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President Barack Obama. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Chooses Colorado As Spot To Press For Gun Measures

In danger of losing congressional momentum, President Barack Obama is drawing attention to Colorado’s newly passed gun control laws as he applies public pressure on Congress to pass similar federal measures.

04/03/2013

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Colorado One Of Few Victories For Gun Control Backers

After a no-holds-barred White House push for sweeping gun control legislation across the country, Democrats have racked up only one victory outside the ideologically friendly confines of the northeast.

03/19/2013

Colorado State Capitol (credit: Jason Hussong)

Gun Control, Violence Dominating Colorado Debate

The Colorado Senate planned to debate a measure Wednesday to encourage more businesses to allow patrons to carry concealed weapons.

01/30/2013

Aurora shooting survivor Stephen Barton shows his scars to the media after a meeting with New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg at City Hall on Oct. 3, 2012 in New York City. Barton, who was shot in the face and neck during the shooting last July that killed a dozen people and wounded 60 in Aurora, now appears in a national "Demand a Plan" ad campaign urging politicians to make gun control a major priority. The ad is sponsored by Mayors Against Illegal Guns, which Bloomberg co-founded.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Aurora Shooting Survivors To Testify In Connecticut

Two survivors of the Aurora theater shooting are expected to testify before a subcommittee of a Connecticut legislative task force looking into gun violence prevention and school safety in response to the deadly Newtown school shooting.

01/28/2013

Sheriff Grayson Robinson (credit: CBS)

Sheriff Grayson Robinson Says Only Courts Can Rule On Gun Control

The Colorado sheriff whose county includes the movie theater where 12 people were killed says law-enforcement officers have no right to ignore gun-control laws unless the courts rule them unconstitutional.

01/22/2013

John Michael Keyes at the School Safety Summit (credit: CBS)

School Safety Summit Held At The State Capitol

Colorado lawmakers are focused on school safety following the shooting in Newtown, Conn., and on Friday they got feedback from some of those closest to the issue.

01/19/2013

File photo of a person holding a gun. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Colorado GOP Calls For Armed Security At Businesses

Colorado Republicans want to require businesses to provide armed security if patrons aren’t allowed to carry their own firearms.

01/16/2013

A aketch from Monday's trial (credit: Bill Robles)

Theater Shooting Families Listen To Police Testimony

A bearded, disheveled James Holmes, the man accused of going on the deadly theater rampage, didn’t appear to show any emotion as officers testified Monday in a packed courtroom.

01/07/2013

In this photo provided by the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office, James Holmes poses for a booking photo on Sept. 20, 2012 in Centennial, Colo. (credit: Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office via Getty Images)

Police: Holmes Was Relaxed, Detached After Theater Shooting

Police officers who arrested James Holmes after the Colorado movie theater massacre described on Monday the suspected gunman, clad in body armor, as unusually relaxed but fidgety at times.

01/07/2013

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Fewer Gun Buyers Seen In Colorado, Connecticut Following Mass Shootings

People who lived in the two states that saw the most deadly U.S. mass shootings in 2012 were less enthusiastic about buying new guns at the end of the year than those in most other states.

01/07/2013

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