| Oct 13, 2014
| 12:53 PM
U.S. Envoy for Climate Change Todd Stern will be speaking at Yale University Tuesday amid new reports that the United States is considering making a major contribution to a fund to help poor nations combat the threat of global warming.
| Oct 10, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The medical and scientific community was relieved when Gov. Martin O'Malley imposed a moratorium on fracking in 2011. He said that the state would only move forward with fracking if it "can be accomplished without unacceptable risks of adverse impacts...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 12:48 PM
The race for the Florida House District 100 seat has drawn two attorneys and a political rookie: Democrat Joe Geller, a lawyer from Aventura; Republican Martin Feigenbaum, an attorney from Surfside; and Libertarian Omar Recuero from Hollywood.
| Oct 9, 2014
| 1:02 PM
Four days after the unexpected death of its founding chairman, Alexion Pharmaceuticals appointed its chief executive to head the growing biomedical company's board of directors.
Max Link, the 74-year-old chairman of the company, died while traveling...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 10:09 AM
New research that sheds light on the methods and machinery used by HIV to infect cells provides insight into the tricky virus that potentially could guide the development of a vaccine against the virus that causes AIDS, according to U.S. government and...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 7:21 AM
FARMINGTON — The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine opens next week, and many hope that it will elevate Greater Hartford as a hub for research in health care and biological sciences by attracting some of the best minds in those fields.
| Oct 5, 2014
Breast cancer survivors and physician continue working to ensure all women know how "dense" they are – their breast density.
While it's obvious that women's breasts come in very different shapes and sizes, not everyone knows that breast tissue...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:33 AM
WASHINGTON — A new law designed to reform the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs should bring improvements in the delivery of medical care to Connecticut veterans, although some of the changes will be slow in coming and problems are expected to...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 11:47 AM
When it comes to sexual assault allegations, is it ever a good idea to name names?
That question arose this week when a group claiming to be current and former University of Chicago students created and then deleted an anonymous Tumblr account listing...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 9:00 PM
This year, for the first time, college football powers will square off in a four-team playoff to decide who's top dog.
No Ivy League schools will be crashing that party. Then, it's in the annual college rankings issued by arbiters like U.S. News & World...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 11:44 AM
George Bartzokis, a UCLA medical researcher whose work found that a fatty substance in the brain could play a major role in the development of disorders such as Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia, died Aug. 22 at home in Los Angeles. He was 58.