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LIST: 8 places to celebrate Labor Day weekend in Colorado

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There are plenty of great options for fun over Labor Day weekend in Colorado. Here are a few of the best:

A Taste of Colorado: More than 50 of Coloradans' favorite food establishments will gather Sept. 4-7 in downtown Denver. That probably...

Flight diverted to Denver after disturbance, escorted by fighter jets
By: - 0 Sat, Aug 29, 2015

DENVER — An international flight from Las Vegas to Frankfurt made an emergency landing at Denver International Airport escorted by two F-16 fighter...

6 tips for finding cheap airline fares
By: - 0 Wed, Aug 26, 2015

TIPS FOR FINDING CHEAP FARES

— Travel during off-peak times. Two of the slowest periods for air travel are Dec. 1 to Dec. 14 and then Jan. 4...

Forest Service to hold public meeting Tuesday for Pikes Peak summit house plans
By: Lance Benzel - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

Have an idea for how to improve Pikes Peak's summit-top visitors center?

Here's your chance to be heard.

The Forest Service, which has...

Woodland Park Planning Commission to weigh hotel proposal
By: Matt Steiner - 0 Sun, Aug 23, 2015

A Woodland Park developer has a vision.

Bill Page, of Page Properties, hopes to see a large Best Western Hotel constructed on the eastern end...

Colorado travel calendar starting Aug. 23, 2015
By: - 0 Sun, Aug 23, 2015

Colorado Calendar

Be sure to call before you go. Many events are free; some charge admission or require tickets. Events are subject to change....

LIST: 8 great watering holes to find a drink in Colorado
By: - 0 Sun, Aug 23, 2015

Here's a look at eight of the best bars, breweries and wineres in Colorado:

- Left Hand Brewing: This Longmont brewer was the first to bottle...

Denver's oldest brewery reopens after 45 years
By: - 0 Sun, Aug 23, 2015

One of Denver's oldest breweries was resurrected Saturday with an eye on serving as a catalyst for the future of the city's craft beer industry.

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Hearing set for man accused of trying to stop departing jet
By: - 0 Fri, Aug 21, 2015

DENVER — A man accused of running onto a ramp at Denver International Airport and trying to stop a departing airplane has a hearing scheduled for...

Denver Botanic Gardens says corpse flower is starting to die
By: - 0 Fri, Aug 21, 2015

After two days and roughly 22,000 visitors, the Denver Botanic Gardens says there's only a limited time left to see the corpse flower— ironically —...

Chick-fil-A's stance against gay marriage may not fly at Denver airport
By: - 0 Thu, Aug 20, 2015

DENVER — The Denver City Council has stalled a lease for a Chick-fil-A restaurant at Denver International Airport, citing the company's reputation as...

Officials: Man ran onto Denver airport ramp to stop plane
By: - 0 Wed, Aug 19, 2015

DENVER — Authorities have announced that they arrested a man accused of running onto a ramp at Denver International Airport and trying to stop a...

List: Top 10 attractions to see around Colorado Springs
By: - 0 Mon, Aug 17, 2015

You will never know how much cool stuff there is to do and see in the Pikes Peak region until you’re asked to list just 10 of them. Here's...

Hillside, Colorado: New life for a tiny town
By: Amanda Hancock - 0 Mon, Aug 17, 2015

Hillside - If it's not Sunday, the ranchers arrive in waves of two or three early each morning. They park trucks in the gravel lot outside and open...

LIST: 8 places for adventure in Colorado
By: - 0 Sun, Aug 16, 2015

Hike to Hanging Lake/Spouting Rock: This 1-mile trail near Glenwood Springs includes 1,000 feet of elevation gain. The destination - an amazingly...

Austria inspects trucks for migrants, creates 18-mile backup

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BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Austria stepped up vehicle inspections Monday at its Hungarian border after 71 migrants apparently suffocated in a truck, creating a huge traffic jam on the main Budapest-Vienna highway.

In addition to the gridlock at...

Afghan Taliban offer leader's biography amid power struggle
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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Defying warnings from Washington and the fury of Afghanistan's government, Pakistani authorities are turning a blind eye to...

Proposed grizzly bear protection settlement heads to judge
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HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The state Land Board on Monday approved a proposed lawsuit settlement between Montana and three conservation groups that would...

Illinois' history museum is latest target in political fight
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The skeleton of a massive mastodon, thousands of Native American artifacts and a giant shark could be the next casualties in...

LIST: 8 places to celebrate Labor Day weekend in Colorado
By: - 0 8 hr ago

There are plenty of great options for fun over Labor Day weekend in Colorado. Here are a few of the best:

A Taste of Colorado: More than 50 of...

Japan bids adieu to landmark that hosted presidents, stars
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TOKYO (AP) — The Hotel Okura, a favored Tokyo lodging for U.S. presidents, movie stars and other celebrities, is closing the doors of its landmark...

850k DC-area residents expected to travel for Labor Day
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WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 850,000 people in the Washington metro area are expected to celebrate Labor Day by traveling 50 miles or more.

AAA...

Smoky Mountains appealing to visitors not to leave mark
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GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — Officials at Great Smoky Mountains National Park are asking visitors to refrain from leaving their mark on the...

Ginseng harvest permits available Tuesday in Boone Forest
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WINCHESTER, Ky. (AP) — People interested in harvesting ginseng from the Daniel Boone National Forest may obtain a permit this week.

Permits are...

White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of trip
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White...

Poland's mixed feelings over memorial to rescuers of Jews
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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — As a Catholic Pole, Elka shouldn't even have been in the ghetto of Czestochowa, in southern Poland. But the nanny was so...

Hikers behaving badly: Appalachian Trail partying raises ire
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BAXTER STATE PARK, Maine (AP) — When Jackson Spencer set out to tackle the Appalachian Trail, he anticipated the solitude that only wilderness can...

Walker says wall along Canadian border worth reviewing
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is putting a new twist on the topic of securing the border, a staple among the GOP candidates running...

The Fleming Museum of Art hires new curator
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BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The University of Vermont's Fleming Museum of Art has a new curator.

Andrea Rosen most recently served as the assistant...

New York town's large collection of WWII vet photos endures
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MECHANICVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — During World War II, hundreds of servicemen in uniform had their photographs taken at a popular tavern near the Hudson...