New Haven

New York's green-cab program subsidized wheelchair-accessible vehicles for Boston, Atlanta, New Haven, Miami, Washington D.C. and more

Taxpayers helped finance vans to the tune of $14,000 each<p>Since the green-taxi program launched in 2013, New York City has paid close to $8 million to …

Uber

Paedophile raped girl, 12, in her school uniform then told police she 'needed sorting out'

Lewes Harby has been jailed for nine sexual offences against children.<p>His youngest victim was 12 and wore her school uniform while being raped.<p>Harby …

Crime

New Haven Lawyer Gets Prison For Buying Boats, Miami Condo With Millions Stolen From Clients

A New Haven bankruptcy lawyer, who paid for boats and a beachfront condominium with millions of dollars he stole from clients already hard-pressed by …

Corruption

The peculiar history of New Haven's 'amputated' Marcel Breuer building

<i></i>Fifteen years after IKEA demolished part of it for a parking lot, a Marcel Breuer-designed office building in New Haven has become a stage for art. …

Vandals target Christopher Columbus statues

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Police have stepped up security after two Christopher Columbus statues were vandalized with red paint in Connecticut.<p>Authorities …

Christopher Columbus

Eight Connecticut Pizzerias Land On Daily Meal's '101 Best' List

Connecticut pizza is the best in the country, <b>The Daily Meal</b> acknowledges again, with the recent release of its 2017 “101 Best Pizzas In America” …

Pizza

A Complicated Second Life for a Brutalist Icon

Fifteen years after IKEA demolished part of it for a parking lot, a Marcel Breuer-designed office building in New Haven has become a stage for art.<p>The hulking concrete building just off the I-95 in New Haven commands the attention of anyone who passes by it. That’s how Dick Lee wanted it.<p>As mayor …

Architecture

YSTRDY’s TMRRW Shines Bright in New HAVEN Editorial

Showcasing the brand’s fall/winter range.<p>HAVEN has just unveiled its new editorial — throwing a spotlight on budding streetwear label YSTRDY’S TMRRW. First exploring the brand’s Fall/Winter 2017 collection earlier this summer, the revered Canadian shop took to the outdoors to feature a choice …

Dear Amazon: Please Build Here

Amazon is often promoting the idea of improving the world. Therefore its second headquarters should do that. Knowing that it is a game changer, Amazon should go to a Rust Belt city and forever alter the economy of the region. Take a good look at <b>Pittsburgh</b> or <b>Cleveland</b>. Both have had a renaissance …

Opinion

How Yale Architecture Students are Trying to Build Up New Haven

Students at the Yale School of Architecture have been building homes since 1967 as part of the Jim Vlock Building Project. This year, for the first …

Unsolved 1998 murder of Yale student gets renewed attention

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– There are new details in the nearly 19-year-old murder case of Yale student Suzanne Jovin. According to the Hartford …

Crime

As Hospital Pay Flap Calms, Yale System Leads In $1M-Plus Earners

As the governor and top lawmakers inch toward a budget deal, a restructured hospital tax stands as a cornerstone everyone wants.<p>The hospitals would …

Health Care

The Pizza Show: New Haven

This episode is not about pizza. It's about "apizza." There's a difference.<p>Welcome to New Haven, a city that has some of the best pizza around. Our host Frank Pinello has never been to New Haven, so what better way to learn about the city than eating? Frank kicks things off by hanging out with Gary …

Pizza

Breaking! TWO COPS SHOT, active shooter situation in New Haven

Two police have been shot in New Haven, Connecticut, and it’s being reported that there’s an active shooter.<p>New Haven **ACTIVE SHOOTER** Elm …

Policing

Police: Stand off ends after New Haven man that shot his wife, 2 police officers, is shot by SWAT team

NEW HAVEN, CONN - A New Haven man was shot and injured by authorities after a long stand off that began when he allegedly shot his wife, then two …

Policing

Two police officers shot in Connecticut

Two police officers were shot responding to an incident in New Haven, Conn. Saturday.<p>Officials said there was an active shooter on Elm Street at …

Policing

2 Connecticut officers shot by man suspected of shooting wife

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Authorities say two police officers have been shot in Connecticut by a man they suspect shot his wife first.<p>New Haven police spokesman Officer David Hartman says two officers responded to an apparent domestic shooting at a home in the city Saturday morning.<p>When the officers …

News (U.S.)

Doctor to be sentenced for killing Yale physician

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A doctor who police say killed a Yale University physician over a workplace dispute is set to be sentenced to three decades …

Crime

Springfield man sentenced for drug trafficking; admits to shuttling kilos of cocaine from Western Mass. to New Haven

Rolando Pino-Martinez is the last of 10 people who were arrested during a major drug trafficking investigation to be sentenced to prison.

Crime

15 State Municipalities Vie For Amazon HQ

Fifteen municipalities in Connecticut are competing for the new $5 billion North American headquarters of Amazon Inc., state economic development …

Cities

Educators Should Steal Google’s Secret About Creativity

First Person<p>—Courtesy of Allison Shelley/The Verbatim Agency for American Education: Images of Teachers and Students in Action.<p>Printer-Friendly<p>Email …

Google

MTA previously fired killer bus driver over DUI: sources

The charter-bus driver who plowed into a city bus Monday morning — killing himself and two others — is a former MTA worker who was fired for driving …

New York City

Loss of Alexion a Blow, But Bioscience Leaders Say More Successes Possible

Connecticut’s developing bioscience industry can’t easily explain away the departure of the Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. headquarters to Boston from …

Stocks

Is Alexion's Boston Move A Smoke Screen?

Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s big announcement Tuesday that it will pull up stakes and relocate to Boston could well be about planting itself in a …

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Irving’s New Haven for Craft Beer Lovers Arrives In October

Pub grub and tons of brews await<p>Next month, the first Texas outpost of Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill will officially arrive at the brand new Irving Music Factory entertainment district.<p>Announced back in 2015, Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill hails from Oregon, and brings a lengthy menu of pub fare …

Dallas

Irish-American community moves mountains to build full-length GAA pitch

The Irish-American community in New Haven, Connecticut have built their very own ‘field of dreams’ with persistence, passion – and a whole load of …

News (Ireland)

Manufacturer Of World's Most Expensive Drug Moving HQ To Boston, Hiring 400

The global pharmaceutical company is fleeing New Haven for Boston.

Boston

On Schizophrenia: Father and son discuss battling mental illness and the art it inspires

My son Henry was diagnosed with schizophrenia when he was a 20-year-old art student in Brighton in 2002. He had tried to swim across the estuary at …

Mental Health

Sources Say Alexion Pharmaceuticals Plans to Move Headquarters from New Haven to Boston

Multiple sources said late Monday that Alexion Pharmaceuticals will announce Tuesday morning that its corporate headquarters is moving from New Haven …

Looking for Neighbors, Bike Shop Employees Run into Burning Building

Two employees at The Devil's Gear Bike Shop in New Haven rushed into the Friday blaze<p>Bike shops tend to attract the most enthusiastic cyclists as employees. But how many are <i>run-into-a-burning-building</i> enthusiastic?<p>At least two, per an incident in New Haven, Connecticut, last week.<p>When the employees …

Cycling