Correction: Illegal Campfires story

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (AP) — In a story Sept. 2 about illegal campfires in Rocky Mountain National Park, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of a park spokeswoman. Her name Kyle...

Colorado man charged with shooting 2 bear cubs in his trash

EVERGREEN, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado man who shot two bears cubs rummaging in his trash has been charged with illegally discharging a firearm and aggravated cruelty to animals.

Fifty-year-old Daniel Williams,...

Denver airport security area back open

DENVER (AP) — One of Denver International Airport's security screening areas is back open after an inert grenade prompted an evacuation.

The airport says passengers were moved out of the north screening area...

Evacuation notifications lifted for Larimer County wildfire

LIVERMORE, Colo. (AP) — Evacuation notifications have been lifted after more than 100 people were told to get out of the Crystal Lakes area in northern Colorado because of a 20-acre wildfire.

Larimer County...

Larimer County wildfire forces evacuations

LIVERMORE, Colo. (AP) — Firefighters are working to stop a wildfire that forced the evacuation of some homes in northern Larimer County.

The Beartrap Fire is burning near Crystal Lakes northwest of Livermore....

US Muslims hope new billboards reclaim Islam's message

BOSTON (AP) — Dozens of billboards with Muslim themes are sprouting nationwide, proclaiming what organizers say is the true message of Islam and its prophet, Muhammad: peace and justice, not extremism and violent...

Big cities scramble to be prepared for an oil train disaster

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — They rumble past schools, homes and businesses in dozens of cities around the country — 100-car trains loaded with crude oil from the Upper Midwest.

While railroads have long carried...

D-backs fail to contain Gonzalez om 9-4 loss to Rockies

DENVER (AP) — Chip Hale's high-percentage move was spoiled by Carlos Gonzalez.

Gonzalez homered twice, including a grand slam, and had a career-high seven RBIs to give the Colorado Rockies a 9-4 victory over...