mass shootings

MIAMI  | Mitt Romney says gun laws are not the answer to the recent string of mass shootings. Romney says it’s not about the weapons used in the attacks, but about the individuals who choose to commit violence against others. The Republican presidential candidate spoke hours after a police officer, a gunman and a third […]

Windows are broken at the apartment of the alleged gunman James Holmes, 24, Friday, July 20, 2012 in Aurora, Colo. Authorities report that 12 died and more than three dozen people were shot during an assault at the theatre during a midnight premiere of "The Dark Knight. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

The four weapons recovered following the shootings that killed 12 and left nearly 60 people injured at a suburban Denver theater were purchased by the suspect from retail gun stores in Colorado in the last two months