Shock, misery, and anger rose after a madman went on a rampage at a movie theater in Aurora, Colo. on Friday night.   The theater had been showing a midnight premiere of the new Batman movie “The Dark Knight Rises”. Several of the pictures here depict intense personal grief. Also included here are images of the crime scene, the investigation, and memorial services.  » more photos

Shock, misery, and anger rose after a madman went on a rampage at a movie theater in Aurora, Colo. on Friday night.   The theater had been showing a midnight premiere of the new Batman movie “The Dark Knight Rises”. Several of the pictures here depict intense personal grief. Also included here are images of the crime scene, the investigation, and memorial services.  » more photos

THE BIG PICTURE
Wildfires in western US 
The western United States continues to battle a ferocious wildfire season that has seen record-breaking fires in several states.
(Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post/Associated Press)

THE BIG PICTURE

Wildfires in western US

The western United States continues to battle a ferocious wildfire season that has seen record-breaking fires in several states.

(Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post/Associated Press)