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Denver radio host says he was fired for criticizing Trump

Nov. 17, 2019 11:18 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A Denver radio host says he was fired from a conservative station after criticizing President Donald Trump. The Denver Post reported that Craig Silverman says he was fired in the middle of his show on news and talk radio station 710 KNUS Saturday. Silverman says he was interrupted during a...

Townsend lifts Denver over Western Colorado 72-55

Nov. 16, 2019 5:48 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Jase Townsend had a career-high 21 points plus 10 rebounds as Denver defeated Division II Western Colorado 72-55 on Saturday. Robert Jones had 12 points for Denver (2-2). Taelyr Gatlin added six rebounds. David Nzekwesi had seven rebounds for the home team. Cole Sienknecht had 19 points for...

Broncos bringing back Patrick, putting Callahan on IR

Nov. 15, 2019 5:05 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos are putting cornerback Bryce Callahan on injured reserve and will bring second-year wide receiver Tim Patrick off IR to take his roster spot before their game Sunday at Minnesota. Coach Vic Fangio said Friday that Callahan will undergo surgery soon to replace a...

Plumlee, bench help Nuggets rally past Nets 101-93

Nov. 15, 2019 2:43 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic had plenty of postgame jokes — about the bench and especially about Paul Millsap. The Denver big man was simply in a playful mood after another come-from-behind win. Jokic had 18 points and 10 rebounds, Mason Plumlee provided a boost off the bench and the Nuggets wore down...

Former Bengals cornerback Davontae Harris thriving in Denver

Nov. 14, 2019 5:38 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The turning point for the Denver Broncos' scrambled secondary came on cutdown day last summer more than a thousand miles away in Cincinnati. Davontae Harris' cellphone buzzed and the Bengals’ 2018 fifth-round draft pick from Illinois State wasn't really surprised Cincinnati...

‘Bits and pieces’: Americans view impeachment on their terms

Nov. 13, 2019 10:17 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Cattle rancher Jeffery Gatzke in South Dakota was listening in as he worked on his tractor in his workshop. The first public hearing on impeaching President Donald Trump is a political show, he thinks, but one he wanted to tune into. Nadxely Sanchez, 18, watched on her phone,...

Broncos QBs Allen, Lock sharing snaps with starters

Nov. 13, 2019 8:06 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Brandon Allen has only been Denver's starting quarterback for one game but in some ways he's already taken a back seat to Drew Lock. The rookie was sharing first-team snaps with Allen at practice Wednesday even though Allen is preparing for his first career road start this weekend...

Woman says Denver arena guard told her to remove hijab

Nov. 13, 2019 5:58 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A Muslim civil rights group is protesting after a Colorado arena security guard told a woman to remove her hijab before she could enter to see her 8-year-old daughter sing the national anthem with her school choir at a Denver Nuggets basketball game. Gazella Bensreiti (ben-SRAY-tee) said...

Young scores season-high 42 as Hawks beat Nuggets 125-121

Nov. 13, 2019 1:15 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Falling into a 12-0 hole less than three minutes in brought back unpleasant memories for the Atlanta Hawks. Trae Young rewrote the ending with another big game. The second-year point guard scored 15 of his season-high 42 points in the fourth quarter and added 11 assists to lead Atlanta over...

No. 17 Utah State routs Denver 97-56

Nov. 12, 2019 11:53 PM EST

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Brock Miller's career night led to an easy win for Utah State. Miller scored a career-high 27 points as the No. 17 Aggies (3-0) cruised to a 97-56 victory over Denver. "These guys were able to find open looks for me, wide open. All of us were able to share the ball with each other and...