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The World Celebrates International Women's Day

A deaf Palestinian woman embroids a piece of cloth as a part of the deaf adult education program at the Atfaluna Society for Deaf Children in Gaza City, on March 7, 2013 on the eve of International...

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Suspect in Dunkin’ Donuts Ax Attack Being Held on Bond

The New Britain man accused of going on a violent rampage at a Dunkin’ Donuts was arraigned in New Britain Superior Court on Thursday and is being held on a $200,000 bond. Wilfred Levine, 63, is...

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Woman Struck by Car, Killed in Norwich

A woman is dead after being struck by a car on Meadow Lane in Norwich on Thursday afternoon. Deputy Fire Chief Keith Milton said the fire department responded to Meadow Lane, a dead end residential...

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Michael Jordan Files for Marriage License in West Palm

His Airness has found a new queen. The Palm Beach Post reported Thursday that basketball legend Michael Jordan filed for a marriage license at the downtown West Palm Beach courthouse. Jordan's fiancee...

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FTC Takes on Text Spam

If you've ever received a text message from an unknown contact announcing you've won a gift card, don't expect a prize in the mail. It's likely a scam. The Federal Trade Commission on Thursday...

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Concrete Blocks Causing Problems In Federal Plaza

Robert Orr's building at 839 Chapel Street overlooks the Federal Plaza next door and is four stories high. So you can imagine his surprise when Orr saw teenagers on top of his building. "It's really...

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Coroner: Lion That Killed Intern May Have Escaped Cage

A lion that killed a 24-year-old female volunteer intern may have escaped its cage before the attack, the Fresno County Coroner said on Thursday. Dianna Hanson began a six-month internship in January...

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Man Charged with Vehicular Manslaughter in NYC Crash that Killed Couple, Baby

A man arrested in connection with a car crash in New York City that killed a rabbinical college student, his pregnant wife and their baby faced a charge of vehicular manslaughter Thursday, police said....

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Interstate 95 Northbound in Clinton Reopens

Interstate 95 Northbound has reopened in Clinton between exits 63 and 64 after being closed for almost three hours. It was closed from around 3:50 a.m. to around 6:30 a.m. because of a jackknifed...

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23 Philly Schools Slated to Close

The Philadelphia School Reform Commission voted Thursday night to save four public schools and close more than two dozen in an effort to save the cash-strapped district about $24 million per year....

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Shelton Police Investigate Bomb Threat

Shelton police are investigating a bomb threat against Shelton High School that was called in on Thursday afternoon and they are looking for the person responsible. Police said the threat was specific...

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Bomb Threat at Waterbury Superior Court

The Waterbury Superior Court was evacuated because of a bomb threat, according to Waterbury police. The courthouse is located on Grand Street. State police said the call was made to a local news...

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UConn Health Center Warns Patients of Privacy Breach

The University of Connecticut Health Center is notifying patients about a privacy breach that could affect around 1,400 patient records. UConn Health Center issued a news release on Friday morning...

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Fans Revolt After Delay in Taco Bell's Cool Ranch Doritos Launch

Taco Bell fans have lost their cool about Cool Ranch Doritos Locos tacos. The fast food chain announced on Facebook this week that it would launch its Cool Ranch Doritos Locos Tacos on Wednesday, a day...

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Bumble Bee Foods Recalls Certain Tuna Products

San Diego-based company Bumble Bee Foods has issued a voluntary recall on specific codes of five-ounce tuna products recently sold to consumers, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration confirms. The...

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Congestion on I-84 East, Vernon Cleared

Interstate 84 Eastbound in Vernon was at a standstill just before noon because of several crashes and spin-outs, according to police, but  the area is now clear. Lt. Paul  Vance, of Connecticut State...

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Nearly Two Feet of Snow in Some Towns

While residents of some Connecticut towns woke up to find a few inches of snow outside, residents of Tolland, Manchester, Coventry, Staffordville, Bolton and some other towns had nearly two feet of...

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New Canaan Officer Placed on Leave After Dispute

A New Canaan police officer accused in a physical altercation at Tequila Mockingbird Restaurant in New Canaan while off-duty on Feb. 23 has been placed on administrative leave, according to a news...

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Man Arrested For Stealing 5,000 Boxes of Thin Mints

A monster thief nearly made off with a big bite of one state’s Girl Scout cookie supply. On Thursday, a South Carolina man was charged with stealing more than 5,000 boxes of Thin Mints and Shortbreads,...

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European Union Mulls Porn Ban

Sunbathing topless or nude is widely accepted in Europe, but the same type of nudity may become illegal in Europe, if its found on the Internet. The European Parliament on Tuesday will vote on a...

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