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Avs beat New York 7-3; Trouba delivers another hard check

Dec. 09, 2021 00:08 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Logan O’Connor scored twice in a 22-second span in a five-goal second period, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Rangers 7-3 on Wednesday night, ending New York's seven-game winning streak. Mikko Rantanen also scored twice for Colorado. Nathan MacKinnon, Nazem...

Colorado rallies late to down Eastern Washington 60-57

Dec. 08, 2021 22:37 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Jabari Walker scored 17 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and Colorado narrowly avoided Eastern Washington's upset bid with a 60-57 win over the Eagles on Wednesday night. The Big Sky Conference Eagles sought their second win against a Pac-12 Conference squad as...

Progressive Democrats pressure Pelosi to discipline Boebert

Dec. 08, 2021 18:12 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of progressive Democrats on Wednesday ratcheted up pressure on Speaker Nancy Pelosi to punish firebrand conservative Rep. Lauren Boebert of Colorado, whose recent comments likening a Muslim member of Congress to a bomb-carrying terrorist they decried as a “bigoted”...

Rocky Mountain National Park ranger, driver hurt in shootout

Dec. 08, 2021 16:31 PM EST

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (AP) — A shootout during a traffic stop at Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park wounded a ranger and one of two suspects who were involved in an earlier pursuit with law enforcement. Park spokeswoman Kyle Patterson says the shooting happened...

Fourth teen charged in suburban Denver high school shooting

Dec. 08, 2021 14:53 PM EST

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A fourth teenager has been charged with attempted murder in a shooting that wounded three students in the parking lot of a suburban Denver high school. The 18th Judicial District Attorney’s office said Tuesday that the 17-year-old boy faces four counts of...

Colorado’s top elections official seeks security protection

Dec. 08, 2021 13:04 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s Democratic secretary of state is asking lawmakers for $200,000 annually for guards and other security-related measures after receiving escalating threats over her advocacy of elections security. Jena Griswold has consistently debunked claims, both...

Davenport hotels in Spokane sold to Colorado group

Dec. 08, 2021 13:03 PM EST

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A chain of upscale hotels in Spokane, Washington has been sold to Colorado-based KSL Capital Partners. Terms of the sale of the Historic Davenport Hotel, built in 1914, and four other hotels in downtown Spokane were not released. Sellers Walt...

Kountz carries N. Colorado over South Dakota 74-69

Dec. 07, 2021 23:31 PM EST

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Daylen Kountz had a season-high 24 points as Northern Colorado narrowly defeated South Dakota 74-69 on Tuesday night. Matt Johnson II added 21 points for Northern Colorado (6-5), which earned its fourth consecutive home victory. Bodie Hume had 10 points. Kur...

Undefeated No. 25 Colorado women rout Southern Utah 81-47

Dec. 07, 2021 22:40 PM EST

CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Quay Miller scored a season-high 18 points and grabbed six rebounds to lead undefeated No. 25 Colorado to an 81-47 victory over Southern Utah on Tuesday night for its ninth straight win. Colorado (9-0) has double-digit wins in eight games and is off to its...

Airbnb's nonprofit makes resettling refugees a core mission

Dec. 07, 2021 21:49 PM EST

Mousa and Rasha Alkhafaji were already anxious when they emigrated from Iraq to the United States in 2017. Even though Mousa Alkhafaji had finally received a Special Immigrant Visa for his work with the U.S. Armed Forces in Iraq, his family’s original flight had been canceled when...