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C-130 crews practice firefighting

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Two Air National Guard units that fly C-130 cargo planes to combat wildfires are taking part in annual training this week under new standards and procedures adopted since one of...

DATE: May 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Bombing suspect’s burial becomes issue in Denver

DENVER – Officials with Colorado’s largest mosque Tuesday repudiated a Muslim leader’s offer to bury suspected Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev in a Denver-area cemetery, saying it’s the...

DATE: May 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Debate about driving stoned looks settled in Colorado

DENVER – Colorado’s long, tortured debate about stoned driving came to a quiet end Tuesday when the state Senate gave final approval to a blood-limit standard they’d rejected several times before....

DATE: May 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Aurora shootings suspect plans to enter insanity plea

DENVER – The man accused in the deadly Aurora theater shootings wants to change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity, his lawyers said Tuesday, despite their fears that the plea could...

DATE: May 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Man, 32, dies while swinging in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY – The high-risk sport of swinging wildly on ropes through canyon and arch openings in southern Utah has left a second man dead in little more than a month.Adam Jason Weber fell about...

DATE: May 5, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Farmington mall shooting sparks fears of gang war

FARMINGTON – A recent mall shooting in Farmington has sparked increased policing in neighborhoods amid fears of a new gang war.The Daily Times of Farmington reported that aggressive patrols come...

DATE: May 5, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Boston suspect could be buried in Colorado

AURORA – The founder of the organization that built Colorado’s largest mosque is offering to bury suspected Boston bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev in a Denver-area Muslim cemetery.Sheikh Abu-Omar...

DATE: May 5, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Lawyers request that killer’s life be spared

DENVER – A man convicted of ambushing and killing four employees at a Colorado pizza restaurant in 1993 had undiagnosed bipolar disorder at the time and should not be executed, his lawyers argued...

DATE: May 5, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Cool, wet April helps snowpack

DENVER – A good portion of Colorado’s snowpack is getting closer to normal after an unseasonably cool and wet April.The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service said...

DATE: May 5, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Aurora considers review of shooting response

DENVER – The Aurora City Council is reconsidering an outside review of the city’s response to last summer’s theater shooting.The Denver Post reported councilors will vote today whether or not to...

DATE: May 4, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Soccer referee dead after punch

MURRAY, Utah – Ricardo Portillo’s daughters had begged him to stop refereeing in a soccer league because of the growing risk of violence from angry players.Now they’re faced with planning his...

DATE: May 4, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Pilot looks back on record journey

BOUNTIFUL, Utah – A Utah pilot credited as the first woman to fly solo across the Pacific Ocean is celebrating that trip 50 years after she flew from California to Australia. Betty Miller, who now...

DATE: May 4, 2013 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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