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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system unwittingly enabled Adam Lanza's mother in her preference to "accommodate and appease" him as he became more withdrawn socially, according to a state report issued Friday on the man...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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Frantic Rescue of Man on Subway Tracks Caught on Camera
Frantic Rescue of Man on Subway Tracks Caught on Camera

Gripping cellphone video catches frantic straphangers shouting down an approaching Q train Thursday morning so they can save a man passed out with his body strewn across a subway train trestle in Brooklyn.

NY Woman Used Bitcoin in Attempt to Send Money to ISIS: Feds
NY Woman Used Bitcoin in Attempt to Send Money to ISIS: Feds

A Long Island woman has been charged with stealing tens of thousands of dollars to send to Islamic State fighters in Syria using Bitcoin, federal prosecutors say.

Staffers Fall Ill At NJ School One Day After Students Faint
Staffers Fall Ill At NJ School One Day After Students Faint

One day after a New Jersey school was evacuated because two students fainted, the building was again cleared out as six staff members were sent home sick.

NYers React to Taste of UNESCO-Recognized Neapolitan Pizza
NYers React to Taste of UNESCO-Recognized Neapolitan Pizza

Last week, the art of pizza-making founded in Naples, Italy, was recognized by UNESCO. On Thursday, Neapolitan-style pizzeria Ribalta in Manhattan gave out free slices of the pizza to celebrate, after telling us...

Three NYC Sisters Complete Ivy League Sweep
Three NYC Sisters Complete Ivy League Sweep

It really must be all in the family -- three sisters from the Bronx were accepted to Ivy League schools.

Flu Widespread in New York This Season: Health Dept.
Flu Widespread in New York This Season: Health Dept.

The state Health Department says influenza is now prevalent in New York state, which means health care workers who haven't had a flu shot must wear procedural masks around patients.