Uber to pay $28.5M to settle safety ad lawsuits

Uber says it will pay $28.5 million to settle two lawsuits that said the ride-hailing firm misled customers about its safety procedures and fees

Bloomberg cautiously eyes 3rd party presidential bid

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg sees an opportunity emerging in presidential politics after Hillary Clinton's blowout defeat in New Hampshire combined with Donald Trump's ascension in the tumultuous Republican race

Rubio eyes brokered convention after NH setback

The best hope of the Republican establishment just a week ago, Marco Rubio suddenly faces a path to his party's presidential nomination that could require a brokered national convention

Scientists detect Einstein-predicted gravitational waves

In a blockbuster announcement, scientists say they have finally detected gravitational waves _ the ripples in the fabric of space-time that Einstein predicted a century ago

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Frigid weekend prompts warnings for local residents

With a polar air mass from Canada settling over the region this weekend, southeastern Connecticut residents are being warned to brace for the coldest temperatures so far this winter on Saturday and Sunday, and take steps to avoid frostbite.

USS Missouri returns home to Groton

The return of the USS Missouri brought about a hundred people to the Naval Submarine Base on a chilly Friday, welcoming sailors who returned from a six-month deployment.

Friday fish and chips in Stonington

Volunteer Joe Abbott, right, of Westerly hands an order to volunteer George Crouse to take to customers in the dinning room during the Friday Fish and Chips dinner at the Portuguese Holy Ghost Society in Stonington Borough Friday.

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Malloy, Wyman, Murphy, Blumenthal, Courtney, DeLauro, Esty et al got Berned

Connecticut's Democratic establishment all campaigned for Clinton in New Hampshire.

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Police: Boston robbery suspects all wearing GPS devices

It didn't take Boston police long to track down three suspects in an armed convenience store robbery

Van hits plane at Boston airport; no injuries reported

A refueling van has struck a plane at Boston's Logan International Airport, damaging the jet but causing no injuries to the passengers