Adam Lanza, the young man who gunned down twenty children and six staff members in a shooting spree at Sandy Hook Elementary School in the US last year, had an “obsession with mass murders, in particular the April 1999 shootings at Columbine high school in Colorado,” according to a report on the investigation into the bloody attack.
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Friday 05 April 2013
Governor of Connecticut hails 'a new and historic model for the country' as he signs bill into law
Saturday 30 March 2013
Interview with a maestro
Thursday 28 March 2013
President Barack Obama says the gun control votes in the US Senate next month are the best chance in more than a decade to reduce gun violence.
Sandy Hook massacre: Chilling details emerge of weapons stash at Adam Lanza's home and of the scene at school
Thursday 28 March 2013
The massacre - which re-ignited the gun control debate in America - lasted only five minutes
Monday 25 March 2013
Residents of Newtown, the quiet Connecticut community rocked by the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December, have expressed outrage after receiving automated phone messages from America’s leading pro-gun group, the National Rifle Association, imploring them to lobby local lawmakers against supporting new gun control legislation.
Wednesday 06 February 2013
The Cable King is on course for new duel with News Corp
Tuesday 29 January 2013
Neil Heslin was testifying at a local hearing on firearm control at the time
Saturday 26 January 2013
Residents from Newtown, Connecticut, were expected at the march in the wake of Sandy Hook massacre
Children can 'grow out of' autism, psychologists say, challenging the established view that it is a permanent, incurable condition
Tuesday 15 January 2013
Identifying transition from 'autistic' to functioning like their peers could lead to effective therapies
Saturday 12 January 2013
Police praise heroism of Ryan Heber, who, despite being shot himself, persuaded pupil to drop weapon
Thursday 10 January 2013
Bill Clinton says that the availability of high-capacity bullet magazines was 'nuts'
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