(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut) Hartford Police made 17 arrests after demonstrators locked hands and stood in a crosswalk blocking both eastbound and westbound traffic on Central Row downtown during the afternoon rush.Protestors taking part in what was […]
About two dozen UConn students, many wearing red duct tape over their mouths, demonstrated at a meeting of the school’s Board of Trustees to call on the administration to do more to address discrimination on campus.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Police have arrested 19 people at Yale University during a protest calling on the Ivy League school to divest from fossil fuel companies. About 150 people on Thursday formed a […]
An unusual decision to put a transgender girl at a Connecticut women’s prison is sparking a heated debate over how to handle a teenager called dangerous by the state but portrayed as vulnerable by her attorney.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Demonstrators are planning peaceful rallies in Bridgeport to protest a jury’s not-guilty verdict against George Zimmerman in the killing of teenager Trayvon Martin in Florida. The Connecticut Post reports that a […]
Six elderly Massachusetts women are due to go on trial on charges they chained themselves to the gate at the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant two days after the state was hammered by the remnants of Hurricane Irene.
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ A New Britain landlord who lives in New York says he paid protesters to attend a city meeting to criticize an ordinance imposing a $150 fee per housing unit on […]
Occupy New Haven activists are celebrating a year after they pitched tents on New Haven’s Green and six months after they were forced out.
Opposing groups supporting and opposing abortion clashed this morning at the University of Connecticut.
The protest movement that began with anti-corporate greed rallies on Wall Street have made their way to Hartford.