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  • Congressman: Cancel VA bonuses, use them for Denver hospital

    Updated: Thu, Mar 26, 2015

    DENVER (AP) — Congress should cancel all VA employee bonuses and use the money to finish the budget-busting Denver veterans hospital, Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman said Thursday. Coffman and other lawmakers are angry that the Department of Veterans Affairs awarded thousands of dollars in...

  • Execs from Montana's largest mining company moving to Denver

    Updated: Thu, Mar 26, 2015

    BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Top executives from Montana's largest mining company are relocating to Denver and plan to close its corporate offices in Billings, two years after a leadership struggle in which the company's former chief executive was sharply criticized for spending too much...

  • Role of pot candy probed in apparent suicide in Colorado

    Updated: Thu, Mar 26, 2015

    BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (AP) — Authorities in Colorado are investigating whether marijuana candy played a role in the suspected suicide of a 22-year-old Oklahoma man. Luke Gregory Goodman of Tulsa died Tuesday at a hospital after apparently shooting himself in the head. Witnesses say he...

  • Vail gets approval for lift connecting 2 Utah ski resorts

    Updated: Thu, Mar 26, 2015

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Vail Resorts Inc. says it has received approval from Park City planning officials to build a high-speed gondola that would connect two ski resorts it owns in Utah. The company said in a news release Thursday that the linking lift will join Park City Mountain...

  • Documents: Illegal pot ring shipped tons out of Colorado

    Updated: Thu, Mar 26, 2015

    DENVER (AP) — Colorado is doing a good job keeping legal marijuana from spilling beyond state borders despite a newly unsealed indictment alleging 32 people earned millions of dollars by illegally exporting tons of the drug to other states, the state's Attorney General Cynthia Coffman...

  • Owner of Denver's beloved Tatter Cover bookstorse retiring

    Updated: 17 min ago

    DENVER (AP) — The longtime owner of Denver's beloved Tattered Cover bookstores is retiring and her successors are two prominent industry figures. According to a Tattered Cover statement Thursday, Len Vlahos and his wife Kristen Gilligan are moving to Denver from Stamford, Conn. and...

  • More murder charges filed in Routt County missing man case

    Updated: 17 min ago

    STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The Routt County District Attorney's Office has filed murder charges against a woman accused of participating in killing longtime Routt County resident Edward Zimmerman. Kristen Johnson is charged with first-degree murder during a burglary, theft and...

  • Colorado expanded snow tire requirement passes toughest test

    Updated: 43 min ago

    DENVER (AP) — A bill to require all motorists to use snow tires or chains during snowy months on Colorado's major mountain highway has passed its toughest test in the state Legislature. The measure cleared the Senate Transportation Committee 5-0 — but not before the committee chairman...

  • Denver, LA musicians find universal stories behind headlines

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    DENVER (AP) — The trials of young people brought to the U.S. before they are old enough to know what it means to be illegal are the themes of an album being released Thursday featuring Shawn King of the Denver-based group DeVotchKa. The music was first created for Antonio Mercado's...

  • Man who crashed into Denver cop at protest held on $50K bond

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    DENVER (AP) — A driver accused of concealing his history of seizures to get a license and striking and seriously injuring a Denver police officer during a protest over police killings was ordered held on $50,000 bond Thursday. A judge set the bond as Christopher Booker, 42, briefly...

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