Town Heals and Remembers

Thursday, Jan 24, 2013 at 01:24 PM EST

Conn. Senators Unveil Assault Weapons Ban Legislation

Conn. Senators Unveil Assault Weapons Ban Legislation

Connecticut Democratic Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy and California Sen. Dianne Feinstein will unveil Thursday legislation proposing a retooled federal assault weapons ban.

Thursday, Jan 24, 2013 at 12:16 PM EST

Conn. Shooting Report May Not Be Ready Until June

Conn. Shooting Report May Not Be Ready Until June

A state prosecutor says Connecticut State Police are still investigating the deadly Newtown school shooting and that "no prosecution is on the horizon."

Monday, Jan 21, 2013 at 12:10 PM EST

Minister: Somber Newtown Needs MLK's Words of Hope

Minister: Somber Newtown Needs MLK's Words of Hope

A former minister at one of the most prominent liberal Protestant churches in the United States told people in Newtown, Conn., still reeling from last month's deadly elementary school shooting, that the words of...

Friday, Jan 18, 2013 at 08:01 AM EST

Police Update Newtown Families on Shooting Probe

Police Update Newtown Families on Shooting Probe

Parents of children slain in the Connecticut school massacre held photos of their sons and daughters, cried, hugged and spoke in quavering voices as they called for a national dialogue to help prevent similar...

Thursday, Jan 17, 2013 at 06:46 PM EST

New Video Used for Training After Sandy Hook

New Video Used for Training After Sandy Hook

The Bergen County Prosecutor's office is using dramatization of an active shooter to help train teachers and law enforcement how to deal with the scenario. Pat Battle reports.

Tuesday, Jan 15, 2013 at 11:03 AM EST

Proposal to Rename School for Slain Teacher Approved

Proposal to Rename School for Slain Teacher Approved

A town council has approved a proposal to rename a Stratford, Conn. school for a teacher killed in the Newtown, Conn., school shootings.

Monday, Jan 14, 2013 at 10:45 PM EST

Newtown Parents Launch Anti-Violence Effort

Newtown Parents Launch Anti-Violence Effort

Parents of children slain in the Connecticut school massacre held photos of their sons and daughters, cried, hugged and spoke in quavering voices as they called for a national dialogue to help prevent similar...

Monday, Jan 14, 2013 at 06:37 AM EST

Newtown Weighs Fate of Conn. School Where 26 Died

Newtown Weighs Fate of Conn. School Where 26 Died

Talk about Sandy Hook Elementary School is turning from last month's massacre to the future, with differing opinions on whether students and staff should ever return to the building where a gunman killed...

Sunday, Jan 13, 2013 at 11:11 AM EST

Conn. Bill Would Require Coverage of PTSD Claims

Conn. Bill Would Require Coverage of PTSD Claims

The co-chairman of a Connecticut legislative committee says the panel plans to introduce a bill allowing claims of posttraumatic stress disorder to be covered under the state's workers' compensation laws,...

Thursday, Jan 10, 2013 at 07:35 AM EST

Newtown Schools Chief Urges Continued Police Guard

Newtown Schools Chief Urges Continued Police Guard

The superintendent of Newtown, Conn., schools is urging an indefinite police presence at the district's schools to allay fears among parents and children about gun violence.

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NJ Man Burns Half of His Body in Gas Explosion: Authorities

NJ Man Burns Half of His Body in Gas Explosion: Authorities

A 47-year-old sustained a concussion and burns to 40 to 50 percent of his body in a natural gas explosion that rocked his Jersey Shore home, the second such blast to hit an Ocean County town in less than a week....

Temperatures Rise, More Snow Is on Its Way

Temperatures Rise, More Snow Is on Its Way

Rising temperatures turned snow from Sunday's wintry storm to slush on the region's roads and sidewalks, and the muck welling up near curbs and sewers created messy travel for drivers and pedestrians across the...

Dramatic Video Shows Deli Stabbing Brawl; 7 Sought by Police

Dramatic Video Shows Deli Stabbing Brawl; 7 Sought by Police

Police are looking for seven people they say were involved in an attack at a Bronx deli that involved several stabbings, and according to one witness, a flung spice rack. .

Man May Face Charges After Sinking Truck in Frozen River, Killing Dog

Man May Face Charges After Sinking Truck in Frozen River, Killing Dog

A man faces possible criminal charges in connection with an intensive search by police, firefighters and the U.S. Coast Guard for a pickup truck that cracked through the ice and sank in a southern New Jersey...

MTA to NYers: Stop Putting Slushy Boots on Bus Seats -- Please

MTA to NYers: Stop Putting Slushy Boots on Bus Seats -- Please

The MTA’s courtesy campaign – led by the now renowned plea for no more "manspreading" on the subway -- is making its way to city buses.

Dramatic Video Shows Police Shooting, One Dead

Dramatic Video Shows Police Shooting, One Dead

Los Angeles police officers shot and killed a man on Skid Row on Sunday while he allegedly struggled with them for control of one of the officers' guns, officials said.