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Sandy Hook Victims

Newtown Deliberates How To Remember Sandy Hook Victims

AP | MICHAEL MELIA | Posted 12.08.2014 | Politics

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — A panel has been gathering input from families of the 26 victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School, first responders and oth...

The Beautiful Way Broadway Producers Are Helping Newtown

HuffPost Live | Christian Nilsson | Posted 12.12.2013 | Arts

“How can I help?” The question was on nearly everyone’s mind last December after learning of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in ...

Sandy Hook Victim's Mother Declares 'Evil Did Not Win'

Posted 01.25.2014 | Religion

6-year-old Emilie Parker was one of the twenty young victims struck down in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, on D...

Daughter Of Slain Sandy Hook Principal Opens Up About Her Wedding Day

Posted 01.25.2014 | Weddings

Erica Lafferty carved out time on the morning of her wedding to make one important stop: her mother's grave. Dawn Lafferty Hochsprung, the former p...

Radio Host Makes Heinous Statement About Sandy Hook Families

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 04.18.2013 | Politics

A Minnesota radio host said he would like to tell the families of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims to "go to hell" for infringing on ...

Michael McAuliff

WATCH: Sandy Hook Families Appeal To Senators Blocking Gun Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The children gunned down in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings and the adults slaughtered trying to protect them deserve to have...

Officials Investigating Newtown Charities

AP | Posted 03.29.2013 | Impact

HARTFORD, Conn. -- Connecticut officials are seeking more information about the amount of money collected and the intended purposes of dozens of chari...

Funeral Director: 'When we saw their names... We All Broke Down'

AP | DEBBI MORELLO | Posted 02.03.2013 | Crime

SOUTHBURY, Conn. -- As she recalled the afternoon of Dec. 14, Nicole Paquette, past president of the Connecticut Funeral Directors Association, stoppe...

Sandy Hook Parents Urge Enforcement Of Gun Laws At Legislative Hearing

AP | SUSAN HAIGH | Posted 03.30.2013 | Parents

HARTFORD, Conn. -- Parents of children killed in the Newtown school shooting called for better enforcement of gun laws and tougher penalties for viola...

Sandy Hook Hero Cruelly Harassed By Conspiracy Theorists

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 01.29.2013 | Crime

A good Samaritan who harbored six terrified survivors of the Sandy Hook massacre has been singled out by conspiracy theorists accusing him of being a ...

Services Continue For Victims Of Sandy Hook Tragedy

Posted 12.22.2012 | Crime

Newtown continues to mourn as funerals, visiting hours and wakes continue today for the victims of Friday's tragedy. On Wednesday, funerals are sch...

2 Million People Sign Sympathy Card For Sandy Hook Victims

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 12.20.2012 | Impact

It’s a small gesture of sympathy, but it’s already garnered more than 2 million supporters. David Paine, co-founder of 9/11 Day, posted a digit...

Biden To Lead Push For New Gun Violence Policies

Reuters | Mark Felsenthal | Posted 02.18.2013 | Politics

By Mark Felsenthal WASHINGTON, Dec 19 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will announce on Wednesday that Vice Presiden...

Ellen DeGeneres' Emotional Dedication To Newtown

Posted 12.18.2012 | Celebrity

A teary-eyed Ellen DeGeneres announced this morning that her Dec. 18 show would be dedicated to the residents of Newtown, Conn., who were directly aff...

Chris Kirkham

Equity Firm To Sell All Investments In Firearms

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Kirkham | Posted 12.18.2012 | Business

Cerberus Capital Management, a private equity firm that owns a stake in Bushmaster, the gun manufacturer that produced the rifle used in the massacre ...

Neighbor Offered Refuge To 6 Students During Newtown Massacre

AP | PAT EATON-ROBB | Posted 02.16.2013 | Impact

NEWTOWN, Conn. — Gene Rosen had just finished feeding his cats and was heading from his home near Sandy Hook Elementary school to a diner Friday...

Georgetown Student's Parent Among Those Killed At Sandy Hook

Posted 12.18.2012 | College

Georgetown University community members are raising money for a student whose mother was among those killed at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn....

After Newtown, There Is No Place For Parents To Hide

Lisa Belkin | Posted 02.16.2013 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Parents can't hide anymore either. There is nothing left to conjure from our desperate imaginations that separates our children from the ones who were dropped off for just another day of school Friday morning. There is no way to blame their parents here. So we have to blame ourselves.

Victor Cruz Honors 6-Year-Old Newtown Shooting Victim

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 12.19.2012 | Sports

Newtown shooting victim Jack Pinto might have only been 6-years-old, but he was already one of the biggest Giants fans and had a special adoration for...

Burials For Victims Of Sandy Hook Elementary Shooting

AP | ALLEN G. BREED and HELEN O'NEILL | Posted 02.16.2013 | Crime

NEWTOWN, Conn. — Opening a long and almost unbearable procession of grief, Newtown began laying its dead to rest Monday, holding funerals for tw...

Know The Facts From The Newtown School Shooting

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.15.2013 | Crime

Key facts related to the Connecticut elementary school shooting: THE INVESTIGATION: Twenty-year-old Adam Lanza, was carrying an arsenal of hundreds o...