Winning numbers drawn in 'Megabucks Plus' game
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Megabucks Plus" game were:
McKinney calls for scrapping proposed $55 rebate
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Senate Minority Leader John McKinney says new state revenue estimates show Connecticut lawmakers should nix Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's $155 million proposal to provide $55 tax refunds.
Patrick calls affirmative action ruling troubling
BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Deval Patrick called the Supreme Court's ruling allowing voters to outlaw the use of race as a factor in college admissions "very troubling" Wednesday and said his administration is looking to see whether there are any implications for Massachusetts.
Vermont leading US in GMO labeling campaign
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont could likely be the first state in the country to require labels on genetically modified foods, under a bill approved by both legislative chambers and favored by the governor.
Suspect in hoax call at Yale arrested
NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A 50-year-old Westbrook, Conn., man has been arrested in connection with a hoax emergency call at Yale University in November that prompted a massive police response.