Trace Connecticut's railroad heritage on the Air Line Trail

Trace Connecticut's railroad heritage on the Air Line Trail

Travel by bicycle through 20 miles of wilderness and 100 years of railroad history on the Air Line State Park Trail between East Hampton and Willimantic.


Lotteries for July 22, 2019

South Korea fires warning shots at Russian warplane

South Korean jets fired warning shots after a Russian military plane violated South Korea's airspace on Tuesday, Seoul officials said, in the first such incident between the countries.

Tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans demand governor resign

Waving flags, chanting and banging pots and pans, tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans jammed a highway Monday to demand the resignation of Gov. Ricardo Rosselló in a crisis triggered by a leak of offensive, obscenity-laden chat messages between him and his advisers.

Supreme Court Justice Stevens remembered for 'deep devotion' to law

The body of retired justice John Paul Stevens, who died last week at age 99, returned Monday to the Great Hall of the Supreme Court, where he served for 35 terms.

Major League Baseball roundup

Gerrit Cole pitched seven strong innings and Aledmys Diaz, Yordan Alvarez and Yuli Gurriel homered as the Houston Astros jumped on Homer Bailey for nine runs early and sailed to an 11-1 win over the Oakland Athletics.


Day got it right, emergency is now

The problems with repealing the 'Cadillac tax'

The planned tax on high-cost health plans is unpopular, but failing to implement it will contribute to higher health care costs and deficits.

Being 5 for a day; it was wonderful

Harvard should return photos to slave descendants

Lanier and her family deserve to control their ancestors’ images.

Authority must do better

The sudden departure of the chairman, followed by news that a critical deal remains unsigned and the executive director has been placed on leave, suggest an organization in upheaval.

Dismissing hero's legacy

Thanks to the intervention of his treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, only likenesses of white men will appear on U.S. paper money for the duration of Trump's presidency.