In Wake Of Aurora Shooting, Gun Control Group Calls On Obama, Romney To LeadA prominent gun control group on Thursday called on President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney to lead a search for solutions to gun violence, upping the political pressure on the White House hopefuls to take a decisive stance after the mass shootings in Colorado.
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.
Colorado Shooting Victim Was To Pursue Masters At University Of MarylandPetra Anderson was going to study in the graduate program at Maryland's School of Music, according to the ABC-7 report. She was shot in the head, but is expected to recover.
James Holmes Received $26K Grant From Bethesda-Based National Institutes of Health NIH gave the graduate student a $26,000 stipend and paid his tuition for the highly competitive program in Neuroscience at the University of Colorado in Denver.
Opinion: Theater Shootings: A Politicized American TragedyPersons who only make our nation’s bad times worse by spewing ill-timed hate and prejudice ought to keep their microphones turned off.
Colo. Massacre Suspect Silent As He Heads To Court As the suspected gunman in the Colorado theater massacre heads to his first court appearance Monday, authorities have disclosed that he is refusing to cooperate and that it could take months to learn what prompted the horrific attack on midnight moviegoers at a Batman film premiere.
'Lone Gunman' Situations A Policing NightmareHe's hard to pick out of a crowd. He has no criminal record. Often, he hasn't told anyone about his plans. He's compiled a weapons cache legally. He doesn't show up on any law enforcement radar until after he's acted.
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?
Colorado Shooting: Dept. Of Defense Confirms 3 Military Members Wounded, 1 MissingThe 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.
PHOTO GALLERY: 13 Dead After Mass Shooting In Aurora, Colorado Movie Theater13 people are dead after a mass shooting took place in a movie theater shortly after midnight. As tragedy unfolds, families across the nation are forced to face the unsettling feeling that it may not even be safe to go see Batman.
President Obama: "Shocked And Saddened" Over Mass Theater Shooting, 12 Dead, 9 In Critical Condition, Suspect IdentifiedPresident Obama has been informed by his staff of the shooting in Aurora, Colorado that has claimed the lives of at least 14 people, with reportedly 9 people in critical condition. Police have a suspect, James Holmes, in custody.