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Full coverage of the shootings at the midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" in Aurora, Colo.

Monday, Jul 8, 2013 at 12:55 PM PDT

Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty in Aurora Theater Shooting Case

Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty in Aurora Theater Shooting Case

Colorado prosecutors said Monday they plan to seek the death penalty for accused Aurora movie theater shooter James Holmes. Arapahoe County District Attorney George Brauchler said he made the decision after...

Thursday, Mar 28, 2013 at 04:30 AM PDT

Holmes Offers Guilty Plea If Death Penalty Isn't Sought

Holmes Offers Guilty Plea If Death Penalty Isn't Sought

Lawyers for accused Colorado movie theater massacre gunman James Holmes have offered to have their client plead guilty to dozens of counts of murder and attempted murder if prosecutors agree not to seek the...

Tuesday, Mar 12, 2013 at 01:55 PM PDT

Not Guilty Plea Entered for Movie Theater Massacre Suspect

Not Guilty Plea Entered for Movie Theater Massacre Suspect

The judge in the murder case against James Holmes, accused in the deadly Colorado "Dark Knight Rises" movie theater shooting massacre last summer, has entered a not guilty plea on Holmes' behalf after his lawyer...

Friday, Mar 1, 2013 at 01:54 PM PST

Holmes May Plead Insanity in Movie Theater Massacre

Holmes May Plead Insanity in Movie Theater Massacre

Not guilty by reason of insanity. That may be the plea that accused "Dark Knight Rises" movie theater massacre gunman James Holmes could enter later this month, if court filings made public Friday are any...

Friday, Jan 11, 2013 at 02:19 PM PST

Victims' Families Fume at Movie Massacre Case Delay

Victims' Families Fume at Movie Massacre Case Delay

James Holmes, the 25-year-old accused gunman in the "Dark Knight Rises" movie theater massacre, won't have to enter a plea in the murder case against him until March 12, now that a judge has granted a defense...

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013 at 03:47 PM PST

FBI: Holmes' Booby Trap Included Improvised Napalm

FBI: Holmes' Booby Trap Included Improvised Napalm

Police found an elaborate system of booby traps, including improvised napalm, in the apartment of the alleged gunman in the Colorado theater shooting and said that the 25-year-old suspect acted bizarrely in...

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Boy, 6, Dies Days After South Carolina School Shooting

Boy, 6, Dies Days After South Carolina School Shooting

A coroner says a 6-year-old boy has died days after he was critically wounded in a school shooting in South Carolina. Anderson County Coroner Greg Shore said Jacob Hall died about 1 p.m. Saturday. Jacob had...

How to Watch and Listen to Vin Scully's Final Call

How to Watch and Listen to Vin Scully's Final Call

Legendary Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster, Vin Scully, will call the final game of his illustrious career at AT&T Park in San Francisco on Sunday. Here's everything you need to know about his final call and how...

More Rallies, Protests for Alfred Olango

More Rallies, Protests for Alfred Olango

One day after police released video of the controversial deadly shooting of an unarmed black man in El Cajon, civil rights leaders planned a rally in the community.

 LAPD Officer Builds LA Skyline With Legos

LAPD Officer Builds LA Skyline With Legos

Over the last eight years, Jorge Parra has designed and built an immaculately detailed replica of Los Angeles with some 65,000 Legos.

Dodgers Drop 1st Game to Giants

Dodgers Drop 1st Game to Giants

Brandon McCarthy allowed six runs of the bullpen and the San Francisco Giants came-from-behind to drop the rival Dodgers, 9-3, on Friday night at AT&T Park.

Half a Dozen Cars Burglarized at Park and Ride Lot

Half a Dozen Cars Burglarized at Park and Ride Lot

Half a dozen cars left at a park and ride lot in Palmdale were broken into early Saturday, authorities said.