| Nov 1, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Storm: Repair crews across the Northeast were making progress on Tuesday in restoring power cut by a winter snow storm, but about 1.9 million people remained without electricity, with Connecticut especially hard hit....
| Nov 6, 2011
| 4:34 PM
JetBlue Airways and the parent company for American Airlines could face stiff fines for stranding hundreds of passengers in planes on an airport tarmac for seven hours during a snowstorm last month. But a lawyer who specializes in business litigation........
| Jul 10, 2011
| 6:50 PM
A retired state trooper working in Afghanistan as a contractor was killed Saturday.
Paul Protzenko, 46, of Enfield, who retired from the state police in 2009, was in Afghanistan training local police officers in crime scene investigation and police...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 1:57 AM
Bradley International Airport has a planned closure going on today, Bradley spokesman John Wallace said.
Wallace said that on any given day 40-45 aircraft are on the runaway and today, there are less than 10.
Also, there were only half a dozen people...
| Nov 12, 2011
NEW YORK — JetBlue has begun refunding the passengers of five flights who were stranded on the tarmac of a Connecticut airport for as much as eight hours during the Northeastern snowstorm two weeks ago, an airline spokeswoman said.
| Feb 14, 2012
| 2:00 PM
Bet you thought Connecticut's problems could be solved by more jobs, better education, streamlined government or a better tax system.
Nope. Our real trouble apparently has a lot to do with stinky "marketing."
We don't do a good job of marketing our...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 1:45 PM
The federal government spends about $60 million a year keeping Connecticut's 103rd Airlift Wing flying out of Bradley International Airport, which is the reason some military folks around here were real worried about Pentagon budget cuts.
After all, does...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 1:06 PM
I’m feeling guilty about this. As an ex-nicotine addict, I detest Big Tobacco’s cancer industry. But as a cyclist, I’ve reluctantly decided I’m willing to sacrifice the wealthy idiots who smoke high-priced cigars if it will save...
| May 18, 2011
| 5:09 PM
Fighting pirates off the Horn of Africa, saving lives after natural disasters and stopping terrorists from entering American ports are all missions expected of the U.S. Coast Guard, President Barack Obama told graduating cadets Wednesday.
And in a nod to...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 6:54 PM
The huge snowstorm that covered the East Coast led to a nightmare aboard a JetBlue flight as an estimated 200 passengers were stranded for seven hours Saturday at Bradley International Airport with no food, water, or working bathrooms.
| Oct 31, 2011
| 7:09 AM
One of the darkest Halloweens ever loomed for roughly 2.8 million households left without power on Sunday by a rare October snowstorm in the Northeast that bedeviled transportation and killed at least eight people.
Jack-o'-lanterns peeked through record-...
| Oct 30, 2011
| 5:52 PM
CNN -- Airline passengers left stranded by a freak snowstorm that pounded the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states were waiting to get to their destinations Sunday, many after spending a restless night on cots or airport floors.
"Whatever kind of system...