Teen says he acted on instinct when tackling school shooter

DENVER (AP) — One of three students who tackled a gunman at a suburban Denver school says he acted on instinct when he lunged at the attacker. Joshua Jones said at a news conference ...

Colorado faces meager budget in fight against ski traffic

DENVER (AP) — "Friends don't let friends drive I-70." The tongue-in-cheek mantra is often uttered by Colorado skiers and snowboarders who frequent resorts far from the crowded mounta...

Denver teachers prepare to strike over pay dispute

DENVER (AP) — Denver teachers are planning to strike Monday for the first time in 25 years after failed negotiations with the school district over base pay. The teachers union and De...

Denver police probe if 3 homeless deaths tied to stabbing

DENVER (AP) — Police were trying to determine if the deaths of three homeless people in Denver are related to a stabbing in the area earlier Thursday. A 20-year-old man was arrested ...

Teen girl questioned after missing Colorado boy found dead

DENVER (AP) — A 16-year-old girl is being investigated in the death of a 7-year-old boy who was reported missing in Denver on Monday, authorities said. Police found the body of Jorda...

Cuban immigrant set for deportation released in Colorado

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A Cuban immigrant who was pardoned by Colorado's governor after he was ordered released from prison only to be arrested by immigration authorities is free again. ...

Immersion art startup Meow Wolf picks Denver to expand

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Creators of a popular immersive art entertainment project in Santa Fe, New Mexico, announced Thursday a push into a major metropolitan market with plans for an interactive exhibi...

Climber kills himself after girlfriend's avalanche death

Just two weeks before renowned climber Hayden Kennedy killed himself following the death of his girlfriend in an avalanche in Montana, he wrote on a climbing blog that he had watched too many friends ...

Climber kills himself after girlfriend's avalanche death

Just two weeks before renowned climber Hayden Kennedy killed himself following the death of his girlfriend in an avalanche in Montana, he wrote on a climbing blog that he had watched too many friends ...

Records: 2 Colorado teens killed execution-style over purse

DENVER (AP) — Two Colorado teenagers who were found dead along a rural road were forced into an "execution position" and shot at close range after a feud over a stolen purse, according to documents re...

School district pulls suicide book 'Thirteen Reasons Why'

DENVER (AP) — As a Colorado community mourns the loss of seven students who recently killed themselves, a school district official ordered librarians to temporarily stop circulating a book that's the ...

Man who said marijuana made him kill his wife gets 30 years

DENVER (AP) — A Denver man who claimed that eating marijuana-infused candy led him to kill his wife was sentenced Friday to 30 years in prison in a case that helped raise concerns about the potency of...

Colorado woman's remains found under grave of WWII veteran

DENVER (AP) — A Colorado man who pleaded guilty Friday to killing his estranged wife more than two decades ago recently led authorities to her body, which was buried under the grave of a World War II ...

Colorado woman's remains found under grave of WWII veteran

DENVER (AP) — A Colorado man who pleaded guilty Friday to killing his estranged wife more than two decades ago recently led authorities to her body, which was buried under the grave of a World War II ...

Electrical problems identified in fatal chairlift accident

DENVER (AP) — Electrical problems caused a chairlift at a small Colorado ski resort to hit a support tower and topple a Texas woman about 25 feet to her death, state investigators said Monday. ...