Apr 20, 2015

#NoFoodWasted: How to Reduce Food Waste

#NoFoodWasted: How to Reduce Food Waste

Check out some food-saving tips, and share your photos of your own ideas on Instagram.

Apr 18, 2015

Obama Plans on Visiting the Everglades on Earth Day

Obama Plans on Visiting the Everglades on Earth Day

President Barack Obama plans to celebrate Earth Day this week with a visit to the Florida Everglades.

Apr 17, 2015
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By Esther Katro

Celebs Going Green

In honor of Earth Week, we've rounded up a few celebrities committed to... See Full Gallery

Apr 19, 2015

Global Broiling: 2015 Heat Breaks Records

Global Broiling: 2015 Heat Breaks Records

There's been no break from the globe's record heat — the first three months of 2015 have set new high temperature marks. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said last month's average temperature...

Apr 18, 2015

Beyond Plastic: 3-D Printing Goes Green

Beyond Plastic: 3-D Printing Goes Green

As 3-D printing revolutionizes manufacturing, companies are developing greener ways to 3-D print, creating new technologies to cut back on plastic waste and reduce manufacturers' carbon footprints.

Apr 17, 2015

5 Years After BP Spill, Gulf Scarred But Resilient

5 Years After BP Spill, Gulf Scarred But Resilient

From above, five years after the BP well explosion, the Gulf of Mexico looks clean, green and whole again, teeming with life — a testament to the resilience of nature. But there's more than surface shimmering...

Apr 15, 2015

Obama's Climate Change Plan Faces High-Profile Test

Obama's Climate Change Plan Faces High-Profile Test

The centerpiece of the Obama administration's effort to tackle climate change is facing a high-profile legal test as a federal appeals court considers a plan that has triggered furious opposition from...

Apr 15, 2015

"Planet Earth" Docu-Series Gets Sequel "Our Planet"

"Planet Earth" Docu-Series Gets Sequel "Our Planet"

The sweeping documentary series "Planet Earth" is getting a sequel.

Apr 14, 2015

Usher, Common to Perform at DC Earth Day Rally

Usher, Common to Perform at DC Earth Day Rally

Usher, Mary J. Blige, No Doubt, Common and Train are scheduled to headline an Earth Day rally and concert on the National Mall, hosted by will.i.am and Soledad O'Brien.

Apr 13, 2015

Fire Crews Staff Up Early in Parched California

Fire Crews Staff Up Early in Parched California

In a reflection of California's bone-dry conditions after four years of drought, fire agencies along the state's central and southern coasts are ramping up staffing levels well before they normally do.

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2 Hurt in Serious Crash on Route 10 in Granby

2 Hurt in Serious Crash on Route 10 in Granby

Two people were injured late Friday afternoon in a serious crash on Route 10/Salmon Brook Street in Granby, according to police.

Toddler Missing From Hamden Considered Endangered

Toddler Missing From Hamden Considered Endangered

Police have issued a Silver Alert for a 2-year-old girl reported missing from Hamden on Thursday.

Boaters Urged to Look Out for Belugas in Long Island Sound

Boaters Urged to Look Out for Belugas in Long Island Sound

Mystic Aquarium is keeping tabs on a trio of Beluga whales spotted several times in Long Island Sound and asking residents to respect them and help keep them safe.

Expect Delays on Metro-North New Canaan, Danbury Branches

Expect Delays on Metro-North New Canaan, Danbury Branches

The New Canaan Branch of Metro-North's New Haven Line is delayed up to 50 minutes, while the Danbury Branch is delayed by 20 minutes, the railroad said Friday afternoon.

Suspect in D.C. Mansion Slayings Had Help: Authorities

Suspect in D.C. Mansion Slayings Had Help: Authorities

Three members of a D.C. family — and their housekeeper — were held overnight by more than one person before they were slain in their home last week, according to new court documents filed Friday afternoon.

"He Left Me for Dead": Victim Says Son-in-Law Attacked Her

"He Left Me for Dead": Victim Says Son-in-Law Attacked Her

A Portland man is facing charges in connection with the brutal attack that left his mother-in-law clinging to life at her farm in East Hampton last September.