**Authorities: Mass Shooting Suspect Sent Package Describing an Attack**
Law enforcement officials say the suspect in Friday's mass shooting at a Colorado movie theater sent a package to a university psychiatrist containing a notebook describing an attack.
The package, which reportedly included stick figure drawings of a gunman shooting people.
The University of Colorado Denver said the postal service delivered a suspicious package Monday, which was turned over to authorities within hours.
The July 20 shooting killed 12 people and wounded 58 others.
Holmes was a Ph.D. student in neuroscience at the university before dropping out of the program last month.
Prosecutors expect to formally charge Holmes on July 30, and he could face the death penalty if convicted.
**Syrian Activists: Battles Continue in Aleppo, Hama**
Syrian opposition activists say clashes between rebels and government forces continue in the country's largest city, Aleppo, and in several other areas .
The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported shelling in several Aleppo neighborhoods Thursday that killed a girl and wounded seven other people.
It also said deadly clashes were taking place in the cities of Hama and in Deir Ezzor province, as well as explosions targeting military vehicles in Idlib.
Activists say the government has used attack helicopter and tanks during several days of fighting in Aleppo. White House spokesman Jay Carney said Wednesday those tactics are a sign of the depths of depravity of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.