| Jun 18, 2015
| 5:00 AM
California lawmakers are, again, getting close to adopting the state's first system to regulate medical marijuana. Even if they're 20 years late and it's difficult to craft laws for a largely lawless industry, legislators must not let another session...
| Jun 15, 2015
| 5:00 AM
The trucking industry is in crisis for one simple reason: It cannot find enough people to sit behind the wheel.
The American Trucking Assns., a trade group, estimates that trucks carry more than 67% of the country's total freight by weight. Trucking is...
| 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 12, 2014
| 5:25 PM
BLACKSBURG — There are blue-chip recruits, the borderline prospects that need to find the right position in college, guys that might be able to make an impact for a college football program if they get all the breaks — and then there's Wade...
| 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...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:28 PM
Frontier Communications passed the final major hurdle in its pursuit of acquiring AT&T Connecticut's wireline operations Tuesday when utility regulators approved the $2 billion telecom deal.
In its approval, the state Public Utilities Regulatory...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 2:55 PM
California’s political watchdog agency will consider quadrupling a fine against newly reelected CalPERS board Vice President Priya Mathur for failing to file timely campaign finance reports for 2012 and 2013.
The proposed penalty follows a...
| 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...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 3:03 PM
PennEast Pipeline is pulling back from sending its officials to appear at municipal meetings after a series of heavily attended public forums in New Jersey last week.
Company officials are still scheduled to appear briefly Wednesday evening at a meeting...