| Aug 18, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Last summer, Tim Warren and Eric Donnelly, of the Bridgeport band the Alternate Routes, wrote “Nothing More” for Newtown Kindness, an organization founded in memory of Sandy Hook Elementary School victim Charlotte Bacon.
| Oct 30, 2013
| 7:50 AM
A Missourian who happens to be a fan of the Kansas Jayhawks will be allowed to keep his vanity license plate "MZU SUX" despite efforts of Missouri state officials to revoke the plate as obscene.
"MZU" would be short for Mizzou, a nickname for the...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 2:18 AM
HARTFORD — Home-schooling parents are revolting against recommendations that children with disabilities being taught at home have a special education plan that would need the approval of the local school district.
The proposal was included in a...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 5:54 PM
In his long and sometimes stormy career as a journalist and cable-news pundit, Bill O'Reilly has occasionally mentioned his exploits in conflict zones around the world. "I've been there," he once said. "That's really what separates me from most of these...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 3:33 PM
When Connecticut reeled from the news that a madman had attacked and slaughtered children and teachers at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown on Dec. 14, 2012, State Police Lt. J. Paul Vance rose to the occasion.
The longtime department spokesman...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 6:52 PM
Fox News host Bill O’Reilly defended himself Wednesday night against a new charge that he misrepresented his record as a war correspondent, this time during the civil war in El Salvador.
Media Matters, a nonprofit organization that monitors...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 12:46 AM
Opening statements in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be held next week, a court official announced Wednesday after the judge qualified enough prospective jurors to move on to the final stage of jury selection.
| Feb 23, 2015
| 6:30 PM
As local school districts and public-safety officials move onward with initiatives to prevent violence from reaching classrooms, state lawmakers have announced plans to work with mental health professionals to help children with mental illness in the...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 3:26 PM
A task force of Illinois lawmakers looking at ways to prevent school shootings by helping mentally ill children before they lash out violently met for the first time Monday.
During a meeting in which educators, police, mental health professionals and...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 5:20 AM
MIAMI �� Two men in camouflage storm into a multiplex, head to different theaters filled with moviegoers, and begin shooting.
Moviegoers lie on the floor, screaming in pain as noise and smoke fill the air. Some can't move from their seats....
| Feb 18, 2015
| 6:33 AM
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — A construction company has offered to demolish at no cost the Newtown home of the Sandy Hook school shooter, a town official said Tuesday.
Representatives of Manafort Brothers are expected to meet with town officials this...