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Stories with place: Colorado
  • National energy boom blurs political battle lines 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 8:55 am
  • DENVER - The U.S. energy boom is blurring the traditional political battle lines across the country.

  • Tulo backs Chatwood and Rockies beat Phillies 12-1 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 1:11 am
  • DENVER - Troy Tulowitzki set up his big day at the plate in his first appearance.

  • Pettibone rocked in Phils 12-1 loss to Colorado 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 12:59 am
  • DENVER - Before Friday night's game, the Philadelphia Phillies decided that starter Jonathan Pettibone would be sent back to Triple-A to make room in the rotation for Cole Hamels.

  • Officials probe potential threat on Delta flight 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 12:37 am
  • DENVER - Officials say a Delta Air Lines plane on a flight from Detroit to Denver reported an unspecified potential security threat and taxied to a remote area after landing safely at Denver International Airport.

  • 2 charged in Montrose County motorcycle death 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 12:23 am
  • MONTROSE, Colorado - Two men face charges in the death of a motorcyclist who ran into a rope and chain the men had allegedly stretched across a southwestern Colorado highway to retrieve an elk carcass, authorities said Friday.

  • Did Manning's meeting with Saban cross the line? 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 9:33 pm
  • ENGLEWOOD, Colorado - Peyton Manning's never-ending quest to hone his game and Nick Saban's desire to decipher fast-paced offenses led to a recent meeting that the Crimson Tide coach called mutually beneficial.

  • Llama that roamed Trinidad found dead 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 9:04 pm
  • TRINIDAD, Colorado - Police say a llama that was roaming around the southern Colorado town of Trinidad was found dead, and four people are being questioned.

  • Revenge pornography penalties considered in Colorado 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 8:01 pm
  • DENVER - Using intimate photos or videos of significant others to humiliate them would be a crime under a bill being considered by lawmakers in Colorado, which is joining a growing number of states tackling the issue referred to as revenge porn.

  • Colorado deaths stoke worries about pot edibles 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 5:37 pm
  • DENVER - A college student eats more than the recommended dose of a marijuana-laced cookie and jumps to his death from a hotel balcony. A husband with no history of violence is accused of shooting his wife in the head, possibly after eating pot-infused candy.

  • DA files murder charges in 911 call death 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 5:01 pm
  • DENVER - Denver's district attorney says he has filed murder charges against a man accused of killing his wife while she was making a 911 call.

  • Colorado angles to expand hemp industry 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 3:52 pm
  • DENVER - Colorado is just starting its experiment with industrial hemp production, but interest in the new crop is so strong that the state is moving to expand the number and size of farms growing marijuana's non-intoxicating cousin.

  • Arvada man gets 10 years in prison for fatal crash 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 3:31 pm
  • GOLDEN, Colorado - A 23-year-old man who acknowledged driving drunk and causing a fatal crash in the Denver suburb of Westminster has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.

  • Injuries in Larimer County school bus accident 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 1:40 pm
  • FORT COLLINS, Colorado - A car rear-ended a school bus carrying nine children near Fort Collins early Friday, slightly injuring three children and the bus driver and critically injuring the lone person in the car, authorities said.

  • Colorado makes child abuse information public 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 1:40 pm
  • DENVER - Colorado has created a website that provides the public with child-protection and child-abuse information for each county, the latest in a series of reforms that follow a number of child deaths in the state.

  • Colorado adds 3,300 jobs from February to March 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 1:17 pm
  • DENVER - Colorado added jobs for the 29th straight month in March, and as the good economic news mounts, more people are seeking work, the state's chief economist said Friday.

  • Judge lets library trustees keep seats for now 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 12:16 pm
  • GREELEY, Colorado - A Weld County judge has ruled that the High Plains Library District's board of trustees can keep their seats for at least another two weeks until a hearing can be held on a request for an injunction.

  • ACLU unimpressed by Colorado city anti-begging law 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 11:02 am
  • GRAND JUNCTION, Colorado - The ACLU says Grand Junction's city council has taken a step in the right direction with changes to its anti-begging law, but could go further.

  • Small town election sparks controversy 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 10:00 am
  • MONTEZUMA, Colorado - Questions about a local government election have turned into a mountain of a political dispute in Montezuma, which has just 65 residents.

  • Court order considered to remove flood debris 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 9:55 am
  • BOULDER, Colorado - Boulder County commissioners are taking steps to get court-ordered access to six private properties where flood debris in stream channels poses potential hazards of renewed flooding and damage during spring runoff and heavy thunderstorms.

  • CU will ignore faculty group criticism 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 9:40 am
  • BOULDER, Colorado - The University of Colorado says it will ignore criticism from Colorado chapters of the American Association of University Professors after the university removed the philosophy department chair and suspended all graduate student admissions over complaints of sexual harassment and bullying in the department.

  • Ludlow massacre spurred New Deal labor reforms 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 9:28 am
  • DENVER - A century ago this Sunday, 11 children and two women died in a fire that followed a shootout between the Colorado National Guard and striking coal miners at a tent camp in southern Colorado.

  • Judge asks pointed questions in gay marriage case 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 4:19 am
  • DENVER - A judge in Colorado who will play a pivotal role deciding whether gays should be allowed to wed in the United States asked pointed questions Thursday about whether Oklahoma can legally ban the unions.

  • Stastny leads Avs to 5-4 OT win over Wild 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 3:05 am
  • DENVER - Paul Stastny sweated out the trade deadline, wondering if his big, expiring contract and Colorado's desire to beef up its blue line might lead to his departure from Denver.

  • Stastny leads Avs to 5-4 OT win over Wild 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 2:26 am
  • DENVER - Patrick Roy showed as much boldness behind the bench as he once did as a Hall of Fame goaltender.

  • Royal Gorge park to offer tours amid fire repairs 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 11:29 pm
  • CANON CITY, Colorado - Royal Gorge Bridge & Park will offer guided tours on weekends and holidays this summer as it rebuilds from last summer's fire.