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system unwittingly enabled Adam Lanza's mother in her preference to "accommodate and appease" him as he became more withdrawn socially, according to a state report issued Friday on the man...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

New Yorkers are searching high and low for a pair of specialty sunglasses affixed with a solar filter ahead of Monday’s much-anticipated Great American Eclipse.

10 US Sailors Missing, 5 Hurt After USS McCain Collision
10 US Sailors Missing, 5 Hurt After USS McCain Collision

The U.S. Navy said 10 sailors are missing and five are injured after a U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer collided with a merchant ship early Monday in waters east of Singapore and the Straits of Malacca, and...

Eclipse Eve: Millions Converge Across US to See Sun Go Dark
Eclipse Eve: Millions Converge Across US to See Sun Go Dark

Millions of Americans converged on a narrow corridor stretching from Oregon to South Carolina to watch the moon blot out the midday sun Monday for a wondrous couple of minutes in the first total solar eclipse to...

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Man Flees on Motorcycle With 7-Year-Old Son in Tow: Police
Man Flees on Motorcycle With 7-Year-Old Son in Tow: Police

A Long Island man was arrested on a long list of charges after authorities say he fled police on a motorcycle with his seven-year-old son on board.

Armed Men Shoot Employee in Barbershop Robbery: NYPD
Armed Men Shoot Employee in Barbershop Robbery: NYPD

Two armed men held up a barbershop in the Bronx, shooting an employee and stealing his jewelry before taking off, police say.