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Fire at Norwich Apartment Complex

Norwich firefighters have responded to Cedar Garden Apartments on Cedar Street for a fire in the apartment building. No further information is available.

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Lawmakers Consider Labeling Genetically Modified Food

Whole Foods market made news last week when the company decided to label genetically modified foods and Connecticut state lawmakers will take up the hotly contested debate on Friday.   If the bill...

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Layoffs at ClearEdge Power in South Windsor

Employees of ClearEdge Power in South Windsor are being laid off on Friday, about a month after ClearEdge Power, based in Oregon, acquired UTC Power, which manufactures fuel cells. Company officials...

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Hashtag May Be Coming to Facebook: Report

Facebook may soon be taking another page from Twitter's playbook by incorporating the hashtag into its service. The social media site is working on ways to allow users to click on a hashtag to follow...

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The Ides of March Brings Talks of Caesar, Shakespeare

Hot on the heels of Pi Day, the Ides of March is another day ripe for geeks who love history and Shakespeare. For those who don't know, the Ides of March started as an innocuous term that refers to...

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“Angel” Spotted in South Florida Sky, Residents Say

Several South Florida residents witnessed what they described as an angel in the clouds, WPTV reported. Various pictures were taken of what looks like a clear sky, with a noticeable pink cloud that...

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Roach Infestation Forces Bus to Pull Over, Evacuate

A Greyhound bus bound for New York City had to pull over and evacuate Friday because it was infested with roaches that dropped from the ceiling and skittered across seats and the floor, terrorizing...

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Putnam Police Look for Man Who Followed Girl this Morning

Putnam Police are looking for the man who followed a girl as she was heading to middle school on Friday morning. A girl who attends Putnam Middle School told police that a man followed her on foot on...

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Greyhound Injured in Clinton

A greyhound was attacked by a pit bull and another dog in Clinton early on Monday morning and police are looking for the dogs that attacked. A female was walking her greyhound in the area of Pleasant...

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Jerry, of Ben & Jerry’s, Lobbies for GMO Labeling

The hearing about legislation to label genetically modified foods was expected to draw a crowd and it did. Jerry Greenfield, the co-founder of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream, was one of many people who...

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UConn Students Donate Books to African High School

Many college students study abroad to travel the world and experience new things. One group of UConn students decided to do it a little differently. Anna Burbank, Allie Ball, Patrick Clarke and Liz...

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Man to Visit 788 Facebook Friends in Person

Of the hundreds of friends most of us have on Facebook, we will probably never have a conversation with most of them, never mind meet them face-to-face -- unless you are Ty Morin, of Burlington. The...

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Man to Visit 788 Facebook Friends in Person

Of the hundreds of friends most of us have on Facebook, we will probably never have a conversation with most of them, never mind meet them face-to-face — unless you are Ty Morin, of Burlington, Conn....

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3 Dead in Small Plane Crash

Three people died when a twin-engine plane crashed in a parking lot in Fort Lauderdale Friday afternoon, authorities said. The three people who perished had been aboard the small aircraft, Fort...

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Japanese Wrestler-Turned-Politician Banned from Meetings for Mask

A signature mask may have won a Japanese pro wrestler-turned-politician his votes — but it could put his political career at risk.   Skull Reaper A-ji, 44, a former professional wrestler, has been...

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Man Shot By Willimantic Police Identified

State Police have identified the hatchet-wielding man shot and killed by Willimantic police officers. Police responded to an apartment building at Main and Clark streets just before 8 p.m.  Tuesday...

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Pizza Man Thwarts Robbers

Fatih Burhan may have passed his last pizza to a delivery customer.  It was on his return to his car in West Haven just before 9:45 p.m. Thursday  that a man ran at him from across Elm Street. "He came...

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Detectives Search for Clues after Human Remains Found

Police in Vernon intensified their search Friday after the discovery of human remains.  Investigators spent the day looking for clues after someone stumbled upon what appeared to be a human skull by...

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Man Wearing Surgical Mask Robs Bank

A man wearing a surgical mask over his face robbed a Waterbury bank Friday night. According to authorities, the suspect threatened he had a gun and demanded cash from the teller. The incident occurred...

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Quick Thinking Teen Alerts Police of Burglar

A Southbury teen got an unwelcome surprise upon entering her Skyview Drive home after school on Wednesday. As she walked in one door, she heard a burglar running out another. The quick thinking 15-year...

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