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Mother Of Youngest Victim Will Be Paralyzed

AP | NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 09.29.2012 | Denver

CENTENNIAL, Colo. -- The Colorado woman who lost her 6-year-old daughter in the Aurora theater shooting and suffered a miscarriage is expected to be p...

David Lohr

Read The Criminal Complaint Filed Againts Aurora Shooting Suspect | David Lohr | Posted 07.30.2012 | Crime

Formal charges were filed Monday against James Holmes, the man suspected in the fatal shooting of 12 moviegoers during a recent screening of "The Dark...

David Lohr

Suspected Colorado Shooter Formally Charged | David Lohr | Posted 07.30.2012 | Crime

Prosecutors filed formal charges on Monday against James Holmes, the lone suspect in the fatal shooting of 12 moviegoers during a screening of "The Da...

Man Arrested For Bringing A Gun Into Theater

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 09.29.2012 | Denver

Thornton Police arrested a 48-year-old man after he alarmed movie goers and theater staff for openly carrying a gun into the theater complex. Jam...

Colorado Shooting Suspect To Face Formal Charges

AP | P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 09.28.2012 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes appeared just as dazed as he did in his first court hearing after the deadly Colorado movie theater massacre. ...

Assault Weapons Ban: It's Common Sense

Larry Hirsch | Posted 09.28.2012 | Crime
Larry Hirsch

With all of the important issues dominating the political debate, the economy, health care, International Affairs to name a few it had slipped my mind...

'Dark Knight Rises' Tops Newcomers To Win Box Office

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.29.2012 | Entertainment

Despite much debate on Saturday afternoon over whether the massacre in Aurora, Colo. on July 20 would negatively affect ticket sales for the rest of t...

I Want to Believe This World Is Not Evil

John Buffalo Mailer | Posted 09.28.2012 | Home
John Buffalo Mailer

In times of national fear and existential questions, we need to open up our hearts and minds and really start listening to each other about the world we want to live in, and how to make that world our reality.

21 News Organizations: Unseal Shooting Case Documents

AP | Posted 07.28.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- A group of 21 news organizations is asking a judge to reverse his order sealing court records in the case against James Holmes, the man accu...

'Dark Knight Rises' Composer Writes Song For Aurora

AP | Posted 07.27.2012 | Entertainment

NEW YORK -- "The Dark Knight Rises" composer Hans Zimmer has composed a song dedicated to the Aurora, Colo., shooting victims. Zimmer posted the trac...

ReThink Review: The Watch

Jonathan Kim | Posted 09.26.2012 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

The Watch is obviously fiction, but sadly, when unstable people can buy such powerful weapons, we need to do more than just hope that they'll only be aimed at bad guys and aliens.

Arthur Delaney

Was The Aurora Shooter Collecting Unemployment Insurance? | Arthur Delaney | Posted 07.27.2012 | Crime

Had the suspected gunman who allegedly killed 12 people in an Aurora, Colo., movie theater been collecting unemployment insurance? A wire story dis...

Colorado Companies Exemplify Leadership in Times of Crisis

Gerald McSwiggan | Posted 09.26.2012 | Denver
Gerald McSwiggan

Like many people, I was shocked and saddened to hear about the shooting tragedy that happened last week in Colorado. But as often happens when tragedy strikes, the community, including the business community, came together in Aurora to help those affected by this terrible crime.

Bloomberg: How To Break NRA's Grip On Politicians

Bloomberg | Posted 07.26.2012 | Politics

It has been a week since the massacre in Aurora, Colorado. The two major U.S. presidential candidates spent the past week avoiding the subject of whet...

Will Audiences Head To The Theater This Weekend?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.26.2012 | Entertainment

"The Dark Knight Rises" has earned over $211 million at the domestic box office so far, but the Batman finale is lagging behind the six-day grosses of...

The 10 Bumper-Sticker Gun Debates That Convince Nobody

Russ Belville | Posted 09.25.2012 | Politics
Russ Belville

It's time that we had a real conversation on gun violence in America that goes deeper than the following dumb bumper-sticker arguments that blog comments sections seem to always devolve into.

'He Had A Heart Of Gold'

AP | Posted 09.25.2012 | Denver

PHOENIX — An Arizona man who was among the Colorado movie theater shooting victims was cremated this week, as his father remembered him as havin...

'True Heroes Come With Badges, Not With Capes'

Posted 07.26.2012 | Denver

Aurora Police, first responders, FBI agents and firemen gathered at the victims' memorial site across from the Century 16 movie theater Wednesday nigh...

Commonsense Gun Reform Exists and Time to Discuss It Is Now

Mike Quigley | Posted 09.25.2012 | Politics
Mike Quigley

After such national tragedies, society should engage in a discussion about how to address and potentially prevent such tragedies from happening again. We might not all agree, but this is a Democracy, and this is how public policy is made.

Nugent Unloads On Feinstein, Bill O'Reilly

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.26.2012 | Politics

Outspoken rocker Ted Nugent weighed in Wednesday on last week's mass shooting in Aurora, Colo., giving some colorful comments on both Twitter and radi...

Obama: Assault Weapon Clampdown 'Shouldn't Be Controversial'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.25.2012 | Politics

In one of his most direct statements on gun control since his election, President Barack Obama Wednesday called for a "common sense" approach to assau...

Romney Issues Inaccurate Claim On Aurora Shooting Suspect

AP | KASIE HUNT | Posted 09.24.2012 | Politics

LONDON -- Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Wednesday said many of the weapons obtained by the shooting suspect in Colorado were obtain...

Learning All the Wrong Lessons From Aurora

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 09.24.2012 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

Faithful Democrats are criticizing Obama because he has not used the latest massacre to push for gun control. Even after more than three years of proving the success of running the long game (see DADT, gay marriage, Iraq), Democrats insist on being both impatient and impractical.

Stop Calling the Aurora Shooter 'Evil'

Peter Finocchiaro | Posted 07.22.2013 | Media
Peter Finocchiaro

By treating the shooter as simply an evil man -- and evil, of course, is irreducible, irrational, operates not on reason but perversions of morality -- we also reduce the actual shooting to a force of nature, beyond our capacity to understand.

Gun Control Still Unpopular on Talk Radio in Wake of Aurora Shooting

Jason Salzman | Posted 09.24.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

You'll be happy to know lunacy hasn't been the norm on the conservative airwaves since the shooting. The response, especially among local conservative talk show hosts, has been more muted, respectful of the victims.