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Some Sandy Hook Families Head For Capitol Hill To Keep Up Pressure For Tougher Gun Laws

Six months after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, some of the victims’ families are heading to Capitol Hill to remind lawmakers they are painfully waiting for action, while some of the president’s allies are asking him to do more without any new prospects of legislation to toughen gun laws.

06/10/2013

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Heat, Not Fatigue, Blamed For Cracked Fighter Jet Engine Blade

Heat was the cause of a cracked blade in an engine on an F-35 fighter jet that prompted the entire fleet to be briefly grounded last month, manufacturer Pratt & Whitney said Wednesday.

03/06/2013

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Wheeler Aiming Higher Than Triple-A Start to Season

The 22-year-old right-hander Zack Wheeler says he wants to make it difficult for the Mets to send him to Triple-A to start the season by trying his hardest in spring training.

02/16/2013

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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