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Connecticut School Shooting

A makeshift shrine honors the victims of a elementary school shooting that happened Friday in Newtown, Conn.

A makeshift shrine honors the victims of a elementary school shooting that happened Friday in Newtown, Conn.

Photo by Emmanuel Dunand

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Friday afternoon: As a bus took some students home in Newtown, Conn., the flag was already at half-staff to honor the first-graders and school staff killed that morning.

Friday afternoon: As a bus took some students home in Newtown, Conn., the flag was already at half-staff to honor the first-graders and school staff killed that morning.

Photo by Shannon Stapleton

Angel wings and balloons at a makeshift shrine outside Sandy Hook Elementary.

Angel wings and balloons at a makeshift shrine outside Sandy Hook Elementary.

Photo by Emmanuel Dunand

President Barack Obama speaks at an interfaith vigil for the shooting victims from Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 16, 2012 at Newtown High School in Newtown, Connecticut.

President Barack Obama speaks at an interfaith vigil for the shooting victims from Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 16, 2012 at Newtown High School in Newtown, Connecticut.

Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool

Credit: Getty Images

On a hillside in Newtown, Conn., art teacher Eric Mueller sets up wooden angels in memory of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Details about the lives of the slain are showing the depths of the community's loss.

On a hillside in Newtown, Conn., art teacher Eric Mueller sets up wooden angels in memory of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Details about the lives of the slain are showing the depths of the community's loss.

Photo by Emmanuel Dunand

Police block a road near the house of Nancy Lanza in Newtown, Conn., on Saturday. Authorities say Lanza's son Adam killed her before opening fire at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday.

Police block a road near the house of Nancy Lanza in Newtown, Conn., on Saturday. Authorities say Lanza's son Adam killed her before opening fire at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday.

Photo by Don Emmert

Hanging on to each other: Two people at one of the prayer services Friday night in Newtown, Conn.

Hanging on to each other: Two people at one of the prayer services Friday night in Newtown, Conn.

Photo by Spencer Platt

Mourners gather for a vigil service for victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, at the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church in Newtown, Conn. on Friday night.

Mourners gather for a vigil service for victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, at the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church in Newtown, Conn. on Friday night.

Photo by Andrew Gombert

Connecticut State Police spokesman Lt. J. Paul Vance.

Connecticut State Police spokesman Lt. J. Paul Vance.

Photo by Eric Thayer

In this photo provided by the Newtown Bee, Connecticut State Police lead children from the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., following a shooting there Friday.

In this photo provided by the Newtown Bee, Connecticut State Police lead children from the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., following a shooting there Friday.

Credit: Newtown Bee via NPR