Batman star Christian Bale visits Aurora victims

Batman star Christian Bale visited survivors of the Colorado shooting and thanked medical staff and police officers who responded to the attack that killed 12 people and injured 58 others.

Bale visited with little advance warning and also stopped by a makeshift memorial to the victims near the movie theatre that was showing "The Dark Knight Rises" when the gunfire erupted.

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Denver suspect murder charges

Denver shooting suspect James Holmes has been formally charged with 24 counts of murder and 116 counts of attempted murder, according to the Associated Press news agency.