The 'Dark Knight' Massacre - NBC New York

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...

Follow Us
Top Stories
3rd Day of Oppressive Heat Arrives; Isolated Storms Possible
3rd Day of Oppressive Heat Arrives; Isolated Storms Possible

An excessive heat warning is still in effect as the worst heat wave of 2019 enters its third and final day, according to Storm Team 4.

Missing Swimmer Found Dead on New Jersey Beach: Police
Missing Swimmer Found Dead on New Jersey Beach: Police

A 37-year-old woman was found dead on a New Jersey beach after she went missing while swimming late Saturday night, police said.

Live Radar, Sky Cams, Heat Updates as Extreme Weather Hits
Live Radar, Sky Cams, Heat Updates as Extreme Weather Hits

The worst heat wave of the year seized the tri-state Friday and Saturday, and an excessive heat warning is still in effect today.

2 Dead, 1 Critically Hurt in Fire at Queens Home: FDNY
2 Dead, 1 Critically Hurt in Fire at Queens Home: FDNY

Two people died and two others were injured — one critically — after a fire tore through a home in Queens, the FDNY said.

Heat, Humidity Grips East Coast as Central US Sees Reprieve
Heat, Humidity Grips East Coast as Central US Sees Reprieve

The East Coast on Sunday sweated through another day of heat and humidity in a stretch of weather so oppressive that a New Jersey drawbridge got stuck and suburban Boston police jokingly asked criminals to take...

Police Charge NJ Man With Going 142 MPH on 65 MPH Interstate
Police Charge NJ Man With Going 142 MPH on 65 MPH Interstate

New Hampshire State Police say a motorist was ticketed for driving 142 miles per hour on Interstate 95 in the town of Greenland.