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Police: Man Stole Sandy Hook Memorial Signs

A Virginia man who believes the Sandy Hook school shootings were a hoax has been charged in the theft of two memorial signs in New Jersey and Connecticut dedicated to victims of those shootings, police said Friday.

05/30/2014

Photos of Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre victims sits at a small memorial near the school on January 14, 2013 in Newtown, Connecticut. The town marked a month anniversay since the massacre of 26 children and adults at the school, the second-worst such shooting in U.S. history.  (Credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Conn. Shooter’s Dad: ‘You Can’t Get Any More Evil’

In his first public comments about the 2012 Connecticut school massacre, the father of gunman Adam Lanza said what his son did couldn’t “get any more evil” and he now wishes his son had never been born.

03/10/2014

Photos of Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre victims sits at a small memorial near the school on January 14, 2013 in Newtown, Connecticut. The town marked a month anniversay since the massacre of 26 children and adults at the school, the second-worst such shooting in U.S. history.  (Credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Despite Safety Emphasis, School Shootings Continue

There’s been no real reduction in the number of U.S. school shootings despite increased security put in place after the rampage at Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012.

02/02/2014

Connecticut Community Copes With Aftermath Of Elementary School Mass Shooting

Police Release Documents on Newtown Massacre

Police in Connecticut released thousands of pages of documents Friday from the investigation into last year’s school massacre in Newtown, which could shed additional light on the world of the 20-year-old gunman.

12/27/2013

A sign welcomes people in Newtown, Connecticut, on December 13, 2013. Families ask media outlets to stay away in respect of their need to be alone to mark the one year anniversary, on December 14. (Credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Police File to be Released on Newtown Shooting

Connecticut authorities said they planned Friday to release state police documents from the investigation into last year’s Newtown school massacre.

12/26/2013

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National Cathedral Vigil Remembers Newtown Victims

Members of the Newtown, Conn., community, including the parent of a teacher killed in a school massacre a year ago, gathered at the National Cathedral Thursday for a vigil to remember those who lost their lives because of gun violence.

12/12/2013

Gun control groups say this is the year they finally go toe-to-toe with the National Rifle Association and match their foe's imposing campaign spending for congressional candidates.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Poll: Fewer Than Half Of Americans Now Support Stricter Gun Control

A new survey finds that nearly a year after the Sandy Hook school shooting that prompted a nationwide debate on gun control, fewer than half of Americans now support such restrictions.

12/05/2013

File photo of rally. (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report Due on Sandy Hook Shooting Investigation

Investigators are planning to release a long-awaited report on the Newtown school shooting, nearly a year after the massacre of 20 children and six women inside Sandy Hook Elementary School.

11/25/2013

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Hundreds of Guns Lost, Stolen From Dealers in Md.

On January 16, 2013, Obama laid out 23 executive actions, one of which called on the Department of
Justice to prepare a report analyzing information on lost and stolen guns. The end result, released earlier this week, shows that Maryland had one of the greatest number of firearms reported lost or stolen from Federal Firearms Licensees in 2012.

06/20/2013

File photo of Sandy Hook memorial. (Photo credit should read EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Moment Of Silence Marks 6 Months Since Newtown

Newtown held a moment of silence Friday for the victims of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School at a remembrance event that doubled as a call to action on gun control, with the reading of names of thousands of victims of gun violence.

06/14/2013

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