Full coverage of the shootings at the midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" in Aurora, Colo.

Tuesday, Mar 12, 2013 at 03:55 PM CDT

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 03:54 PM CST

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...

Friday, Jan 11, 2013 at 04:19 PM CST

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 05:47 PM CST

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...

Monday, Oct 1, 2012 at 10:30 AM CDT

Movie Massacre Victim Appears in Anti-Gun Violence Ad

Movie Massacre Victim Appears in Anti-Gun Violence Ad

Stephen Barton, of Southbury, survived the movie theater shooting in Aurora, Colorado.

Friday, Sep 28, 2012 at 05:05 PM CDT

Movie Massacre Suspect Threatened Prof: Prosecutors

Movie Massacre Suspect Threatened Prof: Prosecutors

The man suspected of unleashing the "Dark Knight" movie theater massacre mailed "burnt currency" along with a notebook to his psychiatrist and was barred from university property for threatening a professor...

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Strong Chicago-Area Storms Bring High Winds, Torrential Rain

Strong Chicago-Area Storms Bring High Winds, Torrential Rain

A strong storm system that moved into the Chicago area Tuesday produced 40 mph wind gusts, brief torrential rainfall, frequent lightning and pea-size hail, causing damage in several areas.

Source: Suspects Turn Selves In After Robbery Ends in Fatal Crash

Source: Suspects Turn Selves In After Robbery Ends in Fatal Crash

Multiple suspects believed to be involved in the attempted robbery that sent a woman running onto Lake Shore Drive for help before she was fatally hit by a car turned themselves in to police for questioning...

'Stunning Failure': No Budget Solution Reached as Spring Legislative Session Ends

'Stunning Failure': No Budget Solution Reached as Spring Legislative Session Ends

Illinois’ budget standoff will likely stretch into its second year as lawmakers were still unable to come to an agreement in the final hours before the end of the spring legislative session Tuesday.

Residents Displaced After Storms Tear Roof Off Apartment Building

Residents Displaced After Storms Tear Roof Off Apartment Building

An apartment building in DuPage County was evacuated Tuesday afternoon and several residents displaced after the roof of the building was torn off during strong storms.

Should Trump Worry About a Third-Party Candidate?

Should Trump Worry About a Third-Party Candidate?

Just as Donald Trump is starting to make up ground in polls against Hillary Clinton, he faces a new problem: third parties. Over the holiday weekend, the threat advanced on two fronts.

Drew Peterson Guilty in Murder-for-Hire Plot

Drew Peterson Guilty in Murder-for-Hire Plot

The murder-for-hire trial of former suburban Chicago police officer Drew Peterson is winding down.