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Newtown School Shooting Is Tragedy Made in the USA

Dennis Trainor | Posted 02.13.2013 | Crime
Dennis Trainor

As a parent, I shook (not figuratively but literally, I shook) watching news reports today. Twenty children started their morning as they always do ...

We Are All Hiding Something

Liz Spikol | Posted 02.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Liz Spikol

If it turns out Adam Lanza is bipolar and I'm bipolar, does the bipolar explain his violence? Or does it explain my passivity? The labels are useful up to a point -- but they're hopeless in moments like these when the scope of the behavior is so far beyond the norm.

Nate C. Hindman

Newtown Massacre Sparks Surge In Gun Sales

HuffingtonPost.com | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 12.18.2012 | Small Business

The Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn. has sparked a surge in gun sales, according to independent arms dealers across the nation....

Let's Stop Sending Our Kids to School

Rob Schware | Posted 02.16.2013 | Politics
Rob Schware

"If I still had children in the school system, I'd suddenly be thinking twice about whether I should send them off to school in the morning. I might try to organize at least some kind of mass refusal among local families to send their children to school for a certain period of time."

Faithful Fill Pews In Newtown Seeking Answers On How God Let Shooting Happen

AP | ALLEN G. BREED and PAT EATON-ROBB | Posted 12.16.2012 | Religion

NEWTOWN, Conn. -- Six-year-old Jennifer Waters came to Mass on Sunday at Saint Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church with a lot of questions. "The littl...

Pastor: Parents Asked Police About Their Children's Final Moments

Posted 12.15.2012 | Religion

A Newtown, Conn. priest who accompanied police when they notified parents that they had lost their children in Friday's massacre at Sandy Hook Element...

PHOTOS: Hundreds Pack Connecticut Church To Mourn Victims

AP | PAT EATON-ROBB | Posted 02.13.2013 | Religion

NEWTOWN, Conn. — Twenty-six candles – one for each of the victims – flickered on the altar Friday as hundreds of grief-stricken resi...

Gun Advocate: Armed Teachers Could Have Minimized Shooting Tragedy

The Huffington Post | John Stephens | Posted 12.15.2012 | HuffPost Live 321

Steve Dulan, a board member for the Michigan Coalition of Responsible Gun Owners who is supporting a state bill that would allow concealed weapons in ...

BREAKING: Teacher Wounded In Elementary School Shooting

Posted 12.16.2012 | Crime

Authorities in Connecticut responded to a mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown Friday morning, the local NBC station reports. P...