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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...

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

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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Parents Killed, Kids Among 7 Hurt in Robbins Crash

Parents Killed, Kids Among 7 Hurt in Robbins Crash

A mother and father were killed and their children were among seven people injured after two vehicles crashed into their van while street racing in a southern Chicago suburb, police said Friday.

2 Dead, 5 Injured in Hazmat Situation in Suburban Home

2 Dead, 5 Injured in Hazmat Situation in Suburban Home

Two people are dead, one person is critically injured and four first responders have been hospitalized in a mysterious hazardous materials situation in unincorporated Des Plaines.

Schumer, Lawrence Dance on Billy Joel's Piano at Wrigley Field

Schumer, Lawrence Dance on Billy Joel's Piano at Wrigley Field

Concertgoers at Billy Joel’s highly-anticipated Wrigley Field performance Thursday night got an extra treat when famed comedian Amy Schumer and actress Jennifer Lawrence jumped onstage.

Officials Warn of Traffic Ahead of Jane Byrne Interchange Work

Officials Warn of Traffic Ahead of Jane Byrne Interchange Work

Transportation officials are warning drivers in the Chicago area to prepare for another weekend of closures and heavy traffic in connection with another round of work on the Jane Byrne Interchange.

Kids, Women Among 71 Bodies Found in Truck: Officials

Kids, Women Among 71 Bodies Found in Truck: Officials

The number of migrants found dead in a truck abandoned on the side of a highway in Austria has reached 71, Austrian officials said Friday, NBC News reported. The victims were 59 men, eight women and four...

Two of Three People Killed in Ingleside Crash ID'd

Two of Three People Killed in Ingleside Crash ID'd

Three people were killed in a fiery crash in north suburban Lake County early Wednesday morning.