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Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. speaks during a 2013 hearing for Aurora theater shooting suspect James Holmes in Centennial. Yesterday, Samour put a new sanity hearing on hold after defense argued he mistakenly granted it.

“There are 336 hours in a two-week period. Considering the manpower and the extensive resources available to defense counsel, and considering further how much notice the defense and its experts have enjoyed regarding deadline at issue, two weeks are sufficient to file any appropriate motions…” Samour said in a ruling released Friday.

Framed by the arms of a supporter with a cellular telephone camera, first lady Michelle Obama, back, greets well-wishers after appearing at a rally for re-election of Sen. Mark Udall, D-Colo., in Denver on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. Obama will make another stop on Thursday when she appears at a rally for Udall's campaign in Moby Arena on the campus of Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

“If we don’t elect leaders like Mark … then we know exactly what will happen. We will see more folks interfering in women’s private decisions about our health care,” she said.

BOULDER |A man who hid in the tank of a portable toilet at a yoga festival in 2011 to spy on women is suing the Boulder County Jail and the sheriff’s office for discrimination. The Daily Camera reports (http://bit.ly/12lS2qC ) 34-year-old Luke Chrisco is seeking $99,999, saying deputies lost his legal documents, threatened him and repeatedly […]

GREELEY |Authorities say a man was killed when his tractor-trailer rolled after hitting a cow south of Roggen. The Greeley Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1seVwzK ) 41-year-old Scott Neal, of Brighton, hit the cow on Colorado 52 near Weld County Road 85 at about 6:30 a.m. Thursday. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Neal’s death marks the […]

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS | Police say a 20-year-old man has been ticketed for underage drinking and failing to report an accident after he hit and killed a large black bear with his car in Steamboat Springs. Steamboat Today reports (http://bit.ly/1tPJT9V ) the 400- to 500-pound bear was hit Tuesday night, and the man told police about it the […]

Arrest mugshots provided by the Aurora Police Department.

“Investigations such as these can be extremely complex, especially when dealing with alleged organized criminal elements. It is good to know that law enforcement agencies can work together to keep our communities safe. Vigorous investigation and prosecution of alleged lawbreakers benefits the entire community,” said Aurora Police Chief Terry Jones