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Colorado Mulls Mandatory Medical Pot Testing

A Colorado proposal to require safety testing for medical marijuana, same as recreational pot, won unanimous approval Wednesday on its first test in the state Legislature.

04/15/2015

The VA Hospital under construction in Aurora (credit: CBS)

Congress Looks Into $1 Billion Overrun At Denver VA hospital

Congress is looking into the walloping $1 billion cost overrun on the veterans hospital under construction in Aurora. Rep. Mike Coffman had some harsh words for the committee.

04/15/2015

Protesters demanding $15 an hour (credit: CBS)

Denver Fast-Food Workers Join National Protests

DENVER (AP) – Denver fast-food workers and their supporters are joining in national protests in favor of $15 an hour wages. A group demonstrated inside a Denver McDonald’s Wednesday morning and organizers expect hundreds of […]

04/15/2015

The Blagg family (credit: CBS)

Judge Expected To Rule On Bond For Michael Blagg

A judge in Grand Junction is expected to decide Wednesday whether a man awaiting a new trial in the shooting death of his wife will be allowed a chance to get out of jail.

04/15/2015

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Sheriff: Suspect Shot Man During Fight At Ignacio Home, Then Killed Self

Authorities in southwestern Colorado say a 33-year-old shooting suspect who killed himself after being pulled over by police knew the man he’s accused of killing.

04/15/2015

lamar savages, native american mascot bill

Limiting Native American Mascots In Colorado Passes House

Native American mascots would be prohibited at Colorado schools unless a tribe approves, under a Democrat-sponsored bill that barely passed the state House.

04/15/2015

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Lawmakers: VA Fired Whistleblower, Not Executives Over Problems In Denver

Members of Congress are criticizing the VA for firing a whistleblower who warned of cost overruns at the Denver veterans hospital but taking no action against higher-ranking executives.

04/15/2015

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Aurora Theater Shooting Jurors Include Columbine Survivor

A union plumber, a schoolteacher and a survivor of the 1999 Columbine High School massacre were among the 19 women and five men chosen as jurors in the death penalty trial of Aurora theater shooter James Holmes.

04/15/2015

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Parks And Wildfire Shooting Range Near Hot Sulphur Springs Reopens

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is reopening the Byers Canyon Shooting Range near Hot Sulphur Springs.

04/15/2015

Detective Henry Stucky, left, and Officer Ben DeLima, right (credit: Loveland Police)

Probe: Loveland Officers Not To Blame For Suspect Killing Himself

Investigators say two Loveland police officers are not to blame after a suspect they were struggling with pulled a gun and fatally shot himself.

04/14/2015