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Presidential Citizens Medal (Chris Kleponis/AFP/Getty Images)

Slain Newtown Educators To Be Honored With Medals

Presidential medals will be awarded posthumously to the six people who died protecting children at Sandy Hook Elementary School, officials said Tuesday.

02/05/2013

People watch as a funeral procession passes by on Dec. 20, 2012 in Newtown, Conn. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Cardinal Dolan: Newtown Teacher Sacrificed Her Life ‘Like Jesus’

Comparing a slain teacher to Jesus, Cardinal Timothy Dolan told mourners Thursday that Anne Marie Murphy’s death in the Connecticut elementary school shootings helped unify a nation moved by what she had done.

12/20/2012