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  • Races for governor carry 2016 implications

    Updated: Thu, Oct 23, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans in search of clues to the 2016 presidential contest might find them in this year's governor races. GOP candidates are defending seats in Florida, Iowa, Wisconsin and Ohio and trying to defeat a Democratic incumbent in Colorado. Taken together, the five...

  • Feds to gather 'nuisance' mustangs in Nevada

    Updated: Thu, Oct 23, 2014

    RENO, Nev. (AP) — Federal wranglers plan an unusual wild horse roundup near the Nevada-Utah line, where ranchers and rural residents say protected mustangs are knocking down fences and impregnating domesticated mares. The Bureau of Land Management intends to conduct what it describes...

  • New Mexico wants renowned artist's home recognized

    Updated: 8 min ago

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The larger-than-life works of public art created by sculptor Luis Jimenez are on display in cities across the United States. He's credited with helping transform the definition of public art and open the door for other Mexican-American artists. Now, state...

  • Arizona near-unanimous pick by media to win Pac-12

    Updated: 25 min ago

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Arizona is the near-unanimous pick to win the Pac-12 this season. The Wildcats received 31 of 32 first-place votes in the poll released Thursday. Utah was chosen to finish second and Colorado third by members of the media who cover the conference. UCLA, which was...

  • Colorado Editorial Roundup

    Updated: 40 min ago

    A sampling of recent editorials from Colorado newspapers: The Denver Post, Oct. 22, on news and electioneering: The Larimer County clerk provided Coloradans with one of those "you've got to be kidding" moments Tuesday when she apparently failed to tell the difference between a news...

  • Software problem diverts 15 flights from Denver

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    DENVER (AP) — Travelers flying through Denver International Airport may face some lingering delays because of a problem with its air traffic control software. Fifteen flights had to be diverted away from Denver and other flights were delayed because of the problem Thursday morning....

  • Democrats join Tipton in pushing Roan settlement

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    RIFLE, Colo. (AP) — Leading Colorado Democrats are joining with Republican Congressman Scott Tipton in asking the Interior Department to finalize a proposed settlement over drilling on the Roan Plateau. Tipton, Gov. John Hickenlooper and U.S. Sens. Mark Udall and Michael Bennet sent a...

  • Girls' journey renews fears of terror recruiting

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    DENVER (AP) — The case of three teenage girls who possibly tried to join Islamic State militants poses vexing questions for U.S. officials about terror groups' use of social media to recruit people inside the United States. A Colorado school official said the Denver-area girls — two...

  • First Lady in Colorado as Election Day approaches

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    DENVER (AP) — First Lady Michelle Obama is the latest political celebrity to get involved in Colorado's heated Senate race. Obama is scheduled to headline rallies for Democratic Sen. Mark Udall in Denver and Fort Collins on Thursday. Her visit comes two days after former Secretary of...

  • Food-label measure in Colorado sparks big spending

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    DENVER (AP) — A ballot measure requiring labels on some foods that have been genetically modified is attracting big spending by food companies trying to defeat it. Proposition 105 has attracted some $11 million in opposition spending. The proponents have raised less than $500,000. A...