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Christian Terrorism

Chris Weigant | Posted 11.30.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

When the perpetrator of terrorism is mainly motivated by his or her own religious views -- say, about abortion -- then it is by definition Christian terrorism. All the killings of abortion clinic doctors and other employees are nothing short of Christian terrorism.

The Most Upsetting Thing About the Planned Parenthood Shooting

Michelle Tang | Posted 11.30.2015 | Politics
Michelle Tang

This man was set off by the irresponsible creation of fear and anger for no better reason than to advance one person or group's specific ideology.

After Colorado Shooting, Renewed Questions On Gun Violence

the New York Times | Kelly Chen | Posted 11.29.2015 | Politics

The governor of Colorado, where a gunman killed three people and wounded nine others in a rampage at a Planned Parenthood clinic last week, called the...

Planned Parenthood Shooting Appears To Have Been Politically Motivated

AP/HuffPost | Chloe Angyal | Posted 11.28.2015 | Politics

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- The man who police say staged a deadly shooting attack on a Planned Parenthood clinic that offers abortion services s...

A Grieving Colorado Officer Is Comforted By A Furry Friend

The Huffington Post | Chloe Angyal | Posted 11.29.2015 | Politics

Huffington Post reporter Ryan Grenoble captured this heartbreaking photo of a crying University of Colorado police officer being comforted by a mascot...

Colorado Survivor Recounts Haunting Moment When Gunman Stared Him In The Eye

The Huffington Post | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 11.28.2015 | Crime

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Right to Life

Monica Bauer | Posted 11.28.2015 | Politics
Monica Bauer

The shooter had help. He had help from an entire movement that has carelessly labeled abortion as "murder" and "baby-killing." Killing abortion providers flows logically from the moment you call abortion "murder" and this labeling has to stop. Now.

2016 Democrats React To Planned Parenthood Shooting

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 11.28.2015 | Politics

Democratic presidential hopefuls reacted to the shooting at a Colorado Planned Parenthood on Friday by reinforcing their support of the nonprofit orga...

CNN Invites Right-Wing Rep To Slam Planned Parenthood During Active Shooting

The Huffington Post | Gabriel Arana | Posted 11.28.2015 | Media

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Colorado Springs Shooting Rampage Leaves 4 Dead, Including Gunman

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 10.31.2015 | Crime

Police in Colorado killed a gunman who began firing at people in downtown Colorado Springs on Saturday morning. Three of the shooter's victims have di...

Shooting Victim Sent Heartbreaking Text To Her Mom Just Before Attack

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 10.21.2015 | OWN

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Did the James Holmes Jurors Get It Right?

Kevin Sali | Posted 08.11.2015 | Crime
Kevin Sali

The law in this area requires decisions that are uniquely individualized -- not only as to the defendant, his offense, and his victims, but also as to each individual juror making the ultimate life-or-death decision.

Colorado Shooting Victim's Girlfriend And Mother 'Hold Each Other Up'

OWN | Posted 02.20.2015 | OWN

College sweethearts Amanda Lindgren and Alex Teves were just beginning their lives together when their love story was cut tragically short. In July 20...

It's Time for Us to Stand Strong

Tom Mauser | Posted 03.05.2014 | Politics
Tom Mauser

Just minutes from Columbine, on the day before the one-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, a gunman walked into his high school. What immediately went through my mind was, "Not again."

Colorado High School Shooter Bought Gun Legally

AP | DAN ELLIOTT and P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 12.14.2013 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A teenager who opened fire at a suburban Denver school, wounding a fellow student before killing himself, entered the schoo...

Colorado School Shooting Leaves Student Wounded, Gunman Kills Self

AP | DAN ELLIOTT and IVAN MORENO | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A teenager who may have had a grudge against a teacher opened fire Friday with a shotgun at a suburban Denver high school, ...

High School Shooter 'Targeted A Specific Teacher': Sheriff

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

A student was left in critical condition after a shooting at Arapahoe High School in Centennial, Colo. on Friday. A 15-year-old girl was taken to a...

When Guns Do Kill People

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Sanjay Sanghoee

America's love affair with guns has now reached a zenith (or a nadir, depending on how you look at it), wherein no amount of carnage seems to be able to change our basic fondness for owning guns.

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...

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...

James Holmes To Get Mental Health Evaluation

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 06.05.2013 | Denver

CENTENNIAL, Colo. -- James Holmes, the former neuroscience graduate student accused of the deadly Colorado movie theater shootings, is headed to the s...

Judge Accepts Theater Shooting Suspect's Plea

Posted 08.04.2013 | Crime

BY DAN ELLIOTT, ASSOCIATED PRESS CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- A judge on Tuesday accepted James' Holmes plea of not guilty by reason of insanity, sett...

The Insanity Defense: James Holmes, the Aurora Shootings and the Psychiatrist's Dilemma

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 07.30.2013 | Crime
Mark Rubinstein

Lawyers for James Holmes, the man accused of killing 12 people and injuring 70 in an Aurora, Colorado movie theater, now say he will change his plea f...

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...