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Cry for Help

School shootings destroy communities, and call into question the mental health of students.

PBS NewsHour

NewsHour’s Hari Sreenivasan on the universal impact of the Newtown shooting.

PBS NewsHour

In the aftermath of the mass shooting in Newtown, Conn., the country is poised to revisit the gun control debate. Leading the way is Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein, who has been working for the past year to draft new legislation to reinstate the Federal Assault Weapons Ban.

PBS Parents

In the days and weeks following a high-profile tragedy, such as the Newtown, Connecticut, school shootings, kids may have a lot of questions about whether something like this could happen to them. It’s normal for both adults and kids to feel anxious after such a publicly devastating event, but there are things you can do to minimize the stress and maintain a sense of normalcy.