LIMA, Peru (AP) — Once a week, barber Josué Yacahuanca makes his way up the dusty hills of Peru’s capital, heading into its poorest neighborhoods carrying a treasured golden briefcase that holds his life’s passion — five clipper blades, 20 combs, four scissors and a bottle with alcohol. Yacahuanca seeks out clients devastated by a […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose again Tuesday, part of a strong and worldwide rally for markets, after a big rebound in buying at U.S. stores and online raised hopes that the economy can escape its recession relatively quickly. The S&P 500 climbed 1.9% for its third straight gain, bringing it back within 8% of […]
It’s that time of year and Connecticut growers are opening for business.
TOP OF THE HOUR: — A group of interfaith leaders held a prayer vigil outside St. John’s Church near the White House. — The mother of Trayvon Martin joined hundreds of demonstrators at a rally in downtown Miami. — At least seven Minneapolis police officers have quit and another seven are in the process of […]
At Stew Leonard’s in Newington, the butcher shop shelves are packed even amid the COVID-19 pandemic that has created meat shortages and purchase limits.
Celebrities from stage and screen have been sending messages of encouragement and thanks to first responders and health workers right here in Connecticut.
EL DORADO HILLS, Calif. (KTXL) — Cooking has become a necessary skill during the stay-at-home restriction and that necessity inspired “The Quarantine Cookbook.” The author, from El Dorado Hills in Northern California, is not your typical chef. “You melt peanut butter with the chocolate chips and then, when you’re done with that, you put in […]
Day care centers in Connecticut have been considered essential businesses and have been given permission to stay open during the COVID-19 outbreak.
UConn Health officials confirmed Sunday that one of their patients has tested positive for COVID-19.
Staying at home is extremely important during the coronavirus outbreak, but so is remaining active, both in body and mind.