New Haven

Baseline: New Haven stars give tips for viewing the solar eclipse

Vital message re TODAY's #eclipse from #CTOpenTennis astronomers* @Petra_Kvitova @ARadwanska, @KikiMladenovic @Cibulkova<br>*not astronomers …

Tennis

Don't call it a comeback, says new mother Zvonareva

WTA Tour

Hulu live offering reaches 201 local stations with Fox additions

Hulu has added three Fox affiliates to its live streaming TV service.<p>Joining the local offerings are Raycom's WVUE in New Orleans, and a pair of …

Business

This New Haven Youth Pops Wheelies For A Cause

In cities like Atlanta and Cleveland, urban dirt biking has caused rifts between young people, drivers and police.

The Cities with the Highest Hidden Costs of Owning a Home

If you're looking into buying a home, your mind is probably focused on things like your down payment and monthly mortgage costs, but those aren't the …

Real Estate

Police hunt man caught on CCTV after burglary

A BURGLAR sneaked into a house and stole bank cards and other items before trying to take money out at cash machines.<p>The burglary was discovered by …

Crime

Edinburgh mulls Newhaven tram extension

CITY of Edinburgh Council announced on August 8 that it expects to make a final decision next year on whether to complete Phase 1A of the city’s tram …

Work to extend Edinburgh trams to Leith ‘could start in 2019’

WORK to extend Edinburgh’s tramline could get under way in 2019 if the £165.2m project is given the green light.And the task of finding a possible …

Edinburgh

Stosur racing for US Open comeback

Having felt the French Open crown slip from her grasp, Samantha Stosur is racing the clock to be fit for another US Open title tilt.<p>Stosur hopes to …

Tennis

Police Investigate After Boy, 5, Nearly Drowns In Stamford, Conn. Pool

<b>STAMFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork)</b> — A 5-year-old was fighting for his life Saturday, days after he nearly drowned in Stamford, Connecticut.As WCBS 880’s …

Children's Hospital

No Sanctuary for the Immigration Lawyer

NEW HAVEN — Across two decades as an immigration lawyer practicing the quieter arts of saving clients from federal deportation, Glenn Formica never thought highly of the tactic of seeking refuge in a church, where law enforcement is hesitant to intrude. He was skeptical of the sanctuary approach, …

Immigration

Opioid Users Are Filling Jails. Why Don’t Jails Treat Them?

NEW HAVEN — When Dave Mason left jail in October 2015 after his 14th criminal conviction, the odds were good that he would end up dead.<p>A man with a longtime heroin addiction, Mr. Mason was entering one of the deadliest windows for jailed users returning to the streets: the first two weeks after …

Health

The Curious Case of Thomas Hogg

How Margaret Lamberton came to accuse Thomas Hogg of defiling her pig begins with a scene fit for an early David Cronenberg film. One day, during the …

Why Connecticut Is Collapsing

The state with the nation’s highest average income grapples with a huge debt problem even as young people and big employers — including Aetna — head for the exits.<p>The land of steady habits has a money problem.<p>Connecticut, the richest state in the nation, has racked up $74 billion in debt. Its …

Social Justice

Yale Scientist Aiming To Reverse Spinal Cord Injuries

NEW HAVEN — A Yale neurology and neuroscience professor who hopes to regrow neurons in patients with spinal cord injuries has secured enough funding …

Medicine

How Are We Going to Survive the Next 42 Months of Trump?

Katha PollittMany progressives are depressed and angry. But there are also glimmers of hope.The post How Are We Going to Survive the Next 42 Months …

Liberal View

A “Model City,” as Seen by Jim Goldberg & Donovan Wylie

Magnum photographers Jim Goldberg and Donovan Wylie spent a year exploring the city of New Haven, Connecticut while they were artists in residence at …

Cities

Conn. Mom Who Faced Deportation Granted Motion to Stay

A Norwalk mother who has lived in the United States for 24 years and refused deportation last week has been granted a stay that will allow her to …

New York City

Commuting is a whole different world for these Americans

by Bryan Miller<p>In 1492, after an arduous voyage aboard Columbus' vessel the Santa Maria, Rodrigo de Triana, a lookout, bellowed, "Tierra!"<p>This is …

Australian News

Connecticut names operator for Springfield-New Haven rail service

When the CTrail Hartford Line service launches, 12 round-trip trains will operate daily from Springfield to New Haven, nine on weekends.

Trains

Sessions calls on local officials to comply with immigration crackdown

In Connecticut, Nury Chavarria has taken refuge at a church, defying the order to return to her native Guatemala

Immigration

Mother of four residing in church as lawyers seek to stay her deportation

<b>(CNN) —</b> In what some lawmakers are calling a "morally repugnant" incident and a "humanitarian nightmare," a single mother of four who has been living in the United States for 24 years is now seeking refuge in a New Haven, Connecticut church in an attempt to avoid deportation.<p>Nury Chavarria, a …

Immigration

Fort festival is cancelled

A DANCE festival at Newhaven Fort has been cancelled due to adverse weather warnings.<p>The event was scheduled to happen today with performances from …

CT Mom Facing Deportation Holed up in Church

A Connecticut mother of four who has lived in the United States for 24 years and faces deportation is holed up in a church, refusing to leave without …

New York City

Female excellence is the rule, not the exception, in new summer program

Speaking to a small group of local teenage girls, Yale’s Dr. Marjorie Rosenthal told them about her first feminist act. “In seventh grade, we all, …

Education

2017 New Haven

Court<p>Time<p>Player<p>Opponent<p>Scores<p>SportMaster Grandstand<p>Starts At 3:45 pm<p>SportMaster Grandstand<p>Followed By<p>Kayla Day (USA)<p>SportMaster Grandstand<p>Followed …

WTA Tour

CT Hospital Exposed to Radioactive Substance

Hazmat crews responded to St. Raphael’s Hospital in New Haven after someone broke into a nuclear medicine lab, according to fire officials.<br>Photo …

New York City

Environmental survey marks Northeast Corridor progress

USA: The Federal Railroad Administration on July 12 released a Record of Decision marking completion of a Tier 1 environmental review of the …

Washington D.C.

New Haven Woman Critically Injured In Pit Bull Attack

A woman in her 70s is recovering after being attacked by a pit bull terrier Tuesday afternoon, police said.The attack took place in the woman's yard …

Chile: A new haven for Caribbean and South American migrants?

As the United States and parts of Europe close their borders to migrants and refugees, one of the world's more isolated countries has opened its doors.<p>Chile has become an unlikely destination for Caribbean and South American immigrants escaping poverty and political instability.<p>Al Jazeera's Lucia …

Racism