Opening statements began Monday in the murder trial of Dexter Lewis, who is charged with stabbing five people to death in a Denver bar, marking the start of a rare death penalty case in Denver.
Monday marks three years since the Aurora theater shooting and the community is honoring the victims.
Monday marks three years since the Aurora theater shooting when a gunman opened fire inside the crowded theater, killing 12 people and wounding another 70.
A pro-police rally was held at Civic Center Park on Sunday and some people were not happy about the event.
Prescription drug abuse in Colorado has dropped by 18 percent, but heroin use has become an epidemic. On Friday federal and state officials talked about how to fight the deadly trend.
Survivors and pubilc officials reacted after a Colorado jury on Thursday convicted 27-year-old James Holmes of killing 12 moviegoers and wounding dozens of others in a suburban Denver movie theater in 2012.
A federal health official is visiting Colorado to highlight the problem of prescription drug abuse and to praise the state for addressing the issue.
The week-long Biennial of the Americas celebration kicked off Tuesday in downtown Denver.
A bipartisan bill in the U.S. Senate would allow banks to do business with marijuana companies.
The drunk driver who crashed into a teenager, killing him, was sentenced to 40 years in prison. It was his fourth DUI.