AURORA, Colo. (AP) - A former medical student at the University of Colorado - Denver, barged into a crowded Denver-area theater during a midnight showing of the latest Batman movie on Friday, hurled a gas canister and then opened fire, killing 12 people and injuring at least 50 others in one
SPOKANE, Wash. - Patrick Gibson was found guilty of first-degree murder Wednesday afternoon.
Gibson, 60, was arrested last year in connection with the 1992 killing of Brian Cole.
Investigators tied him to the murder after finding his DNA on a fake beard worn by the killer.
By JEFF KAROUB and JOHN SEEWER
BLISSFIELD, Mich. (AP) - A search that began over the weekend continued Monday for a 38-year-old Ohio man charged in the fatal shootings of his ex-girlfriend and her sister and the wounding of their mother in southeastern Michigan.
Michigan State Police said Monday
HOUSTON (AP) - Two men playing in a weekend soccer game are dead and another is injured after lightning struck a tree they were standing beneath during a storm in Houston.
Harris County Sheriff's Office spokesman Thomas Gilliland says a storm halted play at a men's league soccer club around
By The Associated Press
Highlights of the death penalty bill Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney filed as Massachusetts governor in 2005. The bill would have:
- Limited capital punishment to people convicted of terrorism, multiple murders, killing law enforcement officers and murder
By STEVE LeBLANCAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - As Massachusetts governor, Republican Mitt Romney set himself a daunting challenge: craft a death penalty law that virtually guaranteed only the guilty could be executed, then push it through an overwhelmingly Democratic state Legislature that was
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A 31-year-old Missouri man has been charged with first-degree murder in the killing of two sisters from northwest Missouri.
Platte County Attorney Eric Zahnd says Clifford D. Miller of Trimble, Mo., was charged Monday in the deaths of 19-year-old Britny Haarup and 22-year-
By ALBERT AJI and FRANK JORDANSAssociated Press
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) - Syria's 16-month bloodbath crossed an important symbolic threshold Sunday as the international Red Cross formally declared the conflict a civil war, a status with implications for potential war crimes prosecutions.
By BRADLEY KLAPPER and HAMZA HENDAWIAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - The head of Egypt's military took a tough line Sunday on the Muslim Brotherhood, warning that he won't let the fundamentalist group dominate the country, only hours after U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton urged
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) - A soldier who shot and killed a superior officer before killing himself at Fort Bragg, N.C., last month was just one day away from being sentenced in Kansas for punching a woman in the face.
On Friday, a judge in Kansas formally dismissed the aggravated battery charge