In December 2010, Karina Sartiaguin Vargas was shot while standing outside Aurora Central High School. Then sixteen, Karina was left paralyzed below the belly button. As we explained in our recent cover story, "Bullet. Proof.," the teenager eventually began speaking out about gun violence -- even te ... More >>
This week's cover story, "Bullet. Proof.," tells the story of Karina Sartiaguin Vargas, who was shot three years ago outside Aurora Central High School. The bullet wasn't meant for her, but it hit her anyway, paralyzing her from the belly button down. Because Karina was undocumented, she had a hard ... More >>
In December 2010, then-sixteen-year-old Karina Vargas was shot while standing outside Aurora Central High School, where she was a student. The bullet, which was intended for someone else, hit her in the lower back, paralyzing her from the waist down. The shooter, reputed gang member Luis Guzman-Rinc ... More >>
The senseless massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, which took the lives of twenty children, including Olivia Engel, seen here, plus seven adults, instantly stirs terrible memories of the 1999 attack on Columbine High School. On the tenth anniversary of that tragedy, we assembled a horrific roster of sc ... More >>
Karina Vargas.Update: The Aurora Police Department has released the name of the man arrested in the Monday shooting of Aurora Central student Karina Vargas. He's Luis Guzman-Rincon, nineteen, who's likely in this country illegally. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has put a hold on Guzman ... More >>
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