Campaign for the White House
The current front-runner in the Republican presidential primary, Donald Trump, is sparking a debate about immigration that's beginning to alienate some conservative Latinos."He drowns out a lot of the conservative field, and it's very bad for the Republican Party," said Ricky Salabarria, a 22-year-old consultant with a pair of Ray-Ban sunglasses tucked into his pink dress shirt.Salabarria was among a half-dozen young conservatives at a networking event in Northern Virginia. He's from Florida,...
More News: Yard Goats
For a year, Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra has taken criticism that his minor league baseball stadium plan was hatched in secret without state input. But now new details are coming out about who knew what and when -- stoking tension between Segarra and Gov. Dannel Malloy.
WNPR Investigation: School Safety
More News: Wildlife
We’re at an osprey nest in Tilton with Iain McLeod, director of Squam Lakes Natural Science Center. Our goal is recruiting another individual for Project OspreyTrack. He explains that Project OspreyTrack began in 2011, “to try to understand a little bit more about osprey migration and foraging.”
More News: Casinos
MGM is setting out to fill some of the 2,000 construction jobs that were promised to build the company’s $800 million Springfield casino.MGM officials are scheduling two days of interviews, Thursday and Friday, with minority-owned and women-owned union construction companies interested in bidding for jobs on the project.The Las Vegas-based entertainment company interviewed veteran-owned businesses in July at its Springfield construction office.MGM has agreed to affirmative action hiring goals...