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system unwittingly enabled Adam Lanza's mother in her preference to "accommodate and appease" him as he became more withdrawn socially, according to a state report issued Friday on the man...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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3 More Bronx Buildings Test Positive for Legionella

3 More Bronx Buildings Test Positive for Legionella

The Health Department said Friday evening that water in four of nine buildings at a Bronx public housing complex have tested positive for the Legionella bacteria. An impromptu meeting followed the news,...

Annual Pillow Fight at West Point Turns Violent; 30 Injured

Annual Pillow Fight at West Point Turns Violent; 30 Injured

An annual pillow fight by freshmen cadets at the U.S. Military Academy turned bloody this year when cadets swung pillowcases packed with hard objects, injuring 30 cadets.

Huge Tree Branch Falls at Bryant Park, 5 Hurt: FDNY

Huge Tree Branch Falls at Bryant Park, 5 Hurt: FDNY

A large tree branch fell at Bryant Park Friday afternoon, injuring five people as crowds enjoyed the summer day on the lawn, officials said.

De Blasio Pushes Anew Against Rising Homelessness

De Blasio Pushes Anew Against Rising Homelessness

Dozens of sprawling homeless encampments have popped on the streets and become fodder for the tabloid newspapers and televisions news. There's been a rise in the number of people seeking refuge in the city's...

Jubilant Migrants Begin Arriving in Austria

Jubilant Migrants Begin Arriving in Austria

Up to 4,000 refugees and migrants flooded across the Hungarian border into Austria early Saturday, where many were greeted by charity workers offering beds, hot tea and welcome handshakes. Austrian police...

Fed up Staten Island Residents Shame Speeders

Fed up Staten Island Residents Shame Speeders

Residents of one Staten Island neighborhood are sick of speeders in their neighborhood and some have taken to shaming the lead-footed drivers on social media in the hope of getting them to slow down.