A compilation of the best news coverage and real-time news resources on the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
[ View the story "Sandy Hook school shooting: How Newtown was covered" on Storify] Sandy Hook school shooting: How Newtown was covered A compilation of the best news coverage and real-time news resources on the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
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In Newtown, Conn., and across the world, law enforcement, mental health experts, journalists and concerned onlookers are trying to understand what happened Friday when gunman forced his way into Sandy Hook Elementary School, killing 20 children and six adults. The suspect, Adam Lanza, then took his own life.
We've compiled resources to give a well-rounded overview of the best reporting on what happened. We will update this list as we find out more about the victims, the perpetrator and exactly how these tragic events unfolded.
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Unraveling what happened and when
The victims The suspect
Ryan Lanza, Adam Lanza and the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting mix-up explainedView the story "Ryan Lanza, Adam Lanza and the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting mix-up explained" on Storify] Confusion surrounding the identification of the suspect in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting mounted as the day went on.
A historical perspective About Newtown
Amid grim news of school massacre, Newtown, Conn., becomes Everytown, AmericaNewtown, Conn., became Everytown, America, on this grim Friday. By mid-afternoon, the scale of the horror became clear: Twenty children had been slain, plus six of their protectors. The crime took another sick turn with news that the killer was the son of one of the teachers, who died separately in her home.
Did This Really Happen in My Elementary School?The town and school where I have innumerable positive memories have been suddenly torn away from me in the most grotesque way possible. I...