Town Heals and Remembers

Friday, Dec 21, 2012 at 12:29 AM CST

House Would Consider Gun Control Proposals, Boehner Says

House Would Consider Gun Control Proposals, Boehner Says

House Speaker John Boehner said he would consider the recommendations Vice President Joe Biden and a group of Cabinet members are working to formulate in response to the shooting in Newtown, Conn. last week.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 02:04 PM CST

Bells to Ring Across Country To Honor Newtown Victims

Bells to Ring Across Country To Honor Newtown Victims

Bells around the country will ring Friday morning at 9:30 a.m. to mark the one-week anniversary of the Newtown shootings.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 11:14 AM CST

Family of Josephine Gay Releases Statement

Family of Josephine Gay Releases Statement

On Friday, December 14, 2012, our beautiful daughter, Josephine Grace Gay, was killed in an unimaginable tragedy at her elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 10:05 AM CST

Texas Town Allows Teachers to Carry Concealed Guns

Texas Town Allows Teachers to Carry Concealed Guns

In a tiny Texas town near the Oklahoma border, children and their parents don't give much thought to safety at the community's lone school.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 10:05 AM CST

Texans to Join Moment of Silence Friday

Texans to Join Moment of Silence Friday

Gov. Rick Perry has asked Texans to join him in a moment of silence Friday in memory of the 26 victims of the Connecticut school shootings.

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 06:55 AM CST

Newtown's Police Chief Offers Sympathies to Victims' Families

Newtown's Police Chief Offers Sympathies to Victims' Families

Newtown Police Chief Michael Kehoe released a statement for the first time since Friday's tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Friday, Dec 21, 2012 at 12:35 AM CST

Cardinal Compares Slain Newtown Teacher to Jesus

Cardinal Compares Slain Newtown Teacher to Jesus

Five more children were being laid to rest Thursday, as well as a Sandy Hook Elementary teacher who was compared to Jesus for giving up her life to protect others. Other victims of the Newtown school...

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 07:59 AM CST

Will Newtown Prompt Gun Reform in Washington?

Will Newtown Prompt Gun Reform in Washington?

The never-ending and seldom-evolving debate over gun control has arguably reached its moment of truth: If the massacre of 20 schoolchildren in Newtown, Conn., doesn’t prompt America to clamp down on...

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012 at 08:21 PM CST

A History of Crime, Mass Shootings and Gun Control

A History of Crime, Mass Shootings and Gun Control

America's struggle over gun violence and the right to bear arms has been raging for decades. Here's a look at key events in the United States' long, tortured relationship with crime and guns:  1791:...

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 07:30 AM CST

The Future of School Security

The Future of School Security

The tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary will stand as one of those before-and-after days in America. Things will never be the same at schools across Connecticut and beyond, as communities try to keep their children...

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Frisco Man Arrested in Grandmother's Death

Frisco Man Arrested in Grandmother's Death

A Frisco man suspected in the fatal stabbing of his 85-year-old grandmother in her northern Illinois home has been arrested.

Off-Duty Officer Kills Armed Man Following Shooting

Off-Duty Officer Kills Armed Man Following Shooting

Dallas police say an off-duty police officer fatally shot a man after witnessing an incident where another man was found dead.

Dad Acquitted in Slaying of Driver Who Killed Sons

Dad Acquitted in Slaying of Driver Who Killed Sons

A jury has acquitted a southeast Texas man of murder in the fatal shooting of a drunken driver who had just caused an crash that killed the man's two sons.

Father of House Explosion Victims Speaks Out

Father of House Explosion Victims Speaks Out

Martin Rodriguez said he’d just arrived at work Tuesday morning when his brother called and told him to rush home immediately.

Parents Sue Day Care Accused of Duct Taping Child

Parents Sue Day Care Accused of Duct Taping Child

A Parker County day care accused of using duct tape to restrain two young boys in June is now being sued by one of the boys' parents.

Mansfield PD Makes Big Changes, Gets New Chief

Mansfield PD Makes Big Changes, Gets New Chief

The Mansfield Police Department is getting a new chief as the agency makes major changes to the way it operates.