Air Force: Toxic Chemicals Released Into City's Sewer SystemAn Air Force base in Colorado said Tuesday it accidentally released about 150,000 gallons of water containing toxic chemicals into the sewer system of the adjacent city of Colorado Springs, but the potential health hazards weren't immediately known.
Water Declared 100 Percent PFC-Free After ContaminationPeople who live in Security have started to get their water from the Pueblo Reservoir. This after perflourinated chemical (PFCs) levels in the town's water far exceeded Environmental Protection Agency regulations.
U.S. Air Force To Change Foam Due To Water ContaminationThe U.S. Air Force is changing the foam it uses to fight fires because of concerns the substance has contaminated groundwater and spread to drinking water at some military sites.
Colorado: Water Contamination Likely Came From Military BaseThe military says firefighting foam containing toxic chemicals may have been released from an Air Force base near two Colorado communities where the chemicals were detected in drinking water systems.
Pilot Avoided Home Before Ditching Jet After Obama Speech At AFAA Thunderbirds pilot who ditched his jet moments after flying over the Air Force Academy's commencement ceremony was aiming the plane away from a home before he ejected safely into a field.
Residents, Pets Escape House Fire In FalconResidents of a home in Falcon have been displaced after a house fire in Falcon Wednesday morning.
Air Force To Filter Water In Colorado Towns For ContainmentThe military will pay $4.3 million for filters in public water systems outside Colorado Springs and is speeding up its investigation into whether potentially harmful chemicals in the water came from nearby Peterson Air Force Base.
Woman Demands Bottled Water After Chemicals Detected In WaterA woman living in the town of Security has started a petition to demand free bottled water.
Obama Meets Air Force Pilot Who Ejected Before Jet CrashThe pilot of a U.S. Air Force Thunderbird that crashed following a flyover met with President Barack Obama shortly safely ejecting safely into a Colorado field.
Hickenlooper, Canadian Official Observe Memorial Day At Fort Logan National CemeteryGov. John Hickenlooper and a high-ranking official from Canada will speak at a Memorial Day service at a military cemetery in Denver.
General Is 1st Woman To Lead Top-Tier U.S. Combat CommandAir Force Gen. Lori J. Robinson on Friday became the first woman to lead a top-tier U.S. warfighting command when she took charge of the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command in Colorado.
Air Force Colonel Faces Court-Martial On Sex Assault ChargesThe Air Force has scheduled an August court-martial for a high-ranking officer charged with rape, assault and adultery.