iOS app Android app

Colorado Shooting

Aurora Survivors To Wed On Anniversary Of Theater Shooting

AP | Posted 05.09.2013 | Denver

AURORA, Colo. -- A young couple who survived the Aurora theater shootings have scheduled their wedding for the anniversary of the tragedy. Eugene Han...

Boulder Sinkhole: Folsom St. Re-Opened After Weekend Repairs

The Boulder Daily Camera | MITCHELL BYARS | Posted 06.29.2013 | Denver

After working through the weekend, Boulder crews were able to repair and re-open Folsom Street this morning after a water main break on Thursday opene...

Young Coloradans Remember the Victims of VA Tech

Steve Fenberg | Posted 06.16.2013 | Denver
Steve Fenberg

Today, we remember the young victims of the Virginia Tech shooting by committing ourselves to reduce gun violence. Too many mass shootings and daily acts of gun violence have ended young lives for us not to speak out.

Death Penalty For Aurora Shooting Suspect Is Tough Call To Make

AP | DAN ELLIOTT and P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 05.28.2013 | Crime

DENVER — Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting on Thursday rejected an offer from suspect James Holmes to plead guilty in exchange for av...

Colorado Department Of Corrections Chief Shot Dead

AP | P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 05.20.2013 | Crime

By P. SOLOMON BANDA, Associated Press MONUMENT, Colo. -- Colorado's top state prison official was shot and killed when he answered the front door o...

Judge Orders Fox Reporter To Testify In Aurora Shooting Case

AP | CATHERINE TSAI | Posted 03.20.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- A judge on Friday ordered a Fox News reporter to testify about who gave her information about a notebook that the man accused of killing 12 ...

Prosecution To Unveil Evidence Against Aurora Shooting Suspect

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 03.09.2013 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. — The officers struggled to hold back the tears as they recalled the Colorado theater shooting: discovering a 6-year-old girl ...

Pundits, Get Real! Not All Gun Crimes (and Solutions) Are the Same

Paul Heroux | Posted 03.02.2013 | Crime
Paul Heroux

There are different types of gun violence, just like there are different types of diseases. And just like difference types of diseases and illnesses, there are different approaches to reduce gun violence.

Man Had Been Released From Jail Just Before Murder-Suicide

AP | DAN ELLIOTT and STEVEN K. PAULSON | Posted 02.17.2013 | Denver

LONGMONT, Colo. — A Colorado man who had just been released from jail on domestic violence charges shot and killed three people Tuesday, includi...

Keep Gun Control Rising

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 02.16.2013 | Politics
Sanjay Sanghoee

From the fiscal cliff debate to the crisis in Syria, the news cycle and our attention spans will eventually wander. That is why it is all the more important for the Democratic party to keep the pressure up on gun control.

A Look At Gun Violence And Gun Control In Colorado

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 12.17.2012 | Denver

Last Friday's horrific shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. has reignited the gun control debate once again and some high-profil...

Moral Nation: Why Our Constitution Demands Gun Control

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics
Sanjay Sanghoee

We are a highly moral country. We decry torture, we decry discrimination, we decry exploitation, and we decry political suppression wherever in the world it occurs. Then why should we not decry the terror of gun violence?

Hickenlooper: It's Time To Talk Gun Laws

AP | IVAN MORENO and KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 02.12.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- Colorado's Gov. John Hickenlooper said "the time is right" for state lawmakers to consider gun control measures, offering his firmest stance...

Theater Shooting Suspect Asked To Get Notebook Back

AP | Posted 02.09.2013 | Denver

CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Authorities say that attorneys for the Colorado movie shooting suspect called the University of Colorado four days after the...

Holmes Fantasized About Killing 'A Lot Of People' Weeks Before Shooting

Reuters | Posted 02.05.2013 | Denver

(Adds details, background) By Keith Coffman DENVER, Dec 5 (Reuters) - A psychiatrist who treated accused Colorado theat...

Judge Merges 7 Lawsuits Against Theater Chain In Aurora Shooting

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2013 | Denver

By Robert Boczkiewicz DENVER, Nov 26 (Reuters) - A federal judge in Denver on Monday ordered the consolidation of seven lawsuits broug...

Batman Shooting Suspect Hospitalized For 'Half-Hearted' Suicide Attempt

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 11.15.2012 | Crime

James Holmes, the alleged shooter in the Aurora movie theater massacre, was taken to a hospital after running headfirst into a jail cell wall. Law ...

Colo. Shooting Suspect Hospitalized

AP | STEVEN K. PAULSON and DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 11.14.2012 | Denver

CENTENNIAL, Colo. -- A court hearing for the man charged with the Colorado movie theater killings has been postponed after his attorneys said Wednesda...

Restoring Sanity: A Desperate Need for Ammunition Control

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 01.12.2013 | Politics
Sanjay Sanghoee

If medicines and even tobacco are regulated, why is ammunition sold without any type of control?

Colorado Shooting Judge Won't Reveal What's In Package Shooter Sent To Shrink

AP | THOMAS PEIPERT | Posted 12.26.2012 | Crime

DENVER — Prosecutors have added 12 names to the list of people allegedly targeted by the suspect in the Colorado theater shootings, according to...

Funeral For Youngest Aurora Shooting Victim Held Today

Posted 10.23.2012 | Denver

Governor John Hickenlooper (D-Colo.) ordered flags to be lowered to half-staff on Tuesday in memory of the youngest victim of the Aurora theater shoot...

'Pay Czar' Sets Rules For Distribution Of Donations To Aurora Victims

AP | STEVEN K. PAULSON | Posted 12.12.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- A mediator overseeing a dispute over donations to the 12 people killed and 58 injured in the Colorado theater shootings said Monday the majo...

Grandfather Of Aurora Victim Begs For Stolen Photos Back

AP | STEVEN K. PAULSON | Posted 12.03.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- The grandfather of a 6-year-old girl killed during the Aurora theater shootings wants a thief to return pictures of the child that were stol...

Aurora Shooting Survivor Makes Demand Of Candidates

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.01.2012 | Politics

Stephen Barton, who survived the mass shooting in a movie theater in Aurora, Colo., has a message to the presidential candidates before the debate: Co...

Some Aurora Shooting Victims May Visit Theater

AP | P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 09.29.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- Witnesses and people injured in the Aurora theater shooting might be allowed to visit the site where a gunman killed 12 people and injured 5...