UPDATE: Over 100 missing, 14 dead as strong quake rattles Taiwan


Rescuers search for more than 100 people still missing after a powerful, shallow earthquake struck southern Taiwan before dawn, causing a high-rise residential building to collapse, killing at least 14 people and injuring hundreds

Anti-Islam groups rally across Europe; clashes in Amsterdam

Thousands are taking part in protests against Islam and immigration in several European cities

Taiwan rescuers find signs of life in quake rubble

Rescuers have found signs of life within the remains of a high-rise residential building that collapsed in a powerful, shallow earthquake in southern Taiwan that killed at least 19 people, as families anxiously waited on site

Somali officials: Suicide bomber may have blown hole in jet

A suicide bomber is suspected to have set off the explosive that blew a hole in a jetliner, sucked the man out of the plane and forced the aircraft to make an emergency landing on Tuesday in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, Somali officials said...

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Chinese New Year and Spring Festival Celebration

Caitlyn Liu waits in the wings with fellow performers as they await the start of their Lion Dance performance.

Post-surgery pain pills lead to local veteran's addiction, death

On Dec. 22, Zachary Greenough was found in a public bathroom at the West Haven Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center after a fatal heroin overdose.

Local water testing protocols guard against Flint-like contamination

With the lead-tainted water supply in Flint, Mich., attracting ongoing national attention, local public drinking water officials are keenly aware that the public may be wondering about the quality of what comes out of their own home faucets.

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Some Foxwoods bartenders must be 'physically attractive' and 'toned'

Job requirements for bartenders at Fox Tower set the qualifications bar higher.

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'The first thing you deal with is the shame'

Mothers of addicts join forces to take on heroin and opiate addiction.

Treatment available for addicts, but system can be confusing

Treatment for heroin and opiate addicts is available in Connecticut, but those who work with users and their families say navigating the system can sometimes be overwhelming.

Neighbors band together after German shepherd attacked in New London

Just more than two weeks after two unleashed pit bulls injured a German shepherd so badly it nearly lost its foreleg, New London residents in the area of the attack are doing their best to ensure something similar — or worse — doesn't...

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Former Mayor Cianci to lie in repose at Providence City Hall

Former Providence Mayor Buddy Cianci (see-AN'-see) will lie in repose at City Hall outside the office he occupied for more than 21 years

Connecticut woman's unsolved slaying causes concern, speculation

The killing of a mother of two in Connecticut remains unsolved six weeks after she was found shot to death in her home