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  • New things we learned about Colorado theater shooting 
    Updated: Apr-28-15 3:49 am

    CENTENNIAL, Colorado - Opening arguments in the Colorado theater shooting trial revealed a torrent of new details about James Holmes and the 2012 attack that killed 12 and injured 70. The judge had ordered attorneys not to talk about many details until the trial started. So instead of a rehash of what everyone already knew, the first day of the trial was full of revelations:

  • As theater shooting trial opens, gun debate dwindles 
    Updated: Apr-25-15 11:29 am

    DENVER - When a gunman opened fire inside a packed movie theater in July 2012, killing 12 and injuring 70, it did more than spread fear and heartbreak across the Denver suburbs. It helped revive the national debate over gun control.

  • Colorado shooting survivors turn to faith, forgiveness story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-24-15 4:01 am

    DENVER - Nearly three years have passed since James Holmes, wearing body armor, opened fire in a deadly attack at a packed Colorado movie theater, and survivors and relatives of the 12 moviegoers who died are still trying to make sense of the shooting.