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World War II

The Pentagon (credit: STAFF/AFP/Getty Images)

AP IMPACT: MIA Work ‘Acutely Dysfunctional’

The Pentagon’s effort to account for tens of thousands of Americans missing in action from foreign wars is so inept, mismanaged and wasteful that it risks descending from “dysfunction to total failure,”

07/07/2013

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Memorial Day Parade Brings Out Coloradans To Honor The Fallen

Hundreds of people lined the parade route downtown Denver on Saturday for the annual Memorial Day parade.

05/26/2013

The Memphis Belle (credit: sprott.physics.wisc.edu)

WWII Bomber ‘Memphis Belle’ To Visit Broomfield

The Memphis Belle, a restored B-17 bomber, is scheduled to be in the Denver suburb of Broomfield next weekend as part of a national tour that aims to raise awareness about World War II.

05/19/2013

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New Exhibit Honors The Tuskegee Airmen At DIA

There’s a new exhibit at Denver International Airport honoring the famous Tuskegee Airmen.

02/24/2013

Gov. John Hickenlooper and Attorney General John Suthers at the ribbon cutting ceremony (credit: CBS)

New State Judicial Center Officially Opens

Many of Colorado’s state courts have a new home after the new state judicial center officially opened Monday afternoon.

01/14/2013

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Documentary Highlights Colorado Mountain Troops

Professional skier Chris Anthony’s curiosity about the 10th Mountain Division troops who trained a mere 30 miles from the Eagle Valley has blossomed into an hour-long documentary film.

01/13/2013

Munitions get detonated on Friday (credit: CBS)

Old Explosives Get Detonated At Green Mountain Park

Explosives found at a park west of Denver were safely detonated on Friday, with the sound ricocheting around a nearby neighborhood.

12/21/2012

An image from Green Mountain (credit: CBS)

Crews To Search For WWII Munitions On Green Mountain

Crews will start digging for explosives left over from World War II training. It’s believed the explosives are still underground on Green Mountain in Lakewood.

12/18/2012

Pearl Harbor survivors were honored at the American League Post No. 1 in Denver. (credit: CBS)

American Legion Post Honors Pearl Harbor Survivors

The American League Post No. 1 in Denver honored survivors of the Pearl Harbor attack.

12/07/2012

The Granada Internment Camp in Colorado (credit: colorado.gov)

Internment Camp Letters Found In Denver Building

Some letters arriving from Japanese-American internment camps during World War II were very specific, asking for a certain brand of bath powder, cold cream or cough drops. Others were just desperate for anything from the outside world.

11/21/2012

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