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Helm scores late, Avalanche beat Blues 3-2 to win series

May. 28, 2022 00:27 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Colorado coach Jared Bednar had been looking for a little extra aggressiveness from veteran center Darren Helm. Bednar got his wish on Friday night. Helm scored with 5.6 seconds left and Darcy Kuemper stopped 18 shots as the Avalanche finished off...

Rockies-Nationals postponed due to severe weather forecast

May. 27, 2022 19:36 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The game between the Colorado Rockies and Washington Nationals on Friday night was postponed due to severe storms forecast for the Washington area. The game will made up at 12:05 p.m. Saturday as part of split doubleheader. Saturday's originally scheduled game was...

22 mass shootings. 374 dead. Here's where the guns came from

May. 27, 2022 18:08 PM EDT

The suspects in the shootings at a Uvalde, Texas, elementary school and a Buffalo, New York, supermarket were both just 18, authorities say, when they bought the weapons used in the attacks — too young to legally purchase alcohol or cigarettes, but old enough to arm themselves with assault-style...

Fugitive fatally shot during chase in northern Colorado

May. 27, 2022 16:54 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — An investigation is underway after a fugitive was fatally shot during a chase in northern Colorado. Police say the pursuit started after Larimer County sheriff’s deputies tried to pull over a vehicle Thursday evening. During the chase, the fugitive fired...

Corbin ends 10-start winless streak, Nats beat Rockies 7-3

May. 26, 2022 23:16 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Corbin ended a 10-start winless streak, allowing three runs over 6 1/3 innings to lead the Washington Nationals over the Colorado Rockies 7-3 on Thursday night. Corbin (1-7) has not won since last Sept. 23 at Cincinnati in his next-to-last start of the...

Colorado lab tabs state's 1st presumptive monkeypox case

May. 26, 2022 19:08 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A man who recently traveled to Canada may have the first confirmed case of the monkeypox virus in Colorado, state health officials said Thursday. A lab run by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment identified the presumptive case and is awaiting...

Blues at home with confidence for Game 6 vs. Avalanche

May. 26, 2022 18:31 PM EDT

Cale Makar boarded a plane bound for St. Louis, leaving behind one thing he doesn't fully believe travels from game to game or city to city — momentum. The Colorado Avalanche hope the young defenseman is right after squandering a three-goal lead in an overtime loss. The St. Louis...

Teen arrested after Boulder school shooting threat, cops say

May. 26, 2022 16:29 PM EDT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A 14-year-old boy who allegedly threatened to open fire at a middle school was arrested Wednesday, police said. Police learned Tuesday morning that the student had made threats of a shooting during scheduled end of year school celebrations at Casey Middle...

Bozak caps rally with OT goal, Blues beat Avs 5-4 in Game 5

May. 26, 2022 00:43 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Tyler Bozak and the St. Louis Blues experienced just about every emotion imaginable over the course of a win-or-season-ends game in which they fell behind by three goals. Ultimately, they landed on this improbable one — elation. Bozak scored 3:38...

Suwinski, VanMeter hit 3-run HRs, Pirates beat Rockies 10-5

May. 25, 2022 17:15 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jack Suwinski doesn't step into the batter's box trying to hit home runs. The Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder is hitting them anyway. The 23-year-old flipped a full-count pitch just over the rail above the Clemente Wall at PNC Park in the sixth inning on Wednesday...