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Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Parks in Peril: Budget Impasse Could Take a Major Toll

Parks in Peril: Budget Impasse Could Take a Major Toll

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

US Orders Alternate Routes For Controversial Oil Pipeline

US Orders Alternate Routes For Controversial Oil Pipeline

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

'Rock Snot' Invades Fish Hatchery

'Rock Snot' Invades Fish Hatchery

Monday, Nov 7, 2011

Churches Go Green, Switch to Solar Power

Churches Go Green, Switch to Solar Power

Sanctuaries are saving as much as 50 percent on energy bills by switching to solar power.

Friday, Apr 22, 2011

New Steam Engine May Revolutionize Transportation

New Steam Engine May Revolutionize Transportation

A company is testing a steam engine they say is compact, powerful and more efficient than a internal combustion engine.

Friday, Apr 22, 2011

Survey: Recession Changed US Energy Habits

Survey: Recession Changed US Energy Habits

As Americans tried to find ways to save money, energy use decreased, according to a new survey.

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2011

Teen's Prom Dress Weaved From Starburst Wrappers

Teen's Prom Dress Weaved From Starburst Wrappers

Tara Frey's outfit for the big dance took six years to make and is made almost entirely from candy wrappers.

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2011

"E-Cycling" Takes Care of Unwanted Gadgets

"E-Cycling" Takes Care of Unwanted Gadgets

If you want to get rid of an old TV, computer or other electronic device, there are better options than the landfill.

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2011

American Airlines Aims High With Recycling Program

American Airlines Aims High With Recycling Program

Windows, magazines, carpets, pillows and blankets and, of course, cans, are all targets of the company's effort to reuse and recycle.

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2011

Organic Farm Sprouts Up in Brooklyn

Organic Farm Sprouts Up in Brooklyn

"If you're going to have a sustainable city, you're going to have to go back to growing things as close to where people live as you possible can," says Bennet Wilson of Tenth Acre Farms.

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Family and Friends Gather for Funeral for Aaron Hernandez
Family and Friends Gather for Funeral for Aaron Hernandez

There will be an invitation-only visitation and funeral for former NFL player Aaron Hernandez at the O'Brien Funeral Home in Bristol on Monday.

Judge Orders Release of Aaron Hernandez Suicide Letters
Judge Orders Release of Aaron Hernandez Suicide Letters

A judge has ordered the release of three suicide notes that ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez allegedly left in his cell before killing himself last week. The lawyer for Hernandez's fiancée filed a motion Monday...

Driver Fled Scene After Striking Pedestrian in Hartford: PD
Driver Fled Scene After Striking Pedestrian in Hartford: PD

Hartford police are trying to identify a driver involved in a hit-and-run accident that left a man seriously injured Saturday night.

Obama Delivers 1st Post-Presidential Speech in Chicago
Obama Delivers 1st Post-Presidential Speech in Chicago

Former President Barack Obama says the single most important thing he can do is help prepare the next generation of leadership. In his first public speech since leaving office in January, Obama credited...

One Dead After Head-On Crash on Route 44 in Canton
One Dead After Head-On Crash on Route 44 in Canton

Canton police have identified the person that was killed in head-on crash on Route 44 Saturday.

Trump Calls Space Station's Record-Breaking Commander
Trump Calls Space Station's Record-Breaking Commander

President Donald Trump spoke to the commander of the orbiting International Space Station Monday, Peggy Whitson, the day she became the American astronaut to have spent the most time in space. Early Monday, the...