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Sen. Cory Gardner: Consider labeling Russia a state sponsor of terrorism

WASHINGTON – Colorado Republican U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner on Thursday reiterated a call from earlier in the week for the State Department to explore labeling Russia a state sponsor of terrorism. The...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 17 hours ago | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Bennet, Democratic lawmakers demand ouster of embattled EPA chief Scott Pruitt

U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., is among the lead sponsors of a resolution introduced Wednesday calling on Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt to resign, the same day...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 5 hours ago | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Rep. Mike Coffman leads obscure maneuver to get DACA debate on House floor

U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman and a bipartisan cadre of House members have a legislative maneuver to get a bill to help Dreamers to the Senate. The Republican from Aurora announced having the pieces in...

DATE: April 18, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 6 hours ago | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Critics: Farm Bill Work Requirements Counterproductive

DENVER – The U.S. House Agriculture Committee is expected today to hear a draft Farm Bill that would require millions of people currently caring for children, and those between the ages of 50 and...

DATE: April 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Former first lady Barbara Bush dies at age 92

HOUSTON – Barbara Bush, the snowy-haired first lady whose plainspoken manner and utter lack of pretense made her more popular at times than her husband, President George H.W. Bush, died Tuesday....

DATE: April 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked...

DATE: April 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Couple divorced 50 years ago; now, they’re remarrying

Harold Holland and Lillian Barnes were teenagers when they met and fell in love in rural Kentucky. They had five children together, but after 12 years of marriage, their relationship fell apart –...

DATE: April 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Poll reveals young people’s dislike of President Trump

NEW YORK – A majority of young people believe President Donald Trump is racist, dishonest and “mentally unfit” for office, according to a new survey that finds the nation’s youngest potential...

DATE: March 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

U.S. Senate bill would require national database of police shootings

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A bill pending in Congress would compel states to report details of fatal police shootings, like three in Colorado this month, to a national database. The bill would require...

DATE: March 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked...

DATE: March 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Congress seeks wildfire prevention bill ahead of new burning season

WASHINGTON – Congress considered legislation Tuesday that seeks to avoid a repeat of the disastrous 2017 wildfire season that ravaged Colorado, California and other western states. A bill discussed...

DATE: March 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked...

DATE: March 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World