| Jun 18, 2014
| 1:46 PM
As Congress works to approve a short-term infusion of cash to prevent a halt in highway and road construction projects this summer, a pair of senators called Wednesday for raising national fuel taxes by 12 cents a gallon over the next two years as part of...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 4:23 PM
As both parties maneuver for advantage in the General Assembly in the November elections, the New Britain and Bristol ballots have two key vacancies.
The Democratic candidate in Senate District 31 and the Republican in Senate District 6 are out of the...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 4:00 AM
In 1993, Bill Clinton was president, "Seinfeld" was on TV and a cellphone was the size of a brick. It was also the last time Congress raised the federal gasoline tax, which pays for roads, bridges and public transit. Over two decades, the cost of building...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 12:35 PM
In the world of highway repairs, the term "cold patch" refers to an asphalt mix that's used to temporarily fill potholes. Congress appears to be inching slowly toward its own version of a cold patch that would maintain funding for highway and transit...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:28 PM
This comes as no surprise to anyone who has to drive on Farmington Avenue in Hartford, but Connecticut's roads are in rough shape. According to a report released Monday by the White House, 41 percent of the state's roads are in poor condition, which...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 10:58 AM
UPDATED: Edward Snowden and the Pulitzer Prizes will be topics Sunday on the morning programs.
Glenn Greenwald is giving his first interview since winning the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service for The Guardian's coverage of Snowden's National Security...
| May 22, 2014
| 2:07 PM
While fighting in Korea, Staff Sgt. Dolores Nieves and other members of the 65th Infantry Regiment were known as Los Diablos de la Montaña, or Devils of the Mountain, for their ability to fling their enemies' grenades back at them before they detonated....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 1:45 PM
WASHINGTON — As Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid resumed his polemic against the Koch brothers Tuesday, Republicans were quick to respond, noting they are not the only ones with a generous billionaire in their corner.
The debate on the Senate...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 2:11 PM
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| Mar 16, 2014
| 1:00 PM
WASHINGTON — Top U.S. officials warned against further Russian military aggression into eastern Ukraine as Americans and Western allies prepared to slap more sanctions on Russian officials and to protect the new government in Kiev.
| Mar 20, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Martha Dean, you had me at "snakes and vermin."
Lee Whitnum, you had me at "whore."
No wonder gentlemen prefer blondes. They talk nasty to you!
Dean's first gubernatorial campaign appearance Tuesday was just a sword, sandal and chariot shy of a De...