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Colo. tea party looks ahead

WOODLAND PARK – A month before Colorado’s Republican presidential caucuses, uncertainty about which candidates will be left in the race is only one big question. The other unknown: What role will...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Rocket scientist Lowell Randall dies at age 96 in New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE – Lowell Randall, a pioneer rocket scientist who helped launched the U.S. space program and tested intercontinental ballistic missiles, has died. He was 96.He died Tuesday of natural...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Web used to find links to murders

ALBUQUERQUE – Police have launched an Internet and public relations blitz in the hunt for a serial killer they believe killed 11 women outside Albuquerque in a mystery that has baffled...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colo. ranch taps hydrothermal water

REDSTONE (AP) – A geologist had already told Chuck and Meredith Ogilby that the chance of successfully tapping hydrothermal water beneath their family’s guest ranch above the Crystal River was less...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Defense shift could affect Colo.

DENVER – Spending cuts coupled with a new U.S. defense strategy outlined Thursday will have ramifications for the large Army and Air Force presence in Colorado, but the impact might not be felt for...

DATE: Jan. 5, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado’s GOP, Dems unveiling jobs agenda

DENVER – Economic development is at the center of Colorado lawmakers’ agenda for the upcoming 2012 session, with Republicans focusing on scaling back business regulations and Democrats seeking...

DATE: Jan. 5, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Albuquerque police fatally shoot suspected burglar

ALBUQUERQUE – A police officer shot and killed an armed, masked man who stole a safe containing no money from the Albuquerque Catholic Center, police said.The shooting was the city’s 21st involving...

DATE: Jan. 5, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Abortion foes try new tactic in state

DENVER – Abortion opponents making a third attempt to get voters to outlaw abortions in Colorado are trying a new tactic: details.The abortion foes have put forward a lengthy so-called “personhood”...

DATE: Jan. 4, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Hickenlooper denies any presidential hopes

DENVER – Colorado Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper shot down rumblings of a potential 2016 presidential run, saying Tuesday that he “couldn’t possibly win.”Hickenlooper is among the nation’s most...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colo. activists to turn in pot petition

DENVER – Marijuana legalization activists in Colorado are turning in signatures today to put the question on ballots this fall.The Campaign To Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol says it will turn in...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado Republicans gear up for Feb. caucuses

DENVER – Colorado Republicans are wasting no time educating voters on party caucus plans.The party has set up an Internet page for the statewide party caucuses, which will be held Feb. 7. The...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Defense bill favorable for Colorado

DENVER – A defense bill signed by President Barack Obama includes more than $400 million for Colorado construction projects.Fort Carson is the biggest beneficiary, with nearly $286 million,...

DATE: Jan. 2, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News