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CSP identifies two people killed in head-on crash in Douglas County

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The identities of two people killed in a head-on crash on Highway 83 in Douglas County have been released.  The crash happened Sunday afternoon where a white Ford F-150 and a black Toyota SUV hit one another, according to Colorado State Patrol. 

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Police arrest woman suspected of impersonating officers on a motorcycle

Jessica Ramsey is facing several charges related to having a motorcycle with red and blue lights like a police unit. Jessica Ramsey is facing several charges related to having a motorcycle with red and blue lights like a police unit.
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Colorado Springs Police arrested a woman they say attached red and blue flashing lights to her motorcycle and repeatedly sped away from officers. Police arrested 29-year-old Jessica Ramsey after multiple police officers said she drove her motorcycle close to marked patrol vehicles, turned on the lights and sped away on the night of May 3. Officers said she was driving recklessly, almost causing several accidents. They also said she was interfered with officers responding... More>>

Pueblo County Sheriff's Patrol Deputies now equipped with body cameras

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Pueblo County Sheriff's Patrol Deputies and Investigators are now equipped with body cameras. 

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Suspect shot, officers injured in Cripple Creek

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Just after 8 p.m. Sunday night, Teller County deputies and Cripple Creek Police officers responded to a suspicious person call in the 1200 block of Highway 67 in Teller County. 

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Monday Evening Weather: Staying Warm This Week

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Tonight's Forecast: A few stray showers/storms this evening before dry skies take over after midnight. 

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'Click or Ticket' campaign launches in Colorado

Trooper Mike Glanton cites drivers not wearing seat belts Trooper Mike Glanton cites drivers not wearing seat belts
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An annual statewide campaign to crack down on seatbelt use will start Monday. The Colorado Department of Transportation, Colorado State Patrol and law enforcement partners across the state are launching the 'Click or Ticket' campaign to kick off spring and summer driving seasons. 

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Fremont County Sheriff's Office identifies inmate who died in jail

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The Fremont County Sheriff's Office released the name of a woman who died while in custody at the Fremont County jail over the weekend. Deputies said 32-year-old Sarah Pinz was the woman who died at the Fremont County Detention Center. The sheriff's office said no foul play is suspected in her death. Deputies are still investigating the circumstances leading up to the woman's death.

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Gov. Hickenlooper signs bill to provide tax exemption for retired veterans

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Gov. Hickenlooper signed a handful of bills Monday, one of which is designed to keep more veterans living in Colorado after they serve. The new law now allows retired veterans younger than 55 years old to deduct up to $10,000 from the state's income tax if their military retirement benefits are less than $40,000 a year. Fountain Republican Rep.Lois Landgraf sponsored the bill, News 5 talked to her about it in March. "I'm sure Colorado is losing money...

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Colorado wildlife managers battle prevalent brain disease

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Colorado wildlife managers are fighting a deadly disease that attacks the brain of deer, elk and moose, and has infected up to 16 percent of male animals tested in parts of Colorado.  

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Forest Service reminds visitors of target shooting risks, rules

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With temperatures climbing and more visitors heading to the Pike and San Isabel National Forest, U.S. Forest Service officials are reminding them of the fire dangers associated with recreation in the forest, including target shooting.

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Hail damaged plants: Recovery or replant?

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Hail hit several times over the weekend in Southern Colorado. It is tough on cars and roofs and it can shred the plants and trees in your yard. You call a repairman for the cars and roofs, but are plants a lost cause? The weekend hail included hitting at the fundraising plant sale for the Horticultural Art Society in Colorado Springs. It was plant experts with decades of experience in the midst of plant damaging hail. 

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Man found guilty in Colorado Springs gang rape case

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A jury found one of six suspects guilty on two counts of sexual assault on a child in connection to a rape of a 13-year-old girl in 2016. Jacolby Williams was found guilty Monday, sentencing is set for this August. Williams was one of six suspects accused of assaulting the girl. The girl told police that two of them forced her into a bedroom where she was repeatedly assaulted. The suspects were identified as Clarence Williams, Tommy Williams, Jacolby Williams, Tyron Williams... More>>

Mount Evans Highway set to open in time for Memorial Day weekend

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CDOT announced that crews have finished snow plowing operations on Mount Evans Highway, and they're now focusing on repaving parking lots along the route. The highway is expected to open Friday, in time for Memorial Day weekend. More than 150,000 people visit the highway, which stretches all the way to the summit of the 14,265 foot mountain. CDOT says it's best to avoid visiting during afternoons or during weekends to avoid heavy traffic and crowds. This summer, pavi...

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Commissioners to reveal stadium plans to Pueblo Council

Artist rendering of a proposed multi-use downtown public stadium along the Riverwalk in Pueblo. Artist rendering of a proposed multi-use downtown public stadium along the Riverwalk in Pueblo.
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County Commissioners are making a presentation tonight to the Pueblo City Council talking about financing for a downtown stadium project as well as plans to bring an affiliated Minor League Baseball team to town. The proposed site for the stadium would be located north of Lake Elizabeth extending partially into an existing retention pond that was used previously by the shuttered downtown power plant.  

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Coroner identifies suspect in officer-involved shooting in Pueblo County

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The suspect killed in an officer-involved shooting in Pueblo County over the weekend has been identified.

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The Latest: Sheriff: Officers engaged shooter in four minutes

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Texas students are laying flowers and photos at the base of 10 white crosses outside the high school where a gunman opened fire on classmates and others. 

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Red Cross of Colorado and Wyoming send disaster volunteers to Texas

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The American Red Cross of Colorado and Wyoming is sending disaster volunteers to Santa Fe, Texas. This is following a shooting at a Santa Fe high school last week where 10 people were killed.

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Milwaukee Police tackle man who came right into bomb squad call

Police tackle a man who interfered with a suspicious package call. (NBC News) Police tackle a man who interfered with a suspicious package call. (NBC News)
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Officers in Milwaukee were shocked Monday morning when a man rode his bike right into the scene of a suspicious package call and started tearing apart a backpack. 

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A graduation walk to remember

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A Colorado high school graduate with cerebral palsy is getting a lot of attention after a video surfaced online, showing him walking across the stage to get his diploma. 

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Highway 115 shut down in Penrose due to serious crash

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Highway 115 is shut down at Broadway in Penrose due to a serious crash.  Multiple medical helicopters have responded to the scene, causing the full closure. Traffic is being diverted by state patrol and deputies in the area, drivers should expect delays. The condition of those involved in the crash and details about the vehicles involved is not yet known. More>>

Warrior Games: U.S. Army Major James Pradke

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Major James Pradke is an 18 year veteran of the U.S. who's served four deployments overseas, including three to Iraq. The 46-year-old is currently stationed with the Fort Campbell, Kentucky Warrior Transition Battalion. 

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Monday Morning Weather: Warmer with a few afternoon thunderstorms

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Warmer with more sunshine today and we'll bring back a chance for storms later this afternoon....

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Shipley Do-Nuts coming to Colorado

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If you've never heard of it, you're in for a treat, literally, Shipley Do-Nuts is making its way to Colorado. The doughnut shop features 50 different types of do-nuts and pastries, and is scheduled to open in Denver this year! 

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Bald Eagle shot in Weld County; CPW investigating

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Colorado Parks and Wildlife is seeking the public's help in collecting information related to a bald eagle that was shot and found dead on May 10 in Weld County. 

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Graduation week brings record high Airbnb guests to Colorado Springs

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With graduation week underway, the number of Airbnb guests is at an all time high in Colorado Springs. Thousands of cadets are set to graduate in Colorado Springs bringing record high numbers of friends and family into the city, according to a release. 

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Thunderbirds arrive in Colorado Springs ahead of AFA graduation

The Air Force Thunderbirds fly over Colorado Springs during the 2017 Air Force Academy Graduation. The Air Force Thunderbirds fly over Colorado Springs during the 2017 Air Force Academy Graduation.
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The roar of the Air Force Thunderbirds has returned to Colorado Springs as the group does a site survey ahead of Wednesday's Air Force Academy graduation.

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El Paso County and partners fight the opioid epidemic

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El Paso County and partners are working to mitigate the damage caused by the opioid epidemic, "where the death rates are continuing to rise."

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Youth homelessness a concern in Colorado Springs

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Homelessness in Colorado Springs continues to be a prevalent issue in the community. 

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New hazards in Hawaii as Kilauea Volcano spews column of lava

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Lava flow and laze are creating new problems for the Hawaiian island Kilauea including toxic gas and airborne glass....

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Pastor: Man involved in fatal restaurant crash has mental illness

A North Carolina man is facing charges for a crash into a restaurant that killed 2 family members (NBC News) A North Carolina man is facing charges for a crash into a restaurant that killed 2 family members (NBC News)
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BESSEMER CITY, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina pastor says the man accused of ramming his vehicle into a restaurant and killing two of his own family members was suffering from severe depression.

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Robert Dear once again ruled not competent to stand trial

Robert Lewis Dear talks during a court appearance on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015, in Colorado Springs, Colo. Robert Lewis Dear talks during a court appearance on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015, in Colorado Springs, Colo.
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Monday, a judge ruled that Robert Dear is still not competent to stand trial for the November 27, 2015 shootings at the Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs. 

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Your Healthy Family: New blood test is better predictor of prostate cancer risk

The standard PSA test that is currently used is not cancer-specific, and can lead to many false-positives and unnecessary biopsy procedures. The standard PSA test that is currently used is not cancer-specific, and can lead to many false-positives and unnecessary biopsy procedures.
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Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer in men, and is the second leading cause of cancer death of men in the U.S. Now, a new study is showing that a screening tool, called the IsoPSA test, can more accurately predict a man’s overall risk for developing high-grade prostate cancer. 

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New 'Art on the Streets' exhibit coming to Colorado Springs

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Downtown Colorado Springs will start to look a little different in the coming months. The 20th annual "Art on the Streets" exhibit will transform the visual aesthetic of downtown as new pieces are put on display. 

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Student coalition drafts petition to recall three D60 school board members

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Max Markuson DiPrince supported D60 teachers during their week-long strike.
But now, after the protests have subsided, he and his fellow students are picking up where teachers left off and continuing their own fight.

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Sky Sox drop series with Redbirds 6-1

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The Sky Sox dropped their third straight game and the series 3-1 to the Memphis Redbirds with a final 6-1 score at Security Service Field.

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Golden Knights advance to Stanley Cup Final

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Ryan Reaves scored the winning goal, Marc-Andre Fleury made 31 saves and the Vegas Golden Knights pushed their remarkable expansion season into the Stanley Cup Final, beating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 on Sunday in Game 5 of the Western Conference final.

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Rockies drop series finale 9-5 to Giants

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Brandon Belt snapped a seventh-inning tie with a three-run homer and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 9-5 on Sunday. 

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Man drives car into North Carolina restaurant on purpose, killing two

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Authorities say a man intentionally drove his car into a North Carolina restaurant, killing his daughter and another person and injuring several others.    

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Inmate dies at Fremont County jail, investigation underway

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The Fremont County Sheriff's Office announced Sunday that an inmate died at the Fremont County Detention Center.

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Two killed in head-on crash in Douglas County

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Two people were killed and three others suffered serious injuries in a head-on crash on Highway 83 in Douglas County Sunday afternoon.

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Meet the Colorado blacksmith who's only 11 years old

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Out in Peyton, Colorado you'll find a blacksmith shop run by 11-year-old Asher Camire who is working hard to become a master at the trade.  

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Trump orders Justice Department review after he claims FBI infiltrated his campaign

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President Donald Trump says that he will "demand" that the Justice Department open an investigation into whether the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign.

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Pikes Peak Ave. to close for about one month for utilities replacement project

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A stretch of Pikes Peak Avenue will be closed in Colorado Springs for approximately one month due to a project to replace 60-year-old underground utilities.

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Sunday Evening Weather...Scattered showers ending; brighter & warmer Monday & beyond

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A couple of storms...pretty far away...one in Iowa and one in Nevada, are bringing us competing winds and air masses (one cool and one warm), but both storms will lift far enough northward to get us beyond their competing boundaries. What this means for our weather is,

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Police: Man punches service dog, pregnant and deaf woman on flight from Colorado Springs

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A flight from Colorado Springs to Orlando turned violent last Thursday, when police say a pregnant and deaf woman was punched in the stomach by a man who complained about her service animal. To make matters worse, police said he also punched the woman's dog in the face, causing it to yelp. The chaotic scene was outlined in an Orlando Police report, which said the suspect in the case complained about the woman's Great Dane service dog, saying his wife was allergic and it too...

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Pedestrian dead after hit and run crash on Woodmen Road

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Colorado Springs Police are asking for help to find the driver responsible for hitting and killing a pedestrian Saturday night.

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Veterans join together in longest police escorted procession in Colorado

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Many military service members celebrated Armed Forces Day on Saturday- and for several veterans in Fountain, the celebration didn't end on Sunday.  

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Suspected gunman's attorney cites bullying reports; school says untrue

Dimitrios Pagourtzis is booked in the Galveston County Jail on charges related to the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas. Dimitrios Pagourtzis is booked in the Galveston County Jail on charges related to the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas.
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The attorney for the suspected Texas high school gunman says "it appears" there might have been "teacher-on-student" bullying of shooting suspect Dmitrios Pagourtzis prior to the attack.

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Man injured by lava spatter from Kilauea Volcano

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Firefighters in Hawaii said a man suffered a serious injury to his leg when he was hit with lava spatter from the erupting Kilauea volcano.

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Sunday Morning Weather: Slightly Warmer, A few PM Showers/Storms

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Today's Forecast: Areas of low clouds and low visibility again early this morning thanks to the effects of yesterday's cold front. Another round of showers and a few storms will develop over the mountains this afternoon and try to push east. 

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Gas prices on the rise in time for Memorial Day weekend

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Holiday fuel prices are taking a few extra dollars out of your budget right now. Gas prices across Colorado are rapidly creeping up towards the $3.00 a gallon mark. 

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Suspect killed in officer-involved shooting in Pueblo County

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The suspect was killed in an officer-involved shooting in Pueblo County early Saturday morning. Deputies were called to the area of Acoma Road and 32 3/4 Lane around 9 a.m. on reports of suspicious vehicle.

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Switchbacks fall to OKC Energy FC 1-0

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The Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC lost a tight game 1-0 to Oklahoma City Energy FC on Saturday night. Coming off of the win over Las Vegas Lights FC last weekend and the win over FC Denver on Wednesday night, the Switchbacks were looking to keep the good form rolling. 

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Air Force baseball caps season with 3-1 loss

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Air Force baseball dropped a 3-1 contest at San José State (26-28, 16-14 MW), in Mountain West action Saturday afternoon at Municipal Stadium in San José, Calif. 

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Southern Colorado makes a splash at state swimming

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4A CHSAA State Swimming took over the Air Force Academy on Saturday as Southern Colorado made a splash on their way to the podium. 

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Southern Colorado shines at CHSAA State Track and Field

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Rainy, windy and downright miserable are all words you could use to describe the 2018 CHSAA State Track & Field Championships.

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'Justify' wins Preakness Stakes, inches closer to Triple Crown

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Justify emerged from the fog and sloshed his way to another victory, holding off several hard-charging challengers to win the Preakness on Saturday and keep alive the chance for trainer Bob Baffert's second Triple Crown champion in four years. 

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12 WWI veterans honored in special ceremony in Pueblo

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A special ceremony was held Saturday, to honor World War I veterans who until now were buried in unmarked graves. 

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Rockies fall to Giants 9-4

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Brandon Crawford got three more hits and drove in four runs as the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 9-4 on Saturday to end a three-game skid.

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The Latest: Mother says her daughter was targeted by shooter

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The head of the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee says the teenager suspected of killing 10 people and wounding others at a Texas high school collapsed while giving himself up, avoiding a police confrontation. 

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The Latest: Trump misspells wife's name in homecoming tweet

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Melania Trump is back at the White House after an extended hospitalization for a kidney procedure.  

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Palmer Lake underground water tank to double town's water capacity

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Palmer Lake is breaking ground with a new underground water tank. The tank will be able to hold 250,000 gallons of treated water, doubling the town's water capacity.  

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Nearly a thousand people showed support during 2018 MS Walk

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An incredible amount of community support was displayed at the 2018 MS Walk in Colorado Springs Saturday. Close to a thousand people gathered to not only help raise awareness but to raise funds to hopefully end MS for good. 

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Live baby ferret mailed in cardboard box in Colorado

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A live ferret was mailed in cardboard box last week, prompting an investigation from Colorado authorities.

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Driver killed in single car crash in Fremont County

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A driver was killed in a single car crash in Fremont County Friday. Colorado State Patrol is investigating the crash that happened on Fremont County Road 67 approximately 14 miles north of Florence around 3 p.m. 

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20 hurt, 1 missing after blast at Texas chemical plant

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Authorities say an explosion and fire at a chemical plant near Houston injured 20 people and left one missing.  

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Colorado's first female National Guard member being honored

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Weld County is honoring the first woman to serve in Colorado's Army National Guard. 

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The Latest: Sir Elton John serenades royal newlyweds

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Elton John has performed for guests at newlyweds Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding reception.

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Colorado Springs to have most troops since Vietnam war

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The U.S. Army plans to add a new 800-soldier brigade to Fort Carson, which will give Colorado Springs more than 25,000 troops - the most since the Vietnam war.  

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Saturday marks Armed Forces Day

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Saturday is Armed Forces Day- it's a holiday to recognize those currently serving in the military.  The holiday is celebrated every year on the 3rd Saturday in May.  President Harry S. Truman helped make the holiday a reality in 1949, in hopes of creating a holiday to come together and thank military members for their service in support of our country.  On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson made it all official, by announcing Armed Forces Day- w...

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Three people in critical condition after early morning crash

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Three people had to be extricated from their vehicles after a nasty head-on accident at about 2:00 a.m. Saturday morning. 

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Suspected Planned Parenthood gunman to appear in court Monday

Robert Dear, accused gunman in Black Friday Shooting in Colorado Springs Robert Dear, accused gunman in Black Friday Shooting in Colorado Springs
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The accused gunman in the Planned Parenthood attack in November of 2015, is due back in an El Paso County courtroom on Monday. 

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Man left with serious injuries after overnight assault

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A man is in serious condition after an assault at a hotel near Pikes Peak Avenue and Printer's Parkway Friday night.  

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Robert Dodd rejects plea deal, trial date set for late June

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He faces four misdemeanor charges, stemming from murder evidence found in a personal storage locker that allegedly belonged to him.

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JJ Watt offers to pay for funerals of those killed in Santa Fe shooting

Anna Ucheomumu, left, high fives Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt after loading a car with relief supplies to people impacted by Hurricane Harvey on Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017. (Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP, Pool) Anna Ucheomumu, left, high fives Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt after loading a car with relief supplies to people impacted by Hurricane Harvey on Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017. (Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP, Pool)
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Texans Defensive Tackle JJ Watt has reportedly offered to pay for the funerals of the 10 people killed in a shooting at Santa Fe High School.

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Friday's Colorado Track Results

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Day Three gets underway bright and early when team titles will be handed out. 

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Drivers mull decisions during southern Colorado hail storm

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With hail and rain beating down, some people opted not to drive their own cars out and about Friday, as others searched for any available cover to wait it out.

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Cheyenne Mountain lacrosse claims 4A State Title

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For the first time in school history the Cheyenne Mountain Indians claimed a state title in boys lacrosse. 

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Officers gather for Peace Officers Memorial Service in Colorado Springs

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Law enforcement and supporters from around the Colorado Springs gathered Friday morning to remember fallen heroes at the newly dedicated Peace Officers Memorial.

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WATCH HERE: Coverage of the Royal Wedding

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Final preparations were being made inside the walls of Windsor Castle hours ahead of Saturday's royal wedding between Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle.

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Colorado Springs businesses hold special events for Royal Wedding

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Several locations around Colorado Springs are hosting special events to mark the Royal Wedding Saturday.

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Man shot in the leg near Pueblo gas station

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Pueblo Police said a man suffered non life-threatening injuries from a shooting near a Loaf n Jug gas station off of Northern Ave Friday night. 

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One killed, one wounded in shooting outside high school graduation in Georgia

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Police say two people were wounded in a shooting outside a high school graduation ceremony in Georgia Friday night.

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Sky Sox May 18 game postponed due to wet grounds from heavy rain

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Game one will begin at 4:00 p.m. MDT and game two will follow 30 minutes after the conclusion of game one and will be played as two, seven-inning contests. Gates will open at 3:30 p.m. MDT.   

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Pueblo County under stage 1 fire restrictions

Burn restrictions were put into place in Colorado Springs on Friday, March 17. (KOAA) Burn restrictions were put into place in Colorado Springs on Friday, March 17. (KOAA)
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Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk Taylor ordered the county to implement stage 1 fire restrictions Friday due to dry conditions over unincorporated Pueblo County.

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New charter school creating next generation of entrepreneurs

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Kids are launching their own businesses through a Colorado Springs high school.  It's a new charter school called Launch High School. Its goal is to help students learn the art of entrepreneurship before they graduate.  When thinking about employment post-graduation, a lot of people start looking for a 9-5 job right away. Adrian Dixon is doing something different.  "I have big ideas that I want to try and change the world with, and I feel like I can't do that in...

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Manitou businesses brace for disruption from bridge repair

The 111-year-old Park Avenue Bridge in Manitou Springs remains closed because a concrete hump installed as part of a repair project left structure functionally inoperable The 111-year-old Park Avenue Bridge in Manitou Springs remains closed because a concrete hump installed as part of a repair project left structure functionally inoperable
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Businesses in Manitou Springs are bracing for a difficult summer. A road construction project to repair a historic bridge is dragging on longer than expected. An earlier repair to the Park Avenue bridge over Fountain Creek left a tall concrete hump in the road that is pretty much impassable. 

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Big plans for future transportation projects in Pueblo

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There are major plans for the future of transportation projects in Pueblo, but big plans also come with big budgets. That means finding dollars before any work can happen. State and local leaders met on Friday to talk about what is ahead for future Pueblo road projects. The message from transportation leaders is the idea that a good transportation system gets your around and also moves the state forward. "For the economy, for the quality of life of people," ..

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Texas school shooting: 10 dead, 10 wounded, suspect in custody

Students were evacuated from Santa Fe High School in Texas during an active shooting incident. (NBC) Students were evacuated from Santa Fe High School in Texas during an active shooting incident. (NBC)
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Authorities say possible explosive devices have been found at and adjacent to the Texas high school where a shooting left as many as 10 people dead.

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Colorado business groups will push for tax hike for roads

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DENVER (AP) - Colorado voters will likely be asked this fall to raise sales taxes to pay for transportation projects.    A coalition of business groups on Friday announced it will gather signatures to put a measure on the ballot.

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E-recycling event coming to Fountain on June 2nd

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Do you have unwanted electronics around the house you need to ditch the proper way? Fountain Neighborhood Services is hosting an electronics recycling event on Saturday, June 2nd.

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Shooting suspect stopped by police at Trump National Doral resort in Florida

Police tape off an area by the Trump National Doral resort after reports of a shooting inside the resort Friday, May 18, 2018 in Doral, Fla. (Associated Press) Police tape off an area by the Trump National Doral resort after reports of a shooting inside the resort Friday, May 18, 2018 in Doral, Fla. (Associated Press)
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Court records show no felony arrests but a slew of misdemeanor traffic infractions for the man suspected of firing shots at the Trump National Doral resort in South Florida.

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Pueblo Police need help finding woman accused of using stolen credit card

Pueblo Police are looking for this woman, accused of stealing valuables from a car on April 17, 2018. Pueblo Police are looking for this woman, accused of stealing valuables from a car on April 17, 2018.
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A month into an investigation into the theft of a bag and wallet from a car in Pueblo, police are asking for the public's help in finding the suspect. 

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Overnight donut shop robbery leaves several people injured

Amy's Donuts will remain closed until Sunday following a violent armed robbery. (KOAA) Amy's Donuts will remain closed until Sunday following a violent armed robbery. (KOAA)
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A Colorado Springs donut shop employee is in the hospital after an overnight robbery. 

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Fort Carson named new home of Security Force Assistance Brigade

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The Department of the Army announced Friday that the stationing of the new 4th Security Force Assistance Brigade will be at Fort Carson. 

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Farm bill fails in House of Representatives amid disagreement on immigration

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Conservatives rebuffed on immigration have sunk a bill that combined stricter work and job training requirements for food stamp recipients with a renewal of farm subsidies popular in Republican-leaning farm country.

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Lawsuit filed challenging Boulder's new ban on assault weapons

FILE - In this Dec. 23, 2012 file photo, Michael Reed, of Cedar Park, Texas, shoots an AR-15 rifle, at Dragonman's firing range and gun dealer, outside Colorado Springs, Colo. FILE - In this Dec. 23, 2012 file photo, Michael Reed, of Cedar Park, Texas, shoots an AR-15 rifle, at Dragonman's firing range and gun dealer, outside Colorado Springs, Colo.
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Opponents have filed a lawsuit challenging Boulder's new assault weapons ban.    

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New Jersey community mourns deaths of teacher and student in bus crash

At least 2 people are dead in a school bus crash in New Jersey. At least 2 people are dead in a school bus crash in New Jersey.
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The husband of a New Jersey teacher killed along with a student in a school bus crash that also injured dozens of others says he's "in shock, devastated and totally crushed" by the tragedy. 

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Hundreds expected to gather in Colorado Springs for annual MS Walk

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Hundred of people are expected to gather Saturday in Colorado Springs to take steps towards ending multiple sclerosis. 

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Your Healthy Family: Can running style impact injury risk?

Running softer involves making changes to what part of the foot strikes the ground first, and landing softer in the knee. Running softer involves making changes to what part of the foot strikes the ground first, and landing softer in the knee.
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Running is a great way to maintain fitness, but many worry about what years of pounding the pavement will do to their body. Now, research is showing that running ‘softer’ can help potentially limit a runner’s injuries. The study looked at 320 novice runners and measured their landing force at two paces – a slower 12-minute-per-mile pace and a quicker 8-minute-per-mile pace. 

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Meghan Markle's mother has tea with the royals

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Meghan Markle's mother Doria Ragland has had a series of whirlwind visits with senior royals since her arrival from California.

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Sky Sox rally late to defeat Redbirds in series opener

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After Memphis went up by a run in the top of the seventh, the Sky Sox offense exploded, taking a lap through the lineup with five hits, a walk, and the assistance of two errors in the start of the frame to gain six runs and go up 10-5.  That proved to be the final, as the Sky Sox took game one of the series.

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Tow company refuses to issue refund for 'controversial' tow; Good samaritan steps up to help

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You ask. We investigate. Can a tow truck driver legally come onto your property and impound your vehicle if they believe your registration is expired.  The short answer----yes! The laws are lenient when it comes to regulating tow truck companies. 

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Colorado Springs City Council considering water rate hike

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That money, which would amount to $1 million, would help the city's parks and recreation department provide adequate watering for all of the parks, green spaces and urban forests in Colorado Springs.

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Ebola spreads to large Congo city for the first time

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Congo's Ebola outbreak has spread to a crossroads city of more than 1 million people in a troubling turn that marks the first time the vast, impoverished country has encountered the lethal virus in an urban area.

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One lane of SB I-25 closed near Trinidad due to semi crash

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CDOT tweeted that southbound I-25 is closed near Trinidad because of a rollover crash involving a semi. 

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FAA holds meeting in Adams County to discuss proposed spaceport

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Representatives from the Federal Aviation Administration held a public meeting Thursday about a proposed spaceport just miles from DIA.

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Local students to lead sustainability project at Venetucci Farm

The charity that runs Venetucci Farm has teamed up with local students to come up with strategies to help keep the farm viable. The charity that runs Venetucci Farm has teamed up with local students to come up with strategies to help keep the farm viable.
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The charity that runs Venetucci Farm has teamed up with the Quad Innovation Partnership, a collaboration of entrepreneurial-minded students from the four local colleges and universities, to come up with strategies to help keep the farm viable amid financial setbacks brought on by the groundwater contamination crisis.

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CDOT triggers avalanches to open Independence Pass

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Independence Pass is set to open next week, but CDOT still has some work to do before cars are safe to drive the back way into Aspen for the summer. 

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Will it last? Run-off currently good for rafting on the Arkansas

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This year's runoff in Southern Colorado could be short-lived because of the very low snowpack over the winter. 

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Broncos add Colorado State QB Nick Stevens to roster

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After bypassing QBs in the NFL draft last month, notably Josh Allen and Josh Rosen with the fifth overall pick, Elway said he was satisfied with the group he had.

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    Thousands of Vegas casino workers to vote on citywide strike

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    Monday, May 21 2018 8:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 00:22:14 GMT
    Thousands of unionized Las Vegas casino workers whose contracts expire next week are preparing to vote on whether to go on strike.
    Thousands of unionized Las Vegas casino workers whose contracts expire next week are preparing to vote on whether to go on strike.
  • Witnesses: Frantic effort to save officer who was run over

    Witnesses: Frantic effort to save officer who was run over

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    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). An emergency vehicle passes a roadblock near a scene where a Baltimore County police officer died, while investigating a suspicious vehicle, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Perry Hall, Md. Heavily armed police swarmed into the lea...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). An emergency vehicle passes a roadblock near a scene where a Baltimore County police officer died, while investigating a suspicious vehicle, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Perry Hall, Md. Heavily armed police swarmed into the lea...
    Authorities hunt for suspects after witness says Maryland police officer was run over by Jeep and fatally injured.
    Authorities hunt for suspects after witness says Maryland police officer was run over by Jeep and fatally injured.
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    Thousands of Vegas casino workers to vote on citywide strike

    Monday, May 21 2018 8:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 00:22:11 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 8:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 00:22:14 GMT
    Thousands of unionized Las Vegas casino workers whose contracts expire next week are preparing to vote on whether to go on strike.
    Thousands of unionized Las Vegas casino workers whose contracts expire next week are preparing to vote on whether to go on strike.
  • Olympian sues USA Swimming, saying it failed to protect her

    Olympian sues USA Swimming, saying it failed to protect her

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:42 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:42:05 GMT
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    Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith has sued USA Swimming, alleging the sport's national governing body knew her former coach sexually abused her as a minor and covered it up.
    Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith has sued USA Swimming, alleging the sport's national governing body knew her former coach sexually abused her as a minor and covered it up.
  • 'Jurassic Park' dinosaur expert's next big thing: holograms

    'Jurassic Park' dinosaur expert's next big thing: holograms

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    'Jurassic Park' dino expert Jack Horner sees hologram exhibit as the next big thing to display his colorful, bird-like dinosaurs.
    'Jurassic Park' dino expert Jack Horner sees hologram exhibit as the next big thing to display his colorful, bird-like dinosaurs.
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  • What is lava haze? A look at Hawaii's latest volcanic hazard

    What is lava haze? A look at Hawaii's latest volcanic hazard

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-05-21 05:22:03 GMT
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    White plumes of acid and extremely fine shards of glass are billowing into the sky over Hawaii as molten rock from Kilauea volcano pours down a hillside and into the ocean.
    White plumes of acid and extremely fine shards of glass are billowing into the sky over Hawaii as molten rock from Kilauea volcano pours down a hillside and into the ocean.
  • NRA links school violence to Ritalin but experts deny link

    NRA links school violence to Ritalin but experts deny link

    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:51:55 GMT
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    (Elizabeth Conley/Houston Chronicle via AP). Flags fly at half staff in front of the justice center at Santa Fe, Texas on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Congregations in this deeply religious community near Houston gathered Sunday for their first worship servic...(Elizabeth Conley/Houston Chronicle via AP). Flags fly at half staff in front of the justice center at Santa Fe, Texas on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Congregations in this deeply religious community near Houston gathered Sunday for their first worship servic...
    The National Rifle Association's incoming president is linking school shootings to using medications such as Ritalin.
    The National Rifle Association's incoming president is linking school shootings to using medications such as Ritalin.
  • Trump catches Wilkie off-guard with VA secretary nomination

    Trump catches Wilkie off-guard with VA secretary nomination

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-05-19 04:22:34 GMT
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    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump shakes hands with acting Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie after announcing he will nominate him to lead the department during an event on prison reform in the East Room of the White Ho...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump shakes hands with acting Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie after announcing he will nominate him to lead the department during an event on prison reform in the East Room of the White Ho...
    President Donald Trump says he'll nominate acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie to permanently lead the beleaguered department.
    President Donald Trump says he'll nominate acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie to permanently lead the beleaguered department.
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