Police: 750 bags of heroin found stuffed in teddy bear

A prosecutor in Massachusetts says 750 bags of heroin were found stuffed inside a teddy bear in a child's bedroom during a drug raid

Pentagon gets more flexibility on Iraq, Syria troops

The Pentagon is getting greater flexibility to determine the number of U.S. troops in Iraq and Syria

Monument review includes oceans, tribal lands and Sequoias

President Donald Trump's call to review 24 national monuments established by three former presidents puts in limbo protections on large swaths of land home to ancient cliff dwellings, towering Sequoias and deep canyons as well as oceans habitat



Connecticut Democrats need a reboot

State Democrats might be expected to do well, in the time of Trump, but voters next election will...


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State college system president defends restructuring plan at Three Rivers

The president of the governing system that oversees the state’s community colleges and regional state universities made his case to Three Rivers Community College for the restructuring plan that he says would help the system out of a...

Recovery coaches fill a vital need of overdose patients

For the past week, overdose patients at Lawrence + Memorial Hospital have been offered a new service that could keep them from coming back.