More than 20 people, most of whom are children were shot and killed at a Newtown, CT, elementary school today. School shootings have happened in many places throughout the United States. Here is a map showing details on some of these shootings.
Singer Carrie Underwood has become more akin to an "American Hero" to Oklahomans recovering from this week's deadly tornado. The 30-year-old OK native (and season 4 "American Idol" champ) has donated $1 million to the Red Cross for disaster relief.