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Nearly a record-setting travel weekend expected over Memorial Day in Colorado

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Colorado travel calendar starting May 22, 2016
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Colorado Calendar

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List: 12 historic bars to visit in Colorado
By: Doug Fitzgerald - 0 Thu, May 19, 2016

From Colorado's frontier roots through prohibition, bars and saloons have been a big park of the state's heritage.

Click here to see 12 of our...

Brighton Boulevard: A hipster Denver 'hood in the making
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DENVER - A busy street connecting downtown Denver to the interstate, roaring with trucks and running alongside railroad tracks, might not sound like...

Colorado travel calendar starting May 15, 2016
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Call before you go. Many events are free; some charge admission or require tickets. Events are subject to change. Phone numbers without a designated...

Colorado ranks number 1 at all of these things
By: Ernestas Tyminas - 0 Fri, May 13, 2016

Here's a list of things in which Colorado ranks No. 1.

The 7 wonders of the world in Colorado
By: Ernestas Tyminas - 0 Fri, May 13, 2016

Without having to travel all around the globe to see the worlds' wonders, here are the 7 wonders located here in Colorado.

Denver airport train faces safety concerns
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Persistent troubles with safety gates along the new University of Colorado A-Line have forced transportation officials to station crews with flags...

Think DIA security lines are bad now? They could be worse this summer
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A messy security checkpoint situation at Denver International Airport could get much worse under a potentially record-breaking crush of summer...

Colorado travel calendar starting May 8, 2016
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Colorado Calendar

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Best of the Springs: Top 10 bed and breakfasts
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Here is a list of the Pikes Peak region's best bed and breakfasts, using reader voting from the Best of the Springs magazine and TripAdvisor.com...

Colorado travel calendar starting May 1, 2016
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Colorado Calendar

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PHOTOS: Winter Park's 48th annual Spring Splash
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Winter Park Resort closed its ski and snowboard season with its 48th annual Spring Splash on Sunday, April 24.

While Mary Jane and Parsenn...

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Native Americans protest planned French auction of artifacts

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Native American leaders are protesting the latest plan by a Paris auction house to sell off part of their tribal history, and their demand for the return of their ceremonial objects is getting bipartisan support.

Hundreds of...

City Council approves stadium deal with Texas Rangers
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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Arlington City Council has approved a master agreement setting forth the public-private setup to build a retractable-roof...

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China's Wanda prepares for battle with 'old brand' Disney
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BEIJING (AP) — Mickey Mouse has a new and deep-pocketed challenger: China's shopping mall king.

The developer that bought Hollywood studio...

BWI control tower evacuated briefly after fire alarm
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LINTHICUM, Md. (AP) — An official says the air traffic control tower at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport was evacuated...

The Latest: US official says tribal items auction 'wrong'
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S. tribes' protest of a plan by a Paris auction house to sell Native American ceremonial objects (all times...

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Lowrider car culture takes summer spotlight in New Mexico
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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Those classic cars called lowriders are the focus of a summer celebration in Santa Fe.

The spotlight on lowrider culture...

LePage claims out-of-state donors behind national park push
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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage said Tuesday big out-of-state interests are behind plans to create a national monument east of Baxter...

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Jet searched as precaution at LAX over 'non-credible' threat
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A SWAT team with guns drawn searched a jet packed with passengers at Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday after...

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Medals or mosquitoes? Zika still talk of Olympic golf
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Olympic qualifying for golf ends in seven weeks, at which time players will have to determine if medals outweigh mosquitoes.

For now, there is...

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Investigators examine records, wreckage in skydiving crash
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HONOLULU (AP) — Investigators are reviewing the records and the burned-out wreckage of the single-engine plane in Hawaii that went up in flames just...

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VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care...

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The Latest: FAA says no reports for skydiving company owner
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HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on a Kauai skydiving plane crash that killed five people on Monday (all times local):

11:15 a.m.

The Federal...

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Friends, Romans: Help restore Rome's ruins, monuments
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ROME (AP) — Friends, Romans, countrymen! Oh yes, and countrywomen. And people in far-flung nations. Everyone, basically. Rome is seeking all the...

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Fares are cheap; airlines don't want them to stay that way
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DALLAS (AP) — Enjoy lower airfares while you can. Airlines are taking steps to push prices higher by next year.

Fares have been dropping for...

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Off-track Yellowstone visitors not being pursued
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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — U.S. authorities say they will not try to force four men accused of walking onto a sensitive hot spring at Yellowstone National...