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Police: Man, 2 children dead in apparent murder, suicide
Police: Man, 2 children dead in apparent murder, suicide

Two children and one man died in Fort Collins in what police believe involved murder and suicide.

Colorado expert hired as New Mexico education adviser

Colorado expert hired as New Mexico education adviser

New Mexico's governor has hired an expert from Colorado to serve as her education policy adviser.

Denver gets go-ahead from EPA after progress on lead pipes

Denver gets go-ahead from EPA after progress on lead pipes

The Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday approved a nearly $700 million plan to remove all lead water pipes in the Denver region, saying the local water utility’s approach for reducing lead levels is succeedings and making swift progress.

Worker reaches plea deal in election machine tampering case

Worker reaches plea deal in election machine tampering case

A former elections manager who allegedly helped a Colorado clerk accused of tampering with voting equipment plans to plead guilty under an agreement with prosecutors.

Colorado governor visits gay club shooting memorial

Colorado governor visits gay club shooting memorial

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis has visited the memorial outside a gay club where five people were killed in a shooting attack last week.

Grand jury: Deputies escalated standoff with man in crisis

Grand jury: Deputies escalated standoff with man in crisis

Grand jury indictments allege two Colorado sheriff’s deputies needlessly escalated a fatal standoff last June with a 22-year-old man experiencing a “mental health crisis.”.

US rule would limit methane leaks from public lands drilling

US rule would limit methane leaks from public lands drilling

The Interior Department has proposed rules to limit methane leaks from oil and gas drilling on public lands.

Colorado shooting victim 'wanted to save the family I found'

Colorado shooting victim 'wanted to save the family I found'

A member of the U.S. Navy who was injured while helping subdue a man who shot and killed five people at a gay nightclub in Colorado said he simply wanted to save the family that he had found.

Emboldened Biden, Democrats keep pushing assault weapons ban

Emboldened Biden, Democrats keep pushing assault weapons ban

When President Joe Biden speaks about the “scourge” of gun violence, his go-to answer is to zero in on assault weapons.

Colorado Springs reckons with past after gay club shooting

Colorado Springs reckons with past after gay club shooting

A mass shooting at a popular gay club in Colorado Springs has resurfaced questions about the city's past and future among its residents.

Gay club owner: Shooting comes amid a new 'type of hate'

Gay club owner: Shooting comes amid a new 'type of hate'

The co-owner of Colorado Springs’ Club Q said that anti-LGBTQ hate has evolved from prejudice to incitement.

Grand jury indicts deputies in shooting death of young man

Grand jury indicts deputies in shooting death of young man

A grand jury indicted two Colorado sheriffs deputies in the death of 22-year-old Christian Glass, according to online court records.

Witness: shooter at gay club showed 'no hesitation'

Witness: shooter at gay club showed 'no hesitation'

A witness to a shooting at a Colorado Springs gay nightclub says the suspect showed “no hesitation” when entering Club Q and opening fire.

Defense: Colorado gay club shooting suspect is nonbinary

Defense: Colorado gay club shooting suspect is nonbinary

The alleged gunman facing possible hate crime charges in the fatal shooting of five people at a Colorado Springs gay nightclub is nonbinary, the suspect’s defense team says in court filings In several standard motions filed on behalf of Anderson Lee Aldrich on Tuesday, public defenders refer to the suspect as “Mx.

Public utility to pipe water to residents of 'Gasland' town

Public utility to pipe water to residents of 'Gasland' town

A new water line will deliver something that residents of a rural Pennsylvania community have gone without for the last 14 years — a clean, reliable supply of drinking water.

Colorado club shooting survivor: 'I want to be resilient'

Colorado club shooting survivor: 'I want to be resilient'

A man who survived a weekend shooting at a gay nightclub in Colorado Springs says he wants to be resilient and won't be "taken out by some sick person.”.

In California, 10% of Legislature now identifies as LGBTQ

In California, 10% of Legislature now identifies as LGBTQ

Once all of them assume office, California will be the first state where it's believed more than 10% of legislators identify publicly as LGBTQ.

Rage and sadness as Colorado club shooting victims honored

Rage and sadness as Colorado club shooting victims honored

Hundreds of people, many holding candles and wiping away tears, have gathered in a Colorado Springs park to honor those killed and wounded when a gunman opened fire on a nightlife venue that for decades was a sanctuary for the local LGBTQ community.

Veteran among those thanked for stopping gunman at gay club

Veteran among those thanked for stopping gunman at gay club

Colorado Springs police is crediting two men for subduing a gunman at a gay club on Saturday night and saving lives in the process.

Mothers, friends, performers among dead at Colorado gay club

Mothers, friends, performers among dead at Colorado gay club

The five people who were killed at a gay club in Colorado are being remembered as loving parents, enthusiastic performers and longtime patrons who cherished Club Q as a safe haven for members of the LGBTQ community.

Oregon's governor pardons thousands for pot convictions

Oregon's governor pardons thousands for pot convictions

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has announced she is pardoning an estimated 45,000 people convicted of simple possession of marijuana, a month after President Joe Biden did the same under federal law.

Some say gay club shooting was 'desecration' of safe space

Some say gay club shooting was 'desecration' of safe space

In the mostly conservative city of Colorado Springs, Club Q has long been a go-to spot for members of the LGBTQ community — a safe space where many felt they could just be themselves.

Bison spread as Native American tribes reclaim stewardship

Bison spread as Native American tribes reclaim stewardship

From South Dakota and Oklahoma to Alaska and Alberta, Indigenous groups in the U.S. and Canada are leading efforts to restore bison across North America more than a century after European settlers drove the species near extinction.

Suspect in Colorado gay bar shooting facing 5 charges of murder and 5 hate crime counts, court records show

Suspect in Colorado gay bar shooting facing 5 charges of murder and 5 hate crime counts, court records show

Suspect in Colorado gay bar shooting facing 5 charges of murder and 5 hate crime counts, court records show.

Bison spread as Native American tribes reclaim stewardship

Bison spread as Native American tribes reclaim stewardship

Indigenous groups in the U.S. and Canada are leading efforts to restore bison across North America more than a century after European settlers drove the species to near extinction.

‘Master of Silly Business’ among 5 dead in Colorado shooting

‘Master of Silly Business’ among 5 dead in Colorado shooting

Daniel Aston would let loose on a typical night at the Club Q in Colorado Springs as a bartender and entertainer, sliding across the stage on all fours.

Patrons in gay club shooting hit gunman with his own weapon

Patrons in gay club shooting hit gunman with his own weapon

As bullets tore through a gay nightclub in Colorado Springs, killing five people and wounding many more, one patron who’d been partying moments before rushed into action, grabbing a handgun from the suspect, hitting him with it and pinning him down until police arrived just minutes later.

Gay club shooting suspect evaded Colorado's red flag gun law

Gay club shooting suspect evaded Colorado's red flag gun law

The suspect in the Colorado Springs gay nightclub shooting allegedly threatened his mother with a homemade bomb last year.

Police: Suspect, 22, used 'long rifle' and immediately began shooting when he entered gay nightclub in Colorado Springs

Police: Suspect, 22, used 'long rifle' and immediately began shooting when he entered gay nightclub in Colorado Springs

Police: Suspect, 22, used 'long rifle' and immediately began shooting when he entered gay nightclub in Colorado Springs.

Police: 5 dead, 18 injured in Colorado nightclub shooting

Police: 5 dead, 18 injured in Colorado nightclub shooting

Police in Colorado say five people are dead and 18 have been wounded in a shooting at a nightclub.

Report: 5 dead, 18 injured in Colorado nightclub shooting

Report: 5 dead, 18 injured in Colorado nightclub shooting

Report: 5 dead, 18 injured in Colorado nightclub shooting.