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Photos of Stations of the Cross in Fair Haven

Congregants from the St. Rose of Lima Parish celebrate the stations of the cross in Fair Haven on Good Friday. Hundreds from the predominately latino church carried two large crosses through the streets of Fair Haven, stopping to commemorate each station of the cross along the way. Photos by Peter Casolino pcasolino@newhavenregister.com


PHOTOS: Girl attacked by raccoon to get new ear

ROYAL OAK (AP) — A surgeon at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak plans to perform a procedure Tuesday that will begin the process of creating a new ear for a west Michigan girl whose face was mauled by a pet raccoon when she was a baby. This is just the latest surgery for 11-year-old Charlotte [...]


PHOTOS: Unbelievable shark attack during training exercise in San Francisco

April Fools! A collection of doctored photographs including world leaders, world events, politicians, models and Osama Bin Laden’s death photo.


Photos: Quinnipiac students help investigate a possible Santeria ritual

Quinnipiac University forensic anthropology students help the state with an investigation into a possible Santeria ritual and a cemetery theft. The Quinnipiac students were examining the contents of a ceramic pot containing various items including a human skull (probably from the 1800′s), animal bones, wooden sticks with names and other various items possibly used in [...]


PHOTOS: Holi – Festival of Colors in India

Hindus are celebrating the festival of Holi by painting each other in bright colors, distributing sweets and squirting water at one another.


PHOTOS: Tatoo festival honors master Monk tatooist in Thailand

Tattooed Thai devotees during the celebration of the annual Tattoo festival at Wat Bang Phra on March 15, 2014 in Nakhon Pathom, Thailand.


Photos of the 2014 ShamRock & Roll Road Race

The 17th Annual New Haven 99.1 PLR ShamRock and Roll Road Race to benefit the CT Diaper Bank. March 2, 2014 Photos by Peter Casolino


Photos of the Colin’s Crew Polar Plunge

The Colin’s Crew “Freezin for a Reason” plunge at Savin Rock in West Haven. 149-people took the plunge, raising $15,500 to send 8 Connecticut families to Camp Sunshine in Maine. The camp is for children with life-threatening diseases who attend along with their families. Photos by Peter Casolino


PHOTOS: Escaped gorilla training in Tokyo

Zookeepers capture an animal keeper dressed in a gorilla costume during a drill to practice what to do in the event of an animal escape at the Ueno zoo in Tokyo on February 6, 2014.


Photos: Dennis Rodman brings `basketball diplomacy’ to North Korea

Dennis Rodman sang “Happy Birthday” to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un before leading a squad of former NBA stars for a friendly game Wednesday as part of his heavily criticized “basketball diplomacy.”


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Photos: Career, Lyman Hall, Foran High girls track meet

Action from the Career, Lyman Hall, Foran track meet at Foran High. 4/21/14 Photos by Peter Casolino pcasolino@newh


PHOTOS: Vice President Biden visits Ukraine, April 22, 2014

Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on April 22, 2014, that "it's time to stop talking and start acting" to redu


PHOTOS: Cowboy and Indian Alliance march against Keystone XL pipeline

Members of the Cowboy and Indian Alliance marched to protest the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, on April 22, 2014