AURORA | A motorcyclist died Sunday evening after crashing into a sedan on East Iliff Avenue in Aurora. According to Aurora police, the crash happened around 5 p.m. at Iliff and South Blackhawk Street. Police said a motorcyclist was speeding east on Iliff when a westbound car tried to make a left turn onto southbound Blackhawk. […]

Shoppers navigate aisles of produce Jan. 20 at King Soopers in Southeast Aurora. (Aaron Cole/Aurora Sentinel)

“I’d call it the changing face of retail, because not that long ago you saw people, including us, building cookie cutter stores, but it’s no longer a-one-size-fits-all approach,” she said. “It’s more of a strategy of where to build new stores to best fit customer needs. We know they have a choice of where they shop, and we have to work hard to earn that business.”

DENVER | Authorities say four people are dead and one is injured following a crash in Weld County in northeastern Colorado. State Patrol Cpl. Heather Cobler says a pickup truck and an SUV collided on County Road 48 and U.S. Highway 85 at about 9:40 p.m. Sunday. KMGH reports ( ) that the person who was […]

DENVER | Democrats want to see finance charges on credit cards from Colorado lenders capped at 12.5 percent, instead of the current 21 percent limit. But their proposal faces long odds in a Republican committee. Sen. Jessie Ulibarri of Commerce City is leading the effort to limit credit-card finance charges. The bill has its first hearing […]

DENVER | Colorado lawmakers will consider whether to ban powdered alcohol before the product arrives in stores. Alaska, Delaware, Louisiana, South Carolina and Vermont have already banned the product, which is pending approval from federal regulators. A bill to join those states will be considered Monday in a Colorado House committee. The product called “Palcohol” is […]

FILE - In this Dec. 22, 2014 file photo, former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, left, attends a pretrial hearing in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is accused of murdering semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd.  A jury is expected to be seated for opening arguments in his murder trial as early as Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. Judge Susan Garsh had cleared 53 potential jurors after individually questioning them to weed out people who are biased, have a hardship or have a valid reason to be excused. Lawyers from both sides will have the chance to eliminate 18 people each from the final pool on Monday for any reason. Eighteen jurors will be seated. (AP Photo/Brian Snyder, Pool, File)

Hernandez was arrested days after Lloyd’s bullet-riddled body was found in an industrial park near his North Attleborough mansion. He has pleaded not guilty and, after more than two weeks of jury selection, his trial is expected to kick off in earnest this week with opening statements.