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New Haven (New Haven, Connecticut)

New Haven (New Haven, Connecticut)
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  • Yale alert: SWAT team on campus after report of gunman

    An emergency alert has been issued at Yale University after a report of a person with a gun on campus. The community has been told to shelter in place after the anonymous report was called in to New Haven, Conn., police. The alert said there had...
  • Most honest man in America? Rabbi finds, and then returns, $98K

    Most honest man in America? Rabbi finds, and then returns, $98K
    A rabbi from Connecticut knew exactly what to do when he found $98,000 in cold, hard cash stuffed inside a desk he purchased on Craigslist: He promptly returned it. What would you have done? That's the popular parlor game question being asked across...
  • Charley Steiner joins the house that Vin Scully built

    Charley Steiner joins the house that Vin Scully built
    Saturday night at a black-tie dinner in Chicago, a Dodgers broadcaster will go into the Hall of Fame and it won't be Vin Scully. A shocker? No. Scully is already there. If there is a Hall of Fame that has any connection whatsoever to broadcasting...
  • Grandma says children preferred fruit candy in Halloween experiment

    Grandma says children preferred fruit candy in Halloween experiment
    Inspired by a Yale economist’s annual Halloween experiment that uses trick-or-treaters as guinea pigs, one Angeleno decided to try an experiment of her own. Nancy Levitt, 64, had the hundreds who came for candy choose between three options –...
  • Trick or treat for science: Kids become test subjects

    Trick or treat for science: Kids become test subjects
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Each year, Halloween is a massive operation at Dean Karlan's house, drawing in members of his family, particularly his 13-year-old daughter, Maya. Maya's enthusiasm for Halloween knows few bounds. She makes her own costumes: a...
  • Iranian convict survives hanging, faces second attempt

    Iranian convict survives hanging, faces second attempt
    The case of an Iranian drug smuggler who faces a second execution attempt after surviving his first hanging has stirred an international outcry over what human rights groups consider the country's excessive resort to the death penalty. London-based...
  • Discovering the epidemic of overtreatment

    Discovering the epidemic of overtreatment
    Similar populations living in different regions of the United States get exposed to wildly different amounts of medical care. If that sounds like an old story, it is. It's now four decades old. But it is an important story to reflect on as we consider...
  • Four bodies recovered from site of Connecticut plane crash

    Four bodies recovered from site of Connecticut plane crash
    Four bodies have been pulled from the site where a small plane plunged into two Connecticut homes, a fire official said Saturday. Those presumed dead are the pilot, a former Microsoft executive, his teenage son and two children in a home struck by the...
  • Mothers can't afford diapers for their babies: How you can help

    Mothers can't afford diapers for their babies: How you can help
    It can be very expensive to keep a child in diapers -- but most of us never realize how devastatingly difficult it can be for low-income families to afford to buy enough diapers to keep their babies clean and dry. Government programs help families pay for...
  • Avoiding estrogen therapy proved deadly for nearly 50,000: study

    Avoiding estrogen therapy proved deadly for nearly 50,000: study
    Hormone replacement therapy has plummeted among U.S. women since the Women’s Health Initiative cut short its Estrogen Plus Progestin Trial in 2002, when study results revealed that women who took the two-hormone therapy suffered adverse effects...
  • Edmund S. Morgan dies at 97; scholar on early America

    Edmund S. Morgan dies at 97; scholar on early America
    Edmund S. Morgan, a leading scholar of the Colonial era who helped reinvigorate the reputations of the founding fathers, probed the country's racial and religious origins and, in his 80s, wrote a bestselling biography of Benjamin Franklin, has died in...