| 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 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 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 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...
| 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...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 2:02 PM
A $10 million payment to Connecticut Children's Medical Center — approved Thursday without going through the legislature, and despite a state budget deficit — sparked questions about legal precedent and fairness.
The $10 million approved by...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 2:48 PM
Connecticut hospitals reported record numbers of errors in 2013, with large increases in the numbers of falls, medication mistakes and perforations during surgical procedures, a new state report shows.
The report, covering 2013, marks the first time that...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 3:01 AM
NORTH HAVEN — Len Fasano learned an important lesson from his football coach at Yale, the legendary Carm Cozza.
"When you leave the field, have no regrets,'' Fasano said. "If you leave the field with no regrets then, win or lose, you can live with...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 5:23 AM
NORTH HAVEN — Police have released the name of a woman who died in a one-car crash on I-91 Sunday night.
Alma Valentin, 57, of West Haven died at the scene of the crash, which happened north of exit 10 about 9 p.m., state police said.