Concussions In NFL Hit 5-Year High, Congress Launches InvestigationThe number of concussions in the NFL has hit a five-year high. The League says there have been 271 concussions this season. That's up 31 percent from last season.
Planned Parenthood Supporters Gather For 'Day Of Solidarity'Hundreds of Planned Parenthood supporters gathered for a day of solidarity. They remembered lives lost in the deadly Nov. 27 shootout at a Colorado Springs clinic.
Colorado Lawmakers Lead House Of Representatives In Moment Of SilenceColorado representatives led the House of Representatives on Capitol Hill in a moment of silence on Tuesday to honor the victims in the Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs.
Colorado Casinos Have Some Concerns About Fantasy Sports BettingCasinos in Colorado will soon discuss whether they should take a stance on fantasy sports betting. A meeting is planned next week to discuss whether they will call for regulation and taxation.
Bet On This: Lawmakers Will Take Closer Look At Daily Fantasy Sports BettingColorado U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette says she is shocked by the daily advertisements for fantasy sports betting and is questioning the business practices of the companies involved.
Colorado Rep. DeGette Questions VW During Congressional HearingA Congressional panel was held a hearing Thursday to look into the emissions cheating scandal by Volkswagen with a Colorado representative taking center stage.
DeGette: VW Should Resolve Emissions Issue 'Pronto'A Congressional panel will hold a hearing Thursday to look into the emissions cheating scandal by Volkswagen, and the owner of a Denver VW dealership will be among those testifying.
Rep. DeGette Introduces Legislation To Raise The Age To Buy Cigarettes In U.S.There's a push to try to raise the legal age for buying cigarettes in the United States. Right now it is 18, but that could change to 21 if a Colorado congresswoman gets her way.
Colorado Vet Gets Long-Overdue Recognition Thanks To Rep. Diana DeGetteA local veteran finally received a long-overdue medal. He was supposed to receive the award more than 40 years ago but finally got it on Tuesday.
DeGette Once Again To Try To Declassify Marijuana At Federal LevelU.S. Rep. Diana DeGette has reintroduced a bill to declassify marijuana at the federal level.
Rep. DeGette Unveils Legislation To Tackle The Diabetes 'Epidemic'The number of Coloradans being diagnosed with diabetes has doubled in the last 20 years, and minority communities are especially at risk. Now Congress might take action.
Transportation Rally Puts Spotlight On CongressColoradans rallied to keep public transportation moving. They wanted their message to make an impact with congress.