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Man killed in Pitkin County, Colorado, snowmobile crash

Jan. 26, 2020 3:40 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A snowmobiler has died in a crash in Colorado. The crash happened around 7:20 p.m. Saturday in Pitkin County. Rescuers arrived on snowmobile within 30 minutes but found the man dead. Another person was traveling with the snowmobiler, the Denver Post reports. How the crash occurred wasn't...

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., arrives for a town hall meeting Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, in Davenport, Iowa. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Who can topple Trump? Dems' electability fight rages in Iowa

Jan. 26, 2020 2:42 PM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The urgent fight for the Democratic presidential nomination was raging across Iowa on Sunday as the party's leading candidates and their allies fanned out across the state to deliver closing arguments centered on the defining question of the 2020 primary: Who is best positioned to...

Houston Rockets' James Harden (13) passes the ball as Denver Nuggets' Malik Beasley (25) defends during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020, in Houston. The Rockets won 121-105. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

James Harden sits against Nuggets with bruised left thigh

Jan. 26, 2020 2:36 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Houston Rockets star James Harden will miss the game Sunday against the Denver Nuggets with a bruised left thigh. This marks the second game Harden has missed this season. He also sat out a loss in New Orleans on Dec. 29. The NBA scoring leader left Friday's game in Minnesota during the third...

Wild horse named Picasso attracts ardent photographers, fans

Jan. 26, 2020 1:38 PM EST

SAND WASH BASIN, Colo. (AP) — They all have a story about Picasso, now the most famous wild horse in America, as if the old pinto was putting on a show just for them. It might be the first time they saw the tri-color mustang galloping across the scrubby terrain of Colorado's Sand Wash Basin, heading full...

Colorado guard McKinley Wright IV directs teammates while bringing the ball up the court against Washington in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, in Boulder, Colo.  (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Bey scores 16, No. 23 Colorado beats Washington 76-62

Jan. 26, 2020 12:43 AM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Tyler Bey made his presence felt in returning from a hand injury that ended his lengthy streak of consecutive starts. Bey scored 16 points, McKinley Wright IV had 15, and No. 23 Colorado beat Washington 76-62 Saturday night, snapping a five-game losing streak to the Huskies. "It was...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., Democratic presidential candidate, speaks during a town hall meeting Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, in Muscatine, Iowa. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Volatility defines Democratic race as candidates flood Iowa

Jan. 25, 2020 10:39 PM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates roared back into Iowa on Saturday touting fresh endorsements, critiquing their rivals and predicting victories in the caucuses that will soon launch the process of deciding who will challenge President Donald Trump. Sen. Elizabeth Warren said she...

Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story responds to a question during a news conference as part of the team's fan festival in Coors Field Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, in Denver. The Rockies are preparing for the opening of spring training. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Rox sidestep rift between Arenado, front office at fan fest

Jan. 25, 2020 8:58 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — There was left-hander Kyle Freeland discussing his new, pause-free delivery. And there was shortstop Trevor Story hinting at agreeing to a $27.5 million, two-year deal that he really wasn't at liberty to discuss since it's not official yet. But there was no Nolan Arenado. And there was no...

Northern Colorado sends Idaho to 4th straight loss, 74-53

Jan. 25, 2020 7:34 PM EST

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Jonah Radebaugh recorded 12 points and 13 assists to carry Northern Colorado to a 74-53 win over Idaho on Saturday. Trent Harris had 17 points and seven rebounds for Northern Colorado (12-6, 5-2 Big Sky Conference). Bodie Hume added 11 points. Matt Johnson had 10 points. Idaho totaled...

Fertility doc responds after being sued for using own sperm

Jan. 25, 2020 4:04 PM EST

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado fertility doctor who is being sued for allegedly using his own sperm to impregnate several women says the women don't have a legal complaint because they requested artificial insemination from an anonymous donor and that's what they received. Dr. Paul Jones filed his...

Colorado man gets 9 years for plot to kill district attorney

Jan. 25, 2020 2:20 PM EST

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado resident and suspected prison gang member accused of plotting to kill a district attorney has pleaded guilty to a reduced charge and was sentenced to nine years in prison. Billie Allen, 32, pleaded guilty Friday to a felony count of attempt to influence a public servant,...