Investigators struggle to explain why a woman from Connecticut crashed through barriers outside the White House
The Connecticut Supreme Court will decide whether horses in the state should be classified as a " naturally vicious species", in a court case that dates back to 2006.
CEO Howard Schultz issues ‘request rather than ban’ to coffee shop patrons
Mass shooting will inevitably spark fresh debate over increased gun legislation
Governor of Connecticut hails 'a new and historic model for the country' as he signs bill into law
The massacre - which re-ignited the gun control debate in America - lasted only five minutes
The Cable King is on course for new duel with News Corp
Neil Heslin was testifying at a local hearing on firearm control at the time
Gun sales have surged in the Washington metropolitan region and across the nation in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre as enthusiasts rush to buy firearms they fear will be outlawed by a fresh push for gun control.
Gunman was originally brought in for a domestic incident
Teacher Kevin Leatherbarrow holds a licence to carry a concealed weapon and doesn't see anything wrong with arming teachers in the aftermath of the deadly Connecticut school shooting.
Newtown marked Christmas amid snow-covered teddy bears, stockings, flowers and candles left in memorial to the 20 children and six adults shot dead in the second-largest school shooting in US history.
For Lisa Betts and her husband, the conversation started Friday at their Silver Spring, Maryland home, not long after they heard about the massacre that claimed the lives of 20 children and six staff members at a Connecticut school. How safe, they wondered, was the school their two children attend?
President Obama promises to use “whatever power” his office holds to prevent “more tragedies likes this.”
James Cusick reported on a town in grief and shock after the 1996 primary school shootings
An emotional President Barack Obama said tonight “There is not a parent in America who does not feel the same overwhelming grief as I do” after 26 people, including 20 children, were killed in a mass shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut.