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Monday, Dec 14, 2015

Sandy Hook Marks 3rd Anniversary of School Shooting

Sandy Hook Marks 3rd Anniversary of School Shooting

Monday marks three years since a deadly mass shooting claimed the lives of 20 children and six educators at Sandy Hook Elementary School. For the first time, Newtown students are in school on the anniversary of...

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014

Sandy Hook Chorus to Sing at Super Bowl

Sandy Hook Chorus to Sing at Super Bowl

The chorus from Sandy Hook Elementary School will sing "America the Beautiful" before Sunday's Super Bowl between the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens, The Associated Press reported.

Thursday, Jan 24, 2013

Conn. Senators Unveil Assault Weapons Ban Legislation

Conn. Senators Unveil Assault Weapons Ban Legislation

Connecticut Democratic Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy and California Sen. Dianne Feinstein will unveil Thursday legislation proposing a retooled federal assault weapons ban.

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...

Friday, Jan 4, 2013

Classes Resume for Sandy Hook Students

Classes Resume for Sandy Hook Students

Sandy Hook Elementary students returned to class on Thursday morning for the first time since 20 first-graders and six women were killed in a shooting rampage almost three weeks ago.

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013

Sandy Hook Students, Teachers to Return to School

Sandy Hook Students, Teachers to Return to School

An open house was held Wednesday at the new Connecticut school where Sandy Hook Elementary students will start attending classes starting Thursday, as they prepare to head back to the classroom for the...

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2013

Lawyer Withdraws $100M Suit Over Newtown

Lawyer Withdraws $100M Suit Over Newtown

A Connecticut attorney seeking to sue the state for $100 million over the Newtown school shootings on behalf of a 6-year-old survivor has withdrawn the claim -- at least for now.

Thursday, Dec 27, 2012

Woman Arrested Over Alleged Newtown Shooting Scam

Woman Arrested Over Alleged Newtown Shooting Scam

The FBI has arrested a New York City woman suspected of lying about her connection to a victim of the Newtown school shooting earlier this month to collect donations from charitable citizens looking for a way to...

Thursday, Dec 27, 2012

Newtown to Use Mementos in Future Memorial

Newtown to Use Mementos in Future Memorial

Newtown officials have found a way to use countless mementos paying tribute to the 20 children and six adults killed in an elementary school rampage. Thousands of flowers, letters, signs, photos, candles, teddy...

Wednesday, Dec 26, 2012

Final Funerals for Newtown Victims Held Saturday

Final Funerals for Newtown Victims Held Saturday

The last of the funerals for the 26 victims of the school shooting in Newtown, Conn. were held Saturday, ending a week-long procession of funerals as the final three young victims were laid to rest.

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Summer Scorcher: Temps Could Reach 100° Monday

Summer Scorcher: Temps Could Reach 100° Monday

The D.C. area will continue to sizzle Monday as temperatures are expected to soar to 100 degrees, and it will feel even hotter.

Woman Found Guilty of Fatally Hitting Husband With SUV

Woman Found Guilty of Fatally Hitting Husband With SUV

A Lanham, Maryland, woman was convicted Monday of intentionally hitting her husband with an SUV, killing him.

Kaine Brings Steady Hand, Confidence to Clinton Ticket

Kaine Brings Steady Hand, Confidence to Clinton Ticket

Hillary Clinton's running mate, U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia, has been described by critics as a snoozer of a choice who could fail to inspire the more liberal wing of the Democratic Party, blue collar...

Suspect Arrested in Murder of 68-Year-Old Man at Gas Station

Suspect Arrested in Murder of 68-Year-Old Man at Gas Station

A suspect has been arrested in the murder of a beloved grandfather and husband who was shot and killed last week while pumping gas, Prince George’s County police say.

Fla. Nightclub Shooting: 2 Dead, 17 Hurt After Teen Event

Fla. Nightclub Shooting: 2 Dead, 17 Hurt After Teen Event

An overnight shooting outside a Fort Myers, Florida, nightclub hosting a party for middle and high school students, left two dead and as many as 17 wounded, authorities said. Three people have been detained...

Man Injured in NW DC Shooting; 2 Masked Men Sought

Man Injured in NW DC Shooting; 2 Masked Men Sought

Police are searching for two masked men after a man was shot in Northwest D.C. early Monday morning. News4's Derrick Ward has more form the scene.