| Nov 28, 2014
| 5:26 AM
Nearly two decades after Matt Eisenfeld and his girlfriend died in a suicide bombing in Jerusalem, his family has gained greater insight and perspective, if not solace, from the new book "The Bus on Jaffa Road."
"People always ask if you've been able to...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 1:57 PM
GROTON — Access to Naval Submarine Base New London was restricted Saturday afternoon after a bomb threat was phoned into a building at the base.
The area near the base's Building 87 was searched and no threat was found, a base spokesperson said....
| Dec 1, 2014
| 11:01 AM
HARTFORD — Police searched Bulkeley High School Monday afternoon after a bomb threat was emailed to a school administrator, but no explosive devices were found, Hartford Police Deputy Chief Brian Foley said.
The administrator received the email...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 1:10 PM
NEW HAVEN — A search of Wilbur Cross High School turned up nothing suspicious after a bomb threat was received about 2 p.m. on Monday, police said.
The school on Mitchell Drive was evacuated and emergency services units were dispatched to search...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 8:55 AM
A series of attacks in Afghanistan killed at least 21 people, including 12 members of a landmine clearance team and two soldiers of the U.S.-led military coalition, officials said Saturday.
In the deadliest incident, gunmen attacked a group working to...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 9:17 AM
When he arrived 40 minutes late to a play about a suicide bombing, 19-year-old Omar Haidari expected to see actors playing out the drama on stage. He didn’t imagine that he would see the remains of a real-life suicide bomber not much younger than...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 4:27 AM
Iraqi government forces retook four villages on Sunday near a mountain ridge overlooking Islamic State supply lines, security officials said, in a campaign which has struggled to make advances against the Sunni Islamist insurgents. Iraqi security forces...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 11:40 AM
First came billowing banners in yellow, green and black. Then colorful tents were raised Sunday beside tables stacked with sugar-filled tea glasses, steaming teapots and plates of biscuits.
And, surrounding every table and tent, wary Iraqi federal...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 6:09 AM
A suicide bomber killed at least 27 Shi'ite militiamen on the outskirts of the Iraqi town of Jurf al-Sakhar on Monday after security forces pushed Islamic State militants out of the area over the weekend, army and police sources said.
| Oct 19, 2014
| 8:58 PM
The U.S. military said it had air-dropped arms to Syrian rebels fighting Islamic State militants near Kobani on Sunday in what appeared to be the Pentagon's first public acknowledgment it has provided lethal aid to the rebels.
The U.S. Central Command...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 12:14 PM
HAMDEN — Hamden High School was evacuated Wednesday morning after a male phoned a bomb threat to the school administration.
Hamden police and four state police dog teams searched the building and found nothing. Students, who gathered first at...