Connecticut Lawmakers Pass State Budget With Major Cuts, LayoffsA revised $19.7 billion Connecticut state budget that attempts to fix a projected $960 million deficit has passed the state House of Representatives, and now heads to Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's desk.
Conn. Healthcare Workers Strike Tentative Minimum Wage DealHealthcare workers struck a tentative deal that, if approved, will raise the minimum wage for some certified nursing assistants in the Connecticut to $15 per hour.
Malloy: Relationship With MTA Has Improved Since Metro-North MishapsConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Friday he believes the Metropolitan Transportation Authority has a ``more respectful attitude'' toward the state in the wake of various crises involving the Metro-North Railroad.
Mayor De Blasio, Progressive Leaders Discuss Income GapMayor Bill de Blasio, aiming to have a larger national profile as a leader of liberal causes, gathered a group of progressive elected officials and civic leaders on Thursday to fashion a call for solutions to the nation's growing income inequality.
Malloy Bans State-Funded Travel To Indiana Over 'Religious Freedom' LawConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Monday banned state-funded travel to Indiana, because of the controversial new “religious freedom” law that critics say enables discrimination against the LGBT community.
Tri-State Area Under Big Chill As Temperatures DropArctic air and wicked wind chills have followed the snow that fell across the Tri-State area, bringing bitter cold temperatures to much of the region.
Reports: Connecticut Faces 3 Years of Budget DefecitsBudget offices for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the General Assembly are predicting Connecticut could face budget deficits over the next three fiscal years.
Foley Concedes Defeat, Malloy Declares Victory In Conn. Race For GovernorRepublican Tom Foley on Wednesday conceded defeat to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in Connecticut governor's race, a bruising and expensive rematch of the 2010 contest.
AP: Gubernatorial Elections In Multiple States To Test Christie's Stumping PowerNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will not be on the ballot Tuesday, but he will face the first major test of his national electoral might as voters head to the polls in nearly a dozen competitive governors' races.
New Poll Gives Malloy Slight Lead Over Foley In Connecticut Governor's RaceGov. Dannel P. Malloy and Republican challenger Tom Foley are competing for last-minute votes as new polling shows the Democratic incumbent leading slightly in the tight race.
7-Year-Old Milford Student Allowed Back To School After Ebola FearsMilford schools and the father of a 7-year-old girl barred for three weeks because of Ebola fears have agreed to the youngster's return, three days day earlier than planned.
Nurse Quarantined In New Jersey Could Face More Isolation At Home In MaineNurse Kaci Hickox traveled in a private vehicle to Maine after being released from University Hospital in Newark on Monday.