| 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...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 8:47 AM
NEW HAVEN (AP) — A Yale University freshman has survived a four-story fall from a dormitory window.
School spokesman Tom Conroy said in an email Tuesday that the student fell from a window in Bingham Hall at about 2 p.m. Monday. Yale didn't have...
| 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 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...
| 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....
| Jan 22, 2015
| 2:14 PM
HAMDEN — Three men were injured Thursday afternoon following construction accident on State Street, police said.
Three men fell about 30 feet from a lift at the construction site, the police department said. They were taken to Yale-New Haven...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 10:23 AM
WOODBRIDGE — Part of Route 69 was expected to be closed for most of the day Friday because of an overnight crash that injured two people, police said.
The crash happened shortly before 1:30 a.m. at the intersection with Clark Road, Sgt. Frank...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 8:37 PM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy sent a letter Monday to the CEO of Tenet Healthcare, asking him to join the governor's office in talks to revive a halted, $400 million merger between Tenet and five Connecticut hospitals.
Tenet pulled out of the deal Dec. 11 after...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 5:56 PM
PLAINVILLE — A day on the ski slopes sounds great to Nick Reyna, a pediatric cancer survivor from Rocky Hill, who was in town on Tuesday to help a national foundation get a $7,500 award from the Petit Family Foundation.
Reyna, 26 and the 2007...