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Former Connecticut Chef In Hot Water In Virginia

Connecticut native Tod Schneider, a celebrated chef, faces trial this summer on charges of felony embezzlement for allegedly pilfering food from the Virginia governor’s official residence.

05/12/2013

Lynn and Chris McDonnell, Joe Biden, Michael Bloomberg (Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Newtown Families Join Biden, Bloomberg In Call For Assault Weapons Ban

Relatives of shooting victims from Newtown, Conn., stood with Vice President Joe Biden as he spoke at New York’s City Hall in favor of an assault weapons ban.

03/21/2013

Chris McDonnell, Lynn McDonnell ( Chip Comodevilla/Getty Images)

Sandy Hook Mother Calls For Change In Laws

The mother of a 7-year-old girl killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre is urging lawmakers to pass meaningful laws to help prevent another tragedy.

02/21/2013

Sandy Hook Elementary School (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Profiles Of The Victims

The gunfire Friday at Sandy Hook Elementary School left a toll both unbearable and incalculable: 20 students and six adults at the school, the gunman’s mother at home, and the gunman himself. The Associated Press has compiled a glimpse of some of those who died.

12/16/2012