| Mar 22, 2015
| 10:00 AM
ANDOVER – A Willimantic woman was flown by Life Star Sunday morning after she struck two highway signs and went air borne before her car landed upside-down off Route 6, police said.
Karla M Dominguez-cruz, 29, of Willimantic, was driving on Route 6...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 5:09 PM
STORRS — A student at the University of Connecticut was critically injured late Sunday when he plummeted from the biology-physics building at 91 N. Eagleville Road, police said.
The student was not identified. Police said they are investigating the...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 11:16 AM
PLAINVILLE – A Plantsville woman is dead following a two-car crash on New Britain Avenue Saturday night.
Roxanne Marie Dias, 30, was transported by LifeStar to Hartford Hospital after the Plainville Fire Company extricated her from the Mazda...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 3:43 PM
HARTFORD — Hartford Hospital said Wednesday that it has contacted 281 patients who might have been exposed to a strain of E. coli resistant to some drugs — a version of the bacteria that differs from the "superbug" outbreak linked to the...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 12:59 PM
MIDDLETOWN — Three of the four Wesleyan University students arrested in connection with MDMA overdoses on campus had large quantities of narcotics and prescription drugs in their rooms, prosecutors said during their arraignment Wednesday.
| Mar 8, 2012
| 4:51 PM
A bicyclist loitered on the Trinity College campus for two hours before he robbed sophomore Maria Young at knifepoint last month, Young told hundreds of students at a rally Thursday.
Young, who wasn't injured in the hold-up, told her story to illustrate...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 4:33 PM
HARTFORD — Less than two years after a Cromwell man was fatally shot in Hartford while trying to sell computer tablets that he had posted on craigslist, city police are inviting the public to use a police parking lot as a safe place for such...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 12:10 PM
MIDDLETOWN — Following the hospitalization of students who used a party drug over the weekend, Wesleyan President Michael Roth pleaded with students Monday to "please, please stay away from illegal substances" and urged them to provide information...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 3:23 PM
MIDDLETOWN — Ten Wesleyan students and two visitors have been hospitalized, with at least two in critical condition, after overdosing over the weekend on the synthetic party drug MDMA, known as ecstasy or Molly, police and Wesleyan officials said....
| Feb 21, 2015
Having trouble sleeping? Check for a glow, inches from the pillow.
Using a smartphone, tablet or laptop at bedtime may be staving off sleep, according to Harvard Medical School scientists, who have found specific wavelengths of light can suppress the...
| Feb 21, 2015
In recent years, the nap has become better accepted — and better studied. According to a Pew Research Center study, one-third of adults in the United States take naps, and more men report napping than women.
Although naps for adults may be gaining...