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  1. Ferguson Police Offered Class on Managing Media: 'Feeding the Animals'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | News Max

    ... win with the media." The course also features, "Managing the media in a crisis (including lessons learned from the Newtown, Conn.., school shooting)." The Ferguson Police Department came under heavy fire from the press for its response to racial ...

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  2. Columbine High School placed on lockout because of a 'threat'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... iolence, including the Aurora, Colo., movie theater shooting in July 2012; the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting Newtown, Conn., in December 2012; and the University of California, Santa Barbara shooting in May 2014.

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  3. Poll finds Utah voters OK with guns in classroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... with guns in schools was conducted by Dan Jones in January 2013, shortly after the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting in Newtown, Conn. At that time, 59 percent of Utahns polled believed teachers should be able to carry concealed weapons in schools. ...

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  4. California Waterfowl Backs NSSF's Project Childsafe ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | AmmoLand

    NEWTOWN, Conn., and ROSEVILLE, Calif. - - - The National Shooting Sports Foundation announced today that California Waterfowl, California's leading, waterfowl, wetlands and hunting heritage conservation organization, has become a promotional supporter of NSSF's Project ChildSafe Program, which focuses on storing firearms responsibly when not in use.

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  5. When Dems Run An Ad Critical Of Gun Nuts, It's 'Vile'?Read the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Crooks and Liars

    ... of a wave of tough new advertising the gun-control lobby pushed out after the slaughter of children and teachers at Newtown, Conn. did not result in meaningful gun-control legislation. Actually, it's intended to raise awareness about who gives a ...

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  6. Mom's "worst nightmare," a child's mental illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | CBS News

    It was Dec. 14, 2012, and Liza Long headed to work at Carrington College-Boise. It was just another Friday morning until Long, the mother of four children, logged on to Facebook, where news of a mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, was just beginning to emerge.

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  7. Letter: Westport Candidate Fawcett On Women, Gun Safety, LawmakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | The Westport Daily Voice

    ... an impact. I have had the honor of getting to know several powerhouse moms who are making a difference through the Newtown Action Alliance and Sandy Hook Promise. And it was two Fairfield moms who coordinated the highly effective "March for Change" ...

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  8. The case for WordPress in the enterprise September 15th, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | IT Business

    ... newsroom has used the tool to follow the Grammy Awards, U.S. president Barack Obama's inaugural address, and the Newtown, Conn. shooting. Other big publishers using WordPress include the BBC Americas, EM Music, and the Metro, as well as TechCrunch, ...

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  9. Newtown Donations Created Deep Conflicts After Shootings: OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Switched

    DECEMBER 24: A woman walks past a sign that reads 'Together we are Strong' at a memorial for those killed in the school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 24, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. Donations and letters are pouring in from across the country as the town tries to recover from the massacre.

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  10. The Pentagon Sent Extra Military Gear to School Districts TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Government Executive

    ... armed officials to protect schools following several mass shootings, most notably at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. in 2012. The groups acknowledge in their letter the desire for protection after Sandy Hook, but they write that ...

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  11. Pueblo Chieftain Defends Tom Ready, Shoots MessengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Colorado Political News

    We've had our complaints over the years with the quality of news reporting at the Pueblo Chieftain , which has at times been unforgivably bad . With that said, the Chieftain has done a decent job recently covering the national scandal that has hit the Pueblo County commissioner race, after remarks in a debate by Republican candidate Tom Ready questioning whether the Sandy Hook Elementary School mass shooting in Newtown, Connecticut in December of 2012 "really happened."

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  12. Cabela's, National Shooting Sports Foundation Join Forces To...Read the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | NSSF

    NEWTOWN, Conn. - Cabela's Incorporated, one of the nation's leading specialty retailers of hunting, fishing, camping and outdoor equipment, is partnering with the National Shooting Sports Foundation , the trade association for the firearms and ammunition industry, to help prevent illegal "straw" purchases of firearms by bringing increased attention to the firearms industry's Don't Lie for the Other Guy program.

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  13. Liam Neeson Calls For U.s. Gun ControlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    Actor Liam Neeson is urging U.S. officials to bring in a curb on gun possession to prevent another high school massacre. The Schindler's List star is adamant lawmakers need to act to avoid a repeat of bloodbaths such as the incident at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut in 2012 when 20 children and six staff were gunned down.

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  14. 'I am Adam Lanza's Mother' author Liza Long says moms of mentally ill children need more helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Deseret News

    Members of the Rutter family of Sandy Hook, Conn., embrace early Christmas morning as they stand near memorials by the Sandy Hook firehouse in Newtown, Conn.,Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012. People continue to visit memorials after gunman Adam Lanza walked into Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., Dec. 14, and opened fire, killing 26, including 20 children, before killing himself.

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  15. Southington Hires New Director Of Pupil ServicesRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    ... work last month. He came from Oxford to fill a vacancy when former Superintendent Joseph Erardi left to lead the Newtown school system. Walsh will fill the job most recently held by Perri Murdica, who left to become pupil services director in ...

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  16. CT Mental Illness Assistance Organization Expanding into Fairfield CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... clients more attainable. Guardian received a significant funding increase from the State of Connecticut after the Newtown school shootings to coordinate services for more people with psychiatric challenges. Their clients include people living with ...

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  17. How Little Has Changed on Gun Control Since 1967Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Time

    ... similarity may be, to modern observers, the most surprising. Mass school shootings, like the one that took place in Newtown, Conn., in December of 2012, are often discussed as a tragedy of our time. Video games are blamed , for example, and few ...

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  18. Dancing traffic guard spreads joyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | News Times

    Kat Holick, 47, of the Sandy Hook section of Newtown, Conn., is a traffic agent, directing traffic at the entrance to schools in Newtown, Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014.

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  19. School program seeks volunteer mentors for Danbury kindergartnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    Cathy Billings, 78, of Newtown, Conn., works with Kindergartners at Morris Street School in Danbury, Conn., Friday, Sept. 12, 2014.

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  20. Newtown Traffic Stop Racial Profiling Data ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... population and were pulled over about 12 percent of all traffic stops. There were 1,518 traffic stops in Newtown from October 1, 2013 through May 31,2014. Whites account for 91.8 percent of the population, Blacks, 2.63 percent and Hispanics, 5.73 ...

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