| Mar 16, 2013
| 8:00 PM
As he stood near the front door of the Sandy Hook Elementary School on the morning of Dec. 14, shattered glass near his feet, Monsignor Robert Weiss knew he was as close to evil as he would ever get.
Newtown police officers had asked the pastor of...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 6:52 AM
DENVER (AP) — The last time Colorado enacted gun control measures was in the wake of the 1999 Columbine High School shooting, and once the laws were on the books there was little acrimony.
The state's latest batch of gun control laws —...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:17 PM
AURORA, Colo. -- In a somber ceremony Friday -- just hours from the one-year anniversary of the exact moment a gunman opened fire in a nearby theater -- family and friends of those lost in the massacre begged for the end of gun violence in this country....
| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:19 PM
About 70 anti-foreclosure activists gathered Saturday afternoon outside the San Marino home of Wells Fargo Chief Financial Officer Tim Sloan, testing a city law against political protest in residential areas that was enacted after a previous demonstration...
| Apr 18, 2013
As social media sites have pelted out news of the Boston bombing, playing fast and loose with the numbers of the dead and injured and amplifying hearsay into a cacophony of confusion, one tweet seemed to say it all: "Dear Journalism: Get yourself together...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 11:17 AM
Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly announcedSaturday that senior starting outside linebacker Danny Spond has told the team he is giving up football because of medical reasons.
Kelly said that the Spond family would release a statement about the...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 5:50 AM
SOUTH BEND — The man who wore jersey No. 13 for three seasons to never forget the tragedy his hometown transcended will put away that symbol of strength — and football — for good.
Senior outside linebacker Danny Spond, in an...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:13 AM
SALISBURY, Md. (AP) — Two men stand anxiously at the classroom entrance and another lies seriously wounded beside a wall outside. "Don't come down here, I'm telling you — I'll kill 'em," a man inside the classroom shouts to officers snaking...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:17 PM
In a time of tragedy or disaster, many people reflexively reach for their wallets to help. This instinct reflects our best nature.
But as the contributions flow in, there is the inevitable challenge of how to manage and spend the funds wisely. That is...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 6:28 AM
DENVER (AP) — Exactly eight months after dozens of people were shot in a suburban Denver movie theater, Gov. John Hickenlooper will sign new restrictions on firearms in Colorado, signaling a historic change for Democrats who traditionally shied away...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 11:45 AM
“Columbinus” will have the family of Isaiah Shoels in its audience next Friday, March 15.
The documentary play, recently extended at American Theater Company through April 7, is about the school shooting at Columbine High School in...