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Spared In Shooting, Holiday Spirit Comforts Family

One family whose son was in Sandy Hook Elementary during the shooting spends the day visiting Santa and trying to regain some semblance of normalcy. WNPR's Jeff Cohen reports.

Conn. Congressman: 'There's No Precendent For This'

Weekend Edition Sunday host Rachel Martin talks with Senator-elect Chris Murphy of Connecticut about Friday's school shooting in Newtown, Conn. Murphy currently represents the state's 5th Congressional District, which includes Newtown.

In Shooting Aftermath, Community Continues Seeking Answers

Sunday doesn't begin easily for people in Newtown, Conn. People are still grappling and trying to understand why someone would shoot and kill 20 children and five employees at an elementary school. Authorities are still piecing together what happened as community members begin to grieve.

Newtown Pastor Ready To Help Town Heal

In the wake of Friday's shootings in Newtown, Conn., residents of the town are struggling to cope. Rev. Matt Crebbin of the Newtown Congregational Church tells Weekend Edition Sunday host Rachel Martin about the role of faith in the recovery and the message he's sharing this weekend.

Adam Lanza: What We Know

Confusion has surrounded the actions and motives of the young man said to be behind the deadly attack on Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. Slowly, a picture is beginning to emerge, but much is still not known.