Denver

First gay divorce finalized in Colorado

DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s first recognized same-sex divorce is final. Supporters of Colorado’s new civil unions law say the court ruling sets a precedent for gay couples married in other states who want to legally […]

07/30/2013

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Man faces year in prison, $250k fine for pointing laser at helicopter

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A Colorado man is facing a possible year in prison and a $250,000 fine today after he pleaded guilty to aiming a laser pointer at Los Angeles County sheriff’s helicopters and […]

07/26/2013

US President Barack Obama (AP Photo)

Obama to make personal appeals for immigration

  WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will try to ratchet up pressure on House Republicans this week to pass legislation overhauling the nation’s immigration laws. Obama will do interviews from the White House Tuesday […]

07/15/2013

Hobby Lobby store

Court: Hobby Lobby can challenge health care law

DENVER (AP) — Hobby Lobby stores won’t have to start paying millions of dollars in fines next week for not complying with the federal birth-control coverage mandate, under a federal appeals court ruling issued Thursday. […]

06/27/2013

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Rights case ruling favors Colo. transgender girl

DENVER (AP) — Colorado officials say a suburban Colorado Springs school district discriminated against a 6-year-old transgender girl by preventing her from using the girls’ bathroom, in what advocates described as the first such ruling […]

06/24/2013

A US Army helicopter drops a load of water on a wildfire in the Black Forest area north of Colorado Springs, Colorado. (AP Photo)

Fire rages, Colo. town braces for long evacuation

DEL NORTE, Colo. (AP) — A colossal wildfire raging near popular tourist areas of the southwestern Colorado mountains more than doubled in size over the weekend, driven by winds and fueled by dead trees in […]

06/24/2013

Los Angeles skyline with the San Gabriel Mountains in the background

TripAdvisor finds LA most expensive US city to visit

TripAdvisor survey reveals that Los Angeles is the 6th most expensive city in the U.S. to visit.  The TripIndex Cities survey compares the cost of a hotel stay, cocktail, two course dinner with a bottle […]

06/12/2013

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Students safe after armed man reported at school

THORNTON, Colo. (AP) — Armed officers and worried parents rushed to a Denver-area high school as students hunkered down in closets and classrooms Friday after a report of a gunman near campus on the last […]

05/24/2013

James Holmes (AP Photo)

Colorado shootings suspect to enter insanity plea

DENVER (AP) — The man accused in the deadly Colorado theater shootings wants to change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity, his lawyers said Tuesday. Attorneys for James Holmes said in a […]

05/07/2013

Mike O'Callaghan - Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge bridge above the Colorado River near Hoover Dam (rear) connecting Nevada (left) and Arizona. (AP Photo)

Colorado River tops 2013 endangered waterways list

LAS VEGAS (AP) — An advocacy group is calling the Colorado River the nation’s most endangered waterway. An annual American Rivers report doesn’t call pollution the problem. It instead cites drought and demand.

04/17/2013

Parents hope photo of fatal text serves as warning

DENVER (AP) — Alexander Heit’s final text cut off in mid-sentence. Before he could send it, police say the 22-year-old University of Northern Colorado student drifted into oncoming traffic, jerked the steering wheel and went off the road, rolling his car.

04/10/2013

Jean Soriano (Nevada Highway Patrol booking photo / AP)

Victims of crash mourned; teen held on $3.5 million bail

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three brothers from California who were on a trip to visit their ailing father in Denver are among five relatives killed in a weekend wreck north of Las Vegas.

04/01/2013

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