| Apr 19, 2011
| 3:32 PM
Today, one year after the offshore rig explosion and record oil spill that blotted our beaches and stained tourists' image of a perfect vacation spot, Florida appears just as welcoming as ever to drilling closer to its shoreline.
Tar balls are still...
| Apr 28, 2011
| 6:54 AM
A toxic stew of technical problems and the whims of the weather have us seriously behind the eight ball this morning, So without further ado, here's the top five stories making news this 28th day of April.
1. A clear majority of Pennsylvanians (53...
| May 17, 2011
| 1:49 PM
As the director of communications for the New Haven Public School System, Chris Hoffman now stands against many of the things he stood for when he was an investigative journalist for the New Haven Register. Like transparency. Instead of working for it,...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 3:21 PM
In this edition of the Friday Files, we're looking at everything from political lies to a contest for Florida's most unpopular politician.
But first, I have a game for you to play:
This year, while no one was looking, President Barack Obama made...
| May 31, 2011
| 12:17 PM
An immigrant and graduate of UConn, state Sen. Toni Boucher (R-Wilton) was one of the most vocal opponents of a bill that would allow undocumented immigrants to attend state universities at in-state tuition rates.
The bill, which cleared the state Senate...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 5:30 PM
From less than $1 million to $25 million or more, the amount of money it takes to get your name on a building at one of Connecticut's institutions varies greatly.
Linda McMahon, the former wrestling executive now running for U.S. Senate, gave Sacred...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 6:04 AM
The second poll in a week shows Mitt Romney cutting deep into Rick Santorum's lead in Pennsylvania.
Romney now trails Santorum by just six points in the state with 35 percent to Santorum's 41 percent, according to a Quinnipiac University survey...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 8:43 AM
Got a call the other day from a Republican friend, one of those traditional Connecticut middle-of-the-road GOP types, the sort who trends liberal on social issues but thinks wild-assed Democratic spending sucks. He was sounding rather relieved.
| Apr 18, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Come one, come all, Quinnipiac student or not, to QU's first music festival. Festapalooza, which features a smattering of bands from under the tri-state area stamp, looks like a really fun time. For $5, you will experience Titus Andronicus, Bomb the Music...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 1:02 PM
El candidato presidencial republicano Mitt Romney lidera la intención de voto, tres semanas antes de las primarias en Florida, pero más de la mitad de los republicanos en el estado podrían optar por otro candidato.
Una nueva encuesta de Quinnipiac...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:51 PM
In a move that could change Connecticut's liquor landscape, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will propose allowing Sunday sales of alcohol at package stores and beer at supermarkets.
The change must be approved by the state legislature, which has repeatedly...