Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai To Speak In DenverTeenage Nobel Peace laureate Malala Yousafzai is visiting Denver after spending a day on Capitol Hill.
Military Members Honor Navy SEAL From Littleton Killed In ActionMilitary members on Tuesday honored a Navy SEAL from Littleton killed in action in Afghanistan.
Colorado Doctor Recounts Kidnap, Rescue In Afghanistan An American doctor who was kidnapped by the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2012 says he found a surprising kinship with one of his captors but grieves for a Navy SEAL who was killed during his rescue.
Fort Carson Welcomes Home 150 SoldiersFort Carson on Saturday welcomed home 150 soldiers who have been training Afghan security forces since March.
Fort Carson To Welcome Home 150 SoldiersFort Carson is getting ready to welcome home 150 soldiers who have been training Afghan security forces since March.
Denver Firms Play Role In New City In AfghanistanIt is another crossroads in the difficult history of Afghanistan. Two major events are taking place that will play a big role in determining if it is on the path to peace and prosperity or turn another corner down a very dark road.
Denver Man Has Ties To Terror Trial Of Muslim Cleric Opening statements have begun in the terrorism trial of a Muslim cleric who had close ties to a man arrested in Denver.
Movie ‘Lone Survivor’ Features Story Of Littleton’s Danny DietzThis week the movie "Lone Survivor" will open nationwide. It tells the story of four Navy SEALs on a covert mission in Afghanistan, including Littleton's Danny Dietz, who was killed in action.
Obama Awards Medal Of Honor To Former Fort Carson SoldierPresident Barack Obama bestowed the nation's highest military honor, the Medal of Honor, on Army Staff Sgt. Ty Carter on Monday, saluting the veteran of the war in Afghanistan as "the essence of true heroism," one still engaged in a battle against the lingering emotional fallout of war.
Rescued Doc Expected Back In U.S. By Early Next WeekAn American aid doctor is expected to return to the United States by early next week after he was abducted in Afghanistan and rescued in an operation that left a Navy SEAL dead, officials said Wednesday.
US-Led Coalition: Colorado Springs Doctor Rescued From TalibanOfficials with the U.S.-led military coalition say an American doctor abducted by the Taliban has been rescued in eastern Afghanistan.
Opinion: Obama’s Afghan Surge FailedWith the situation getting worse on the ground Obama has ended the surge just in time for the election in November. Taliban and related attacks against NATO powers were approximately 2,700 in August of 2009 when Obama made his contrary-to-campaign promised-move to step up the nation’s military assistance in Afghanistan. Three years later, in August of 2012, there were more attacks – nearly 3,000.