| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:56 PM
UPDATE: Police say five, not seven, dead in shooting; gunman acted alone
Seven people -- including the gunman -- are dead after a shooting rampage that ended at Santa Monica College, police said.
Santa Monica Police Chief Jacqueline Seabrooks...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Kindness rained Tuesday morning at Top of the World Elementary School.
Students, teachers and administrators filled the Laguna Beach school's multipurpose room for an end-of-the-year celebration for Rachel's Challenge, a nonprofit that honors people who...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 2:55 PM
When an artist is telling a story about a shooting that killed children in a school, a very real shooting like the one that forever scarred the soul of Columbine High School in Littleton, Colo., that artist has a moral obligation to raise his or her game....
| Feb 8, 2013
| 11:40 AM
You could tell the people from the Columbine community by how they reacted to the many gunshots in the show. Their whole bodies would flinch. And then they would breathe out deeply, compose themselves, maybe put an arm around the person in the next seat...
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 12:57 PM
In the three months following the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, people around the world have raised more than $15 million, spread out over more than 60 funds.
The cash dwarfs fundraising totals that followed last year's movie theatre shooting...
| 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...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:36 PM
A lockout at Columbine High School and nearby schools in Colorado ended at the end of the school day Thursday, and students went safely home, the Jefferson County sheriff's office said.
The alert had been issued earlier in the day after several...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 12:32 PM
As it struggles to deal with the latest deadly school shooting, Colorado finds itself in a familiar place, enmeshed in the ongoing debate over how to control gun violence.
On Saturday, police continued their investigation into the latest attack, the...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 1:01 PM
Ft. Hood, the Texas base that was the site of the worst mass shooting on a military installation, shares a similar sad chapter with Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., where one of the worst civilian shooting massacres took place.