The 'Dark Knight' Massacre - NBC Connecticut

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

later this month, if court filings made public Friday are any...">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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Father of Sandy Hook Victim Dead of Apparent Suicide at Edmond Town Hall in Newtown
Father of Sandy Hook Victim Dead of Apparent Suicide at Edmond Town Hall in Newtown

The father of one of the victims of the Sandy Hook massacre took his own life Monday morning at Edmond Town Hall, in Newtown, according to police.

Mueller Report: Key Findings On Collusion, Obstruction
Mueller Report: Key Findings On Collusion, Obstruction

After a nearly two-year investigation into the 2016 election, the Trump campaign and Donald Trump's acts as president, special counsel Robert Mueller submitted his report to the Department of Justice on Friday....

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Heating Oil Truck Rollover Caused Delays on Route 34 in Derby

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Yale Rescinds Admission of Student in Bribery Scandal
Yale Rescinds Admission of Student in Bribery Scandal

Yale University says it has rescinded the admission of a student linked to national bribery scandal.

Mueller Told Barr Weeks Ago About Obstruction Stance: Source
Mueller Told Barr Weeks Ago About Obstruction Stance: Source

Special counsel Robert Mueller told Attorney General William Barr three weeks ago that he wouldn't be making a decision on obstruction of justice charges against President Donald, a source told NBC News Monday....

New Britain Mayor Nominates Acting Police Chief to Become Police Chief
New Britain Mayor Nominates Acting Police Chief to Become Police Chief

New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart is recommending that Acting Police Chief Christopher Chute become police chief and she said the Common Council will vote on the appointment this week.