| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:24 PM
The Hartford state's attorney has rejected an arrest warrant submitted by Enfield police to charge one of their own officers with third-degree assault and fabricating evidence.
The seven-page arrest warrant application submitted by Lt. Lawrence Curtis...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:02 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
Two Oak Park residents were robbed at gunpoint of cash, an iPhone and a flip phone, all valued at $500, in the 800 block of Mapleton Avenue at 9:10 p.m. July 16.
Two 21-year-old Chicago...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 1:34 PM
SBT Bancorp Inc., parent of Simsbury Bank & Trust Co., posted sharply lower profits in the second quarter, as higher mortgage rates significantly slowed home loan refinancing, the bank announced Thursday.
The bank said net income for the quarter ended...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Los Angeles has long been a place focused on youth, beauty and all things glamorous. Combine the city's passion for aesthetics with the entrepreneurial spark of many of its inhabitants, and it's no wonder the town is a burgeoning hotbed of successful...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:37 AM
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifted off early Tuesday from Cape Canaveral after its initial launch attempt was scrubbed with less than a minute on the countdown clock.
It was the fourth orbital launch for the Hawthorne-based rocket company so far this...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:52 PM
A Phillipsburg Middle School teacher has been charged with invasion of privacy for allegedly using an iPod to take video of a 15-year-old girl's "intimate parts" under her dress in a classroom at the school.
Phillipsburg police said they arrested Vincent...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 5:38 AM
Swiss watchmaker Swatch Group has denied a media report saying it was working with technology company Apple on a smartwatch, a wearable device with interactive functions.
Technology website VentureBeat said in a report on Wednesday Apple was working...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Judy McGrath, former CEO of MTV Networks, has been elected to Amazon.com's board of directors effective Oct. 1, the company said.
McGrath also was appointed to the Amazon board's leadership development and compensation committee, according to an SEC...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:01 AM
Walmart has launched a new "Savings Catcher" mobile application and website that purports to do the work of price matching for you.
To use it, shoppers should enter their receipt number within 7 days of purchase. The application will compare their...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Russell Simmons' All Def Digital channel has hired Machinima veteran Sanjay Sharma as its first president and chief operating officer.
Sharma will be responsible for working with the company's founders on overall strategic direction as well as running...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Google and Barnes & Noble, taking on their mutual rival Amazon.com, have paired up to offer same-day delivery of books purchased online.
The service -- initially limited to three communities -- launched Thursday as part of Google Shopping Express, which...