| Apr 18, 2014
| 1:36 PM
Authorities say the killing on March 1, 1976, began after William Bradford Bishop Jr. learned he’d been passed over for a promotion at the State Department earlier in the day.
Bishop, who had been receiving psychiatric care for depression and...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 10:28 PM
Authorities say the killing on March 1, 1976, began after William Bradford Bishop Jr. learned he'd been passed over for a promotion at the State Department earlier in the day.
Bishop had been receiving psychiatric care for depression and suffered from...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Leaves already are changing color north of Chicago, so it's time to plan your fall leaf-hunting getaway. We've come up with some of the most scenic autumn areas within roughly 180 miles of Chicago, so it can be a day trip, or you can make a weekend of it....
| Sep 15, 2013
When it comes to pirate tourism Connecticut often gets robbed of its fair share of the booty.
Sure, pirate activity in the Caribbean has inspired the Disney ride and a billion dollar film franchise, and the famous Blackbeard spent his later years...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 5:07 AM
A convicted murderer who escaped from a Michigan prison during Sunday's Super Bowl was recaptured in Indiana on Monday after kidnapping a woman and forcing her to drive to the neighboring state, a corrections official said.
The woman was able to get away...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 7:05 PM
In a single week last October, 11 colleges sent representatives to Newport Harbor High School, providing a diverse geographic and academic sampling for students to peruse.
The visitors hailed from prestigious four-year schools, such as Pomona College,...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 9:59 AM
It is almidón sagrado, or "sacred starch," in the poetry of Dr. Marinaelo Medrano, author of the collection "Diosas de la Yuca" (Goddesses of the Yuca).
Yuca bears no resemblance to the similarly spelled, flowering desert plant called yucca, although...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Enrolling in a community college has always been a favorable way for students to combat the rising cost of education. But a program expanding nationally this year could make the potential payoff even better.
American Honors is an innovative, two-year-old...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Fracking on a large scale may be coming soon to California as oilmen converge on the Monterey Shale, a formation that could hold 15 billion barrels' worth of oil. At $100 a barrel, that's … a lot of money.
Money is the real subject of Gregory...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 8:04 PM
Trinity coach Jeff Devanney took time Thursday afternoon to talk about his team’s season and Saturday’s matchup with rival Wesleyan at Jessee/Miller Field, where Trinity has won 50 games in a row. Wesleyan (7-0) is looking to finish off its...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Trinity blew out Wesleyan in the area's most highly anticipated NESCAC football game in years, pushing its home winning streak to 51 with a 40-10 victory Saturday at Jessee/Miller Field.
Here is the box score.
Wesleyan (7-1) finishes in a three-way...