Newtown, Connecticut

Politics
Remington manufactured the AR-15-style rifle used to kill 20 children and six adults in the Newtown, Connecticut, shooting.
Politics
Lenny Pozner's 6-year-old son Noah died in the shooting. Two authors wrote a book saying it never happened.
Politics
Jeremy Richman, father of Avielle, was found at Edmond Town Hall, police said.
Politics
Americans strongly support measures like background checks, but they're less convinced they're politically possible.
HuffPost Personal
The following narratives, written by survivors of the Sandy Hook shooting, provide intimate accounts of the transformative nature of trauma.
Crime
Classes were dismissed for the day, and police conducted a search of the school.
Politics
I love Newtown. I love the people. I love the landscape. I love the annual Labor Day parade. I love it more now, having watched
Impact
Thursday marks five years since the horrific tragedy in Newtown.
Politics
The number of incidents and innocent lives lost is so painful.
Education
This is the world our children go to school in. This is the world our teachers work in.
Politics
Imagine if Kim Jong Un, disputing international arms control treaties, blared: “Nukes don’t kill people ― people kill people!”
Taste
Farmers and butchers weigh in.
Politics
Jones has suggested the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown was a hoax.
Good News
You have never seen a love story like this before! 'Don't Forget Us Pet Us'' strives to create second chances for animals that otherwise would not have one.
Wellness
Cure Violence appreciates that kids killing kids is the product of biological and group processes. This type of violence is a learned behavior: proximity and ongoing exposure to violence in a community triggers youth to imitate what they see.
New York
Jenny, a former elementary school science teacher who loves to tease out how things work, and Colette, a pragmatist who had a career in the financial information industry, are not radicals. They are not trying to ban guns. They are simply out to make every community safe for kids.
Business
Gun advocates are reportedly set to hold a "Starbucks Appreciation Day" at an establishment in Newtown, Conn., to celebrate
Politics
A Wednesday evening Wall Street Journal report sheds light on how steep the rise is in both applications and sales. A graphic