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:...

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.

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.

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...

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.

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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Divers Save Sea Life Off California's Coast

Divers Save Sea Life Off California's Coast

The Ocean Defenders Alliance, a non-profit marine conservation organization, hauls debris out of the ocean to make the sea a cleaner and safer place for marine wildlife.

Hostage Standoff Ends With Suspect in Custody

Hostage Standoff Ends With Suspect in Custody

Hostages held in a Southern California apartment were saved by a SWAT team that streamed in from every location to take a man, who was believed to be armed with a gun, into custody Sunday evening.

Two Children Disappear, Last Seen at Bus Stop in LA

Two Children Disappear, Last Seen at Bus Stop in LA

Two children went missing near a middle school in Southern California Saturday afternoon prompting police to ask for the public's help to find them.

Waves Cause Cruise Ship to Divert 100 Miles South

Waves Cause Cruise Ship to Divert 100 Miles South

The Carnival Imagination cruise ship was deviated to San Diego on Sunday due to inclement weather.

2 Suspects Dead, Guard Shot at Texas Muhammad Art Exhibit

2 Suspects Dead, Guard Shot at Texas Muhammad Art Exhibit

Two armed men opened fire on police outside an event showcasing cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad in Garland, Texas. Police said two men pulled up in a vehicle and shot a Garland ISD Security guard outside...

Thief Makes Off With "Very Expensive" Watch: LASD

Thief Makes Off With "Very Expensive" Watch: LASD

A dramatic chase of a brazen thief, who stole an "expensive watch" from a Southern California jewelry store, ended in gunshots Sunday afternoon, authorities said.