Town Heals and Remembers

Friday, Dec 21, 2012 at 09:27 PM PST

Michelle Obama to Newtown: "Holding You in Our Hearts"

Michelle Obama to Newtown: "Holding You in Our Hearts"

A week after a shooting rampage in a Newtown elementary school left 27 people dead -- including 20 first graders and six teachers -- First Lady Michelle Obama penned an open letter to the residents of...

Wednesday, Jan 9, 2013 at 12:07 PM PST

NRA Calls for Armed Police Officer in Every School

NRA Calls for Armed Police Officer in Every School

The nation's largest gun-rights lobby is calling for armed police officers to be posted in every American school to stop the next killer "waiting in the wings." The National Rifle Association broke its...

Wednesday, Jan 9, 2013 at 12:07 PM PST

26 Bells, Moment of Silence Honor Newtown Victims

26 Bells, Moment of Silence Honor Newtown Victims

Church bells across the country rang 26 times Friday morning—one for each of the victims killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School —to mark the one-week anniversary of the Connecticut shootings. Gov. Dannel P....

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 03:18 PM PST

Nancy Lanza's Family Holds Funeral

Nancy Lanza's Family Holds Funeral

A private funeral was held Thursday for the mother of the gunman who killed 20 first-graders and six adults at a Newtown, Conn. elementary school, a New Hampshire police source told NBC News. About two dozen...

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 10:29 PM PST

House Would Consider Gun Control Proposals, Boehner Says

House Would Consider Gun Control Proposals, Boehner Says

House Speaker John Boehner said he would consider the recommendations Vice President Joe Biden and a group of Cabinet members are working to formulate in response to the shooting in Newtown, Conn. last week.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 12:04 PM PST

Bells to Ring Across Country To Honor Newtown Victims

Bells to Ring Across Country To Honor Newtown Victims

Bells around the country will ring Friday morning at 9:30 a.m. to mark the one-week anniversary of the Newtown shootings.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 09:14 AM PST

Family of Josephine Gay Releases Statement

Family of Josephine Gay Releases Statement

On Friday, December 14, 2012, our beautiful daughter, Josephine Grace Gay, was killed in an unimaginable tragedy at her elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 04:55 AM PST

Newtown's Police Chief Offers Sympathies to Victims' Families

Newtown's Police Chief Offers Sympathies to Victims' Families

Newtown Police Chief Michael Kehoe released a statement for the first time since Friday's tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 10:35 PM PST

Cardinal Compares Slain Newtown Teacher to Jesus

Cardinal Compares Slain Newtown Teacher to Jesus

Five more children were being laid to rest Thursday, as well as a Sandy Hook Elementary teacher who was compared to Jesus for giving up her life to protect others. Other victims of the Newtown school...

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 05:59 AM PST

Will Newtown Prompt Gun Reform in Washington?

Will Newtown Prompt Gun Reform in Washington?

The never-ending and seldom-evolving debate over gun control has arguably reached its moment of truth: If the massacre of 20 schoolchildren in Newtown, Conn., doesn’t prompt America to clamp down on firearms,...

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Standoff Ends After Attempted Kidnapping, Pursuit

Standoff Ends After Attempted Kidnapping, Pursuit

A male believed to be involved in an attempted kidnapping and shooting in the San Fernando Valley on Wednesday was arrested after leading officers on a pursuit into Malibu, police said.

Water Main Break: "City Crumbling Underneath Us"

Water Main Break: "City Crumbling Underneath Us"

Sunset and Barrington is already one of the most jammed intersections in Los Angeles, made worse by the San Diego (405) Freeway construction, now impacted by the flooding at UCLA.

Who Pays for Damaged Cars: UCLA Water Main Break

Who Pays for Damaged Cars: UCLA Water Main Break

Students, staff and visitors to UCLA's campus are wondering who's going to pay for the damages to their vehicles caused by a water main that burst and flooded the streets near the university.

20M Gallons of Water Lost in UCLA Main Break

20M Gallons of Water Lost in UCLA Main Break

At least 900 vehicles are stranded in flooded parking structures and historic Pauley Pavilion's court shows signs of damage after a water main break Tuesday that sent up to 20 million gallons of water gushing...

Tot Dies After Becoming Trapped Inside Hot Car

Tot Dies After Becoming Trapped Inside Hot Car

A 3-year-old boy died Wednesday after becoming trapped in a hot car in Sylmar, Los Angeles police said.

Metallic Balloon Knocks Out Power in Pico Rivera

Metallic Balloon Knocks Out Power in Pico Rivera

A metallic balloon that landed at a electric substation in Pico Rivera put 6,275 people out of power Wednesday afternoon, officials said.