Tag Archives: Aurora

How to talk with children about the movie theatre tragedy

By on July 26th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:36 am

As the investigation into the Colorado movie theatre shooting continues, many parents may wonder just how much exposure their children should have to the news coverage.  Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Blake Alderman talked with a child psychiatrist. Dr. Elias H. Sarkis, who gives some […]

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Shooting rampage in Colorado movie theatre leaves 12 dead and 59 injured

By on July 20th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:40 am

Details are continuing to surface in the late night shooting spree at a movie theatre in Aurora, Colorado.  During the midnight premier of “The Dark Knight Rises” a lone gunman entered the theatre, hurled a gas canister and then began shooting using an assault rifle, […]

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Gainesville “Dark Knight” fans unaffected but GPD increases security near theatre

By on July 20th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:36 am

Despite the tragic shooting in Auroa Colorado, Gainesville theatre experienced sold out show for the “Dark Knight Rises.”  As Florida 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Corey Brooks reports, people attending the movie today are not linking the tragic shooting with the newest Batman movie. […]

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Avoiding pitfalls when covering unfolding disaster stories

By on July 20th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:36 am

Since the shooting rampage at Columbine High School the country refers to the school simply as “Columbine.”  When people say Virginia Tech, one of the first images that comes to mind is the deadly shooting that occured there.  These are just two […]

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