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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.

Woman injured in sex toy mishap

LEXINGTON PARK, Md. - A Southern Maryland woman was seriously injured in a mishap involving a sex toy over the weekend. The case was first reported on BayNet.com, and Saint Mary's County Public Safety sources confirmed the information to WUSA in Washington, D.C.

12:39 PM, Mar 10, 2009

Parents forced to evict adult children

DENVER - A 9Wants to Know investigation discovered that a growing number of parents are evicting their children after they move back home.

11:10 PM, May 8, 2012

Trayvon Martin's parents seek money from Fla. fund

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Trayvon Martin's mother has asked for an undisclosed amount of money from a state fund set up to help crime victims with things like funeral expenses and counseling, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.

11:19 AM, Aug 6, 2012

How to jump start your fitness resolutions

KUSA - You don't need a lot of equipment to get a good workout. Using your own bodyweight as resistance is the perfect way to train for everyday life.

12:21 PM, Jan 22, 2014

Family giving up custody of abused boy

JEFFERSON COUNTY - Their father is still in prison, their mother served her time, but six children left in the wake of what Jefferson County Human Services employees describe as the worst case of child abuse they had ever seen continue to pay for the crimes of their parents.

7:46 PM, Dec 29, 2008

Lawn tonic drought formula

Our lawns are getting enough water this spring to grow and stay green. But how will they fare when the heat hits in a few more weeks?

4:44 PM, Feb 16, 2007

To pay or not to pay: The photo radar-ticket question

DENVER - A letter in the mail with my name on it, looks so innocent. Then I open it.

8:38 PM, Oct 2, 2011

Lawsuit filed over teen's death from synthetic marijuana

COLORADO SPRINGS - A lawsuit has been filed over the death of Colorado 19-year-old Nicholas A. Colbert against a retail store for selling him synthetic marijuana - or "Spice."

12:27 PM, Sep 23, 2013

Free legal help offered for people in need

KUSA - Attorneys volunteer in several different ways to assist people in Colorado.

9:58 AM, Oct 25, 2010

These (big) boots are made for grabbing attention

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EAGLE - As Peter and Nancy Switzer walk down Broadway Street, it might look as if the couple is out shopping for a new pair of cowboy boots.

4:10 PM, Jun 25, 2007
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