| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Four days after the deadly Boston Marathon bombings, dozens of heavily armed federal agents surrounded the home of two friends of the suspected bomber, ordered them out and took the men in handcuffs to a police station for hours of interrogation....
| Sep 9, 2014
| 8:24 PM
Responding to public outcry over images of heavily armed police officers in Ferguson, Mo., last month, lawmakers called Tuesday for closer examination of federal programs that distribute military equipment to state and local law enforcement agencies....
| Sep 5, 2014
| 12:01 PM
Madonna Badger will speak on recovering from traumatic loss at a forum on "Resiliency and Recovery" Friday, Sept. 19, 6-7 p.m. at Hartford Hospital's Heublein Hall, , 560 Hudson St., Hartford.
She'll be joined by Mary Fetchet, who lost her son Brad in...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 2:37 PM
A Massachusetts man badly injured in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing married his nurse in a weekend wedding, according to the hotel where the ceremony was held.
James Costello met Krista D'Agostino while he was undergoing treatment at Spaulding...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:29 PM
The sister of the men suspected of carrying out the Boston Marathon bombings was arrested in New York on Wednesday on suspicion of threatening to bomb her boyfriend's ex, a police spokesman said.
Ailina Tsarnaeva, 24, sister of Tamerlan and Dzhokhar...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 4:27 PM
A college friend of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded guilty Thursday to hiding the accused Boston Marathon bomber's laptop and backpack from FBI agents investigating the April 2013 terrorist attack that killed three people and injured more than 260 others....
| Aug 22, 2014
| 1:28 PM
The New York Yankees became the latest Major League Baseball team to introduce metal detectors to its stadium, part of a broader security push that will ultimately defeat its stated purpose.
After testing the new screening method in a handful of...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 7:19 AM
The response to crises such as the 9/11 attacks, the Boston Marathon bombings or the landslide that collapsed a Baltimore street this spring inevitably elevate the public consciousness of the professionalism and courage of police, firefighters and other...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Like many freelance writers, Kate Sprouse often works in coffee shops. And like most Americans, she was horrified when she heard the news about the Boston Marathon bombing—and disturbed when she began overhearing random coffee shop conversations...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:00 PM
The Institute of Living, the Hartford Courant and FOX CT are hosting a Key Issues Forum Friday, which looks at how people find the resiliency to recover from traumatic loss.
The forum will be held from 6-7 p.m. at Hartford Hospital's Heublein Hall....
| Sep 10, 2014
| 2:35 PM
The government plans to give retailers a list of materials that can be used in explosives and ask them to look out for suspicious behavior as a way to combat domestic terrorism, the homeland security secretary said on Wednesday.
On the eve of the 13th...