The White House’s budget office has notified federal agencies that the government is shutting down Tuesday, after lawmakers failed to reach an agreement on a temporary spending plan.
The Secret Service arrested a man Monday night for allegedly tossing firecrackers over the fence at the White House.
After years of struggling as a whole nationally, the conference is set to have its best overall season in a very long time.
Visiting monuments this Memorial Day is a refreshing way of fostering a child’s education outside of the classroom, paying tribute to those who died in war and remembering America’s leaders.
It looks like Connecticut won’t become the fourth state in the country to allow assisted suicide, at least not this year.
26 cyclists from Connecticut will wrap up a four-day ride to Washington today as they push for tougher gun laws.
President Barack and First Lady Michelle Obama will headline two inaugural balls Monday night, but two nights earlier, the kids were set to get their turn.
More than 6,000 people entered a lottery for tickets to President Barack Obama’s inauguration ceremony in Washington Monday at the office of U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.), and there were 120 winners.
Another pro women’s soccer league will try to succeed where two previous attempts have failed.
In New York, Gov. Andrew Cuomo previously proposed decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana in public.
Last week boasted one of the most entertaining college-football Saturdays in recent memory. It would be almost impossible to duplicate, but nevertheless Week 7 will be just as action-packed.
I know Syracuse likes to market themselves as “New York’s team” and there are a lot of Orange fans in the area—but this one will be U-G-L-Y.
Basketball in New Rochelle just got real interesting. Again. Norvel Pelle’s decision to attend Iona makes the Gaels a national story for the second consecutive season.
Two Democrats and two Republicans will compete in next Tuesday’s Connecticut primaries, in the hopes of securing their respective party’s nomination for the chance to fill the Senate seat of Joe Lieberman (D), who is retiring.
President Obama has made too many changes to the White House and had too many parties to be allowed back for another 4 years.