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Jerry Bergevin, New Hampshire Legislator, Links Evolution With Nazis And Columbine

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 01.02.2012 | Politics

A Republican state lawmaker in New Hampshire who introduced legislation to stop the teaching of evolution in schools has claimed that the theory of ev...

Colorado Mall Bomber Pleads Guilty To 1 Count

AP | Posted 12.30.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- A man has acknowledged planting a homemade bomb at a Colorado shopping mall on the 12th anniversary of the Columbine High School shootings. ...

Teen Arrested For Plotting Columbine-Like High School Shooting

Posted 01.18.2012 | Education

A junior high student in Puyallup, Wash. was arrested Thursday for reportedly plotting to shoot up his school Columbine-style. The 14-year-old's p...

Could Stricter Gun Laws Prevent School Shootings?

The Communicator, Community High School Newspaper | Kerry Fingerle | Posted 12.24.2011 | Home

The act of mourning is indeed a process, and in itself a cycle. We have in the recent past experienced this with the tragic shootings in Tucson, Arizo...

Secrets of Columbine

Jeff Kass | Posted 12.21.2011 | Denver
Jeff Kass

I will be speaking on October 23 at a Colorado Authors book festival in Denver. I'll talk about the first days covering Columbine, and what set me on the road to writing the definitive book on the shootings.

Post-Columbine School Discipline Changes Move Forward In Colo.

AP | By IVAN MORENO | Posted 12.19.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- Post-Columbine school disciplinary policies that Colorado lawmakers say lead to mandatory expulsions for things like inadvertently having a ...

Beyond the 9/11 Myth: Dispelling the Fog

James Block | Posted 11.03.2011 | Politics
James Block

It will always be nearly impossible to extract the real meaning and importance of 9/11 from its mythic dimensions because it was -- as it was i...

The NRA: They Apologize for the School Shooting...You Know, That One...

Cliff Schecter | Posted 10.24.2011 | Politics
Cliff Schecter

This would be funny if it weren't so pathetic. Listen as the NRA calls someone, tells them Hillary Clinton, Cuba and perhaps Mars is coming to get their guns.

ABC Will Cover Casey Anthony Without Its Checkbook

Shelley Ross | Posted 10.03.2011 | Media
Shelley Ross

The high cost of paying for interviews has nothing to do with the amount of the check. One can only hope that CBS and NBC follow ABC News as they begin to show the world you can put the toothpaste back in the tube.

Assault Charge For Throwing A Bean Bag Chair In School? One State Is Reconsidering

AP | By IVAN MORENO | Posted 09.27.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- Young students in Colorado schools can face ticketing or charges for scrawling doodles on a desk, accidentally hitting a teacher with a bean...

Columbine and Norway Killings

Jeff Kass | Posted 09.25.2011 | Denver
Jeff Kass

Intersections between the Columbine and Norway killings are barely being touched upon so far, but at least one concerns the fiery issue of gun control.

Norway Killer Lists Favorite Music, Books And Video Games

Posted 09.24.2011 | Arts

In the wake of last week's bombing and massacre in Oslo, Norway, its perpetrator Anders Behring Breivik has come under intense scrutiny. Breivik enume...

The First First Responders

Jeff Kass | Posted 08.13.2011 | Denver
Jeff Kass

SB11-173, Interoperable Communications in Schools, is meant to promote communication between school staffers already on scene and first responders.

America's Deadliest School Massacre Is the One You Never Heard Of

Lev Raphael | Posted 07.16.2011 | Books
Lev Raphael

The toll was 44 killed, 58 wounded. The means were unprecedented. In the end, suicide bomber Andrew Kehoe was that American cliché: the kind of man you'd never expect to go criminally berserk.

'Twilight' Star Tackles Terrible Tragic Shooting

Posted 07.13.2011 | Entertainment

In what is no doubt a just and understandable reaction, great tragedies are often met with concerned -- and often probing -- attention from the media ...

Denver Police Investigating Fourth Grader's 'Columbine' Gun Threat

KMGH Denver | Posted 06.28.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- A fourth-grade boy is under investigation after classmates told parents he made a threat to bring a gun to school. Parents told 7NEWS the...

No Classes At Columbine On Anniversary Of School Shooting

The Denver Post | Posted 06.20.2011 | Denver

LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) - Classes are canceled at Columbine High School in remembrance of those killed in the shootings at the school 12 years ago. T...

Dutch Shooting and Copycat

Jeff Kass | Posted 06.14.2011 | Denver
Jeff Kass

It's hard to read about Saturday's Dutch mall shooting and not wonder about the copycat effect. Just Thursday a 23-year-old man shot and killed 12 (u...

Columbine and Brazil School Shooting

Jeff Kass | Posted 06.08.2011 | Denver
Jeff Kass

HIV and the Third World may be unusual aspects in a Columbine-style school shooting that occurred in Brazil Thursday.

School Shooting HIghlights Incidents Around The World

Posted 06.07.2011 | World

A Brazilian gunman's deadly rampage at a Rio de Janeiro public school left 11 children dead and sent shockwaves throughout the South American nation, ...

New York Teen Gets Prison Sentence For Plotting Columbine-Style School Attack

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. — A suburban New York teenager will spend three to nine years in prison after admitting he plotted a Columbine-type assault on h...

Turning a Pivotal Moment Into a Teachable One

Randy Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Randy Miller

For the educators at my school, this is our moment. We should not use this moment to simply punish students without providing direction.

13 Families -- Life After Columbine

Trey Borzillieri | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Trey Borzillieri

In the aftermath of Tucson... do we have the courage to stay awake for change this time? It has been nearly one month since the tragic shootings ther...

School Shootings: When Things Go Horribly Wrong

Ed Schmidt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Ed Schmidt

We find campus violence so startling because it takes place in environments we like to think are the epitome of safety.

If We All Had Guns, We'd All Be Safer

B. Jeffrey Madoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
B. Jeffrey Madoff

Gun advocates claim that we'd be safer if more people had guns. I agree. In order to assure a safer more crime-free society, teachers should be armed. Students should be armed. Convenience store clerks...