CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - James Holmes was growing volatile well before he put on a gas mask and body armor, strapped on a rifle, shotgun, pistol and ammunition, and slipped into a midnight premiere of the Batman film "The Dark Knight Rises.

April 27, 2015 - 12:09am

MONDAY OLLI Presents: Nature Photography - 2-4 p.m. Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Texas Tech, 17th Street and University Avenue. 50 and older. $15. Call to register and get location. 742-6554. Bridge-Monterey 49ers Bridge Club - 1 p.m.

April 27, 2015 - 12:04am

NEW YORK - "Furious 7" enjoyed a victory lap over the weekend, becoming only the third film ever to make $1 billion internationally and leading the domestic box office for the fourth straight week.

April 27, 2015 - 12:02am

WASHINGTON - Just two years ago, the Supreme Court struck down part of the federal anti-gay marriage law that denied a range of government benefits to legally married same-sex couples. The decision in United States v.

April 27, 2015 - 12:00am

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Matt Lauer and Ellen DeGeneres helped the Daytime Emmys make a gender-bending return to television with a comedy bit involving pasties and black stockings - and not worn by DeGeneres.

April 26, 2015 - 10:42pm

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A Philadelphia law school professor says she was "mortified" when she discovered that she had inadvertently sent students a link to a porn site rather than an article about writing legal briefs earlier this month.

April 26, 2015 - 9:35pm

Books with Pre-K to Third Grade reading levels are sought for donation to Literacy Lubbock. A collection booth will be set up to accept books from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at Barnes & Noble Booksellers. For information email collin.gainey@ttu.edu.

April 26, 2015 - 12:42am

SUNDAY Meditation and Prayers for World Peace - 10:30-11:30a.m. KMC-Texas-Lubbock, 6701 Aberdeen Ave., Suite No. 4. Meditation for everyone. Free. 757-2499. Unit Bridge Game - 1:30 p.m. Bridge Center, 2563 74th St. $5. 792-5602.

April 26, 2015 - 12:42am

The City Council approved with a 6-0 vote its first reading of an ordinance Thursday night permitting fowl in residential neighborhoods. http://bit.

April 26, 2015 - 12:40am

The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce has announced it will be visiting Spain's Costa del Sol from Oct. 20-28. The chamber is inviting members, family and friends to join in the trip. For more information, call 761-7000, visit LubbockChamber.

April 26, 2015 - 12:12am