sandy hook elementary school

On December 14, 2012, 20-year-old Adam Lanza walked into Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut and opened fire on children and staff.

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Public school teachers will be packing heat this Fall in 28 states to protect their students all the way from kindergarten through high school. Adults who legally own guns will be allowed to carry them in public schools this coming academic year. Teachers or staff who choose to carry a firearm in their classrooms are […]

The father of Sandy Hook shooter Adam Lanza is speaking out for the first time about his son and the day that changed his life forever. In an interview with The New Yorker, Peter Lanza claims that if he were present during that fateful day of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting, he would be dead […]

It’s a step in the right direction. The Justice Department is set to expand its definition of racial profiling to include religion, national origin, gender and sexual orientation — prohibiting federal agents from considering those identifiers in investigations. Read about it here…[NYT] Former judge, asshole and current Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert of Texas hurled an […]

Something ain’t right… A charity which formed shortly after the shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School has no idea where 70,000 of it’s dollars are. The money was raised through marathon running and no is M.I.A simultaneously as one of the charity’s founder has pretty much fallen of the face of the Earth. MSN […]

Evil did not win that day. That’s the message the mother of 6-year-old Emilie Parker conveys in a powerful tribute video to her daughter and those who supported their family after the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre last year. Emilie was among the 20 students who lost their lives in the tragic shooting on Dec. […]

In the year since the Sandy Hook massacre, where 20 children and seven adults were killed, support for tougher gun control laws is fading, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. According to the latest poll, 49 percent of Americans now want generally stricter gun laws, while 22 percent say they should be less strict and […]

As the Sandy Hook massacre one-year anniversary approaches, parents of the victims are starting to speak out about the moment they lost their children. Neil Heslin, who lost his son Jesse in the shooting, spoke to CNN’s Piers Morgan Live about seeing Adam Lanza’s father for the first time, and he unveiled a deep sense of strength and […]

As the one year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting approaches, Newton officials have released the 911 calls from that fateful day. The calls come just a week after officials released a report regarding shooter Adam Lanza and eerie details of his mental health and a timeline of the massacre, in which he killed […]

The wounds of the Sandy Hook massacre may have been reopened with this week’s release of a report detailing what happened that fateful day, but Newton High School made sure that spirits were still high at last night’s football game dedicated to the victims. Newton High School’s Nighthawks ended their season undefeated last night with a 42-7 win against […]

It’s been nearly a year since Adam Lanza entered Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., and fatally shot 20 kids and 6 staffers before shooting himself to death. Now, a report detailing what steps Lanza took during the killing spree and other gruesome findings surrounding his motive has been released. The report was issued […]