| Jun 26, 2013
| 9:35 AM
A resident of the Florida gated community where George Zimmerman shot unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin testified on Wednesday that she heard what she felt was a boy’s voice crying for help before hearing the sound of gunfire.
Jane Surdyka told...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:00 AM
CENTENNIAL, Colo. — The mental state of accused theater gunman James E. Holmes continues to take center stage as he heads toward trial, with his attorneys and a mental health expert wrangling over a key question:
Should Holmes’ attorneys...
| Jan 22, 2013
In the early 1980s, transit officials in Washington couldn't figure out why traffic on the Beltway would grind to a near halt every day around the exact same time. The usual explanations didn't fit.
Then it was discovered that a single driver was to...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 8:18 PM
A Christopher Dorner sighting was reported Sunday in my Northridge neighborhood. Helicopters swarmed, patrol cars roared up. The hardware store was evacuated and my favorite bakery roped off.
It turned out to be a false alarm — just some random...
| May 22, 2013
| 4:07 PM
CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Less than a month before last summer’s Aurora movie theater massacre, suspect James E. Holmes ordered six packages from an online ammunition supplier, according to court documents unsealed Wednesday.
According to the...
| May 13, 2013
| 3:18 PM
LAS VEGAS -- A fuller-faced O.J. Simpson walked slowly into a courtroom here Monday wearing wrist shackles and a blue jail jumpsuit as he seeks a new trial in his sports memorabilia robbery and kidnaping conviction that sent him to prison.
| May 7, 2013
| 4:08 PM
CENTENNIAL, Colo. -- James E. Holmes, suspected of carrying out the Aurora movie theater massacre that killed 12 and injured 70 last summer, will plead not guilty by reason of insanity in court next week, his defense lawyers signaled Tuesday in a court...
| Jul 25, 2012
Politicians haven't always been allergic to gun control, not even Republicans.
In 1968, after the assassinations of John and Robert Kennedy and the Rev.Martin Luther King Jr., Congress — on a bipartisan vote — outlawed guns sales to felons...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 9:33 PM
The suspect in the Aurora, Colo., theater shooting appears to have signed up for the dating website Match.com. James Holmes called himself "Classic_Jim" in his match.com profile, saying he was a 24-year-old from Aurora looking for "girls who like guys.".....
| Jul 20, 2012
| 4:33 PM
The @celebboutique account earn the wrath of Twitter on Friday after using the #Aurora hashtag -- trending because of the Aurora, Colorado, "Dark Knight Rises" theater shooting -- to sell its "Aurora" dress style. Celeb Boutique apologized for the...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 7:43 PM
The most famous supervillain in comic book history — the Joker – returns to the pages of “Batman” in a ......