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  • Colorado Supreme Court to hear oral arguments in oil and gas lawsuit that could determine future of development
    The Colorado Supreme Court will hear arguments Tuesday over how seriously the state agency that regulates oil and gas development must consider public safety and the environment when issuing new drilling permits. The Colorado Court of Appeals ruled in March 2017 that the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission must prioritize... Read more »
  • Avalanche claims Marko Dano on waivers from the Winnipeg Jets
    The Colorado Avalanche signed former first-round draft pick Marko Dano off waivers from the Winnipeg Jets on Monday. Dano, a 23-year-old forward, had three points last season (two goals) and has 45 points (19 goals) in his career, playing in 130 games. The Austrian-born player hasn’t seen the ice this year... Read more »
  • Denver’s new FBI chief has roots in Colorado and a background in anti-terrorism
    A retired U.S. Air Force colonel who later joined the FBI in Hawaii and has worked in counterintelligence and anti-terrorism will be Denver’s new special agent in charge. Federal Bureau of InvestigationDean Phillips Dean Phillips, who is married and has two children, will be replacing former Special Agent in Charge Calvin Shivers,... Read more »
  • Ranking the top six contenders in a wild, competitive AFC
    They say that traveling from the U.S. to London is “crossing the pond,” but try telling that to those of us who made the trek from the West Coast for Sunday’s Seahawks-Raiders game, which Seattle won in convincing fashion. The trip revealed some of the major obstacles — almost all of... Read more »
  • PHOTOS: Wolf Creek Ski Area kicks off the first skiing in Colorado for 2018-19 season
    The race to open is over. Wolf Creek Ski Area in Pagosa Springs ran its lifts this weekend after a storm dumped 30 inches of snow. The Oct. 13 opening was the mountain’s second earliest, according to the ski area. Three lifts — Treasure, Bonanza and Nova — are open. The resort will... Read more »
  • Bad losses by Chicago Bears, Carolina Panthers leave NFC without a clear No. 3 team
    In the race for NFC supremacy, it’s the Los Angeles Rams and the New Orleans Saints and, well, someone? Anyone? That conversation might have included the Chicago Bears. But they came unraveled Sunday in Miami and lost in overtime to a Dolphins team being quarterbacked by Brock Osweiler. It might have included the... Read more »
  • Lunch Special: Denver sports live chat with Mark Kiszla
    (function(d, s, id) {var js,ijs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);;js.src="//";ijs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, ijs);}(document, "script", "scrbbl-js"));Happy Monday and welcome to the latest edition of the Lunch Special live chat! Mark Kiszla will be taking your questions about everything Colorado sports at noon. But the chat window is open, so feel free... Read more »
  • Meghan Markle and Prince Harry expecting their first child in spring
    CANBERRA, Australia — Prince Harry and his wife, the Duchess of Sussex, are expecting their first child in the spring, Kensington Palace said Monday. The announcement came hours after Harry and the former Meghan Markle arrived in Sydney at the start of a 16-day visit to Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New... Read more »
  • Lisa Calderón will enter Denver mayor’s race to challenge Michael Hancock, and she’s already suing him
    Lisa Calderón, co-chair of the Colorado Latino Forum in Denver and a longtime community advocate in north Denver, will join the field of challengers to Mayor Michael Hancock in Denver’s May 2019 election. Until recently, she was the director of the Community Reentry Project, a program that reoriented people as they... Read more »
  • Facebook hopes Quest widens virtual reality’s appeal
    SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is off to a slow start in his mission to bring virtual reality to the masses, so perhaps it’s appropriate his company’s next VR headset will be called Quest. The virtual reality headset, called Quest, from Facebook’s Oculus division will be a stand-alone device... Read more »

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BREAKING NEWS…Death Toll Rises to 12 in Oaxaca as Govt Represses Teacher Protests

Editors Note: Mexican government officials continue to attack teachers. It has been only 9 months when 43 student teachers, “normalistas” as ...
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