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A law expanding background check requirements on Colorado gun sales has been in effect for about a year, and an Associated Press analysis of state data compiled during that span shows the projected impact was vastly overstated in a key budget report.
About the only reasonable thing in Justice Samuel Alito's otherwise asinine majority opinion on Hobby Lobby was this: the suggestion that maybe the government should find ways to ensure women have cost-free access to birth control.
Since arriving back in her home state of Colorado to start rehab at Craig Hospital, Amy Van Dyken-Rouen has been captivating the community as she adjusts to life in a wheelchair.
"On these things, it's never if - it's when," said Carl Harvey, police chief and operations manager for the town of LaSalle, which has a rail switchyard in the middle of town.
There are number of states where hydraulic fracturing has become a hot-button topic, but few are as polarized as Colorado.
Southbound Interstate 25 will be closed Sunday night between Alameda Avenue and U.S. 6 while workers remove structures as part of the I-25 Gap Lane Project, the Colorado Department of Transportation announced.
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A year into the addition of legislation increasing background checks for the sale of firearms, data compiled by The Associated Press has shown that the legislation didn't accomplish all that much.
The legal marijuana market in Colorado has created a bonanza for "green entrepreneurs" and tax collectors in the state.
If you follow the race to be the congressman from Aurora, Rep. Mike Coffman vs. Andrew Romanoff, you know that everything we're seeing, from Coffman's flip flopping on long-held positions to Romanoff's decision to run at all, goes back to 2010, when the district's new boundaries turned the seat from deep red to purple.
A booming Colorado economy should result in moderate employment expansion and sustained economic growth in the last half of 2014, according to a report by the University of Colorado Boulder Leeds School of Business , released Friday by Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler.
The Colorado Department of Agriculture's State Veterinarian's Office has placed seven locations under quarantine after horses tested positive for vesicular stomatitis .
A pump jack extracts oil in a field near Calgary, Alberta. Fracking is sometimes used to prime wells before they produce oil and gas, but activists worry the process poses environmental harms.
Colorado environmentalists said they have gathered enough signatures to get initiatives on the November ballot that would restrict hydraulic fracturing.
A Colorado town's voter-approved ban on fracking in residential areas was shot down on Thursday, after a judge sided with an industry lawsuit claiming only the state government has that kind of authority over oil and gas operations.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 07:06 am
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