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Rapids use own goal to tie Red Bulls 1-1, up unbeaten streak at home to seven

Jul. 14, 2024 00:12 AM EDT

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Colorado got a gift score in the second half on an own goal by New York Red Bulls defender Sean Nealis and the Rapids escaped with a 1-1 draw on Saturday night to run their unbeaten streak at home to seven. The Rapids (11-8-5), who have won six of their...

The Democratic Party crisis after Biden's debate spirals with no clear ending

Jul. 12, 2024 18:53 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — For more than two weeks now, the Democratic Party has been mired in crisis. And yet there is no sign that the threat to Joe Biden’s reelection is nearing a conclusion, as the president digs in and a growing chorus of Democratic officials, donors and strategists calls for him to...

Small wildfire leads to precautionary evacuation of climate change research facility in Colorado

Jul. 12, 2024 17:47 PM EDT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A small wildfire started Friday on a trail near a Colorado facility where scientists research climate change, including worsening wildfires, leading officials to evacuate the building. The fire started late Friday morning in the foothills of the Rocky...

A stegosaurus nicknamed Apex will be auctioned in New York. Its remains show signs of arthritis

Jul. 11, 2024 19:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The nearly complete fossilized remains of a 161-million-year-old stegosaurus discovered in Colorado in 2022 will be auctioned by Sotheby's in New York next week, auction house officials said. The dinosaur that Sotheby's calls Apex stands 11 feet (3.3 meters) tall...

Prime Time in Big 12: Colorado coach Deion Sanders says he is 'judged on a different scale'

Jul. 11, 2024 10:57 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Colorado coach Deion Sanders said Wednesday at his first Big 12 media days appearance that he has to operate under an entirely different umbrella when it comes to expectations. The Pro Football Hall of Fame player is going into his second season coaching in a...

Kansas QB Jalon Daniels ready to play after missing most of '23 with back injury

Jul. 10, 2024 20:14 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kansas quarterback Jalon Daniels said he would be ready to play a game now. Coach Lance Leipold and the Jayhawks just need him to be ready for the season. Daniels missed most of last season because of a back injury, playing in only three games before the end of...

The plague rarely affects humans, though the US sees about 7 cases a year. Here's why

Jul. 10, 2024 18:25 PM EDT

Colorado health officials have confirmed a human case of the plague, the rare bacterial infection infamously known for killing tens of millions in 14th century Europe. Today, it's easily treated with antibiotics. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates there are...

Which states could have abortion on the ballot in 2024?

Jul. 10, 2024 16:24 PM EDT

A ballot measure to scale back the abortion ban in Arkansas won’t go before voters after the secretary of state on Wednesday found that organizers failed to submit required paperwork about the paid canvassers it used to help gather signatures that were submitted earlier this month. ...

Pure Cycle: Fiscal Q3 Earnings Snapshot

Jul. 10, 2024 16:11 PM EDT

WATKINS, Colo. (AP) — WATKINS, Colo. (AP) — Pure Cycle Corp. (PCYO) on Wednesday reported net income of $2.8 million in its fiscal third quarter. On a per-share basis, the Watkins, Colorado-based company said it had profit of 12 cents. The water and wastewater...

Commissioner Brett Yormark says Big 12 has solidified itself as one of nation's top 3 conferences

Jul. 09, 2024 17:19 PM EDT

Brett Yormark believes the Big 12 has clearly solidified itself as one of the nation's top three conferences in a period of drastic change in college athletics, and the commissioner said the expanding league is more relevant than it has ever been in its nearly three-decades history. ...