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Hickenlooper, Beauprez critique leadership styles

Hickenlooper, Beauprez critique leadership styles

“It seems to be speak first, make an attack, take a hard stand and then, you know, worry about the details later,” Hickenlooper said of Beauprez’s style.

Fort Carson soldiers could be sent to Liberia

FORT CARSON | Some of the 1,400 soldiers being sent to Liberia to help fight the spread of Ebola could come from Colorado’s Fort Carson. In announcing the move Tuesday, Defense Department spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby said about half of the …

Scalia speaks at 2 Colorado universities

LAKEWOOD |Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia speaks at two Colorado universities Wednesday about interpreting the Constitution. The conservative Supreme Court justice will appear at Colorado Christian University in Lakewood Wednesday morning. He will speak at the University of Colorado in Boulder …

Capitol dome reopening set for Thursday

DENVER | State officials will be holding a dedication ceremony Thursday to mark the reopening of the newly restored Colorado Capitol dome. The $17 million project was necessary because Colorado’s intense freeze-thaw cycle caused the exterior metal surfaces to deteriorate during the …

Court mulls legality of firing for pot use off job

Court mulls legality of firing for pot use off job

“This case need not be an endorsement or an indictment of medical marijuana” but a chance to set standards for employee conduct, Dish attorney Meghan Martinez told the justices, who could rule in the coming weeks or months.

5 arrested during immigration protest in Denver

About three dozen protesters holding signs chanted “We are with you!” as people were led away in handcuffs.

Colorado school protests roil swing state politics

Colorado school protests roil swing state politics

“This is an issue that seems closer to people’s lives than what they are seeing in the political ads on TV, and it could absolutely impact races up and down the ballot,” said Craig Hughes, a Democratic consultant.

Aurora theater shooting judge will allow Holmes trial to be  broadcast

Aurora theater shooting judge will allow Holmes trial to be broadcast

Rather than allow a television camera in the courtroom to record the proceedings, Samour said he will allow the press to use video from a ceiling-mounted camera in the courtroom

Man drowns in small Windsor lake

Windsor Severance Fire Rescue found some of the victim’s belongings on the shore of the lake. Shortly after, the fire department called in a Greeley dive team to search for the man.

Boulder begins bear-resistant trash enforcement

City officials say a few people with the new carts are using them wrong, wither by leaving them unlatched or open in order to pile trash higher.