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# colorado - Thursday 5 November, 2020

US state of Colorado votes to reintroduce wolves

The apex predator disappeared from the state in the 1940s.

# colorado - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Two US police officers fired after photo emerges of them re-enacting chokehold used on black man who later died

The officers imitated a chokehold used on a black man who subsequently died last August.

# colorado - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

American climber dies after reaching top of Mount Everest

About half a dozen climbers died on Everest last week, including two Irish men .

# colorado - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Teenager killed and eight seriously injured in high school shooting in the US

The attack happened close to Columbine High School where 13 people were killed in 1999.

# colorado - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Colorado man avoids death penalty for killing his pregnant wife and their two young daughters

Christopher Watts pleaded guilty to killing his wife Shanann Watts and two children Bella and Celeste last August.

# colorado - Monday 4 June, 2018

US Supreme Court sides with baker who refused to make same-sex couple's wedding cake

The court ruled that an initial judgement against Jack Phillips had shown a ‘clear and impermissible hostility’ towards his ‘sincere religious beliefs’.

Off-duty FBI agent accidentally shoots bystander after backflip in Colorado club

The shooting victim was taken to hospital from non-life-threatening injuries, local media reported.

# colorado - Sunday 31 December, 2017

# colorado - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

US Supreme Court to hear arguments in gay marriage cake dispute

A Colorado bakery owner refused to make a cake for a couple’s wedding.

# colorado - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Child kicked out of Cub Scouts after grilling US politician on gun control

The Boy Scouts have refused to comment on the reason the boy was asked to leave.

# colorado - Sunday 10 September, 2017

'A pretty big find': Colorado construction crew uncovers 66-million-year-old triceratops skeleton

The good quality of the skeleton might help answer questions that have been puzzling archaeologists.

# colorado - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Body of man who was searching for hidden treasure found in Rio Grande river

Police have asked the antiquities dealer behind the hunt to call it off, saying it’s putting lives at risk.

# colorado - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Convicted criminal released 90 years early pleads to be allowed stay free

Rene Lima-Marin started a family and got a steady job after he was released from prison.

# colorado - Thursday 15 December, 2016

A Colorado school district will allow teachers carry guns

The latest Colorado vote came on the fourth anniversary of the Sandy Hook massacre.

# colorado - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Here’s what it’s like in the first US city to allow marijuana to be smoked socially

Denver now allows bars and restaurants to give patrons the option to use marijuana alongside a cocktail or meal.

# colorado - Sunday 4 September, 2016

Former Columbine headmaster: 'They didn't come out of their mothers' wombs hating the world'

Frank DeAngelis believes there should be a greater focus on the mental health of young people.

# colorado - Saturday 3 September, 2016

The US is going to start destroying about 780,000 chemical-filled artillery shells

A US army plant is about to start destroying the nation’s largest remaining stockpile of mustard agent.

# colorado - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Thirteen skydivers parachute from burning plane after bird causes engine to go on fire

It’s reported that feathers from the birds were found embedded in the plane’s engine.

Two children and their teenage babysitter drown in Colorado swimming pool

The three female minors were aged three, five and seventeen.

# colorado - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Mum saves boy (5) from being mauled by mountain lion

The boy sustained minor injuries.

# colorado - Friday 19 February, 2016

'I was asking her why she was doing it' - Woman whose unborn baby was taken from her womb after answering internet ad

Michelle Wilkins testified she went to Lane’s home in response to a Craigslist ad offering free maternity clothes.

# colorado - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Where do Ireland's political parties stand on decriminalising cannabis?

Could Ireland go down the Portuguese route?

# colorado - Sunday 31 January, 2016

One killed, at least six injured as violence breaks out at Denver motorcycle rally

A witness said the feud was started by rival biker gangs.

# colorado - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Charity gives free joints to homeless people on Christmas Eve

The non-profit organisation said they stunt was an attempt to raise funds for services for homeless people.

# colorado - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Man accused of killing 3 in Planned Parenthood shooting says he's a 'warrior for the babies'

Robert Louis Dear is accused of killing three people and wounding nine others.

# colorado - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

This homeless man has just won €450,000 on a scratchcard

He had been staying at a homeless shelter in Aspen, Colorado.

# colorado - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Suspect named in family planning clinic shooting that left three dead

The shooting took place just a day after millions of Americans celebrated Thanksgiving.

# colorado - Friday 27 November, 2015

LISTEN: Planned Parenthood gunman surrenders after at least five police, six civilians shot

The suspected shooter was arrested just before midnight.

# colorado - Monday 23 November, 2015

This photo of a baby girl wearing her fallen mother's police hat has gone viral

Jaimie Jursevics was allegedly killed by a drunk driver.

# colorado - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Isis bookshop vandalised for fifth time, still refuses to change name

‘Some ignorant people believe that the terrorists have a gift store in the middle of Denver.’

# colorado - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Students suspended over widespread sexting at high school

The local prosecutor wants to know if anyone was coerced.

# colorado - Friday 11 September, 2015

'Batman cinema shooting': Pictures released from inside cinema and booby-trapped apartment

James Holmes killed 12 people in the 2012 shooting.

# colorado - Thursday 27 August, 2015

'Batman' cinema killer James Holmes jeered and slammed with 3,318-year sentence

“Sheriff, get the defendant out of my courtroom.”

# colorado - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

America's environmental watchdog spilled chemicals into a river and turned it orange

And caused a state of emergency.

# colorado - Monday 10 August, 2015

This dog went missing almost a decade ago... but now he's finally home again

Take a break and see Boozer reunited with his family.

# colorado - Saturday 8 August, 2015

'Batman' cinema shooter James Holmes spared death penalty

The jury spent two days deliberating after three months of evidence.

# colorado - Thursday 16 July, 2015

'Batman' cinema shooter James Holmes found guilty, despite insanity plea

After being convicted on all 165 charges, Holmes could now face the death penalty.

# colorado - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

The mental state of Batman cinema shooter James Holmes is still being debated

He has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.

# colorado - Saturday 6 June, 2015

A giant sinkhole ate this police car... Holey Cow This post contains videos

A giant sinkhole ate this police car...


# colorado - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

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