- Lawmakers nearing agreement to reduce student tests Updated: May-05-15 3:04 am
DENVER - Colorado lawmakers are close to agreement on one of the most vexing problems of the term - how to reduce standardized tests for students in public schools.
- Jurors see video of theater shooter asking if kids were hurt Updated: May-05-15 2:07 am
CENTENNIAL, Colorado - Jurors in the Colorado theater shooting trial got their first look at a video recording of gunman James Holmes asking detectives, "There weren't any children hurt, were there?"
- Denver bar brawl turns fatal after driver runs over 2 Updated: May-05-15 12:55 am
DENVER - Police are searching for a suspect who they believe intentionally struck and killed 34-year-old Armando Rodriguez-Uribe with a pickup truck after a bar fight.
- Colorado lawmakers mull big pay hikes for elected officers Updated: May-05-15 12:44 am
DENVER - Colorado lawmakers hustled Monday to steer through a bill to dramatically raise the pay of elected officials, including themselves.
- Authorities: Pilot error caused fatal 2013 plane crash Updated: May-05-15 12:20 am
GRAND JUNCTION, Colorado - Pilot error likely caused the 2013 crash of a small plane in western Colorado that killed two passengers and the pilot.
- Diamondbacks-Rockies game rained out Updated: May-05-15 12:20 am
DENVER - Arizona manager Chip Hale gave his team a pep talk about its recent hitting woes. He'll have to wait a day to see if it did any good.
- 58-year-old Denver Zoo hippo Bertie dies Updated: May-04-15 10:55 pm
DENVER - A 58-year-old hippopotamus, the longest living resident of the Denver Zoo, has died after his advanced years deteriorated his health.
- DaVita to pay $450M to settle Atlanta whistleblower lawsuit Updated: May-04-15 9:11 pm
DENVER - DaVita HealthCare Partners agreed Monday to pay $450 million to settle a lawsuit claiming the company defrauded the federal Medicare program out of millions of dollars.
- Colorado lawmakers agree to limit odd proxy marriages Updated: May-04-15 8:40 pm
DENVER - Colorado lawmakers have agreed to limit the state's unique rules for proxy marriages in which couples are wed with only one of the people present.
- Homemade hash limits head to Colorado governor Updated: May-04-15 8:40 pm
DENVER - A ban on common procedures for making homemade hash oil is headed to the governor's desk in Colorado.
- Democrats reject Colorado GOP fetal homicide bill Updated: May-04-15 8:20 pm
DENVER - Democrats concerned about interference on abortion rights on Monday rejected a Republican measure to create a new crime of fetal homicide, legislation that was crafted in response to an attack last month on a pregnant woman in Longmont.
- Broncos release T Paul Cornick, WR Jeremy Kelley Updated: May-04-15 7:41 pm
ENGLEWOOD, Colorado - The Denver Broncos continued their offensive line makeover by waiving second-year tackle Paul Cornick, who started three games each at right tackle and tight end last season.
- Police look into video that ACLU calls racial profiling Updated: May-04-15 7:01 pm
DENVER - A video taken by a Colorado Springs man during a March traffic stop has gotten more than 30,000 views on YouTube and has become the subject of a Colorado Springs Police Department investigation.
- Colorado lawmakers debate drug felons in the pot business Updated: May-04-15 6:58 pm
DENVER - A dispute over drug felons in Colorado's marijuana industry is heating up at the Statehouse. The question is hanging up a bill to reauthorize rules for Colorado's medical marijuana industry.
- Boy charged in classmate's stabbing at Denver-area school Updated: May-04-15 6:32 pm
BROOMFIELD, Colorado - Prosecutors have charged a 14-year-old boy accused of stabbing a classmate at a suburban Denver school.
- Coroner IDs man who fell to death while hiking near Boulder Updated: May-04-15 6:01 pm
BOULDER, Colorado - Authorities have released the name of a 21-year-old man who fell to his death while hiking near Boulder.
- Ag Secretary Vilsack announces $235 million for conservation Updated: May-04-15 5:05 pm
BROOMFIELD, Colorado - U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on Monday announced up to $235 million in funding for conservation projects to protect water quality and combat the drought that is ravaging parts of the West.
- Denver, Colorado College to play outdoor game at Coors Field Updated: May-04-15 5:02 pm
DENVER - The University of Denver and Colorado College will play an outdoor hockey game at Coors Field in February.
- Colorado House passes plan addressing surplus budget refunds Updated: May-04-15 4:47 pm
DENVER - Colorado House Democrats passed a plan Monday that would prevent future budget surpluses from being refunded to taxpayers, allowing the state to use the money instead for education and transportation.
- Colorado lawmakers OK bill making schools liable for safety Updated: May-04-15 2:53 pm
DENVER - Legislation to make Colorado public schools legally liable for student safety awaits the governor's signature.
- Western mountain towns seeking higher coal royalties Updated: May-04-15 2:13 pm
DENVER - Ten Western mountain towns have banded together to urge coal companies to pay hundreds of millions of dollars a year to help the communities deal with the effects of climate change.
- Correction: Dog Poo Problems story Updated: May-04-15 1:56 pm
ASPEN, Colorado - In a story May 1 about dog waste problems, The Associated Press, relying on a report by The Aspen Times, reported erroneously the amount of dog waste collected by volunteers. It was 100 pounds, not 600 pounds.
- Colorado Springs Police seek armed assault suspect Updated: May-04-15 9:35 am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - Colorado Springs Police are looking for 34-year-old parolee Maurice Kendrick after several women say he pulled a gun on them at a Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao watch party.
- Rockies lose 5th straight game, 8-6 to Padres in homer fest Updated: May-03-15 9:02 pm
SAN DIEGO - Other than driving seven balls out of Petco Park, the Colorado Rockies didn't have much to show for their weekend in San Diego.
- CSU gets guarantee on $220M price tag for stadium Updated: May-03-15 2:35 pm
FORT COLLINS, Colorado - The contractors who will build CSU's new on-campus stadium have guaranteed that it won't cost the university more than $220 million.