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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"No Conclusive Evidence" Why FedEx Driver Crashed

"No Conclusive Evidence" Why FedEx Driver Crashed

The California Highway Patrol said Friday that after a 13-month investigation, they still don't know why the driver of a FedEx tractor trailer that veered across a Northern California roadway and crashed head-on...

OC Men Charged With Conspiring to Support ISIS

OC Men Charged With Conspiring to Support ISIS

Two men from Orange County arrested Thursday allegedly hoped to help or join the Islamic State, a terrorist group, according to Department of Justice officials.

5.3 Nevada Quake Shuts Vegas Freeway Ramps

5.3 Nevada Quake Shuts Vegas Freeway Ramps

A preliminary magnitude-5.3 earthquake struck Nevada Friday afternoon, damaging part of a Las Vegas freeway, officials said.

Campaign Launched to End Human Trafficking in LA

Campaign Launched to End Human Trafficking in LA

City officials rolled out a new campaign Friday to help identify and put an end to human trafficking in Los Angeles.

Suspect in D.C. Mansion Slayings Had Help: Authorities

Suspect in D.C. Mansion Slayings Had Help: Authorities

Three members of a D.C. family — and their housekeeper — were held overnight by more than one person before they were slain in their home last week, according to new court documents filed Friday afternoon.

Regulators Order Testing on Broken Pipeline

Regulators Order Testing on Broken Pipeline

Federal regulators have ordered the company whose pipeline spilled thousands of gallons of oil across a California coastline to take a series of steps before it can restart the line.