DENVER (AP) - Authorities believe a woman who was struck and killed by a light rail train in Denver committed suicide. Police spokesman John White tells The Denver Post the woman was struck at 11:45 p.m. Saturday after she entered a fenced-off area of track between Mississippi and Acoma. She... more »
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police say six people were injured after the car they were riding in ran a red light and collided with a light rail train in downtown Los Angeles. Sgt. Greg Hoyt says the sedan struck a Metropolitan Transportation Authority Expo line train as it was conducting... more »
Non-profit Project Smart Light is giving away 25,000 energy efficient light bulbs to Colorado Springs and Fountain residents.
Applicants must we willing to install at least 10 CFL bulbs and turn back an equal number of old-style incandescent bulbs. The CFL bulbs are designed to replace 60, 75 and... more »
The FAA says someone pointed a green laser light at a Southwest Airlines jet departing Sea-Tac Airport about 6:40 a.m. Friday. The plane was bound for Denver.
Spokesman Mike Fergus says Flight 515 was about 7.5 miles southeast of the airport at an elevation of 7,500 feet when the... more »
The Colorado Springs City Council passed Tuesday afternoon an ordinance that will allow red light cameras at intersections around the city.
The ordinance passed on first reading on a 5 - 4 vote, with council members Gallagher, Paige, Purvis and Glenn opposed. A picture of the driver and the... more »
A dangerous intersection in Rocky Ford is getting more attention these days. There have been multiple accidents recently, leaving several people hurt. One driver says she's scared for her family to drive through it. Improvements to the intersection could be making the problem worse. There was a bad wreck Tuesday... more »
Hundreds of streetlights have been turned off this year as part of a city plan to save more than 1 million dollars. Dave Krauth, a traffic engineer with the city says citizen reaction came swift. "People were concerned with streets being dark." he explains, "They couldn't see the sidewalks or... more »
As night falls Howard Laney's neighborhood begins to get dark. In fact it's a lot darker than in years past. All but one street light have been turned off. "They left us in the dark. Another 20 or 30 minutes out here and you can't see your hand in front... more »