Newtown Shooting

State Police Troopers leaving scene of Newtown, CT school shooting. (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Pols Call For Assault Weapon Ban In Wake Of Sandy Hook Massacre

Democratic lawmakers and independent Sen. Joe Lieberman said Sunday that military-style assault weapons should be banned and that a national commission should be established to examine mass shootings in the United States.


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Portraits Of Victims Of The Sandy Hook School Shooting

After the gunfire ended Friday at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the trail of loss was more than many could bear: 20 students and six adults at the school, the gunman’s mother at home, and the gunman himself.


Parishioners pay their respects to the victims of an elementary school shooting while arriving for mass at St Rose of Lima Church in Newtown, Connecticut, December 16, 2012.  A young gunman slaughtered 20 small children and six teachers on December 14,2012 after walking into a school in an idyllic Connecticut town wielding at least two sophisticated firearms. AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel DUNAND        (Photo credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Evidence Hints Newtown Conn. Shooting Could Have Been Deadlier

The gunman in the Connecticut shooting rampage shot his mother four times in the head before going to the school and gunning down 26, authorities said Sunday as details emerged suggesting that Adam Lanza had planned an even more gruesome massacre but was stopped short.


The New England Patriots will honor the victims of the Newtown shootings Sunday. (Photo credit: NE Patriots/Twitter)

Patriots To Honor Victims Of Newtown Shooting

The New England Patriots are planning to honor the victims of the Newtown Conn. shooting before Sunday night’s game.


Peter Lanza, father of Newtown gunman Adam Lanza, released a statement on Saturday.

Newtown Gunman’s Father Speaks of Sympathy, Heartbreak

The father of the gunman in the Connecticut school rampage says his family is saddened and struggling to make sense of what happened.


Nancy Lanza's family released a statement Saturday evening.

Family Of Nancy Lanza Releases Statement On Shooting

As investigators start to put the pieces together regarding the events of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary, the family of Adam Lanza is addressing their own wounds.


Police stand guard at the entrance to the Sandy School on December 15 ((Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Investigators Hope To ‘Paint Complete Picture’ Of CT Shooting

A crime scene remained, as local residents and the rest of the world wondered how and why someone could commit such an atrocious act.


People gather for a prayer vigil at St Rose Church following an elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut.(Photo credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Horror, Questions & Soul Searching Follow CT School Shooting Massacre

The massacre of 26 children and adults at a Connecticut elementary school elicited horror and soul-searching around the world even as it raised more basic questions about why the gunman would have been driven to such a crime and how he chose his victims.


An old photo of Adam Lanza, the gunman who killed 28 people at an elementary school in Newtown, Conn. (Credit: CBS News)

Investigators Look For Insight Into Newtown Gunman’s Mind

He was an honors student who lived in a prosperous neighborhood with his mother, a well-liked woman who enjoyed hosting dice games and decorating the house for the holidays.


Mourners gather inside the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church at a vigil service for victims of the Sandy Hook School shooting December 14, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. Twenty-seven people are dead, including 20 children, after a gunman identified as Adam Lanza in news reports opened fire in the school. Lanza also reportedly died at the scene. (Photo by Andrew Gombert-Pool/Getty Images)

Hundreds Pack Churches For Vigils After Newtown School Shooting

Hundreds of people are packing a church and spilling outside in Connecticut to remember the victims of a shooting that killed 26 people at an elementary school.