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Newtown gunman Adam Lanza fired 155 bullets in less than five minutes, prosecutor says

Adam Lanza left a home stuffed with weaponry and carried out the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in a 154-bullet barrage that took less than five minutes, investigators said Thursday in the first detailed account of his surroundings and troubled state of mind.


'Truthers' target man who helped Sandy Hook kids

Gene Rosen was hailed as a hero for sheltering terrified first-graders during the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre. Now, he says, he's being targeted by consipiracy theorists.


Connecticut group wants 'common sense' solutions to gun violence

A month after a gunman invaded Sandy Hook Elementary School, killing 20 children and six adults, a group of local residents are calling for efforts to make communities safer from gun violence.


Connecticut school shooter was estranged from father

A family acquaintance says Adam Lanza, who killed 26 at Sandy Hook Elementary School, had not seen his father for two years, despite the father's efforts.


Classmate remembers Adam Lanza attending Sandy Hook

The man who committed mass murder in a Connecticut elementary school attended it in 2002.


6-year-old survived Sandy Hook shooting by playing dead

Only one child made it out alive of a first-grade classroom at Sandy Hook Elementary School last week — by fooling the gunman into thinking she was  dead, the family's pastor says.


Gunman attended school where he killed 26, governor says

Dan Malloy

An explanation still hasn't emerged for why a man killed 26 people at Sandy Hook Elementary School, but it does appear that he attended the school as a youngster, Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy told NBC News on Sunday.


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