Town Heals and Remembers

Wednesday, Apr 3, 2013 at 08:28 AM CDT

Newtown Gunman's School Records, New Photo Released

Newtown Gunman's School Records, New Photo Released

New details trickled out Tuesday on the background of Sandy Hook Elementary School gunman Adam Lanza. With residents of Newtown, Conn., still reeling from the Dec. 14 shooting massacre, the documents released...

Thursday, Mar 28, 2013 at 08:32 PM CDT

Sandy Hook Shooter Researched NIU Massacre

Sandy Hook Shooter Researched NIU Massacre

Search warrants revealed newspaper clipping was seized from the home along with a massive collection of guns and ammunition, and three images of what appeared to be a deceased human covered with plastic and...

Monday, Jul 8, 2013 at 02:55 PM CDT

Newtown Shooter's Home Was Loaded with Weapons, Ammo

Newtown Shooter's Home Was Loaded with Weapons, Ammo

Newtown killer Adam Lanza and his mother kept their home stocked with a massive cache of guns, knives, swords, ammunition and firearm accessories — a startling array of weapons described in newly released...

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2013 at 07:10 AM CDT

Newtown Residents Complain About NRA Robocalls

Newtown Residents Complain About NRA Robocalls

Several Newtown residents said they recently received unsolicited robocalls from the National Rifle Association urging them to push back against proposals for stricter gun laws. Newtown resident Tom Maurath said...

Saturday, Feb 2, 2013 at 06:20 AM CST

Son's Last Message Inspires Newtown Mother

Son's Last Message Inspires Newtown Mother

"Nurturing. Healing. Love." Scarlett Lewis noticed the chalk written message on her kitchen chalkboard when returning home for the first time – days after her son Jesse was taken from her on December 14th....

Friday, Feb 1, 2013 at 11:30 AM CST

Newtown Calls for Armed School Officers

Newtown Calls for Armed School Officers

The Newtown Board of Education wants more armed police officers in the Connecticut town's four elementary schools after the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary. Last night, they decided to ask the town to approve...

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Emanuel: Rauner's State Budget is "Wrong Approach"

Emanuel: Rauner's State Budget is "Wrong Approach"

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner's proposed budget is the "wrong approach" for Illinois, and he's in communication with top Democratic leaders about it.

Girl, 15, Gets Juvenile Prison in Sibling's Stabbing Death

Girl, 15, Gets Juvenile Prison in Sibling's Stabbing Death

A 15-year-old suburban Chicago girl has been sentenced to juvenile prison for the fatal stabbing of her younger half-sister in January 2014.

More Record-Breaking Cold Possible

More Record-Breaking Cold Possible

The spring thaw is almost here, but before it arrives, temperatures will take one more plunge to potentially record-breaking numbers.

Remains of Two Babies Found in Gary Funeral Home

Remains of Two Babies Found in Gary Funeral Home

The remains of two babies were found in a funeral home in northwest Indiana Wednesday afternoon, and authorities say they may have been there for more than nine years.

Woman Rescued From Chicago River

Woman Rescued From Chicago River

A female was pulled from the Chicago River downtown Wednesday evening.

Today's Forecast: Bitter Is Back!

Today's Forecast: Bitter Is Back!

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