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Colorado school shooting victim passes away

Seventeen-year-old Araphoe High School shooting victim Claire Davis died on Saturday afternoon, after she was shot in the face by a fellow student.

Two found dead as Black Forest fire rages in Colorado

Two people are dead and at least 400 homes have been burned in the Black Forest fire raging near Colorado Springs, which has caused the evacuation of at least 39,000 people.

Colorado fire forces evacuation of state prison

Raging fires have forced the evacuation of a state prison southwest of Colorado Springs, as evacuation orders continue to be issued to residents of Canon City.

Rethinking virtual violence

Movies don't kill people, but they make us more likely to do so.
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James Holmes killed 12 people and injured 59 others during his shooting rampage. (RJ Sangosti-Pool/Getty Images)
Some have wrung their hands since last week’s shooting in Colorado about the need to force gun-control laws on our gun-happy society. Much less is said about the glorification of violence in our movies, video games and other pop culture.

Aurora shooting suspect James Holmes in court

"In the end, after he has felt the full force of our justice system, what will be remembered are the good people who were impacted by this tragedy," President Barack Obama told Aurora last night.
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