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  • Pilot shot down in Vietnam War to be buried in Colorado

    Updated: Tue, Apr 14, 2015

    AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — An Air Force pilot and air commando who was shot down in 1970 during the Vietnam War will be buried at the Air Force Academy. A funeral and burial service for Capt. Richard David Chorlins of University City, Missouri, will be conducted Tuesday at the...

  • Woman sentenced for role in Nebraska slaying of Colorado man

    Updated: Tue, Apr 14, 2015

    NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — A 32-year-old woman has been sentenced for her role in the western Nebraska slaying of a Colorado man. On Monday in a Lincoln County courtroom, Maybelle Collins was given 364 days in jail and credited for 208 days she's already served. Last month she pleaded...

  • Clippers eke out 6th straight win, 110-103 over Nuggets

    Updated: Tue, Apr 14, 2015

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Trailing by six, the Clippers huddled during a timeout and told themselves they were going to win. They went out and did just that, scoring 20 points in a span of 3:25 to beat the Denver Nuggets 110-103 Monday night. The Clippers moved into a three-way tie with San...

  • Hit by school violence, Colorado mulls districts' liability

    Updated: Tue, Apr 14, 2015

    DENVER (AP) — A novel approach to make public schools liable for campus violence under a measure is advancing in Colorado, even as lawmakers from both parties wonder whether liability will prevent the next mass shooting. The bill that won bipartisan approval 4-1 in the Senate...

  • Bills to repeal new background checks, magazine limits fail

    Updated: Tue, Apr 14, 2015

    DENVER (AP) — Democrats halted a GOP effort to repeal new background checks for private firearm sales in Colorado on Monday as Republicans got their last chance this legislative session to change the state's gun restrictions. A GOP measure to eliminate a law that bans ammunition...

  • Wildfires burn near Kenosha Pass, Durango

    Updated: Tue, Apr 14, 2015

    JEFFERSON, Colo. (AP) — Firefighters are working to extinguish two wildfires burning in Colorado. A 250-acre wildfire burning near Kenosha Pass was fully contained Monday evening. The U.S. Forest Service says firefighters were working to put out hotspots on the Snyder Creek 2 Fire,...

  • Colorado House passes 2 law enforcement oversight bills

    Updated: Mon, Apr 13, 2015

    DENVER (AP) — House lawmakers passed bills that limit the use of chokeholds by police in Colorado and make it easier to appoint special prosecutors when law enforcement are accused of using excessive force. The House approved the bills Monday with bipartisan support. One bill would...

  • Rockies beat Giants to spoil San Francisco's home opener

    Updated: Mon, Apr 13, 2015

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner mounted a horse in the outfield, rode it around the warning track and handed off the San Francisco Giants' latest championship flag to Matt Cain for the final task of sending it up the pole. Colorado's players stood and watched...

  • Colorado moving toward making PTSD eligible for medical pot

    Updated: Mon, Apr 13, 2015

    DENVER (AP) — Colorado may add post-traumatic stress disorder as a condition to be treated with medical marijuana — a dramatic turnaround after years of rejecting appeals to make PTSD the first ailment added to the state's medical-pot program since it was approved by voters in 2000....

  • New coach Gary Kubiak has old message for Broncos

    Updated: Mon, Apr 13, 2015

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — New coaching staff, same expectations. The Denver Broncos reported for offseason workouts Monday, minus franchised receiver Demaryius Thomas, who's skipping team activities while awaiting a new contract. Coach Gary Kubiak's message was familiar to the Broncos,...

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