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Friday, Mar 22, 2013 at 01:34 PM EDT

Newtown Parents Meet With Killer's Dad

Newtown Parents Meet With Killer's Dad

Alissa and Robbie Parker, whose 6-year old daughter, Emilie, died in the Newtown school massacre met face-to-face recently with the father of the young man who killed their daughter and 19 other first-graders...

Thursday, Mar 21, 2013 at 09:21 PM EDT

VP, Mayor Meet on Gun Control at City Hall

VP, Mayor Meet on Gun Control at City Hall

Vice President Joe Biden met with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and families from Newtown, Conn., Thursday to talk about the need for new federal gun laws as advocates slam Senate Democrats' decision to...

Wednesday, Feb 27, 2013 at 01:26 PM EST

Father of Newtown Victim: Ban Assault Weapons

Father of Newtown Victim: Ban Assault Weapons

Battling tears, the father of one of the first-graders slain at the December elementary school massacre in Newtown pleaded with senators on Wednesday to ban assault weapons like the gun that killed his...

Thursday, Feb 21, 2013 at 04:58 PM EST

Malloy Unveils Conn. Gun Control Proposals

Malloy Unveils Conn. Gun Control Proposals

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Thursday called for immediately banning high-capacity ammunition magazines, requiring background checks for the transfer of any firearm and expanding the state's assault weapons ban.

Saturday, Feb 2, 2013 at 07:20 AM EST

Son's Last Message Inspires Newtown Mother

Son's Last Message Inspires Newtown Mother

"Nurturing. Healing. Love." Scarlett Lewis noticed the chalk written message on her kitchen chalkboard when returning home for the first time – days after her son Jesse was taken from her on December 14th....

Friday, Feb 1, 2013 at 12:30 PM EST

Newtown Calls for Armed School Officers

Newtown Calls for Armed School Officers

The Newtown Board of Education wants more armed police officers in the Connecticut town's four elementary schools after the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary. Last night, they decided to ask the town to approve...

Thursday, Jan 31, 2013 at 11:02 AM EST

Sandy Hook Chorus to Sing "America" at Super Bowl

Sandy Hook Chorus to Sing "America" at Super Bowl

The chorus from Sandy Hook Elementary School will sing "America the Beautiful" before Sunday's Super Bowl between the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens.

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 05:24 PM EST

Sandy Hook Chorus to Sing at Super Bowl

Sandy Hook Chorus to Sing at Super Bowl

The chorus from Sandy Hook Elementary School will sing "America the Beautiful" before Sunday's Super Bowl between the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens, The Associated Press reported. The chorus...

Wednesday, Jan 30, 2013 at 11:12 PM EST

Newtown Victims' Parents Testify Before Lawmakers

Newtown Victims' Parents Testify Before Lawmakers

In Newtown, Conn., first responders, parents and concerned neighbors all gathered Wednesday night to push for gun safety. News 4's Brynn Gingras reports.

Friday, Jan 25, 2013 at 08:41 AM EST

Newtown School Officials Seek Standardized Test Waiver

Newtown School Officials Seek Standardized Test Waiver

The school board in the Connecticut town where 20 first-graders and six educators were killed last month is seeking an unprecedented waiver allowing the district to skip standardized testing for children in...

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Police Kill Suspect in New Jersey Library: Officials

Police Kill Suspect in New Jersey Library: Officials

A suspect was shot and killed by police inside a New Jersey library Friday, authorities said.

American Express President, 55, Dies Suddenly on Flight to NY

American Express President, 55, Dies Suddenly on Flight to NY

American Express says president Ed Gilligan died suddenly Friday after falling ill while flying on a corporate plane to New York.

Mom Chases iPhone Thief After Son, 6, Punched in Face: Cops

Mom Chases iPhone Thief After Son, 6, Punched in Face: Cops

A would-be thief who tried to grab a 22-year-old mother's iPhone at a Bronx laundromat punched the woman's 6-year-old son in the face when the boy stepped in his way as he tried to flee the mother's grasp,...

Silk Road Founder Sentenced to Life Behind Bars

Silk Road Founder Sentenced to Life Behind Bars

A San Francisco man who created the online drug-selling site Silk Road was sentenced in New York Friday to life in prison by a judge who cited six deaths that resulted from drugs bought on his website and...

Hastert Paid To Hide Sexual Relationship: Official

Hastert Paid To Hide Sexual Relationship: Official

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert was making payments to a man in order to conceal a sexual relationship they had while the man was a student at Yorkville High School, a federal law enforcement official...

NYC-Bound Jet Has Close Call With Drone Near Prospect Park: FAA

NYC-Bound Jet Has Close Call With Drone Near Prospect Park: FAA

A passenger jet heading to LaGuardia Airport had a close call with a drone near Prospect Park in Brooklyn Friday morning, just hours after five pilots reported someone had pointed green lasers at their planes...