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Obama: Proposals to address gun violence due by January

The nation will have a set of recommendations to address widespread gun violence within weeks, President Barack Obama announced Wednesday.

Connecticut shooting: Who is Adam Lanza?

Nancy Lanza was raising a quiet, socially awkward young man, the kind of teenager who, a former classmate recalled, would just go stand in the corner.

Hawaii Sen. Daniel Inouye dead at 88

Daniel Inouye, the Medal of Honor-winning World War II veteran who represented Hawaii in the Senate for five decades, has died, his office announced Monday. He was 88.

Mother recounts 'living hell' at CT school shooting

This morning, a group of people gathered around a table in a meeting room at Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.

President relays tearful remarks regarding Connecticut elementary shooting

President Obama addressed the nation shortly after 2:00 p.m. regarding the elementary school shooting in Connecticut. During his remarks, he became visibly shaken and wiped tears from his eyes. .

27 people, including 20 children killed at Conn. elementary school shooting

In one of the deadliest school shootings in U.S. history, a gunman opened fire Friday in a Connecticut elementary school, killing 27 people -- 20 of them children, police said.

Connecticut school shooting set to be deadliest in history

As of 12:20 p.m., if the current reported number of 27 killed holds,  the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut would be the second deadliest school shooting in U.S. history behind Virginia Tech.

Woman busted hiding cocaine in breast implants

She arrived on a suspicious flight; her story didn't sound right, and then there was the blood ...under her breasts.

Police: New Mexico Men Plotted to Kill Justin Bieber

The latest and oddest case of Bieber Fever yet, started right here in the Borderland.

Several people shot as gunman opens fire at Oregon mall

A gunman opened fire at a mall outside Portland, Oregon, Tuesday, a sheriff's official said.