5 Years After Sandy Hook, Mental Health Care Worries LingerThe massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary sounded alarms nationally about gaps in mental health care and led to calls for better screening and services, but some key reforms have yet to be delivered by Congress.
'So Many Babies In There': Church Shooting Claims 8 ChildrenBy the time Paul Brunner rolled up in his ambulance to the worst mass shooting in Texas history, the First Baptist Church was a chaotic triage scene. Two of the first four patients the burly volunteer medic loaded into ambulances were children.
FBI Releases Documents On 2012 Newtown School ShootingThe FBI has released more than 1,500 pages of documents related to its investigation of the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.
School District Hiring Process Questioned After Teacher SuspensionParents are raising questions about the hiring process in one school district. The concerns came after learning a teacher was removed from class – suspended because of an arrest and out-of-state charges.
Celina Father Not Guilty Of Terroristic ThreatsA Celina man who claimed he had a gun and walked into an elementary school is not guilty of making terroristic threats.
Starbucks Says Guns Unwelcome, Though Not BannedStarbucks says guns are no longer welcome in its cafes, though it is stopping short of an outright ban on firearms.
NRA Preparing For Start Of Annual Convention In Houston The NRA annual convention is about to get underway in Houston after the group spent much of the past year under siege, ardently defending gun rights following mass shootings in two states and fighting back against mounting pressure for stricter laws in Washington.
Sandy Hook Victim's Father To Throw First Pitch At Rangers' Home OpenerThe father of six-year-old Emilie Parker, who was killed in the horrific tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, will throw the ceremonial first pitch prior to the Texas Rangers' home opener on Friday, April 5.
Southlake Reveals Plan To Put Armed Police Officers At Every School An armed police officer could be in every school in Southlake by the fall, at no cost to the Carroll Independent School District.
Texans Join In Silence Friday For School VictimsGov. Rick Perry has asked Texans to join him in a moment of silence Friday in memory of the 26 victims of the Connecticut school shootings.
Conn. Congressman Blasts Perry's Guns In Schools CommentA Connecticut congressman lit into Governor Rick Perry over comments that Texas teachers should be allowed to carry guns in schools. Democrat Jim Himes’ district is close to Newtown, where 20 children and six adults were gunned down.
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