About seventy members of the Connecticut National Guard’s 143rd Batallion are leaving for Southwest Asia. The Waterbury-based unit will provide operational, logistical and personnel support for combat forces, the way it did in its 2006 […]
he Senate overwhelmingly confirmed President Barack Obama’s choice of five-term Sen. John Kerry to be secretary of state, with Republicans and Democrats praising him as the ideal successor to Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Milford-based Subway, the world’s largest fast food chain with 38,000 locations, is facing widespread criticism after a man who appears to be from Australia posted a photo on the company’s Facebook page of one of its footlong sandwiches next to a tape measure that shows the sub is just 11 inches.
The Russian navy on Thursday hoisted its flag on a new nuclear powered submarine intended to form a key part of the country’s future nuclear deterrent.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Newtown is receiving $500,000 in state economic development aid for stores and other companies that lost business due to the arrival of hundreds of news reporters and others immediately after the […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy has taken a pass on committing to whether he’ll vote to confirm President Barack Obama’s nomination of Chuck Hagel as Pentagon chief while offering strong praise for […]
WASHINGTON (AP) _ President Barack Obama has addressed a stunned nation for a second time regarding the Connecticut school massacre, saying the country is “heavy with hurt.” In his weekly media message, Obama said, “We […]
Eighty Connecticut Air National Guard members will be home from Afghanistan in time for Thanksgiving.
STAMFORD, Conn. (WTIC/AP) – Joe Lieberman, Conn. senator and head of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs, said that his committee has launched a formal investigation into the Sept. 11 attack on U.S. diplomats […]
Two men extradited from Britain have pleaded not guilty in a Connecticut court to federal charges that they provided terrorists in Afghanistan and Chechnya with cash, recruits and equipment.