In this Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016 photo, Aedes aegypti mosquitoes sit in a petri dish at the Fiocruz institute in Recife, Pernambuco state, Brazil. The mosquito is a vector for the proliferation of the Zika virus spreading throughout Latin America. New figures from Brazil's Health Ministry show that the Zika virus outbreak has not caused as many confirmed cases of a rare brain defect as first feared. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

Congress heads out with no resolution on Zika, Puerto Rico

Congress accomplished relatively little in a short work period, missing deadlines on the budget and on helping Puerto Rico with its financia…

Medical marijuana (file).

Bill allowing medical marijuana for kids clears Senate

A bill that that would allow minors with certain debilitating conditions to use Connecticut’s medical marijuana program has cleared its fina…

Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy (D) (WTNH)

Malloy says budget deal unlikely; Democrats disagree

Connecticut’s state budget deficit problems got a little worse on Friday night and it appeared questionable whether a budget deal can be rea…