By By MICHELLE R. SMITHAssociated Press
The killings at a Connecticut elementary school left parents struggling to figure out what to tell their children.
President Barack Obama said he and his wife, Michelle, would tell their daughters that they love them and hug them a little tighter. Experts
By By KEN RITTERAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A man shot and fatally wounded a woman, then killed himself Friday night at the Excalibur hotel-casino on the Las Vegas Strip, sending frightened patrons fleeing.
Las Vegas Police Lt. Ray Steiber said the shootings happened at about 8:30 p.m.
By By MICHAEL TARMAssociated Press
CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. (AP) - The aunt of the gunman suspected in the Connecticut school shooting says her nephew was raised by kind, nurturing parents who would not have hesitated to seek mental help for him if he needed it.
Marsha Lanza, of Crystal Lake, Ill.,
By By MIKE SULLIVANAssociated Press
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Anthony Drmic scored a career-high 34 points and matched a career best with six 3-pointers to lead Boise State to an 89-70 victory over LSU on Friday night.
Derrick Marks scored 19 of his 23 points in the second half and Ryan Watkins had
By By CASSANDRA VINOGRADAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - As the world joined Americans in mourning the school massacre in Connecticut, many urged U.S. politicians to honor the 28 victims, especially the children, by pushing for stronger gun control laws.
Twitter users and media personalities in
By By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN and JOCELYN NOVECKAssociated Press
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) - First, he killed his mother.
Nancy Lanza's body was found later at their home on Yogananda Street in Newtown - after the carnage at Sandy Hook Elementary School; after a quiet New England town was scarred
By By MICHAEL RUBINKAMAssociated Press
Not long after Friday's shooting rampage at a Connecticut elementary school, media outlets began reporting the gunman's identity as 24-year-old Ryan Lanza of Hoboken, N.J.
His name and image quickly spread worldwide as the perpetrator of the nation
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) - Hundreds of people are packing a church and spilling outside in Connecticut to remember the victims of a shooting that killed 26 people at an elementary school.
With the church filled to capacity, hundreds of people stood outside Friday night at the St. Rose of Lima
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) - The principal at the Connecticut elementary school where a gunman opened fire in a rampage Friday, killing 26 people including 20 children and then himself, was identified as one of the victims.
A well-liked and experienced administrator, Dawn Hochsprung was among those gunned
By By PAT EATON-ROBBAssociated Press
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) - Twenty-six candles - one for each of the victims - flickered on the altar Friday as hundreds of grief-stricken residents gathered for a vigil in memory of the children and staff killed in a shooting rampage at a school in this