Hurricane Katrina

Wide receiver Gerald Thomas talks with head coach Jon Embree (credit: CBS)

CU’s Gerald Thomas Remembers Life After Hurricane Katrina

University of Colorado Buffaloes wide receiver Gerald Thomas is a true freshman who has proven that he’s got skills. He also has proven toughness.

10/20/2012

Barack Obama campaigns in 2007 (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s 2007 Speech is Disturbingly Racist

While there’s nothing wrong with an African-American president speaking in a black dialect, there is something terribly wrong with him speaking in a black accent and cadence when undoubtedly inciting racism to a predominantly African-American audience.

10/05/2012

Researchers at CSU (credit: CBS)

CSU Hurricane Researchers Play Important Role During Big Storms

Hurricane forecasters at Colorado State University play an important role during a big storm, such as Hurricane Isaac.

08/29/2012

A worker attaches plywood to the window of his shop ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Tropical Storm Isaac is expected to strengthen into at least a Category 1 hurricane before making landfall near Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Opinion: As Hurricane Isaac Threatens The GOP Continues To Party

As Hurricane Isaac threatens the Gulf again, we will see if Katrina and Isaac serve as bookends of GOP hostility to federal disaster relief. An odd stance for a party that claims to “choose life” while watching people die in natural disasters rather than provide an adequate response.

08/28/2012

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House Approves Guns During State Of Emergency

House lawmakers approved a bill to forbid the state from seizing Colorado residents’ firearms during a declared state of emergency.

02/20/2012

Janet Napolitano (credit: AP)

Napolitano In Denver: US Drills For Disasters Like Japan’s

DENVER (AP) – U.S. emergency agencies constantly rehearse for a disaster like the one unfolding in Japan, and American first responders will learn from the experience of their Japanese counterparts, Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano […]

03/15/2011

Donald Seals returns to New Orleans after making Denver his home for 5 years. (credit: CBS)

Katrina Evacuee Says Goodbye To Colorado, Returns Home

Five years after Hurricane Katrina, one man said it’s time to leave Colorado and return to New Orleans. Donald Seals has been wanting to return home for some time, but needed a little help to get there.

01/05/2011

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