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PHOTOS of Therapy Dog, Comfort Dog Walk-a-thon West Haven

(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) Newtown Kindness holds its second annual Therapy/Comfort Dog Walk-a-thon Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Sea Bluff Beach near the Charlotte Bacon Playground in West Haven, Connecticut to support therapy dog programs in educational and societal settings. Funds from the walk-a-thon will support Charlotte’s Litter ongoing efforts to […]


PHOTOS: The Loma Prieta Earthquake – Oct. 17, 1989

On October 17, 1989, the Loma Prieta earthquake hits the San Francisco Bay Area. The 6.9 earthquake, centered in the Santa Cruz Mountains, took the lives of 63 Bay Area residents and injured more than 3,700 others. Forty-two of the quake’s victims died in the collapse of the double-deck Cypress St. viaduct of Interstate Highway […]


PHOTOS: The Great California ShakeOut – A look back at the 1994 Northridge Earthquake

Californians will take part this morning in a coordinated earthquake drill called the ShakeOut. Millions of people worldwide will practice how to “Drop, Cover, and Hold on” during the ShakeOut drills, which began in California in 2008. Southern California has not experienced a devastating quake since the 1994 Northridge disaster that killed 60 people and […]


PHOTOS: First lady Michelle Obama hosts White House garden harvest

The first lady, clad in dirt-stained black pants and sneakers, was joined by school children Tuesday to harvest squash, lettuce, sweet potatoes and tomatoes in the White House Kitchen Garden.


Photos: Half Moon Bay celebrates giant pumpkins with annual weigh-off

Pumpkin growers started gathering in the wee hours to see whose lovingly tended monster gourd would claim the heavyweight title at the 41st annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Monday, Oct. 13, 2014. John Hawkley, of Napa, set a North American record with his 2,058-pound pumpkin and won the […]


PHOTOS: Ferguson protesters march in St. Louis

Inspired by the August 9 death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, demonstrators marched through downtown St. Louis to protest racial injustice on October 11, 2014.


PHOTOS of New Quinnipiac University Law School Center

(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) Official opening of the new Quinnipiac University School of Law Center on the university’s North Haven campus Wednesday evening, October 1, 2014.


Photos: Official photos Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky

Photos from the Office of President Clinton showing the Clinton family holds their newest member: Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky at Lenox Hill Hospital September 27, 2014 in New York City.


PHOTOS: Chelsea Clinton gives birth to baby girl

Former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton say they are ‘‘blessed, grateful, and so happy’’ to become grandparents. Their daughter, Chelsea, gave birth Friday night to her first child, Charlotte.


PHOTOS of Yale Football Defeats Army In Overtime

(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak / New Haven Register) Yale University football defeats Army in overtime 49-43 at Yale Bowl in New Haven, Connecticut, Saturday, September 27, 2014. United States Military Academy Black Knights parachute team landed in to the Yale Bowl during its 100-year celebration. A look back at early photos of the Bowl, including […]


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PHOTOS: World Series game one, San Francisco Giants vs. Kansas City Royals

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