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Conn. Police Stymied Finding ID Of Man In Casino Bus Stabbings

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Connecticut State Police are stymied as they try to identify the man who slashed two passengers in a box-cutter rampage aboard a bus on Interstate 95 before he was fatally shot by a trooper. 345 more words


Westport Police: Man Posed As Wedding Guest, Stole Cards With Cash From Couple

WESTPORT, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Westport police are looking for a man they say posed as a guest at a wedding reception and stole gifts from the bride and groom. 343 more words


Consumer Expert: Use Caution When Paying With Debit, Credit Cards

WALLINGFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — The holiday shopping season is right around the corner, and consumers should think carefully about how they use debit and credit cards, an expert says. 238 more words


South Windsor Official Wants To Speed Up Approval Process For State Roads Involved In Town Projects

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (CBSNewYork) – One town manager in Connecticut isn’t too happy about the time it takes to get local projects greenlit.

Matthew Galligan, town manager of South Windsor, told WCBS 880’s Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau the problem starts at the top… 225 more words


Stamford HS Admins Plead Not Guilty To Failing To Report Student-Teacher Relationship

STAMFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) – The Stamford High School principal and vice principal both appeared in court Wednesday on charges they failed to report to a sexual relationship between a teacher and a student to authorities. 330 more words


Poll: Connecticut Governor Race A Dead Heat

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A Quinnipiac University poll shows Connecticut’s race for governor is a dead heat.

The survey of 1,085 likely voters, released Wednesday, indicates… 325 more words


CL&P Rate Hike Foes Include Public Officials, Customers

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — There’s strong opposition from state officials and the public to Connecticut Light & Power’s request for a rate hike.

As WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported, ratepayers have turned up en masse at public hearings  313 more words