Connecticut Rep. Jim Himes Calls On Congress To Help Replace I-95 Bridge In StamfordThe senator said Congress has been funding repairs for the Stamford bridge and other spans nationwide in piecemeal fashion.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy Unveils Plan To Pay For Walk Bridge ReplacementGov. Dannel Malloy announced Thursday the Connecticut Department of Transportation's plan for closing the $188 million funding gap toward the $465 million project.
NYPD Says It Is Not Aware Of Any Specific Terror Threat Against The CityMayor Bill de Blasio says New York City is "constantly vigilant'' against any terror threat posed by recent violence in Iraq.
Metro-North New Haven Line Upgrades Almost DoneA major upgrade to Metro-North's New Haven line is nearly complete -- and it should help cut the number of stalled trains on the commuter railroad.
U.S. Officials Say Libya Consulate Attack May Have Been Targeted On 9/11 Anniversary Ambassador Chris Stevens, 52, was killed when he and a group of embassy employees went to the consulate to try to evacuate staff as the building came under attack by a mob guns and rocket-propelled grenades.
Report: Connecticut's Chris Shays Moves Closer To U.S. Senate RunIt was a bitter defeat when Republican Rep. Chris Shays lost his Congressional seat in Fairfield County to Democrat Jim Himes during the 2008 Obama sweep.
Chris Shays Reportedly Eyes Joe Lieberman's Senate SeatHe was a popular Congressman ousted by Democrat Jim Himes, who won the seat in the President Barack Obama sweep in 2008.
Clinton Stumps For Malloy In Conn. Governor's Race
It's Official: No Social Security Increase Next YearTo make up for the lack of a cost of living adjustment, members of Congress are pushing for a one-time payment of $250 for seniors.