| Aug 28, 2012
| 11:17 AM
"It can't happen here."
From the safety of suburban Maryland, it is only natural to think that random shootings erupting in movie theaters in Colorado will not visit our neighborhoods. Safe, quiet, stable communities are not the places we imagine when we...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 1:14 PM
The shotgun that Robert Wayne Gladden Jr. allegedly used in last week's shooting at Perry Hall High School wasn't registered with the state. Under Maryland law, that wasn't required.
Police also say the 15-year-old Gladden should never have been able...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 2:47 PM
Nearly 600 students filled Top of the World's multipurpose room Friday, to hear about the importance of spreading kindness.
Ali Nourbakhsh, from Rachel's Challenge, gave an interactive speech to show how a small kind act could spur a chain reaction....
| Sep 27, 2012
| 1:57 PM
The images are still hard to look at, the day a massive shooting unfolded at Columbine High School in Colorado.
Today, students at Pioneer Elementary in Sacramento watched Rachel Scott’s story; she was the first student killed in the 1999 massacre....
| Jul 20, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Typically, Orioles first-round draft pick Kevin Gausman tries to hide the fact that he’s from Aurora, Colo., the site of Friday’s tragic movie theater shooting.
“I say that I’m from Centennial, [Colo.], because Centennial’...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 11:10 AM
I met my deadline this week. I turned in a particularly entertaining rant about Hollywood and her lack of creativity.
Then we got news about the shooting in an Aurora, Colo., movie theater that left 12 dead and dozens more wounded.
So we’ll save...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 3:16 PM
(Reuters) - Here is a timeline of some of the worst shooting incidents carried out by one or two gunmen around the world in the last 25 years:
March 13, 1996 - BRITAIN - Gunman Thomas Hamilton burst into a primary school in the Scottish town of...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 8:01 PM
Julia Vojtsek was watching "The Dark Knight Rises" with her boyfriend, John Larimer, on Friday at the Century 16 movie theater in Aurora, Colo., when a gunman fired into the audience.
Larimer, a 27-year-old Navy sailor from Crystal Lake, immediately...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 5:00 AM
JEFFERSON COUNTY, COLO. -- In the hot midday sun, two women stood alone at the simple stone memorial honoring those lost just across the field at Columbine High School 13 long years ago. Cyd Ovens read the inscriptions honoring the 12 students and one...
| Jan 12, 2011
Anyone who has been raised under the sway of a spiritual belief system -- Christian or Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist or pagan -- knows that when a crisis arises, one thing you do is listen for a sound. A still, small......
| Jan 19, 2012
Newt Gingrich is not a poster child for family values. If we didn't know that already, his ex-wife Marianne Gingrich has been making it crystal clear in interviews with ABC News and the Washington Post, saying Gingrich wanted an "open......