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A look back at the Aurora, Colorado movie theater shooting 5 years later
It was a cool summer night on July 20, 2012 in Aurora, Colorado as "Batman" fans took their seats at the Century 16 movie theater for a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises ." The highly anticipated third installment of the Batman trilogy opened to packed auditoriums at midnight showings
A gun is discharged in a US school about once a week: advocacy group analysis
The gun violence at a California elementary school last week is hardly uncommon in the U.S., which has seen an estimated 220 shootings -- including suicides and accidents -- in schools and colleges since the start of 2013, according to Everytown for Gun Safety, a nonprofit that advocates for gun
Two Students Arrested for Alleged High School Shooting Plot
Two 16-year-olds are being held at Orange County Juvenile Hall in California.
'Far Too Much Planning' Went Into Mass Shooting Plot by 2 Teens on Florida Middle School, Police Say
New details have emerged in the alleged mass shooting plot by two teenagers on a Florida middle school. "Far too much planning" went into the alleged mass shooting plan for The Villages Charter Middle School in Lady Lake, Florida, said Sumter County Sheriff's Capt. James "Chris" Haworth. Two boys
Parents Disarm 15-Year-Old Who Fired Gun at Utah Junior High School: Police
A Utah junior high school was placed on lockdown today after a 15-year-old fired at least one round in a hallway -- but the teen was disarmed by his parents, who came to the school after being concerned that guns had gone missing from their house, police said. Police dispatchers received a 911 call
'TrumpLand,' Michael Moore's October Surprise
Michael Moore's new surprise documentary "Trumpland" was released without warning and without promotion. Still it quickly shot to number one on iTunes and is sending shock waves across the political landscape. Here's my "Nightline" coanchor juju Chang for more of our series "Inside the final 30."
After Orlando Massacre, Interest in Guns in LGBT Community Rises
Pulse nightclub shooting that killed 49 people was seen as a terrorist act and a hate crime, leading many gays and lesbians to buy guns for protection.
State Law Forces U-T Austin to Allow Concealed Handguns in Classrooms
Guns are now going to be allowed on campus at the University of Texas at Austin despite the concerns of the school's president and many of its professors. The new policy comes as a result of a state law that impacts public universities, including the state's flagship campus in Austin. What Does the
The Only Two Living US Mass School Shooters Who Are Not Incarcerated
Adam Lanza killed himself. So did Seung-Hui Cho at Virginia Tech. And so did Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold in Columbine . And Christopher Harper-Mercer in Roseburg. And Elliot Rodger in Isla Vista. If you go down the list of mass shootings at U.S. schools, most of the killers turned the guns on
Book Excerpt: Sue Klebold's Memoir, 'A Mother's Reckoning: Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy'
Excerpted from 'A Mother's Reckoning: Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy' by Sue Klebold, published by Crown. CHAPTER 1 “There’s Been a Shooting at Columbine High School” APRIL 20, 1999, 12:05 P.M. I was in my office in downtown Denver, getting ready to leave for a meeting about college