Newtown Group Launches ‘Parent Together’ Campaign

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_f847b310db.jpgEMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- One month prior to the first anniversary of the shooting at Connecticut's Sandy Hook Elementary School that took the lives of 20 first graders and six educators, a group of parents have a message: it’s time to parent together. Sandy Hook Promise, an organization formed by community members that includes relatives of the victims of the Dec. 14, 2012 tragedy, kicked off their Parent Together campaign Thursday morning on ABC's Good Morning America.

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Teen Charged with Shooting Three Students Near Pittsburgh School

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_45815fe665.jpgPittsburgh Bureau of Police (PITTSBURGH) -- A 16-year-old boy has been arrested in connection to a shooting near a Pittsburgh high school Wednesday afternoon that left three students wounded. Anjohnito Willet was charged Wednesday with four counts each of Criminal Attempt Homicide, Aggravated Assault and Recklessly Endangering Another Person, and one count of Minor not to Posses a Firearm, Pittsburgh police said in a statement.

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Government Shutdown Lawnmower Gets Reward

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_a0b70501d7.jpgAstrid Riecken for The Washington Post via Getty Images (WASHINGTON) -- Remember the guy who pushed a lawnmower around the National Mall during the 16-day government shutdown? The volunteer mower, Chris Cox, was back in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, but this time, he wasn’t cutting the grass.  Instead, he was being honored for his efforts by two organizations, one of which presented him with an enormous chainsaw.

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Ryan Ferguson Juror 'Sorry' for 2004 Murder Conviction

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_1a018d4b91.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (COLUMBIA, Mo.) -- One of the jurors who helped put Ryan Ferguson behind bars almost a decade ago said he was "very" sorry and is now convinced Ferguson is innocent. "We took away 10 years of his life," the man said. "He can never get that back." The juror, whose identity is not being revealed, sat down for an interview with Nightline Wednesday, one day after 29-year-old Ferguson was released from prison.

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Applications for Gun Permits in Newtown, Conn. Soar

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_fc8bb8dca8.jpgStockbyte/Thinkstock (NEWTOWN, Conn.) -- It's been 11 months since 20 children and six adults were shot dead by a lone gunman at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. During the half-year following the massacre, The Hartford Courant reports, there were 183 permit applications made by Newtown residents, representing a 110 percent increase from January through May 2012.

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