| Apr 22, 2011
| 5:40 PM
MARYLAND -- Seventeen state attorneys general are urging Pabst Brewing Co. to stop marketing to young drinkers and halt production of a new malt beverage promoted by rapper Snoop Dogg.
In a letter sent to the Pabst Brewing Co., Maryland Attorney...
| Apr 30, 2011
| 5:16 PM
On April 15, 1861, just days after the first shots of the Civil War were fired at Fort Sumter, President Abraham Lincoln issued a call for 75,000 volunteers. Connecticut was required to supply one regiment.
Men from all over the state responded in droves...
| Jul 12, 2010
A bad guy who preys on young boys is behind bars -- thanks to a street musician in Portland who helped police corner the man.
The street performer told an officer he had just been drinking a beer with a man by the name of Gary who had a southern accent...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 12:07 PM
If a company dumped the black goop behind a factory, it would violate all sorts of environmental laws and face an expensive hazardous-waste cleanup.
But playgrounds, parking lots and driveways in many communities are coated every spring and summer with...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 12:31 PM
Facebook has agreed to modify its terms and conditions of use for state agencies after Colorado and 14 other states objected to some of them.
Changes announced Wednesday by Colorado Attorney General John Suthers include striking provisions that...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 3:19 PM
Two new faces will join the Fox CT news team in the next two weeks, the Hartford TV station announced Monday.
Jeevan Vittal will begin Jan.17, and Ayana Noni Harry starts Jan. 24.
"Jeevan and Ayana are two very talented reporters," said Fox CT news...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 6:26 AM
A mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain iced over roads, driveways and sidewalks from Delaware up into New England on Tuesday, making for a slippery and messy morning commute.
Patricia Ricciardi, 49, used a tissue to wipe sludge off the cuffs of her...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 8:42 AM
A storm that had been predicted for days caught much of the East Coast off guard with its ferocity, tearing through with lightning, thunder and mounds of wet snow, leaving more than 300,000 customers around the nation's capital without power Thursday...
| Aug 19, 2010
| 6:17 PM
It's been a roller-coaster ride — and not the fun kind — for same-sex couples in California who want to tie the knot.
First there was the nail-biting trial over Proposition 8, the constitutional amendment approved by a narrow majority of...
| Aug 21, 2010
| 2:02 PM
The state of Pennsylvania is well-represented in the preseason college football rankings. Penn State is #19 and Pitt is #15. Alabama is number 1.
1 Alabama (54) 0-0 1491 1 2 Ohio State (3) 0-0 1400 5 3 Boise State (1) 0-0 1336 4 4...
| Aug 27, 2010
HOW IT GOT ITS NAME: From George Washington, who had traveled through the area on more than one occasion, and to commemorate the fact that it was the first town in Connecticut to be incorporated after the signing of the Declaration of Independence....