PROVIDENCE — the Rhode Island Department of Health is advising consumers that Northfork Bison Distributions of St. Leonard, Quebec, is recalling bison burgers and ground bison because they have the potential to be contaminated with a form of E. coli that can cause diarrheal illness. The meat…

WILLIMANTIC — Transportation, improved data sharing and renewable energy were some of the issues where the governors of Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island said Tuesday they found common ground in their first private meeting with one another, promising to work together in the future.

HARTFORD — Forensic scientist Henry Lee, who became famous for his testimony in the O.J. Simpson trial and his work on other high-profile murder cases, defended his reputation Thursday after lawyers this week again questioned the accuracy of blood-evidence testimony he gave decades ago.

HARTFORD — A prison employee is suing the Connecticut Department of Correction, alleging she was suspended without pay for complaining about a corrections officer who displayed a Confederate flag in his vehicle, which was repeatedly parked in a highly visible place at the prison.

ASHAWAY —  The Ashaway Free Library will mark the 50th anniversary of Woodstock with a special presentation on July 16. Author John Kane will talk about his soon-to-be-published book, "Pilgrims of Woodstock."

NORTH STONINGTON — First Selectman Michael Urgo, who recently said he wouldn't seek a second term, announced Wednesday that he had done some soul searching and changed his mind: He will be a candidate for reelection in November. 

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A research scientist who worked at NASA and a chronic disease epidemiologist are just two of Yale University's renowned female graduates, professors and staff who have gone unmentioned on the pages of Wikipedia.

MASHANTUCKET — A North Stonington woman has jumped onto the CBD train, recently opening a kiosk featuring her own brand of CBD products called “Remedy Tree” at Tanger Outlets at the Foxwoods Resort Casino. For now, the kiosk is only open on weekends.

CHELSEA, Mass. — Guatemalan bakeries, Honduran restaurants and Salvadoran markets are joining an already ethnically diverse mix of businesses in downtown Chelsea, a tiny industrial city across the Mystic River from Boston.

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    Local police, fire and first responders are urging residents and visitors to act with "common sense and caution" this Fourth of July, especially with a four-day weekend that is expected to bring large crowds to the shoreline.

    BOSTON (AP) — The Massachusetts motor vehicle department wasn't properly processing out-of-state notifications about driving offenses, instead putting them into storage bins where they were left untouched, an investigation found.

    HARTFORD — A new state budget, a slightly higher fee for ride-hailing services and permission for young students to self-apply sunscreen while at school are among a host of new laws set to take effect in Connecticut.

      NORTH STONINGTON — The North Stonington Garden Club is accepting applications for its 2019 Community Grants program. The club awards grants to nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies for community and civic projects and programs related to gardening and conservation, as well as to edu…

      Health officials in Northeast states are urging residents to discard fresh papayas imported from Mexico because they’ve been linked to an outbreak of salmonella. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that the affected produce was apparently sold in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, …

      HARTFORD — So excited were they about a pledge of $100 million for public education from Barbara and Ray Dalio that Connecticut state officials agreed to match it with $100 million in taxpayer money, along with concessions that have raised concerns over transparency.

        GROTON — Members of an ordnance disposal team on Thursday conducted a controlled detonation of a small amount of explosives after they were discovered to have deteriorated. The explosives were found during a drill and bunker inspection at Naval Submarine Base New London. The detonation was d…

          NORTH STONINGTON — Former First Selectman Shawn Murphy says the pavilion erected this week at Hewitt Farm "will be a great asset for the town," but in the spirit of letting no good deed go unpunished, he's complaining that successor, Mike Urgo, cut corners in having it built so expeditiously.

          STONINGTON — Stonington High School principal Mark Friese and Superintendent Van Riley on Tuesday defended the school district’s handling of an investigation of a former high school teacher and assistant golf coach who resigned in January after female students had complained of unwanted phys…

          CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The driver of a pickup truck in a fiery collision on a rural New Hampshire highway that killed seven motorcyclists was charged Monday with seven counts of negligent homicide, and records show he was stopped on suspicion of drunken driving last month and in 2013.

          CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — In the year since the U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for every state to legalize sports betting , a regional divide has opened as states decide whether to expand their gambling options.