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Jury wants life sentence for man who killed 5 in Denver bar

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DENVER — A man convicted of stabbing five people to death at a Denver bar and setting the business on fire will not be executed and instead will serve a lifelong prison sentence, a jury decided Thursday.

It was the second time in a month that...

Authorities searching for driver in Powers Boulevard car chase
By: - 0 Fri, Aug 28, 2015

A driver managed to escape law enforcement after a car chase late Thursday night in Colorado Springs.

The suspect caught troopers' attention...

Downtown Colorado Springs bank robbed Thursday afternoon
By: Chhun Sun - 0 11 hr ago

A downtown Colorado Springs bank was robbed early Thursday afternoon, said Lt. Catherine Buckley, a Colorado Springs police spokeswoman.


Former Fort Carson soldier sentenced for stealing military equipment
By: Chhun Sun - 0 15 hr ago

A former Fort Carson solider convicted of stealing thousands of dollars in military equipment was sentenced Thursday to 4 1/2 years in prison and...

Denver police searching for semi that damaged bridges in hit, hit, hit and run
By: - 0 17 hr ago

Police are searching for a white semi-tractor trailer that damaged three bridges Thursday afternoon in a hit, hit, hit and run.

Three lanes of...

Colorado bail increased for ex-New Mexico school official
By: - 0 17 hr ago

DENVER — A judge has increased bail for a former New Mexico school administrator facing separate child sexual abuse and assault cases in...

Colorado Springs man gets 60-year sentence for murdering wife in front of son
By: Kassondra Cloos - 0 17 hr ago

A Colorado Springs man on Wednesday was sentenced to 60 years in prison for brutally murdering his wife in front of their 12-year-old son last...

Man wanted in South Carolina club shooting arrested in Colorado Springs
By: - 0 Yesterday

ORANGEBURG, S.C. — A man accused of killing one person and injuring three others outside an Orangeburg nightclub has been arrested in Colorado.


Colorado Springs police officer back on the job after acquittal
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Wed, Aug 26, 2015

A veteran Colorado Springs police officer who was acquitted Tuesday of criminal trespassing has returned to work, Lt. Catherine Buckley, a police...

Tanker truck fire shuts down I-25 north of Monument
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Wed, Aug 26, 2015

A tanker truck hauling jet fuel caught fire Wednesday afternoon and ignited a fast-growing grass blaze, causing lengthy traffic delays on Interstate...

Ex-New Mexico school administrator booked into Colorado jail
By: - 0 Wed, Aug 26, 2015

DENVER — A former Albuquerque, New Mexico, school administrator who faces child sex abuse charges in Colorado has been booked into a Denver jail a...

Judge sentences James Holmes to life, orders him out of courtroom
By: - 0 Wed, Aug 26, 2015

CENTENNIAL — James Holmes feels remorse for his deadly attack on a Colorado movie theater, but his mental illness and medications make it hard for...

Jefferson County teen kidnapped, ordered to drive to Pueblo
By: - 0 Wed, Aug 26, 2015

Jefferson County deputies are searching for a man who kidnapped a 16-year-old boy and forced him to drive his Jeep to Pueblo, authorities say.


Colorado Springs K-9 helps arrest 'top 100' fugitive sex offender
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Wed, Aug 26, 2015

A wanted sex offender was arrested early Wednesday morning after he refused to leave a Colorado Springs hotel in a confrontation with deputies, the...

Colorado Springs police officer quickly acquitted of trespassing charge
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

It took fewer than 20 minutes for a jury to acquit a Colorado Springs police officer Tuesday of a criminal trespassing charge.

Sgt. Bradley...

Group: Inmates languishing without mental evaluations, care
By: - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

DENVER — Colorado inmates are languishing in local jails without mental health evaluations or mental health care because the state hospital is...

Colorado theater shooter's mother says son is remorseful
By: - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

CENTENNIAL — The mother of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes gave an impromptu public apology Tuesday, telling a judge during his sentencing...

Tractor trailer brings down utility poles in Colorado Springs
By: Stephen Hobbs - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

A tractor trailer damaged multiple utility lines and a home Tuesday morning, causing delays as crews worked to repair the aftermath, Colorado Springs...

Aurora theater shooting victims speak freely at gunman's sentencing
By: - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

CENTENNIAL — Scores of victims of James Holmes' deadly attack on a Colorado movie theater, now free to vent their feelings before the judge, are...

WATCH LIVE: Day 2 in the sentencing of Aurora theater shooting gunman
By: - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

CENTENNIAL — The three-day formal sentencing hearing of convicted Aurora theater shooting gunman James Holmes continues Tuesday.

At the end of...

Vehicles burn after crash but no one hurt, says Colorado State Patrol
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

A driver crashed into a parked vehicle early Tuesday morning in the Security-Widefield area but Colorado State Patrol said no one was hurt in the...

Vandals damage Colorado Mormon temple construction site
By: - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

FORT COLLINS — The Fort Collins Police Department is looking for a group of vandals who damaged the construction site of the temple of the Church of...

Man who killed bear in northern Colorado faces charges
By: - 0 Mon, Aug 24, 2015

FORT COLLINS — A Fort Collins man who shot and killed a young black bear that got into a fight with his dog in his backyard is facing misdemeanor...

John Bowlen, Broncos owner's son, pleads not guilty
By: - 0 Mon, Aug 24, 2015

CENTENNIAL — John Bowlen, the 29-year-old son of Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen, pleaded not guilty Monday to domestic violence charges stemming...

2 held in robbery at Colorado Springs department store
By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 Mon, Aug 24, 2015

Two people were detained Monday afternoon after a robbery at Macy's in northern Colorado Springs.

At least one of the people told employees he...

Judge gives spirited defense of Aurora theater shooter's trial
By: - 0 Mon, Aug 24, 2015

CENTENNIAL — The grandfather of the youngest victim in the Colorado theater shootings suggested Monday that one juror might have improperly blocked...

El Paso County Sheriff's Office asks for help finding missing teen
By: Ryan Maye Handy - 0 Mon, Aug 24, 2015

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is asking for help finding a 17-year-old who disappeared after school on Friday.

Micaela Worchester was...

Major oil spill, crashes shut down part of Woodmen Road
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Mon, Aug 24, 2015

"A large, heavy oil spill" Monday morning caused two separate minor crashes at Woodmen Road and Austin Bluffs Parkway in northeast Colorado Springs,...

Skateboarder hurt while hanging onto moving vehicle
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Mon, Aug 24, 2015

An 18-year-old woman who rode on a skateboard while hanging onto a vehicle her friend was driving suffered serious injuries in a traffic wreck Sunday...

WATCH LIVE: At least 100 people may speak at Aurora movie theater shooter's sentencing
By: - 0 Mon, Aug 24, 2015

CENTENNIAL — At least 100 victims and witnesses of James Holmes' deadly attack on a Colorado movie theater are expected to testify about the crime's...

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