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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 07:30 AM EDT

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 04:55 PM EDT

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 04:54 PM EST

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 05:19 PM EST

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 06:47 PM EST

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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Suspect in New Fairfield Woman's Death Charged With Murder
Suspect in New Fairfield Woman's Death Charged With Murder

A man identified as a person of interest in the suspicious death of a New Fairfield woman earlier this month has now been charged with murder.

Fiery Car Accident on Bolton Road in Vernon
Fiery Car Accident on Bolton Road in Vernon

There was a fiery car accident on Bolton Road in Vernon on Friday.

Hundreds of Bradley Airport Visitors Charged Incorrect Parking Rates
Hundreds of Bradley Airport Visitors Charged Incorrect Parking Rates

Hundreds of customers were overcharged or undercharged while parking at Bradley International Airport.

FedEx Truck, Motorcycle Crash in Colchester
FedEx Truck, Motorcycle Crash in Colchester

A FedEx truck and motorcycle were in a serious crash on Friday.

Republican Wins House Seat, Apologizes After Assault Charge
Republican Wins House Seat, Apologizes After Assault Charge

Republican Greg Gianforte won Montana's special congressional election late Thursday barely a day after he was charged with misdemeanor assault following accusations that he body-slammed a reporter, NBC News...

CT Senators Warn GOP Healthcare Reform Could Hurt Residents
CT Senators Warn GOP Healthcare Reform Could Hurt Residents

The two Democrats that represent the state of Connecticut in the US Senate said the healthcare reform is as bad for Connecticut as they thought it would be, after the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office's...