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The Midterm Election in Aurora, Colorado Where My Son Was Shot Must Address Gun Control

Tom Sullivan | Posted 11.16.2014 | Politics
Tom Sullivan

Colorado did the right thing and closed the loophole that made it easy for criminals, convicted domestic abusers, and the seriously mentally ill to buy guns without any questions asked. But we need more from our Congressman on gun violence.

Radio Host Surprises 89-Year-Old With MAJOR Home Renovation

Posted 12.22.2013 | Good News

It's not on 34th Street, but in Aurora, Colo. a 89-year-old woman experienced an $80,000 miracle on Thursday: a surprise renovation on her house. U...

Kidnapping Suspect Allegedly Asked Little Girl For 'A Hug'

Posted 11.05.2013 | Crime

John Stanley Snorsky, the 26-year-old suspect in an attempted Aurora kidnapping last week, allegedly asked for a hug from his 8-year-old victim just b...

Aurora Kidnapping Suspect Arrested

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 11.04.2013 | Crime

A local artist in Aurora, Colo. has been arrested in the kidnapping of an 8-year-old girl who was taken from her bedroom window just after midnight la...

Suspected Child Predator On The Loose Leads To Increased Halloween Patrols

Posted 10.31.2013 | Crime

Police in Aurora, Colo. are stepping up their patrol efforts for Halloween as they continue looking for a suspect who took an 8-year-old girl from her...

Found: Naked Man, Severed Hand

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 10.21.2013 | Crime

A man in psychological distress was found naked in a backyard after he had apparently cut off his own hand, police in Colorado said Sunday night. O...

James Holmes Helped Police Defuse Bombs At His Apartment

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 10.18.2013 | Crime

Aurora police officers testified in court Thursday that theater shooting suspect James Holmes helped the officers to diffuse explosives that Holmes ha...

Bomb Techs Explain Why They Searched Holmes' Car

Posted 10.16.2013 | Crime

Police officials testified on Wednesday that the concern about whether or not explosives were inside Aurora theater shooting suspect James Homes' car ...

James Holmes' Attorneys Want Public Access To Shooting Case Restricted

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.27.2013 | Crime

Attorneys for suspected Aurora theater shooter James Holmes have filed a motion to keep more information about the case secret from the public. Hol...

Secret James Holmes Mental Health Report Completed

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.09.2013 | Crime

DENVER -- A report detailing the mental health of Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes has been completed and sent to the court, according t...

Teen Allegedly Stabs Her Mom 79 Times

Posted 09.06.2013 | Crime

An 18-year-old in Colorado is facing first-degree murder charges after allegedly stabbing her mother in the face and neck 79 times. The teen's ste...

Fox Reporter Hearing Delayed In Colorado Theater Shooting Case

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.04.2013 | Media

A Colorado judge postponed a hearing for Fox News reporter Jana Winter, who may have to reveal her sources regarding a story she wrote about the conte...

Death Penalty Case Faces More Challenges

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 09.04.2013 | Crime

Lawyers for the Colorado theater shooting suspect filed at least six new constitutional challenges to the state's death penalty laws on Monday. In...

James Holmes Arrives At Hospital For Psychiatric Evaluations

Posted 08.06.2013 | Denver

James Holmes, the 25-year-old Aurora movie theater shooting suspect, arrived at Colorado Mental Health Institute in Pueblo on Monday in order to under...

Public Schools Employee Arrested On Suspicion Of Child Prostitution

Posted 09.21.2013 | Denver

Eight men, including one public schools employee, were arrested at an Aurora hotel on suspicion of child prostitution last Friday. The Arapahoe Co...

Aurora Remembrance To Be Protested By Gun Rights Group

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 07.19.2013 | Denver

Survivors of the Aurora theater massacre and families of victims have planned a memorial event around noon on Friday -- an event that has turned into ...

Aurora Victim's Parents: Take The Alex Teves Challenge

Posted 07.18.2013 | Denver

Nearly one year after the Aurora shooting, the parents of one of the 12 who were killed during the midnight screening of "The Dark Knight Rises" say t...

Judge Orders Hearing On Graphic Crime Scene Images In Holmes Trial

Reuters | Posted 09.07.2013 | Denver

By Keith Coffman DENVER, July 8 (Reuters) - The Colorado judge presiding over the murder case of accused theater gunman James Holmes s...

Firefighters Seize 76 Boxes Of Illegal Fireworks

Posted 09.01.2013 | Denver

Firefighters seized 76 boxes of illegal fireworks from a home in Aurora on Monday. The Aurora Fire Department tweeted a photo of the boxes and rem...

Aurora Theater Employee Criticizes Lack Of Memorial On Reddit

Posted 06.29.2013 | Denver

Nearly one year after one of the worst mass shootings in United States history, the movie theater where the massacre took place has reopened for busin...

James Holmes' Lawyers Say Insanity Defense Law Is Unconstitutional

Reuters | Posted 07.24.2013 | Denver

(Recasts with court hearing) By Keith Coffman CENTENNIAL, Colo., May 23 (Reuters) - Lawyers for accused Colorado movie ...

Holmes Received 6 Shipments Of Ammo From Online Retailer Before Shooting

Posted 05.23.2013 | Denver

Search warrants filed hours after the Aurora movie theater shooting released Wednesday by a judge reveal that Aurora shooting suspect James Holmes rec...

Aurora High School Student Suffers 'Significant Injury' In Accidental Shooting

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 05.14.2013 | Denver

Aurora Police are investigating an accidental shooting at a parking lot at Rangeview High School that left one student with a "significant injury" on ...

Arapahoe County DA Blasts Dunlap's Clemency Appeal

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 05.14.2013 | Denver

While the governor has heard arguments from convicted death row inmate Nathan Dunlap's attorneys asking to spare his life, he's also been called to co...

Grisly Confession Recorded In Colfax Stabbing Case

Posted 05.09.2013 | Denver

A 21-year-old suspected of stabbing a wheelchair-bound homeless woman to death gave police a disturbing confession. “I like knives," Shawn Lopez ...