| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:02 PM
KAFER ROUMA, Syria (AP) — Looking weary and malnourished, the baby girl could hardly open her eyes. Fatima was born just a month ago amid the ancient ruins outside Kafer Rouma, a village in northern Syria that has come under shelling by government...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Do you like prehistoric cave paintings? No? Well, I do, and so the news that many of those paintings were apparently done by women is fascinating. Not only for what it says about our ancestors but for what it says about archeology.
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Northern State University’s new musical is about a young man who wants to be accepted as well as secrets and the damage they cause.
Like countless other shows, “Bat Boy: The Musical” also takes aim at hypocrisy.
| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:43 PM
WASHINGTON — It's been a constant quandary for the Obama White House: Should the president reach out to his Republican opponents or isolate them? Should he compromise to move his agenda or try to split the GOP ranks? Carrot or stick?
| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Banksy has taken New York, but some New Yorkers are obviously not taken with Banksy. Or, to use the old adage: Art is in the eye of the beholder.
Banksy, the world-famous and famously anonymous street artist, has been in New York for a month, creating...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:02 PM
“Catwoman” No. 24 hits shelves Wednesday, giving readers a closer look at the twisted Joker's Daughter and the underground tunnels […]...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Humans have been communicating using pictures for at least 40,000 years — far longer than they have with alphabets and language. Yale University's Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library has been in existence for only 50 of those years, but the...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 2:41 PM
The scariest part about Halloween is having to put up with hearing "Monster Mash" a thousand times in a night. If you're looking for a tasteful soundtrack that still feels like the icy breath of the reaper tonight, Pop & Hiss is here to help.
| Sep 16, 2013
| 7:14 PM
Singer Jackie Lomax will perhaps be most remembered for what didn't happen during his long career.
Despite several brushes with fame — and solo recordings featuring no less than Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton and...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Deep in a Croatian cave, scientists have discovered a tiny snail with a shell that looks as if it is made of glass.
The Zospeum tholussum specimen was found more than half a mile beneath the Earth's surface, in the Lukina Jama-Trojama cave system, one...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:50 AM
This article is part of our 2013 New Haven Annual Manual
Bauer Park, Copse Rd., Madison, 203-318-8651. Once a working farm, now a 65-acre nature preserve. Hiking trails, community gardens, star-gazing platform.
Beaver Ponds Park, Between Sherman...