1 dead, 1 injured in Fairfield house fire
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Fairfield officials say a woman has died and another is critically injured after an early morning house fire.
United Rentals to acquire National Pump for $780M
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — United Rentals says it's buying National Pump, the second-largest pump rental company in North America, for $780 million.
Conn. chief defends mental patient release process
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's mental health commissioner says she's satisfied with her agency's process for determining whether mentally ill young adults are healthy enough to leave state respite programs in the wake of the brutal Christmastime slaying of a Deep River mother.
Conn. panels take up FOI change recommendations
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Two legislative committees will hold simultaneous public hearings on bills that would implement recommendations of a task force created after the Newtown school massacre to balance the privacy of crime victims with the public's right to know.
Hockey ref arrested after escorting player off ice
CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut youth hockey referee faces a breach-of-peace charge after he ejected a player from a game and personally escorted him off the ice, angering many parents and players.