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Connecticut taps nuclear plants to generate clean energy

Dec. 28, 2018 3:18 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Nuclear power plants in Connecticut and New Hampshire made the list of electricity producers selected Friday to generate the clean energy needed to help meet Connecticut's goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Department Energy and Environmental Protection Commissioner Robert...

Connecticut governor exits unpopular at home, star elsewhere

Dec. 20, 2018 11:21 AM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A two-term Connecticut governor who struggled throughout with low popularity, Dannel P. Malloy says he was surprised himself by the victories he pulled off in the 2010 and 2014 elections. As the Democrat leaves office his approval ratings remain among the lowest of any U.S. governor,...

Bomb threat empties Sandy Hook school on attack anniversary

Dec. 14, 2018 3:11 PM EST

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — A bomb threat forced the evacuation of the Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday, a day of memorial services and moments of silence to mark the sixth anniversary of the massacre of 20 first-graders and six educators. Teachers and students at the school were sent home for the day...