| Jan 20, 2015
| 8:47 AM
NEW HAVEN (AP) — A Yale University freshman has survived a four-story fall from a dormitory window.
School spokesman Tom Conroy said in an email Tuesday that the student fell from a window in Bingham Hall at about 2 p.m. Monday. Yale didn't have...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 3:34 PM
HARTFORD – With final edits and approvals, members of the Sandy Hook Advisory Commission have begun to think about the impact their report on the Newtown school massacre will have on parents of victims and surviving children, as well as people who...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 5:31 AM
Yale University says the university police will conduct an internal investigation into an incident Saturday, where a Yale University student was detained during an investigation of a series of burglaries at the university. The student told his father...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 6:04 AM
Saturday evening, I got a call that no parent wants to get. It was my son calling from college — he’s a third-year student at Yale. He had been accosted by a campus police officer, at gunpoint!
This is how my son remembers it:
| Jan 26, 2015
| 9:54 AM
NEW HAVEN — Yale University police received two reports of alleged sexual assaults on campus last week, according to university officials.
The first was reported Tuesday. According to a community alert from Yale Police Chief Ronnell A. Higgins,...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 7:15 AM
They didn't call him Whistler for nothing. The great mother-painter James Abbott McNeill Whistler loved music. Yale students will perform "Musical Arrangements That Inspired Whistler," Jan. 29, 5:30 p.m. at Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St.,...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 2:38 PM
Dr. Harry Fozzard, a professor emeritus of medicine at the University of Chicago, was a leader in the field of electrophysiology, conducting research that centered on the ion channels in the heart that generate rhythm and control cardiac muscle...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 10:35 AM
Actor and author James Franco, who is rapidly becoming the Energizer Bunny of cinema, has announced the main cast for yet another film: an adaptation of John Steinbeck's 1936 novel "In Dubious Battle."
According to the Hollywood Reporter, shooting on...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 4:16 PM
Dr. James Schroeder, a physician and professor who took night classes to earn an MBA at Northwestern University because of his interest in health care policy, was for 10 years president and CEO of the Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation.
| Jan 25, 2015
| 4:45 AM
HARTFORD — There was little left to hold on to in the charred ruins of Dr. William Petit Jr.'s burned home in Cheshire.
A fire set there during the deadly 2007 home invasion that killed his wife, Jennifer Hawke-Petit, and daughters Hayley and...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 10:14 AM
Colleen McCullough, author of the bestselling novel "The Thorn Birds," died Thursday at age 77. She had suffered from ill health in recent years and died in a hospital on Norfolk Island in the South Pacific.
Although she wrote more than two dozen books,...