| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:53 PM
Susan Hahn was editor of TriQuarterly for 14 years. She is author of a recent novel, “The Six Granddaughters of Cecil Slaughter”; nine books of poetry, including “Self/Pity” and “The Scarlet Ibis”; and...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 10:05 AM
Suppose Connecticut had a centralized system where all cops who made traffic stops had to send electronic reports on who they pulled over, the race of the person, the reason for the action and the outcome. The reports could be checked against stuff like...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 1:40 PM
Perhaps the most successful method America's criminal justice system has come up with to help treat addicts, keep low-level non-violent drug offenders out of prison and save taxpayers tens of millions of dollars is the drug court.
Connecticut used to...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 8:05 AM
You've probably never heard of the "Boko Haram." The name "D-Company" isn't likely to ring any bells either. Nor will the "Arauco Malleco Coordinating Group."
The first is from Africa; the second from India; and the last from South America. They don't...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 2:28 PM
Warning: The dope you are smoking can now be identified by its DNA.
Heather Coyle’s new marijuana DNA database at the University of New Haven can tell if a particular fragment of pot is the “White Widow” strain, “Skunk Number...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 7:36 PM
STORRS — One month after 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was fatally shot by a neighborhood watch volunteer in Sanford, Fla., University of Connecticut students held a vigil and rally Monday to put the state's spotlight on what they believe was a race-...
| Oct 25, 2010
When you enter the new $14 million home of the Henry C. Lee Institute of Forensic Science at the University of New Haven, you are instantly immersed in the bloodstained world of forensic investigation, and particularly in the cases handled by Lee in his...
| Oct 29, 2010
| 2:17 AM
A witness sought by authorities after she was seen on video trying to revive a college football player who was shot and killed by police has been found, a lawyer for the player's family said Thursday.
But attorney Michael Sussman declined to identify the...
| Oct 29, 2010
| 3:38 AM
Family, friends and teammates of the Pace University student fatally shot by police are gathering in Boston to remember his life and legacy.
The special service for Danroy "D.J" Henry is scheduled for Friday at the Boston Convention and Visitor Center on...
| Jul 14, 2011
Jennifer Frank, of Reisterstown, daughter of Timothy and Jamie Frank, and a graduate of Garrison Forest School, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Bucknell University.
Stephen Wilkes, a 13-year-old eighth-grade student at...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 8:27 AM
As spring high school football practice gets underway Monday across South Florida, a handful of new coaches will be taking the field.
They'll be observed by athletic directors. Watched by fans and alumni. Evaluated by their players.
While they'll face...