| Feb 20, 2015
| 3:11 AM
Quinnipiac University has received a new ranking, and it's not necessarily one to brag about.
The private university landed on U.S. News & World Report's list of colleges that leave graduates with the most student loan debt.
Quinnipiac claimed the No....
| Feb 19, 2015
| 3:23 PM
NEW HAVEN — A woman who fell off an I-91 bridge and died after stopping to help the victims of a hit-and-run crash early Thursday morning will be remembered as a hero, her family said.
Lauren A. Mohr, 34, had just finished her shift as a...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 11:10 PM
U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings wants a referendum on the ballot next year to increase Florida's minimum wage to $12.50 an hour.
Hastings, a Democrat who represents parts of Broward and Palm Beach counties, said the 55 percent increase from the current $8.05...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 3:20 PM
The NCAA last month gave Joe Paterno his football wins back, but the large bronze statue of the coach that the university removed from outside Beaver Stadium 21/2 years ago in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal remains in seclusion....
| Feb 1, 2015
| 8:00 AM
If Mayor Bill de Blasio decides to go to this year's Groundhog Day event on Monday — an appearance that has come to be expected of every New York mayor — he will have a chance at a do-over. Last year, Chuck, a groundhog from the Staten...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 7:53 AM
Here are your stories for Tuesday in Central Florida: a new poll shows Bush and Clinton close in Florida; police release video in connection to hit-and-run accident; the secret world of Florida lakes; Warren Sapp arrested; and more.
1. A new...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 4:51 PM
A tear came to the President Obama's eye Wednesday when Maria Praeli told him about her mother, an undocumented resident of Connecticut who had to watch her own mother's funeral on an iPad because if she had returned home to Peru, she would not have...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 5:57 AM
“The Age of Love,” a documentary about senior citizens and speed dating, will be screened Thursday, Feb. 5, at 6:30 p.m. in the Clarice L. Buckman Theater at Quinnipiac University, 275 Mount Carmel Ave. in Hamden. Admission is free.. The...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 7:57 PM
Quinnipiac 73, Manhattan 59: Ousmane Drame had 12 points and a season-high 19 rebounds, Zaid Hearst added 23 points and Quinnipiac used a late run to beat Manhattan 73-59 on Friday night. The Bobcats (11-8, 5-5 Metro Atlantic) broke away...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 10:41 AM
One Vernon family is hoping to "pay it forward" for help it received, by organizing an event to benefit the Connecticut Children's Medical Center.
On Jan. 17, the first annual RockaThon will take place at Rockville High School. There will be games,...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 4:30 PM
Faced with an increasing number of complaints about bullying, sexual harassment and segregation in schools, U.S. Attorney Deirdre M. Daly has created a partnership to address civil rights infractions in educational settings.
Daly said her office...