The Trump administration has opened an investigation into racial bias at Princeton University, saying that the school’s recent acknowledgment of racism on campus amounts to a “shocking” and “serious” admission of discrimination. In a letter to the university on Wednesday, the U.S. Education Department said the school’s acknowledgment of racism conflicts with previous assurances that […]
With so many out of work due to coronavirus spread concerns, there are companies across Connecticut who are, in fact, looking for more employees during this time.
BOSTON (AP) — A panel of appeals court judges on Wednesday repeatedly challenged the legal claims of a group that accuses Harvard University of intentional discrimination against Asian American students who apply to the Ivy League school. The three-judge panel of the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston appeared skeptical of arguments made […]
Yale infectious disease doctor on halt of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine trials at University of Oxford
The University of Oxford pausing its phase three trials of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday caught the world’s attention, including Yale Medicine infectious disease specialist Dr. Oneyma Ogbuagu. He describes the participants’ suspected illness.
HONG KONG (AP) — ByteDance, the Chinese company that owns the popular video-sharing app TikTok, has chosen Oracle over Microsoft as a new American technology partner to help keep the app operating in the U.S. TikTok confirmed the decision Monday, echoing earlier statements from Oracle and the U.S. treasury secretary. ByteDance faces a Sept. 20 […]
Volunteers from The United Way of Greater New Haven, Yale University, and Yale New Haven Health came together Saturday morning to help combat homelessness in the Elm City.
On Tuesday, Chief Meteorologist Gil Simmons was live on the New Haven Green for our Gil on the Go series.
A new Covid and obesity study is raising a number of concerns amid this pandemic.
The City of Stamford Department of Public Health issued a warning Friday that a COVID-19 early warning wastewater system detected a possible increase in cases of the virus in the city.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Stir-crazy in some cases after the dreary Summer of COVID-19, Americans headed into the Labor Day weekend amid warnings from public health officials not to make the same mistakes they did over Memorial Day and July Fourth. The fear is that backyard parties, crowded bars and other gatherings will cause the […]