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

Friday, Apr 5, 2013 at 08:04 AM PDT

Holmes' Psychiatrist Warned Police of Threat

Holmes' Psychiatrist Warned Police of Threat

The psychiatrist who treated the accused gunman in last July's shooting massacre in a Denver-area movie theater, had warned university campus police a month before the attack that James Holmes had made homicidal...

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...

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Police, DA Release Video of Shooting of Alfred Olango

Police, DA Release Video of Shooting of Alfred Olango

The El Cajon Police Department (ECPD) announced it will release the controversial video of the deadly police shooting of an unarmed black man that has fueled days of protests in the community in San Diego's East...

Pastors Pray for 'Truth' and Peace in El Cajon

Pastors Pray for 'Truth' and Peace in El Cajon

Approximately 35 San Diego pastors of different races and denominations gathered Friday in El Cajon to pray for unity, peace and "truth" in the community following three days of protests in response to the...

Police Force: When Can an Officer Shoot?

Police Force: When Can an Officer Shoot?

The question of when an officer can use force is central to the national dialogue on police shootings, and though policies vary from police department to police department, there are county and statewide...

'Great Man': Obama, Clinton Pay Tribute to Shimon Peres

'Great Man': Obama, Clinton Pay Tribute to Shimon Peres

Former Israeli president Shimon Peres was remembered as a "great man" as scores of world leaders attended his funeral Friday, NBC News reported. President Barack Obama and former President Bill Clinton were...

Jamaica, Haiti Brace for Deadly Hurricane Matthew

Jamaica, Haiti Brace for Deadly Hurricane Matthew

Matthew weakened slightly from a Category 5 to a powerful Category 4 hurricane in the Atlantic early Saturday, as it roared across the Caribbean on a course that still puts Jamaica, Haiti and Cuba in the path of...

El Cajon Protests: Blocked Intersections, Smashed Windows

El Cajon Protests: Blocked Intersections, Smashed Windows

Two days after an unarmed man was shot and killed by El Cajon police, protests that sparked in this small city east of San Diego were far smaller than the days before.