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Colorado: State in the western United States
Colorado is a state in the western United States encompassing most of the southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains. It is the 8th most extensive and 21st most populous U.S. state. The estimated population of Colorado is 5,758,736 as of 2019, an increase of 14.5% since the 2010 United States Census.

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Officers fired for mocking Elijah McClain death [Video]

Officers fired for mocking Elijah McClain death

[NFA]Three Colorado police officers were fired and a fourth resigned after they shared photographs they took of themselves re-enacting a chokehold officers used to subdue a Black man who later died,..

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Hickenlooper Wins Colorado Senate Primary [Video]

Hickenlooper Wins Colorado Senate Primary

John Hickenlooper on the Democratic nomination for US Senate in the June 30 primaries. Hickenlooper defeated Andrew Romanoff, the former speaker of the Colorado House. Hickenlooper defeated Andrew..

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Yearning For A Tiny Home? These Are The Top Three US States For One [Video]

Yearning For A Tiny Home? These Are The Top Three US States For One

Skyrocketing rents and an ever-rising cost of living across the US has the tiny house movement going strong. Sustainable energy use and waste systems are also key drivers, though the tiny home life..

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Baby girl does amazing gymnastics stunts with her father [Video]

Baby girl does amazing gymnastics stunts with her father

While Roland Pollard and his family were exploring Dream Lake Park, they decided to practise some stunts in the forest. Video source: Roland Pollard

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U.S. airlines ramp up flights to the great outdoors [Video]

U.S. airlines ramp up flights to the great outdoors

Airlines from America to Australia are ramping up flights in June and July, with U.S. carriers targeting the great outdoors, boosting hopes for a pickup in tourist traffic even as global air travel..

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Rainbow shines across Colorado’s stormy sky [Video]

Rainbow shines across Colorado’s stormy sky

Video shows a double rainbow across the stormy sky over Denver, Colorado

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Americans bulk up on home gym equipment to stay fit while staying at home [Video]

Americans bulk up on home gym equipment to stay fit while staying at home

With millions of Americans staying home, demand has soared for fitness equipment to create home gyms - both as a way to stay fit and to relieve stress.

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NFL's Cody Latimer Faces Felony Charges [Video]

NFL's Cody Latimer Faces Felony Charges

Washington Redskins wide receiver Cody Latimer is facing five charges, including felony illegal discharge of a firearm. Newser reports Latimer was arrested in a Denver suburb Saturday morning. He made..

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Supreme Court justices worry about 'chaos' in electors dispute [Video]

Supreme Court justices worry about 'chaos' in electors dispute

U.S. Supreme Court justices on Wednesday indicated skepticism toward whether "electors" in the Electoral College system may disregard laws directing them to back the candidate who prevails in their..

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Colorado Shut Down Restaurant Packed On Mother's Day, Defied Order Open Anyway [Video]

Colorado Shut Down Restaurant Packed On Mother's Day, Defied Order Open Anyway

Nick Puckett/Reuters A Colorado restaurant has been shut down down for disobeying the state's public health orders amid the pandemic. Footage from C&C Coffee and Kitchen on Sunday and Monday showed..

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Justice Thomas references 'Frodo Baggins' during 'electors' arguments [Video]

Justice Thomas references 'Frodo Baggins' during 'electors' arguments

Conservative Justice Clarence Thomas on Wednesday told a lawyer representing Colorado's electors that despite a promise to support the popular-vote winner an elector "can suddenly say, 'I'm going to..

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Nordstrom Permanently Closing 16 Stores [Video]

Nordstrom Permanently Closing 16 Stores

Bethany Biron/Business Insider Nordstrom is permanently closing 16 stores in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, Maryland, Oregon, Virginia, Texas, and Puerto Rico. The closing stores..

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Elijah McClain: Colorado to review black man's death in custody

Elijah McClain died after being put in a chokehold and injected with ketamine in Denver last year.
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Colorado group drops plans for anti-fracking ballot measure

A Colorado environmental group dropped plans to place an anti-fracking measure on the state's November ballot citing the COVID-19 pandemic, the second state initiative to be put off this year over..
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Family of black man shot by Colorado police files civil rights lawsuit

The family of a 19-year-old African-American man who was fatally shot in the back by Colorado Springs police last year has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city and the officers, court..
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'Like watching a train wreck': The coronavirus effect on North Dakota shale oilfields

Oil executive Bill Kent was with fellow managers in the Colorado board room of Resource Energy headquarters on April 20 when benchmark U.S. crude prices collapsed to minus $37 a barrel. Sitting six..
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'Like test dummies': As Colorado reopens, some see too much risk

Royal Rose is reopening her Colorado tattoo studio next week after closing a month ago, not because she wants to but because the bills are piling up and she says she has no choice.
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Hockey sticks, sturgeons and skis: how much is enough physical distance?

From hockey sticks in Canada to downhill skis in Colorado, health officials are searching for relatable ways to urge people to keep a safe distance, in a global effort to slow the spread of the..
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Colorado governor signs death penalty repeal, commutes sentences of death row inmates

Colorado's governor signed a repeal of the state's death penalty law on Monday and commuted the sentences of all three death row inmates to life without parole, drawing harsh criticism from a district..
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For better or worse, coronavirus tests couples forced to share home offices

Before coronavirus shut his office, Scott Ford worked with his phone in one hand and chatted with his dozens of co-workers as he paced around their desks at Techstars, a startup accelerator based in..
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Colorado funeral home operators indicted for illegally selling body parts

The operators of a Colorado funeral home whose side business of selling body parts without consent was exposed by a Reuters investigative report in 2018 were charged on Tuesday with fraud and..
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Trump to cancel events this week over coronavirus fears - White House

U.S. President Donald Trump has canceled events planned this week in Colorado and Nevada "out of an abundance of caution from the coronavirus outbreak," White House spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham said..
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Coronavirus death toll hits 12 in U.S., helicopter flies test kits to cruise ship

The death toll from coronavirus in the United States rose to 12 on Thursday with the latest fatality recorded in King County, Washington, and 53 new cases broke out across the country, striking for the..
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Colorado lawmakers pass death penalty repeal, send it to governor

State lawmakers in Denver voted to pass and send to the governor on Wednesday a bill that would repeal Colorado's death penalty, making it the latest of a growing number of states in recent years to..
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Colorado lawmakers give final passage to death penalty repeal

State lawmakers in Denver voted to pass and send to the governor on Wednesday a bill that would repeal Colorado's death penalty, making it the latest of a growing number of states in recent years to..
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Senator Bennet drops out of 2020 Democratic presidential race

U.S. Senator Michael Bennet of Colorado, a moderate who has stressed improving education for Americans, abandoned his bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination on Tuesday.
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World's largest firework lights up the sky

It weighed 2,800lbs (1,270kg) and was successfully launched in the US state of Colorado.
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Colorado transgender teen pleads guilty to murder in school revenge case

A transgender teenager accused of opening fire with a friend in a Denver-area charter school in May to exact revenge on classmates who bullied him pleaded guilty on Friday to murder and attempted..
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Snowshoe artist Simon Beck's vast snow art in Colorado

Simon Beck battled high winds and "very light" snow in Colorado to create eight intricate drawings.
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Task force formed to probe source of mysterious drones over Colorado

The night-time drone flights over parts of rural Colorado and Nebraska that have baffled investigators will now be the subject of a multi-agency task force, federal and state authorities announced on..
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Night-flying drone squadrons baffle rural US West

Residents in rural Colorado and Nebraska report seeing scores of blinking, noisy drones over their homes.
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Colorado bank robber throws cash in air, shouting 'Merry Christmas'

A man with a white beard was being held on $10,000 bond for allegedly robbing a Colorado bank and throwing the stolen cash into the air while shouting, “Merry Christmas” to passersby, police and..
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Bearded Colorado man robs bank, gifts money, yells 'Merry Christmas'

"He robbed the bank, came out, threw the money all over the place," one witness said.
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Survival camps cater to new fear: America's political unrest

Aiming an AR-15 rifle across a Colorado valley dotted with antelope and cattle, Drew Miller explains how members of his new survival ranch would ride out an apocalypse.
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U.S. prosecutors seek new mental exam of Colorado abortion clinic gunman

Federal prosecutors urged a judge on Friday to order a new psychiatric evaluation of a Colorado man charged with murder but deemed mentally unfit to stand trial in state court for a deadly shooting..
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The place where dead eagles are given a new life

Colorado's National Eagle Repository is the only one of its kind in the world.
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Colorado man deemed unfit for state court in abortion clinic shooting faces federal charges

A man deemed mentally unfit to face trial in state court for a shooting spree that killed three people at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado was indicted on Monday on federal charges stemming from..
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Man accused of deadly shooting at Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic indicted by U.S. grand jury

A man accused of fatally shooting three people at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado in 2015 was indicted by a U.S. grand jury on dozens of federal charges that could result in the death penalty,..
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Federal grand jury indicts accused Colorado Planned Parenthood gunman

A federal grand jury in Denver indicted a man accused of fatally shooting three people at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado in 2015, the U.S. District Attorney's office said on Monday.
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Transgender teen charged in school shooting will be tried as an adult

A 16-year-old transgender teenager should be tried as an adult on murder charges stemming from a shooting rampage at a suburban Denver high school in which one student was killed and eight others..
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Snowstorm in central U.S. snarls Thanksgiving travel plans

A powerful snowstorm swept across Colorado and into the U.S. Midwest on Tuesday, blocking roads and causing hundreds of flight cancellations that threatened travel plans for many people hoping to fly..
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Colorado blizzard shuts roads, cancels flights on one of busiest travel days in U.S.

A blizzard sweeping through northeastern Colorado on Tuesday morning blocked roads and caused hundreds of flight cancellations, thwarting the Thanksgiving travel plans of some of the millions of..
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Colorado man faces new charges for plotting to bomb synagogue

An avowed white supremacist being held without bond for plotting to bomb a Colorado synagogue this month has been indicted on additional charges of attempted arson and using explosives to commit a..
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Colorado man convicted of murdering missing fiancée, sentenced to life

A Colorado man was convicted on Monday of bludgeoning to death his fiancée with a baseball bat last Thanksgiving and burning the young mother’s body, which has never been found, authorities said.
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U.S. grand jury drops case against Colorado police for killing suspect

A U.S. grand jury did not find enough evidence to charge two Colorado policemen who shot and killed a 19-year-old black man in August, the chief of the police department said on Wednesday.
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Exclusive: Occidental seeks up to $700 million for Anadarko assets in Wyoming, Colorado - sources

Occidental Petroleum Corp is soliciting bids for oil and gas properties in Wyoming and Colorado that it acquired when it purchased Anadarko Petroleum, hoping the assets will fetch up to $700 million,..
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Man accused of plotting to bomb Colorado synagogue

Richard Holzer is charged with hate crime after allegedly threatening to unleash "racial holy war".
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Colorado white supremacist charged with plotting to detonate explosives at synagogue

A self-described white supremacist in Colorado has been arrested following an FBI sting operation and charged with plotting to detonate pipe bombs and dynamite at one of the state's oldest synagogues,..
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Murder trial begins in Colorado missing woman's case

Jury selection started on Monday in the murder trial of a Colorado man accused of beating to death his fiancée with a baseball bat and burning the young mother’s body, which has never been found.
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National Wildlife Property Repository: The people who take care of dead animals

There are millions of creatures, flora and fauna stored at the National Wildlife Property Repository in Colorado
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Trump 'kidding' about Colorado border wall

Politicians in the state have dismissed President Trump's comment that Colorado will get a "wall".
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Report documents decades of abuse by Colorado's Catholic priests

At least 166 children have been sexually abused at the hands of 43 Roman Catholic priests in Colorado since 1950, an investigative report disclosed on Wednesday, far exceeding the scope of the scandal..
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Colorado mum charged with 'terminally ill' daughter's death

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