| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:27 PM
The Navy's cost-managing strategy for aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford "obscures visibility" of its true price tag, and Congress should consider revising the law to improve accountability, a federal watchdog agency said Thursday.
| Nov 19, 2014
| 6:09 PM
For more than half a century, the Federal Aviation Administration has piloted the development of sensible aviation regulation in the United States. Unfortunately, when Congress enacted legislation in 2012 directing the FAA to craft rules for small...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 4:39 PM
STORRS – The UConn hockey team isn't likely to win many games in which it doesn't play well for three periods. The roster doesn't feature a player who will consistently bail out the Huskies on an off night.
"We don't have LeBron," coach Mike...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 8:28 PM
HARTFORD – Evan Richardson had come down the wing and fired the puck off the post, low and to the left of RPI goalie Scott Diebold. It was early in the third period, perhaps the most precise and lively 20 minutes UConn has put together all season,...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Nearly 50 people gathered at Chicago City Hall on Thursday calling for city and school officials to try to recoup money spent on costly school borrowing deals. Some demonstrators were eventually removed by police.
The Chicago Teachers Union and other...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 5:18 PM
Federal regulators announced Thursday that the Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant may continue to keep its spent fuel at the southern Maryland plant for another 40 years.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission renewed permission for the plant's owner, Exelon...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 8:04 PM
The state's top consumer advocate is accusing Connecticut Light & Power of submitting manipulated evidence and dishonest testimony to utility regulators regarding its controversial $221 million rate case.
Seeking sanctions against the state's largest...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 1:28 PM
The Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant will face increased regulatory oversight after an August finding that a miscalculation on the operators' part could have led to an unnecessary emergency response to an insignificant radiation leak.
| Oct 30, 2014
Chicago-based Exelon's profit rose 26 percent in the third quarter on higher revenue at its regulated utilities.
The country's largest owner of nuclear power plants, Exelon reported net income of $993 million, or $1.15 per share, versus $738 million, or...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 4:54 PM
HARTFORD — When his collegiate season ended in March, Ryan Haggerty embarked on a professional hockey career.
But rather than stepping off the RPI campus and onto the AHL ice, Haggerty reported for duty with the New York Rangers. He was just 21...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Builders of the proposed PennEast Pipeline plan to push deeper into the Lehigh Valley to reach potential industrial customers in the Lower Saucon and Bethlehem areas.
Under a proposal discussed with federal regulators last month, PennEast would build a...