VW executive apologizes but says scandal not his fault

VW executive apologizes to angry Congress _ but says emissions scandal is not his fault

Home sales surge 15 percent last quarter

The Eastern Connecticut Association of Realtors reported Thursday a 15 percent increase in home sales during the third quarter.

Netflix raising U.S. price for most popular video plan by $1

Netflix boosting US price of top video plan by $1 to cover rising programming costs




Ex-railroad town, Sparks braces for Tesla, Switch boom

Known for a century as the "Rail City," Sparks ready to boom again with Tesla, Switch jobs

Some travelers love to hate the new discount airlines

Discount airlines tout cheap fares, but some passengers find the aggravation isn't worth it

Pfizer drug gets fast-track status

A Pfizer Inc. drug showing promise against a rare form of skin cancer has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration fast-track status, which should speed its development, the company said Wednesday.