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Pictures of the victims of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown are seen on artificial flowers at a roadside memorial - Dec. 20, 2012 (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Parents Of Newtown Victims Among Those On Panel To Decide On Possible Memorial

Twelve people were sworn in Monday evening as members of the commission that will evaluate whether, how and where a permanent memorial should be built. The town has received many proposals, but the process is expected to take years.

10/08/2013

Kurt Myers is suspected of killing four people on March 13, 2013, according to New York State Police. (credit: New York State Police)

Cops Kill Suspect In Deadly Upstate N.Y. Shooting Rampage

They say 64-year-old Kurt Myers was killed Thursday by police who had surrounded a block of small businesses in the village of Herkimer since Wednesday afternoon.

03/14/2013

Kurt Myers is suspected of killing four people on March 13, 2013, according to New York State Police. (credit: New York State Police)

Police Identify Suspect In Killing Of 4 In Upstate N.Y.

Joseph Malone, the police chief for Herkimer and Mohawk, says authorities are looking for 64-year-old Kurt Myers, of Mohawk.

03/13/2013

UConn ribbon in honor of Sandy Hook Elementary School victims (Credit: http://www.uconnhuskies.com)

UConn Men’s, Women’s Basketball Teams To Honor Newtown Victims This Week

The University of Connecticut men’s and women’s basketball teams will honor the victims of the Newtown, Conn., shooting massacre this week.

12/17/2012

Rex Ryan's headset (Credit: New York Jets/Twitter)

Rex Ryan To Wear ‘S.H.E.S’ On Headset To Honor Victims Of Sandy Hook Elementary

Head coach Rex Ryan, who obviously doesn’t wear a helmet, plans to honor the victims in his own way by wearing a headset with the letters “S.H.E.S.” while he coaches.

12/17/2012

Police Stand Outside Of A Sikh Temple

NYPD Increases Coverage Around Sikh Temples In Wake Of Wisconsin Mass Shooting

The NYPD has said that it is increasing coverage in and around Sikh temples in New York City on Sunday in the wake of an earlier shooting in Wisconsin.

08/05/2012

Alex Sullivan, 27, with his wife, Cassandra Sullivan (Credit: Facebook)

Alex Sullivan, Dead In Theater Shooting, Was Celebrating Birthday And Upcoming Anniversary

For Alex Sullivan, who has relatives in Rochester, NY, it was to be a weekend of fun: He planned to ring in his 27th birthday with friends at a special midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” and then celebrate his first wedding anniversary on Sunday.

07/21/2012

AMC Loews Lincoln Square - New York, NY - Jul 20, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Despite Theater Massacre, Tri-State Moviegoers Come Out In Droves To See Batman Film

Moviegoers in New York City were deeply saddened but unfazed by the news of the mass shooting at a Colorado theater, as they turned out by the thousands to see the premiere of the latest Batman film.

07/21/2012

Jury Selection Begins In Buffalo Mass Shooting

Four people were killed and four others wounded in the August shooting outside the City Grill. Riccardo McCray was the only suspect.

03/15/2011

Generic Handgun File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Jury Selection To Begin In Buffalo Mass Shooting

Riccardo McCray was charged with first- and second-degree murder in the shooting that killed four people and wounded four others leaving the City Grill restaurant in the early morning hours of Aug. 14.

03/14/2011