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Nation Mar 25Colorado shooting suspect makes first court appearance
The suspected gunman in the Boulder supermarket shooting that killed 10 people appeared in court Thursday for the first time, and his attorney asked for a health assessment "to address his mental illness."…
Nation Mar 22Authorities say multiple people killed in shooting at Colorado supermarket
Boulder County District Attorney Michael Dougherty said authorities know how many people were killed and suggested they are not releasing the number because they need to notify families of the victims.
Nation Feb 22Denver investigation faults overall police treatment of Elijah McClain
The report of the investigation conducted for the city of Aurora released Monday faults officers for their quick, aggressive treatment of the 23-year-old Black man.
Nation Aug 11Colorado attorney general announces broader probe of police
Also Tuesday, McClain's parents sued the Aurora Police Department and medical officials. It accuses police of a longstanding pattern of brutality and racism.
Nation Jul 03Officer who stopped Elijah McClain fired after photos emerge of him mimicking chokehold
One of the three white officers who stopped Elijah McClain has been fired over photos showing colleagues reenacting the chokehold used before the Black man died last year, according to documents from prosecutors.
Nation May 13State Department told to revisit sexual listing on passports
Under a ruling from a federal appeals court, the U.S. State Department is once again being ordered to consider whether to grant an intersex person a passport that does not specify a gender.
Nation Nov 27U.S. travelers brace for a snowy Thanksgiving
Wintry storms, including a “bomb cyclone” weather phenomenon affecting California and Oregon, are expected to cause difficulties for holiday travelers throughout much of the country.
Nation Apr 17Woman who threatened schools ahead of Columbine anniversary found dead
Jefferson County Sheriff Jeff Shrader said the 18-year-old was discovered by the FBI with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Education Feb 14Denver strike ends with teacher raises of up to 11 percent
The key sticking point of variable performance pay system for those working in tougher environments will be studied to determine if they help retain teachers in schools, the teachers' union said.
Nation Feb 12Striking Denver teachers resume negotiations with school district
The meeting, facilitated by a federal mediator, was the first time the sides met since talks broke down over the weekend.