A new playground in memory of a Sandy Hook shooting victim was officially opened for play on Sunday at Sea Bluff Beach in West Haven.
The United States health-care system has finished dead last-yet again-in a comparison of first-world countries, despite vastly outspending those nations on health services.
The driver of a truck that plowed into a bus carrying comedian Tracy Morgan pleaded not guilty during his arraignment Wednesday.
President Barack Obama offered his take on gun violence in America hours after the country faced its 74th school shooting in the 18 months since the Sandy Hook Elementary Massacre.
Suspected Boko Haram gunmen have reportedly kidnapped 20 women from a nomadic settlement in northeast Nigeria where the Islamic militants abducted more than 300 schoolgirls and young women on April 15.
Davis, a musician and producer who went on to helm one of the country's biggest black-owned banks, died Thursday at 75.
Donald Sterling made an agreement on Wednesday to sell the Los Angeles Clippers to Steve Ballmer- former Microsoft CEO- and as a result dismissed the lawsuit he'd proposed against the league.
Seattle's city council on Monday unanimously approved an increase in the city's minimum wage to $15 an hour, making it the nation's highest by far.
President Barack Obama said the curbs on carbon emissions to combat climate change that his administration plans to unveil next week will also help address a growing threat to the nation's health.
After a very controversial debate European citizens will now be able to request to have personal date removed from search results.