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Colorado Shooting

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...

SLIDESHOW: Nonprofits Tweet Thoughts, Prayers For Colorado Shooting Victims

Posted 07.20.2012 | Impact

Colorado is reeling from Friday’s senseless shooting at a midnight movie showing of "The Dark Knight Rises." The shooting, which took place at a sub...

Military Members Among Casualties

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 07.20.2012 | Denver

WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon says that some members of the military were either killed or wounded in the Colorado shooting at the Batman movie. Pentago...

Pro-Gun Group Sends Out Unfortunate Message After Mass Shooting

The Huffington Post | Ethan Klapper | Posted 07.20.2012 | Politics

A Twitter account belonging to a journal associated with the National Rifle Association sent out an unfortunate tweet on Friday morning, just hours af...

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...

Statistics Don’t Mean A Damn On Days Like These

Lisa Belkin | Posted 09.19.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

There has been much written about how we are smothering our children, and worrying about the wrong dangers, and cocooning them in bubblewrap. And, statistically, that advice is right. But statistics don't mean a thing on days like these.

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...

ABC Reporter Incorrectly Suggests Possible Tea Party Link In CO Shooting

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.19.2012 | Media

ABC's Brian Ross got himself into trouble on Friday when he incorrectly suggested there may have been a link between the alleged shooter in the Colora...

James Holmes: Police Identify 24-Year-Old Suspect In Denver Shootings

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 07.20.2012 | Denver

The suspect in the Denver movie theater shooting, who allegedly killed a reported 12 people and injured at least 38 at a midnight screening of "The Da...

Hollywood Reacts To Theater Tragedy

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 07.20.2012 | Entertainment

A gunman opened fire early Friday morning in a crowded midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises," killing 12 and injuring at least 59. As the nation...

Witness Says Gunman Shot Anyone Trying To Leave Colorado Theater

Posted 07.20.2012 | Denver

By The ASSOCIATED PRESS AURORA, Colo. — One of the women who escaped a mass shooting at a Denver suburb movie theater says the shooter pointed a ...

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...

Romney Reacts To Colorado Shooting

Posted 07.20.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney said on Friday that he is "deeply saddened" by the tragic shooting in Aurora, Colorado at midnight screenings of the movie "The Dark Knigh...

Obama Reacts To Colorado Shooting

Posted 07.20.2012 | Politics

By KEN THOMAS, ASSOCIATED PRESS MANALAPAN, Fla. — President Barack Obama said Friday he was "shocked and saddened" by a deadly shooting at a subu...

Colorado Shooting: Networks Go Wall-To-Wall On Tragedy

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.19.2012 | Media

News of the horrific movie theater shooting in Colorado caused all three network morning shows to toss out their plans and switch to breaking news mod...

Teen Playing With Gun Accidentally Shoots Friend In Head

KMGH Denver | Thomas Hendrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

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4 Die In Colorado Church, Mission Attacks

AP | JUDITH KOHLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A gunman shot four staff members at a missionary training center near Denver early Sunday, killing two, after being told he couldn't spend the night. ...