| May 23, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Sixty-one families pressing wrongful death claims against Pratt & Whitney took their case to the state Supreme Court Thursday, fighting to remain part of a lawsuit blaming the jet-engine maker for a cluster of brain cancer deaths.
At issue is whether...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 11:01 AM
In some ways, 2012 was a carryover year from news of 2011, as the governor continued his aggressive economic development spending, United Technologies Corp. consummated a deal it announced in 2011, and the year's nastiest labor strike grew out of a 2011...
| May 15, 2013
| 1:05 PM
I do a radio show on WPKN (listener-supported, 89.5) Radio in Bridgeport, and I'm celebrating my 40th anniversary on the air this year. In that time I've had frequent occasion to talk to the Connecticut public during call-in shows, and I think I've gotten...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Although video played a strong role in finding the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing, it was mostly old-style detecting that the public saw: the FBI and police sorting through hours of clips collected on bystanders' phones, then putting it out for...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 5:50 PM
Video played a strong role in finding the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing, but it was mostly old-style detecting that appeared to do the trick as the FBI and police pored through hours of clips collected on bystanders' phones, then put it out...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 6:44 PM
The AFL-CIO launched its annual database of CEO pay Monday, showing the average 2012 pay of CEOs at companies on the Standard & Poor's 500 index was $12.3-million, or 354 times more than the average American worker earned.
The average of those S&P 500...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 5:30 PM
From less than $1 million to $25 million or more, the amount of money it takes to get your name on a building at one of Connecticut's institutions varies greatly.
Linda McMahon, the former wrestling executive now running for U.S. Senate, gave Sacred...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 6:54 AM
Dorothy Ada Jensen, 92, of Walloon Lake, passed away peacefully at Bortz Health Care in Petoskey on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012.
A memorial service will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, at Stackus Funeral Home in Boyne City with a gathering of...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Roger C. and Anette J. Cyr of Petoskey celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 1.
They were married in East Jordan at the First Methodist Church, and have lived in Petoskey since. In 1964, they moved to their current home on...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 10:00 PM
Exactly 25 years ago, the last time a sitting Connecticut governor visited China, Anne Evans was on the trip trying to sell recycled tires through her new Hebron firm, EER Ltd.
The trip with Gov. William A. O'Neill, and about 60 other people, launched...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Davidsville native Lee Wible Jr., 67, spent more than four decades in the country’s space program often training astronauts or in mission control during Apollo missions to the moon.
When astronauts stepped safely outside their spacecraft to conduct...