If you want to see the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games, you can hop on an airplane out of Colorado Springs and fly to Sochi Aeroport. It's about 18 hours with a couple of stops - or up to 40 hours depending on the flight, where it stops on the way and how long the...
One of the major lessons from the Black Forest fire was that mitigation worked.
A good example was Cathedral Pines, where the upscale community, including the developer, worked to mitigate wildfire risk.
It paid off, said Keith Worley, forester with Forestree Development. He is...
Wealth, as wealthy folks know, depends upon trends and smart investing. Rich folk know to look to trends that suggest where money is headed and, more important, where it can be made. Trends at the moment suggest there may be money to be made in solar and wind power, electric cars,...
So how long do you think before electric cars take over?
Might be a lot sooner than you imagined.
For many Americans, gas-guzzling mega vehicles seem to be an addiction.
It's as if we all live in Texas.
Bigger is better, damn the cost and impact on environment.
Fumes. Give me...
Used to be the mantra was don't drink and drive.
As of Jan. 1, don't smoke and drive became the driver safety buzzwords in Colorado and Washington.
We're not talking about cigarettes.
With pipes, well, it just depends on what you pack it with.
When Melissa Klein died, she was holding her husband's hand.
John Klein was there at the beginning.
He was there at the end.
She died like she lived, fighting, wrestling, arguing with the rare genetic condition that threatened her daily.
Melissa died at about 10:30 p.m. Friday...
With New Year’s Eve just around the corner, police are ramping up for a jump in drunk driving from revelers.
The Colorado Department of Transportation, Colorado State Patrol and 76 other agencies in Colorado kicked off an increase in DUI enforcement Friday that runs through...
Vantage is everything.
In life and on scenic drives.
That's why you see lookout points on scenic highways -- places to get a glimpse of history or view nature's highlights on a cross-country drive or road trip.
The Pacific Coast Highway in California has them. Like Big Sur.
About 3,000 people in El Paso County face the specter Saturday of being both without a job and the federal unemployment checks that help them live day to day.
Welcome to the New Year.
Without congressional approval, Emergency Unemployment Compensation dies at the end of 2013....
Even before the wheels hit the track, high-speed rail would have a booming economic impact on Colorado, producing more than 10,000 jobs a year during construction. In all, the project would create 115,000 jobs over a 10-year construction period, said David Krutsinger, transit and rail...