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Rockies turn in 4th straight losing year after losing Bryant

Oct. 06, 2022 16:58 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Fifteen years ago, “Rocktober” was in full swing, with Todd Helton, Troy Tulowitzki and the rest of the Colorado Rockies marching toward their one and only World Series appearance. Since then, Colorado's made only three postseason appearances, and none over the...

18 months in prison for man who threatened Colorado official

Oct. 06, 2022 15:28 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska man was sentenced Thursday to 18 months in prison for online threats he made against Colorado’s top elections official, in one of the first cases brought by a federal task force devoted to protecting elections workers nationwide from rising threats. ...

Drop the puck: What to know about the 2022-23 NHL season

Oct. 06, 2022 12:39 PM EDT

The NHL is back to normal with the regular season stretching from October through the middle of April before the two-month thrill ride that is the chase for the Stanley Cup. Over that time, teams are scheduled to play a total of 1,312 games over 189 days, starting with Nashville and...

Colorado baker fighting ruling over gender transition cake

Oct. 05, 2022 21:09 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado baker who won a partial Supreme Court victory after refusing on religious grounds to make a gay couple's wedding cake a decade ago is challenging a separate ruling he violated the state's anti-discrimination law by refusing to make a cake celebrating a gender...

Wilson, Ryan both enduring rough transitions to new teams

Oct. 05, 2022 19:08 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Russell Wilson and Matt Ryan can sure feel each other's pain. None of the nine NFL teams that changed quarterbacks this season has a winning record heading into October. Two of them square off Thursday night when Ryan's beleaguered Indianapolis Colts...

Cup champion Avalanche still team to beat in NHL's West

Oct. 05, 2022 16:29 PM EDT

Roman Josi looks around the Western Conference — and the NHL at-large — and does not see a lot of easy games for his Nashville Predators. Still, he acknowledges, “Colorado is the team to beat.” The defending Stanley Cup champion Avalanche are favored to again...

Haaland: US expanding Native American massacre site

Oct. 05, 2022 14:15 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Interior Secretary Deb Haaland announced an expansion Wednesday of a National Park Service historical site dedicated to t he massacre by U.S. troops of more than 200 Native Americans in what is now southeastern Colorado. Haaland, the first Native American to lead a...

Broncos place Javonte Williams on IR, sign Latavius Murray

Oct. 04, 2022 19:31 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos signed veteran running back Latavius Murray off the New Orleans Saints' practice squad as they began preparing for life without dynamic running back Javonte Williams. The Broncs played Williams on season-ending IR with a torn ACL. They...

EXPLAINER: Voting systems reliable, despite conspiracies

Oct. 04, 2022 17:41 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Former President Donald Trump and his allies have whipped up a relentless campaign of attacks against voting equipment since his loss in the 2020 election. After nearly two years, no evidence has emerged that voting machines were manipulated to steal the election or that there was...

Gonsolin returns from IL for Dodgers in 2-1 loss to Rockies

Oct. 04, 2022 02:34 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — All-Star pitcher Tony Gonsolin tossed two innings in his return from the injured list, an encouraging sign for the playoff-bound Los Angeles Dodgers in their 2-1 loss to the Colorado Rockies on Monday night. Trayce Thompson homered for the NL West champions, who...