Members of the Newtown, Conn., community, including the parent of a teacher killed in a school shooting massacre last year, are joining a vigil at the National Cathedral to remember those killed by gun violence.
The families of the victims of the Sandy Hook School shooting released a statement on Monday, announcing a website that was created to share stories and communicate with those interested as the one year anniversary of the shootings is this Saturday.
A youngster critically wounded in a shooting, volunteer advocates and elected officials are kicking off an "acts of kindness" week in Connecticut to honor the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.
Four women who say they were sexually assaulted as University of Connecticut students told state lawmakers Wednesday that they were further traumatized by the school's lack of support and called on the university to change its approach to sexual violence.
While advocates say the number of homeless Connecticut veterans has declined somewhat in recent years, there's a new effort under way to try to eliminate homelessness among the state's veteran population over the next two years.
A Connecticut prosecutor is asking a court to block the release of 911 recordings from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting as he seeks the reversal of an order from the state's Freedom of Information Commission.
Reports of an armed man spotted on the campus of Central Connecticut State University prompted a schoolwide lockdown and warnings for students to stay away from windows as police SWAT teams swarmed the area.
Police records show that the boyfriend of the woman who was shot to death after a car chase outside the U.S. Capitol had expressed concern about her emotional stability and the safety of their infant daughter.
The Department of Justice announced Friday it's giving $150,000 to put police officers in schools in Newtown in the wake of last December's shooting massacre at the town's Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Activists from the Connecticut town where 26 people were gunned down in a mass shooting at an elementary school in December headed to Washington on Tuesday to lobby again for gun control, a trip that took on new urgency in the wake of the massacre in the capital that killed 13, including the gunman.