He's rich and well-connected. But Michael Skakel's case deserves close examination
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
Two threatening letters sent to New York City's mayor and his group that advocates for gun control contained traces of the deadly poison ricin, police have said.
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
Bill Clinton says that the availability of high-capacity bullet magazines was 'nuts'
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.
Hundreds of demonstrators swarmed the Capitol Hill office of the National Rifle Association on Monday to denounce the powerful lobby and push for new gun controls in response to Friday's killing of 27 people, including 20 elementary school children, in Newtown, Connecticut.
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