World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 9, 2014
An American student stabbed or slashed 20 teenagers and an adult in a bloody 30-minute rampage in the classrooms and hallways of a Pittsburgh high school.
World | Reuters | Wednesday March 26, 2014
Architects on Tuesday unveiled designs for a new elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, filled with sunlight, connections to nature - and new security measures - to replace the building where a gunman killed 26 people, mostly young children, in 2...
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 26, 2014
In an astonishing surgery, doctors in the US have replaced a man's thumb that was severed in an accident with his toe.
World | Associated Press | Sunday February 16, 2014
Another round of snow made its way into the Northeastern United States on Saturday as people continued to dig out from earlier storms.
World | Reuters | Friday February 14, 2014
A winter storm that froze the U.S. southeast in its tracks pushed north on Thursday, with driving winds and heavy snow snarling travel and closing many schools from Washington to Connecticut, creating havoc for winter-weary parents.
World | Associated Press | Monday February 3, 2014
Woody Allen called Dylan Farrow's allegations of child molestation "untrue and disgraceful," signaling that he would fight renewed claims dating back to Allen's tempestuous relationship with actress Mia Farrow in the early 1990s.
World | Nicholas Kristof, The New York Times | Monday February 3, 2014
When Woody Allen received a Golden Globe award for lifetime achievement a few weeks ago, there was a lively debate about whether it was appropriate to honor a man who is an artistic giant but also was accused years ago of child molestation.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday January 31, 2014
Indian-origin parents of a 19-month-old baby, who died of severe head injuries after his babysitter got angry and dumped him on the floor, have been arrested and charged in the US state of Connecticut.
World | Reuters | Tuesday January 28, 2014
The number of passengers and crew who fell ill aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship climbed to more than 600 on Monday, many of them vomiting and suffering diarrhea.
World | Associated Press | Monday January 27, 2014
The Royal Caribbean cruise line on Sunday ended a ship's 10-day trip in the Caribbean early after hundreds of passengers and crew members were sickened with a gastrointestinal illness.
World | Reuters | Monday January 27, 2014
A gunman who shot and killed two people at a Maryland mall was a 19-year-old who lived with his mother in a nearby Washington suburb and arrived at the shopping center in a taxi about an hour before opening fire, police said on Sunday.
World | Reuters | Wednesday January 22, 2014
A winter storm packing snow and Arctic cold slammed the northeastern United States on Tuesday, grounding 3,000 flights.
World | Reuters | Wednesday January 15, 2014
A shooter opened fire at a middle school in New Mexico on Tuesday, seriously wounding at least two teenage students before being taken into custody, police and hospital officials said.
World | Emma G. Fitzsimmons and Ashley Southall, The New York Times | Sunday January 5, 2014
A small plane made an emergency landing on the Major Deegan Expressway in the Bronx on Saturday afternoon, fire officials said.
World | Reuters | Saturday January 4, 2014
The Obama administration on Friday proposed two new gun control regulations aimed at clarifying restrictions on gun ownership for the mentally ill and strengthening a database used for background checks before firearm purchases.
World | Associated Press | Thursday January 2, 2014
Residents in the northeastern U.S. have begun preparing for a winter storm that could dump up to 7 inches (177 millimeters) on New York City.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 15, 2013
A woman has been arrested for animal cruelty in Connecticut after she allegedly starved to death a friend's pet dog.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 15, 2013
President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle lit 26 candles and observed a moment of silence on Saturday in honor of the victims of last year's shooting at an elementary school.
World | Reuters | Saturday December 14, 2013
A gunman charged into an elementary school last year and open fired on students. 20 children and six educators died that day.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday December 11, 2013
A year later, inside a big house in Newtown, dolls fill the shelves of a living room and flowers and rainbows decorate a kitchen window, next to a little girl's name: Avielle.