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Austin Sigg sits in district court in Golden, Colo., on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, during his sentencing. (AP Photo, Denver Post, RJ Sangosti, Pool)

Colorado teen who killed girl gets life in prison

GOLDEN, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado teenager who killed and dismembered a 10-year-old girl in the Denver area last year was ordered to spend the rest of his life behind bars after an emotional hearing […]

11/19/2013

Jessica Ridgeway's aunt Becca Ridgeway, left, mother Sarah Ridgeway and grandmother Christine Ridgeway, right, testify in district court in Golden, Colo., on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, during the sentencing phase of Austin Sigg. (AP Photo/Denver Post, RJ Sangosti, Pool)

Slain girl’s mother says killer’s name will be forgotten

GOLDEN, Colo. (AP) — The mother of a 10-year-old Colorado girl whose death and dismemberment terrified a community said Monday the killer doesn’t deserve to know how the girl’s death affected her, and his name […]

11/18/2013

This booking photo released by the Westminster, Colo., Police Department shows Austin Reed Sigg. (AP Photo/Westminster Police Department, file)

Colo. teen pleads guilty in killing of school girl

GOLDEN, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado teen charged with kidnapping and killing a 10-year-old girl pleaded guilty Tuesday to all 22 charges against him, against the advice of his attorneys. Austin Sigg, 18, could be […]

10/01/2013

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Recently married couple among the injured in Boston bombing

BOSTON (AP) — A recently married couple is among the more than 170 people wounded in the Boston Marathon bombings. Patrick and Jessica Downes were married in August. Both are avid runners, and he has run the Boston Marathon in years past.

04/17/2013

Local teen arrested in Colo. girl's death

WESTMINSTER, Colo. (AP) – A teenager who lived just a mile from a 10-year-old Colorado girl who was abducted and killed earlier this month has been arrested in her death, along with a May attack […]

10/24/2012

FBI seeks help in finding missing Colorado girl

WESTMINSTER, Colo. (AP) — Authorities looking for a missing 10-year-old Colorado girl are asking the public for help finding a suspect, a day after finding a body in a park. Police have yet to link […]

10/11/2012

Police explore possible Wyo. link to missing girl

WESTMINSTER, Colo. (AP) – Authorities investigating the disappearance of a 10-year-old Colorado girl are looking into whether it could be linked to the abduction of a girl in Wyoming as they continue searching land and […]

10/10/2012

Search for missing girl, 10, continues in Colorado

WESTMINSTER, Colo. (AP) – Authorities looking for a 10-year-old Colorado girl who disappeared days ago after leaving for school are planning to finish scouring open fields and resume searching the fifth-grader’s suburban Denver neighborhood on […]

10/09/2012

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