Roope Hintz and Alexander Radulov scored power-play goals on Dallas' first two shots, and the Stars chased Nashville goalie Pekka Rinne with an early four-goal onslaught, beating the Predators 5-1 Wednesday night.
David Pastrnak scored twice in quick succession, Brad Marchand had a goal and two assists and the Boston Bruins held off the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-4 on Wednesday night to tie the first-round series 2-2.
Brett Gardner hit a grand slam off Ryan Brasier in the seventh inning for his 100th career home run, and the New York Yankees rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 5-3 Wednesday night for a two-game sweep of the reeling World Series champions.
The elite academies that educate officers for the nation's armed forces have begun to implement the Trump administration's ban on transgender service members.
The move could be an attempt to register the country's displeasure with currently deadlocked nuclear talks with the United States without causing those coveted negotiations to collapse.
Jared Burrows doubled and scored the winning run on a throwing error in the bottom of the seventh to give Waterford a 1-0 victory over East Lyme in an ECC Division I baseball game on Wednesday.
Hailee Schrader broke Norwich Free Academy's career hits record during the Wildcats' 8-6 softball victory over Waterford on Wednesday.
Montville's Dougie DelaCruz has made the transition from high school to college look easy. The freshman hit his fifth home run on Wednesday as Mitchell College defeated Nichols College 5-2 for its ninth straight win.
The NFL's 100th season will begin with its most classic rivalry and feature the Super Bowl champion Patriots hosting Pittsburgh in the first Sunday night game.
From left, Jessie Ramirez of Virginia looks on from a lifeguard chair as her daughter Jalynn Bright, 13, and niece Livi, 12, of New London play football Wednesday at Ocean Beach Park.
Jillian Melton and her daughter Kaylee, 6, look on as volunteer Joseph Morris with Bike New London cleans her tires Wednesday during a bike training event for the Proud to "DU" It Duathlon at Calkins Park in New London.
Ledyard, playing as the No. 1 ranked high school baseball team in Connecticut for the first time in school history, outlasted Montville 4-2 on Monday in a matchup of two unbeaten ECC programs.
Ledyard, with two hits from freshman Aaliyah Amidon, got off to a good start and hung on for a 3-1 victory over Montville in an ECC Division III high school softball game.
As the demolition of the former Connecticut Casting Mill in Pawcatuck was completed Wednesday afternoon, town officials met to discuss how best to clean up the contaminated site and how to pay for it.
The Pentagon's inspector general plans to audit how well the Navy is overseeing development of the propulsion and steering system for its new $128 billion Columbia class of nuclear-armed submarines.
Jake Arrieta pitched neatly into the ninth inning, Scott Kingery and Cesar Hernandez hit solo homers and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 3-2.
The New York Islanders insist they aren't done after winning just the franchise's second playoff series in 26 years.
Twenty years after teenage gunmen attacked Columbine High School, Ruegsegger Johnson and other alumni of the Littleton, Colorado, school have become parents.
Reigning WNBA MVP Breanna Stewart is expected to miss the upcoming season after she ruptured the Achilles tendon in her right ankle.
In a gym, it is Old Lyme High School's Britney Detuzzi, a four-time All-American and a three-time all-state pick, who generates the buzz.
Administration on Wednesday intensified its crackdown on Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela, rolling back Obama administration policy and announcing new restrictions and sanctions.
Restoration specialists questioned President Emmanuel Macron's ambitious five-year reconstruction timeline for Notre Dame
To offset significant education and capital improvement costs, the Board of Finance unamiously approved to dip into the town's $8 million reserve fund to keep tax increase low.
The bus carrying 55 people rolled down a steep hillside after veering off the road on a bend east of the capital, Funchal, and struck at least one house.
Arrests by state police and local departments around the region.
Lawsuit alleges Sandy Hook Elementary School officials failed to order a lockdown that could have saved lives before a gunman killed 20 first-graders and six educators in 2012.