Dispute Over Newtown 911 Tapes Tests New State LawA dispute over the 911 recordings from the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School is shaping up as a test of a new Connecticut law _ adopted in response to the massacre _ that prevents public release of certain records in homicide cases.
School Safety Panel Urged to Require Classroom LocksA board reviewing school security standards following the Newtown massacre was urged Thursday evening to keep it simple and focus on requiring classroom door locks and communication devices.
Bristol Gun Maker Moving To South CarolinaLess than a week after Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy signed gun restrictions into law in April, gun manufacturer PTR Industries said it intended to leave the state to avoid the damage it expected to be inflicted on its business.
Obama Meets With Sandy Hook Relatives President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden met Thursday with relatives of the victims of the Connecticut school shooting, who were visiting Washington on the eve of the six-month anniversary of the tragedy to push anew for gun control.
Guns In Your Home: A Statistical Accident Waiting To HappenOver 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor's own home.
Newtown Dispatchers Honored
Some Newtown Donations Being SpentThe first of the money donated through the United Way after the Newtown school shooting is being spent.