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Monday, 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...

Saturday, 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...

Saturday, 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.

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Warning of 'Imminent' Attack, Britain Raises Threat Level
Warning of 'Imminent' Attack, Britain Raises Threat Level

As investigators hunted for possible accomplices of a suicide bomber, thousands of people poured into the streets of Manchester in a vigil Tuesday for victims of a blast that bathed a pop concert in blood — the...

Fake 'Movie Money' Used by Maryland Scammer
Fake 'Movie Money' Used by Maryland Scammer

A Maryland college student thought a man she met online paid her $450 cash for her old iPhone -- but he actually gave her an envelope full of fake "movie money" used in film shoots.

Panic Buttons Introduced at 30 Hotels to Keep Workers Safe
Panic Buttons Introduced at 30 Hotels to Keep Workers Safe

Thirty Washington, D.C.-area hotels with unionized staffs have something new for workers: panic buttons. Hotel workers say they often have to work alone, and can be targeted for abuse.

Student Killed at UMd. Honored at Bowie Graduation
Student Killed at UMd. Honored at Bowie Graduation

Bowie State University held a moment of silence at Tuesday's commencement to honor a student whose life was tragically cut short, just days before he was set to graduate.

Sitter, Deputy-in-Training Indicted After Boy, 4, Shot Self
Sitter, Deputy-in-Training Indicted After Boy, 4, Shot Self

A baby sitter and a sheriff's deputy in training have been indicted on charges related to the death of a 4-year-old boy who accidentally shot and killed himself while at their home in Virginia.

Expect More Rain This Week, Part of Memorial Day Weekend
Expect More Rain This Week, Part of Memorial Day Weekend

Wet weather will continue in the D.C. area through most of the work week, and we may get some additional rain during Memorial Day weekend.