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Goodbye, Sandy: Superstorm's Name Retired by National Hurricane Center

Hurricane Sandy delivered a historic level of destruction to the Eastern Seaboard, doing so much damage that it has achieved the ignominious distinction of having its name retired. "If a storm is so...

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North Korea and Missiles: What You Need to Know

While North Korea is preparing to celebrate what would be Kim Il Sung's 101st birthday on Monday, the country's sworn enemies - South Korea and the United States - are on high alert and preparing for...

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Deadly Texas Bus Crash Coincides with Safety Crackdown

The charter-bus crash that killed two and injured dozens outside Dallas on Thursday happened in the middle of an aggressive push by federal regulators to shutter unscrupulous carriers and ramp up...

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UConn Unveils New Husky Logo

UConn officially unveiled the new logo for the school's athletic teams on Thursday. UConn promised Jonathan the Husky would be more intimidating, than the grinning, tongue wagging face that has been...

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Police Make Arrest in New Haven Murder

Still grieving for her son Asdrubal, Flor Bernier stepped carefully to the podium in New Haven Police Headquarters, determined to salute police for arresting the man they believe shot her son to death....

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Ebert Honored at Chicago Theatre Memorial

Friends, family and filmmakers once again remembered iconic movie critic Roger Ebert, this time at the Chicago movie theater where so much of his work was based. The critic's widow Chaz Ebert welcomed...

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Police Search for Mom Who Threw Baby on City Bus

Hartford police are looking for the mother seen tossing her baby on a city bus in an alarming video posted on YouTube. The disturbance happened on a Connecticut Transit bus on Wednesday morning along...

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Newtown Parents: "Glee" School Shooting Episode Too Soon

The Fox network aired an episode of "Glee" on Thursday night that included a school shooting in the plot line and some Newtown parents said it was inconsiderate to air the episode so soon after the...

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No Bond for Parents Charged With Kidnapping Kids

The Florida couple accused of kidnapping their own children and fleeing to Cuba on a boat were ordered held without bond during their first appearance in court in Tampa Thursday since they were handed...

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Home Invasion in Meriden Leads to Robbery in Fairfield

Investigators are searching for a group of men who carried out a home invasion and kidnapping in Meriden that led to a jewelry store robbery in Fairfield late Thursday night. Police said four to five...

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Man Gets 7 Years for Stealing Obama's Teleprompter

A career criminal who stole a truck containing President Barack Obama's audio equipment was sentenced Thursday to seven years in federal prison. Sentencing guidelines called for a term of about three...

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Mom Caught on Tape Throwing Baby on Bus

Police in Connecticut are looking for a mother seen tossing her baby on a city bus in an alarming video posted on YouTube. The disturbance happened on a bus Wednesday morning along Albany Avenue in...

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Rain and Cold for Today

After a couple of warm April days, temperatures will dip again as a storm comes in, bringing lots of rain and wind.  Between late morning and this evening, about an inch of rain will fall in most parts...

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Murphy Asks Rupert Murdoch Not to Air NRA-500 Race

As the U.S. Senate debates federal gun control policies, U.S. Chris Murphy is asking Rupert Murdoch, chairman and CEO of News Corporation, not to broadcast the NASCAR NRA 500 race on Fox Sports. News...

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Attempted Sex Assault Reported at Wesleyan Frat House

Police are investigating an assault and attempted sexual assault at a fraternity house at Wesleyan University. Middletown police said the assault allegedly occurred at 184 High Street in Middletown...

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Teens Arrested for Sexual Assault After Victim's Suicide

Three teenage boys are under arrest, facing possible charges in connection with what police say was the sexual assault of a 15-year-old female California high school student. Attorney Robert Allard,...

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Deadly Texas Bus Rollover Probed; Details Emerge on Driver

Federal investigators spent hours at the Cardinal Coach company's Texas headquarters Thursday night, hours after a bus crash outside Dallas killed two people and injured 40. Investigators combed...

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Huge Shark Surprises Fisherman

A fisherman gets the surprise of his life when he and a shark compete for the same catch in Waianae, Hawaii.

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Woman Accused of Stealing TVs from Funeral Home

A Newington woman was arrested in South Windsor, accused of stealing flat-screen televisions from a local funeral home. Police said Lisa Osgood, 38, confessed to stealing two 18-inch flat screen...

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New Haven Boy Reported Missing

New Haven police have issued an alert for a 12-year-old boy who has been missing since Thursday. When Edward Bookert Jr. was last seen, he was carrying a black book bag and wearing a Navy blue uniform...

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