by Allan Appel | Mar 2, 2014 5:03 pm
Asier Zurimendi wrapped himself in the Venezuelan flag. Literally. He also wore a hat to match.
by Allan Appel | Feb 28, 2014 4:34 pm
As Ukraine slid toward a possible civil war amid fears of Russian military intervention Friday, U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, in a New Haven stop, took a stance of wait-and-see—while watching very closely.
by Paul Bass | Feb 24, 2014 11:04 am
Chris Murphy witnessed history in the making last December in the central square in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev. Sunday he praised the direction of the uprising’s success there—while sounding notes of caution.
by Allan Appel | Feb 23, 2014 7:44 pm | Comments (1)
“I’m happy right now, but it’s not over yet. I want a new Ukraine.”
by Paul Bass | Feb 20, 2014 8:02 am
TO: SPECIAL AGENT IN CHARGE, CONNECTICUT DIVISION (100-19186)
FROM: NEW HAVEN FIELD OFFICE
SUBJECT: THREAT TO STATE SECURITY
by David Sepulveda | Feb 18, 2014 12:55 pm | Comments (2)
Cinder block by cinder block, Father Emmanuel Ihemedu’s dream of bringing health care to thousands of needy villagers in his native Ejemekwuru, Imo State Nigeria, has edged closer to reality.
by Cora Lewis | Dec 12, 2013 8:33 am
The mystery began when an anonymous woman walked into New Haven’s Ecuadorian consulate with a shoebox full of missing treasure.
by Paul Bass | Sep 29, 2013 8:49 pm | Comments (44)
Intrepid Brazilian reporter Claudia Trevisan dealt with the authorities in North Korea. She dealt with state security while pursuing stories in China. None of that compared to dealing with cops on Yale campus when she came here to report a story—and ended up in handcuffs, then incarcerated in the police station pokey.
by Thomas MacMillan | Sep 20, 2013 2:46 pm | Comments (8)
As he commemorated the history of a court case that freed a group of African slaves, Sierra Leone’s Minister of Information proposed a new lawsuit—suing Spain for damage caused by the slave trade.
by Thomas MacMillan | Aug 16, 2013 1:52 pm | Comments (1)
Reem Elazazy said her dad went to Egypt to visit relatives and is now trapped inside his family home as people die in the streets—killed by American-made weapons.