Jacob Stern
Staff Reporter
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CT health insurers commit to Obamacare exchange

After months of uncertainty, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and ConnectiCare — the two insurers left on Connecticut’s health insurance exchange, Access Health CT […]

Budget vote heralds shift in CT politics

In the wake of last week’s stunning budget dramatics, state political leaders from across the ideological spectrum have suggested that the vote could herald a […]

In stunning move, Democrats defect to pass Republican budget

Democratic lawmakers in both chambers of the legislature broke from their party to pass a Republican-backed budget.

The CT State Capitol in the sunlight
Lawmakers react to Alexion move

In the days after Alexion announced that its worldwide headquarters will be leaving New Haven, state lawmakers and partisan leaders are still grappling with the news.

State budget crisis could spell disaster for city

As state budget negotiations in Hartford drag on into their eighth month, New Haven is preparing to weather a possible incoming fiscal storm. Several crucial, […]

Gunshot fired outside Viva’s — again

The New Haven Police Department is investigating a shot fired Sunday night outside Viva Zapata on Park Street.

Yale prepares for Schwarzman construction

After years of planning, Yale will start work this fall on the construction of the Schwarzman Center.

Malloy pitches pension compromise

In an effort to jump-start state lawmakers’ stalled budget negotiations, Gov. Dannel Malloy on Tuesday offered a major compromise, cutting in half his proposed shift […]

State budget talks stall

Negotiations between Gov. Dannel Malloy and both Democratic and Republican lawmakers remain at a standstill.

Man hit by stray bullet outside Viva Zapata

A man was hit by a stray bullet early this morning outside Viva Zapata, a restaurant and bar just blocks from central campus.

Fire ravages The Trinity Bar, apartments

Flames surged through the blown-out windows of 157 Orange St. — home to The Trinity Bar and, above, a number of apartments — after the […]