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Candles burning in Boston for the victims of the Newtown, CT massacre.

Boston’s Old South Church Holds Vigil For CT Victims

The Old South Church of Boston held a peaceful and quiet vigil for the victims of the massacre in Newtown, Conn.

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Boston Public Schools

Boston Schools Taking Security Steps In Wake Of CT Shooting Massacre

In Boston, school officials are taking steps to prepare for the opening of school on Monday.

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President Obama in Newtown. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images

President Obama In Newtown: ‘You Are Not Alone In Your Grief’

For President Barack Obama, it was another sorrowful visit to another grieving community full of broken hearts from unimaginable violence.

12/16/2012

Cardinal Sean O'Malley (credit: NORBERTO DUARTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Cardinal O’Malley On CT Massacre: ‘”A Tragedy Of Almost Biblical Proportion’

Boston Cardinal Sean O’Malley says the Connecticut school shootings are “a tragedy of almost Biblical proportion,” and is calling for tighter gun control and better care for the mentally ill.

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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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Funerals Of Three CT Shooting Victims Planned For Monday & Tuesday

Funerals for three of the Connecticut school shooting victims are being planned for Monday and Tuesday.

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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.

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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.

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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.

12/16/2012

(Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Sandy Hook Staff Hailed As Heroes After Shooting

A worker who turned on the intercom, alerting others in the building that something was very wrong. A custodian who risked his life by running through the halls warning of danger. A clerk who led 18 children on their hands and knees to safety, then gave them paper and crayons to keep them calm and quiet.

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