6 Educators Killed In Newtown Massacre Awarded Medals Of HonorThe Congressional Medal of Honor Society said it chose the slain educators to receive its Citizen Honors Medal, the highest award it gives to a civilian, after receiving dozens of nominations for their actions during the shooting.
Gun Control Supporters Speak Out, With Senate Deal Reportedly NearSen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) was joined by NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly on Sunday afternoon to call on Congress to pass gun control measures including universal background checks.
Sandy Hook Victim's Widower Dedicates Himself To Mental Health FundraisingThe widower of the school psychologist who was among those killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School has dedicated himself to raising money for agencies that provide mental health services to young people.
Newtown Parents, Community Members Speak At Emotional Public Hearing On Gun ControlThe parents who spoke at a public hearing, along with hundreds of others, all agreed that a lot must change in the wake of the tragedy.