| Dec 10, 2013
| 12:26 PM
In a strongly worded opinion that backed a robust interpretation of reporters’ rights to protect confidential sources, New York state’s highest court has ruled in favor of a Fox news reporter and said she does not have to appear in a...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 4:35 PM
A Washington man who attacked a Sikh cabdriver, beating him until he suffered kidney failure, will go to prison for more than three years for committing a federal hate crime.
On Tuesday, U.S. District Judge John C. Coughenour in Seattle sentenced...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 7:09 AM
After the coffee. Before getting over being snubbed for Man of the Year.
The Skinny: If you haven't seen HBO's documentary "State of Play" about the parents of child athletes, check it out. It's very disturbing and made me grateful for my absentee...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Q: I wonder if Adam Lanza, the killer of those babies at Sandy Hook Elementary School (Newtown, CT), ever abused animals or shot at them with all those guns his mother collected. Do you know? -- S.H., Denver, CO
A: I don't know the answer, but your...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:12 PM
CENTENNIAL, Colo. – Although it has never really been a whodunit, almost exactly a year after the Aurora movie theater massacre, attorneys for James E. Holmes erased any doubt about who opened fire.
In a court filing made public this week, defense...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 9:55 AM
DENVER (AP) — The judge in the Colorado theater shootings has upheld the constitutionality of one of the laws used to charge James Holmes with murder.
The judge on Friday rejected a request by defense lawyers to overturn the law making it a...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 5:06 PM
CENTENNIAL, Colo. — A police officer who responded to the deadly Colorado theater shooting testified Tuesday that he asked James Holmes twice whether he had an accomplice, but Holmes only looked at him and smiled.
Officer Justin Grizzle,...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 6:29 AM
Does the religion of Aaron Alexis really matter? Religion News Service reporters Cathy Lynn Crossman and Sarah Pulliam Baily write about whether Alexis being a Buddhist is relevant or not:
A killer Buddhist? It doesn’t seem to make theological...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
We were coming out of a movie theater. There were four of us. This was Thursday, just about midnight.
"Hey, we could go see the Batman premiere," one of us said.
We looked at each other. It was tempting -- to be so spontaneous, to act so young, to...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 1:54 PM
The same day the FBI released video showing Aaron Alexis hunting down people in the halls of the Washington Navy Yard, Connecticut law enforcement officials were defending their refusal to make public 911 recordings from December’s Sandy Hook...
| 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...
| 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...