| Jul 18, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Mali asks the International Criminal Court to investigate war crimes by rebels: Mali's government has requested the International Criminal Court at the Hague to investigate possible war crimes by Tuareg and Al Qaeda linked Islamic rebels, Ansar Dine,...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 4:40 PM
As West African leaders seek a green light to send forces into northern Mali, the U.N. child protection agency said at least 175 boys had been recruited as child soldiers in the region, prodded into fighting in the chaotic aftermath of a Tuareg rebellion....
| Mar 27, 2012
| 2:00 PM
Roseanne Cash, Dianne Reeves, and Asphalt Orceshtra will be among the headliners in a series of free concerts on New Haven Green as part of the International Festival of Arts & Ideas which runs June 16 to 30.Kicking off the free concerts on the Green on...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 2:26 AM
IMPERIAL — Tom Meyer’s voice boomed throughout Imperial Community Church on Sunday night as he recited word for word the Bible’s Book of Revelations from memory.
Meyer, 35, performs the unique skill as a profession through Wordsower...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 12:46 AM
The company that owns Victoria's Secret vowed a full investigation Thursday after a report said cotton used in some of its products is grown using child labor.
"We are very concerned," parent company Limited Brands said in a statement, noting that the...
| Dec 18, 2011
Cesaria Evora, who started singing as a teenager in bayside bars on the West African island nation of Cape Verde in the 1950s and won a Grammy Award in 2004 after she finally took her music to stages around the world, died Saturday. She was 70.
| Dec 29, 2011
| 8:38 PM
At 8 years old, Newport Beach native Samantha Smith learned the first song she sang in public in an American biker bar in France, but it was in her hometown that she got her start.
The 19-year-old aspiring songwriter — who sings, plays guitar and...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 6:56 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Waves at The Wedge are legendary for hurling bodysurfers into the air and sweeping tourists off their feet.
But they also have a more practical purpose: producing electricity.
A pair of Newport Beach entrepreneurs have been testing...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 6:07 PM
Tanya Marie Kulp, 55, of 228 Mallard Way in Falling Waters, W.Va., died unexpectedly Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at her home.
Born May 2, 1956, in Waynesboro, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Philip M. Kulp and Mary Ann M. Payne of Fayetteville, Pa....
| Oct 21, 2012
| 7:21 PM
Hagerstown Community College student Nouhoun Barry of Hagerstown recently won the Helen and Gene Kline Scholarship for the fall 2012 semester.
Barry, 22, has a 4.0 grade-point average and is majoring in engineering science.
Originally from Burkina Faso...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 6:27 AM
Several years ago, Trinity College music professor Eric Galm was looking for ways to bridge his scholarly interests in Brazilian music and his students’ research with Hartford musical happenings.
“It really started with a student samba...
| May 23, 2012
| 5:35 AM
May 26 – 31, Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor St., Hartford, (860) 232-1006, realartways.org
In Denis Johnson's 1985 post-apocalyptic novel Fiskadoro, the world has experienced a catastrophic nuclear event, and pockets of civilization fashion a...