Iowa administrator hired to run western Nebraska city

SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) — An Iowa man has been hired to run the western Nebraska city of Sidney.

Officials announced Wednesday that Ed Sadler was chosen to become city manager from among three finalists. He's the...

Colorado State edges Boise State after controversial call

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — John Gillon scored 19 points, including six in the second overtime, and Colorado State beat Boise State 97-93 on Wednesday night in a game that ended in controversy.

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Fenner with 18 points as Nevada downs Air Force 72-52

RENO, Nev. (AP) — D.J. Fenner scored 18 points and grabbed eight rebounds as Nevada downed Air Force 72-52 on Wednesday night.

Elijah Foster and Eric Cooper, Jr. added 11 points apiece for the Wolf Pack...

Man arrested after woman stabbed to death in Aurora

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Police have arrested a man suspected of stabbing a woman to death in an Aurora condominium.

Investigators say 36-year-old Charles Bowman Anthony is being held on a charge of first-degree...

Pistons without 3 starters against Denver

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Detroit's Reggie Jackson and Ersan Ilyasova are sitting out Wednesday night against Denver, leaving the Pistons without three starters in their final game before the All-Star...

Inmate killed at prison in Ordway; few details released

ORDWAY, Colo. (AP) — Corrections officials are investigating after an inmate was killed at a prison in Ordway.

Laurie Kilpatrick, a spokeswoman for the Colorado Department of Corrections, says an inmate was...

Correction: Super Bowl-Broncos Parade story

DENVER (AP) — In a story Feb. 9 about Denver celebrating the Broncos Super Bowl victory, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of a fan and several of her relatives. The fan was Dorothy Ayze, not Ayce....

Lawmakers reject plan to make death penalty easier to give

DENVER (AP) — A bill to make it easier for Colorado juries to give the death penalty has failed.

The measure was inspired by two 2015 verdicts, in which jurors couldn't agree on death for mass murderers and...