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Obama and Biden Announce New Gun Control Proposal

Nearly one month after Adam Lanza, aged 20, shot and killed twenty students and six adult staff members of the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, President Obama and Vice President Biden held a joint press conference to announce and sign 23 executive orders that would help prevent similar tragedies from happening in the future.

In the Wake of Newtown Tragedy: Kindness, Forgiveness, and Hope for Change

Around the world, people are sending messages, prayers, and even songs, of love and support for the community of Newtown, Connecticult following the tragic and horrifying act of violence that took the lives of 20 children and 6 adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

One Year After Sandy Hook Shooting: What's Changed?

It has been one year since the December 14, 2012 shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown,  Connecticut, and the motive for the shooting is still a mystery.

No More Names Rally to End Gun Violence Reaches US Capitol

On Thursday the organization Mayors Against Illegal Guns will conclude its "No More Names" tour with a  gathering in Washington, DC to honor the memory of the thousands of Americans who have been murdered with guns since the mass shooting in Newtown, CT.  Following the shooting on Monday in the Washington DC Navy Yard, that list is 12 names longer.