Part of Interstate 95 Northbound in Darien has been closed early Friday morning due to a truck accident.
Connecticut Department of Labor Commissioner Kurt Westby announced Wednesday that investigations conducted by the department recovered and paid over $870,000 in wages owed to 264 employees of McDonald’s restaurants at three I-95 service plazas.
Animal rights group sues to prevent Mystic Aquarium from acquiring five more beluga whales for research
An animal rights group is suing in federal court to stop Mystic Aquarium from acquiring five more beluga whales for research, saying they would be harmed by the trip from Canada and by being torn from long-term relationships with others of their species.
LAJAS BLANCAS, Panama (AP) — Duperat Laurette fled Haiti after her country’s massive 2010 earthquake, making her way first to the Dominican Republic, then Chile and five years later to Panama, all with the dream of reaching the U.S. and finding a job to help support 14 siblings left behind in Haiti. The coronavirus finally […]
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders and others from the liberal wing of the Democratic Party called on Democrats from key Midwestern states Wednesday to work together to not only defeat President Donald Trump, but to also forge ahead with a progressive agenda. They spoke to activists from five Midwestern states during a virtual […]
While many businesses have taken a hit during this pandemic, others have been booming. Some in real estate say the coronavirus is pushing younger home buyers out of the city and into their first homes. We are stretching your dollar with why this turned into a year to buy.
Capitol Report: ‘Let’s tax CT segregation’: Mayor Elicker on affordable housing in suburban neighborhoods
Should Connecticut suburbs not hitting their quota for affordable housing have to pay a penalty in the form of taxes? Mayor Justin Elicker joins Capitol Report to discuss just that.
DES MOINES (AP) — Sitting and standing shoulder to shoulder, some without face masks, hundreds of supporters of President Donald Trump jammed into an airplane hangar for an Arizona campaign event this week, ignoring the advice of Trump’s own health experts. Like his boss, Vice President Mike Pence went mask-less in Iowa last week as […]
Michigan defensive back Hunter Reynolds saw the tweets from Trevor Lawrence and other college football players pushing for the opportunity to play this season despite the pandemic. Reynolds, one of the organizers behind a players’ rights movement in the Big Ten, didn’t like the way some on social media seemed to be pitting Lawrence’s message […]
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Soon after arriving in Mexico in 2000, British journalist Jo Tuckman reported on what many Mexicans could scarcely have imagined: the election defeat of the political party that had governed autocratically for 71 years. Tuckman made Mexico her home for the next two decades, reporting, mainly for The Guardian, on drug […]