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Bucks beat Nuggets 120-109, extend win streak to 6 games

Nov. 27, 2021 00:55 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 24 points and 13 rebounds, Pat Connaughton added 20 points off the bench and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the depleted Denver Nuggets 120-109 on Friday night for their sixth straight win. Antetokounmpo hit 10 of 13 shots in just 30...

Staley eager to see his mentor and his star pupil in Denver

Nov. 26, 2021 16:33 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Brandon Staley gets to face his mentor and maybe even his star pupil Sunday. Staley's Los Angeles Chargers (6-4) visit Vic Fangio's Denver Broncos (5-5), who hope to get pass rusher Bradley Chubb back from a surgically repaired ankle that has sidelined him...

Families struggle with how to hold 2nd pandemic Thanksgiving

Nov. 25, 2021 16:32 PM EST

(AP) — Back in the spring, Pauline Criel and her cousins talked about reuniting for Thanksgiving at her home near Detroit after many painful months of seclusion because of the COVID-19 pandemic. But the virus had a different plan. Michigan is now the nation's hot spot....

Teen dead after exchanging gunfire with ex-police officer

Nov. 25, 2021 16:18 PM EST

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A 17-year-old boy was fatally shot while exchanging gunfire with a former police officer in suburban Denver Wednesday night, police said. Investigators believe the shooting happened after the 36-year-old former officer got into an argument with a...

2nd teen arrested in drive-by shooting near Aurora school

Nov. 25, 2021 12:17 PM EST

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A second 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting that wounded six students near a school in suburban Denver, police said Wednesday. The boy was arrested Tuesday night after a traffic stop, police said. ...

Nuggets say guard PJ Dozier out for season with torn ACL

Nov. 24, 2021 19:21 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — The short-handed Denver Nuggets confirmed Wednesday that guard PJ Dozier's season is over after he tore his left anterior cruciate ligament in a 119-100 loss at Portland on Tuesday night. Dozier got hurt when he landed awkwardly after cutting across the...

Walker scores 27 to carry Air Force past Denver 66-65

Nov. 24, 2021 18:41 PM EST

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A.J. Walker had 27 points as Air Force held off Denver 66-65 on Wednesday. Jake Heidbreder made a pair of foul shots with 30 seconds to put the Falcons up by the final margin. Denver called an immediate timeout to set a play but Taelyr...

Bridgewater: Broncos can eliminate red-zone, third-down woes

Nov. 24, 2021 18:41 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Teddy Bridgewater insists the Denver Broncos can correct all the mistakes, miscalculations and misfires that have plagued them in the red zone this season. The Broncos (5-5) have scored touchdowns on just half of their 34 trips inside their...

Police say man suspected in Denver slaying arrested in LA

Nov. 24, 2021 14:26 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A man suspected of killing a Denver resident a day after being released from jail was arrested Tuesday in Los Angeles, police said. Brian Murray, 40, was being held for investigation of first-degree murder in the death of William “Stu” Hoebel, 77, on...

Federal judge tells lawyers to pay in US election fraud case

Nov. 24, 2021 13:27 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A federal judge has ordered two lawyers who filed a class action lawsuit alleging the 2020 presidential election was stolen from Donald Trump to pay more than $180,000 in attorney’s fees for defendants Dominion Voting Systems, Facebook and others, saying the lawsuit was...