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

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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Meriden Dad Taking Sanctuary in Church to Go Home for Thanksgiving
Meriden Dad Taking Sanctuary in Church to Go Home for Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving: Travel, Football, and Shopping Forecast

NBC Connecticut Meteorologists are breaking down the weather throughout the entire holiday weekend.

Vote in the New Haven Tree Lighting Choral Contest
Vote in the New Haven Tree Lighting Choral Contest

NBC CT is looking for a children's choir to perform live on the New Haven Green at the city's tree lighting ceremony on Nov. 30. Vote now for your favorite chorus.

Ex-Olympic Gymnastics Doctor Pleads Guilty to Sex Charges
Ex-Olympic Gymnastics Doctor Pleads Guilty to Sex Charges

A former doctor accused of molesting girls while working for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University pleaded guilty Wednesday to multiple charges of sexual assault and will face at least 25 years in...

Homeless Man Who Found $10K Check Gets Big Surprise
Homeless Man Who Found $10K Check Gets Big Surprise

A homeless man who returned a $10,000 check to a New Haven business owner got a life-changing surprise.