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Adam Lanza Made Strange Call To Radio Station

New information into the mind of Adam Lanza, the Newtown massacre shooter, has been released. Nearly a year before Lanza went on a rampage through Sandy Hook Elementary School, Lanza allegedly called in on an Oregon college radio station AnarchyRadio, and rambled on about a chimp named Travis that mauled a woman’s face in 2009. During the very strange call, …

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Newtown Police Release Final Report on Shooting

It’s been a little over a year since 20-year old Adam Lanza opened fire at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newton, Conn., and yesterday police released the final incident report, says CNN. The report showed that problems for Lanza began when his mother Nancy began volunteering at Sand Hook. Apparently, he believed she cared for the students more than she …

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Newtown: Obama Addresses Shooting One Year Later, Calls for Stricter Gun Laws

Today marks the first anniversary of the second deadliest school shooting by one person in history. On December 14, 2012, 20-year-old Adam Lanza first killed his mother and then went to Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut where he went on a five-minute shooting rampage. The lives of six staff members and 20 first-grade students were taken during the …

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Colorado Recall: Gun Control Debate Fires Up

Reuters reported that two Colorado Democrats are finding themselves on the unfriendly side of a recall election this week. John Morse of Colorado Springs and Angela Giron of Pueblo both face potential recall in the wake of national gun control debates and the laws they chose to support. Morse, in particular, helped lead an effort to ban magazines with a …

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Sandy Hook “Truthers” Say Man Is Lying About That Day

A group of people who believe the Sandy Hook Elementary shootings either never happened or didn’t happen the way the public was made to believe are targeting a man who says he took a group of children and a bus driver into his home for safety, saying he’s lying. Gene Rosen said he was startled to see a small group …

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Adam Lanza: Haircut Was “Uncomfortable” For Barber

Among the first people to describe what it was like to interact with Newtown shooter Adam Lanza and his mother–who lived notoriously private lives and never invited people into their home–were hair stylists Bob Skuba and Diane Harty. As investigators uncover clues about the boy’s behavior bit by bit, the comments are becoming more important as everyone involved tries to …

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Adam Levine Joins “Voice” Judges For Teary Tribute

Adam Levine, Christina Aguilera, Cee-Lo, and Blake Shelton took to the stage at the beginning of their top 3 show to pay tribute to the young victims of the Newtown shootings on Monday night, leaving the audience teary-eyed as they joined the remaining contestants in a haunting rendition of “Hallelujah” while holding up namecards for each victim. The tribute, which …

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Samuel L. Jackson Defends Movies In Gun Debate

In the past few days, debates over gun control have raged harder than ever as the nation grieves along with Newtown, Connecticut, and the question of whether or not violence in movies and video games is once again at the forefront of many discussions. While everyone seems to have a clear-cut opinion on what needs to happen regarding gun control …

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Adam Lanza’s Hard Drive Yields No Answers

Adam Lanza, the 20-year old who tore through Sandy Hook Elementary School on a violent, murderous rampage last Friday in Newtown, Connecticut, destroyed his computer’s hard drive before the shootings, and police have been valiantly trying to recover anything from the damaged files that might give them a clue as to why he committed such a heinous act. However, it …

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Nancy Lanza: Did She Play A Role In Son’s Breakdown?

Nancy Lanza, the 52-year old mother of the gunman who took 26 lives in Newtown, Connecticut on Friday, is being portrayed as a potential source of the issues plaguing her son. Lanza was an avid gun collector and was described by those who knew her as a “survivalist” who stockpiled water and food for an oncoming economic crisis. She was …

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School Shooting In Connecticut Leads To Different Ryan Lanzas Being Mistaken For Shooter

Once CNN released the name of alleged shooter Ryan Lanza (reports are now saying it was his brother), a mad media scramble ensued to look for this person’s social media profiles. One Facebook profile in particular seemed to fit the bill in that Ryan Lanza was listed as from Newtown, Connecticut (though listed as living in New Jersey). Some media …

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President Obama Speaks on Connecticut Shooting [VIDEO]

President Obama has just wrapped up his statements on the terrible tragedy that took place in Newtown, Connecticut this afternoon. A mass shooting at Sandy Hook elementary school has left upwards of 30 people dead, a majority of them children. The President fought back tears as he expressed his sadness at the loss of life that occurred today. “Our hearts …

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