COLORADO SHOOTING

  • Judge accepts insanity plea in Colorado shooting case June 4, 2013

    Colorado: A judge on Tuesday accepted James Holmes' plea of not guilty by reason of insanity, setting the stage for a lengthy mental evaluation of the Colorado theater shooting suspect. The court clerk placed a written advisory of the ground rules of the plea before Holmes so he could follow...
  • Rot in hell, Colorado shooting victim's dad tells gunman January 12, 2013

    Centennial: Emotions boiled over on Friday at a court hearing for James Holmes, the man charged with shooting 12 people to death and wounding dozens more at a Batman movie, when the father of one victim shouted, "Rot in hell, Holmes!" The eruption came as the 25yearold former graduate student...
  • Gunman, three others dead in hostagetaking in Colorado January 5, 2013

    Aurora: Four people, including the gunman, were dead following a hostagetaking on Saturday in Aurora, Colorado, the same town where a gunman shot dead 12 people and wounded 58 more at a movie theatre in July 2012, KUSA television reported. Police entered the home after several hours of failed negotiations with...
  • 'Dark Knight' studio to donate to shooting victims July 24, 2012

    Los Angeles: Warner Bros, the studio behind 'The Dark Knight Rises', are donating a 'substantial' amount of money to help victims of the Colorado shooting. Collecting a whopping USD 160.9 million on the film's debut weekend in North America alone, the Hollywood studio is giving back to the Aurora community following...
  • Colorado shooting: Batman hates guns, doesn't he? July 24, 2012

    New Delhi: At one point in the film 'The Dark Knight Rises', Christian Bale as Batman, stops Catwoman Anne Hathaway from using a gun on one of Bane's men. What ensues is deadly handtohand combat, one of many such sequences in the film. Batman says he does not approve of...
  • 'Batman' movie shooting: Obama meets victims' families July 23, 2012

    US President Barack Obama met the survivors and the families of the victims of the Friday's shooting rampage during the screening of 'The Dark Knight Rises' in Colorado. ...
  • Colorado shooting: Obama, Romney suspend campaigns July 21, 2012

    Washington: US President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney temporarily suspended their presidential campaigns in view of the tragic killing of 12 people in a movie theater shootout which also left 59 others injured. While Obama returned to White House on Friday afternoon from Florida, midway through his election...
  • US: 'Batman' shooting suspect a doctoral student July 21, 2012

    Denver: James Eagen Holmes came from a welltended San Diego enclave of twostory homes with redtiled roofs, where neighbors recall him as a cleancut, studious young man of sparing words. Tall and darkhaired, he stared cleareyed at the camera in a 2004 high school yearbook snapshot, wearing a white junior varsity...
  • Video shows chaos inside Denver theatre July 20, 2012

    An amateur video shows the commotion inside the Denver theatre following the shooting by the masked gunman. ...
  • A dark night @ Denver July 20, 2012

    US President Barack Obama has said he is saddened and shocked at killing of 12 people by a gunman in a theatre in Denver, Colorado. ...
  • Suspect in Colorado shootings identified by US July 20, 2012

    Washington: US law enforcement officials say the suspect in Friday's deadly shooting in Colorado is 24yearold citizen James Holmes. Officials believe Holmes killed a dozen people when he fired into a crowded movie theater in a Denver suburb. He was wearing a gas mask and set off an unknown gas...