Sandy Hook Shooting
This Republican Was Attacked For Pushing Gun Control Legislation. He Doesn’t Think His Party Can Pass Even Commonsense Laws.
Former Rep. Scott Rigell was shocked his fellow Republicans wouldn’t agree to keep guns away from criminals after the Sandy Hook shooting. He doesn’t think anything has changed.
“I, myself, have almost had like a form of psychosis back in the past where I basically thought everything was staged.”
Jeremy Richman was a neuropharmacologist whose 6-year-old daughter Avielle was killed in the Sandy Hook mass shooting.
Memorial services in Newtown and throughout the nation today marked the one year anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting.
The state's attorney released a 48-page report on Monday, offering a detailed sequence of events and newly released information about Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter Adam Lanza.
If Congress passes the gun legislation laid out Wednesday it could rival the Brady Act and Gun Control Act. "We're usually grumpy about things... But this covered all the bases we were hoping for."
Kids getting off a school bus, armed to the teeth.
It's called "Brought To You By The NRA."
A fundraising email in the wake of Cory Booker's plans to run for Lautenberg's Senate seat. "Your continued support is greatly appreciated."
With 26 red stockings and 26 overflowing trees.
Sandy Hook is the fourth mass shooting they've mourned. "A lot of emotion" on a private visit to a Colorado hospital.
Sandy Hook was a factor, said Snyder in a statement. "This type of violence often leaves society with more questions than answers."
Four days after the shooting, classes have resumed at all Newtown schools but Sandy Hook. A cheerful police officer greets students.
"Words alone cannot heal our nation — only action can do that," said the New York mayor.
The St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Newtown is roughly one mile from Sandy Hook Elementary.
A list of names worth a thousand pictures.
Three of the women who risked their lives to save their students were killed in the Newtown, Connecticut, massacre.
Yesterday at 2:27 p.m. –— just a few hours after the shooting in Connecticut was first reported — an account called @CTNewtown was created. The account's first tweet claimed it would donate money to Sandy Hook elementary and the victims for every retweet. UPDATE: The Twitter account was deleted on Saturday night, shortly after this post was published.
The shooting in Newtown, Connecticut has sparked global empathy. The massacre left 28 dead, including 20 schoolchildren.
Ryan Lanza was not the shooter. Complex lessons from confused coverage of the Sandy Hook massacre.
Gun control has moved "to the center, and past it," say advocates. Quiet consideration of the force that really moves legislation: midterm elections.
A small gesture after the shooting.
Hochsprung, 47, was one of those killed in the massacre at the elementary school that she was devoted to. Her twitter account was singularly devoted to her pride and enthusiasm for Sandy Hook elementary students and their education.
A picture of the quiet, troubled 20-year-old begins to emerge in the wake of yesterday's shooting. Lanza is reported to be among the 28 dead at the elementary school in Newtown, Conn.
Friday night and Saturday morning in the Connecticut town grieving after a shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School left 28 dead.
Gun control advocates and supporters make an emotional case.
A group of 750 mayors, led by Bloomberg, says "meaningful action" isn't good enough. A call for stronger background checks.
Christie leaves policy aside as he addresses the Sandy Hook shooting Friday afternoon at a prescheduled event. "Ten days before Christmas, it's unthinkable..."
"Land of the free, BS!" The country's most famous athlete speaks out.
"Nobody's willing to start talking about this stuff, so I asked the White House if we could," said one poster. One petition now has more than 6,200 signatures.
"If now is not the time to have a serious discussion about gun control...I don’t know when is," says Rep. Nadler of New York. Meanwhile, most lawmakers steer clear of policy pronouncements.
Gun control legislation wasn't a priority for Obama on the stump.
Won't say when the time will be right.
Chaos at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Twenty children are reportedly among the dead, along with six adults, the shooter and his mother.