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Colorado Death Penalty Debated As 2 Mass Killers Get Life

DENVER (AP) — A Denver jury’s refusal to give the death penalty to a man who stabbed five people to death in a bar, coming on the heels of theater shooter James Holmes’ life sentence, has many wondering whether the ultimate penalty will ever again be applied in Colorado. 670 more words


Don't tell: EPA secretly dumped 15,000 tons of hazardous waste down mineshaft in 2005

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper’s recent stunt of gulping down a glass of water drawn directly from the Animas River was a solid show of faith in the EPA (not to mention nature’s ability to clean itself), but we wouldn’t recommend he make it a habit — it turns out the EPA has more “accidents” than make the headlines. 147 more words


Hillary Clinton's email account run from super-secure bathroom closet in loft apartment

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton obviously didn’t maintain her own email server; maintenance was the job of a Denver-based firm called Platte River Networks. … 448 more words

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Local Fracking Bans Could Go Before Colorado High Court Soon

DENVER (AP) – Colorado’s battle over who should regulate fracking could be on the fast track to the state Supreme Court.

The Colorado Court of Appeals on Monday asked to bow out of lawsuits over Longmont’s ban on fracking and a 5-year-moratorium in Fort Collins. 432 more words


AG Coffman In Durango To Question Head Of EPA About Toxic Spill

DURANGO, Colo. (CBS4) – Elected officials in Colorado and New Mexico are in Durango Wednesday with questions for the head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency about why it took so long to report the… 253 more words


Online Photo Contest Is A Delicious Way To Learn About Colorado Produce

DENVER (CBS4) – CBS4 is a proud sponsor of Colorado Proud and the Choose Colorado Produce Challenge going on through August.

The Choose Colorado Produce Challenge… 271 more words


Hickenlooper On Mine Spill: 'We Take This As A Catalyst'

DURANGO, Colo. (CBS4) – Gov. John Hickenlooper on Tuesday personally inspected the Animas River after the massive spill of wastewater and issued a disaster declaration. … 499 more words