GOP struggles to govern despite a monopoly in Washington

The Republican Party of "no" for Democrat Barack Obama's eight years in office is having a hard time getting to "yes" in the early Donald Trump era

Blaming conservatives, Trump signals new openness to Dems

President Donald Trump is attacking conservative lawmakers after the failure of the Republican bill to replace "Obamacare."

Nationwide protests bring thousands to Russia's streets

Russia's opposition, often written off by critics as a small and irrelevant coterie of privileged urbanites, put on an impressive nationwide show of strength with scores of protest rallies spanning the vast country

46 dogs, saved from slaughter, arrive in NY from South Korea

Forty-six dogs have been flown to New York from South Korea after being rescued at a farm where they were to be slaughtered for human consumption


A final toast

Parke Spicer, left, original owner of Parke's Place in Preston, raises his mimosa for a toast, after his daughter Beverly Coti, behind him, current owner of the diner, finishes saying a few words to customers and family members.

State plans improvements for I-95 interchange in East Lyme

The state Department of Transportation will unveil plans next month to redesign the Interstate 95 Exit 74 interchange with Route 161, with construction anticipated to begin in four years.

Parishioners make their mark on St. Michael ceiling beams

More than 100 worshippers came to the Pawcatuck church to write their names in silver permanent marker on the the arched wooden beams that will hold up the roof of the new church.



Is the Fairfield County golden goose dying?

Prices of real estate in some of Connecticut's priciest suburbs are down, with demand for big...


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Will NYC invite the 'Fearless Girl' to stay on Wall Street?

The question facing New York City is whether the 'Fearless Girl' statue should stand up to Wall Street's charging bull forever

1 dead, 1 injured after car strikes ceiling of tunnel

Authorities say one person was killed and another was injured after the car they were in went airborne and struck the ceiling of a tunnel in Boston