By DMITRY LOVETSKY Associated Press DZHEZKAZGAN, Kazakhstan (AP) _ A Russian Soyuz space capsule carrying three astronauts who had spent a half-year aboard the International Space Station landed Wednesday in the steppes of Kazakhstan. […]
WASHINGTON (AP) _ Access to the White House complex was halted for about an hour Tuesday after a vehicle followed a motorcade carrying President Barack Obama’s daughters through the gates. Uniformed agents immediately stopped the […]
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A Florida man pleaded guilty on Friday to participating in the 2010 theft of about $80 million in prescription drugs from an Eli Lilly warehouse in Connecticut. The U.S. Attorney’s […]
Police swarmed a FedEx center where a shooter opened fire Tuesday morning, injuring at least six people at the package-sorting station north of Atlanta.
General Dynamics said Monday it has secured a $17.65 billion contract to build attack submarines for the U.S. Navy.
STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton tells an audience at UConn she believes the outcome in Ukraine will be a bad one for Russia. Clinton, who is considering another run for […]
More than 275 members of three Connecticut National Guard units have been welcomed home in a formal ceremony at the O’Neill State Armory.
U.S. senators from Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island are part of a bipartisan group of lawmakers calling on President Barack Obama to develop a stronger strategy for addressing the humanitarian crisis in Syria.
Tufts University “gap year” program will help students on leave pay for housing and other expenses.
A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 239 people including four Americans en route to Beijing has gone missing over the South China Sea.
2011 was rollercoaster year, with political scandals, a fair share of global upheaval, as well as crises both economic and environmental here at home. Take a look through the biggest events of 2011 in our chronological look back at the past 12 months…