Quinnipiac University

This undated photo provided by the Hamden Police Department shows Danielle Shea of Quincy, Mass. (AP Photo/Hamden Police Department)

Police: Woman called in bomb threats to graduation

MERIDEN, Conn. (AP) — A former student called in bomb threats to a Quinnipiac University’s commencement in Connecticut in a bid keep her family from learning that she wasn’t graduating despite taking money for her […]

05/19/2014

Caleb Pilgrim, left, and Marie Baskerville pray over a casket with the remains of an enslaved man known as Mr. Fortune at the state Capitol in Hartford, Conn., Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013.  Mr. Fortune will be honored Thursday with a funeral more than 200 years after he died in Connecticut. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Conn. slave who died in 1798 called ‘child of God’

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — A slave who died more than 200 years ago in Connecticut but was never buried was given an extraordinary funeral Thursday that included lying in state at the Capitol and calls […]

09/12/2013

"CBS Evening News" host Scott Pelley. (AP Photo)

CBS anchor Pelley: Journalism’s house is on fire

NEW YORK (AP) – Top CBS News anchor Scott Pelley delivered a tongue-lashing to fellow journalists on Friday, urging them to worry less about the “vanity” of being first on a story and more about […]

05/11/2013