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Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaks during the 113th National Convention of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center on July 24, 2012 in Reno, Nev. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Romney: America Does Not Need New Gun Laws

The politics of guns leapt to the top of the presidential race Wednesday, as President Barack Obama embraced some degree of control of weapons sales and Republican Mitt Romney seemed to suggest an alleged mass killer in Colorado had obtained his weapons illegally even though he hadn’t.

07/26/2012

In this handout provided by the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office, accused movie theater shooter James Holmes poses for a booking photo on an unspecified date in Centennial, Colo. (credit: Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office via Getty Images)

Did Colorado Suspect Practice Shooting Before ‘Batman’ Massacre?

It appears James Holmes, the alleged shooter in the Aurora movie massacre that left 12 dead, practiced shooting before going on his rampage.

07/24/2012

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg holds a press annoucement at Google headquarters in New York on May 21, 2012. (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/GettyImages)

Bloomberg: I Don’t Understand Why Cops Don’t Go On Strike For Tougher Gun Laws

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is again calling on the presidential candidates to come up with a specific plan on gun control.

07/24/2012

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Republican House Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy: Facts First Before Any Gun Bill

Democratic demands for tougher gun control laws in the wake of the Colorado shooting rampage have run smack into the political reality that Congress hasn’t passed strict legislation in more than a decade and has no plans to act this election year.

07/23/2012

President Barack Obama speaks during a visit to the University of Colorado Hospital on July 22, 2012 in Aurora, Colo. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Presidential Campaign Eases Back Into Action Following Shooting Massacre

The acrimonious presidential campaign eases back into action Monday after a weekend pause for the nation to absorb the shock of a horrific mass shooting at a Colorado movie theater.

07/23/2012

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FBI, Homeland Security Find No Terror Plot For More Shootings At Movie Theaters

The FBI and Homeland Security Department have advised law-enforcement officials around the country they’ve uncovered no information to indicate that more shooting sprees were being plotted for movie theaters around the country.

07/21/2012

The Century 16 movie theatre is seen where a gunmen attacked movie goers during an early morning screening of the new Batman movie, "The Dark Knight Rises" July 20, 2012 in Aurora, Colorado. According to reports, 12 people have been killed and over 59 injured. Police have the suspect, twenty-four year old James Holmes of North Aurora, in custody.  (Photo by Thomas Cooper/Getty Images)

Police Around Washington Region Step Up Security In Movie Theaters After “Dark Knight” Shooting

Police in the District of Columbia and elsewhere in the region say they’re stepping up security around movie theaters after a Colorado shooting that left 12 dead and injured at least 50 others.

07/20/2012

An officer keeps watch inside an AMC move theater where the film 'The Dark Knight Rises' is playing.   (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Will Safety Concerns Impact ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ At The Box Office?

Police around the Washington region are beefing up security at movie theaters in the wake of the Friday’s “The Dark Knight Rises” shooting tragedy. But is their presence enough to make you feel safe?

07/20/2012

AURORA, CO - JULY 20:  The Century 16 movie theatre is seen where a gunmen attacked movie goers during an early morning screening of the new Batman movie, "The Dark Knight Rises" July 20, 2012 in Aurora, Colorado. According to reports, 12 people have been killed and over 59 injured. Police have the suspect, twenty-four year old James Holmes of North Aurora, in custody.  (Photo by Thomas Cooper/Getty Images)

Colorado Shooting: Dept. Of Defense Confirms 3 Military Members Wounded, 1 Missing

The U.S. Department of Defense in Washington says three members of the U.S. Armed Forces were wounded in a movie theater shooting in Colorado and one is unaccounted for.

07/20/2012

There are several scenes in Batman lore that have strange parallel to the shooting at the theater in Colorado. (Photo by Junko Kimura/Getty Images)

Violent Parallels Between Shooting And Batman Lore

In “The Dark Knight Rises,” a masked villain leads a murderous crew into a packed football stadium and wages an attack involving guns and explosives. It’s just one of the more haunting scenes in what was one of the most anticipated movies of the summer, if not the year.

07/20/2012

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