Attorneys file arguments over scope of water rule injunction

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Attorneys who have been debating state and federal powers regarding small waterways filed written arguments Tuesday over whether a judge's decision to block a new Obama administration water rule...

Denver Public Schools set new $12 minimum hourly wage

DENVER (AP) — Denver Public Schools are setting a new $12 minimum hourly wage for district employees.

The new minimum wage takes effect Tuesday and it's made possible by more than $20 million in savings from...

Navajo president requests help from FEMA after mine spill

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye is asking the Federal Emergency Management Agency for help in the tribe's recovery from a mine spill.

The Aug. 5 spill from the Gold King mine...

Evergreen man facing charges for shooting bear cubs in trash

EVERGREEN, Colo. (AP) — A homeowner is facing charges after shooting two bear cubs rummaging through his trash.

One cub was killed instantly in Tuesday morning's shooting in Evergreen. The other was wounded...

Colorado state trooper hit by possible DUI driver on I-25

DENVER (AP) — A state trooper is recovering after being hit by a possible drunken driver on Interstate 25 in Denver.

Police say 46-year-old Trooper Clinton Stanton was stopped on I-25 near Interstate 70 in...

Montee Ball fighting for roster spot with Broncos

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Montee Ball predicted in the spring that he'd unseat Pro Bowler C.J. Anderson as the Denver Broncos' starting running back.

Now, he's fighting just to make the roster.

Ball...

Broncos again look like class of AFC West

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Broncos have owned the AFC West since Tebowmania swept the NFL in 2011.

They've won the division by an average of 3.67 games behind Peyton Manning, who hasn't had any feeling in the...

NASA Orion spacecraft sent to Colorado for post-flight tests

DENVER (AP) — NASA's experimental Orion spacecraft has been shipped to Colorado for final decontamination and testing after its successful unmanned test flight in December.

Lockheed Martin Space Systems,...