Supreme Court Asks For U.S. Government's View On Mine Spill SuitThe U.S. Supreme Court asked the Justice Department on Monday to weigh in on New Mexico's lawsuit against Colorado over a mine waste spill that polluted rivers in both states and in Utah.
U.S.: Denver Sheriff Illegally Excluded Non-Citizens In HiringThe Denver Sheriff Department will pay $10,000 and change its hiring practices after the Justice Department found it broke the law by excluding job candidates who were not U.S. citizens, according to the terms of a settlement agreement announced Monday.
FBI Chief: No Charges For Clinton After New Emails ReviewedFBI Director James Comey told Congress on Sunday that a review of newly discovered Hillary Clinton's emails has "not changed our conclusions" from earlier this year that she should not face charges.
Colorado Political Analysts Split On Hillary Clinton Email DecisionThe news that the U.S. Justice Department will not pursue charges in the presumptive Democratic nominee for president Hillary Clinton's email investigation has garnered mixed reaction from political analysts in Colorado.
Criminal Probe Of Grand Junction Airport Ends; No ArrestsA federal criminal investigation into fraud allegations at the Grand Junction airport has ended with no criminal charges filed.
Man Convicted Of Kidnapping Toddler, Producing Child PornA Colorado Springs man has been convicted of kidnapping a toddler in California and producing child pornography.
Colorado U.S. Attorney To Chair Key Federal PanelColorado's top federal prosecutor is becoming the head of a crucial federal panel.
Colorado Vows To Defend Pot Law Against States' ChallengeColorado's Attorney General John Suthers promises to vigorously defend the state's historic law legalizing marijuana after Nebraska and Oklahoma asked the U.S. Supreme Court to declare it unconstitutional.
U.S. Recognizes Same-Sex Marriages In Colorado, 6 Other StatesThe federal government will recognize same-sex marriages in seven more states, including Colorado, and extend federal benefits to those couples, the Justice Department said Friday.
House Votes To Allow Marijuana-Related BankingThe House voted Wednesday in support of making it easier for banks to do business with legal pot shops and providers of medical marijuana.
In Case Like Denver Police Probe, Charges Are RareA federal judge has taken the unusual step of asking prosecutors to investigate whether Denver police tried to intimidate a witness in a jail-abuse lawsuit against the city, but experts say such inquiries rarely yield criminal charges.
Rep. Diana DeGette, Congress To Scrutinize GM's Corporate CultureU.S. Rep. Diana DeGette wants General Motors to explain how it plans to fix what's been described as a lax corporate culture and how the company plans to compensate victims of crashes tied to faulty ignition switches.