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'8-Mile' Producer And Girlfriend Sued Over Dog Bite

Posted 04.18.2012 | New York

A new lawsuit is taking aim at movie producer Stuart Parr and his girlfriend Allison Sarofim for an injury allegedly inflicted by the powerful couple'...

Have Some Frozen Cows That Need Moving? Just Blow Them Up

AP | STEVEN K. PAULSON | Posted 06.17.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- It may take explosives to dislodge a group of cows that wandered into an old ranger cabin high in the Rocky Mountains, then died and froze s...

PHOTOS: Jack Nicholson's Historic Aspen Home For Sale

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 04.17.2012 | Denver

Dozens of celebrities have called Aspen, Colorado home over the years, but one celebrity is saying goodbye to the beautiful mountain town. Accordi...

PHOTOS: Top 10 Vail & Aspen Fantasy Ski Homes For Sale

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 05.04.2012 | Denver

Colorado's ski resorts may be having a slower season than usual, but the prices on these fantasy ski homes in Vail and Aspen sure don't reflect any ki...

Man Replaces Pot Habit With Yoga Class.. In Aspen Jail

AP | Posted 03.06.2012 | Denver

By Associated Press ASPEN, Colo. -- A district court judge in Aspen gave a former Snowmass resident a break after the man said he replaced his pot ...

Teacher Caught Having Sex With Student In School Restroom

Posted 02.21.2012 | Denver

Lauren Redfern, the Basalt High School gym teacher arrested last week on charges of sexual assault, was caught by the school's athletic director with ...

Artist Spotlight: Magic Cyclops Talks Air Guitars, American Idol

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 02.09.2012 | Denver

Most of the world was only recently exposed to the magical experience of the Magic Cyclops when he appeared on American Idol's Aspen audition show in ...

Teen Father's Letter Leads Aspen Police To Big Drug Bust

Posted 02.08.2012 | Denver

An Aspen father who wrote an anonymous letter to police, concerned about a local drug dealer that he believed sold drugs to his 17-year-old daughter, ...

WATCH: 'Meet A Black Person' In Aspen

Posted 02.07.2012 | Denver

Aspen is known as a worldwide playground for the wealthy. Heck, even some of the ski bums there make six figures. That said, the city's reputation a...

WATCH: Meet A Black Person!

Posted 02.07.2012 | Comedy

Aspen, Colorado is probably best known as a remote ski destination, but it's also one of the whitest cities in America. Less than .5% of the city's po...

What Do You Give? Take?

Heidi Zuckerman Jacobson | Posted 03.28.2012 | Arts
Heidi Zuckerman Jacobson

In 2003, I organized an exhibition at the Berkeley Art Museum entitled For your pleasure. The premise was that "a new conceptual approach has been emerging in art since the turn of the millennium: a spirit of generosity toward the viewer.

WATCH: Magic Cyclops' Hilarious Performance On American Idol

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.26.2012 | Denver

American Idol just got a lot more magical. On last night's American Idol Aspen auditions show, Fort Collins experimental comedy-rocker and air gui...

'American Idol' Recap: The 5 Most Memorable Auditions from Aspen, CO

Laura Prudom | Posted 03.26.2012 | TV
Laura Prudom

Possibly the most bizarre (and transparently fake) audition so far, "Magic Cyclops" was certainly memorable for trying to be memorable, affecting a terrible British accent while insisting that he was from Davenport, Iowa.

Winter X Games Fight Cancer With Annual Charity Event

Posted 01.19.2012 | Impact

The eve of the Winter X Games plays host to a different kind of fight -- one that lacks competition, but has a fierce enemy: Cancer. A joint charit...

PHOTOS: 10 Most Expensive Homes In Colorado

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 01.07.2012 | Denver

Brother, can you spare $25 million? That's how much you'd need to by the cheapest property on this list of Colorado's ten most expensive homes as list...

Despite Record Low Snowpack, Resorts Are Still Packing Them In

Posted 12.30.2011 | Denver

The 2010-2011 season saw record snowfall, but 2011-2012 is off to an alarmingly slow start. The Denver Post reports that throughout the state, snowpac...

Robert Frank: Aspen's Super-Wealthy Destabilized The Community

Colorado Public Radio | Posted 12.16.2011 | Denver

Reporter Robert Frank has an unusual beat. He covers wealth for The Wall Street Journal. If you’re loaded, Frank’s interested in why and in what y...

Sheen's Ex Wants Charges Dropped

AP | Posted 02.06.2012 | Denver

ASPEN, Colo. — Charlie Sheen's ex-wife, Brooke Mueller, says she'll fight Colorado assault and cocaine possession accusations with the goal of h...

Colo. Resort Offers $25,000 Ski Pass For Charity

AP | Posted 12.31.2011 | Denver

ASPEN, Colo. -- Want first crack at the runs in Aspen? The Aspen Skiing Co. is offering an "Ultimate Ski Pass" that will let you have unlimited first ...

ANOTHER Colo. Town Bans Plastic Bags, Sets Fee For Paper

AP | Posted 12.12.2011 | Denver

ASPEN, Colo. -- The Aspen City Council has voted to ban plastic bags from the Colorado mountain resort town's two grocery stores and place a 20-cent f...

Q: When Is A Ski Resort Not A Ski Resort?

Posted 12.04.2011 | Denver

A: In the summer, apparently. Recently passed legislation, however, aims to change that. The U.S. House passed the 'Ski Area Recreational Opport...

'Peoples' Reggae at the Aspen Jazz Fest

Anita Thompson | Posted 11.08.2011 | Denver
Anita Thompson

By the end of the third song, Leon and the Peoples had the entire stage filled with cheering festival-goers, some who appeared to be self-appointed go-go dancers.

Texas Billionaire Killed In Aspen

AP | Posted 10.08.2011 | Denver

DALLAS -- Texas billionaire and philanthropist Charles Wyly, whose family donated millions of dollars to Republican causes and Dallas arts projects, h...

Michelle Obama To Speak At Aspen Fundraiser

Posted 09.25.2011 | Denver

First Lady Michelle Obama is making a stop in Aspen, Colo. today to speak at a private fundraiser organized by the Democratic National Committee, CBSD...

Looking For Energy, Aspen Digs Deep

The Colorado Independent | Troy Hooper | Posted 09.11.2011 | Denver

The city of Aspen is planning to drill a hole 1,000 feet deep in a gravel parking lot this fall to explore whether there is enough heat underground to...