Colorado poised to become 22nd state with no death penalty

DENVER (AP) — Colorado is set to become the 22nd U.S. state to abolish the death penalty after lawmakers on Wednesday ap...
22:04 26 February 2022

AP Top 25 Podcast: Georgia’s Smart move targets Alabama

Georgia coach Kirby Smart is trying to turn his program into the Alabama of the SEC East. His latest move to make that h...
17:55 26 February 2022

Brazilian transgender dancer shatters Carnival parade taboo

SAO PAULO (AP) — When dancer Camila Prins entered Sao Paulo’s Carnival parade grounds, a costume of feathers clinging to...
5:02 23 February 2022

Trump not a ‘Parasite’ fan, praises ‘Gone with the Wind’

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is apparently not a fan of Oscar winner “Parasite,” his biggest complaint being...
19:07 21 February 2022

Sand Creek Massacre site demands we confront racial violence

EADS, Colo. (AP) — The site sits hundreds of miles from any major city. There are no statues to admire, no gift shops to...
20:56 19 February 2022

Road less traveled: Some NHL teams moving AHL squads closer

DENVER (AP) — Jason Dickinson encountered quite a few bumps in the road on his route to the NHL. Good thing for his trus...
15:09 19 February 2022

Edmunds: What is the best size truck for your lifestyle?

Today, people use their trucks for everything from taking the kids to school to hauling concrete. Notably, 78% of full-s...
11:52 19 February 2022

Ex-Gov. Blagojevich returns to Chicago, maintains innocence

CHICAGO (AP) — Rod Blagojevich returned home to Chicago early Wednesday, shaking hands and signing autographs after Pres...
10:58 19 February 2022

Pot shops turn to highway sponsor signs amid strict ad rules

DENVER — Cannabis companies are using a loophole in Colorado's strict limits on marijuana advertising by sponsoring state highways and putting their n...
15:28 16 February 2022

Analysis: Commitment in football is simply self-preservation

College football needs to place a moratorium on the use of the words loyalty and commitment.
7:03 13 February 2022

Michigan State rallies to hire Tucker away from Colorado

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Mel Tucker recalled making $400 a month when he began his career as a graduate assistant at Michigan State, sleeping under his d...
1:29 13 February 2022

Bennet ends 2020 bid after poor showing in New Hampshire

Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet ended his long-shot presidential bid Tuesday, failing to break out of a crowded Democratic field dominated by other moder...
1:31 12 February 2022

Push to scale back US environmental law draws ire at hearing

DENVER — The Trump administration on Tuesday hosted the first of two hearings on its proposal to speed energy and other projects by rolling back a lan...
21:14 11 February 2022

`Instant shorthand’: Couples who met at camp look back

Ron Gammell first noticed Mary Turk on the bus en route to camp.
13:40 4 February 2022

US wants to return codebreaker’s seized items to UK school

DENVER — A U.S. woman who said she was visiting England to do a study of the late World War II codebreaker and computing pioneer Alan Turing walked in...
16:02 2 February 2022

3 Americans killed in Australia all had military backgrounds

DENVER — Growing up in a small rural community on Colorado's plains, Ian McBeth went to work as a ranch hand in neighboring Nebraska at 14 and was a s...
23:35 24 January 2022

Sen. Gardner’s reelection campaign refunds $33K in donations

DENVER — Colorado Sen. Cory Gardner's reelection campaign said Friday that it was refunding $33,000 in excess contributions.
20:50 17 January 2022

On impeachment, pressure on Colorado senator is from right

DENVER — If Democrats were to have any hope of shaping the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump to their liking, they'd need help from R...
5:11 8 January 2022

Presidential hopeful Bennet pledges $6 trillion ‘Real Deal’

DENVER — Presidential hopeful Michael Bennet is releasing a $6 trillion plan that he calls “the Real Deal” in an attempt to offer what he says is a mo...
12:00 2 January 2022

Gender gap opens among Hispanics who could be key in 2020

5:08 23 December 2021

Coyotes acquiring Hall shifts balance of power in West

John Chayka looked at the Arizona Coyotes roster and their spot atop the Pacific Division and wondered.
15:20 17 December 2021

Opponents warn of staff exodus as US breaks up lands bureau

LAS VEGAS — Opponents of the Trump administration's plan to break up the Washington, D.C., headquarters of the country's public lands bureau are warni...
21:54 13 December 2021

‘We’re going to be everywhere:’ Inside Bloomberg’s 2020 plan

AURORA, Colo. — For any other candidate, a crowd of just 38 voters at a high-profile policy announcement might be cause for panic. But Michael Bloombe...
16:11 6 December 2021

Bloomberg gun plan: Permits, assault weapon ban, age limits

AURORA, Colo. — Democratic presidential contender Michael Bloomberg unveiled a gun control policy on Thursday just steps from the site of one of Color...
20:31 5 December 2021

Bullock becomes 3rd governor to drop presidential campaign

HELENA, Mont. — Montana Gov. Steve Bullock ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday, becoming the third Western governor boasting executive e...
18:05 2 December 2021

One-two punch of storms threatens Thanksgiving travel in US

DENVER — Heavy snow and wind shut down highways Tuesday in Colorado and Wyoming, closed schools in Nebraska and forced more than 1,000 travelers to sl...
2:28 27 November 2021

Walmart Inc. sues 32 Colorado counties to shrink tax bills

DURANGO, Colo. — The parent company of Walmart has sued dozens of counties in Colorado in a bid to reduce its tax bills.
22:51 13 November 2021

Still a chance? 2020 longshots insist race is up for grabs

CONCORD, N.H. — Bernie Sanders rallied hundreds of supporters outside the New Hampshire capital when the senator formally filed to compete in the stat...
8:59 11 November 2021

New federal grant program allots $10M for dams in 26 states

Built for irrigation in 1884, Smith Reservoir in Colorado no longer can hold as much water as it once did.
12:48 10 November 2021

Colorado ex-Gov. Hickenlooper’s travel ethics probe released

DENVER — A report from the Colorado Ethics commission released Thursday came to no conclusion about whether former governor and current U.S. Senate ca...
0:35 8 November 2021