Rockwell Collins sets Jan. 11 vote on UTC merger

Stockholders in Iowa avionics producer Rockwell Collins will vote Jan. 11 on their proposed $30 billion merger with Farmington industrial conglomerate United Technologies Corp., proxy papers show.

Report: CT high schools failing financial ABCs

Connecticut is among 11 states with the worst financial literacy in its public high schools, according to a new report.

Pratt to improve efficiency of Russian carrier's fleet

East Hartford aerospace manufacturer Pratt & Whitney has signed an agreement with S7 Airlines for a 12-year program designed to improve the reliability of the Russian carrier's fleet.

These companies are coming clean on climate change

Hundreds of major companies have promised to come clean on the risks from climate change.

Hartford Yard Goats, Colorado Rockies extend affiliation deal through 2020

The Hartford Yard Goats Baseball Club and the Colorado Rockies agreed Tuesday to extend their affiliation for another two years, keeping them together through the 2020 season.

Fewer Hartford area homeowners late paying mortgages in Sept.

Fewer homeowners were delinquent in paying their mortgages in September and the foreclosure rate was lower, according to the latest data from CoreLogic.

Hartford councilors agree to seek state oversight

The Hartford City Council has authorized its president and Mayor Luke Bronin to apply for assistance through the state's new Municipal Accountability Review Board.

Eversource threatens suit over pipeline claims

Regional energy giant Eversource has sent a cease-and-desist letter to the Environmental Defense Fund, alleging that the nonprofit's statements about its natural gas supply practices are false and defamatory.

America's malls are rotting away

The worst is yet to come for American shopping malls.

Survey: Cyber hacking a costly expense for many businesses

Twenty-nine percent of U.S. businesses experienced a data breach last year, and eight in 10 spent at least $5,000 to respond, according to the latest survey from The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Co.(HSB).