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Flood Victims Return Home To Find More Heartbreak

AP | P. SOLOMON BANDA and BEN NEARY | Posted 11.17.2013 | Green

LYONS, Colo. — The emergency airlifts of flood victims waned Tuesday, leaving rescue crews to systematically search the nooks and crannies of th...

Does A Fracking Disaster Lurk Under Colorado's Floodwaters?

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.20.2013 | Green

As the sky finally clears in flood-devastated Colorado and official damage estimates continue to come out, questions remain about the stability of the...

Anxious Waiting For Word On Missing In Colorado Floods

AP | HANNAH DREIER | Posted 11.16.2013 | Green

LYONS, Colo. — Gerald Guntle dials his sister's home multiple times a day, desperate to find out if she survived the widespread flooding that sh...

LOOK: Colorado Flood Devastation, By The Numbers

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.25.2013 | Green

As more rain continued to pound flood-ravaged Colorado over the weekend and with more expected to fall Monday, officials released damage assessments f...

U.S. BLM Emphasizing 'Compassion And Concern' For Wild Horses

AP | SCOTT SONNER and MATTHEW DALY | Posted 04.03.2013 | Denver

RENO, Nev. -- The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is issuing new policy directives emphasizing "compassion and concern" for wild horses on federal land...

Arapahoe County Sheriff: Only Courts Can Rule On Gun Control

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 03.24.2013 | Denver

DENVER — The Colorado sheriff whose county includes the movie theater where 12 people were shot and killed last year says law-enforcement office...

2016 Presidential Talk Still Abuzz

Posted 01.28.2013 | Denver

Gossip surrounding whether or not Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper will be seeking a higher officer in 2016 is still abuzz, despite the governor's clai...

Oil, Gas Wells... And College Funding?

The Boulder Daily Camera | Brittany Anas | Posted 03.20.2013 | Denver

A Republican's bill expected to be introduced soon in the Legislature proposes a severance tax break for companies that set up new oil and gas wells i...

Colorado Baby Survives Rare Disease

Posted 03.18.2013 | Denver

A baby is recovering in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children after contracting a rare disease called infant botul...

Avalanche Education Shifts Gears

AP | PHUONG LE | Posted 03.18.2013 | Denver

SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash. -- Steve Hamill first ventured into the backcountry three years ago, drawn by a desire to be in the woods during the winter. Bu...

Legislators Reintroduce ASSET Bill

Posted 03.17.2013 | Denver

After two years of failed attempts to pass a bill lowering the tuition rate for undocumented students at public colleges and universities throughout C...

Meet Colorado's First Openly Gay Speaker Of The House

Posted 01.09.2013 | Denver

The Colorado House of Representatives opened under its first openly gay speaker, Denver Democratic lawmaker Mark Ferrandino today. Ferrandino said...

What's On The Docket For The Legislature This Year?

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 01.09.2013 | Denver

It'll be a busy year for Colorado lawmakers, who are expected to revive the debate on civil unions, gun control, ASSET and other headline-grabbing bil...

Sale Of Wild Horses To Be Limited

AP | SANDRA CHEREB | Posted 03.06.2013 | Denver

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Sales of wild horses and burros will be restricted under new rules announced Friday by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management af...

How Marijuana Was Legalized In 2 States

AP | GENE JOHNSON | Posted 02.01.2013 | Denver

SEATTLE -- In the late-1980s heyday of the anti-drug "Just Say No" campaign, a man calling himself "Jerry" appeared on a Seattle talk radio show to cr...

PHOTOS: Obama Takes Colorado

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 11.07.2012 | Denver

By about 9:15 p.m. MST, President Barack Obama had been declared the winner of Ohio and shortly thereafter, he was projected to take another swing sta...

Colorado Early Voting Begins Today

Posted 10.23.2012 | Denver

Coloradans looking to cast their vote early can do so beginning this morning, Monday, Oct. 22 at any of the Voter Service Centers at various locations...

YouTube Video Links Alleged GOP Voter Fraud Firm To Colorado

Posted 10.01.2012 | Denver

The young woman in a video that was uploaded to YouTube more than a week ago who is seen registering voters in El Paso County, Colorado and admits to ...

Voter Registration Video Goes Viral: 'We're In Support Of Romney'

Posted 09.24.2012 | Denver

A video uploaded to YouTube on Friday depicting a young woman registering voters in El Paso County, Colorado claiming she works for the clerk's office...

Anti-Legal Pot Group Calls Decorated Denver Cop 'Pro-Pot Rent-A-Cop'

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.21.2012 | Denver

On Thursday, the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol held a press conference to announce the endorsement of Amendment 64 by various law-enforc...

What Happens If Colorado Legalizes Marijuana?

The Colorado Independent | Scot Kersgaard | Posted 09.24.2012 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's Scot Kersgaard. If Amendment 64 passes, it will become almost immediately legal under Colorado law for adults to po...

Legal Weed Ballot Measure Endorsed By Cops, Judges

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.20.2012 | Denver

The Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol got a key endorsement today from various members of the law enforcement community who say that marijua...

Romney's Plan To Win Key Voting Block In Colorado Already Doomed?

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 09.20.2012 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. Republican Party donors and strategists alarmed by the trajectory of the embattled Romney presidentia...

WATCH: Legal Weed Debate Gets Animated

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.20.2012 | Denver

Marijuana could be legalized for recreational use by adults in three states this November -- Colorado, Oregon and Washington state -- and following th...

Colorado Featured At DNC: Polis, Salazar, Case & Ciano Speak

Posted 09.05.2012 | Denver

The state of Colorado was well represented during the opening night of the Democratic National Convention with speeches from Rep. Jared Polis, Secreta...