Speaker’s Task Force Releases Report On Gun Laws
A task force examining the state's gun laws says Massachusetts should require background checks for most private firearms sales, increase penalties for failing to report lost or stolen guns and tighten regulations on rifle ownership.
    The panel created by House Speaker Ro…
Truck Operator Identified In Route 24 Crash
A tanker truck transporting 11,000 gallons of gasoline that rolled over and burst into flames on Route 24 in Fall River sent think black smoke into air, shook nearby houses, and brought traffic to a standstill.
Authorities say the driver of the truck that rolled over at about 7:15 a...
Conn. Police Release Sandy Hook Report
Police in Connecticut have released thousands of pages of documents from the investigation into last year's school massacre in Newtown.
    The Friday afternoon release could shed additional light on the world of the 20-year-old gunman, Adam Lanza.
Report May Offer Details on Connecticut Gunman
State police in Connecticut today are releasing thousands of pages of police documents from the investigation into last year's school massacre in Newtown, and the documents could shed additional light on the world of the 20-year-old gunman...
Newtown Remembers Shooting Victims
Bells tolled 26 times to honor the children and educators killed one year ago in a shooting rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School as local churches held memorial services Saturday and President Barack Obama observed a moment of silence...
Newtown Officials Ask Press To “Back Off”
Back off.  That's the request from officials in Newtown, Connecticut as the one-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School mass shooting approaches.
School and city leaders hosted a meeting today and asked the press to keep their distance to allow the community to remember the vic…
Sandy Hook 911 Calls To Be Released Wednesday
There's a plan in place for the release of 911 tapes from Sandy Hook Elementary School on Wednesday as ordered by a judge last week. 
Officials in Newtown, Connecticut, say the recordings of Newtown police department dispatches will be released to members of the media through the town atto…
Yale on Lockdown After Reports of Armed Person
Yale University students and faculty are being told to shelter in place due to reports of an armed person on campus.
New Haven, Connecticut police are responding to an anonymous call that came in just after 10 a.m. local time.
The university has confirmed the sighting...
Skakel Released On Bail
Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel is out of jail after a judge threw out his 2002 murder conviction. 
Skakel spent more than eleven years behind bars for the 1975 murder of Martha Moxley.  Moxley's murder happened when both Skakel and Moxley were 15 years old. 

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