Local Family Declines Invite To Colorado Theater Re-OpeningThe family of a Crystal Lake native killed in last summer's Colorado movie theater shooting is declining an invitation to attend the theater's re-opening this week.
Tribune Apologizes For Badly-Timed 'Broom-Hilda' CartoonThe Chicago Tribune issued an apology this week, after running a Broom Hilda cartoon that seemed to be in bad taste following the Colorado movie massacre -- even though it was written well beforehand.
Colorado Movie Massacre Victim's Body Returns Home To Crystal LakeThe body of Colorado movie massacre victim John Larimer was returned to his hometown Thursday with a procession and greeting not unlike those given local residents who have died in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Big Jump In Gun Card Applications In Illinois Since Colorado MassacreSince the mass murders in Colorado, interest in owning a gun appears to have spiked here in Illinois.
Body Of Local Colorado Movie Massacre Victim Returned To Chicago AreaOne of the 12 people killed in the Colorado movie massacre last Friday is being brought home to the Chicago area for his funeral and burial.
Quinn Seeks Prayers For Bereaved, Gun Control After Colorado Movie MassacreGov. Pat Quinn is seeking prayers for the bereaved in the Colorado movie massacre, and gun control legislation, which he hopes might alleviate some of the violence in the U.S.
Local Expert: Expect Tighter Security At Movie Theaters After Colorado MassacreA local security expert says expect to see changes at movie theaters in the wake of the shooting in Colorado.
Aspiring Sportscaster Killed In Colorado Shootings One of the 13 people killed in this morning's shooting at a Colorado movie theater was Jessica Ghawi, an aspiring sportscaster who worked under the name Jessica Redfield.
Man With Alleged Ties To Terrorist Group Arrested At O'HareA Colorado man was arrested at O’Hare International Airport over the weekend, on charges that he planned to fight on behalf of a terrorist group in Uzbekistan.