| Mar 16, 2015
| 3:57 AM
BRANFORD — Connecticut State Police and the state’s attorney office are investigating the death of an unidentified man who died after a Taser was used on him by Branford police Sunday.
Connecticut State Police spokesman Lt. J. Paul Vance...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 2:10 PM
An unarmed, 41-year-old man named David Werblow died Sunday night after Branford police shot him with a Taser when he refused to get out of a parked car, according to a preliminary State Police investigation.
Police said Werblow was being uncooperative...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 5:38 PM
NEW HAVEN - A 24-year old man received non-life threatening injuries after being shot in the leg Sunday afternoon at a local lounge, according to police.
Police said that officers on assignment in the downtown area for the Greater New Haven St. Patrick'...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 4:03 PM
It all began with Patricia Menno-Coveney, who said she "just wanted to give a kidney."
It seemed like a simple decision, she said. The idea of donating a kidney had been on her mind for many years.
But her offer led to a series of transplants that...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 10:02 AM
Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano speaks fondly of the days when his dad was a primary care doctor in independent practice, running his patients' lab tests and performing mammograms in his office to make sure they got done.
"I think that era is going to...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 5:16 PM
NEW HAVEN — Two firefighters and one resident were sent to the hospital after a heavy house fire on Dickerman Street just before midnight Sunday.
Firefighters battled a heavy fire on the second floor of the three-story residence, located at 67...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 3:23 PM
NEW HAVEN — A woman who fell off an I-91 bridge and died after stopping to help the victims of a hit-and-run crash early Thursday morning will be remembered as a hero, her family said.
Lauren A. Mohr, 34, had just finished her shift as a...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 11:35 AM
NEW HAVEN — A woman in her 40s was shot and killed on Second Street early Saturday morning, police said.
Officers responding to reports of several gunshots at 1:36 a.m. Saturday found a woman who had been shot in the torso outside the rear of a...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 3:38 PM
NEW HAVEN — A Yale University student has been taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital with what could be a case of bacterial meningitis, according to the university website.
The student's condition is being closely monitored. The school is working with...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 3:18 PM
HARTFORD — Patients and their advocates pleaded with a state panel of doctors Wednesday to expand Connecticut's Medical Marijuana Program to include additional medical conditions beyond those currently allowed by state law.
"Gentlemen, you ought to...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 2:59 PM
HARTFORD — Unsafe sleep was a factor in more than a third of 124 infant deaths since 2005, and the state's child-protection agency has engaged a national foundation to help prevent these deaths by better predicting a family's level of risk....