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What Katie Couric Learned from Making Her Gun Violence Documentary Under the Gun: The NRA 'Co-Opted the Conversation'

What Katie Couric Learned from Making Her Gun Violence Documentary Under the Gun: The NRA 'Co-Opted the Conversation'

Originally posted 02/01/2016 06:20PM

"Before this film is over ... 22 people in America will be shot."

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UpdatePosted 01/08/2016 11:25AM

President Obama Denies That He Wants to Take Away Guns – Takes Question from American Sniper Widow Taya Kyle

Originally posted 01/07/2016 09:30PM

President Obama set the record straight on his views on gun control during a Thursday night town hall hosted at George Mason University by CNN.

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'I Wanted Us to Survive': 3 Years After the Newtown School Shooting, Hero Teacher Kaitlin Roig-DeBellis Joyfully Reunites with Her Kids

'I Wanted Us to Survive': 3 Years After the Newtown School Shooting, Hero Teacher Kaitlin Roig-DeBellis Joyfully Reunites with Her Kids

Originally posted 09/23/2015 12:45PM

On the last Saturday of summer, Kaitlin Roig-DeBellis, the heroic teacher who shepherded her fifteen first-grade students to safety in a miniscule bathroom at Sandy Hook Elementary School one terrible day in December 2012, is enjoying a happy reunion with five of those kids.

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Victims of Sandy Hook Shooting Settle $1.5 Million Lawsuits Against Estate of Shooter's Mother

Victims of Sandy Hook Shooting Settle $1.5 Million Lawsuits Against Estate of Shooter's Mother

Originally posted 08/03/2015 04:35PM

Nearly three years after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, the families of 16 victims have settled a lawsuit against the Nancy Lanza Estate.

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Slain Sandy Hook Principal's Honorary Doctorate Degree 'Speaks Volumes to My Mom's Character,' Says Daughter

Slain Sandy Hook Principal's Honorary Doctorate Degree 'Speaks Volumes to My Mom's Character,' Says Daughter

Originally posted 05/19/2015 11:10AM

Sandy Hook Elementary School principal Dawn Lafferty Hochsprung, who was killed in the Dec. 14, 2012, mass school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, was awarded an honorary degree posthumously over the weekend.

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See Snoop Dogg in an Anti-Gun Violence Ad

Originally posted 03/11/2015 07:25PM

Snoop Dogg's changing his tune.

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Newtown Votes to Demolish the Home of Sandy Hook Shooter Adam Lanza

Newtown Votes to Demolish the Home of Sandy Hook Shooter Adam Lanza

Originally posted 01/22/2015 10:00AM

The yellow colonial home where Sandy Hook killer Adam Lanza lived with his mother will be razed.

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Newtown School Shooting: Man Remembers the Girlfriend He Lost 2 Years Ago

Heartbreak & Healing: Man Remembers Girlfriend He Lost in Newtown School Shooting

Originally posted 12/14/2014 11:00AM

Exactly two years have passed since Tony Lusardi's girlfriend, Lauren Rousseau, died in the Newtown, Connecticut, school shooting.

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Ordinary People, Incredible Resilience: See the Week's Top Stories

Ordinary People, Incredible Resilience: See PEOPLE's Top Stories of the Week

Originally posted 11/29/2014 08:00AM

An unspeakable tragedy, then a new beginning. A heartbreaking farewell, then a dramatic rescue. A mysterious disappearance, then a vow never to give up searching.

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'I Am Adam Lanza's Mother' Writer Opens Up About Life with Violent Son

Blogger Who Wrote 'I Am Adam Lanza's Mother' Opens Up About Life with Violent Son

Originally posted 09/12/2014 08:30PM

Liza Long used to spend hours using Photoshop to merge various pictures of her four children into one ideal image.

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