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Two Years Later, Still Learning From Sandy Hook

A new report on the 2012 Newtown school shootings says that school administrators failed Adam Lanza despite their best efforts. The authors say the district had a lack of special education expertise.

Relatives of victims of gun violence attend a press conference honoring the second anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings in Washington, D.C. on Dec. 10, 2014. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Two Years Later, Still Learning From Sandy Hook

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Bless This Morning Year Helios
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County employees, media and mourners gather for the ceremony honoring the 1,489 people whose unclaimed remains are being buried in the LA County Cemetery this year. Arun Rath/NPR hide caption

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LA's Unclaimed Dead Receive Prayers, And A Final Resting Place

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Golden Cage The Whitest Boy Alive

This sea otter, about to eat a crab in the Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve, is cute, sure. But more importantly, it's indirectly combating some harmful effects of agricultural runoff and protecting the underwater ecosystem. Rob Eby/AP hide caption

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More Than Just Cute, Sea Otters Are Superheroes Of The Marsh

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'#Blackmendream': Showcasing A Different Side Of Black Manhood

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7 Chaotic Hours Behind The Scenes At NFL RedZone

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