| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Recordings of the 911 emergency calls made to Newtown, Conn., police on the day of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre will be made public on Wednesday, town officials announced Monday.
The announcement means that state officials have decided...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 3:44 AM
Con terror en su voz, Bárbara Halstead le rogaba a los despachadores de la policía por ayuda, terminando su llamada al 911 de 24 segundos con la inquietante suplica 'Escuela Sandy Hook por favor' según se escuchaban 11 disparos en el fondo.
| Dec 4, 2013
| 6:30 PM
NEW YORK — "Newtown 911, what's the location of your emergency?"
The voice on the other end shook with fear.
"Sandy Hook school," the woman said. "I think there's somebody shooting in here."
It was the first call received by police in Newtown,...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 6:44 AM
In an act of mass self-brutalization, Americans reached for their computers Wednesday to summon the sounds of murder.
They were clicking on those 911 audio recordings, those voices of frightened teachers and parents calling for help at Sandy Hook...
| May 18, 2013
| 12:12 PM
When people think of gun violence, they typically think of a masked robber or a disturbed young man with an assault rifle and hundreds of rounds of ammunition.
In truth, the most common victim of fatal gun violence is a distraught man who, alone in a...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:00 PM
NEWTOWN — On those nights when Amy DeLoughy's children can't sleep, haunted by memories of the massacre at their elementary school, or on those mornings when they can't face the daily routine, she calls in the ducks.
Doctor ducks, military ducks,...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 5:46 PM
While law enforcement officials have released few details of the Dec. 14 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre to Connecticut residents, state police and Newtown officers have increased their trips across the country, in some cases sharing graphic details...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Leaders of the state House and Senate have reportedly reached agreement on a gun bill that will outlaw any ammunition magazines carrying more than 10 bullets. But they have also reportedly agreed to allow those who already own high-capacity magazines to...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Connecticut is poised to pass the toughest gun laws in the country. Legislative leaders announced Monday that they’d reached bipartisan agreement, and the governor is expected to sign the bill if it passes. Will it make a difference? Will it stop...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 6:52 AM
DENVER (AP) — The last time Colorado enacted gun control measures was in the wake of the 1999 Columbine High School shooting, and once the laws were on the books there was little acrimony.
The state's latest batch of gun control laws —...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:36 PM
The Sandy Hook Support Fund imbroglio serves as a lesson no town should ever have to learn: how to handle the millions of dollars that flow in from kindhearted people after a mass tragedy.
Well-meaning local leaders are at odds with grieving families of...