The president of Connecticut State Colleges and Universities, which includes 17 state colleges and universities other than UConn, said in a statement to students and families that he is recommending a tuition increase at all schools in the system.
A Bridgeport woman is accused of killing her disabled uncle and has been charged with murder.
Two lanes are now getting by after a tractor-trailer fire that closed part of Interstate 84 in Tolland early Friday morning.
Unsettled weather is moving in for today and the weekend. While the weekend won't be a complete washout, we are forecasting several chances for showers and even a wintry mix from Friday right through Monday.
Republicans muscled their capstone health care overhaul past an initial barrier and toward a climactic roll call Friday, plunging ahead despite uncertainty over whether they had the votes to prevail in what loomed as a monumental gamble for President Donald Trump and his GOP allies in Congress. With Trump budget chief Mick Mulvaney and other White House officials heading to the Capitol to lobby recalcitrant Republicans, Friday's showdown stood as the biggest test to date for Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis. Both were facing conservatives' demands for an all-out assault on former President Barack Obama's 2010 law, but at the same time GOP moderates complained the Republican bill would cause millions to lose coverage and boost medical costs for others. With few public signs the measure was gaining support, Ryan traveled to the White House at midday to discuss its prospects with Trump.
Hamden Police are investigating whether a robbery of a Pizza delivery driver on Wednesday is related to a similar incident on Thursday.