Possible Abuse In Case Of Dog With Suspected Chemical Burns

Waterbury police are investigating a possible animal abuse case after a young dog was found with suspected chemical burns.


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Chemical Cleanup At Waterbury School

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) _ Waterbury school officials say a cleanup of potentially harmful chemicals in one of its elementary schools has left the building safe and ready for students as they returned to classes this […]


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Effort Would Ban Chemical In Receipt Paper

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers are being asked to ban a chemical that some scientists consider to be dangerous, from being used in paper cash register and ATM receipts. The Coalition for a Safe […]


DNA Test Kits Sold to State Were Faulty

The state says some DNA test kits purchased from a California supplier may have failed to produce a genetic profile for some evidence samples where only a small amount of genetic material was present. 


Yale Chemical Discharge Kills Fish, Eels

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Yale University has apologized for a chemical foam discharge from the school’s West Haven campus that killed some fish and eels in the Oyster River. Spokesman William Hathaway said Wednesday […]