Malloy Released Deficit Mitigation ProposalGovernor Dannel Malloy has released a proposed deficit mitigation plan for state lawmakers to consider as a means to eliminate a $208 million deficit in the bipartisan budget they passed earlier this fall.
8 Police Dog Teams Trained To Detect ExplosivesEight new police dog teams trained in detecting explosives have graduated from a Connecticut State Police program.
Franken To Resign From SenateMinnesota Sen. Al Franken, once a rising star in Democratic Party, is resigning amid sexual misconduct allegations.
Bronin To Form Exploratory Committee For GovernorWeeks after he announced he was considering a run for governor, Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin is forming an exploratory committee-- moving one step closer to becoming a candidate.
Elizabeth Esty: 'Unspeakable' That Congress Would Expand Gun Owner Rights In BillThe House has approved a Republican bill making it easier for gun owners to legally carry concealed weapons across state lines.
Plans To Scale Back Medicare Assistance Program DelayedConnecticut's Department of Social Services says it will slow down plans to reduce eligibility for a program that helps cover the cost of Medicare-related expenses for up to 113,000 senior citizens and people with disabilities.
Tribes Want To Be Part Of Any Potential Casino ExpansionConnecticut's two federally recognized tribes say they ``want to be part of the discussion'' if the General Assembly wants to expand gambling further, especially to Bridgeport.
Conyers Says He'll Retire From CongressU.S. Rep. John Conyers _ beset with allegations of sexual harassment by former staff members _ announced Tuesday that he is retiring. The 88-year-old Conyers made the announcement while speaking with Detroit radio talk show host Mildred Gaddis.
Prosecutors: Manafort Wrote Op-Ed With Colleague In RussiaProsecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller say Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been working on an op-ed essay with a longtime colleague "assessed to have ties'' to a Russian intelligence service.
Call Center Hours Extended At Access Health CTConnecticut's health insurance marketplace is extending call center operating hours to help people sign up for health insurance before the shortened open enrollment period ends.
UConn Students Call For End To Campus Hate SpeechThe call comes after an altercation during an on campus speech titled "It's OK To Be White"
Renters Rebate Enrollees To Get Delayed ChecksAbout 8,000 checks will go out daily until all 50,000 have been sent