SANTA CLARA, Calif. — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is refusing to stand for the national anthem before games because he believes the United States oppresses African Americans and other minorities.
JULESBURG — You could just about fit the entire population of Sedgwick County, a rural corner of northeast Colorado, into the outfield Rockpile section at Coors Field.
“The last 36 hours have been pretty intense.”
Welcome to the understatement of the month.
Joe Grant woke up in Frisco Thursday morning, got on his bike, pedaled up Argentine Pass, climbed the adjacent fourteeners Grays Peak and Torreys Peak and returned to Georgetown that afternoon.
Midwest health officials worried this would happen.
It’s why they brought together a tri-state coalition – Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky – to talk about the dangers, and it’s why they issued a stern, desperate warning last month to first responders and addiction counselors who patrol the front lines of the opioid war every day.
Broncos quarterback Mark Sanchez has a secret talent, apparently.
Thousands of pounds of Colorado peaches are finding their way into Front Range kitchens from the Western Slope, rolling in by the bag and the box from farmers’ markets, grocery stores and charity sales.
ISTANBUL — A child suicide bomber killed at least 51 people and wounded nearly 70 others at a Kurdish wedding party near Turkey’s border with Syria, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday, decrying the attack as an attempt by Islamic State extremists to destabilize the nation by exploiting ethnic and religious tensions.
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Tourist John Gleason crept through the grass, four small children close behind, inching toward a bull elk with antlers like small trees at the edge of a meadow in Yellowstone National Park.
It wasn’t California surfin’, dude, but no one seemed to care.
Colorado lawmakers who helped double the number of national parks in the state over the past two decades agree the state’s national parks are treasures in both economic and symbolic ways.
BOULDER — Xiuhtezcatl Martinez shuffled into Logan’s Cafe one morning looking like a typical teenager. He wore a black T-shirt and blue sneakers with the laces untied. His nearly waist-length brown hair, which has never been cut for cultural reasons, was slightly tangled at the ends, causing his mom to run to her car for a pink hairbrush.
It is Week Three of our month-long discovery trip through western Colorado. My wife, three daughters, and I are water-soaked, wizened road warriors, more than halfway through our quest to visit every major hot springs in Colorado.
LOWER ARKANSAS VALLEY — On a hot June night in La Junta, a group of Otero County sheriff’s deputies and local police officers stormed the one-bedroom apartment of a suspected drug dealer on the west end of town, hoping to find a bounty of heroin.
One of two potential citywide initiatives aimed at allowing the social use of marijuana has failed to make the ballot after falling short in verified petition signatures, the Denver Elections Division said Monday.
The last time the Broncos returned a kickoff for a touchdown feels like ancient history. Trindon Holliday, a 5-foot-5 mighty mite, ran 105 yards through a crowd of head-hunting Philadelphia Eagles defenders from deep in his end zone to the other coast in 2013.
CARBON COUNTY, Wyo.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Filipino fisherman in western Palawan island has found possibly the world’s biggest pearl, but he didn’t know it.
For 10 years, the 34-kilogram (75-pound) pearl was hidden in a bag under a bed.
We live in a time of Peak TV or, to put it less generously, Too Much TV. The tsunami of original programming is approaching 500 scripted series this year, coming from all manner of broadcast and cable networks and streaming services.
The $21.5 million Robert Redford/Jane Fonda movie “Our Souls at Night” will hold an open casting call for extras in Colorado Springs on Saturday, Aug. 27.
Donald Trump is attending a fundraiser in Colorado on Thursday but will not make a speech on immigration, his campaign now says, despite national media reports announcing the event.