| Jun 28, 2012
| 6:25 AM
Post-Tropical Cyclone Debby headed into the Atlantic Ocean on Wednesday after leaving four people dead and one missing, and deluging Florida with buckets of rain that triggered flooding statewide.
The storm lost its tropical characteristics late...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 2:53 PM
Updated 5:40 p.m.
Latest statement from Carnival Corp.
Carnival Corporation & plc Announces Comprehensive Audit and Review of Safety and Emergency Response Across All Its Cruise Lines (received 5:32 p.m.)
MIAMI – January 19, 2012 –...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Some 18,000 Connecticut Light and Power customers were still without power midday Tuesday, most in the Simsbury area.
About one-third of Simsbury was without electricity, as was a quarter of Avon and Farmington, and many in Granby, Canton,...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 11:19 AM
Q. I live alone and my daughter wants me to get one of those devices that you wear around your neck and push to call for help in case of an emergency. I don't think I need one since I always carry my cellphone in my pocket. What do you think?
| Mar 5, 2012
| 3:24 PM
This weekend the Northern Indiana Community Emergency Response Team, which is made up of seven counties including Elkhart County, got a call from the State Department of Homeland Security to get their volunteers and supplies on standby.
| Oct 2, 2012
| 6:10 AM
Exelon Generation has completed the installation of a new state-of-the-art siren system around Three Mile Island (TMI) Generating Station, part of a $13 million investment to upgrade sirens around the company's nuclear stations.
The new system includes...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 5:30 AM
SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- Southwest Airlines disciplined a pilot whose profanity-laced rant about flight attendants was heard by other airplane crews and controllers, officials said Wednesday.
The unidentified pilot bashed flight attendants as a "continuous...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 4:35 AM
We're asking experts in the animal-protection community to offer their insights on the latest animal news and fill us in on what their organizations are working on. Debrah Schnackenberg, vice president of the American Humane Assn.'s Animal Emergency...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 4:28 PM
It's the first Tuesday of the month and you know what that means. The Board of Supervisors meeting! Tonight's agenda is chock full of public hearings -- five to be exact. The public hearings begin at 8 p.m. and open......
| Jan 29, 2010
Jean-Michel Frederick lives at the Petionville Club, near the golf course's ninth tee, with a grand view of the valley and the harbor.
That would have meant prestige a few weeks ago. Today it means sleeping with his family on the side of a hill inside...