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Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 06:10 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= ALAH def. Argenta-Oreana, forfeit Aledo (Mercer County) 54, Stark County 0 Algonquin (Jacobs) 49, Hampshire 13 Amundsen 34, Chicago Sullivan 0 Annawan/Wethersfield (FB Coop)...

SUV of Ohio mom, 2 kids missing since 2002 found in river

Oct. 15, 2021 14:12 PM EDT

AURORA, Ind. (AP) — Search crews pulled from the Ohio River in Indiana an SUV that belonged to an Ohio mother missing since 2002 along with her two young children, authorities said Friday. Side sonar scan technology led divers to the 1997 Nissan Pathfinder Thursday near...

3 dead after crash involving pedestrians in suburban Denver

Oct. 13, 2021 17:29 PM EDT

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Three people are dead and two others are injured after a vehicle struck multiple pedestrians in suburban Denver. Sentinel Colorado reports a vehicle hit the pedestrians near an intersection northeast of Cherry Creek State Park in Aurora on...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 09, 2021 06:10 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= ALAH 61, Sangamon Valley/Tri-City Co-op 38 Abingdon 18, Princeville 7 Aledo (Mercer County) 64, Woodhull-AlWood (Ridgewood) 6 Amboy def. Ashton-Franklin Center, forfeit ...

Colorado woman moves on after surviving 1984 hammer attack

Oct. 03, 2021 10:15 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — On a frigid January night in 1984, Kim Rice woke to a flash of pain and sat up in bed to see a stranger’s silhouette, his arm raised to strike another blow with a hammer. She screamed, and the stranger threw the hammer at her and fled. Rice’s...

Four people shot following altercation at Aurora hotel

Oct. 02, 2021 13:58 PM EDT

AURORA (AP) — One man is dead and three people are injured following a shooting early Saturday at a suburban Denver hotel. The Denver Post reports the shooting occurred around 2 a.m. after an altercation at a party in a room at Aurora’s Hyatt House Hotel. ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 02, 2021 03:10 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Abingdon def. Havana, forfeit Alden-Hebron def. Ashton-Franklin Center, forfeit Aledo (Mercer County) 32, Princeville 6 Algonquin (Jacobs) 54, Burlington Central 14 ...

Aurora police poll disapproves of chief committed to reform

Oct. 01, 2021 18:08 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A majority of officers from a suburban Denver police department that had faced investigations and community outrage over its run-ins with people of color reported disapproving of the police chief who has committed publicly to reforming the force and its reputation. ...

Lawsuit by Colorado cop fired in photo scandal is dismissed

Sep. 27, 2021 19:54 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A lawsuit filed by a suburban Denver police officer for his firing over a photo reenacting a chokehold like the one used on Elijah McClain before the 23-year-old Black man died in 2019 has been dismissed. The lawsuit filed against Aurora's police chief and...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 06:10 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= ALAH 46, Cerro Gordo-Bement Coop 19 Abingdon 34, Annawan/Wethersfield (FB Coop) 12 Algonquin (Jacobs) 27, Huntley 17 Amundsen 37, Chicago (Urban Prep Charter/Bronzeville) 12 ...