| Aug 26, 2014
| 4:42 PM
HARTFORD — Maggie McKenzie II makes it day-to-day on a tight, fixed income.
She struggles with her health and recently cut back on her television service to meet her budget. She waits in line to pick up food from a nearby Baptist church....
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:03 AM
An environmental group filed a petition Tuesday seeking to shut down California's last remaining nuclear power plant until regulators have taken a more extensive look at its ability to withstand an earthquake.
The filing by Friends of the Earth came a...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 7:15 PM
A former federal inspector has urged regulators to shut down California's last nuclear power plant until it can be determined whether the facility can stand up to an earthquake off the Central Coast.
Michael Peck, the former senior resident inspector at...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:54 PM
EAST HARTFORD — State Rep. Henry Genga, D-East Hartford, is encouraging residents to attend a public hearing Aug. 27 on a request by Connecticut Light & Power to increase its fixed-rate residential surcharge.
Joining a push by electricity companies...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Allentown is engaged in a high-stakes effort to keep PPL Corp.'s soon-to-be-created power generation and marketing spinoff company Talen Energy in its Neighborhood Improvement Zone.
In a July filing with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 2:02 PM
William and Mary women's soccer mainstay John Daly has a team he likes, with a solid returning nucleus and an outstanding freshman class. What he doesn't have is a set lineup or an offense that's demonstrated the ability to finish and to close out...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:44 PM
The Marcellus Shale is growing up, and the growing pains aren't over.
After years of cautionary comments that the natural gas drilling boom was in its infancy, the industry is showing signs of moving to a different stage.
With more than 8,000 shale...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 7:48 AM
Internet company Gogo Inc. on Monday reported a second-quarter loss in part due to increased fees and regulatory approval costs from expanding its service internationally.
It also said it expects to hit the low end of its adjusted income for the full...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:59 PM
James Perkins sees the federal Bureau of Land Management more as a belligerent occupying army than a government agency serving U.S. citizens, including those like him in south-central Utah.
Perkins is the sheriff of Garfield County, a rural bastion...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 3:58 PM
If you're curious about how Pacific Gas & Electric managed to flout gas line safety rules for years, and why there's reason to doubt that the California Public Utilities Commission will hold the company fully responsible for the explosion that destroyed a...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 5:36 PM
The two candidates running for state insurance commissioner present a stark contrast. The incumbent, Democrat Dave Jones, has used his regulatory authority to push insurers to slow the growth of premiums for auto, home and other property and casualty...