DEEP: Avoid Fish Due To Southington ContaminationThe state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is advising the public not to eat fish from a section of the Quinnipiac River in Southington.
Mylan Says It Will Expand Programs That Lower EpiPen CostsMylan, in the face of heated criticism over price hikes for its EpiPen emergency allergy treatment, is bulking up programs that help patients pay for the drug. The generic drug maker laid out a plan on Thursday to expand its patient assistance program and offer $300 savings cards for its EpiPen 2-Pak.
Maine Gov. LePage: Most Drug Dealers Arrested Are Black, HispanicMaine Gov. Paul LePage is in hot water once again for comments about drug dealers arrested in the state, saying photos he's collected show more than 90 percent of them are black or Hispanic.
Former Pro Wrestler Running For LegislatureA former professional wrestler who once grappled with the likes of Hulk Hogan is now running for a state representative seat in Connecticut.
Sen. Manchin Mum On EpiPen Hikes By Daughter's Drug CompanyAs a pharmaceutical company run by U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin's daughter faces scrutiny for hiking prices on life-saving allergy injection pens, Manchin is remaining mum.
Several CT Swimming Areas Closed Due To High Bacteria LevelsSeveral state run swimming area have been closed due to high bacteria levels, the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection announced Wednesday.
Connecticut Sued Over Restrictions On Public School OptionsA group of parents has filed a lawsuit alleging that Connecticut's restrictions on magnet schools, charter schools and school choice programs are unconstitutional and have forced thousands of low-income and minority students to attend low-performing schools.
Malloy To Attend Opening Of UConn's New Residence HallConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will be among those in attendance for the opening of the University of Connecticut's new residence hall.
Liquor Chain Challenges Connecticut Minimum Pricing LawNational liquor retailer Total Wine & More is taking Connecticut to court over the state's minimum pricing rules for certain alcoholic beverages.
No Swimming At Several State ParksA number state swimming areas are off limits for the time being due to higher than normal bacteria levels in the water.
Lawmakers Say Keep Marine One Maintenance In ConnecticutConnecticut's congressional delegation is urging the U.S. Navy to suspend any possible plans to shift maintenance of the Marine One presidential helicopter fleet from Sikorsky Aircraft in Stratford to a facility in Florida.
Connecticut On Track To Meet Goal Of Ending Chronic HomelessnessConnecticut is reportedly expected to meet its goal of ending chronic homelessness by year's end, based on current data projections shared at an event Monday highlighting the news in Hartford.