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

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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Riverside Police Search for Attempted Kidnapping Suspects

Riverside Police Search for Attempted Kidnapping Suspects

Police were searching for two young men who allegedly tried to pull a woman into their truck Sunday in Riverside, and detectives released a sketch of one of the suspects, a lieutenant said.

Lilly's Dress: The Story of a Little Girl Who Beat the Odds

Lilly's Dress: The Story of a Little Girl Who Beat the Odds

Four-year-old Lilly Bumpus was born with a rare form of cancer, beginning treatment at just three months old.

Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting in Azusa

Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting in Azusa

Officials are on scene of a deadly officer-involved shooting in Azusa that took place late Sunday, January 15, 2017.

Compton Student Makes Football History

Compton Student Makes Football History

A high school student from Compton made history Sunday as the first female player to participate in the Plays and Grades California All Star Football Classic.

Black Vietnam Veterans Reflect on MLK's Anti-War Stance

Black Vietnam Veterans Reflect on MLK's Anti-War Stance

Martin Luther King, Jr. will be honored as one of the fathers of the civil rights movement on Monday. Many will focus on Selma or the Montgomery bus boycott, and not his opposition to the Vietnam War, as they...

Woman Allegedly Threatening People With Knife Fatally Shot

Woman Allegedly Threatening People With Knife Fatally Shot

A woman allegedly threatening people with a knife was fatally shot Sunday by Long Beach police, a sergeant said.