Hickenlooper Says Governors Blocking Syrian Refugees Is 'Against The Law'The White House plan to allow 10,000 Syrian refugees into the U.S. is getting a strong reaction in Colorado, and on Tuesday Gov. John Hickenlooper talked to CBS4's Tom Mustin about the issue.
List Growing Of Governors Hoping To Halt Syrian Refugees Settling In Their StatesSeveral U.S. governors are threatening to halt efforts to allow Syrian refugees into their states in the aftermath of the coordinated attacks in Paris, though an immigration expert says they have no legal authority to do so.
EPA Grants More Time For Mine Spill Repayment PactThe Environmental Protection Agency has given La Plata County and the Southern Ute tribe more time to work out an agreement with the agency for compensation for their costs from the Gold King Mine spill.
Colorado County, Tribe Want More Time For Mine CompensationA Colorado county and Indian tribe are asking the Environmental Protection Agency for more time to reach an agreement with the EPA to get compensation for their costs from the Gold King Mine spill.
Bet On This: Lawmakers Will Take Closer Look At Daily Fantasy Sports BettingColorado U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette says she is shocked by the daily advertisements for fantasy sports betting and is questioning the business practices of the companies involved.
EPA: Sediment Accidentally Released In Western Colorado CreekThe Environmental Protection Agency says a contractor inadvertently released about 2,000 gallons of sediment-bearing water into a western Colorado creek from a holding pond outside an inactive mine.
On Colorado Mine Cleanup, Superfund Idea Divides ResidentsSouthwestern Colorado residents told Congress on Thursday that the Gold King Mine blowout and other mines spilling acid waste into waterways could cause serious long-term damage to their tourism economy, but they disagreed on whether a federal Superfund designation would help or hurt.
On Gold King Mine Cleanup, Superfund Idea Divides ResidentsSouthwestern Colorado residents are telling Congress the Gold King Mine blowout could cause long-term damage to their tourism-based economy, but they disagree on whether Superfund designation is the solution.
Former Parker Mayor Says He Will Run For SenateGreg Lopez, a Republican and former director of the Colorado office of the Small Business Administration, is running for U.S. Senate in a longshot bid to unseat Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet.
Colorado Ag Commissioner John Salazar RetiringColorado Agriculture Commissioner John Salazar is retiring after four years leading the agency through restructuring and a listeria outbreak that threatened the cantaloupe industry.
Democrats' Streak On The Line In Colorado ElectionBefitting its status as a national political bellwether, Colorado is home to at least three nationally watched political races that will be decided Tuesday.
Democrats Join Tipton In Pushing Roan SettlementLeading Colorado Democrats are joining with Republican Congressman Scott Tipton in asking the Interior Department to finalize a proposed settlement over drilling on the Roan Plateau.