Afghanistan

Zach Lariviere demonstrates how he used the Heimlich maneuver on Ian Clark  (credit: CBS)

Soldier ‘Stayed Focused’ When Heimlich Wasn’t Working On Friend

A soldier who served in Afghanistan deployed his skills back home by saving a man’s life in Denver last Saturday night.

04/15/2015

The PFC Floyd K. Lindstrom Outpatient Clinic at Colorado Springs (credit: denver.va.gov)

Colorado Springs VA Clinic Has Worst Wait Times In State

El Paso County has the biggest concentration of veterans in Colorado, but its VA clinic ranks near the bottom nationwide at getting them in for health care within 30 days, according to government data.

04/09/2015

Sen. Cory Gardner (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Gardner Voices Doubts About Nuclear Deal With Iran

Republican Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado said Monday that he has serious reservations about a planned multinational agreement with Iran over its nuclear program and that Congress should vote on whether to approve the deal.

04/06/2015

Sen. Cory Gardner (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Senator Cory Gardner Returns From Congressional Trip To Middle East

Colorado Republican Sen. Cory Gardner has returned from a weeklong visit to the Middle East as part of a congressional delegation.

04/06/2015

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Colorado Man’s Realistic Gun Shirts Come With A Warning

A Colorado business owner says he’s making a statement on gun rights with some controversial new apparel that’s being seen across the world.

02/15/2015

Danny Dietz (credit CBS)

Concert Held To Remember Fallen SEAL Danny Dietz

Nearly 10 years after he was killed serving his country, friends and family gathered this week for a concert to celebrate the life of Danny Dietz.

01/27/2015

Fort Carson Army Post (credit: CBS)

Fort Carson Formally De-Activating 2nd Brigade Combat Team

Fort Carson’s 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team is being formally de-activated, culminating a process announced a year and a half ago.

01/14/2015

Kai (credit: CBS)

Top Heart-Warming Animals Stories From Colorado In 2014

From frostbitten kittens to bomb-sniffing dogs, 2014 was quite a year for pets and animals in Colorado. Here are a few of our favorite furry tales (or is it tails?) from this year.

12/23/2014

Fort Carson soldiers eat during the annual Thanksgiving celebration on Tuesday. (credit: U.S. Army)

Nearly 500 Troops Return Home To Fort Carson

Another group of Fort Carson soldiers reunited with their families in Colorado Springs on Thursday night.

11/28/2014

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Military Members Honor Navy SEAL From Littleton Killed In Action

Military members on Tuesday honored a Navy SEAL from Littleton killed in action in Afghanistan.

10/14/2014

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