New York Pakistani Communities Mourn Deaths In Taliban Attack On SchoolA group of Pakistanis on Long Island gathered to condemn the violence and to plead for help for innocent Pakistanis
GOP Lawmakers In Connecticut Want Gun Law Deadline ExtendedUnder the legislation that was passed in response to the Sandy Hook school massacre, state residents have until the end of Dec. 31, 2013 to register assault weapons as well as ammunition magazines that can hold more than 10 rounds of ammunition.
Panel To Discuss Safety Changes In Connecticut After Newtown MassacreA panel was set to meet for the first time this week, after being ordered by Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to recommend possible changes to state laws and policies in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School Massacre.
Benjamin Wheeler Excelled On Soccer Field, At Piano RecitalThe family of Newtown, Conn., elementary school massacre victim Benjamin Wheeler loved soccer and swimming, played piano, and hoped to be an architect or a paleontologist.
All Children Killed In Newtown School Massacre Were 6 Or 7 Years OldAdam Lanza, 20, took the lives of 20 children and eight adults -- including his mother and himself – leaving wounds for the town that may never heal.
Slain Principal At Newtown, Conn. School Remembered For Work On SafetyThe principal gunned down at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., was being remembered Saturday for the safety policies she helped develop before the horrific shooting rampage.
Newtown School Massacre Pushes Gun Control Debate Back Into Limelight"We're going to have to come together and take meaningful action to prevent more tragedies like this, regardless of the politics," said President Barack Obama.
Massacre Suspect James Holmes In Solitary Confinement; Reportedly Spit At Guards, InmatesHe thinks that he's acting in a movie. That's how one Colorado jail employee described massacre suspect James Holmes, who is currently in solitary confinement.
Aurora Police: Detonation Is Successful At Accused Shooter James Holmes' Apartment At roughly 12:45 p.m., a loud blast was heard in the area, and the Aurora Police Department said that the detonation was successful at Holmes' apartment.
Long Island H.S. Students Get Lesson On GunsThe seniors at Mineola High School were not even born in 1993 when Rep. Carolyn McCarthy's husband was murdered on a Long Island Rail Road train.
HealthWatch: Rep. Giffords And Brain InjuryGiffords is heading into the most critical time in her recovery, when her brain will usually reach its maximum swelling after the gunshot wound.
Family Remembers Little Girl Killed In Ariz. Massacre
2 Tucson Shooting Victims Have Strong Local TiesPhyllis Schneck, 79, grew up in Rutherford, met her husband at Rutherford High School, and still spent summers in New Jersey to see family.
Hundreds Mourn Conn. Massacre VictimsHundreds gathered for a mass in South Windsor, Conn., Wednesday night to remember the eight people killed in the massacre at a beer distribution plant earlier this week.