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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.

Monday, Dec 6, 2010

Stop & Shop Fuel Cell

Stop & Shop Fuel Cell

The new Stop $ Shop in Torrington is using a 400-kilowatt fuel cell to generate power and heat.

Top Stories
Fugitive Expected to Fight Return to Georgia

Fugitive Expected to Fight Return to Georgia

A Connecticut man who spent 48 years on the lam after escaping from prison is expected to fight an attempt to return him to Georgia.

Lifeguard Staffing Winds Down at State Parks

Lifeguard Staffing Winds Down at State Parks

Lifeguard staffing at Connecticut's state park beaches is beginning to wind down for the summer season.

Mom Says Woman Saved Son From Being Shot at NB Church

Mom Says Woman Saved Son From Being Shot at NB Church

Noelia Colon and her three children were attending bible study at the Arch Street Church Inglesia Cristiana El Sigue Siendo Dios, when shots were fired last Friday.

49ers QB Kaepernick Refuses To Stand During National Anthem

49ers QB Kaepernick Refuses To Stand During National Anthem

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick did not stand for the playing of the national anthem before his team’s preseason game Friday against Green Bay. After the game, he told NFL Media in an exclusive...

Trump: NBA Star's Cousin's Death is Why Blacks Will Vote for Me

Trump: NBA Star's Cousin's Death is Why Blacks Will Vote for Me

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump took to Twitter Saturday morning to comment on the fatal shooting of 32-year-old Nykea Aldridge on Chicago's South Side Friday afternoon.

Trump Speaks to Farmers, Calls for African-American Support

Trump Speaks to Farmers, Calls for African-American Support

Donald Trump warned Saturday of a "war on the American farmer," telling a crowd in Iowa that rival Hillary Clinton "wants to shut down family farms" and implement anti-agriculture policies.