Educators from Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., pen an open letter to members of Congress, urging them to support a bipartisan bill on firearms background checks.
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August 14, 2014
August 08, 2014
The cliché that shooters "just snapped" devalues the importance of risk assessment, a psychologist said at the American Psychological Association convention.
May 28, 2014
Both fathers have advocated for changes to gun laws.
May 15, 2014
Researchers studied Web views before and after the school shootings to see how people explore polarizing issues.
April 25, 2014
The bill signed into law by Gov. Nathan Deal would allow individuals with prior permission from public or private schools to carry a gun on school property.
April 07, 2014
Other suburban Connecticut districts have seen enrollment declines, but not as sharp as Newtown's.
March 17, 2014
Charities are pooling resources and seeking a grant to continue mental health care for residents affected by the shootings.
March 11, 2014
In a lengthy profile, Peter Lanza said he doesn't think anyone could have predicted his son's actions.
February 13, 2014
There have been at least 28 shootings at K-12 schools and at least 16 shootings at colleges and universities in the 14 months since the Dec. 14, 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., two-gun control advocacy groups said this week.
January 06, 2014
A $1.9 million Project School Emergency Response to Violence grant will help continue recovery efforts in the Connecticut school district.