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Aurora Shootings

Gals, Guns and the Gender Gap

Martha Burk | Posted 07.03.2013 | Politics
Martha Burk

With the next election 18 months away, senators who bucked 90 percent of the public on the recent vote to expand background checks for gun buyers probably think time will fade the memory for voters. But if anything, it's energized the overwhelming majority that favors more controls.

Broncos CB Jokes About Aurora Shootings, Apologizes On Twitter

Posted 10.09.2012 | Denver

On Monday night, Denver Broncos cornerback Tony Carter told a bad joke on Twitter -- a really bad and insensitive joke -- referencing the Aurora theat...

Slaughter as a Cinematic Art Form

Edward Wasserman | Posted 10.13.2012 | Media
Edward Wasserman

The media seem to move on from mass killings more quickly nowadays than they used to, and within three days of the Aurora, Colo., cinema massacre the ...

Jennifer Bendery

Lautenberg Refuses To Pull Gun Amendment From Cybersecurity Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.) said Tuesday that he won't pull his gun control amendment from a sweeping cybersecurity bill being debate...

Jennifer Bendery

Obama Will 'Evaluate' Bill Limiting Online Ammunition Sales

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- White House Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest said Monday that President Barack Obama will "evaluate" new legislation that effectively...

Jennifer Bendery

Scalia: There Are 'Undoubtedly' Limits To A Person's Right To Carry Guns

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia said Sunday that there are "undoubtedly" limits to a person's right to bear arms under the Second A...

How Real-Time Social Media Is Giving the News Media A Makeover

Beverly Macy | Posted 09.25.2012 | Media
Beverly Macy

A brave new mash-up of traditional news and the real-time stream is emerging that puts social media front and center in the news business ecosystem.

Palin On Aurora Shootings: 'Bad Guys Don't Follow Laws'

The Huffington Post | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 07.25.2012 | Politics

Sarah Palin weighed in on the nation's gun-control laws Wednesday, five days after a tragic shooting in Aurora, Colorado left 12 people dead and score...

Respond to Your Aurora Grief and Trauma

Robert V. Taylor | Posted 09.24.2012 | Healthy Living
Robert V. Taylor

Grief and trauma are as real as our emotional and physical responses to it. Be present to the surprising waves and complexity of your responses. Be tender and compassionate with yourself and others. Become part of the triumph of goodness and hope.

Jennifer Bendery

'Never Overestimate The Power Of The NRA': Carolyn McCarthy Says Obama Should Use Executive Authority On Gun Laws

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-N.Y.) said Tuesday that President Barack Obama should use his executive authority to reform gun laws, something...

WATCH: O'Reilly Mocks Bill Moyers

Posted 07.24.2012 | Media

Bill O'Reilly laid into PBS' Bill Moyers on his Monday night Fox News show for what he called "demagoguing the mass murder in Colorado" by being the "...

Wounded But Not Dead and Now Returning Fire

Matthew Chapman | Posted 09.23.2012 | Politics
Matthew Chapman

Contrary to a lot of my critics, my original article was not at all suggesting that gun violence could be solved just through stricter gun control laws. On the contrary, I was and am suggesting something much more radical.

When You Are The Parents Of The 'Monster'

Lisa Belkin | Posted 09.22.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

While there are (thank God) few parents who have watched their children branded as serial killers, there are (tragically) too many who can identify with another kind of parenting hell -- watching your child spiral toward insanity.

WATCH: Bill Moyers' Blistering Words About The NRA

Posted 09.22.2012 | Media

PBS' Bill Moyers had blistering words for the National Rifle Association in the wake of the deadly shootings in Colorado. Moyers placed partial bla...

WATCH: Ann Curry Returns To Television

Posted 07.21.2012 | Media

Ann Curry made her first appearances on NBC News on Friday and Saturday since her removal as the co-anchor of "Today," reporting on the mass shooting ...

Ann Curry Returns To 'Today'

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 07.20.2012 | Media

Ann Curry returned to NBC's air and on Friday, reporting live from Aurora, Colorado in her first appearance since she left "Today." Curry spoke to ...

Jennifer Bendery

GOP Congressman: Aurora Shootings Result Of 'Ongoing Attacks On Judeo-Christian Beliefs'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) said Friday that the shootings that took place in an Aurora, Colo. movie theater hours earlier were a resul...