Scientists hold rally in Boston protest threats to science


Hundreds of scientists and their supporters rallied in historic Copley Square on Sunday, demanding that the Trump administration accept empirical reality on issues such as climate change and highlighting the centrality of objective information to...

Hoarding hampers attempts to reach woman who died in fire

Connecticut fire officials say a woman has died after a fire broke out in a Norwalk home with extreme hoarding conditions

Small plane makes belly landing at Ellington Airport

The pilot of a small plane performing touch-and-go landings at a Connecticut airport has made a belly landing

UConn Health to close its fire department

UConn Health plans to shut down its fire department and paramedic services due to financial pressures

Company involved in fatal trench collapse faces arraignment

A Boston company and its owner are facing arraignment on manslaughter and other charges in connection with a trench collapse in October that killed two workers

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Senators ask Trump to help people reduce home energy costs

Two senators from New England are leading a coalition of senators who are asking President Donald Trump to prioritize funding for programs that reduce home energy costs for low-income households

Man arrested after sideswiping Connecticut police cruiser

Connecticut state police have arrested a Hamden man after he allegedly struck a cruiser with his car on Interstate 95 in Guilford

Democrats holding forums on impact of Obama health care law

Democratic members of Congress from Connecticut are meeting with constituents to discuss the impact of former President Barack Obama's health car law

Hartford police investigating fatal overnight shooting

Hartford Police are investigating an overnight shooting in the city's North End that left one man dead

Bill would require president to disclose financial interests

Members of Congress from Rhode Island and Massachusetts are pushing legislation that would require the president to publicly disclose any personal financial interests that would be at stake before acting on trade matters

More than 25,000 still need to finish health insurance process

Connecticut's health insurance exchange, Access Health CT, says more than 25,000 households have not yet taken the final steps needed to get coverage in 2017

Gov. Malloy honors victims of internment of Japanese-Americans

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has signed a proclamation designating Sunday as Japanese-Americans Day of Remembrance in Connecticut

Lisbon man charged with risk of injury, first-degree sexual assault

State police charged a 27-year-old Lisbon man in Stafford following an investigation of a report from an 11-year-old girl of a sexual relationship with her mother's live-in boyfriend.

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The Mohegans publicly praised their departing gaming chief executive at the same time they...

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New London schools reaching out to families amid growing fears of immigration raids

New London Superintendent Manuel J. Rivera said Monday that he is not aware of any recent Immigration and Customs Enforcement action involving district students or their families, but that school principals have told him of families who have...

Author to make a case for Rachel Carson's relevance today

If Rachel Carson were alive today, she’d been an activist, much like she was up until her death in 1964.

Connecticut Audubon decries rail bypass impact on Connecticut River

The Connecticut Audubon Society has joined the chorus of opposition to the Federal Railroad Administration’s plan for an Old Saybrook to Kenyon, R.I., rail bypass, sending the agency a letter Friday saying the proposed route is...

Tribes, MGM, other 'stakeholders' invited to legislative committee's gambling forum

Session scheduled as the Mashantucket Pequot, Mohegan tribes close in on site for a proposed third Connecticut casino north of Hartford.