Latest Colorado News

The Latest: Patriots' 21-game home winning streak snapped

Dec. 8, 2019 8:12 PM EST

The Latest on Week 14 in the NFL (all times EST): 8:02 p.m. The Kansas City Chiefs have snapped the New England Patriots' 21-game home winning streak with a 23-16 win at Gillette Stadium. The Chiefs are the first team to beat Tom Brady and Bill Belichick in New England since the Carolina Panthers beat them 33-30...

Ford cruises in giant slalom for 1st career World Cup win

Dec. 8, 2019 5:46 PM EST

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (AP) — Tommy Ford didn't even set an alarm Sunday morning. He never does. He's so easygoing that oversleeping for a race doesn't even enter his mind. That's the way he feels about pressure, too. He doesn't let it get to him. Finding himself in new territory — leading after the...

Colorado National Monument raising its entry fee to $25

Dec. 8, 2019 1:36 PM EST

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Entry fees at Colorado National Monument are scheduled to increase by $5 effective Jan. 1. Entrance fees at the monument will increase to $25 for private vehicles, $20 for motorcycles, $15 for seven-day passes for bicyclists and pedestrians, and $45 for the annual pass. The...

CU scientists seeing results of space mission

Dec. 8, 2019 12:42 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Scientists at the University of Colorado Boulder are already reaping the fruits of their participation in an ongoing space mission that is traveling faster and sailing closer to the sun than any spacecraft has traveled before. Known as the Parker Solar Probe, the spacecraft has...

No. 2 Kansas hands No. 20 Colorado first loss 72-58

Dec. 7, 2019 11:38 PM EST

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Colorado coach Todd Boyle was brutally honest after the Buffaloes’ season-opening, seven-game winning streak came to an end. Ochai Agbaji scored 20 points and Devon Dotson added 18 points to lead No. 2 Kansas to a 72-58 victory over No. 20 Colorado on Saturday night. “KU...

Jessup leads Boise State over Colorado State 75-64

Dec. 7, 2019 11:01 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Justinian Jessup set career highs with 27 points and seven 3-pointers, including his 254th career 3-pointer, and Boise State beat Colorado State 75-64 on Saturday night for its first Mountain West Conference win. Derrick Alston scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Alex Hobbs had...

Avalanche send Bruins to 1st home regulation loss, 4-1

Dec. 7, 2019 10:36 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — No matter how well the Boston Bruins are playing at home, it doesn’t seem to matter when the Colorado Avalanche come to town. Ian Cole scored his first goal of season in his 500th career NHL game, backup goalie Pavel Francouz stopped all 16 shots he faced in relief and the Avalanche...

Asbestos, looting plague Colorado Springs apartments

Dec. 7, 2019 3:54 PM EST

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Colorado health officials say they’re looking into asbestos contamination at an apartment development and warn the property owner could face fines for violations. Over 100 residents of the apartment buildings in southeast Colorado Springs have been told to leave in...

Hepatitis A on rise in Colorado with nearly 300 known cases

Dec. 7, 2019 3:13 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Almost 300 people have contracted hepatitis A in Colorado since an increase in the contagious liver disease began in 2018. At least two of those people have died, according to the state health department. The rise in hepatitis A is part of a nationwide increase that has sickened at least...

Firefighter dies in building fall in Colorado ski community

Dec. 7, 2019 2:33 PM EST

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. (AP) — A firefighter has died after falling from a condominium building in a Colorado ski community. Ken Jones, 46, had climbed to the roof of the five-story building in search of access to a fire early Saturday in Copper Mountain, according to a Summit Fire & EMS news release....