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Prosecutor: 2 exams found James Holmes to be sane

Colorado theater shooter James Holmes, far left, sits at the defense table at the opening of his trial in Centennial, Colo., Monday, April 27, 2015. The trial will determine if he'll be executed, spend his life in prison, or be committed to an institution as criminally insane. (Colorado Judicial Department via AP, Pool)

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Two versions of the unstable mind of James Holmes were presented to a jury Monday as lawyers revealed many more details about his conversion from a promising grad student to a gunman capable of opening fire on hundreds of unsuspecting moviegoers at a “Batman” premiere.

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Salma Hayek hopes The Prophet inspires new generations

Mexican and American actress Salma Hayek poses for photographers as she arrives to her international premiere film "The Prophet," an animated feature film she co-produced, in Beirut, Lebanon, Monday, April 27, 2015. Hayek is in Lebanon for the film, written and directed by Roger Allers, the maker of the Disney production The Lion King. The film tells the story of a young girl who finds the voice she lost through her friendship with a poet imprisoned for his ideas. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

BEIRUT (AP) — Salma Hayek said on Monday that the animated feature film “The Prophet” she co-produced has been a personal passion project, one she hopes can inspire young viewers to think outside the box about ways to improve the world.

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A look at judge, lawyers in Colorado theater shooting trial

In this June 4, 2013, file photo, Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. speaks during a hearing for Aurora theater shooting suspect James Holmes in Centennial, Colo. Samour became a district court judge in 2007 after working as a private defense attorney, then a Denver prosecutor. The Holmes trial is Samour’s first death penalty case. (Andy Cross/The Denver Post via AP, Pool, File)

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Key players in the trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes:

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A new Vision for Paul Bettany in ‘Avengers’

In this Saturday, April 11, 2015 photo, Paul Bettany poses during a portrait session for "Avengers: Age of Ultron" at Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, Calif . After portraying the voice of Tony Stark's operating system sidekick J.A.R.V.I.S. in Marvel films for the past seven years, Bettany is in front of the camera for the first time as the mysterious Vision in "Avengers: Age of Ultron."  The movie releases in the United States, on May 1, 2015. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Paul Bettany couldn’t hear anything.

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News guide: Movie theater shooting trial opens in Colorado

People enter the Arapahoe County Justice Center on the first day of the trial of Aurora movie theater shootings defendant James Holmes, in Centennial, Colo., Monday, April 27, 2015. As the trial begins, the key won't be whether he caused the carnage, but whether Holmes was sane at the time of the killings. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Opening statements are set Monday in the long-awaited trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes. Here’s a look at top elements in the case:

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