Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper has ordered that flags be lowered to half-staff at all public buildings in the state on Wednesday to honor an Air Force captain who was killed in Afghanistan.
The doctor rescued from the Taliban on Sunday should be back home in Colorado Springs soon.
Officials with the U.S.-led military coalition say an American doctor abducted by the Taliban has been rescued in eastern Afghanistan.
Fort Carson is holding a memorial service for two soldiers killed in Afghanistan.
Sgt. Christopher Birdwell, 25, from Windsor was one of two soldiers from Fort Carson killed Monday in Kabul.
It was another joyous homecoming when more than 150 soldiers returned to Fort Carson after serving in Afghanistan.
A Colorado Army National Guardsmen was among the 30 U.S. troops killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan.