| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:50 AM
AURORA, Colo. -- Prosecutors in the Colorado movie theater shooting on Thursday abruptly dropped their effort to gain access to a notebook written by suspect James Holmes, who appeared in court looking engaged and without the orange hair he had in...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 9:00 AM
The overnight shooting that left at least 12 people dead at a Colorado theater during the debut of the newest “Batman” was on the minds of movie-goers at a showing this morning in Chicago.
Before the 10 a.m. screening of “The Dark...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 8:01 PM
Julia Vojtsek was watching "The Dark Knight Rises" with her boyfriend, John Larimer, on Friday at the Century 16 movie theater in Aurora, Colo., when a gunman fired into the audience.
Larimer, a 27-year-old Navy sailor from Crystal Lake, immediately...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 5:50 AM
AURORA, Colo. (AP) — As the suspected gunman in the Colorado theater massacre heads to his first court appearance, authorities have disclosed that he is refusing to cooperate and that it could take months to learn what prompted the horrific attack...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 5:44 AM
Within hours of the shootings at a Colorado movie cineplex, Greg Zanis was on the way from his Aurora, Illinois, home to the scene in Aurora, Colorado.
He was bearing 12 crosses to commemorate the victims, just as he has done for thousands of other...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 9:12 AM
A single-engine aircraft fell to the ground shortly after takeoff today in Aurora with no reported injuries, officials said.
According to an e-mailed press release from Dan Ferrelli, the director-public information for the City of Aurora, the plane...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 2:36 PM
A 13-year-old boy faces felony charges after police say he brought a loaded gun to school Friday.
The teen is a student at Waldo Middle School in Aurora. Police say another student heard the teen bragging about the gun.
They say the 13-year-old...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 7:44 AM
Join us on March 3, 2012, from 10 am - 12 pm at the SciTech Museum's Discovery Preschool (yes, a preschool in a museum!) in Aurora, IL. Get in on the S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) action with your preschooler at the SciTech Museum....
| Jul 29, 2012
| 12:36 PM
John Cheney Wood, a Baltimore artist who worked in a variety of media, died July 20 of advanced Parkinson's disease at his summer home and studio in Ithaca, N.Y.
The Mount Washington resident was 90.
The son of a master carpenter and an executive...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 10:26 AM
SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Pat Quinn is renewing a push in Illinois to ban assault weapons in the wake of the killings at a Colorado theater that left 12 dead and dozens more wounded.
The Democratic governor also revealed plans today to propose a ban on...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Week 5 – Sept. 17-23
All games 7:30 unless noted.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 21
BIG NORTHERN EAST
Genoa-Kingston at Burlington Central, 7
Marengo at Harvard, 7
Mount Carmel at Brother Rice
St. Rita at Providence