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Colorado Shooting

The Colorado Killer Is Not a Muslim

Ethan Casey | Posted 09.19.2012 | Politics
Ethan Casey

The insistence that something is not political is itself a political gambit, in fact a bullying tactic. And, as a free American, I'm sick and tired of being bullied and told to live in fear.

LISTEN: Frantic Calls Made By First Responders Of Colorado Movie Massacre

Posted 07.20.2012 | Denver

The recordings from the first responders on the scene of the Colorado movie massacre have been released. You can hear the frantic calls by police aski...

Dan Froomkin

Gun Lobby Counts On Short Attention Span

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 07.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The national sense of outrage swiftly passes. That's the lesson of American gun tragedies past. In January 2011, Rep. Gabrielle Giffo...

Local Police Ramp Up Security For 'Dark Knight' Screenings

Posted 07.20.2012 | Chicago

After 12 were killed and nearly 60 others were wounded in a seemingly random massacre at an Aurora, Colo. midnight screening of "The Dark Knight Rises...

Andrea Stone

After Colorado Shooting, Father Of Columbine Victim Asks 'How Many More?'

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 07.20.2012 | Denver

The father of a student killed in the Columbine High School massacre 13 years ago spoke out Friday on the latest gun carnage, this time at a movie the...

LOOK: Aurora Shooting Timeline

Posted 07.20.2012 | Denver

Numerous lives were taken and dozens were injured in a shooting at a midnight screening of "The Dark Knight Rises" at a movie theater outside Denver o...

Arthur Delaney

James Holmes 'Not Friendly,' Neighbor Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 07.20.2012 | Denver

When he returned to his red-brick apartment building in Aurora, Colo., on Thursday afternoon, Zhang Yi said he bumped right into James Eagan Holmes. ...

In the Wake of Tragedy, How Do We Begin to Heal?

Shruti Eva Saini | Posted 01.21.2013 | Denver
Shruti Eva Saini

As more details emerge from the horrific shooting in Aurora, Colorado we'll try to make sense of what happened. But we won't be able to.

Reacting Faithfully To The Colorado Shootings

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 09.19.2012 | Religion
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

If we respond too soon we do not honor those victims who have died, and those who continue to suffer. Instead, our reactions serve the idols of our own agendas and ideas.

Theological Questions About the Colorado Movie Theater Tragedy

Gareth Higgins | Posted 09.19.2012 | Religion
Gareth Higgins

Can we have a conversation here, not about blame and revenge, but about how to re-shape our culture in favor of reconciliation, humanization and less violence?

Obama Makes Proclamation On Victims Of Colorado Shooting

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 07.20.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama on Friday ordered flags at government buildings around the country to be flown at half staff in tribute to victims of the deadl...

Gun Violence in America II: Is Anybody Listening? Does Anybody Care?

Clarence B. Jones | Posted 09.19.2012 | Denver
Clarence B. Jones

The recent shooting in Aurora, Colorado is yet another example of the current epidemic of gun violence in our country. Again, does anybody with community or political stature care about this national epidemic of gun violence?

Batman, Colorado, Guns, Terrorism

Kevin Powell | Posted 09.19.2012 | Crime
Kevin Powell

All the gun control in the world will mean nada if we as Americans do not come together and have a national conversation about the root causes of violence, where it comes from, what fosters it, what each of us does in our own ways to spread it.

Trailer Shown Before 'Dark Knight' Featured Theater Shooting Scene

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 07.20.2012 | Entertainment

Following the shooting deaths of at least 12 people at an Aurora, Colo., theater last night during a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises," a tr...

Ron Dicker

Mass Murders On The Rise

HuffingtonPost.com | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.20.2012 | Crime

The shooting at an Aurora, Colo., movie theater screening of "The Dark Knight Rises" Friday underscored a chilling trend: While gun violence has plumm...

Mark Blumenthal

Will Aurora Shooting Change Minds On Gun Control?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 07.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If recent history is a guide, the mass shooting in Aurora, Colo., on Friday is unlikely to move poll results about guns rights and gun c...

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. CelebBoutique.com, an online retailer base...

Sam Stein

Aurora Police Chief Addresses Tragic Shooting

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 07.20.2012 | Denver

Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates, in a briefing with reporters on Friday afternoon, said that 71 people had been shot in total and 12 had been killed dur...

'We Thought It Was Part Of The Movie'

Posted 07.20.2012 | Denver

Quentin Caldwell, a Colorado man present at the Aurora movie theater when alleged shooter James Holmes unleashed a torrent of gunfire, killing at leas...

LISTEN: Police Scanner Audio From Shooting Captures Chaos

Posted 07.20.2012 | Denver

A two-minute excerpt from police radio conversations captures the chaos as emergency crews responded to the scene of the Aurora, Colo., shooting early...

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...

What Are The Health Effects Of Tear Gas Exposure?

Posted 07.15.2013 | Healthy Living

Before firing into a crowded movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, the gunman now identified as James Holmes reportedly set off a canister of smoke, CNN ...

We Can Save Lives, Whenever You're Ready

Jess Coleman | Posted 09.19.2012 | Teen
Jess Coleman

Obama is right -- this is an opportunity for us to come together as one nation. But for all the president's nice words, come tomorrow, there will be no conversation about how to prevent this from happening again.

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....