| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:33 PM
A major battle in the gun control fight and the first recall election in Colorado history will hurtle to a Sept. 10 vote after a judge rejected a legal challenge and two targeted state lawmakers said they would take their case to voters.
| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
DENVER -- It turns out John Hickenlooper is not only a Democrat but mortal after all.
The first-term Colorado governor enjoyed transcendent popularity in this purple state as he lightly wore his partisanship, pleasing businesses, riling...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:28 PM
When a pair of Colorado lawmakers were recalled last month in a referendum on gun control, opponents had this to console them: At least, they said, the twin defeats did not alter the balance of power in Denver, the state capital.
Now gun rights...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:17 PM
AURORA, Colo. -- In a somber ceremony Friday -- just hours from the one-year anniversary of the exact moment a gunman opened fire in a nearby theater -- family and friends of those lost in the massacre begged for the end of gun violence in this country....
| Sep 10, 2013
| 10:45 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — In the last few years, Democrats have done a good job turning Colorado from red to a bluish-tinge of purple.
For 20 years of presidential campaigns, 1968 to 1988, the Rocky Mountain state was a reliable Republican...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 7:10 PM
BOULDER, Colo. — Weather-weary Coloradans faced another day of nature-driven mayhem Thursday as pelting rain and flash flooding wreaked havoc statewide, washing out roads, closing businesses, isolating mountain towns and causing at least three...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Things have gotten so bad in Colorado that even the governor is rescuing people.
Gov. John Hickenlooper said his helicopter crew stopped to rescue four stranded people, a dog and a cat while he was on his way to a news conference Saturday to brief...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 12:08 PM
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — Widespread flood recovery efforts continued Sunday in Colorado as hundreds of residents remained unaccounted for and the death toll — as well as the number of missing — continued to rise.
| Sep 19, 2013
| 6:52 PM
DENVER — In an acknowledgment of the breadth of destruction that has visited his state, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper announced Thursday the appointment of a business executive to oversee the state's recovery from catastrophic flooding, which he...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 12:56 PM
DENVER -- The wild and crazy Democratic supermajority in Sacramento has proved more level-headed and a lot less crazy than some liberals hoped and conservatives feared when California voters gave them the run of the place.
The just-completed legislative...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 6:45 PM
AULT, Colo. — Jennifer Weichel stood scowling behind the counter of her antique shop, in front of a life-size cutout of John Wayne, and fairly spat the word out: "Used!"
It's how, she said, people in rural northern Colorado feel they're treated by...