Two firefighters shot dead in US

Firefighters, who were responding to a blaze in a house in western New York Monday, have been shot at by an unidentified person.

NRA: Public wants armed guards in every school

The CEO of the largest US gun-rights lobbying group says the American people think it would be "crazy" not to put armed guards in every school.

Some children in Newtown returning to school

Most children returned to school for the first time today in Newtown, as the toll of funerals for the 26 dead continued.