• News

    Measles outbreak that began at Disneyland grows to 87 cases

    LOS ANGELES | A measles outbreak that originated at Disneyland has grown to 87 cases. The California Department of Public Health said Monday most of the infections — 73— are in California. The rest are in Arizona, Utah, Washington, Colorado, Oregon,…

  • News

    On Auschwitz anniversary, leader warns Jews again targets

    BRZEZINKA, Poland | A Jewish leader stood before 300 survivors of the Nazis’ most notorious death camp on Tuesday and asked world leaders to prevent another Auschwitz, warning of a rise of anti-Semitism that has made many Jews fearful of walking…

  • News

    US loans fueled insider deal, failed power plan in Liberia

    BUCHANAN, Liberia | The auburn-red soil and lush green vegetation lured the foreign investors to Liberia’s third-largest city with visions of environmental gold. They formed a company, Buchanan Renewables, and set anchor, crafting a plan to convert swaths of rubber trees…

  • News

    Michelle Obama navigates limits on women in Saudi Arabia

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia | For first lady Michelle Obama, just a few hours in Saudi Arabia were enough to illustrate the stark limitations under which Saudi women live. Joining President Barack Obama for a condolence visit after the death of the…


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Election 2014

  • Election

    Hickenlooper talks fiscal challenges in State of the State

    DENVER | Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper told lawmakers Thursday that Colorado faces fiscal challenges in the coming years, but he stopped short of directing them to go to voters to allow the state to keep budget surpluses that must be refunded.…

  • Election

    PERRYBLOG: Mike Coffman wins the day and my respect for bucking GOP petty politics on immigration vote

    Aurora’s Congressman Mike Coffman kept a promise and bucked his party’s extremists fighting a petty political battle with President Barack Obama — at the expense of millions of innocent people. Coffman, a Republican, voted against a broad bill what seeks…

  • Election

    New Congress convenes with GOP in charge of both houses

    WASHINGTON | Republicans assumed full control of Congress on Tuesday for the first time in eight years in a day of pomp, circumstance and raw politics beneath the Capitol Dome. “We will get to work right away,” pledged House Majority Leader…

  • Election

    Oregon GMO labeling proponents concede defeat

    SALEM, Ore. | Proponents of an Oregon ballot measure requiring labels on genetically modified foods conceded defeat Thursday after a judge ruled against them and an automatic recount appeared unlikely to sway the outcome. The Yes on 92 campaign said there…


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  • Opinion

    PERRY: The stupidity of anti-vaccination parents are making us all sick. Time to fight back, Colorado

    If you aren’t smart enough to vaccinate your kids, allow me to stick that needle where the sun don’t shine. What was once a quirky curiosity among some Colorado residents — who, for no good reason, became leery of childhood…

  • Opinion

    JENSEN: Ted Cruz and climate change

    If this is the best liberals can do to disparage Ted Cruz, the Texas Senator has a great chance of being our next President. Adam Estes at fired off a salvo that simply begs a little asterisking.** Estes writes:…

  • Opinion

    REAGAN: The State of the Bubble Address

    I didn’t watch the State of the Union address Tuesday night. Instead I sat with my lovely wife, had a glass of wine and played with the dogs. But let me guess how it went. President Obama stood in front…

  • Opinion

    DUPUY: Choosing Weed Policy Over Cyber Security

    A cyber attack altered your holiday movie choices last year. Sony Pictures was the victim of a massive security breach. Personal emails were revealed, films pirated and employee data leaked. The corporation immediately kowtowed to the terrorists, rumored to be…

  • Opinion

    PERRY: James Holmes by any other name is still the Aurora theater shooting mass killer

    These are onerous days for journalism. Many of us are still raw from the terrorist murder of the French Charlie Hebdo journalists,  whom killers deemed insensitive to Islam. The accusation of being insensitive or irresponsible comes our way, and my way, a lot.…


  • Sports

    Smith scores in OT, Predators beat Avalanche 4-3

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. | The Nashville Predators are so comfortable at home this season they simply don’t bat an eye, even when giving up the tying goal with 36 seconds left in regulation. Craig Smith scored on a breakaway at 2:46 of…

  • Sports

    Super Bowl bad guys don’t take long to circle the wagons

    CHANDLER, Ariz. | Those bad guys from New England finally made it out West, and it didn’t take long for them to begin circling the wagons. An angry Robert Kraft led the way on a rainy Monday night in the desert,…

  • Sports

    Kraft takes the offensive, defends team, seeks NFL apology

    CHANDLER, Ariz. | The New England Patriots came out swinging upon their arrival at the Super Bowl. Not star quarterback Tom Brady or All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis. Not coach Bill Belichick, either. Robert Kraft. The team owner on Monday night demanded…

  • Sports

    Allenby stands by story, says truth will come out

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. | Robert Allenby is standing by his story of a beating and robbery in Hawaii, even though he has no memory of a part of that night. Allenby spoke Tuesday at the Phoenix Open, his first tournament since he…

  • Sports

    Tale of Tiger’s tooth: ‘Dude … caught me square’ on mouth

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. | Tiger Woods was all smiles Tuesday — and with a full set of teeth. Woods gave a play-by-play account of how his front tooth was knocked out in Italy on Jan. 19 while celebrating girlfriend Lindsey Vonn’s record…


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Colorado Table

  • Colorado Table

    Rethinking muffaletta as a thin-crust pizza for Mardi Gras

    We love pizza. We love muffaletta. We decided they probably would be easy to love together. So we decided to combine them. In honor of Mardi Gras, we created a muffaletta flatbread, a basic thin-crust pizza topped with all the…

  • Colorado Table

    Got sun? Indoor herbs can thrive on winter windowsills

    During this season of short, dark days, indoor herb gardens offer welcome greenery and fragrance, as well as adding zest to cold-weather stews and soups. “In the winter, even indoor plants won’t be doing much, but an already established herb plant…

  • Colorado Table

    You know the scent, now learn to love the flavor of roses

    When it comes to romance, there can be no better floral answer than the rose. The bold red petals entice the eyes from across the room, while that intoxicating fragrance draws you closer… closer… just a little closer until you…

  • Colorado Table

    Pack in protein _ and save the budget _ with beans and rice

    When I was growing up, beans and rice were an end-of-month staple. As money got tight, my mom would whip up a beans and rice casserole, a healthy, budget-friendly choice that stretched our pantry a bit longer. Not that we…

  • Colorado Table

    Thirst for craft beer fuels large crop of hops

    YAKIMA, Wash. | A thirst for craft beer helped hop growers produce their largest crop of hops in five years. A new report from the Hop Growers of America also shows a 10 percent increase in acres harvested between 2013 and…

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