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# aurora - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Two US police officers fired after photo emerges of them re-enacting chokehold used on black man who later died

The officers imitated a chokehold used on a black man who subsequently died last August.

# aurora - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Warner Bros defends Joker film after families of 2012 cinema shooting victims express concern

At a late-night screening of a Batman film in 2012, a gunman killed 12 and injured 70 people.

# aurora - Thursday 27 August, 2015

'Batman' cinema killer James Holmes jeered and slammed with 3,318-year sentence

“Sheriff, get the defendant out of my courtroom.”

# aurora - Monday 17 August, 2015

The best place to see the Northern Lights? From space...

The timelapse was taken during a sunrise.

# aurora - Saturday 8 August, 2015

'Batman' cinema shooter James Holmes spared death penalty

The jury spent two days deliberating after three months of evidence.

# aurora - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

"Airport or movie theatre" - Read the chilling diary of the 'Batman' cinema killer

“Serial murder: Too personal, too much evidence, easily caught, few kills.”

# aurora - Monday 27 April, 2015

After years of delays, 'Batman' cinema shooting trial to get under way

James Holmes has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.

# aurora - Saturday 8 March, 2014

# aurora - Friday 10 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Watch this polar bear cub taking his first steps at Toronto Zoo Aww

# aurora - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Colorado shooting suspect pleads not guilty by reason of insanity

James Holmes will now undergo months of psychiatric testing to determine whether he was sane at the time.

# aurora - Monday 13 May, 2013

Colorado cinema shooting suspect may plead not guilty by insanity

James Holmes entered a ‘not guilty’ plea by default – but lawyers may now plead insanity to spare the death penalty.

# aurora - Monday 1 April, 2013

Prosecutors to seek death penalty in US cinema shooting

“In all the information that is available to me, it is my intention that for James Eagan Holmes in this case, justice is death,” the prosecuting lawyer said today.

# aurora - Friday 11 January, 2013

Courtroom drama at Colorado cinema massacre trial

A shout of ‘rot in hell’ was heard as the judge delayed the official laying of charges against James Holmes.

# aurora - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Colorado court shown chilling images from suspect's iPhone

James Holmes’ lawyers declined to make their case today so a ruling on whether he can stand trial is awaited.

# aurora - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Court hears frantic 911 calls from US cinema massacre

More than 40 emergency calls were made in a 10-minute period on that fateful day in July 2012.

# aurora - Monday 7 January, 2013

Court hears of harrowing scenes at Aurora cinema shooting

One police officer recalled finding the youngest victim, a six-year-old girl, with no pulse.

Court to hear details of Colorado theatre massacre

A week-long preliminary hearing will determine whether James Holmes, 25, will stand trial for the fatal shootings of 12 people last July.

# aurora - Saturday 5 January, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added signs your childhood is over (sorry)

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Four shot dead in hostage situation in Aurora, Colorado

The gunman killed three people at the house in Aurora before he was shot dead by police.

# aurora - Friday 28 September, 2012

Court records show that Dark Knight shooter made threats

James Holmes was barred from his university after allegedly making threats to someone on campus.

# aurora - Sunday 2 September, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# aurora - Saturday 11 August, 2012

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Every morning, brings you the nine things you need to know as you start your day…

# aurora - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Ohio man brings weapons to Batman screening for 'protection'.

Scott A Smith brought guns, ammunition and knives into the theatre in Westlake in Ohio.

# aurora - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Man facing charges over fracas at Batman screening in Florida

Over 100 people fled the cinema after man shouted “This is it” and donned black gloves at screening.

# aurora - Monday 30 July, 2012

Colorado shooting suspect charged with 24 counts of murder

The 24-year-old suspect has been formally charged with a total of 142 counts over the deadly shootings at a Colorado cinema earlier this month.

Dark Knight Rises composer writes song for Aurora victims

Hans Zimmer recorded the song in the days following the tragedy which claimed 12 lives.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning…here’s nine things to know today.

Colorado shooting: Suspect James Holmes to be charged today

Holmes is expected to be formally charged with committing one of American’s worst ever mass shootings over a week ago.

# aurora - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Ashley Moser, injured mother of 6-year-old Colorado victim, suffers miscarriage

The 25-year-old was critically wounded in the Aurora cinema shooting earlier this month.

# aurora - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Colorado shooting victims being laid to rest in Ohio, Texas RIP

Colorado shooting victims being laid to rest in Ohio, Texas

Matt McQuinn, who dived in front of his girlfriend during the shooting, and Jessica Ghawi, who survived another random shooting just months earlier, will both be laid to rest today.

# aurora - Friday 27 July, 2012

Colorado suspect 'was seeing university psychiatrist' before massacre

A court in Colorado has seen disputes over whether medical privilege covers contact between James Holmes and his doctor.

Colorado suspected gunman 'can't remember' shooting spree

Alleged killer James Holmes is repeatedly asking guards why he is in prison – claiming that he has no memory of the shooting which took place in a packed Colorado cinema last week.

Graphic shows every piece of equipment carried by the Colorado shooter

James Holmes purchased thousands of rounds of ammunition in the months prior to the attack.

# aurora - Thursday 26 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Colorado: Almost $300,000 raised online for shooting victim Colorado

Colorado: Almost $300,000 raised online for shooting victim

Caleb Medley lost his eye after being shot at in the Aurora movie theatre on Friday. His medical bills could reach $2 million.

# aurora - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Colorado massacre: Suspect 'sent warnings of attack to lecturer' says James Holmes sent a spiral-bound notebook with drawings of his plans to a college professor.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

VIDEO: Batman star Christian Bale pays tribute to Aurora victims Shooting This post contains videos

VIDEO: Batman star Christian Bale pays tribute to Aurora victims

The actor visited the devastated city to meet with survivors as they recover in the local medical centre.

Judge bans cameras from courtroom in Colorado movie shooting case

Meanwhile, Christian Bale visited survivors of Friday’s shooting and lays flower at memorial.

# aurora - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Families of Colorado shooting victims plan their goodbyes

Meanwhile, a Maine man has admitted to police that he brought a gun with him to a screening of the new Batman movie.

# aurora - Monday 23 July, 2012

Colorado shooting suspect appears in court ahead of formal charges

James Holmes appears in court with bright orange-red hair, as prosecutors consider whether to seek the death penalty.

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