Connecticut News

Lighthouse Point Park in New Haven, Conn.
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Reports from WSHU's Tom Kuser, Ebong Udoma, Dan Katz, Bill Buchner, Ann Lopez, Davis Dunavin, Cassandra Basler and Anthony Moaton.

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Toby Talbot / AP

Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut is asking Eversource to reconsider a rate increase on natural gas customers.

Elaine Thompson / AP

A Newtown, Connecticut-based gun control group is calling on Speaker of the House Paul Ryan to allow a vote on dozens of pending gun control measures in Congress, in response to last week’s shooting at a school in Santa Fe, Texas.

Natalie Cioffari / WSHU

Some Connecticut municipalities continue to make repairs following two tornados that swept through the area.

Feds Greenlight Connecticut Opportunity Zones

May 21, 2018
Office of Conn. Gov. Dannel Malloy

The Treasury Department has approved Governor Malloy’s Opportunity Zone Program, an effort to spur economic development in areas of high need around the state.  

Ann Lopez / WSHU

Greenwich businessman Ned Lamont beat back a challenge from Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim to win the Connecticut Democratic Party’s endorsement for governor on Saturday.