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Aurora Theater Shooting

Jaweed Kaleem

Prayer Vigils Planned After Colorado Shooting

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 12.10.2012 | Religion

UPDATE: Rhonda Fields, the Colorado state representative who was organizing a prayer vigil Friday night in Aurora, has delayed the city's official vig...

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...

Romney Calls For Unity

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 09.19.2012 | Politics

BOW, N.H. — Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney says Friday is a time to grieve and remember the lives lost in the Colorado shootings....

Hollywood's Response To 'Dark Knight Rises' Murders

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 09.19.2012 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — The movie industry grappled Friday with the deadly Colorado shooting at a midnight screening of "The Dark Knight Rises," as one of th...

'Dark Knight Rises' Earns $30.6 Million From Midnight Shows

Posted 07.20.2012 | Entertainment

"The Dark Knight Rises" earned $30.6 million from its midnight screenings around the country on early Friday morning, a record-breaking number that ha...

Obama And Romney Campaigns, Super PACS Pull Ads In Wake Of Colorado Shooting

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.20.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama, Mitt Romney and the super PACs affiliated with both candidates announced Friday they are halting their advertising in the wak...

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...

Andrea Stone

Ed Perlmutter, Aurora Congressman, Supports Tough Gun Laws

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 07.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Ed Perlmutter, who represents Aurora, Colo., where a gunman opened fire at a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises," originall...

Luke Johnson

Obama Makes Statement On Aurora Shooting

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 07.20.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama spoke on the Aurora, Colo., mass shootings on Friday in Fort Myers, Fla., where he had expected to hold a campaign event but i...

Politicians React To Colorado Shooting

Posted 07.20.2012 | Politics

The tragic shooting in Aurora, Colorado sparked an outpouring of reaction from within the political community on Friday. The AP relays background ...

Gun Control, Rio De Janeiro, Colorado, and the USA

Matthew Chapman | Posted 09.19.2012 | Denver
Matthew Chapman

As someone who grew up in a place where guns designed to kill people are more or less banned and where no one feels that some essential freedom has been lost -- on the contrary, freedom from fear is cherished -- I often wonder what it will take for Americans to absolutely reject organizations that are obsessed with the Second Amendment, all their ideas, and anyone who supports their morbid love of an element of the constitution that is anachronistic, poorly written, unclear, and insanely stupid given modern weaponry. After which, we could actually start to do something to save the approximately 30,000 lives lost to gunshot wounds every year, many of them children.

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'

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...

David Lohr

What We Know About James Holmes (UPDATED)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 07.20.2012 | Crime

UPDATE 1:30 p.m. -- The Poway Unified School District has issued a statement, confirming reports that James Holmes was a graduate of Westview High S...

How News Of The Horrific 'Batman' Shooting Spread

Posted 07.20.2012 | Technology

A terrifying tragedy unfolded at a midnight screening of the new Batman film in the Denver suburb of Aurora, Colorado on Friday morning. A masked gunm...