• Spacewalking astronauts finish extensive, tricky cable job

    Updated: Sun, Mar 1, 2015

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacewalking astronauts successfully completed a three-day cable job outside the International Space Station on Sunday, routing several-hundred feet of power and data lines for new crew capsules commissioned by NASA. It was the third spacewalk in just over...

  • CSCS nabs No. 2 seed in 3A boys' playoff bracket

    The Gazette, preps@gazette.com
    Updated: 13 min ago

    The Class 3A boys' basketbal playoff brackets were released on Sunday. The tournament starts Friday.

  • Class 3A girls' basketball playoff bracket

    The Gazette, preps@gazette.com
    Updated: 24 min ago

    The Class 3A girls' basketball state playoff brackets were released Sunday. Here's a look at the matchups.

  • Truck smashes into Security home Sunday morning

    The Gazette
    Updated: 41 min ago

    The Colorado State Patrol is investigating an early Sunday morning crash that in involved a truck smashing into a Security house. The truck, a blue Chevy pickup, caused significant damage to the house in the 4800 block of Sebring Drive. The truck, driven by a 22-year-old Colorado...

  • Garnett buys 1,000 tickets for fans for next T-wolves game

    Updated: 51 min ago

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Garnett has purchased 1,000 tickets to Minnesota's next game in appreciation of Timberwolves fans for their welcome of his return to the team. The Timberwolves made the announcement on Sunday morning. They host the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday night. The...

  • Back with Minnesota, rehabbed Mark Hamburger relishes moment

    Updated: 52 min ago

    FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — With 61 players in spring training with the Minnesota Twins, the paths taken to major league camp are many. Mark Hamburger's winding journey included a month in rehab. "I don't believe in coincidences, so all that stuff that happened to me and even stuff...

  • Colorado theater shooting survivor wonders: Will trial bring closure?

    Denver Post
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    It arrives in a plain white envelope, just like any other bill come due, and Marcus Weaver grabs it from his mailbox with dread. For 2½ years, he's tried to find the right way to be ready for what's in this envelope. He tried talking about his nightmares in public, then grieving them...

  • Colorado Springs nurse-turned-student keeps running fun by transitioning to shorter distances

    by Kevin Carmody sports@gazette.com -
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    When Paulette Painter decided to boost her career by pursuing a bachelor's degree, the longtime nurse realized she had much less time to devote to running. With that, the joy of the sport had begun to fade. Fortunately, she also decided to trim back her mileage to counter the added...

  • Military Update: Annual report shows who joins, stays in military services

    By TOM PHILPOTT Military Update -
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    A new "Population Representation" report on the U.S. military affirms that the 4-decade-old volunteer force is a healthy cross section of America, if just a little smarter, a little better educated and with a deeper Southern drawl than the nation as a whole. The percentage of female...

  • 5 Things To Know at the Colorado statehouse

    Associated Press
    Published: Sun, Mar 1, 2015

    DENVER — Here's what will be keeping Colorado lawmakers busy this week: ___ FAMILY LEAVE FOR SCHOOL ACTIVITIES Democrats want to expand the types of school activities for which parents are able to leave work. Currently, employers with more than 50 workers have to allow up to 18...