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Why The Alleged Aurora Shooter's Defense Could Work

AP | P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 10.30.2012 | Crime

DENVER -- If James Holmes pleads not guilty by reason of insanity, prosecutors wanting to prove that he methodically carried out a deadly Colorado mov...

Aurora Shooting Victims To Speak About 'Behind-The-Scenes' Events

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 10.28.2012 | Denver

AURORA, Colo. — Anguished family members of some of the Colorado theater shooting victims lashed out at a fundraising campaign Tuesday, saying i...

Families Planning Joint Press Conference

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 10.27.2012 | Denver

DENVER — Relatives of some of the people killed in the Colorado movie theater shootings plan to speak publicly Tuesday about unspecified events ...

Friendly Fire: What NYC Shooting tells us about Cops, Guns, and Armed Citizens

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 10.25.2012 | Politics
Sanjay Sanghoee

The fact is that the NYPD's frank admission makes the case for gun control even stronger. What happened in New York City is an example of the mayhem that ensues when guns are used in any situation.

Are Guns Killing Our Freedom Instead of Defending It?

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 10.24.2012 | Politics
Sanjay Sanghoee

The real freedom we need is the freedom to be able to walk around without the fear of our fellow citizens shooting us by design or accident.

What Should Be Done With Aurora's Century 16 Theater?

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 08.21.2012 | Denver

By ASSOCIATED PRESS AURORA, Colo. -- The Denver suburb of Aurora is asking residents what should be done with the movie theater where 12 people wer...

Matt Ferner

Aurora Shooting Survivor Writes 'Healing' Song In Wake Of Tragedy

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Ferner | Posted 08.21.2012 | Denver

Just one month ago, suspected Aurora theater shooter James Holmes allegedly opened fire on movie-goers in Aurora's Century 16 theater watching a midni...

Aurora Theater Shooting: One Month Later

Posted 08.20.2012 | Denver

On July 20, about 20 minutes into a midnight screening of "The Dark Knight Rises" suspected shooter James Holmes allegedly opened fire on an unsuspect...

Aurora Victim Responds To Rock Star's Shocking Shooting Comments

Posted 08.17.2012 | Denver

Carli Richards, a survivor of the Aurora movie theater shooting that last month left 12 people dead and 58 injured, has a message for Megadeth frontma...

Suspected Aurora Shooter Officially Evicted From His Apartment

Posted 08.16.2012 | Denver

Aurora theater shooting suspect James Holmes has been officially evicted from his Aurora apartment as of Wednesday, The Denver Post reports. All of hi...

Should This Professor Be Fired For Aurora Shooting Joke?

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.16.2012 | College

KINGS POINT, N.Y. -- A professor at the United States Merchant Marine Academy faces dismissal for joking about the Colorado movie theater shootings in...

After Three Shootings, America Needs Zero Tolerance on Guns

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 10.14.2012 | Politics
Sanjay Sanghoee

If we are going to take aim at anything, then let it be at America's unhealthy obsession with guns and at the empty arguments against gun control, not at common sense.

Aurora Shooing Case Will Remain Sealed

AP | P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 10.13.2012 | Denver

DENVER — The judge in the deadly Colorado theater shooting case refused Monday to lift a gag order that prevents the University of Colorado from...

Another 'Batman'-Style Shooting Threat

Posted 08.10.2012 | DC

Another Maryland man has been arrested for threatening a "Batman"-style shooting, like last month's mass shooting at a movie theater in Aurora, Colora...

Colorado Man Takes Aurora to the Movies

Patience Salgado | Posted 10.10.2012 | Good News
Patience Salgado

On Saturday, August 11, Jason and his friends will stand in black T-shirts in front of five theaters in the Denver area, hanging out a little goodness to a whole lot of people.

'Son Of Sam' Killer: 'Take The Glory Out Of Guns'

AP | Posted 10.10.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- David Berkowitz says "society has to take the glory out of guns." The "Son of Sam" killer spoke to the Daily News from the maximum secu...

Lawyers: Aurora Suspect May Be Mentally Ill

Reuters | Keith Coffman | Posted 10.09.2012 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Aug 9 (Reuters) - Accused Colorado gunman James Holmes, charged with murder over a shooting rampage last month at a movie theater...

Fourth-Floor Jump A Leap Of Faith (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.10.2012 | College

In a fire that would claim two lives, Alina Raffa made what she called a "split-second decision" to survive. She jumped from her fourth-floor window a...

CA Guns Under Fire

Aaron Sankin | Posted 08.09.2012 | San Francisco

Following the deadly mass shootings in a Colorado movie theater and Wisconsin Sikh temple, the nationwide conversation over gun control has once again...

Gun Control: It's Time to Challenge the Second Amendment

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 10.09.2012 | Politics
Sanjay Sanghoee

In all the rhetoric that flies around, few people seem to consider the Amendment in full.

Media Asks Judge To Unseal University Docs On Accused Colo. Theater Shooter

AP | P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 10.09.2012 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Attorneys for the suspect in the Colorado movie theater shootings said Thursday their client is mentally ill and that they n...

News Outlets Go To Court For Aurora Shooting Documents

AP | P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 10.09.2012 | Media

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Attorneys for the suspect in the Colorado movie theater shootings said Thursday their client is mentally ill and that they ...

Dear Curiosity

Amanda Guinzburg | Posted 10.08.2012 | Home
Amanda Guinzburg

Dear Curiosity: Listen, I understand you just got there but... we kind of need to know now-ish when we can start packing up Earth, so if you could pl...

Why Attention Must Not Be Paid: The Consequences of Obsessive Media Coverage of Criminal Suspects

Jody Lyneé Madeira | Posted 10.08.2012 | Crime
Jody Lyneé Madeira

Right now we are dangerously close to repeating earlier mistakes in granting so much airtime to notorious suspects.

Why Gun Control Isn't Working

Death Race | Posted 10.07.2012 | Politics
Death Race

Gun advocates have successfully been able to make this a debate about FREEDOM, something that's impossible to argue against. Those of you looking to counter them need to find an equally unassailable position, and "Fuck this! We need to banish guns forever!" isn't it.