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Tom Andresen (Credit: Handout)

Search Resumes For Missing NJ Fisherman After Boat Found

Tom Andresen’s sunken 40-foot trawler called El Jefe was found Wednesday in the Sandy Hook Channel after state police used sonar to locate it.

08/27/2015

Rescue teams search for a missing boat off Sandy Hook, NJ on Aug. 25, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Sunken Fishing Boat El Jefe Located After Search Off Sandy Hook

New Jersey State Police said they’ve located the 40-foot fishing boat that sank in the Sandy Hook Channel Tuesday.

08/26/2015

The NYPD Special Operations Unit searches for a possible missing boat in Lower New York Bay. (Credit: NYPD Special Ops, via Twitter)

Massive Search After Report Of Boat Sinking Near Sandy Hook, N.J.

Police and the U.S. Coast Guard were searching Tuesday evening for a boat that capsized near Sandy Hook, New Jersey.

08/25/2015

Rescuers search for a swimmer who vanished at Sandy Hook Beach on Wednesday, Aug. 5. (Credit: Carley Mazzeo)

Body Of Missing Swimmer Recovered At Sandy Hook

The 25-year-old’s body was found washed up by a fisherman, the Monmouth County Sherrif’s Office posted Friday morning on Twitter.

08/07/2015

Rescuers search for a swimmer who vanished at Sandy Hook Beach on Wednesday, Aug. 5. (Credit: Carley Mazzeo)

Swimmer Vanishes Offshore From Sandy Hook Beach

A swimmer vanished off Sandy Hook Beach on the Jersey Shore Wednesday evening, and rescuers have not been able to locate him.

08/05/2015

Gigi Kearns (CBS2)

After School Supervisor Fired For Explaining Sandy Hook Shooting To Kids During Lockdown Drill

A beloved supervisor of a Long Island after school program is out of a job after explaining the Sandy Hook school shooting to children during a lockdown drill.

06/15/2015

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

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

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

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

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

Sandy Hook Commission To Soon Release Suggestions For Change Following Tragedy

The commission is working to close loopholes and build safer schools and communities going forward.

12/12/2014

Advocates rally against gun violence on Thursday, Dec. 11. (Credit: CBS2)

Lawmakers, Advocates Call For Stronger Push Against Gun Violence

Just days before the second anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, New Yorkers joined people in all 50 states for a national day against gun violence.

12/11/2014

The new Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut. (Credit: CBS 2)

Sandy Hook Teachers Worry About Loss Of Mental Health Services

Teachers at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, have told top union leaders in the state and nationally that they are worried what will happen once funding for mental health services runs out by the next school year.

12/02/2014

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