Russian Spy Ship Spotted Offshore From Connecticut; Congressman Says Goal Is To Test U.S.A Russian spy ship patrolling the East Coast was located near a U.S. submarine base off the coast of Connecticut Wednesday.
Assad Warns Of Retaliation For U.S. Strike On SyriaIn an interview on "CBS This Morning,'' Syrian President Bashar Assad says, "You should expect everything.''
Himes Optimistic About Immigration Bill's ChancesThe bill came out of the Senate Judiciary Committee with such momentum that Himes believes it could stand of fair chance of passage in the House.
Connecticut Officials Want More From Feds On Rail SafetyConnecticut officials are calling on the federal government to spend more on rail safety and reliability following the Metro-North Railroad derailment and crash near Bridgeport.
Eye On Politics: Rep. Jim Himes Appointed To Intelligence CommitteeThe 113th Congress is underway and Rep. Jim Himes, Democrat of Connecticut has a new assignment.
Conn. Elected Officials Hold Panel Discussion On Curbing Gun ViolenceAlso Thursday, it was announced that newly retired Connecticut Sen. Joe Lieberman will serve as an adviser to the Sandy Hook School Support Fund's transition team.
Officials React To Mass School Shooting In Newtown, ConnecticutOfficials from Connecticut and beyond are expressing their shock and horror.
Some Connecticut Residents Struggle Through FEMA Application ProcessConnecticut residents have until Dec. 31 – just one more month – to file for individual disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
Romney's Pick Stirs Things Up In Connecticut's 4th Congressional DistrictMitt Romney's pick of Rep. Paul Ryan as his running mate has stirred reaction in the race for Connecticut's 4th Congressional District.
Gov. Malloy Seeks Protective Order Against Fellow DemocratGov. Dan Malloy has filed a protective order against a fellow Democrat who is suing him for alleged slander.
Reps Himes, Murphy Talks Jobs At Roundtable In BridgeportJobs were the topic at a roundtable discussion in Bridgeport Thursday morning, where they were trying to find solutions to America's employment crisis and to assist those who've been out of work for a long time.
Rep. Jim Himes Praises Program To Ease Soldiers' Transition Back To HomefrontWith a high unemployment rate nationwide, returning veterans face a huge challenge joining the workforce.