| May 8, 2015
| 1:12 PM
BRIDGEPORT (AP) — A Connecticut man won't serve prison time for making harassing calls to Newtown schools claiming the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School was fabricated.
Thirty-year-old Timothy Rogalski of Wallingford received a...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 5:02 PM
MONROE — A Wallingford man faces harassment charges after he allegedly made five calls to Sandy Hook Elementary School in Monroe, accusing the staff of fabricating the 2012 school murders in Newtown, police said.
The staff at the school —...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 3:48 PM
The New England Society of News Editors honored Courant staff writer Alaine Griffin as its Master Reporter of the Year at a ceremony Thursday evening in Dedham, Mass. The award recognizes a reporter's work over the course of 10 years.
| Apr 28, 2015
| 9:54 AM
Following nearly every mass shooting in the U.S., the response of law enforcement and medical personnel is examined, a critical exercise experts say is not intended to place blame but to identify areas that can be improved and ways lives can be saved....
| Apr 17, 2015
| 10:03 AM
Tim McGraw is defending his decision to headline a Connecticut concert to benefit a Sandy Hook group, responding to critics who call it a gun control fundraiser.
A concert at the XFINITY Theatre in Hartford, Connecticut, on July 17 featuring McGraw will...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 9:35 AM
HARTFORD -- A proposed federal law named after one of the children murdered in the Sandy Hook Elementary School will help teachers provide social and emotional support to their students.
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal announced Monday at a press...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 12:52 PM
Peter Langman, an Allentown psychologist, author and creator of schoolshooters.info, an online collection of documents related to school shooters, is an expert on the psychological causes of school shootings and has educated teachers, law enforcement...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 7:06 PM
Glencoe voters appeared strongly opposed Tuesday night to a parent group's proposal for a privately funded security officer at the village's middle school, unofficial vote totals showed. With all eight precincts reporting, more than 81 percent of voters...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 12:03 PM
Kimberly Rentner lies on the floor of a hallway near the principal's office at West Leyden. Four police officers in bulletproof vests cautiously walk up, guns drawn and looking around each corner.
"Please, take me with you, I'm injured," Rentner says,...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Mental health experts say that it was aggression — not just depression — that would have driven 27-year-old Andreas Lubitz to deliberately crash a Germanwings airliner into a mountainside, the copilot breathing evenly as passengers screamed...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 7:37 PM
RICHMOND, Va. — A federal appeals court will hear arguments on key provisions of Maryland's sweeping gun-control law.
The hearing is set for Wednesday before a three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond.