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Monday, Dec 14, 2015 at 08:20 PM EST

Sandy Hook Marks 3rd Anniversary of School Shooting

Sandy Hook Marks 3rd Anniversary of School Shooting

Monday marks three years since a deadly mass shooting claimed the lives of 20 children and six educators at Sandy Hook Elementary School. For the first time, Newtown students are in school on the anniversary of...

Monday, Dec 14, 2015 at 08:01 AM EST

Newtown Prepares to Mark Sandy Hook Anniversary

Newtown Prepares to Mark Sandy Hook Anniversary

On a door at the Newtown Congregational Church is a sign with a simple message: “We are Sandy Hook. We Choose Love.” “Choosing love is not something that is an afterthought, it really is a conscious choice...

Monday, Dec 15, 2014 at 01:34 PM EST

Newtown Victims' Families Sue Gunmaker, Seller

Newtown Victims' Families Sue Gunmaker, Seller

The families of nine of the 26 people killed and a teacher injured two years ago at the Sandy Hook Elementary School filed a lawsuit against the manufacturer, distributor and seller of the rifle used in the...

Friday, Nov 21, 2014 at 12:14 PM EST

Adam Lanza's Mental Illness Not Treated Appropriately: Agency

Adam Lanza's Mental Illness Not Treated Appropriately: Agency

The Connecticut school system unwittingly enabled Adam Lanza's mother in her preference to "accommodate and appease" him as he became more withdrawn socially, according to a state report issued Friday on the man...

Monday, Dec 23, 2013 at 10:26 AM EST

Queens Playground Dedicated to Sandy Hook Victim

Queens Playground Dedicated to Sandy Hook Victim

A new playground in Brooklyn's hurricane-battered Breezy Point neighborhood has been dedicated to the memory of a school psychologist killed in the elementary school massacre in Newtown, Conn.

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Kids Die From Possible Radiator Burns at NYC Home

Kids Die From Possible Radiator Burns at NYC Home

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Boy Dies After Train Hits Him During Subway Stunt: NYPD

Boy Dies After Train Hits Him During Subway Stunt: NYPD

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Teddies Ripped Up at Work, Autistic Ex-Aide's Lawsuit Claims

Teddies Ripped Up at Work, Autistic Ex-Aide's Lawsuit Claims

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Trump Chooses Hardliners but Talks Softer on Immigration

Trump Chooses Hardliners but Talks Softer on Immigration

Donald Trump embraced new Cabinet officers Wednesday whose backgrounds suggest he's primed to put tough actions behind his campaign rhetoric on immigration and the environment, even as he seemed to soften his...

Woman Finds Ring in Glove While Holiday Shopping at Store

Woman Finds Ring in Glove While Holiday Shopping at Store

A Long Island woman is on a quest for the owner of a ring she found inside a pair of gloves she purchased from a Kohl's department store. Sarah Chorne of Oceanside says she was holiday shopping at Koh...

Central Park Blast Victim Wars With Insurer Over Prosthesis

Central Park Blast Victim Wars With Insurer Over Prosthesis

The college student who lost his lower leg in a mysterious Central Park explosion has been fighting with his health care insurer for months to get payment for his prosthetic covered.