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Singer Tim McGraw performs onstage during A VERY GRAMMY CHRISTMAS at The Shrine Auditorium on November 18, 2014 in Los Angeles. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Country Music Star Tim McGraw Slammed By Gun Rights Groups Over Sandy Hook Concert

Tim McGraw is defending his decision to headline a Connecticut concert to benefit a Sandy Hook group, responding to critics who call it a gun control fundraiser.

04/17/2015

Photos of Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre victims sits at a small memorial near the school. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Cyclists Ending 4-Day Journey From Sandy Hook Elementary School To Washington

The group — dubbed Team 26 — said the trip is to honor the victims and promote legislation aimed at curbing gun violence.

03/31/2015

Newtown bike ride, Team 26 (Credit: @McmahonMorgan)

Newtown Gun Control Advocates’ Annual Ride Makes Pit Stop In New Jersey

The third annual ride will end at the steps of the Capitol in Washington.

03/29/2015

Newtown bike ride, Team 26 (Credit: @McmahonMorgan)

Newtown Advocates Begin Annual Bike Ride To Washington D.C.

Advocates of tougher measures on gun control are kicking off a third annual bike ride from Newtown to Washington.

03/28/2015

Adam Lanza, Nancy Lanza (credit: Handout)

Connecticut Home Of Sandy Hook School Shooter Adam Lanza Demolished

The 2-acre lot where the 3,100-square-foot house once stood in a leafy, suburban neighborhood will be left as open space under a plan approved by town officials.

03/24/2015

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Reports: Families Of Sandy Hook School Shooting Victims Suing Nancy Lanza’s Estate

Adam Lanza killed his mother at their home before carrying out the school shooting and committing suicide.

03/14/2015

The exterior of gunman Adam Lanza and his mother’s home at 36 Yogananda St. in Newtown, Conn. (Credit: Danbury State’s Attorney’s Office.)

Construction Company Offers To Demolish Newtown Shooter’s Home For Free

A construction company has offered to demolish at no cost the Newtown home of the Sandy Hook school shooter, a town official said Tuesday.

02/18/2015

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Creator Of Charity For Sandy Hook Massacre Survivors Accused Of Pocketing Money

A man who created a charity to benefit those affected by the 2012 shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut has been arrested on allegations that he took most of it for himself, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

02/17/2015

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Who Made Threatening Calls To Newtown Residents Following Massacre Sentenced To Prison

A man who made threatening phone calls to Newtown residents in the days following the 2012 school shooting has been sentenced to a year in prison.

02/12/2015

The exterior of Sandy Hook Elementary School after the massacre on Dec. 14, 2012. (Credit: Danbury State's Attorney)

Newtown Panel Issues Recommendations After Sandy Hook School Shooting

Some of the recommendations, especially those focusing on gun control, were included in an interim report in 2013 that called for ensuring classroom doors can be locked from the inside and limits on ammunition purchases.

02/12/2015

A mourner displays a program for the funeral of slain teacher Victoria Soto on Dec. 19. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Sandy Hook Teacher’s Family Wants To Copyright Name Due To Social Media Abuse

The family of a teacher killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Connecticut has applied to trademark her name — in an attempt to stop others from misusing it on social media.

02/10/2015

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Gun Maker Remington Has Newtown Lawsuit Moved To Federal Court

Gun maker Remington has moved a lawsuit by families of those shot in the Sandy Hook school massacre from state to federal court, where at least one expert says it has less chance of succeeding.

01/22/2015

The exterior of gunman Adam Lanza and his mother’s home at 36 Yogananda St. in Newtown, Conn. (Credit: Danbury State’s Attorney’s Office.)

Former Lanza House In Newtown, Conn. To Be Torn Down

Officials in Newtown, Connecticut have voted to tear down the home where Adam Lanza lived before he carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

01/21/2015

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Newtown School Panel Working On Final Details Of Report

The chairman of a panel created by Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to recommend public safety changes in the wake of the Newtown school shooting says the group hopes to have final recommendations approved by next month.

01/16/2015

A clergy-based group calls for the gun industry to embrace "smart gun" technology on Jan. 15, 2015, in Newtown, Conn. (credit: CBS2)

Clergy Gather Outside Gun Group’s Newtown Headquarters, Call For Safeguards

They descended upon the headquarters of a national gun group based in Connecticut, not far from the scene of the Sandy Hook massacre.

01/15/2015

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