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Rep. Laura Bradford (credit: CBS)

Legislative Privilege: Not So Popular

Police in Denver initially said they thought that as a lawmaker Rep. Laura Bradford was entitled to a certain level of immunity. Why is there legislative privilege? Watch Alan Gionet’s Good Question report.

02/23/2012

A hit and run in Aurora Dec. 2010. (credit: CBS)

Law Easier On Hit & Run Drivers

Each day lately it seems there’s news of a hit and run. A woman hit as she crossed the street in Stapleton. Her unborn child dies. A man hit and killed in Aurora. A valet hit and killed as he worked to buy his fiancé a birthday gift.

02/15/2012

An image from a super PAC ad (credit: CBS)

Super PACS Dominate Political Ads

The super political action committees are becoming even a larger 800 pound gorilla in the room controlling the political landscape this year.

02/01/2012

Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: CBS)

Politicians Sometimes Benefit From Gridlock

Just ask people on the street if you want to hear what they think of the gridlock that has leaders in Washington looking like the parking lot at Sports Authority Field at Mile High after a Broncos game.

01/23/2012

CBS4's Alan Gionet talks with Dr. Stephen Sonnenberg of the Colorado School of Mines (credit: CBS)

Billions Of Barrels Of Oil Possible Under Colorado

Wattenburg in Colorado is part of a massive expansion of oil production in the lower 48 states, resulting in a change in exports.

01/03/2012

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Party Hosts Bear Little Legal Responsibility

The season for holiday parties is here, and that’s likely to mean drinking and people having too much.

12/08/2011

Laura Triem was struck by a light rail train on Nov. 4 at Speer and Stout. It was determined she was at fault when she stepped in front of the train. (credit: CBS)

Light Rail Crashes Most Common Downtown Near Speer

Statistics prepared by the RTD to the Public Utilities Commission show the highest number of light rail accidents involving cars or pedestrians were between 1999 and June of 2011 in the downtown area.

11/25/2011

Prof. Trisha Litz talks with CBS4's Alan Gionet at Regis University. (credit: CBS)

Info Tied To Photos Posted Online Is Often Shockingly Accurate

Gadgets are always on a lot of holiday shopping lists, especially smart phones and tablet devices, but they often have cameras that present privacy issues. CBS4’s Alan Gionet asks the Good Question “Are you giving away your location without knowing?”

11/25/2011

Software developer Glenn Tubb talks with CBS4's Alan Gionet (credit: CBS)

The 1 Percent: $344k & Up

The top 1 percent of America’s wage earners now take in nearly a fourth of the nation’s income each year. That’s about twice what it was 25 years ago.

11/03/2011

The holiday blizzards in 2006 put a huge dent in thousands of travelers' holiday plans, crippled city services and closed Denver International Airport. ... Photo of snowplows on on the Highland Bridge in Denver by Jeff and Cindy Newton.

Winter Storms Can Be Expensive, But Also A Money Maker

Handling big storms like last week’s can get expensive with the plowing, the electric problems, and the cleanup. But there’s also money to be made.

10/30/2011

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