| Mar 21, 2010
| 4:24 PM
by Mark Silva and Janet Hook first at 9:30 am EDT and updated. Delivering a hard-fought victory in President Barack Obama's year-long pursuit of a national healthcare overhaul, a divided House tonight narrowly approved legislation which both supporters...
| Mar 22, 2010
| 10:27 AM
|| Rep. Gary Ackerman [D, NY-5] || Aye ||
|| Rep. Michael Arcuri [D, NY-24] || Nay ||
|| Rep. Timothy Bishop [D, NY-1] || Aye ||
|| Rep. Yvette Clarke [D, NY-11] || Aye ||
|| Rep. Joseph Crowley [D, NY-7] || Aye ||
|| Rep. Eliot...
| Jun 16, 2010
| 10:38 PM
An already tight budget in the City of Milton in Pierce County is even tighter this week.
You see, the city's *only* public restroom doesn't comply with the Americans With Disabilities Act and the government says it has to be rebuilt even though it'll...
| Jun 29, 2010
The widow hushed the packed chamber and veteran safety officials jolted it as a congressional subcommittee investigating the deadly natural gas explosion at the Kleen Energy power plant Feb. 7 heard testimony Monday at city hall.
"I find it bizarre...
| Jan 3, 2010
If I-84 was called "the Danbury-to-Union Expressway," would it be a boondoggle?
Advocates of mass transit say the answer to that question is important to understanding the cases for three big transportation proposals — a busway between New...
| Jan 31, 2010
Now that other states have grabbed most of the federal stimulus money for high-speed rail systems, does Connecticut still have a chance of building a New Haven-to-Springfield line?
Connecticut congressional leaders and policy planners say the vision of...
| Feb 8, 2010
| 12:24 PM
Possible gaps in safety protocols at the Kleen Energy power plant are at the center of the investigation into Sunday's blast that killed five and injured 12. It occurred during the always-dangerous process of purging, or cleaning, of the underground,...
| Feb 9, 2010
John Larson is a family man. He was born January 24th, 1945 in Evanston, Illinois. His sister Cris is three years older, and growing up the two shared a very close relationship.
Then, in 1964, Cris accepted a teaching job in San Francisco, and she's...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 8:02 PM
Omar Thornton almost slept through his 6 a.m. wakeup call Tuesday, springing to life only after the teenage brother of his girlfriend nudged him awake.
The 34-year-old kissed his girlfriend Kristi Hannah goodbye, told her he loved her, and then left...
| Aug 11, 2010
| 4:50 AM
Hartford Distributors Inc. employees gathered this morning shortly before 7 for a moment of silence before going back to work as a group, eight days after a workplace massacre that left nine people dead.
Teamsters Local 1035 secretary-treasurer and...
| Aug 20, 2010
| 7:35 AM
Natural beauty sells and homebuilders know how to enhance Mother Nature and maximize those "wow" views. The result is scenic trails that connect homeowners with nature and recreation.
While golf course communities used to be the green standard, the...