Aurora Shooting

Baptist Pastor To Raffle AR-15 Semi-Automatic Rifle

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK

It’s just your usual church raffle - meat hamper, beginner’s crochet kit, AR-15 semi-automatic rifle... Later this month Grace Baptist Church ...

US Politician Sparks Furore Over Colorado Cinema Shooting Comments

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- A Republican state senator in Colorado has claimed it was "maybe a good thing" that James Holmes, the alleged gunman in the Aurora theatre...

Nonchalance the Painful Norm

Adam Isaacs | Posted 16.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Adam Isaacs

Fear is a key weapon used by NRA and alike gun lobby's. They love the old, 'you vote against us you'll lose your seat' ploy. Unlike the electorate, they don't forget which way you voted and seat targeting commences.

Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty For Aurora Shooting Suspect

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.04.2013 | UK

Prosecutors have said they will seek the death penalty for James Holmes, the man accused of killing 12 people in an Aurora cinema during a screening o...

Say It With Guns: Weapon Used In Sandy Hook Shooting Becomes A Christmas Gift Favourite (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK

As the world takes to Twitter, Facebook and Instagram on Boxing Day to show off its Christmas presents, it seems one gift in particular is standing ou...

So Guns Don't Kill People, Do They?

James Christie | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK
James Christie

I wasn't in Newtown, Connecticut last night, but I was in Dunblane, and as soon as BBC Scotland correspondent Colin Blane heard of the attack which ki...

Blood of Connecticut Shooting is on America's Hands

Alex Finnis | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Alex Finnis

At the time of writing, newspapers report 27 dead, including 18 children, at Sandy Hart Elementary School in Hartford, Connecticut. They are victims ...

Colorado 'Batman Shooter In Half-Hearted Suicide Attempt'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK

The man accused of killing 12 people in the Aurora cinema massacre was briefly hospitalised after running headfirst into a jail cell wall. James H...

Colorado 'Batman Shooter' In 'Half-Hearted' Suicide Attempt

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK

The man accused of killing 12 people in the Aurora cinema massacre has been hospitalised after running headfirst into a jail cell wall. James Holm...

Fresh Booking Picture Shows James Holmes With Brown Hair

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.09.2012 | UK

James Holmes, the man accused of carrying out the mass shooting in Colorado in July, has appeared in a new booking shot, released by the Arapahoe Coun...

Man Arrested For Taking Loaded Gun And Knives To Batman Screening

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 08.08.2012 | UK

Just weeks after the horror of the Aurora massacre, a movie-goer has been arrested after allegedly taking a satchel full of weapons into a screening o...

PICTURES: Wade Michael Page Identified As Sikh Temple Shooting Suspect

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 06.08.2012 | UK

A 40-year-old ex-soldier called Wade Michael Page has been identified as the suspect who shot dead six in a Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, on Su...

Aurora Batman Shooting Suspect Charged With Murder

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.07.2012 | UK

James Holmes, the man suspected of opening fire and killing 12 people at a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises, has been charged with 24 count...

Are Mass Killings Contagious?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 23.09.2012 | UK
Dr Raj Persaud

There are many who will be furious at the attempt to diagnose mass killers, believing this is a way of them 'getting off' or of eluding responsibility. But since the vast majority of those diagnosed with any psychiatric disorder are not violent, personal responsibility probably still has a role to play, even if psychotic processes can be found in these killers.

Conspiracy Theories Swirl Over Batman Shooting

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK

It’s traditional for conspiracy theories to flood the internet after a major crime – and sure enough, there are a few bouncing around following th...

Dazed And Confused: Aurora Batman Shooting Suspect Appears In Court (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK

James Holmes, the man suspected of opening fire and killing 12 people at a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises has appeared in court. Dre...

Aurora - The Tragedy Where We Live

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 22.09.2012 | UK
Jon-Christopher Bua

All citizens worldwide are affected by the violence that ripped to pieces the lives of scores of innocent victims, their families and friends in the Colorado town of Aurora and far beyond its borders.

Mother Of 6-Year-Old Heartbroken To Learn Of Daughter's Death

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK

Six-year-old Veronica Moser-Sullivan was one of the 12 victims of the Batman massacre in Aurora, near Denver – and on Sunday her young mother, who w...

Thousands United In Grief During Open Air Vigils For Aurora Shooting Victims (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK

Thousands of mourners last night attended an open-air vigil for the 12 victims of the Colorado shootings. Cheers rang out as the names of the vict...

Girl, 6, Among Dead As The 12 Killed In Batman Massacre Are Named

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK

Just five days ago blue-eyed Veronica Moser-Sullivan, age six, was boasting about learning to swim – but her life was cut tragically short. She w...

Suspected Gunman's Apartment Block 'Booby-Trapped', Say Police

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK

The apartment of James Holmes, the suspected gunman in the Aurora shooting, has been ‘booby-trapped”, according to local Police. At least 12 pe...