Town Heals and Remembers

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...

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system unwittingly enabled Adam Lanza's mother in her preference to "accommodate and appease" him as he became more withdrawn socially, according to a state report issued Friday on the man...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

Wednesday, Dec 4, 2013 at 05:22 PM EST

"There's Somebody Shooting": Newtown Tapes Released

"There's Somebody Shooting": Newtown Tapes Released

One of the first calls to police from the scene of the 2012 schoolhouse massacre in Newtown, Conn. came from a panicked woman inside. Erika Tarantal reports.

Wednesday, Dec 4, 2013 at 08:55 PM EST

'There's Somebody Shooting': Newtown Tapes Released

'There's Somebody Shooting': Newtown Tapes Released

One of the first calls to police from the scene of the 2012 schoolhouse massacre in Newtown, Conn. came from a panicked woman inside. "Sandy Hook School," she told the dispatcher said in a shaky voice, according...

Monday, Nov 25, 2013 at 09:04 AM EST

Investigators to Release Report on Sandy Hook Shooting

Investigators to Release Report on Sandy Hook Shooting

Investigators are planning to release a long-awaited report on the Newtown school shooting, nearly a year after the massacre of 20 children and six women inside Sandy Hook Elementary School.

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Possible Gas-Line Tampering Eyed in Blast: Sources

Possible Gas-Line Tampering Eyed in Blast: Sources

Authorities are investigating whether the gas line in a basement below a sushi restaurant was rigged in a possible gas-theft scheme, causing the leak that may have set off Thursday's fiery explosion in the East...

2 Unaccounted for Following NYC Blast: Officials

2 Unaccounted for Following NYC Blast: Officials

City officials say that two people are still unaccounted for following the explosion that sparked a massive fire and caused three buildings to collapse Thursday in the East Village.

Hero Firefighter in Explosion Video Speaks

Hero Firefighter in Explosion Video Speaks

Off-duty FDNY firefighter Mike Shepherd didn't need to be in uniform to be a hero in the aftermath of the East Village explosion.

7 Hurt, 3 Critically, in Brooklyn Blaze

7 Hurt, 3 Critically, in Brooklyn Blaze

The fire department says a fast-moving blaze in a Brooklyn apartment injured seven people, leaving three in critical condition.

Gas Leak Briefly Closes Brooklyn Bridge to Eastbound Traffic

Gas Leak Briefly Closes Brooklyn Bridge to Eastbound Traffic

The Brooklyn Bridge was briefly closed down in one direction Saturday after a gas line was damaged by workers installing a sidewalk, officials said.

Harry Reid Backs Chuck Schumer for Senate Minority Leader

Harry Reid Backs Chuck Schumer for Senate Minority Leader

Outgoing Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is backing New York Sen. Chuck Schumer to succeed him as Democratic leader.