"It took me several times reading it for it to hit me that it was for real," Terra Pinkard said of the text from husband Josh Pinkard.
"I remember feeling really scared that he could be around any corner, because we weren’t sure exactly where he was."
Chelsea Sobolik, 29, Fort Collins, Colorado. Aurora theater shooting, July 20, 2012. Chelsea Sobolik had just come off a
Americans who live through mass shootings often need extensive mental health treatment. Charity can't pay for it all.
"That's the kind of reckless language that creates division, it doesn't bring people together."
Jurors ruled in favor of Cinemark USA Inc in the lawsuit filed by more than two dozen surviving victims and relatives of the dead, court spokesman Rob McCallum said on Twitter.
Guns. Where to begin? The very word is loaded, pun intended. There is always a why, a reason, for even to the most horrific, mind-boggling and seemingly senseless of situations. Even when it's the murder of 20 small children in Newtown, Connecticut a few weeks before Christmas, 2012.
She accused the Democratic presidential candidate of laughing about gun violence and having no compassion for victims.
Traveling from city to city in the U.S. and having the gut wrenching task of asking people to relive their most heartbreaking moments, I began to see through the smoke and mirrors the NRA has so masterfully created.
Breaking bad habits requires discipline. That's what it's going to take to get major media outlets and big-time journalists to stop giving fame and celebrity status to rampagers -- the mass shooters who are killing and debilitating innocent victims at epidemic proportions.
Thirty minutes before a gunman opened fire in a crowded movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, in 2012, Jessica Ghawi sent her last words to her mother.
We're all here because we've been lucky, but we're taking it for granted. This kind of thing cannot happen again. Children should not feel the need to practice having a conversation with someone who wants to kill them. Teachers should not be asked to die for their students.