I recently graduated from Quinnipiac University with my bachelor's degree in Journalism, with a concentration in Broadcast and minors in Computer Information Systems and Sociology. I am currently enrolled in the Quinnipiac University Interactive Media master's program. I am a former NBC Connecticut news intern as well as a former ABC News news desk and digital intern. I am interested in broadcast journalism, digital journalism and social media.
Two authors claim they have figured out the identities of the sailor and nurse seen kissing in the iconic 1945 Life magazine photograph from the end of World War II.
Cheerleading is supposed to be fun, but there was nothing cheerful about tryouts for the Colleyville Heritage High School squad in Colleyville, Texas.
Residents of Las Cruces, New Mexico with outstanding red-light-camera traffic tickets are in danger of having their utilities shut off.
Kye, 7, has leukemia. He has always dreamed of being in a Batman movie and wanted to hang out with Batman.
Heidi Klum is baring it all in a cover shoot for Allure magazine’s May issue.
Texas officials are trying to determine how a man died during a challenging and at times chaotic obstacle race called the “Original Mud Run” last weekend, but race organizers are going ahead with another mud run for next month.
The play of the day during a major league baseball game over the weekend was not by the San Francisco Giants or the Pittsburgh Pirates, but by a Giants fan in the stands.
A former reporter is suing the city of Albuquerque, N. M., and a police officer for allegedly deleting evidence of police brutality and tampering with evidence during a story she was covering.
A new study on the United States Postal Service shows the mail network is having a hard time keeping up with slimming down as more people turn to texting and email.
The “Tunic of Jesus Christ” went on display today for the first time in 16 years.
If you own an iPhone and enjoy taking photos, chances are you know about the app Instagram.
A shooting at the University of Southern California early this morning left two international students dead.
A California high school teacher is under investigation after her arrest on charges that she allegedly had sex with a student.
A Los Angeles sheriff captain allegedly took an inmate on a golf outing and the incident is under investigation.
A greasy burglar was caught with his pants down in Mass. on Wednesday night when police found him stuck in a restaurant kitchen stove vent.
Actress Amanda Bynes was arrested in West Hollywood early this morning on DUI charges.
Joshua Holley, 28, was surfing at his favorite spot off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii’s North Shore, when he felt a push on the left side of his body.
The rescue of a Boston entrepreneur who fell into a deep crevasse while hiking in New Hampshire mountains has been abandoned.
A group of sixth graders in Oakland, Calif., doing their weekly cleanup along the the shore of a local lake, stumbled across something that was not the usual tree limbs or old junk -- it looked like treasure.
An Amber Alert has been issued for a missing 2-year-old boy in Liberty County, Texas.
A father is missing and 2-and-a-half-year old boy is dead after a canoeing trip over the weekend went wrong.
A Tennessee police officer is under investigation for alleged misuse of a police radio that reportedly transmitted his having sex in a squad car while on duty.
A California man is charged with murder after killing his girlfriend with a homemade cannon.
Almost everyone on Facebook uploads photos to their profiles. For a 21-year old Florida man, it led to his arrest.
A trial is underway in the case of a New Jersey construction worker who is being sued by his former co-workers after cashing in a $38.5 million lottery ticket.
A Girl Scout troop in Texas will have about 20 cases worth of cookie money replaced after thieves made off with their cash box.
A wrong way crash in Ohio involving five students on their way to spring break left four people dead and two critically injured early Friday morning.
When hearing the phrase “rising sex star,” most people do not think of a politician.
Lil Wayne was a no-show on the latest Late Night with Jimmy Kimmel, so Kimmel interviewed a fake Lil Wayne.
Obituaries are usually worded with sentiments about loved family members and friends when they pass away. Josie Anello's obituary turned into a family feud.
A 12-year old boy who has battled a rare form of cancer since he was 7 has made a bold decision
Oscar winner Marcia Gay Harden filed for divorce from her husband Thaddaeus Scheel after 15-years of marriage.
A man suffered an apparent heart attack while eating a “Triple Bypass Burger” at the Heart Attack Grill in Las Vegas.
An elderly, international jewel thief is fighting her early release from prison.
Democrat state Rep. Steve Holland proposed a bill that would rename the Gulf of Mexico to the “Gulf of America.”
Cops in Glendale, Ariz., have been checking area hospitals for a burglary suspect who may have a hand wound after a pregnant teenager shot at the hand when he reached through a doggy-door in an attempt to unlock the door.
Just in time for Valentine’s Day, a judge ordered a Florida man to take his wife out to dinner and bowling, complete with flowers.
Super Bowl teams are used to getting an outpouring of support from their fans for the big game.
A woman in Wisconsin is accused of selling fake Facebook stock the same day the company went public.
The wife of a soldier returning from his third deployment in Iraq is “sick” that alleged squatters took over her house and sold off her possessions in a yard sale.
A comical two-year-old video featuring an eighth-grader asking for a spelling bee word 16 times recently grabbed the attention of late-night host Jimmy Kimmel.
A ban on "open top" boots at Pottsdown Middle School in Pennsylvania is not a protest against fashion.
Whether they like or not, all Facebook users will be forced to use the new profile called "Timeline" in the next couple of weeks.
For Kevin Stevens and his 9-year-old son Hunter, last Saturday started off as a regular day of shark fishing.
You may know Rebecca Black as the teenaged YouTube sensation with the viral hit, "Friday."
Some teen stunts include jumping off buildings and setting themselves on fire.
Pittsfield High School students rallied and organized fundraisers via Facebook and also reached out to area businesses when their prom fund was stolen.
The Cheshire High Robotics team has several competitions leading up to the national event in St. Louis in April.
Seventy-one years ago, Dorothy, the Tin Man and witches, good and bad, captured hearts across the world.
A public hearing is taking place on Tuesday regarding the Kleen Energy power plant in Middletown about the plant’s application for more time to rebuild.
“Twilight Night” is taking place at Dodd Stadium in Norwich tonight, and there will be something for every vampire lover.
The construction on Pine St. in Bristol is driving customers away from several businesses, leaving owners to wonder how they will survive.
A teen says a man tricked him into trying to rob a bank.
Whether you want to keep them or give them back, schools are giving the option.
Move over Cleveland, LeBron James is on his way to posh Greenwich to make his much-awaited announcement.
The Maldonados’ family dog Maggie is more than just a pet to them.
Jose Chardiet's crossword puzzles skills got approval from none other than Will Shortz.
Birds have made their home in a Wallingford public building, and there's a battle over what to do about them.