Cheap gas fueling expanded Thanksgiving travel day

Thanksgiving travel begins with gas prices low, terrorism fears high

Smartphones overtake desktops for holiday shopping

Online shoppers opt for smartphones over tablets and desktops this holiday season

Orders for U.S. durable goods rise strong 3 percent in October

Orders for US durable goods jump 3 percent in October with solid investment advance




Applications for U.S. unemployment benefits fall to 260,000

Fewer Americans sought US unemployment aid last week as applications fall to very low 260,000

Stocks rise with eye on Mideast, Thanksgiving holiday

Global stocks rise in thin pre-Thanksgiving trading, as investors watch strife in Middle East

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.