Patricia Llodra

Children return to school on December 18, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Newtown Residents Reject $72M School Budget That Included Extra Police, Guards

Voters on Tuesday turned down the $72 million school budget by 482 votes and rejected the $39 million town government budget by 62 votes.

04/24/2013

President Barack Obama waves before delivering his annual State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol on Feb. 12, 2013, in Washington. (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama On State Of The Union: Economic Revival Is ‘Unfinished Task’

President Barack Obama said the national union is strong State of the Union Address Tuesday night, but he still has a raft of sticky-wicket problems to deal with at home and abroad.

02/12/2013

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

First Responders Speak Out About Newtown Massacre

They spoke reluctantly, not wanting a comparison between their ordeal and that of the victims and their families. In the words of one detective, “27 years on the job, words can’t describe how horrible it was.”

01/29/2013