Ronnie Hillman on the move in Denver's new offense

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Ronnie Hillman and the zone-blocking scheme are proving a perfect fit in Denver.

The fourth-year running back has gashed opponents for 120 yards on 16 carries this preseason and...

Gomes drives in 3 runs, Braves beat Rockies 5-3 to end skid

ATLANTA (AP) — The home-road splits worked in Julio Teheran's favor, just as seeing a left-hander on the mound was good news for Jonny Gomes.

Teheran continued his strong pitching at Turner Field, Gomes drove...

Nevada governor talks with Obama about greater sage grouse

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval talked privately Monday with President Barack Obama about keeping the greater sage grouse off the endangered species list in 11 Western states.

The Republican...

New Mexico investigates school's hiring of sex abuse suspect

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's attorney general said Monday he will investigate how the state's largest school district hired a high-level administrator who faces child sex abuse charges in...

IndyCar driver Justin Wilson has died of a head injury

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IndyCar driver Justin Wilson has died of a head injury.

Theater victim's granddad questions motive of holdout juror

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The grandfather of the youngest victim in the Colorado theater shootings suggested Monday that one juror might have improperly blocked the death penalty for James Holmes by being untruthful...

The Latest: Theater shooting testimony resumes Tuesday

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):

5:07 p.m.

Testimony in the final sentencing phase for Colorado theater shooter James...

New documents raise more questions about Colorado mine spill

Documents released by U.S. officials have revealed that the Environmental Protection Agency knew of the potential for a blowout of toxic wastewater from a Colorado mine more than a year before a government cleanup...