'Forever Chemicals' Levels In Frisco Drinking Water Would Be Illegal In Three Other States, Residents 'Shocked'A CBS4 Investigates analysis of public testing data has found levels of perfluoroalkyl substances - commonly known as forever chemicals - in Frisco's drinking water would be above the safe limits set in Vermont, Massachusetts, and New York. The levels would also trigger further testing requirements in Michigan.
Scammers Manipulating Legislators, Social Media, Reporters In Fraud Efforts According To Colorado Department Of Labor And EmploymentIn acknowledging nearly $20 million in confirmed fraudulent unemployment claims during the pandemic, the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment also portrayed cunning and sophisticated scam rings that are trying to manipulate Facebook groups, state lawmakers and media organizations in an effort to pressure the unemployment department to loosen fraud controls, thus allowing scammers to steal more money from the state.
ID.me CEO: 6 Hour Wait Times For Unemployment Identity Verification Should Decrease In 2 WeeksIn an effort to combat fraud, the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment is paying a company called ID.me to verify unemployment claimants' identities.
Fraud Losses For Colorado Unemployment Office Spike; Scammers Estimated To Have Stolen $20 To $30 MillionFive weeks after announcing scammers had pilfered about $6.5 million from the Colorado unemployment system during the pandemic, state unemployment administrators dramatically ratcheted that figure up.
Parker Family 'Shellshocked' After Being Booted From Flight Over Mask IssueA family from Parker was ordered to deboard a Southwest Airlines flight at Denver International Airport after their toddler couldn't keep wearing his mask.
Colorado Unemployment Claimants Struggling With ID.me Verification Stuck With No Income, No AnswersThe ID.me system put in place in Colorado to try to combat fraudulent unemployment claims is putting some people who are out of work in a desperate situation.
Denver's Group Living Amendment Now Applies To All Areas Of The CityA controversial amendment to the city's group living rules will now apply to the entire city of Denver, not just the areas of the city under new zoning codes.
Denver Housing Authority To Begin Testing All Of Its Public Housing Complexes For RadonMore than a year after CBS4 Investigates found dangerous radon levels in some public housing units, DHA says it will begin a year-long effort to test all of its complexes for the toxic gas.
Aurora Police Chief Vanessa Wilson Rips Judge's Ruling: 'This Ruling May Embolden Those Who Want To Harm Us'Aurora's police chief has responded to an Adams County judge who dismissed kidnapping charges against protestors who surrounded a police precinct.
What To Expect From The Colorado Department Of Labor If You're A Victim Of Unemployment FraudCBS4 found victims of unemployment fraud who report their name was fraudulently used will likely not receive any reply from the labor department.
Boulder King Soopers Could Re-Open As Early As April 24 Following Mass Shooting, Employee SaysA King Soopers Employee, who witnessed the March 22 attack on her place of work, tells CBS4 the company is planning to remodel the store and could reopen as early as April 24.
Exclusive: Commerce City Plans To Sue Suncor For Allegedly Contaminating Drinking Water SupplyThe attorney for Commerce City has sent a letter to Suncor notifying the oil refinery the city intends to file suit, alleging the facility may have polluted the city's water supply with toxic "forever chemicals."
Survival Of Nearly 1,000 Women-Owned Businesses In Colorado Threatened By PandemicA recent survey of nearly 1,000 women business owners in Colorado found the Centennial State is not immune to the national "she-cession" created by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Security Consultant Says Westminster Westin Hotel Created 'Toxic Risk,' Leading To Car TheftsA veteran hotel security consultant concluded a Westminster hotel created a "toxic environment of unreasonable risk," leading to the theft of 10 cars belonging to guests in 2019.
Colorado State Audit Finds 'Significant Deficiencies' In Unemployment Insurance ClaimsThe Office of the State Auditor says it found a significant backlog of unprocessed, un-adjudicated unemployment insurance claims "which may represent overpayments due to errors and/or fraud."