Police officers and their canine partners trained in New Haven this week.

Cops and canines train in New Haven

Officer canine teams from eleven states will get required training and certifications at the national APCA conference.

Cardinal Donald Wuerl, archbishop of Washington, center, greets Pope Francis at the Midday Prayer of the Divine with more than 300 U.S. Bishops at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015. (Jonathan Newton / The Washington Post via AP)

Pope praises US bishops’ response to abuse, angering victims

Pope Francis praised American bishops Wednesday for their “generous commitment'” to helping victims of clergy sex abuse, drawing an angry rebuke from advocates who said the bishops acted only under the threat of hundreds of lawsuits.

Mug shot of Bruce Severance provided by the Steuben County Sheriff's Dept.

Wisconsin sex offender wanted in Steuben Co.

The Steuben County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a sex offender from Wisconsin with an outstanding warrant who has failed to register with authorities.

This Sept. 13, 2015 image provided by NASA shows the moon, left, and the Earth, top, transiting the sun together, seen from the Solar Dynamics Observatory. The edge of Earth appears fuzzy because the atmosphere blocks different amounts of light at different altitudes. This image was taken in extreme ultraviolet wavelengths, invisible to human eyes, but here colorized in gold. A total lunar eclipse will share the stage with a so-called supermoon Sunday evening, Sept. 27, 2015 as seen from the United States. That combination hasn't been seen since 1982 and won't happen again until 2033. (NASA/SDO via AP)

Supermoon plus eclipse equals rare sky show Sunday night

A total lunar eclipse will share the stage with a so-called supermoon Sunday night or early Monday, depending where you are. That combination hasn’t been seen since 1982 and won’t happen again until 2033.

FILE - This 1978 file photo shows serial killer John Wayne Gacy. An effort to identify the remains of young men murdered by Gacy in the 1970s has led to a break in an unrelated case of a previously unidentified teenager found shot to death in San Francisco 36 years ago. The Cook County Sheriff's office will announce Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015, that tests have revealed a "genetic association" between the teenager and the DNA of a woman whose half brother, Andre Drath, went missing decades ago. (AP Photo/File)

Gacy exhumations help identify unrelated homicide victim

An effort to identify remains of young men murdered by serial killer John Wayne Gacy in the 1970s has led to a break in an unrelated case of a unidentified teenager found shot to death in San Francisco 36 years ago.

Foster Park Golf Course will reopen on Friday, Sept. 25, 2015.

Foster Park Golf Course set to reopen

The Foster Park Golf Course is set to reopen Friday, months after it was closed due to severe storms and flooding earlier in the year.