Town Heals and Remembers

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012 at 06:21 PM PST

A History of Crime, Mass Shootings and Gun Control

A History of Crime, Mass Shootings and Gun Control

America's struggle over gun violence and the right to bear arms has been raging for decades. Here's a look at key events in the United States' long, tortured relationship with crime and guns:  1791: The...

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 05:30 AM PST

The Future of School Security

The Future of School Security

The tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary will stand as one of those before-and-after days in America. Things will never be the same at schools across Connecticut and beyond, as communities try to keep their children...

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012 at 12:16 PM PST

Obama on Guns: Words Need to Lead to Action

Obama on Guns: Words Need to Lead to Action

President Obama announced that he is making an administration-wide effort to solve gun violence and has tapped Vice President Joe Biden to lead an inter-agency task force in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary...

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012 at 10:05 AM PST

Police Radio Recording Reveal Early Moments of Newtown Shooting

Police Radio Recording Reveal Early Moments of Newtown Shooting

Police radio recording shows confusion in the early moments of the Newtown shooting.

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012 at 10:47 AM PST

Lanzas Had Virtually No Prior Police Contact; ME Probes Genetics

Lanzas Had Virtually No Prior Police Contact; ME Probes Genetics

Connecticut's chief medical examiner says he's seeking genetic clues to help explain why a shooter killed 20 children and six adults in a Newtown elementary school. Dr. H. Wayne Carver tells The Hartford Courant...

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012 at 08:56 PM PST

Heroic Teacher, Children Laid to Rest in Newtown

Heroic Teacher, Children Laid to Rest in Newtown

The 27-year-old first-grade teacher who was gunned down at Sandy Hook Elementary School trying to shield her first-graders was among the victims of last week's massacre being laid to rest Wednesday. Services...

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012 at 09:46 PM PST

Obama Sets Jan. Deadline for Gun Control Proposals

Obama Sets Jan. Deadline for Gun Control Proposals

Spurred by a horrific elementary school shooting, President Barack Obama tasked his administration Wednesday with creating concrete proposals to reduce gun violence that has plagued the country. "This time, the...

Tuesday, Dec 18, 2012 at 07:46 PM PST

Sandy Hook Students to Get New But Identical Classrooms

Sandy Hook Students to Get New But Identical Classrooms

Since the mass shooting at an east coast elementary school, efforts are being taken to set up classrooms at a new location identical to their old classrooms. Every desk, chair and scrap of paper are moving to...

Tuesday, Dec 18, 2012 at 06:24 PM PST

Students in Newtown Return to School

Students in Newtown Return to School

Victims of a massacre at a Newtown, Conn., elementary school, James Mattioli and Jessica Rekos, both 6 years old, were buried Tuesday as their peers returned to school in Newtown. Also, Gene Rosen recalls...

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012 at 05:58 AM PST

Victor Cruz Visits Family of Young Newtown Victim

Victor Cruz Visits Family of Young Newtown Victim

New York Giants receiver Victor Cruz has visited the home of the 6-year-old Connecticut shooting victim who was buried in a replica Cruz jersey. Jack Pinto was among 20 children shot to death Friday in Newtown....

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Wreckage From Derailed Metro Train Removed

Wreckage From Derailed Metro Train Removed

The wreckage from the crash between an Expo Line train and a car, which left one person in grave condition Saturday, has been cleared.

"Loud Crash of Metal": Witness Recalls Train Crash

"Loud Crash of Metal": Witness Recalls Train Crash

A University of Southern California film student was hospitalized in "grave" condition after the car he was riding in was crushed by a Metro train near the school’s campus Saturday, officials said. Nine...

1 Hurt in Tour Bus Crash on 134 Freeway

1 Hurt in Tour Bus Crash on 134 Freeway

At least one person was injured when a tour bus and a car crashed on the 134 Freeway in the Burbank area on Saturday, fire officials said.

Chances of Going to Jail Vary Widely Across California

Chances of Going to Jail Vary Widely Across California

The number of inmates in California's county jails has fallen significantly since peaking in 2007, but new statistics show a wide disparity still exists among locales, with liberal enclaves like Marin and San...

Pope Francis Prays for Germanwings Victims

Pope Francis Prays for Germanwings Victims

Pope Francis opened solemn Holy Week services with Palm Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square, stressing humility and remembering the dead in the Germanwings crash, The Associated Press reported. At the end of Mass...