Town Heals and Remembers

Jan 7, 2013

Conn. Lawmaker Sorry for Telling Giffords to Stay Away

Conn. Lawmaker Sorry for Telling Giffords to Stay Away

A Connecticut state representative is apologizing for a Facebook post warning Gabby Giffords to stay away, ahead of the former Arizona congresswoman's visit with Sandy Hook Elementary victims' families last week...

Jan 5, 2013

Gabby Giffords Visits Newtown

Gabby Giffords Visits Newtown

Former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords, who survived after being shot at a campaign event in her home state of Arizona two years ago, visited Newtown Friday. Sue Marcinek, an assistant to Newtown's first selectman,...

Dec 15, 2012

Giffords, Other Politicians React to Newtown Shooting

Giffords, Other Politicians React to Newtown Shooting

As word spread of the 27 tragic deaths at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., politicians from across the country offered their sympathies, expressed frustration, and called for reform. Former...

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"Black Hat Bandits" Leave Footprints in Snow

"Black Hat Bandits" Leave Footprints in Snow

Two bank robbers known as the "Black Hat Bandits" for their disguises are believed to have struck again in Falls Church, Virginia.

Barricade Situation at Md. Home After Reported Assault

Barricade Situation at Md. Home After Reported Assault

Montgomery County Police had a heavy presence outside a Gaithersburg home Monday afternoon following a reported assault.

Md. "Free-Range" Parents Found Negligent for Child Neglect

Md. "Free-Range" Parents Found Negligent for Child Neglect

A Maryland couple has been found responsible for "unsubstantiated child neglect" after allowing their two children to walk home from a Montgomery County park by themselves.

Ice Melting, Beware of Refreeze Overnight

Ice Melting, Beware of Refreeze Overnight

Ice is melting across the D.C. area after a Sunday of sleet and freezing rain. With temperatures dropping into the 20s overnight, expect surfaces to refreeze.

Kentucky Mom Convicted of Killing 5-Year-Old Son With Salt

Kentucky Mom Convicted of Killing 5-Year-Old Son With Salt

Lacey Spears, the Kentucky woman who authorities say force-fed her 5-year-old son salt through a stomach tube and reveled in the attention that a sickly child brought her, has been found guilty of murder in the...

Sen. Barbara Mikulski Won't Seek 6th Term

Sen. Barbara Mikulski Won't Seek 6th Term

Powerful U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.), the longest-serving woman in the history of Congress, will not seek a sixth term, she announced Monday.