Apr 10, 2015

Throwing Used Hotel Soap Through a Grinder to Save Lives

Throwing Used Hotel Soap Through a Grinder to Save Lives

An organization with facilities in Florida, Las Vegas and Hong Kong is collecting used bars of soap from more than 4,000 hotels, recycling them into fresh soap and delivering the supplies to people in need...

Apr 8, 2015

Want to Save Coral Reefs? First, Save the Fish: Study

Want to Save Coral Reefs? First, Save the Fish: Study

A new study has found that more fish may be the answer to saving coral reefs, NBC News reported.

Apr 8, 2015

Obama Cites Malia's Asthma in Climate Change Debate

Obama Cites Malia's Asthma in Climate Change Debate

President Barack Obama says his memory of the fear over his daughter's preschool asthma attacks brings home the debate over climate change. Obama says he knows firsthand how scary it can be to have a child...

Apr 22, 2014

Going Green: 4 Questions on Sustainable Shopping

Going Green: 4 Questions on Sustainable Shopping

From toothpaste to wedding dresses, shoppers across the country have no trouble filling their carts with products that claim to be good for the environment. As Earth Day kicks off, here's a look at the...

Apr 23, 2014

Zoo Launches 'Endangered Song' to Help Save Tigers

Zoo Launches 'Endangered Song' to Help Save Tigers

The Smithsonian's National Zoo wants to highlight the dwindling number of 400 Sumatran tigers left in the wild by launching an "endangered song'' on Earth Day. On Tuesday, the zoo is releasing "Sumatran Tiger,''...

Apr 21, 2014

Hydroponic Gardening Growing in New Haven

Hydroponic Gardening Growing in New Haven

Urban Seed is trying to bring hydroponic gardening to more areas in New Haven.

Apr 22, 2014

Lights Off, Screens On: Save Energy, Win Prizes

Lights Off, Screens On: Save Energy, Win Prizes

Pledge how many lights you'll shut off for a chance to win an energy-efficient smart TV or a Green is Universal prize pack during Earth Week.

Apr 18, 2014

After Year of Extremes, Investigating Effects of Climate Change

After Year of Extremes, Investigating Effects of Climate Change

For the last year and a half, there has been all manners of weather, from a bone-chilling deep freeze to searing heat, drought and fire. NBC’s Ann Curry traveled to far corners of the planet searching for...

Apr 18, 2014

Study Offers Bleak Climate Change Outlook

Study Offers Bleak Climate Change Outlook

A new massive report on global warming says dangers will worsen as the climate changes.

Apr 18, 2014

Fish-Friendly Dams? Scientists Race to Reduce Turbine Trauma

Fish-Friendly Dams? Scientists Race to Reduce Turbine Trauma

A hydroelectric dam building boom in the Pacific Northwest in the past century drove dozens of salmon runs to extinction and has cost taxpayers billions of dollars to try to save the fish that remain.

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Alert Issued for Baby After Dad Jumps from Bridge

Alert Issued for Baby After Dad Jumps from Bridge

Police have issued a Silver Alert for a 7-month-old baby who they believe was with his 22-year-old suicidal father when the man jumped from the Arrigoni Bridge in Middletown late Sunday night.

Police Search West Haven Home in Connection With Hamden Death Case

Police Search West Haven Home in Connection With Hamden Death Case

State police are searching a West Haven home in connection with the investigation into a man's death and explosion in Hamden.

Suspect Arrested in Fatal Stabbing of Former Congressional Intern

Suspect Arrested in Fatal Stabbing of Former Congressional Intern

Metropolitan Police in Washington, DC have arrested a suspect in the fatal stabbing of a 24-year-old man -- who had interned for U.S. Rep. Jim Himes -- aboard a Metro train at the NoMa-Gallaudet Metro station on...

Man Bit Caretaker's Nose Off: Police

Man Bit Caretaker's Nose Off: Police

Vernon police have arrested a South Windsor man accused of biting a caretaker's nose off because she made a wrong turn on the way to a medical appointment.

More Than 1 Million Attend Pope's Ecuador Mass

More Than 1 Million Attend Pope's Ecuador Mass

More than 1 million people filled a park in Ecuador's main port city on Monday for Pope Francis' first big event of his three-nation South American tour, hoping for a glimpse of Latin America's first pope...

Bullet Found in Child’s Door Church Parking Lot; Man Arrested

Bullet Found in Child’s Door Church Parking Lot; Man Arrested

Someone fired a bullet into a child’s bedroom door in Hartford and more in the parking lot of a church on Sunday, according to police, who have arrested a suspect.