Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Broomfield Police Department
Denver-Area Man Claims Teen Hired Him To Kill Her
Joseph Lopez pleaded guilty to second-degree murder after alleging Natalie Bollinger sought out a hitman on Craigslist.
KMGH - Denver Scripps
1 Dead, 3 Injured After Downtown Denver Shooting
The shootings occurred at about 4 p.m. in a mixed neighborhood of new apartment buildings, restaurants and bars.
City of Denver
Journalist Told To ‘Act Like A Lady’ As Police Handcuff Her For Taking Photos
Susan Greene was detained in July after attempting to photograph officers surrounding an African-American man who was sitting on a public sidewalk.
Denver 9-Year-Old Dies By Suicide After Reported Bullying For Being Gay
Jamel Myles killed himself four days after coming out to his classmates, authorities say.
Putin Portrait Placed In Colorado Capitol Where Donald Trump's Should Be
Though, there's a reason no Trump portrait exists there yet.
Police Injured In Bizarre Tractor Chase In Downtown Denver
"Whoa, that's crazy!" says witness.
Denver District Attorneys Office
Backflipping FBI Agent Who Accidentally Shot Man Charged With Assault
Chase Bishop turned himself in to Denver authorities Tuesday morning.
FBI Agent Accidentally Shoots Nightclub Customer When Agent Does A Backflip
The good news: The victim is OK.
Handout . / Reuters
Denver Uber Driver Arrested After Passenger Found Shot Dead
By Keith Coffman, Reuters
The suspect flagged down a motorist and told them his passenger tried to attack him.
Denver Mayor's Son Caught On Tape Berating Cop As A 'Faggot'
Curtis M. Wong
Mayor Michael B. Hancock said his son's response during a traffic stop was "inexcusable."
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
USA Today Sports / Reuters
NHL Teams Honor Victims Of Canada's Junior Hockey Bus Crash
Teams in Canada and the United States came together as one to pay their respects to the young lives lost.
Sophie Quinton, The Pew Charitable Trusts
This Extract Is Driving A Hemp Gold Rush. But Is It Legal?
, Editorial Partner
The federal government is divided on whether the hemp CBD extract is legal.
Life Became Hell For This Gay Texas High School Athlete After He Was Outed
By Payton Bradley, Outsports
Payton Bradley loved golf, until the harassment from his teammates caused him to quit.
Pascal Rossignol / Reuters
Amazon Narrows Down Second Headquarters List To 20 Possibilities
The places still in the running include 17 U.S. cities, one Canadian city and two other U.S. locations.
RJ Sangosti via Getty Images
Gunfire Outside Colorado State Capitol Forces Brief Lockdown
Witnesses say they saw a person pull a gun and shoot at a car while walking near the Capitol.
Air Travelers Stuck In Long Lines After U.S. Customs Computers Go Down
A similar computer outage occurred a year ago.
Sheriff's Deputy Killed, 6 Other People Hurt In Colorado Shooting
Officers responded to a disturbance early Sunday that left a 29-year-old father dead.
Tom Williams via Getty Images
To Protect Dreamers, Congress Must Pass The Dream Act
Janine Davidson, Ph.D.
Legislators must not drag their feet in ensuring hundreds of thousands of Americans are not displaced from their country.
What It's Like When Your Child Has A Condition That Causes Constant Hunger
Two moms explain how Prader-Willi syndrome is especially challenging on Thanksgiving.
By South Bend Voice [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Early Signs That 2018 Will Be The Year Of The Climate Voter
, Guest Writer
Founder and Executive Director of the Environmental Voter Project
It’s hard to believe, but the 2018 election cycle is already here. The 2017 campaign lawn signs haven’t come down yet, but
Hockey Coach Gives Kids Outrageously Obscene Pep Talk, Gets Canned
"F**k their coaches! F**k their wives!" the coach can be heard telling the children.
Marc Piscotty via Getty Images
Police Catch 'Nonchalant' Gunman Who Killed 3 At Colorado Walmart
By Keith Coffman, Reuters
The suspect entered the store calmly and opened fire, then walked out, police said.
Carlos Barria / Reuters
Coloradans Who Deregistered After Trump Request For Voter Data Aren't Signing Up Again
Less than a fifth of voters who pulled their registrations following a request for voter information have registered again.
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
FROM OUR PARTNERS
What's Working: Purpose + Profit
The Power of Humanity
Difference Maker 100
Expert analysis and commentary to make sense of today's biggest stories.
Sign up here to have the best stories delivered straight to your inbox.
First-person essays, features, interviews and Q&As about life today.
Get breaking news alerts
Download our app
Go to mobile site