Opening arguments set in US Batman shooting trial

Opening arguments will take place next week in the trial of James Holmes, the gunman accused of killing 12 US cinema-goers at a 2012 screening of a Batman movie.

Colorado man cited for ''killing'' uncooperative computer with handgun

 Police in Colorado have cited a 37-year-old man for carrying his computer into an alley then shooting it eight times with a handgun after what authorities said had been a long battle with the uncooperative machine.

Spanish police detain student for suspected teacher killing

Spanish police on Monday they have detained a boy, who is under 14 years of age, for the suspected killing of a male teacher and the wounding of several others at a school in Barcelona.

Researcher denied flight after tweet poking United security

United Airlines stopped a prominent security researcher from boarding a California-bound flight late on Sunday, following a social media post by the researcher days earlier suggesting the airline's onboard systems could be hacked.

Woman faces 100 years in jail in Colorado for ripping out foetus

A woman in Colorado accused of stabbing a pregnant woman and removing her seven-month-old foetus has been charged with eight counts of felony and faces potentially more than 100 years in prison.

Robert Carradine, wife involved in car crash
Robert Carradine, wife involved in car crash

Actor Robert Carradine and his wife Edith were involved in a horrific car accident in Colorado.

Tom Cruise sells Colorado home for USD 59m?
Tom Cruise sells Colorado home for USD 59m?

Superstar Tom Cruise is reportedly selling his Colorado home for USD 59 million.

Lance Armstrong charged with hit-and-run in Colorado
Lance Armstrong charged with hit-and-run in Colorado

Disgraced professional cyclist Lance Armstrong has been charged with crashing into two parked cars in the Colorado ski resort town of Aspen, with his girlfriend initially telling authorities that she was driving, police reports showed on Tuesday.

Imprisoned shoe bomber says attack on US plane OK under Islamic law

More than 13 years after his failed attempt to blow up a passenger plane with explosives hidden in his shoes, Richard Reid told U.S. researchers he believes his actions were permissible under Islamic law, according to correspondence released on Tuesday.

Lindsey Vonn powers to St Moritz super-G win
Lindsey Vonn powers to St Moritz super-G win

American Lindsey Vonn made up for a disappointing downhill performance by powering to a stunning victory in Sunday`s super-G in St Moritz.

Jail for US teen who wanted to fight in Syria

A US court on Friday jailed a "radicalized" Colorado teenager intercepted by the FBI when she attempted to join her fiance in the Islamic State (IS) group to fight in Syria.

John Mayer treats himself to luxury mobile home

Singer John Mayer has bought a luxurious EarthRoamer XV-LTS, a vehicle owned by some of the wealthiest outdoor enthusiasts in US.

Colorado mother gives birth to a baby weighing 14 pounds

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New Delhi: Shocking everyone, a mother in Colorado, Alisha Hernandez gave birth to a daughter who tipped the scales at huge 14 pounds.

US capital votes to legalize marijuana

Voters in the US capital backed legalizing marijuana Tuesday, in a symbolic victory for campaigners aiming to build on two states` 2012 decision to allow weed for recreational purposes.

Vladimir Putin igniting dangerous nationalist fervor: US general

Russian President Vladimir Putin`s military intervention in Ukraine is fanning nationalist sentiments that could spread across the region with dangerous, unpredictable consequences, the US military`s top officer said.

US judge strikes down Colorado`s gay marriage ban, stays ruling

A federal judge ruled on Wednesday that Colorado`s ban on same-sex marriage was unconstitutional, but stayed his ruling until the issue is decided by a higher court.

US teen arrested after falling in love with ISIS terrorist online

A 19-year-old Colorado girl was arrested by the FBI after she was reportedly trying to join her lover in Syria, who is a radical ISIS militant.

Lucky escape after plane smashes into US home

A small plane smashed into a Colorado home, but the pilot was able to walk away and no one else was injured, US authorities said.

No survivors expected in US plane crash: Official

Authorities believe there are no survivors after a small plane crashed into a reservoir in the US.

Colorado made $3.5 million in marijuana tax in first month

Marijuana sales in Colorado brought in $3.5 million in tax revenues and fees in the first month retail pot outlets were allowed, the western US state said Monday.