Tribes would pay for referendums in towns seeking to host third casino

In letters sent Tuesday, MMCT urges elected officials in East Hartford, East Windsor, Hartford and Windsor Locks to “move forward” with whatever process their local charters specify for votes on major development projects.

Blumenthal decries Pfizer tax strategy

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Tuesday he was disappointed by Pfizer Inc.'s plans to use a so-called inversion loophole to dodge billions of dollars in U.S. taxes and said such corporate tactics need to be examined "closely and completely."

German investigation of VW expands to include tax evasion

German prosecutors investigating whether VW should have received tax breaks on some car models




Senate committee opens hearings into failed 38 Studios deal

Senate committee opens hearings into state's failed deal with Curt Schilling's 38 Studios

U.S. home prices jump in September by most in more than a year

US home prices rise by most in more than a year, pushed higher by dwindling supply

U.S. economy grew at 2.1 percent rate in third quarter

US economic growth upgraded to 2.1 percent rate in summer, though still weaker than spring