Town Heals and Remembers

Wednesday, Dec 26, 2012 at 10:56 AM EST

Final Funerals for Newtown Victims Held Saturday

Final Funerals for Newtown Victims Held Saturday

The last of the funerals for the 26 victims of the school shooting in Newtown, Conn. were held Saturday, ending a week-long procession of funerals as the final three young victims were laid to rest.

Saturday, Dec 22, 2012 at 03:06 PM EST

Sandy Hook Students to Return to Class Jan. 3rd

Sandy Hook Students to Return to Class Jan. 3rd

Consolidating the first-grade classes at Sandy Hook Elementary School, where 20 young students were shot dead last week, is part of the complicated and sensitive process of preparing for the surviving students'...

Saturday, Dec 22, 2012 at 12:27 AM EST

Michelle Obama to Newtown: "Holding You in Our Hearts"

Michelle Obama to Newtown: "Holding You in Our Hearts"

A week after a shooting rampage in a Newtown elementary school left 27 people dead -- including 20 first graders and six teachers -- First Lady Michelle Obama penned an open letter to the residents of Newtown...

Friday, Dec 21, 2012 at 07:53 AM EST

South Floridians Holding Moment of Silence for Newtown Victims

South Floridians Holding Moment of Silence for Newtown Victims

Schools, universities and churches to ring bells to honor victims of Connecticut school shooting.

Wednesday, Jan 9, 2013 at 03:07 PM EST

NRA Calls for Armed Police Officer in Every School

NRA Calls for Armed Police Officer in Every School

The nation's largest gun-rights lobby is calling for armed police officers to be posted in every American school to stop the next killer "waiting in the wings." The National Rifle Association broke its...

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 10:51 PM EST

Some Floridians Concerned About Possible Gun Law Changes

Some Floridians Concerned About Possible Gun Law Changes

Across Florida, a race is on to beat what gun advocates believe could be new legislation from Washington.

Friday, Dec 21, 2012 at 05:28 PM EST

Man "Intentionally Terrorized” Kids with Screams: Judge

Man "Intentionally Terrorized” Kids with Screams: Judge

Broward Circuit Judge John Hurley said he viewed Burch’s actions Wednesday near Bayview Elementary School against the backdrop of the Newtown, Connecticut school shooting last week.

Wednesday, Jan 9, 2013 at 03:07 PM EST

26 Bells, Moment of Silence Honor Newtown Victims

26 Bells, Moment of Silence Honor Newtown Victims

Church bells across the country rang 26 times Friday morning—one for each of the victims killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School —to mark the one-week anniversary of the Connecticut shootings.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 06:18 PM EST

Nancy Lanza's Family Holds Funeral

Nancy Lanza's Family Holds Funeral

A private funeral was held Thursday for the mother of the gunman who killed 20 first-graders and six adults at a Newtown, Conn. elementary school, a New Hampshire police source told NBC News.

Friday, Dec 21, 2012 at 01:29 AM EST

House Would Consider Gun Control Proposals, Boehner Says

House Would Consider Gun Control Proposals, Boehner Says

House Speaker John Boehner said he would consider the recommendations Vice President Joe Biden and a group of Cabinet members are working to formulate in response to the shooting in Newtown, Conn. last week.

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"Slap in the Face": Families Balk at Cuba Swap

"Slap in the Face": Families Balk at Cuba Swap

The South Florida families of pilots fatally shot down by Cuba in 1996 are speaking out against the Wednesday release of three members of the so-called “Cuban Five” in a prisoner swap — among them one who...

Exiles in Miami React to Cuba Developments

Exiles in Miami React to Cuba Developments

Reactions from the Cuban exile community in Miami were mixed after President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that the U.S. and Cuba were moving to normalize relations.

Obama: U.S. Ending Outdated Approach to Cuba

Obama: U.S. Ending Outdated Approach to Cuba

American officials say the U.S. and Cuba will start talks to normalize full diplomatic relations as part of the most significant shift in U.S. policy toward the communist island in decades.

Influential Republicans Slam Opening to Cuba

Influential Republicans Slam Opening to Cuba

Reaction to changes in U.S.-Cuba relations fell mostly along party lines, with possible GOP presidential candidates criticizing the move.

Gross Released From Cuban Prison After 5 Years

Gross Released From Cuban Prison After 5 Years

An American contractor who spent five years imprisoned in Cuba after he was accused of spying for the United States was released Wednesday.

Two Elderly Pedestrians Killed by Car in Deerfield Beach: BSO

Two Elderly Pedestrians Killed by Car in Deerfield Beach: BSO

Two elderly pedestrians have been killed after a car struck them in Deerfield Beach Wednesday evening, according to Broward Sheriff's Office.