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Student survives cardiac arrest at school

8:47 AM, Mar 3, 2014

DENVER - Colorado lawmakers are considering a bill, which would create a grant program to train students in CPR and the use of defibrillators.

Alamosa County to get its own armored vehicle

8:37 AM, Mar 3, 2014

ALAMOSA, Colo. (AP) - The Alamosa County Sheriff's Office is planning to get its own armored vehicle from the U.S. military.

Colorado veteran gets second chance to serve US in Paralympic Games

10:21 AM, Mar 2, 2014

DENVER - Americans choose to serve their country in different ways, but few of us are given an opportunity to serve like Coloradan Joel Hunt. Hunt is an Iraqi war veteran who will be competing as an alpine skier in the Sochi Paralympic games this week, but his journey to skiing was rather unconventional.

Colorado soldier accused of avoiding flag salute

6:34 PM, Feb 26, 2014

FORT CARSON - Officials at Fort Carson in Colorado are investigating reports a soldier deliberately avoided saluting the flag.

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Court turns down GITMO force-feeding challenge

10:23 AM, Feb 11, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) - A federal appeals court has turned away a challenge to force-feeding Guantanamo Bay detainees on a hunger strike.

VA Hospital volunteer makes chemo comfy

10:37 AM, Feb 7, 2014

DENVER - Comfortable is a way we don't often feel in a hospital. "I think I've always been sort of a caregiver," said Roy Sande. At the Denver Veteran's Administration hospital's infusion clinic, veterans arrive, usually, for a day of chemotherapy.

Ex-soldier gets prison in fuel-theft scheme

11:14 AM, Feb 5, 2014

DENVER (AP) - A former soldier from Fountain has been sentenced to 7 years and 3 months in prison for helping steal fuel from a military base in Afghanistan that cost the federal government more than $1.5 million.

US intel confirms NKorea nuke reactor restarted

9:39 AM, Jan 29, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. intelligence says North Korea has followed through on its threat to advance its nuclear weapons program.

Dad returning from deployment surprises sons in Parker school

6:11 PM, Jan 27, 2014

KUSA - Three young brothers got quite the surprise at their school in Parker Monday morning.

Capt. killed in England to be buried at AF Academy

10:07 AM, Jan 27, 2014

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - A U.S. Air Force captain killed in a helicopter crash in England earlier this month is being buried at the Air Force Academy.

Fort Carson soldiers returning from Afghanistan

8:51 AM, Jan 21, 2014

FORT CARSON, Colo. (AP) - About 90 Fort Carson soldiers are set to return home as part of a reduction of troops in Afghanistan.

Fort Carson to welcome home about 90 soldiers

3:36 PM, Jan 19, 2014

FORT CARSON, Colo. (AP) - Fort Carson is set to welcome home about 90 soldiers who have spent the past several months serving in Afghanistan.

Video sparks hope for captured soldier's family

6:54 AM, Jan 16, 2014

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The family of U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was captured more than four years ago in Afghanistan, says a new video of the soldier believed to have been taken in the last month has bolstered its resolve to bring him home safely to Idaho.

Parents of Danny Dietz talk about 'Lone Survivor'

9:40 AM, Jan 13, 2014

KUSA - "Lone Survivor," the new film about a covert, tragic but ultimately heroic NAVY SEAL mission in Afghanistan, is helping the world to know what Colorado already knows; that one of those SEALS who didn't make it back was Danny Dietz of Littleton.

Iraqi army clashes with militants near Fallujah

9:37 AM, Jan 7, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) - Fierce clashes erupted Tuesday between Iraqi special forces and al-Qaida-linked militants outside the city of Fallujah, a flare-up in a days-long standoff in the Sunni-dominated western province of Anbar, Iraqi officials said.

Double amputee Marine vet bikes across U.S.

8:19 AM, Jan 3, 2014

CHESTER, Ill. - This isn't a day for things like riding a bike, but that's not stopping Rob Jones.

Polar Bear Plunge raises thousands

1:42 PM, Jan 1, 2014

BOULDER - Call them brave or call them crazy, but while volunteers for the Polar Bear Plunge wore multiple layers to stay warm, freezing water enthusiasts stripped down and ran towards the Boulder Reservoir.

State alters 420 MM sign to thwart thieves

DENVER - Thieves have been stealing the 420 mile marker sign so often, CDOT has changed it to "419.99".

11:43 AM, Jan 11, 2014

Failed To Death: Gabriel Trujillo

Gabriel Trujillo's frail body was covered in bruises and what appeared to be cigarette burns.

6:57 PM, Nov 11, 2012

Local firefighters save man's life

DENVER - A heart attack and hypothermia - you don't want to have either. But if you have one, having the other could save your life.

8:17 AM, Aug 15, 2010

Murder-for-hire suspect Chris Wells collects money while in prison

DOUGLAS COUNTY - There is just so much pain and loss one heart can take. Tammy Rafferty's heart may have reached its limit two years ago when her husband Bob Rafferty and sister-in-law Amara Wells were murdered inside their Douglas County home.

9:46 AM, Aug 8, 2013

How non-rich people can go to college

USA TODAY - I can't count how many roundtable discussions I've heard asking whether college is still worth the cost. They are important debates; college can be expensive. But most leave out an important point: There is more than one way to go to college.

11:51 AM, Jan 12, 2014

Jamestown struggles to recover from flood

JAMESTOWN - Nearly five months after the floods devastated Jamestown, the town is still without water.

10:41 PM, Feb 6, 2014

Carpentry business gives ex-cons 'New Beginnings'

DENVER - Many people are probably not comfortable at the prospect of having ex-cons in their home, but they might mind a lot less if they were working on a project that could dramatically enhance the value of the home and do so at a bargain price.

10:48 PM, May 2, 2012

Mixed reaction to restructuring of Montbello-area schools

DENVER - A plan to drastically change struggling Montebello-area schools in northeast Denver is getting criticized by some parents and praised by others.

11:04 PM, Oct 12, 2010

Tips for turning on the sprinkler system

DENVER - It's getting close to Memorial Day when temps begin to climb. If you haven't already started up your sprinkler system, this is probably the weekend to do it. Voluntary watering restrictions are in place in many areas and that means we need to be especially careful about saving water with our sprinkler systems.

8:46 PM, May 18, 2012

Rockies game postponed due to weather

DENVER - The Colorado Rockies game scheduled for 1:10 p.m. has been postponed due to weather.

3:00 PM, Apr 3, 2011
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