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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. Gov. Dannel P....

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. About two dozen...

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.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 03:04 PM EST

Bells to Ring Across Country To Honor Newtown Victims

Bells to Ring Across Country To Honor Newtown Victims

Bells around the country will ring Friday morning at 9:30 a.m. to mark the one-week anniversary of the Newtown shootings.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 12:14 PM EST

Family of Josephine Gay Releases Statement

Family of Josephine Gay Releases Statement

On Friday, December 14, 2012, our beautiful daughter, Josephine Grace Gay, was killed in an unimaginable tragedy at her elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 07:55 AM EST

Newtown's Police Chief Offers Sympathies to Victims' Families

Newtown's Police Chief Offers Sympathies to Victims' Families

Newtown Police Chief Michael Kehoe released a statement for the first time since Friday's tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Friday, Dec 21, 2012 at 01:35 AM EST

Cardinal Compares Slain Newtown Teacher to Jesus

Cardinal Compares Slain Newtown Teacher to Jesus

Five more children were being laid to rest Thursday, as well as a Sandy Hook Elementary teacher who was compared to Jesus for giving up her life to protect others. Other victims of the Newtown school shootings...

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 08:59 AM EST

Will Newtown Prompt Gun Reform in Washington?

Will Newtown Prompt Gun Reform in Washington?

The never-ending and seldom-evolving debate over gun control has arguably reached its moment of truth: If the massacre of 20 schoolchildren in Newtown, Conn., doesn’t prompt America to clamp down on firearms,...

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012 at 09:21 PM EST

A History of Crime, Mass Shootings and Gun Control

A History of Crime, Mass Shootings and Gun Control

America's struggle over gun violence and the right to bear arms has been raging for decades. Here's a look at key events in the United States' long, tortured relationship with crime and guns:  1791: The...

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 08:30 AM EST

The Future of School Security

The Future of School Security

The tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary will stand as one of those before-and-after days in America. Things will never be the same at schools across Connecticut and beyond, as communities try to keep their children...

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911 Calls Reveal Chaos During Power Outage at Nursing Home
911 Calls Reveal Chaos During Power Outage at Nursing Home

A total of nine calls for help were made September 13 from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills as elderly and sick patients overheated inside the powerless facility. The City of Hollywood released...

Miami Beach Facebook 'Vigilante' Group Cracks Down on Crimes
Miami Beach Facebook 'Vigilante' Group Cracks Down on Crimes

Neighbors in Miami Beach who are fed up of criminals are taking matters into their own hands. The Facebook group they set up is just one way they are improving security. NBC 6's Jamie Guirola reports.

'Take Me to Jail': Man Arrested For Alleged Stabbing Death
'Take Me to Jail': Man Arrested For Alleged Stabbing Death

According to the arrest report, Landy Gutierrez approached an off-duty officer near Marlins Park and asked to be taken home before later asking to be taken to jail.

As Crews Gain Ground, Some Fire Victims Return Home
As Crews Gain Ground, Some Fire Victims Return Home

With the winds dying down, fire crews gained ground as they battled the deadly wildfires that have devastated California wine country and other parts of the state over the past week, and thousands of people got...

Digital Oversharing: How You May Put Your Child At Risk
Digital Oversharing: How You May Put Your Child At Risk

We all share our special moments on social media. But, when you share pictures of your child online, you could be putting their digital identities at risk. NBC 6’s Alina Machado explains how you can...

Scott Declares Emergency Over UF White Nationalist Speech
Scott Declares Emergency Over UF White Nationalist Speech

Ahead of a speech by a white nationalist leader at the University of Florida, Gov. Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency to direct resources to ensure Gainesville's safety.