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US massacre gunman’s plea offer rejected


US prosecutors rebuffed Thursday a reported offer by Colorado theater massacre suspect James Holmes to plead guilty in exchange for escaping the death penalty, legal documents showed.

Posted: March 29th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Officer: ‘Batman’ shooting suspect played puppets

James Holmes. AP FILE PHOTO

It was just hours after a Colorado movie theater shooting, and James Holmes was not acting like a man accused of methodically planning the attack that killed 12 people.

Posted: January 9th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Angry families demand funds over US shooting, Dark Knight Rises

James Holmes. AP FILE PHOTO

Families of victims of the Colorado movie theater shooting voiced anger Tuesday over the distribution of funds intended for them, saying they had so far received only a tiny slice.

Posted: August 29th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Colorado suspect hit with slew of murder charges

James Holmes. AP FILE PHOTO

Prosecutors charged grad school dropout James Holmes on Monday with killing a dozen people and trying to slay scores more in one of the worst mass shootings in US history.

Posted: July 31st, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Colorado massacre: 24 murder, 116 attempted murder charges

James Holmes (AP Photo/Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office)

Colorado prosecutors charged James Holmes with 24 counts of murder and 116 counts of attempted murder Monday for one of the worst mass shootings in US history.

Posted: July 31st, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Alleged Batman shooter’s school records withheld

James Holmes (AP Photo/Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office)

A US judge has issued a rare order preventing the University of Colorado Denver from releasing records about suspected Aurora cinema shooter James Holmes.

Posted: July 27th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Batman shooter sent warning package—report

James Holmes (AP Photo/Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office)

Alleged Colorado shooter James Holmes reportedly sent a warning package to a psychiatrist at his former university more than a week before massacring people at a cinema.

Posted: July 26th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Alleged shooter was surrounded by brain experts

In this Monday, July 23, 2012 file photo, James Holmes, accused of killing 12 people in Friday's shooting rampage in an Aurora, Colo., movie theater, appears in Arapahoe County District Court with defense attorney Tamara Brady in Centennial, Colo. With their anger and tears stirred by the sight of Holmes in a courtroom with red hair and glassy eyes, the families of those killed in the Colorado theater massacre now must go home to plan their final goodbyes. (AP Photo/Denver Post, RJ Sangosti, Pool, File)

James Holmes spent a year in a small neuroscience doctoral program, surrounded by scientists and roughly three dozen classmates delving into the inner workings of the brain.

Posted: July 25th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Gun culture thrives despite US massacre

The Bass Pro Shops store in Denver, Colo. is shown, Saturday, July 21, 2012. The store is where the gunman in Friday's movie theater shooting in Aurora, Colo., allegedly purchased two of his weapons. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

A girl aged five or six tries out a rifle in an Aurora gunshop, oblivious to Friday’s massacre in this Colorado town. “Honey, it’s too big for you, we will find you another,” says her mother.

Posted: July 24th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Batman trivia


1. Diin man nga estado sa America nahitabo ang mass shooting sa premier sa bag-ong Batman movie?

Posted: July 24th, 2012 in CDN - Opinion,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Odd appearance by Colorado shooting suspect

James Holmes (AP Photo/Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office)

His hair dyed orange, eyes staring out blankly or drooping shut, presumed Colorado gunman James Holmes seemed unhinged Monday as he made a bizarre first appearance in court.

Posted: July 24th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Batman shooter in solitary, for own safety—police

Firefighters and police gather after an explosion could be heard in front the apartment of shooting suspect James Holmes in Aurora, Colorado, Saturday. Federal authorities detonated one small explosive and disarmed another inside Holmes' apartment, but several other explosive devices remained, said Aurora police Sgt. Cassidee Carlson. Twelve people were killed and dozens were injured in a shooting attack early Friday at a packed movie theater during a showing of the Batman movie, "The Dark Knight Rises." Police have identified Holmes, 24, as the suspected shooter. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)

AURORA, Colorado—The gunman who allegedly opened fire on a Batman movie screening in Colorado, killing 12 people, is being kept in solitary confiment for his own protection, police said Sunday. James Holmes, a 24-year-old graduate student, was detained shortly after the shooting early Friday at a midnight screening of “The Dark Knight Rises” in Aurora, [...]

Posted: July 23rd, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Batman massacre suspect tried to join gun club—report

‘HE CALLED HIMSELF THE JOKER’. This photo provided by the University of Colorado shows James Holmes. University spokeswoman Jacque Montgomery says 24-year-old Holmes, who police say is the suspect in a mass shooting at a Colorado movie theater, was studying neuroscience in a Ph.D. program at the University of Colorado-Denver graduate school. Holmes is suspected of shooting into a crowd at a movie theater killing at least 12 people and injuring dozens more, authorities said. AP/University of Colorado

The man accused of committing the Batman movie attack applied to join a private gun club a few weeks ago but his paperwork appeared suspicious and he was not approved, a report said Sunday.

Posted: July 23rd, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »



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