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Newtown Calls Suspect Faces Judge

A man who was arrested in Miami for allegedly making threatening phone calls to Newtown residents following the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings in 2012, faced a judge Wednesday.

07/16/2014

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Sunrise Holds Candlelight Vigil In Memory Of Sandy Hook Victims

The City of Sunrise held a vigil Friday in observance of the one -year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.

CBS Miami–12/13/2013

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Sandy Hook Massacre “Re-energized” School Security Efforts

One year ago a crazed young man burst into Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown Connecticut, fatally shooting 20 students and six staff members before killing himself as police moved in.

12/13/2013

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Pembroke Pines Students Greeted By Armed Resource Officer

As students went back to school in Pembroke Pines, they walked through the doors to find more than just the usual teachers and principal.

08/24/2013

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Local Elementary School Students March For Peace

More than 900 students marched in protest at a local elementary school Wednesday morning in the name of peace.

CBS Miami–05/01/2013

People walk from the U.S. Capitol to the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C., Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, during a march for gun control. (Source: AP PHOTO/SUSAN WALSH via CBSNews)

Thousands March Against Gun Violence In Washington D.C.

Thousands of people, many holding signs with names of gun violence victims and messages such as “Ban Assault Weapons Now,” joined a rally for gun control on Saturday, marching from the Capitol to the Washington Monument.

CBS4–01/26/2013

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Miami-Dade School, City Chiefs Address Youth Safety

Some might call it the Newtown effect. In the wake of the shooting rampage that left 27 dead at Sandy Hook Elementary; South Florida agencies gathered Friday to see what they could do to prevent similar tragedy from striking here.

CBS4–01/18/2013

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Newtown Official To FAU: Fire Prof Who Said Shooting Used Actors

An FAU professor asserted Monday that the December shooting which left 26 dead at a Newtown, Conn. school may have used actors hired by the Obama administration. Now that town’s top elected official has asked FAU to fire him.

CBS4–01/10/2013

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Sunrise Holds Vigil For Victims Of Newtown School Massacre

One week after the tragedy in Newtown, communities in South Florida are joining to remember the victims.

CBS4–12/21/2012

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World Does Not End, A Better World Ahead?

Friday, December 21st, 2012 rolled around on the round, ancient Mayan calendar and, despite dire predictions from some, the world did not come to an end. Whew.

CBS4–12/21/2012

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