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Did A Teen Redditor Break The Aurora Shooting Story?

Posted 07.20.2012 | Teen

In an unbelievable display of citizen journalism, an 18-year-old Reddit user shared up-to-the-moment coverage of yesterday's Aurora shooting through t...

Boutique Tweets Joke About Colorado Shooting

Posted 07.21.2012 | Style

Amongst the many heartfelt tweets posted about the tragic shooting in Aurora, Colorado, one caught our eye., an online retailer base...

How You Can Help Victims Of Colorado Theater Shooting

Posted 07.30.2012 | Impact

Residents of Aurora, Colo., are mourning the loss of the 12 victims who were tragically shot and killed Friday at a midnight showing of the “The Dar...

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 ...

Why the Gun Control Debate Doesn't Do Justice to Colorado Killings

Michael Shank, Ph.D. | Posted 09.19.2012 | Politics
Michael Shank, Ph.D.

The tragic Colorado theater shooting must stimulate a debate on more than mere gun control. Here's why.

Forum Posts 'Egging On' Colorado Theater Shooter Likely A Hoax [UPDATE]

Posted 08.03.2012 | Crime

[UPDATE]: has responded to the alleged posts, telling The Huffington Post that they are indeed a hoax and do not exist: The Colorado ‘Da...

PHOTO: Facebook User Posts Ticket Stub From Batman Movie Tragedy

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 07.20.2012 | Technology

Around 12:30 a.m. on Friday, an armed man entered a Century 16 movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, where the midnight premier of the latest Batman film...

Statistics Don’t Mean A Damn On Days Like These

Lisa Belkin | Posted 09.19.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

There has been much written about how we are smothering our children, and worrying about the wrong dangers, and cocooning them in bubblewrap. And, statistically, that advice is right. But statistics don't mean a thing on days like these.

Tragedy In A Theater | Posted 07.20.2012 | Home

Talk of a masked gunman will have instantly reminded anyone who has watched trailers of “The Dark Knight Rises,” or who saw its predecessor, “Th...

Religious Reactions To Colorado Shooting On Twitter

Posted 07.20.2012 | Religion

At a midnight opening of the Batman movie "The Dark Knight Rises" a gunman killed 12 people and injured at least 50 others last night in Aurora, Color...

Jennifer Bendery

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

Gun Violence Is Not Normal. Or Patriotic.

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 09.19.2012 | Politics
Robert L. Cavnar

It's time for sane adults to insist that we elect sane adults who will act like sane adults and implement sane policy. There is no reason for us to be the most violent nation on earth (except for maybe Somalia), where gun violence is the norm.

Strange Sounds Of Auroras Explained In New Study

Posted 07.27.2012 | Science

The northern lights of Earth are more than just dazzling light shows — they also generate their own strange applause too, a new study reveals. The...

Former DARE Officer Gets 3 Years

Posted 07.06.2012 | Denver

A former DARE police officer was sentenced to three years in prison Thursday after pleading guilty to sexual exploitation of a child. Officer Mich...

WATCH: Sweden's Night Sky Swirls With Spectacular Color

Posted 06.25.2012 | Science

By: Denise Chow Published: 06/24/2012 09:28 AM EDT on An incredible time-lapse video three years in the making has captured the bewitc...

Over 500 Signatures Demanding a Town Hall in Aurora Delivered to Rep. Coffman

Alice Cochran | Posted 08.18.2012 | Denver
Alice Cochran

A group of constituents presented Representative Mike Coffman with a petition asking for a town hall meeting in Aurora. The petition has more than 500 signatures and comments requesting the Congressman answer their questions.

Gaylord v. the Kids

Joel Judd | Posted 06.28.2012 | Denver
Joel Judd

Aurora wants to give the Gaylord hotel company a big subsidy to build a hotel next to Denver International Airport. Is Colorado better off using money for the kids or giving it to Gaylord?

LOOK: First Photo Of Auroras On Uranus

| Sid Perkins | Posted 04.14.2012 | Science

WASHINGTON – For the first time, scientists have captured images of auroras above the giant ice planet Uranus, finding further evidence of just how ...

Colo. Death Row Inmate Argues To Overturn Death Sentence

Posted 03.22.2012 | Denver

One of the three men on Colorado's death row asked a federal court Tuesday to overturn his death sentence citing mental illness. Nathan Dunlap, 37...

WATCH: Sun Delivers Solar Flare One-Two Punch

Posted 03.08.2012 | Science

By: Tariq Malik Published: 03/07/2012 07:31 AM EST on The sun unleashed a cosmic double whammy Tuesday (March 6), erupting with two ma...

WATCH: New Aurora Borealis Looks Amazing From Space

Posted 03.05.2012 | Science

By: Staff Published: 03/05/2012 01:44 PM EST on If you've ever been awestruck by the sight of the northern lights dancing ov...

Solar Storm Study Spotlights Risk Of Catastrophe

Posted 03.01.2012 | Science

An aurora borealis may be beautiful, but can there be too much of a good thing? A new study published in the journal Space Weather analyzed the freque...

Sexist Leap Day Fun

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.30.2012 | Home
Chris Weigant

Aurora, Illinois used to be famous for its Leap Day fun, when the unmarried women took over the town and arrested all the unmarried men for the "crime" of being a bachelor. Yes, you read that right.

PHOTOS: Rocket Launched Into Aurora Borealis Makes For Spectacular Photos

Posted 02.21.2012 | Science

By: Staff Published: 02/21/2012 07:17 AM EST on A team of scientists launched a small rocket into an eye-popping northern ligh...

George Washington's Biggest Critic

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.21.2012 | Media
Chris Weigant

When Washington died, the phrase which spread the country was: "First in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen." While this may be almost universally true today, it was not when the man held office.