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Thursday, Dec 27, 2012 at 09:47 AM EST

Petition Seeks Renamed Street for Hero Newtown Teacher

Petition Seeks Renamed Street for Hero Newtown Teacher

More than 2,000 petitioners are asking Stratford to rename a street to honor a teacher who was among six educators and 20 children who were fatally shot in a Newtown elementary school rampage.

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system unwittingly enabled Adam Lanza's mother in her preference to "accommodate and appease" him as he became more withdrawn socially, according to a state report issued Friday on the man...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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1 Dead, 108 Hurt in Hoboken Train Crash

1 Dead, 108 Hurt in Hoboken Train Crash

A woman died and more than 100 other people were hurt when an NJ Transit train crashed into the station in Hoboken at the height of Thursday's morning rush, leaving twisted piles of metal and cables and causing...

Woman Killed in NJ Transit Train Crash Identified

Woman Killed in NJ Transit Train Crash Identified

The woman who died in the New Jersey Transit train crash in Hoboken has been identified as a 34-year-old city resident whose child was in day care at the time.

How To Get Home After the Hoboken Train Crash

How To Get Home After the Hoboken Train Crash

Some commuters will be riding buses to get home in the wake of a deadly train crash at the Hoboken Terminal that killed one woman, hurt more than 100 people and demolished part of the century-old station.

No 'Red Flags' for Engineer in Hoboken Train Crash: Sources

No 'Red Flags' for Engineer in Hoboken Train Crash: Sources

The engineer aboard the NJ Transit train that plowed through walls at the century-old Hoboken Terminal Thursday morning has no infractions, medical episodes or criminal history, sources familiar with situation...

'People Were Screaming, Trapped': Passengers Recount Horror

'People Were Screaming, Trapped': Passengers Recount Horror

Multiple passengers who were on a crowded commuter train that plowed into New Jersey Transit's Hoboken Terminal Thursday morning said the train did not brake before the crash. "We approached the station and...