Newtown Holds The First Funerals [VIDEO]
A grief-stricken Newtown began laying to rest the littlest victims of the school massacre, starting with two 6-year-old boys — one of them a big football fan, the other described as a whip-smart youngster whose twin sister survived the rampage.
Obama Offers ‘Love, Prayers Of Nation’ To Newtown [VIDEO]
President Barack Obama is vowing to use "whatever power this office holds" to safeguard the nation's children, raising the prospect that he will pursue policy changes to stem gun violence in the wake of an elementary school massacre.
Hollywood Responds To Connecticut School Shooting
Hollywood has responded to the rampage at a Connecticut elementary school by pulling back on its offerings, and one star says the entertainment industry should take some responsibility for such violence.
Man Gets Life Sentence In Shore Student’s Dragging Death
A man convicted of murder in the 2010 death of an Arizona State University student who was dragged by a car during a robbery was sentenced to life in prison with the chance to seek parole after serving 25 years.
Vigil Remembers Victims Of CT School Shooting. [VIDEO]
Twenty-six candles — one for each of the victims — flickered on the altar Friday as hundreds of grief-stricken residents gathered for a vigil in memory of the children and staff killed in a shooting rampage at a school in this Connecticut town.
Tearful Obama Calls For ‘Meaningful Action’ After Shooting [VIDEO]
A tearful President Barack Obama said Friday he grieved first as a father about the massacre at a Connecticut elementary school, declaring, "Our hearts are broken today." He called for "meaningful action" to prevent such shootings but did not say what it should be…
Belmar Awards $6.6M Contract For New Boardwalk
Belmar will be able to rebuild its boardwalk more cheaply than it had expected.
Aviation Fuel Sold At 6 NJ Gas Stations
More than 80,000 gallons of aviation fuel that was mistakenly delivered to six gas stations in New Jersey is being removed from storage tanks.
Inquest: Nurse In British Royal Hoax Found Hanging
A nurse who took a hoax call from Australian DJs about the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge apparently killed herself three days later, with a coroner's officer saying Thursday she was found hanging by the neck and a detective saying she left three notes.
Lots Of Ways To Mark 12-12-12
A Michigan sixth-grader will put aside her nerves and get her ears pierced on her 12th birthday. Two law-enforcement officials will exchange wedding vows at 12:12 p.m. in Pittsburgh's federal courthouse. And gamblers can take advantage of promotions some casinos are using to lure in patrons who…
Obamas Attend Annual Holiday Concert In Washington [VIDEO]
President Barack Obama says the holiday charity concert that he and his family attended Sunday night was "a chance to get in the Christmas spirit, spread some joy and sing along with artists who have much better voices than we do."
State Police Probing Deadly Boat Crash Off Long Branch
State police say the cause of a deadly boating accident off the central New Jersey coast this weekend remains under investigation.