A mosquito is sorted according to species and gender before testing. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

West Nile Virus in Connecticut

The end of July into September is prime time for the emergence of West Nile Virus in Connecticut. But over the past 14 years only a handful …

The four-door Mini Cooper Countryman was the only one of 12 cars to earn a “good” rating in new frontal crash tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, an Arlington, Va.-based safety group that’s funded by insurers. (AP photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Small cars fare poorly in crash tests

The four-door Mini Cooper Countryman was the only one of 12 cars to earn a top rating of "good" in new frontal crash tests by the Insurance …

Michael Skakel listens as a judge speaks at a hearing, Nov. 21, 2014.

Skakel: Spending time with family

Michael Skakel says he's spending as much time as he can with family as he awaits a new trial in his murder case.

In this photo taken from video provided by nbc4la.com, water reaches into the air after a water main burst on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles near UCLA Tuesday, July 29, 2014. (AP Photo/nbc4la.com)

Video: Water main break floods UCLA

Thirty-five-thousand gallons a minute. That's how much water was lost when a major water pipe burst under Los Angeles' Sunset Boulevard Tues…

utility poles power lines

CL&P looks to hike fixed fee

Connecticut Light and Power is looking to change how it calculates electric bills, and it could cost customers big money.