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DoubleTree sorry for sign declaring: 'No longer serving military personnel & their guests'

A DoubleTree hotel in Colorado issued an apology after refusing service to military members attending a post-deployment celebration.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Colorado, Usa Today, DoubleTree

Presidential candidate John Hickenlooper said he watched 'Deep Throat' with his mom

John Hickenlooper, a Democrat from Colorado, explained to a CNN town hall why he took his mother to see the X-rated adult film.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Colorado, Cnn, Usa Today, John Hickenlooper, Deep Throat

John Hickenlooper explains why he went to see an X-rated movie with his mother

John Hickenlooper, the former Democratic governor of Colorado who is running for president, went into great detail on Wednesday evening explaining the time he took his mother to see an X-rated movie at a theater in the 1970s.
Tags: Colorado, Cnn, John Hickenlooper

Former Colorado governor slams Trump over white nationalism comments

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said Wednesday President Donald Trump "should be ashamed of himself" for saying he doesn't view white nationalism as a rising global threat following the mosque terror attacks in New Zealand that killed 50 people.
Tags: News, Colorado, New Zealand, Stories, Donald Trump, Trump, John Hickenlooper

Gillibrand ‘open to improving’ opioids bill after criticism

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand says she’s “open to improving” a Senate bill that would limit opioid prescriptions for acute pain. The senator from New York was addressing criticism she received last week when she tweeted that she and Republican Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado had introduced the bill “because no one […]
Tags: New York, News, Colorado, Washington, Senate, Ap, Nation, Kirsten Gillibrand, Sen Cory Gardner, Gillibrand

John Hickenlooper Fast Facts

Read CNN's John Hickenlooper Fast Facts and learn more about the former governor of Colorado and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate.
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Judge Halts Trump’s Drilling Plans Over Lack Of Climate Change Consideration

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A judge has blocked oil and gas drilling on almost 500 square miles (1,295 sq. kilometers) in Wyoming and says the government must consider the cumulative climate change impact of leasing broad swaths of U.S. public lands for oil and gas exploration. The order marks the latest in a string of court rulings over the past decade — including one last month in Montana — that have faulted the U.S. for inadequate consideration of greenhouse gas emissions when issuing leases and...
Tags: News, Climate Change, Colorado, Montana, Washington, Environment, Barack Obama, Wyoming, Drilling, Donald Trump, BLM, Bureau of Land Management, Contreras, Rudolph Contreras, U S Bureau of Land Management BLM, Kristen Lenhardt

Avalanche Forecasters Say Rocky Mountain Region Now At Higher Risk

Avalanche forecasters in Colorado say it's going to be a bad year. They're predicting the highest danger level for snow slides since they began forecasting in 1973.(Image credit: Zoe Rom/Aspen Public Radio)
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Amid 19-Year Drought, States Sign Deal to Conserve Colorado River Water

Seven states, including California and Arizona, agreed to voluntarily cut their water use. But as the climate warms, any victory may be short-lived.
Tags: Utah, News, Colorado, California, Water, Drought, Global Warming, Wyoming, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Rivers, Reservoirs, Shortages, Lake Mead, Colorado River

Hickenlooper: What I'd do for US workers

One of the defining experiences of my life came in the mid-1980s. After working for two years as a geologist in Colorado, I lost my job and my career during that long recession. Struggling to find work, some friends and I decided to start a small business in an undeveloped part of Denver in 1988. Two years later, we built a successful brew pub and eventually opened up over a dozen more around the Midwest. This is the essence of the American Dream -- in the land of opportunity, if you have a good...
Tags: News, Colorado, US, Stories, Denver, Hickenlooper

John Hickenlooper: What I'd do for America's workers

Former Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper writes that we need to bring people together to create a national strategy that minimizes the gap between the skills our people have and the skills a 21st century economy needs.
Tags: Colorado, America, Cnn, John Hickenlooper

United States: Denver Club "Stripped" Carmen Electra And Others Of Compensation, Suit Says - Reed Smith

Carmen Electra, joined by models Dessie Mitcheson and Lucy Pinder, sued a Colorado strip club over the club's allegedly unauthorized use of its photographs on its website and social media in late January of this year.
Tags: News, Colorado, United States, Reed Smith, Carmen Electra, Dessie Mitcheson, Denver Club, Lucy Pinder

Bey carries Colorado past Dayton 78-73 in NIT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Tyler Bey had 14 points and 12 rebounds to carry Colorado to a 78-73 win over Dayton in the NIT first round on Tuesday night. McKinley Wright IV had 19 points for Colorado (22-12). D’Shawn Schwartz added 19 points. Obi Toppin had 21 points for the Flyers (21-12). Jalen Crutcher added […]
Tags: News, Colorado, Sports, Boulder, Flyers, Dayton, Bey, Colo AP, NIT, McKinley Wright, Shawn Schwartz, Tyler Bey, Jalen Crutcher, Obi Toppin

Avalanche stay in playoff hunt with 3-1 win over Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Philipp Grubauer made 36 saves to lift the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-1 win over the Wild on Tuesday night in a game that had playoff implications in Minnesota and elsewhere. Tyson Barrie, Tyson Jost and Ian Cole scored for Colorado, which won its second straight game. Minnesota remained one […]
Tags: News, Minnesota, Colorado, Sports, Colorado Avalanche, Philipp Grubauer, ST PAUL Minn AP, Ian Cole, Tyson Barrie Tyson Jost

Police: Mom told details of son’s death to fellow inmate

DENVER (AP) — A Colorado woman charged in the death of her 7-year-old son told a fellow inmate that the boy died in July, months before his body was discovered encased in concrete inside a Denver storage unit, according to court records unsealed Tuesday. Authorities have released few details about the death of Caden McWilliams […]
Tags: News, Colorado, Ap, Nation, Denver, Mom, Caden McWilliams

Beto O'Rourke raises $6.1m in first 24 hours, smashing Bernie Sanders' record

Stunning sum is more than every other Democratic challenger who has disclosed their first-day totals The former Texas congressman, like Sanders and some of his other colleagues, has shunned Pac donations of any kind. Photograph: Kathy Willens/APDemocratic hopeful Beto O’Rourke raised an unprecedented $6.1m during the first 24 hours of his official run for the White House, his campaign announced on Monday.The stunning sum is more than rival Bernie Sanders and every other 2020 Democratic rival wh...
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Grubauer helps Avalanche beat Devils 3-0

DENVER (AP) — Philipp Grubauer made 22 saves for his third shutout in his last five starts, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the New Jersey Devils 3-0 on Sunday. Tyson Barrie scored twice as Colorado (31-29-12) stayed in the mix for a second straight playoff appearance. Nathan MacKinnon scored his 37th goal and also had […]
Tags: News, Colorado, Sports, Ap, Avalanche, Denver, New Jersey Devils, Devils, Colorado Avalanche, Philipp Grubauer, Nathan MacKinnon, Tyson Barrie, Grubauer

Legalizing Marijuana, With a Focus on Social Justice, Unites 2020 Democrats

Legalization of marijuana has become a pillar of progressive politics, and a litmus test for candidates’ commitment to equal treatment for all races in policing and criminal justice.
Tags: News, Colorado, Marijuana, Ohio, Biden, Booker, Democratic Party, John W, Hickenlooper, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020, Cory A, Focus on Social Justice

Legalizing Marijuana, With a Focus on Social Justice, Unites Democrats

Legalization of marijuana has become a pillar of progressive politics, and a litmus test for candidates’ commitment to equal treatment for all races in policing and criminal justice.
Tags: News, Colorado, Marijuana, Ohio, Biden, Booker, Democratic Party, John W, Hickenlooper, Joseph R Jr, Presidential Election of 2020, Cory A, Focus on Social Justice

AP Source: Indians, OF Gonzalez agree to minor deal

CLEVELAND (AP) — A person familiar with the agreement says free agent outfielder Carlos Gonzalez intends to sign a minor league contract with the Cleveland Indians. Gonzalez, who played the past 10 seasons with Colorado, will sign once he completes a physical and join the Indians at spring training, said the person who spoke Saturday […]
Tags: News, Colorado, Sports, Ap, Cleveland, Cleveland Indians, Indians, Gonzalez, Carlos Gonzalez

New Colorado law will give state's electoral college votes to national popular vote winner

Colorado could be part of voting history next general election day, joining 11 other states looking to ensure that their electoral college votes echo the will of the American majority to elect the next president.
Tags: Colorado, Cnn, New Colorado

Left or center? Democrats mull best options to beat Trump

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — As she waited to meet former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper at a recent house party in Dubuque, attorney Connie O’Connor was anxious about the liberal direction of the Democratic presidential primary. “I know a lot of people who don’t want to vote for Donald Trump but don’t necessarily want to vote […]
Tags: News, Colorado, Ap, Nation, Donald Trump, Trump, John Hickenlooper, Dubuque, Dubuque Iowa, Connie O Connor

Washington holds off Colorado 66-61 in Pac-12 semifinals

Jaylen Nowell and Nahziah Carter score 14 points each, Washington holds off late Colorado rally for a 66-61 victory in the Pac-12 tournament semifinals            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Colorado, Washington, Ap, Jaylen Nowell, Nahziah Carter

Photos: UW takes on Colorado in Pac-12 tournament

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Huskies use second-half surge to beat Colorado in Pac-12 tournament semifinals

Washington will play for the Pac-12 tournament championship after rallying past Colorado for a 66-61 victory.
Tags: News, Colorado, Washington, Sports, Huskies, Husky Basketball

Colorado governor signs law on presidential electors

DENVER (AP) — Colorado on Friday joined a compact of states that have pledged to pool their presidential electoral votes for the winner of the national popular vote. Democratic Gov. Jared Polis signed into law a bill under which Colorado joins 11 other states and the District of Columbia in what’s called the National Popular […]
Tags: News, Colorado, Ap, Nation, District Of Columbia, Denver, Jared Polis

UW vs. Colorado: Live updates, how to watch, stream Huskies’ Pac-12 tournament semifinal

After escaping eighth-seeded USC in the quarterfinals to open the Pac-12 tournament, the top-seeded Huskies face No. 5 Colorado with a trip to the championship game on the line. Follow here for live updates, analysis and more from Las Vegas.
Tags: News, Colorado, Sports, Usc, Huskies, Husky Basketball, UW

The weird case of a dog with black plague—and the >100 people put at risk (ars technica)

Enlarge / The dog is thought to have caught the plague from a dead prairie dog. (credit: Getty | Craig F. Walker) At least 116 people and 46 animals in Colorado were potentially exposed to the black plague after veterinarians struggled to diagnose a critically ill dog back in 2017. The unusual case prompted health experts to issue an equally unusual—and perhaps startling—warning. That is, that dogs in the US may contract the deadly bacterial infection at any time of the year, and the signs ma...
Tags: News, Colorado, US, Beth Mole

Bomb cyclone: Colorado state trooper dies helping with vehicle that slid off road

A Colorado state trooper has died as a bomb cyclone level winter storm continues to batter parts of the US, according to local officials. The storm, which began late Tuesday and hit Colorado on Wednesday, has caused widespread power outages, strong winds and dangerous travelling conditions. In Colorado, the storm, which formed from a rapid pressure drop of at least 24 millibars, forced Governor Jared Polis to declare a state of emergency.
Tags: News, Colorado, US, Jared Polis

Denver Post Yanks Gardner Endorsement After His National Emergency Capitulation

The editorial board for the Denver Post rescinded its 2014 endorsement of Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) Thursday after the senator sided with President Donald Trump on the national emergency declaration. “Gardner has been too busy walking a political tightrope to be a leader,” the board writes. “He has become precisely what we said in our endorsement he would not be: ‘a political time-server interested only in professional security.’” “These are extraordinary times,” it continues. “This is a bogus...
Tags: News, Congress, Colorado, Mark Udall, Donald Trump, Trump, Denver Post, Gardner, Cory Gardner, Barack Obama Trump, Robert Mueller, Trumper, Sen Cory Gardner R CO, Kate Riga, Border Wall Declaration, Denver Post Yanks

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