James Holmes

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...

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...

Pictures Of The Day: 13th March 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 13.03.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

Pictures Of The Year: The Best Photos And Images From 2012

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 27.12.2012 | UK

It's been an incredible year for photography and over the past 12 months we have been fortunate and also unfortunate enough to witness some of the mos...

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...

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...

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...

Huffington Post Picture Desk Live: 21st September 2012

Posted 20.11.2012 | UK

Scroll down for some of the best news and sports pictures from around the world, brought to you by the Huffington Post UK's own picture editors Elliot...

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...

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...

Obama Promised 'Out of This Darkness a Brighter Day Will Come' - It Won't

Michael Buerk | Posted 26.09.2012 | Home
Michael Buerk

It's time we grew up and started to look at the world through adult eyes. We don't need guns, or superheroes, or, for that matter, God.

What Aurora Will Mean for November

Damon Boughen | Posted 24.09.2012 | UK Politics
Damon Boughen

To begin I would like to express, from the very marrow of my bones, my sincerest condolences to those affected by the shootings in Aurora, Colorado. I also apologise in advance if this article seems insensitive in how short a period it has been since the shooting.

Ray Of Hope: Baby Born To Critically Injured Aurora Shooting Victim (PICTURES)

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

A woman whose husband was critically injured in the Aurora shooting last week has given birth to the couple’s first baby. Katie Medley, 21, was ...

Gun Sales Spike In Colorado After 'Batman' Massacre

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK

Colorado residents are flocking to buy weapons since last week's mass shooting in Aurora, according to official figures. Applications for backgroun...

Christian Bale Visits Victims Of Aurora Shooting (PICTURES, VIDEO)

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

Christian Bale has paid a visit to victims of the Dark Knight Rises shooting in Aurora. The actor, who portrayed Batman in all three of Christophe...

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...

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...

Batman Shooting: Christopher Nolan Condemns James Holmes' 'Savage Act'

WENN | Posted 21.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Moviemaker Christopher Nolan has broken his silence following the midnight massacre at the screening of his new film The Dark Knight Rises. Devasta...

The Internet Gets The Wrong James Holmes, Three Times

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK

In the race to identify the alleged Aurora gunman James Holmes, perfectly innocent people were mistakenly drawn into the hunt via Facebook and Twitter...