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With a helicopter as your ski lift, not even the sky's the limit
With a helicopter as your ski lift, not even the sky's the limit

By: - 0 Fri, Feb 24, 2017

I'm airborne. Powder swirls around my body. I dart through the spaces between giant spruce trees. Somehow, my brain calculates the pitch of the slope...

As Uber, Lyft thrive at DIA, airport will allow fewer taxi cabs
As Uber, Lyft thrive at DIA, airport will allow fewer taxi cabs

By: - 0 Sun, Feb 19, 2017

The demand for traditional taxis at Denver International Airport has dropped over the years as more passengers use ride-sharing services like Uber and...

Colorado's national parks, monuments offering free admission on Presidents Day
Colorado's national parks, monuments offering free admission on Presidents Day

By: Nathan Van Dyne - 0 Sun, Feb 19, 2017

If you're looking for a scenic way to spend Presidents Day, check out one of the state's national parks. Temperatures are expected to be mild across...

Colorful Colorado: Despite bust after bust, Leadville and its history breathe on
Colorful Colorado: Despite bust after bust, Leadville and its history breathe on

By: Seth Boster - 0 Sun, Feb 19, 2017

Leadville - The blustery storm did not faze James Duke. There he was amid the raging snow that piled up on his black top hat and froze his white beard....

Now that Cuba is open, Americans aren't going
Now that Cuba is open, Americans aren't going

By: - 0 Sat, Feb 18, 2017

America, did you miss the travel industry's memo declaring Cuba the hottest new destination? Apparently. Service to the long-time U.S. foe began in...

Denver-bound plane clips wings while taxiing at Phoenix airport
Denver-bound plane clips wings while taxiing at Phoenix airport

By: - 0 Fri, Feb 17, 2017

PHOENIX (AP) — Two planes clipped wings while taxiing at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, delaying passengers but causing no injuries....

Beyond ear buds and eyerolls: Nine ways to make travel with your teen fun
Beyond ear buds and eyerolls: Nine ways to make travel with your teen fun

By: - 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

The low point of the trip wasn't when my husband, Andrew, and I hiked into the Grand Canyon without our teens, because Solomon and Celia opted to stay...

Southwest Chief Commission could steer trains up the Front Range
Southwest Chief Commission could steer trains up the Front Range

By: Joey Bunch - 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

The volunteer state commission that's kept Amtrak's Southwest Chief rumbling across southern Colorado could begin work soon to bring passenger rail up...

Denver's Harlem of the West legacy endures amid change
Denver's Harlem of the West legacy endures amid change

By: - 0 Tue, Feb 14, 2017

DENVER — The neighborhood was once called "The Harlem of the West." It's a place where Billie Holiday, Duke Ellington and Miles Davis performed to...

Renowned sculptor returns to Cripple Creek Ice Festival with big ideas
Renowned sculptor returns to Cripple Creek Ice Festival with big ideas

By: Seth Boster - 0 Sun, Feb 12, 2017

Cripple Creek - Thomas Barlow laid out his sketches on a table: an elephant head with a sloping trunk; a replica of Disney's Tree of Life, with...

In Guatemala, a treacherous hike to one of the world's most active volcanoes
In Guatemala, a treacherous hike to one of the world's most active volcanoes

By: - 0 Sun, Feb 12, 2017

Santiaguito roared throughout the night - a thunderous pop and a rumble followed by low, deep hissing every hour or so. Our guide, Carlos, rose from...

DIA warning about flight delays amid high winds
DIA warning about flight delays amid high winds

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Fri, Feb 10, 2017

Surrounded by a high wind warning and a red flag warning, Denver International Airport is advising travelers to double check their flight times...

A visit to the Oskar Blues mothership
A visit to the Oskar Blues mothership

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Wed, Feb 8, 2017

Longmont - A Bunyan-sized can of beer rises above the high plains like a friendly silo from the beer dimension. The landmark is empty of suds, of...

Some resorts left out of new bus service for skiers on I-70
Some resorts left out of new bus service for skiers on I-70

By: - 0 Wed, Feb 8, 2017

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Northwest Colorado officials are criticizing a new state-funded bus service for leaving some resort destinations out in the cold....

Colorado Springs residents, churches rally to support Muslim community in wake of travel ban
Colorado Springs residents, churches rally to support Muslim community in wake of travel ban

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Wed, Feb 8, 2017

As secretary of the Islamic Society of Colorado Springs, Kamel Elwazeir has been spending much of his time answering emails. These are different from...

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Appealing to millennials, Las Vegas gets e-sports arena
Appealing to millennials, Las Vegas gets e-sports arena

By: 0 14 hr ago

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The arena has all the features that a professional sports venue needs: stands, warm-up areas for teams, massive screens for spectators...

Albuquerque airport beginning 15-month renovation project

By: 0 17 hr ago

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque's airport is beginning a renovation project to refurbish and upgrade the terminal's ticketing and baggage claims...

Italy vows to be ready in time to host G-7 in Sicilian town
Italy vows to be ready in time to host G-7 in Sicilian town

By: 0 Fri, Feb 24, 2017

TAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — Italy still needs to build two helicopter landing pads and repave miles of road, but a top government official promised Friday...

Trump tower opens in Vancouver but the welcome isn't warm
Trump tower opens in Vancouver but the welcome isn't warm

By: 0 Fri, Feb 24, 2017

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The furies unleashed by Donald Trump's rise to the U.S. presidency are shaking Vancouver, where a gleaming new Trump...

Montana landowners say government botched arsenic cleanup
Montana landowners say government botched arsenic cleanup

By: 0 Fri, Feb 24, 2017

OPPORTUNITY, Mont. (AP) — George Niland wonders whether he should wear a respirator when he mows his lawn. Serge Myers laments not being able to garden...

Nevada plans July pot sales despite warning of US crackdown
Nevada plans July pot sales despite warning of US crackdown

By: 0 Fri, Feb 24, 2017

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada still plans to launch recreational marijuana sales in July despite warnings this week of a federal crackdown by the...

New Mexico panel backs special chile pepper license plate
New Mexico panel backs special chile pepper license plate

By: 0 Thu, Feb 23, 2017

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — With red and green chile saturating nearly every facet of life in New Mexico, a legislative panel on Thursday put its support...

Low-cost Norwegian Air promises bargain flights to Europe

By: 0 Thu, Feb 23, 2017

WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle is promising to boost traffic at smaller airports on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean when...

Lawmakers renew push for drilling in Alaska wildlife refuge
Lawmakers renew push for drilling in Alaska wildlife refuge

By: 0 Thu, Feb 23, 2017

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Frank Murkowski in 2001 gave a speech urging colleagues to approve oil drilling in America's largest wildlife...

Spirit Airlines CEO dismisses new, cheaper fares by rivals

By: 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

DALLAS (AP) — The CEO of discount carrier Spirit Airlines says he isn't worried about competing against new, cheaper fares from American and United....

LePage asks Trump 'to make Maine woods great again'
LePage asks Trump 'to make Maine woods great again'

By: 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The governor has asked Republican President Donald Trump to undo Democratic former President Barack Obama's designation of a...

Security breach at Kennedy Airport unnerves some travelers
Security breach at Kennedy Airport unnerves some travelers

By: 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

BOSTON (AP) — A breach that allowed 11 people to walk through an unattended security checkpoint lane at one of the nation's busiest airports has some...

American Airlines resolves computer troubles in Philadelphia

By: 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — American Airlines says its computers are again working at Philadelphia International Airport and the airline has also lifted a...

Manga, Mario and now ninja: Japan's hopes for wooing tourism
Manga, Mario and now ninja: Japan's hopes for wooing tourism

By: 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

TOKYO (AP) — Japan is turning to those hooded samurai-era acrobatic spies known as ninja to woo tourism. The Japan Ninja Council, a government-backed...

Baseball's Hall of Fame to honor 'The Simpsons' on May 27

By: 0 Tue, Feb 21, 2017

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Baseball's Hall of Fame will honor "The Simpsons" on May 27 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the show's "Homer at the Bat"...

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