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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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9 Killed, Dozens More Feared Dead in Oakland Warehouse Fire

9 Killed, Dozens More Feared Dead in Oakland Warehouse Fire

At least nine people were killed and 25 others unaccounted for after a massive blaze ripped through a warehouse party in Oakland late Friday, but officials are preparing for the death toll to rise. In what...

Man Kills Gas Station Clerk; Person of Interest in Custody

Man Kills Gas Station Clerk; Person of Interest in Custody

The Spotsylvania County Sheriff’s Office said the suspect entered the Sunoco Station, located in the 5300 block of Jefferson Davis Highway about 1:35 a.m.

Man, 82, Dies After Fairfax County House Fire

Man, 82, Dies After Fairfax County House Fire

A house fire in Fairfax County, Virginia, claimed a man and his cat Saturday night, fire officials said.

Cubans Bid Final Farewell to Fidel Castro

Cubans Bid Final Farewell to Fidel Castro

Fidel Castro's ashes have arrived at a Santiago, Cuba cemetery to mark the start of funeral ceremonies and the end to a nine-day period of national mourning. In the eastern city of Santiago, thousands...

Trump Risks China Rift After Talks With Taiwan Leader

Trump Risks China Rift After Talks With Taiwan Leader

China's foreign minister said Saturday he hopes Beijing's relations with the U.S. would not be "interfered with or damaged" after President-elect Donald Trump broke with decadeslong diplomatic tradition...

Md. Lt. Gov. Criticized for Tweet About Hate Acts

Md. Lt. Gov. Criticized for Tweet About Hate Acts

Republican Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford's tweet was in response to state Democratic Sen. Cheryl Kagan.