Connecticut

Jennifer Sinco Kelleher / AP

New York and Connecticut are among 50 states that reached a settlement with Uber over the company’s data breach in 2016. Uber failed to notify officials after hackers stole the private data from 57 million riders and drivers.

Jessica Hill / AP

Three candidates running for governor in Connecticut clashed over how best to fix the state’s economy in a spirited debate at the University of Connecticut’s Jorgensen Auditorium in Storrs Wednesday night.

Courtesy of Save the Sound

Water quality in Long Island Sound is improving. That’s according to a report issued by the environmental group Save the Sound.

Stamford To Consider Plastic Bag Ban

Sep 26, 2018
Eric Risberg / AP

Stamford could be the third town in Connecticut to ban the use of plastic bags in stores.

The Stamford Board of Representatives will take up the issue next week.

Not only will they ban plastic, but stores will charge 10 cents per paper bag.

Representative Jonathan Jacobson proposed the law. He says the charge will encourage customers to reuse the bags they already have.

Carol Kaliff / Courtesy of Pokrov via Hearst Connecticut Media

Five men have filed suit against the Roman Catholic Diocese of Bridgeport, Connecticut, claiming they were sexually abused by three priests in Connecticut from the 1970s to early 2000s, with one of the accused priests still working in Maine last year.

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