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United Airlines flight loses wheel after takeoff from Los Angeles and lands safely in Denver

Jul. 08, 2024 20:34 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A United Airlines Boeing jet lost a main landing gear wheel Monday while taking off from Los Angeles and later landed safely in Denver, the airline said. There were no reported injuries on the ground or on board Flight 1001, United said in a statement. ...

To save West Coast spotted owls, US officials plan to use trained shooters to kill hundreds of thousands of barred owls

Jul. 03, 2024 08:47 AM EDT
DENVER (AP) — To save West Coast spotted owls, US officials plan to use trained shooters to kill hundreds of thousands of barred owls.

Ringleader of fire that killed 5 in Senegalese family, ripping hole in the community, gets 60 years

Jul. 02, 2024 20:47 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A Colorado man was sentenced to 60 years in prison Tuesday for killing five members of an extended Senegalese family in a house fire, a crime which the victims’ friends and relatives say has forever changed their lives and their community, both in the U.S. and in the west African...

Man gets 60 years in prison for a fire that killed a Senegalese family out of misplaced revenge for cellphone robbery

Jul. 02, 2024 13:51 PM EDT
DENVER (AP) — Man gets 60 years in prison for a fire that killed a Senegalese family out of misplaced revenge for cellphone robbery.

SWAT member who lost lower leg after being run over by fire truck at Nuggets parade stages comeback

Jun. 30, 2024 09:21 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The final fire truck rolled through the streets of Denver for the Nuggets' celebratory parade a year ago, carrying Nikola Jokic, Jamal Murray and the franchise's first NBA championship trophy. The truck suddenly stopped following a right turn around a corner. An...

Simply Good Foods: Fiscal Q3 Earnings Snapshot

Jun. 27, 2024 07:23 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — DENVER (AP) — The Simply Good Foods Co. (SMPL) on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $41.3 million. The Denver-based company said it had net income of 41 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 50 cents per share. ...

Rep. Lauren Boebert wins GOP primary after switching Colorado districts; Hurd, Crank also notch wins

Jun. 26, 2024 06:23 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert won Tuesday's Republican primary in a U.S. House race that she jumped into last year, surviving a scandal over a video of her at a Denver theater and accusations of carpetbagging after fleeing what could have been a tough reelection bid in her current...

Pick 6: Boston U's Macklin Celebrini leads the list of the top prospects entering the NHL draft

Jun. 25, 2024 13:20 PM EDT

Boston University forward Macklin Celebrini is the presumptive No. 1 pick entering the NHL draft on Friday following a season in which he became just the fourth freshman to win the Hobey Baker Award as college hockey’s MVP. The San Jose Sharks hold the first pick. The intrigue...

AP Decision Notes: What to expect in Colorado's state primaries

Jun. 21, 2024 09:13 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Colorado’s congressional delegation faces a reshuffling in Tuesday’s state primaries after a retirement, a resignation and a relocation have ensured that at least a third of the state’s population will have new representation in Washington next year. ...

A postseason like almost none other for Luka Doncic, even without a title

Jun. 17, 2024 23:54 PM EDT

Luka Doncic's first trip to the NBA Finals didn't result in his first championship. That said, the Dallas star most definitely left his mark on these playoffs. Doncic finished the postseason as the NBA's leader in points (635), rebounds (208) and assists (178). He's...