NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 17, 2012
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(Newtown, Connecticut: Miguel Almaguer) The acts of kindness for the community of Newtown, Connecticut in the wake of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook elementary school featured; scenes shown of therapy dogs Abbi, Luther and Barnabas, who were sent from Chicago, the General Store, where Los Angeles man Tom Cavanaugh paid for coffee for the town, Panera Bread, where employees from other stores filled shifts so workers could attend memorial services, and Atlanta residents Josh, Heidi and Lacey, who drove to Newtown to offer hugs; details given about the Comfort Dogs. [9-year-old “HEATHER” – says the dogs help you get over how sad it is.] [General Store MAN, Panera MAN, HUGGER, WOMAN – comment.]
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