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To honor the fallen: 26 acts of kindness proposed

NEW YORK (AP) — A new movement has taken off to honor the 26 people killed at a school in Newtown, Conn. The campaign sparked from a question Ann Curry asked herself after Friday’s massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School: “What can I do?”


President Barack Obama speaking during interfaith vigil for the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, Newtown, Connecticut. (AP Photo)

Obama pressing for policy changes after shooting

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is asking a team led by Vice President Joe Biden to offer “concrete proposals” to curb gun violence no later than January, in the aftermath of the horrific massacre at a Connecticut elementary school.



Snowflakes for Sandy Hook

The Connecticut PTSA is spearheading some fundraising efforts to benefit the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy, including “Snowflakes for Sandy Hook.” Here’s how to participate.


Newtown, Connecticut Town Seal

Exclusive: Update on Newtown Massacre Investigation

Listen to a replay of a KFWB exclusive conversation with the spokesman for the Connecticut State Police Department. Lt. J. Paul Vance updated Penny Griego and Phil Hulett on the investigation into the shooting rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School


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Deciding fate of massacre site can help healing

(AP) Whatever route is chosen, it will give families a measure of control over a situation in which they have had very little, said Dr. Louis Kraus, chief of child and adolescent psychiatry at Rush University Medical Center. Here’s what others have done.


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Text of eulogy for 6-year-old Newtown victim

Here is a copy of a message read at the funeral of 6-year-old Noah Pozner by his uncle Alexis Haller, of Woodinville, Wash..


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How You Can Help Conn. Shooting Relief Effort

As KFWB continues to follow the unfolding details of what happened at Sandy Hook and how that community mourns and attempts to recover – there are several ways for you to help now. Here are some of the local non-profits involved.


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Schools around US mull security after massacre

MIAMI (AP) — Schools around the country are reviewing security plans and in some cases adding extra law enforcement patrols to prepare for the first day of classes since a shooting massacre at an elementary school in Connecticut.


BUSHMASTER XM15 E2S rifle (top), SIG SAUER and GLOCK 31 handguns (l-r) (AP Photo)

ATF: Gunman, mother visited shooting range

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Investigators say school shooter Adam Lanza visited an area shooting range but have not concluded whether he actually practiced shooting there.


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Names and ages of those killed in Conn. rampage

(AP) – Here is a list of the names and ages of the 26 people gunned down at a Connecticut elementary school Friday in the second-deadliest school shooting in U.S. history.





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