Dems Stage Election-Year Sit-In On Guns, GOP UnmovedA drained and dwindling group of Democrats, some draped in blankets and toting pillows, carried their remarkable House floor sit-in past daybreak Thursday.
Gun Maker Asks Judge To Dismiss Lawsuit By Newtown FamiliesA lawyer for Remington Arms has asked a Connecticut judge to dismiss a lawsuit against the gun maker filed by the families of some of the children and adults killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting massacre in 2012.
When Mass Shooters Die, Some Feel Better Off With No TrialThrough his death in a gun battle with police, the Orlando nightclub gunman deprived his victims' families of the chance for a trial that could have helped to channel grief, offer a sense of justice or provide answers for the bloodshed.
Sen Murphy Leads 15-Hour Filibuster On Gun ControlSenator Chris Murphy, who mourned the loss of 20 children in his home state of Connecticut four years ago, waged a nearly 15-hour filibuster into the early hours of Thursday morning, demanding votes on gun control measures.
Newtown Parents Offer To Settle Lawsuit For $5.5M ApieceThe parents of two children killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting massacre are offering to settle their wrongful death lawsuit against Newtown, Connecticut, and its school system for $5.5 million apiece.
Yearbook Remembers Those LostFirst graders who survived Newtown shooting are finishing elementary school
Newtown Documentary Gets First Public Connecticut ScreeningMark Barden and David Wheeler share intimate details of their families' struggles following the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in "Newtown," a documentary that gets its first public showing in Connecticut this weekend.
Fire Destroys Newtown MansionFire officials say a large blaze that gutted a vacant mansion in Newtown built more than a century ago appears to have been intentionally set.
Guilty Plea In Newtown Charity ScamA Tennessee man has pleaded guilty to stealing money from the charity he created to benefit the people of Newtown following the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.
Parents of Newtown Victim Honored For Brain-Health AdvocacyTwo scientists whose daughter was killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School are being honored by the Yale School of Medicine for their advocacy for brain health.
Ruling Could Allow Sandy Hook Families To See Gunmakers' RecordsThe ruling could allow lawyers for the Sandy Hook victims' families to start combing through records of gunmaker Remington, as well as related entities Bushmaster and Freedom Group.
Newtown Police Investigate 'Untimely Death' Of Westport CopNewtown police have labeled the death of a Westport police officer found in his Elizabeth Street home Wednesday morning as "untimely."