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President Barack Obama speaks at the Treasury Department in Washington on Tuesday after meeting with his National Security Council to get updates on the investigation into the attack in Orlando, Fla., and review efforts to degrade and destroy ISIL. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Shooters sometimes exploit limited weapons laws, blind spots

Mass shooters from Aurora, Colorado, to Orlando, Florida, have sometimes obtained guns…

 

In this photo taken on Tuesday, March 22, 2016, Antioch High School student Amani Taylor takes a break from removing invading species of plants at the Antioch Dunes National Wildlife Refuge in Antioch. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Career education making a comeback in US high schools

ANTIOCH — There was an emergency in Room 14. Three girls injured,…

 

States that have legalized pot are taking a fresh look at making it easier for out-of-state investors to get in the weed business, saying the pot industry's ongoing difficulty banking means they need new options to finance expansion. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, file)

Pot states take fresh look at out-of-state investment

DENVER — States that have legalized pot are taking a fresh look…

 

Google helps analyze if rooftop solar panels are good deal

RALEIGH, N.C. — The company that lets you compare air fares and…

Members of Hope Chapel take part in service early Sunday in northeast Colorado Springs, Colo.  (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

‘No more baby parts’: Reclusive suspect’s words draw focus

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Robert Lewis Dear told authorities "no more baby…

Members of Hope Chapel take part in service early Sunday in northeast Colorado Springs, Colo.  (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
The rear window of a Colorado Springs Police car is shattered after a shooting Saturday in Colorado Springs, Colo. (Christian Murdock/The Gazette via AP)

Witnesses describe gunman’s rampage in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Witnesses have described a terrifying scene on the…

The rear window of a Colorado Springs Police car is shattered after a shooting Saturday in Colorado Springs, Colo. (Christian Murdock/The Gazette via AP)
The unmanned Army surveillance blimp broke loose from its ground tether at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, a U.S. military base,  on Wednesday and drifted over central Pennsylvania as two Air Force fighter jets tracked it.  (Courtesy of Susan Switzer via AP)

Army blimp breaks loose, drifts over Pennsylvania

MUNCY, Pa. — An unmanned Army surveillance blimp broke loose from its…

The unmanned Army surveillance blimp broke loose from its ground tether at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, a U.S. military base,  on Wednesday and drifted over central Pennsylvania as two Air Force fighter jets tracked it.  (Courtesy of Susan Switzer via AP)
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) passes as San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks (55) applies pressure during the first half of an NFL preseason football game in Santa Clara, on Aug. 23 (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Tomsula: LB Brooks won’t return to 49ers practice this week

Outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks will not practice this coming week with the…

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) passes as San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks (55) applies pressure during the first half of an NFL preseason football game in Santa Clara, on Aug. 23 (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Richie Furay also is a longtime pastor at a church in Colorado. (Courtesy Shanna Lemke)

Richie Furay finds faith in music, religion

Some hard-partying, self-centered performers finally experience a metaphorical come-to-Jesus moment. Richie Furay…

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Richie Furay also is a longtime pastor at a church in Colorado. (Courtesy Shanna Lemke)
Silverton resident Melanie Bergolc walks along the banks of Cement Creek in Silverton, Colo., Monday, Aug. 10, 2015. (Jon Austria /The Daily Times via AP)

Experts see long-term risks from Colorado mine spill

DURANGO, Colorado — The toxic waste that gushed last week from a…

Silverton resident Melanie Bergolc walks along the banks of Cement Creek in Silverton, Colo., Monday, Aug. 10, 2015. (Jon Austria /The Daily Times via AP)
Kim Cofman and her daughters Acacia, 12, left, and Cayenne, 14, try to stir up sludge from the Gold King Mine that covers the bottom the Animas River on Saturday. (Jerry McBride/The Durango Herald via AP)

Residents demand health answers as mine spill fouls rivers

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Farmers, towns and tribes slammed water-intake gates shut as…

Kim Cofman and her daughters Acacia, 12, left, and Cayenne, 14, try to stir up sludge from the Gold King Mine that covers the bottom the Animas River on Saturday. (Jerry McBride/The Durango Herald via AP)
In this June 4, 2013 file photo, Aurora theater mass shooter James Holmes, who was convicted on July 16, 2015, appears in court, in Centennial, Colo.  (Andy Cross/The Denver Post, Pool, AP 2013)

Theater shooter may not be executed even if sentenced to die

DENVER — The time has come for jurors to hear whether James…

In this June 4, 2013 file photo, Aurora theater mass shooter James Holmes, who was convicted on July 16, 2015, appears in court, in Centennial, Colo.  (Andy Cross/The Denver Post, Pool, AP 2013)
In this image taken from video, accused Colorado theater shooter James Holmes, on the upper far left, listens to defense attorney Daniel King give closing arguments during his trial, in Centennial, Colo., Tuesday, July 14, 2015. (Colorado Judicial Department via AP, Pool)

Jury finds Colorado theater shooter guilty of murder

CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Colorado theater shooter James Holmes was convicted Thursday in…

In this image taken from video, accused Colorado theater shooter James Holmes, on the upper far left, listens to defense attorney Daniel King give closing arguments during his trial, in Centennial, Colo., Tuesday, July 14, 2015. (Colorado Judicial Department via AP, Pool)
Cliff Grassmick/Boulder (Colo.) Daily Camera via APStanford's Stefan Nastic

Stanford unable to get past Colorado

BOULDER, Colo. — Askia Booker scored 17 points and his only bucket…

Cliff Grassmick/Boulder (Colo.) Daily Camera via APStanford's Stefan Nastic
AP Photo/Ed Andrieski

Colorado high court considers pot firing case

DENVER (AP) -- Pot may be legal in Colorado, but you can…

AP Photo/Ed Andrieski
AP Photo/Jeff Chiu

Marijuana industry makes political donations

DENVER -- The entrepreneurs of the young U.S. marijuana industry are taking…

AP Photo/Jeff Chiu

Cal knocked out of Pac-12 tournament by Colorado

Colorado wanted to beat the Cal men’s basketball team badly, not just…

AJ Mast/APStanford needed several late-game comebacks to reach this weekend’s super regional.

Stanford’s NCAA tourney hopes take a hit with third straight loss

STANFORD — Josh Scott had 17 points and 11 rebounds, Xavier Johnson…

AJ Mast/APStanford needed several late-game comebacks to reach this weekend’s super regional.
AP Photo/Corey Morris-SingerEmergency crews respond as a small plane lies on a runway at Aspen Airport in western Colorado after it crashed upon landing Sunday

Aspen airport remains closed after deadly crash

Two men from Mexico were being treated Monday for serious injuries and…

AP Photo/Corey Morris-SingerEmergency crews respond as a small plane lies on a runway at Aspen Airport in western Colorado after it crashed upon landing Sunday
Ron Chenoy/USA Today SportsCal quarterback Zack Kline

Cal falls to 1-10 after loss to Colorado

BOULDER, Colo. -- Sefo Liufau threw for a career-high 364 yards and…

Ron Chenoy/USA Today SportsCal quarterback Zack Kline