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  • The Clintons, the Democrats' 2014 super surrogates

    Updated: Wed, Oct 22, 2014

    AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Bill and Hillary Clinton are the validators-in-chief for Democrats struggling through a bleak campaign season in states where President Barack Obama is deeply unpopular. With speculation rampant about whether Hillary Rodham Clinton makes a second presidential run,...

  • Soldiers to get Ebola training before Africa trip

    Updated: 43 min ago

    FORT CARSON, Colo. (AP) — Fort Carson will train about 160 engineers on Thursday in advance of the company's deployment to West Africa to help fight the spread of Ebola. The soldiers assigned to the 615th Engineer Company, 52nd Engineer Battalion will learn how to use personal...

  • For Rio, Paralympian Alana Nichols focus on kayak

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    DENVER (AP) — Paralympian Alana Nichols calls them "pinch-me moments," when she can't quite believe she is actually in a particular situation. Like when she rolled down the red carpet at the ESPY Awards or rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange. Or when she spoke at...

  • Judge to hear plea deal in oil patch killing

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana judge will consider a plea agreement Wednesday that calls for a Colorado man to plead guilty to killing a high school teacher and burying her in a shallow grave in the Bakken oil patch. The disappearance of Sherry Arnold when she went out for a jog in...

  • FBI: Denver girls may have tried to join jihadis

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    DENVER (AP) — Authorities are investigating whether three teenage girls from suburban Denver who may have been trying to join Islamic State militants in Syria have friends or associates with similar intentions. A U.S. official said the evidence gathered so far made it clear that the...

  • Boyes scores in OT to lift Panthers over Avalanche

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    DENVER (AP) — Roberto Luongo has made himself right at home against the Colorado Avalanche. He just needed a little extra time to continue his success against his former rivals. Brad Boyes scored a power-play goal 2:23 into overtime and the Florida Panthers beat the Avalanche 4-3 on...

  • Aldridge, Lillard connect in Blazers' 93-75 win

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge scored 20 points and had 11 rebounds in Portland's 93-75 win over Denver in an exhibition game Tuesday. Damian Lillard had 18 points on 6-of-13 shooting to go with six assists for the Blazers at the Coors Event Center. Wesley Matthews went 4 for...

  • Family, friends remember women slain in Indiana

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    Seven women have been found dead this week in northwestern Indiana, one in a motel and six in abandoned houses in Gary. Darren Vann, 43, was charged Monday in the death of the woman whose body was found Friday at a Motel 6 in Hammond, 20 miles southeast of Chicago. Police say Vann has...

  • Bibbs stays with Broncos after Bills come calling

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Running back Kapri Bibbs' big break is rather bittersweet since his good buddy and former Colorado State teammate was released to make room. The Denver Broncos rookie was promoted from the practice squad to the active roster after Buffalo tried to sign him to...

  • Chargers' Pagano has had success against Manning

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Chargers defensive coordinator John Pagano has had some success containing Peyton Manning. The Chargers, who face the Broncos on Thursday night, won last year at Denver and have kept Manning's offense under 21 points in three straight outings. "It always comes down...