CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Attorneys in the Aurora theater massacre are in court today for a hearing on whether testimony on fingerprint comparison should be allowed at the trial. An FBI agent testified at the hearing, which is one of the last scheduled before James Holmes goes on trial in December on multiple charges of murder and attempted murder. Schedule changes have been common, however.
DENVER (AP) — Democrats are hoping young voters will help them get the edge in Colorado's congressional races, some of the most competitive in the nation. DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz will be in Denver today to help sign up new voters at Metro State University. Republicans are trying to pick up six Senate seats in this fall's election to win control of the chamber, including the seat now held by Sen. Mark Udall.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Frontier Airlines plans to suspend service to Sioux City, Iowa, on Oct. 24. Sioux City airport officials say an email from Frontier described the suspension as a seasonal shutdown. He says Frontier indicated it would contact him after Jan. 1 to talk about future flights.
NEDERLAND, Colo. (AP) — Nederland, Colorado's town marshal says he is resigning after just six months because he can't adjust to the altitude. The Daily Camera reports day that Jim Matheney wanted to dispel rumors, including one claiming he left the job in the quirky town just west of Boulder because of a space alien attack. Paul Carrill, a former Kansas City, Missouri, sheriff's commander, is interim marshal.