Nearly 100 federal judges and their wives descended on the Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, a five-star resort at the foot of the Rockies, for a judicial conference over the Labor Day weekend despite deep federal budget cuts.
A Denver-based media company owned by billionaire Phil Anschutz has purchased The Colorado Springs Gazette.
Despite crushing budget cuts to K-12 public education, Colorado school board members are still attending annual meetings at some of the state’s ritziest luxury hotels, the Broadmoor and the Brown Palace Hotel.
Hee Kyung Seo of South Korea moved to the verge of winning the U.S. Women’s Open on Sunday, finishing with a one-shot lead over So Yeon Ryu, who had three holes left when play was suspended by darkness.
Around the time Stacy Lewis was getting ready for her second round of the day at the Broadmoor, a brown bear shimmied up a tree, wrapped himself around a big branch and settled in for a snooze.