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Police to Release Names of Victims

Connecticut authorities were preparing to release the names of the 20 children and six adults killed when a gunman unleashed the second deadliest school shooting in U.S. history at Sandy Hook...

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Nearby Towns Placed Schools in Lockdown

The shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School forced schools in other surrounding towns to lock down Friday. Schools in Bethel were in lockdown for part of the day, according to officials there.  Region...

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School to Resume at Temporary Locations

When students from Sandy Hook Elementary School return to school, they will be at temporary locations, but with their same teacher, NBC Connecticut’s Jo Ling Kent has learned. Twenty children, six...

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Responding Officer: "I Got Bodies Here"

Recordings of police scanner activity in the minutes after 20-year-old shooter Adam Lanza's rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School show how police handled the gruesome scene, where 20 children and six...

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Shooter’s Mother Was Not on Staff at Sandy Hook: Supt.

It does not appear that Nancy Lanza, mother of the apparent shooter at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, was a staff member at the school, despite earlier reports. Newtown Supt. Janet Robinson told NBC...

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How to Help Victims of Newtown School Shooting

People across the world are in disbelief after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown on Friday and many are wondering what they can do to help. The United Way has set up the...

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Amid Tragedy, Stories of Heroism Emerge

With bursts of gunfire ringing out in the hallway, Kaitlin Roig, a teacher at Sandy Hook Elementary School, huddled in a cramped bathroom with her 15 first-grade students, trying to assure them that...

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Sandy Hook Principal Remembered for Dedication

Sandy Hook Elementary principal Dawn Lafferty Hochsprung is being remembered as an energetic and dedicated educator. Upon hearing gunfire at the school during Friday morning’s shooting, Hochsprung, 47,...

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Investigators Find "Very Good Evidence" at Conn. Shooting Crime Scenes

State Police Lt. J. Paul Vance told reporters Saturday that investigators have uncovered "very good evidence" at the two crime scenes "as to how, and more importantly why, this occurred."Photo Credit:...

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Mystery Shooter: Little Known About Adam Lanza

A day after a deadly shooting rampage devastated the small town of Newtown, Conn., leaving 20 children and eight adults dead, a profile emerged of the shooter: A bright but awkward loner with few...

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"These Were Little Kids": Newtown School Superintendent

An emotional Newtown School Superintendent Janet Robinson talked with NBC Connecticut about the impact the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary has had on her community.Photo Credit: NBC Connecticut

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Rousseau: Loved Teaching

Lauren Rousseau had only been a full-time substitute teacher at Sandy Hook Elementary School for about three months when a gunman went through the school, killing 20 elementary school students and six...

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Names of Newtown School Shooting Victims Released

The names of the 26 victims gunned down at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. Friday were released Saturday afternoon. Most of the 20 children killed in the second-deadliest school shooting...

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Anne Marie Murphy: Died Shielding Students

Anne Marie Murphy, 52, was shielding students inside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown on Friday when she was killed. Her father, High McGowan, of Katonah, New York, told Newsday that first...

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Governor: What’s Important Now Is Love, Courage, Compassion

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy spoke to the people of Connecticut on Saturday night about the tragic shooting in Newtown on Saturday. Following are the remarks, as they were prepared. Yesterday an unspeakable...

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Gunman's Aunt "Baffled," Says He Was Raised by Good Parents

The aunt of the gunman who unleashed the Connecticut school shooting said she can't understand why her nephew would kill his mother along with 20 children and seven adults in the small town of Newtown,...

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Victoria Soto: Selfless

Most who knew Victoria Soto describe her as selfless. She died protecting her students from the gunman who went on a rampage inside Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday. It's just the bravest thing...

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"We Are In a State of Disbelief": Shooter's Father

Peter Lanza, the father of Newtown shooter Adam Lanza, released a statement Saturday night about the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School. "Our hearts go out to the families and friends who lost...

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Newtown Teacher: I Hid Kids in Coat Closet

Connie Sullivan, a teacher at Newtown Elementary School, barricaded her students in a closet to protect them from the shooter.

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Dad of Victim, 6: She Made World a Better Place

Robbie Parker, whose 6-year-old daughter Emilie was among those killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, remembers his child as a loving, creative person who used her talents to touch the...

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