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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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Climber Cuffed Again After Video Shows Him Atop Building

Climber Cuffed Again After Video Shows Him Atop Building

The daredevil who pleaded guilty to scaling to the top of One World Trade Center as a teen in 2014 turned himself into police Friday after more video surfaced of him climbing New York City skyscrapers.

Man Caught Molesting Women at Rockefeller Center Tree: DA

Man Caught Molesting Women at Rockefeller Center Tree: DA

Eagle-eyed police officers stationed at the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree cuffed a man after they noticed him groping four different women on the plaza Thursday evening, authorities said.  At...

Neighbor Fume as 'Zombie Mansion' Becomes Hit Online

Neighbor Fume as 'Zombie Mansion' Becomes Hit Online

In affluent Colts Neck, New Jersey, where dozens of homes are on the market for more than $1 million, city leaders and residents are aghast that a mansion abandoned since 2011 has become a viral sensa...

3 on Subway Call Muslim Woman Terrorist, Chant 'Trump': NYPD

3 on Subway Call Muslim Woman Terrorist, Chant 'Trump': NYPD

A Muslim woman wearing a religious headscarf was harassed on the subway by three men who allegedly called her a terrorist and chanted "Donald Trump"to her, police say.  Police are searching for t...

Trump Risks China Rift After Talks With Taiwan Leader

Trump Risks China Rift After Talks With Taiwan Leader

President-elect Donald Trump spoke Friday with the president of Taiwan, a move that will be sure to anger China. It is highly unusual for a U.S. president or president-elect to speak directly with a leader...

Parking Spot-Seeker Covers Hydrant With Construction Barrel

Parking Spot-Seeker Covers Hydrant With Construction Barrel

Orange-and-white construction barrels are common sights across city streets and sidewalks, but what lies beneath may surprise New Yorkers.  A viewer tip led NBC 4 New York to investigate why a fi...