Government Says Colder Weather Will Boost Winter Heating BillsResidents can expect to pay more to heat their homes this winter than they did last year.
Study: Connecticut Among Safest States For Gun ViolenceThe national report alleges that firearms-related deaths were “significantly” lower in states that had passed laws to ban assault weapons and require trigger locks or the safe storage of guns.
Hurricane Matthew Brushing North Florida CoastThe western eye wall of Hurricane Matthew is brushing the northern Florida coast. At 11 a.m. the center of the powerful Category 3 hurricane was about 35 miles east-northeast of Daytona Beach and 95 miles southeast of Jacksonville. A turn toward the north is expected Friday night or Saturday.
Lost Evidence, Misconduct Make Defending Cosby HardBill Cosby’s lawyers reportedly blame his arrest on sexual assault charges on “a perfect storm” of alleged mistakes by a federal judge and misconduct by an ambitious prosecutor and celebrity lawyer Gloria Allred.
Evacuations Ordered In Florida, South Carolina As Matthew NearsFlorida canceled classes along its Atlantic coastline and theme parks kept a watchful eye as Hurricane Matthew picked up speed heading to the East Coast. Further up the East Coast, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley also announced plans starting Wednesday afternoon to evacuate a quarter million people, not counting tourists, from its vulnerable coastline.
CT Revenue Department Denies Trump's Leaked Tax Return Came From ThemConnecticut's Department of Revenue Services is denying that the leaked information about Donald Trump's 20-year old tax returns came from their office.
Police Try To Quell Anger After Shooting Triggers Unrest
NYC Explosion an "Intentional Act"More than 25 people injured, 1 critically from an explosion in a crowded Chelsea neighborhood in Manhattan on Saturday night.
Mylan Launching Cheaper, Generic Version Of EpiPen; Connecticut Senator Slams Price Hikes"More must be done - and more quickly - to make this life-saving drug more affordable," Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Connecticut, said. -
FDA Advises Zika Screening For All US Blood CentersThe Food and Drug Administration wants all U.S. blood banks to start screening for Zika virus, a major expansion intended to protect the nation's blood supply from the mosquito-borne disease.
Biden Announces New Funding For Amtrak Northeast CorridorFederal officials are announcing new funding for Amtrak's passenger rail system and stressing the need for continued investment in America's transportation infrastructure.
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.