Rep. Mark Coffman says the death of Muammar Qaddafi is a “great day for the Libyan people but we don’t know if it’s a great day for the American people yet.”
However, the moral questions are ones that will be left for politicians and their constituents to answer. And for that part of the discussion, the debate seems far more one sided.
People who knew Anwar al-Awlaki in Colorado said last year they were surprised by his high-profile radical role. They recalled a deeply religious man with no overt political agenda or talk of terrorism.
A warning is now in effect and general aviation is on alert as Sept. 11 draws closer. One fear is that small planes could be loaded with explosives and flown into a stadium filled with sports fans.
Prosecutors say a Colorado father lied to the FBI to try to protect his terrorist son during an investigation of a 2009 plot to attack New York City subways.
An expert at the University of Denver helped CBS4 answer the Good Question: Are we safer now that Osama bin Laden is dead?
Notes were placed at the memorial in Shanksville, Penn. where United Flight 93 crashed on Sept. 11. That’s the flight passengers and crew members brought down before it reached its intended target.
Among the Coloradans who gave their lives in the hunt for Osama bin Laden was Navy Seal Danny Dietz from Littleton.
A handful of people in Denver came out late Sunday night to celebrate after the announcement by President Barack Obama that Osama bin Laden is dead.