CT unemployment rate dips as jobs added

WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Labor officials say employers in Connecticut added 2,200 jobs in April, helping to push down the unemployment ra…

Simon, Brickell court case continued

NORWALK, Conn. (AP) — Paul Simon and his wife, singer Edie Brickell, have appeared briefly in court for their disorderly conduct case.

3 seals released into the wild in R.I.

CHARLESTOWN, R.I. (AP) — Three seals have been released back into the wild in Rhode Island, after being nursed back to health at the Mystic…

CT sees slight drop in prison population

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut officials say the state’s prison population is down slightly from a year ago, corresponding with a drop …

CT hospital warns of insulin pen problem

DERBY, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut hospital is urging more than 3,000 patients to be tested for diseases after discovering that insulin pens…

After 1st gay marriages, `joy spread'

The lead lawyer in the landmark court case behind the first same-sex marriages in Massachusetts and the nation says none of the dire predict…

Route 202 in Holyoke back open

Route 202 in Holyoke is back open Saturday morning after a section was closed overnight due to a fuel spill.