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

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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Shark Attacks Fisherman at Pebble Beach
Shark Attacks Fisherman at Pebble Beach

A spear fisherman was attacked by a shark Friday afternoon in Monterey County.

At Least 235 Dead, 109 Hurt in Egyptian Mosque Attack
At Least 235 Dead, 109 Hurt in Egyptian Mosque Attack

In the deadliest-ever attack by Islamic extremists in Egypt, militants assaulted a crowded mosque Friday during prayers, blasting helpless worshippers with gunfire and rocket-propelled grenades and blocking...

Driver of Crash Near Livermore Previously Arrested for DUI's
Driver of Crash Near Livermore Previously Arrested for DUI's

The driver involved in the fatal crash that killed a 16-year-old girl and critically injured a 26-year-old girl near Livermore on Wednesday night was previously arrested for driving intoxicated, according to...

Black Friday Shoppers Met with Heavy Traffic in SF
Black Friday Shoppers Met with Heavy Traffic in SF

Thousands of shoppers who flocked to San Francisco on Black Friday looking for deals and to enjoy the holiday decoration were greeted by heavy traffic and construction in the city.

Missing Teens Car Found at Yosemite National Park
Missing Teens Car Found at Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park officials are searching for a missing teen whose car was found parked at Glacier Point on Wednesday.

Art of Burning Man Goes to the Smithsonian's Renwick Gallery
Art of Burning Man Goes to the Smithsonian's Renwick Gallery

The exhibition titled “No Spectators; The Art of Burning Man” opens March 30th in the Smithsonian’s Renwick Gallery in Washington D.C., featuring works by many of the Bay Area artists who have provided the...