The middle school and high school in Newtown are re-opened after being briefly locked down.
A woman driving a car with Connecticut plates led Secret Service and police on a harrowing car chase from the White House past the Capitol Thursday, attempting to penetrate the security barriers at both national landmarks before she was shot to death, police said. A 1-year-old girl with her survived.
A car with Connecticut plates sped onto the driveway leading to the White House, over a set of lowered barricades.
Police say a man was arrested at a Connecticut airport after telling security agents that he had a bomb.
With the deadly school shooting in Newtown, Conn., still fresh in their minds, FBI, state police and security experts offered advice Thursday to school administrators and private employers saying they will have to do more than a “lockdown” policy to prepare for and respond to an armed intruder.
Greenwich school officials are beefing up school security following the shooting deaths of 26 children and educators in nearby Newtown last month.
A hospital in Bridgeport tightened security following an incident in which a man showed up looking for a shooting victim from earlier in the day.
Siri is used by iPhone owners the world over. Not everyone is as enamored with Siri as her millions of users, however. At IBM, whose headquarters are in Endicott, N.Y., Siri is banned entirely, due to security concerns.
Boston officials are urging fans to celebrate responsibly on Super Bowl Sunday as the New England Patriots play the New York Giants.
Connecticut has agreed to slash its assessment for security provided to two of the country’s largest casinos following appeals from the American Indian tribes that run the resorts.