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Ex-USOC spokesman Mike Moran dead at 78 after short illness

Jul. 7, 2020 11:20 PM EDT

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (AP) — Former US Olympic Committee spokesman Mike Moran died Tuesday after a short illness at age 78, according to the University of Colorado. Moran served as the Buffaloes’ sports information director for 11 years before his stint as chief communications officer and...

Ex-FBI agent accused of storing top-secret documents at home

Jun. 23, 2020 7:15 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — A former FBI special agent has been charged with stealing sensitive government documents and keeping them in his home, according to U.S. District Court documents unsealed Tuesday in Chicago. Yen Cham Yung, who was arrested this week in Colorado, worked in the FBI field office in Chicago for...

Couple accused of killing son by forcing him to drink water

Jun. 17, 2020 8:47 PM EDT

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado couple accused of killing their 11-year-old son by forcing him to drink large amounts of water are facing several charges, including child abuse and first-degree murder. The Colorado Springs Gazette reports 41-year-old Ryan Sabin and 42-year-old Tara Sabin turned...

FILE - In this March 11, 2020, file photo, Letecia Stauch makes her first appearance in El Paso County District Court in Colorado Springs, Colo. Stauch, charged with first-degree murder in the death of her 11-year-old stepson, is now accused of plotting to break out of jail. Stauch solicited help from a fellow inmate to escape from the El Paso County Jail, according to a probable cause affidavit dated Monday, June 1, 2020. (KRDO-TV/The Gazette via AP, Pool, File)

Woman charged in stepson's death accused of plotting escape

Jun. 4, 2020 7:37 PM EDT

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado woman charged with first-degree murder in the death of her 11-year-old stepson is now accused of plotting to break out of jail. Letecia Stauch, 36, solicited help from a fellow inmate to escape from the El Paso County Jail, according to a probable cause affidavit...