The 'Dark Knight' Massacre - NBC Bay Area

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

Thursday, Mar 28, 2013 at 04:30 AM PDT

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 01:55 PM PDT

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 01:54 PM PST

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 02:19 PM PST

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 03:47 PM PST

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...

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Sexual Assault Suspect Posing as Ride-Hailing Driver Sought
Sexual Assault Suspect Posing as Ride-Hailing Driver Sought

Police in San Mateo are searching for a man they say sexually assaulted a woman Tuesday night while posing as a ride-hailing driver.

Bridge Collapse in Italy Shines Light on CA's Aging Bridges
Bridge Collapse in Italy Shines Light on CA's Aging Bridges

A deadly bridge collapse in Italy is raising new concerns about the safety of bridges in the United States. The highway bridge located in Italy’s port city of Genoa was 51-years old when it collapsed on Tuesday,...

Man Was on Cellphone When He Hit, Killed CHP Officer: DA
Man Was on Cellphone When He Hit, Killed CHP Officer: DA

The California Highway Patrol and the Solano County District Attorney's Office Wednesday arrested and charged the Chevrolet pickup truck driver who struck and killed CHP Officer Kirk Griess and a Saturn SUV...

Why a Long-Weekend Trip to Juneau is Good for the Soul
Why a Long-Weekend Trip to Juneau is Good for the Soul

With calm ocean waters and energizing fresh air, take some time to rejuvenate this summer with Juneau’s number one attraction: Mother Nature

Trump Yanks Ex-CIA Chief's Clearance, Hitting Vocal Critic
Trump Yanks Ex-CIA Chief's Clearance, Hitting Vocal Critic

President Donald Trump abruptly revoked the security clearance of ex-CIA Director John Brennan on Wednesday, an unprecedented act of retribution against a vocally critical former top U.S. official. Trump...

Supervisor Calls for Hearing Over Tunnel Construction Death
Supervisor Calls for Hearing Over Tunnel Construction Death

After NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit revealed a troubled safety record for the Oakland contractor whose worker was killed in the Twin Peaks Tunnel retrofit project, a San Francisco Supervisor is calling for a...