St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic church

Officers salute the coffin of Ofc. Dennis Guerra at his funeral on Apr. 14, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Thousands Say Goodbye To Dennis Guerra, NYPD Officer Killed In Coney Island Fire

Thousands of cops lined the streets at Officer Dennis Guerra’s funeral at the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church in Rockaway Beach, Queens.


A Christmas tree ornament reads "America is Thinking about you!" at a memorial for those killed in the school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Overflow Crowds Fill Newtown Church For Christmas Day Mass Less Than Two Weeks After School Massacre

The pastor of a church in Newtown that was attended by eight of the child victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting has told parishioners that this Christmas Day “is the day we begin everything all over again.”


Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooter Adam Lanza (credit: CBS 2)

Officials: Newtown Shooter Had Enough Ammo To Kill Every Student At The School

Officials said Sunday that with the amount of ammunition Newtown elementary school massacre gunman Adam Lanza was carrying, he could have killed every student at the school.


SWAT team leaves church after threat (credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

All Clear Given After Newtown Church Was Evacuated Due To Threat

Police have since given the all clear, but at least a dozen police officers dressed in camouflage SWAT gear and carrying guns searched the church and adjacent buildings for an hour before announcing it was safe.


Mourners gather inside the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church at a vigil service for victims of the Sandy Hook School shooting. (credit: Andrew Gombert-Pool/Getty Images)

Hundreds Pack Connecticut Churches For Prayer Vigils After Newtown Rampage

With the church filled to capacity, hundreds of people spilled outside, some of them holding hands in circles and saying prayers. Others lit prayer candles and sang “Silent Night.”