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Alice Hines

Aurora Mall Had A Troubled History Of Racism

HuffingtonPost.com | Alice Hines | Posted 07.28.2012 | Business

Until last week, the Town Center at Aurora seemed like a typical mall. But the 37-year-old shopping center had problems even before July 20, when a...

Funerals For Two Victims Of Colorado Shooting

AP | AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 09.27.2012 | Denver

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio — A man who saved his girlfriend's life at the Colorado movie shooting was remembered for his selfless sacrifice Saturday, whi...

Catholic Priest Suggests Holmes Possessed By Satan

Religion News Service | David Gibson | Posted 07.28.2012 | Religion

(RNS) A Catholic priest has suggested that Satan may have driven accused killer James Holmes to open fire at a Colorado cinema, continuing the religio...

Maryland Shooting Suspect Wears T-shirt Saying 'Guns Don't Kill People. I Do.'

AP | ERIC TUCKER | Posted 09.27.2012 | Crime

WASHINGTON — To his friends, Neil E. Prescott was a "gentle giant" – a physically towering young man with a background in computers and el...

Aurora Shooting Suspect Was Seeing Psychiatrist

AP | NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 09.26.2012 | Crime

DENVER -- The former graduate student accused in the deadly Colorado movie theater shooting was being treated by a psychiatrist at the university wher...

Body Of Chicago-Area Victim Of Colorado Shooting Returned Home

Posted 07.27.2012 | Chicago

The body of a 27-year-old Chicago-area U.S. Navy sailor who was one of the 12 people killed during the Colorado theater shooting was returned to Illin...

Report: Maryland Police Arrest Man In Possible Mass Shooting Plot (UPDATED)

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 07.27.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Police in Maryland foiled what may have been a shooting plot on the scale of last week's massacre at an Aurora, Colo., movie theater, ac...

One Week After Colorado Shooting, US Government Still Failing to Safeguard America

Michael Shank | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics
Michael Shank

while President Barack Obama has mentioned that assault weapons belong in the hands of US soldiers and not on the streets of America, he has left it to Congress to move forward on an assault weapons ban. That's too bad because Congress isn't remotely close to doing anything.

Gabriel Iglesias Talks Benefit Show For Shooting Victim Caleb Medley

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 07.27.2012 | Denver

Gabriel Iglesias, nationally-known stand-up comic, was so moved by the tragedy of the Aurora shooting that he has announced a benefit show for Caleb M...

Arthur Delaney

Was The Aurora Shooter Collecting Unemployment Insurance?

HuffingtonPost.com | 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.

Police Pleaded For Ambulances On Night Of Shooting

AP | MIKE BAKER | Posted 07.27.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- As the horror unfolded for police first on the scene of the Colorado theater massacre, the officers repeatedly sent out urgent pleas for mor...

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...

Some Critical Ambulance Delays On Night Of Shooting

AP | MIKE BAKER | Posted 09.25.2012 | Denver

DENVER — As police officers pleaded for all available medics to converge on the scene of the Colorado movie theater massacre last week, a two-ma...

Courage Isn't Going to the Movies

Richey Piiparinen | Posted 10.10.2012 | Entertainment
Richey Piiparinen

Let's temper the faux bravery related to eating popcorn. The horror of Aurora--while committed by an individual -- was surely also precipitated by problems with deep societal roots.

Sam Stein

A Game Of Hot Potato Over Gun Laws For Obama, Romney And Congress

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 07.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama and Congressional leaders are in broad agreement that something needs to be done about gun violence in the wake o...

Some Are Too Quick to Criticize the Disabled

David Vognar | Posted 09.25.2012 | Media
David Vognar

That both the liberal Ebert and the conservative Brooks muddle the facts shows that media's image of those with mental disabilities is just about the same, regardless of political affiliation. Clearly we are a long way from treating the disabled as equal citizens.

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...

DENIED: Judge Bars Release Of Alleged Shooter's Records

AP | NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 09.25.2012 | Crime

DENVER — Tightening the secrecy over the year Colorado shooting suspect James Holmes spent studying neuroscience, a judge has barred the Univers...

Olympic Swimmer From Colo. 'So Shaken' By Aurora Shootings

AP | BETH HARRIS | Posted 09.25.2012 | Denver

LONDON — Missy Franklin is dedicating all her Olympic races to her home state of Colorado. The 17-year-old swimmer said Thursday she was affect...

'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...

Congress Honors Aurora Shooting Victims

AP | Posted 09.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Congress has adopted a resolution honoring the Colorado theater shooting victims and the first responders in Aurora. The House and...

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...

Rev. Jackson To Meet With Aurora Shooting Victim's Family

AP | Posted 09.25.2012 | Religion

AURORA, Colo. -- The Rev. Jesse Jackson is visiting Aurora to meet with theater shooting victims and renew his call for a ban on assault weapons. Jac...