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  • Holmes defense, prosecutors resume evidence battle

    October 21, 2013 8:41 AM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - James Holmes returns to court for another round of skirmishes over what evidence can be used against him when he goes on trial for the Colorado theater shootings. Pretrial hearings resume Monday. Defense lawyers and prosecutors are battling over any scrap of evidence that could... more »
  • Aurora, Newtown survivors honor theater victims

    July 19, 2013 2:21 PM

    AURORA, Colo.- Survivors of mass shootings in Colorado and Connecticut were among those gathered Friday in a suburban Denver park to honor those killed in the massacre at an Aurora movie theater a year after the attack. Vigil participants read a list of names of those killed in recent gun... more »
  • Holmes to hear if prosecutors will seek execution

    April 1, 2013 8:08 AM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - After a week of legal twists and turns, James Holmes will find out Monday if he could be executed if convicted in the Colorado theater attack that killed 12 people. Legal analysts say a plea deal is still possible in the Colorado theater shootings despite a rare... more »
  • Colo. judge enters not guilty plea for Holmes

    March 12, 2013 11:03 AM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - The judge in the deadly Colorado shooting case has entered a not guilty plea on behalf of James Holmes after his lawyer said he's not ready to enter a plea. The judge says Holmes can change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity later, if... more »
  • Judge in Colo. shooting orders reporter to appear

    January 18, 2013 4:33 PM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - The judge handling the case of the Colorado theater shooting suspect is requiring a Fox News reporter to appear in court to say who gave her information that defense attorneys say was subject to a gag order. A July 25 article by Jana Winter on FoxNews.com cited... more »
  • Aurora victims hold remembrance at movie theater

    January 17, 2013 5:28 AM

    AURORA, Colo. - The Colorado movie theater where a gunman killed 12 people and injured 70 others is reopening with a private event for victims and officials. Cinemark is reopening the Aurora theater where James Holmes is accused of staging the massacre on July 20. Victims and officials were... more »
  • Colo. theater shooting case enters new phase

    January 11, 2013 7:25 AM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - Colorado movie theater shooting suspect James Holmes faces arraignment Friday. That comes after a judge on Thursday night ruled he should stand trial on all 166 counts against him. But his attorneys say they're not ready to enter a plea and plan to seek a... more »
  • Holmes prosecution to call last witness

    January 9, 2013 7:17 AM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - Prosecutors in Colorado are expected to call their final witness today in the preliminary hearing for James Holmes, the former grad student accused of killing 12 people and wounding dozens in a movie theater in July. Yesterday, authorities testified that Holmes spent more than two months... more »
  • FBI: Holmes' booby trap included improvised napalm

    January 8, 2013 1:36 PM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - An elaborate booby trap system allegedly set up to pull police away from the Colorado theater shooting included improvised napalm and thermite, which burns so hot that water can't put out the blaze. FBI bomb technician Garrett Gumbinner described the system Tuesday at a hearing in which... more »
  • Colo. shooting hearings impact Baton Rouge victim Play Video

    January 8, 2013 11:05 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Colorado theater massacre court hearings are happening in another state, but they are impacting a victim in Louisiana. Bonnie Kate Pourciau survived the shooting, which happened in July. She was shot in the leg. Pourciau and other victims of the shooting are invited to... more »
  • Theater shooting relatives reject movie invitation

    January 2, 2013 12:07 PM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - Relatives of the majority of people killed in a Colorado movie theater are rejecting an invitation to attend its reopening, calling it a "disgusting offer." The parents, grandparents, cousins and widow of nine of the 12 people killed released a letter Wednesday sent to the theater's owner,... more »
  • Payments coming for Colo. theater shooting victims

    November 16, 2012 5:50 PM

    DENVER - A mediator handling the distribution of about $5.3 million in donations to victims of the Colorado theater shootings says disbursement amounts have been finalized. A gunman killed 12 people and injured at least 58 others at an Aurora movie theater July 20. Aurora Victim Relief Fund special master... more »
  • DA in theater shooting gets access to some records

    October 17, 2012 5:25 PM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - A judge says prosecutors can have access to some university records of the man charged in the Colorado theater shootings. Prosecutors say the records could establish a motive for the July 20 attack that killed 12 people and injured 58. Lawyers for former University of Colorado Denver... more »
  • Colorado theater shooting victim fights through rehab Play Video

    September 14, 2012 5:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Bonnie Kate Pourciau's life was altered forever on July 20th, when she was shot in the knee during a mass shooting at a Colorado movie theater. Pourciau was quickly rushed to the hospital where dozens of doctors helped save her leg, but her recovery process will take... more »
  • Wounded teen takes unique approach to paying bills

    September 14, 2012 3:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The family of a Baton Rouge teen injured in the recent Colorado movie theater shootings is taking an innovative approach to paying for her medical costs. Bonnie Kate Pourciau's family created a page on fundraising site Indiegogo asking people to donate to her recovery. As... more »
  • Attorneys to argue over release of Holmes records

    August 23, 2012 8:06 AM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - A judge will hear arguments today about whether the Colorado theater shooting suspect's university records can be turned over to prosecutors. At issue are 100 pages of non-medical records relating to accused shooter James Holmes' doctoral studies at the University of Colorado. Prosecutors want the... more »
  • Mom: Shooting victim could leave hospital this week

    August 6, 2012 11:44 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Baton Rouge teen wounded in one of the nation's worst mass shootings could leave the hospital and come home this week, according to her mother. Kathleen Pourciau said Bonnie Kate, 18, is still in a lot of pain as she continues to recover from being... more »
  • Mom of girl killed in shooting will be paralyzed

    July 30, 2012 5:13 PM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - A family member says the woman who lost her 6-year-old daughter in the Aurora theater shooting and suffered a miscarriage is expected to be paralyzed as a result of her injuries. Mary Ellen Hansen says doctors still hope her niece, Ashley Moser, will have use of her... more »
  • Colo. suspect charged with 24 counts of murder

    July 30, 2012 12:08 PM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - Colorado prosecutors have formally charged a former doctorate student with 24 counts of murder in the shooting at an Aurora movie theater. Twenty-four-year-old James Holmes appeared Monday and was also formally charged with 116 counts of attempted murder. Twelve people were killed and 58 people were wounded... more »
  • Shooting victim arrives back in Baton Rouge

    July 26, 2012 2:56 PM

    BATON ROUGE -The Baton Rouge teen wounded during a shooting rampage at a Colorado movie theater landed in Louisiana a short time ago. Bonnie Kate Pourciau, 18, was shot in the leg during the midnight premiere of the new Batman movie last week in Aurora, Colo. She went through... more »
  • DC Comics delays Batman comic after Colo. shooting

    July 24, 2012 2:41 PM

    PHILADELPHIA - DC Comics is asking retailers to postpone sales of a Batman comic book out of respect for victims of the shooting at a theater showing "The Dark Knight Rises" in Colorado. In an email sent to shops, DC Entertainment asked retailers to delay sales of "Batman, Incorporated" No.... more »
  • Funerals planned; survivor and witness recount horror

    July 24, 2012 10:40 AM

    AURORA, Colo. - Family members of the victims of Friday's movie theater shooting in Colorado are planning funerals. A full military funeral and burial are planned next week in Reno, Nev., for Jonathan Blunk. The 26-year-old served three tours in the Middle East, and planned to re-enlist with the goal... more »
  • Aurora police: Officers on scene in 60-90 seconds

    July 20, 2012 3:58 PM

    AURORA, Colo. - The police chief in the Denver suburb where a gunman shot 71 people says the suspect was arrested soon after officers arrived. Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates says hundreds of calls came in starting at 12:39 a.m. MDT Friday and officers were on the scene within 60... more »
  • Family of BR movie shooting victim "encouraged" after surgery

    July 20, 2012 3:17 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The family of a Baton Rouge teen injured in the shooting at a Colorado movie theater last night sent out a statement saying signs after her surgery are "encouraging". The statement from the family of Bonnie Kate Pourciau, 18, also asked for privacy in the wake... more »
  • 12 killed, 59 wounded in Colo. theater shooting

    July 20, 2012 1:17 PM

    AURORA, Colo. - Police say 71 people were shot in a suburban Denver movie theater early Friday during midnight shows of the new Batman movie. Twelve people were killed, ten of them at the theater. Another 59 adults and children were wounded. Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates says there were... more »
  • Colo. suspect in doctoral program, not med school

    July 20, 2012 11:46 AM

    AURORA, Colo. - The suspect in a mass shooting at a Colorado movie theater was in a doctoral program but was not in medical school. Spokeswoman Jacque Montgomery says 24-year-old James Holmes was studying neuroscience in a Ph.D. program at the University of Colorado-Denver graduate school. University officials earlier said... more »
  • Suspect in movie shootings identified, 12 dead

    July 20, 2012 8:22 AM

    AURORA, Colo. - A gunman in a gas mask barged into a crowded Denver-area theater during a midnight showing of the Batman movie on Friday, hurled a gas canister and then opened fire, killing 12 people and injuring at least 50 others in one of the deadliest mass shootings in... more »
  • 12 dead in Colorado theater shooting

    July 20, 2012 4:31 AM

    AURORA, Colo. - A gunman opened fire early Friday at a suburban Denver movie theater, leaving 12 people dead and at least 50 others injured, Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates said. The violent and chaotic scene erupted about 12:30 a.m. MDT as a gunman stood at the front of... more »

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