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1 year 7 months ago

Porn group wants freeze during LA syphilis probe

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A pornography trade group is calling for a nationwide filming moratorium while performers are tested for syphilis and Los Angeles public health officials investigate an outbreak. Free Speech Coalition spokeswoman Joanne Cachapero says Monday that one performer has tested positive for the sexually-transmitted disease and the...

2 years 6 months ago

Are you prepared for the freeze?

As the weather cools down, many are getting ready to turn up the thermostat. Here are some things you should do to get prepared for the freeze. Experts say you should make sure you leave your inside faucets dripping so that your pipes don't crack which can cause looding....

3 years 2 months ago

Busted water pipes causing big problems

As the weather cools down, things are heating up for Colorado Springs Fire. "Because of the severe cold weather, we've had about 60 breaks in fire sprinklers," explains Captain Ray Johnson with Colorado Springs Fire. Frozen and busted pipes are causing sprinkler systems to break all over the...

3 years 7 months ago

Federal disaster declared for farmers

Fremont County farmers should be harvesting a huge crop of apples right now, but a late freeze damaged the crop. On Thursday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture declared Fremont County a natural disaster area. The freeze occurred between April 30 and May 3. Also included in the disaster...

3 years 11 months ago

Freezes hit Colorado vinyards

Spring freezes have hit the Grand Valley's grape crop, which was already hit by a deep freeze in December. That could affect winemakers looking for Colorado grapes. Bruce Talbott's operation on East Orchard Mesa is among the state's largest for growing wine grapes. He says his operation harvested 476...

3 years 11 months ago

Freeze expected tonight

A freeze warning is in effect early Saturday morning for Monument Hill to New Mexico and from Canon City to Kansas. The danger time is from 2 a.m. to 8 a.m. Saturday. Lows will drop into the mid to upper 20s for several hours. The cold will be with...

4 years 1 month ago

UPDATE 5:52 Ruling will happen Monday

UPDATE 5:52 The judge will give her ruling Monday at 9am. News First 5 will be there to bring you the latest information. UPDATE 5:32 Closing arguments are underway in this case. One one side Alcor wishes to fulfill its 2006 contract with Mary Robbins. That would require the...

4 years 2 months ago

Orange crop down after freeze

The U.S. orange crop is expected to fall 14 percent from last year because of an unusual freeze in Florida this winter. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Tuesday the orange harvest will be down 21 percent in Florida compared to last year's yield. The national harvest this year will...

4 years 2 months ago

Senate rejects near-freeze on spending

Just days after President Barack Obama endorsed a partial freeze on domestic spending, his Democratic allies in the Senate have rejected a plan attempting to do pretty much the same thing. Old-school Democrats were the driving force in killing the bipartisan legislation, sponsored by Alabama Republican Jeff Sessions and...

4 years 3 months ago

Record cold in Miami; South an icebox

The South is still an icebox this morning. Miami tied, then broke a low temperature record of 37 set in 1927. The National Weather Service has issued a hard freeze warning for South Florida through this morning. A freeze watch will continue through tomorrow. For the first time in at...

4 years 3 months ago

Ritter seeks fed assistance for drought

Gov. Bill Ritter has requested federal disaster assistance for several Colorado counties where crops have been affected by drought and an early frost. Ritter sent a letter Friday to U.S Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack asking for the disaster designation to provide low-interest loans. Fremont County received damaging frost...

4 years 3 months ago

Disaster relief sought for Fremont County

Gov. Bill Ritter announced today he has requested federal disaster assistance for several Colorado counties where crops have been affected by drought and an early frost. Gov. Ritter sent a letter to U.S Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack asking for Secretarial Disaster Designation. Fremont County received damaging...

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