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James Holmes in his first court appearance on July 23, 2012. (credit: RJ Sangosti-Pool/Getty Images)

Going For Insanity

As the case against James Holmes moves ahead, legal experts are saying there’s little doubt how Holmes’ public defenders will defend him; insanity.

08/23/2012

CBS4's Alan Gionet talks with Colorado defense attorney David Lane (credit: CBS)

Death Sentence For Shooting Suspect Could Take More Than A Decade

A decision on maybe the biggest step in the court process in the investigation of theater shootings suspect James Holmes is a long way away — will prosecutors pursue the death penalty?

07/24/2012

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Experts Explain How Waldo Canyon Fire Moved Downhill

Fires make their own weather in a variety of ways. CBS4’s Alan Gionet found out that’s what happened with the devastating Waldo Canyon Fire.

07/09/2012

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Homes Can Catch Fire Inside

The number of homes destroyed by the Waldo Canyon Fire in Colorado Springs has grown to at least 300. But how do homes burn?

06/28/2012

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Cloud Seeding Not Really An Option During Wildfire Season

Though cloud seeding is practiced in Colorado, the weather during wildfire season doesn’t really allow for it to happen.

06/26/2012

An air tanker drops fire retardant on the Maxwell Fire burning in Lefthand Canyon in June 2011. (credit: CBS)

Wildfires: Contained But Not Out

For many people, understanding just how far firefighters have gotten on a fire is measured in containment.

06/25/2012

Craig Denhard talks with CBS4's Alan Gionet.

Good Question: How Do Experts Investigate Wildfires?

It was a fire that tore across 13 acres — not big, but big enough to bring in dozens of firefighters quickly as it started to climb into the trees, driven by wind.

06/25/2012

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Man Recounts A Fight For Life With Colorado’s Last Grizzly

It was the last day of bow hunting season for elk, and an outfitter by the name of Ed Wiseman was guiding hunters into a remote area along the Continental Divide east of Pagosa Springs in the Southern San Juan Mountains.

05/23/2012

A bear cub goes through the rehabilitation process. (credit: CBS4 File)

Good Question: Does Rehabbing Bears Work?

Colorado wildlife officials and a private wildlife foundation have been working together for years to rehabilitate orphaned bear cubs, and their projected success rate is pretty impressive.

05/22/2012

CBS4's Alan Gionet interviews Praxis Advisory Group president Andre Ratkai, right (credit: CBS)

Facebook IPO Mostly An Exclusive Club

If you’re looking for an exclusive club, there are few more limited than the flavor-of-the-month initial public offering club. And Facebook’s initial public offering is likely to be a big one.

05/10/2012