Town Heals and Remembers

Thursday, Jan 24, 2013 at 12:24 PM CST

Conn. Senators Unveil Assault Weapons Ban Legislation

Conn. Senators Unveil Assault Weapons Ban Legislation

Connecticut Democratic Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy and California Sen. Dianne Feinstein will unveil Thursday legislation proposing a retooled federal assault weapons ban. The bill would narrowly...

Tuesday, Jan 15, 2013 at 11:38 PM CST

Plano ISD to Add Armed Guards to Every Campus

Plano ISD to Add Armed Guards to Every Campus

A multimillion-dollar plan to put armed guards at every Plano ISD school has overwhelming support from school board members.

Monday, Jan 7, 2013 at 06:51 PM CST

Grand Prairie Police Increase Patrols at Schools

Grand Prairie Police Increase Patrols at Schools

Grand Prairie police officers check in with schools throughout the city on a daily basis as part of permanent enhanced security procedures.

Monday, Jan 7, 2013 at 04:00 PM CST

Conn. Lawmaker Sorry for Telling Giffords to Stay Away

Conn. Lawmaker Sorry for Telling Giffords to Stay Away

A Connecticut state representative is apologizing for a Facebook post warning Gabby Giffords to stay away, ahead of the former Arizona congresswoman's visit with Sandy Hook Elementary victims' families last week...

Friday, Jan 4, 2013 at 11:28 PM CST

Gabby Giffords Visits Newtown

Gabby Giffords Visits Newtown

Former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords, who survived after being shot at a campaign event in her home state of Arizona two years ago, visited Newtown Friday. Sue Marcinek, an assistant to Newtown's first selectman,...

Friday, Jan 4, 2013 at 07:31 AM CST

Classes Resume for Sandy Hook Students

Classes Resume for Sandy Hook Students

Sandy Hook Elementary students returned to class on Thursday morning for the first time since 20 first-graders and six women were killed in a shooting rampage almost three weeks ago. While investigators kept...

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 at 01:20 PM CST

Sandy Hook Students, Teachers to Return to School

Sandy Hook Students, Teachers to Return to School

An open house was held Wednesday at the new Connecticut school where Sandy Hook Elementary students will start attending classes starting Thursday, as they prepare to head back to the classroom for the first...

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2013 at 10:41 AM CST

Lawyer Withdraws $100M Suit Over Newtown

Lawyer Withdraws $100M Suit Over Newtown

A Connecticut attorney seeking to sue the state for $100 million over the Newtown school shootings on behalf of a 6-year-old survivor has withdrawn the claim -- at least for now. The Stamford Advocate...

Saturday, Dec 29, 2012 at 12:02 AM CST

Frisco ISD Closes Tax Building Over Conn. Shooting

Frisco ISD Closes Tax Building Over Conn. Shooting

The Frisco school district tax building is closed for the winter break -- but not for reasons most parents are used to hearing.

Thursday, Dec 27, 2012 at 04:49 PM CST

Woman Arrested Over Alleged Newtown Shooting Scam

Woman Arrested Over Alleged Newtown Shooting Scam

The FBI has arrested a New York City woman suspected of lying about her connection to a victim of the Newtown school shooting earlier this month to collect donations from charitable citizens looking for a way to...

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Hourslong Standoff in Mansfield Ends in Arrest

Hourslong Standoff in Mansfield Ends in Arrest

A standoff that lasted much of the day Thursday at a Mansfield apartment has ended with the suspect's arrest just after 7 p.m., police say

Guardrail May Have Caused Prison Bus Wreck

Guardrail May Have Caused Prison Bus Wreck

A preliminary report on a West Texas prison bus accident that killed two prison guards and eight inmates says the bus likely hit a piece of displaced highway guardrail before it veered onto the median, went down...

Dallas Police Warn of "Jugging" Crime

Dallas Police Warn of "Jugging" Crime

A new crime wave is taking over parts of Dallas and police are specifically warning people who go to the bank.

Exploding Air Bag May Have Killed Texas Man

Exploding Air Bag May Have Killed Texas Man

There apparently has been another death caused by an exploding automobile air bag made by Takata Corp. of Japan.

Midlothian Steel Plant Has Good Safety Record: TCEQ

Midlothian Steel Plant Has Good Safety Record: TCEQ

Environmental regulators say the Midlothian steel mill that caught fire Thursday morning has a solid safety record.

DFR Assists in Search for Body in Trinity River

DFR Assists in Search for Body in Trinity River

Dallas Fire-Rescue was called to assist in the search for a body in the Trinity River at California Crossing Park Thursday.