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  • Courtesy: The Skimm

    If you’re a startup and one of Oprah’s favorite things, a boost is coming your way

    NEW YORK — When you’re one of Oprah’s favorite things, you’re bound to get a boost. For The Skimm, that’s coming in the form of $6.25 million in funding. For now, their main product is a free daily newsletter. It’s a five-minute femme-focused read that digests the day’s top stories into snarky, conversational topics. The news is broken down into sections like, “What to say at a family dinner” and “what to say after taking a three-day weekend.” It’s the […]

  • Law enforcement officer on a shopping spree

    Law enforcement officers make sure hundreds of kids get a toy for Christmas

    DENVER — Law enforcement officers from throughout metro Denver went on a special assignment Tuesday. They were on a mission to make sure hundreds of children will have a toy for Christmas. Dan Daru shows us their shopping mission in his video report.

  • Elsa

    Nearly frozen kitten nursed back to health, adopted into permanent home

    DENVER — There is a happy ending to the story Elsa, the nearly frozen kitten, to report. The little kitten was found dying in the bitter cold of single-digit temperatures in mid-November. The family who found her put on her a heating pad and took her to the Dumb Friends League. The kitten was unresponsive and she was so cold that her temperature wouldn’t even register on a thermometer. Vets took immediate action and after an hour she regained consciousness. […]

  • Denver Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan

    Broncos’ Danny Trevathan out for season with knee injury

    DENVER — Broncos’ linebacker Danny Trevathan is finished for the season after he dislocated a kneecap in Sunday’s game against San Diego. That news came Monday afternoon. The injury will require surgery according to head coach John Fox. “I just got off the phone with him. This game is tough and you look at some of the guys coming off of [injuries] last year—Danny’s had a rough season as far as knee issues—sometimes setbacks are setups for better things to […]

  • Couple arrested in Alabama

    Couple on the run for 3 years from Colorado arrested in Alabama

    DENVER — A fugitive couple from Colorado, wanted on child abuse charges, was in custody Thursday night after being found in Alabama. Kathleen and Kenny Sanchez were charged with child abuse in 2012. The couple was accused of malnourishment in the case of their 3-year-old. They had two other children who were also taken away from them. The three children have since been adopted and are healthier than ever before. “Such a sigh of releif,” says Amy Arellano, who adopted […]

  • Levi Frasier

    Witness who shot video of police punching suspect arrested, sent to jail

    DENVER — A bystander who recently stepped forward with a video recording of Denver police officers punching a drug suspect and then tripping his pregnant girlfriend during a violent arrest last August was in jail himself Thursday night. An attorney familiar with Levi Frasier’s arrest told FOX31 Denver investigative reporter Chris Halsne that Denver Police stopped Frasier’s truck on Thursday and arrested him for a “newly activated traffic warrant out of Park County, Colorado.” Records show the warrant is for […]

  • jeep

    One arrested, second suspect sought in connection with Adams County triple homicide

    MORRISON, Colo. — One person is in custody and a second suspect is being sought in connection with a triple homicide at an Adams County home Wednesday morning. Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies chased a black Jeep Wrangler before catching up with the vehicle and arresting a man Wednesday afternoon. Officials said the vehicle matched the description of one wanted in connection with the investigation into the triple homicide, in which three men were found dead from apparent gunshot wounds. The […]

  • Babysitting

    Babysitting prices increase during the holiday season

    DENVER — Hiring a babysitter can be bad news for your family’s budget at this time of year. An unscientific survey by a child care website says the going rate for babysitters and nannies during the holidays can be as much as $30 an hour in some parts of the United States. Moms FOX31 Denver talked to thought that price was pretty steep. A local child care company reassures Denver area parents, it’s not that high here. A spokeswoman says […]

  • Cars on street in Park Hill neighborhood of Denver

    Car thieves on a mission: They’re targeting ‘puffers’ in Denver

    DENVER — Even with this week’s mild weather conditions, car thieves are still on a mission, preying on those who start the cars and leave them running while they’re unattended. In Denver’s Park Hill neighborhood, there have been four car thefts, all within an hour of each other. The crimes happen fast. “I turned my back to tell my kids to come on outside and my son screams that somebody is getting into the car. As I turned around it […]

  • Tyson survived 2-week long ordeal

    Dog survives brutal cold, 2-week ordeal, then gets reunited with his family

    DENVER — A dog proved he clearly has the fighting spirit when he made it back home after a two-week ordeal of living on the streets. Tyson ran off from his home in Englewood before Thanksgiving, right as an Arctic blast blew into Colorado. His family searched for hours, putting up flyers, using Craig’s List and even Facebook … all without any luck. Then, two weeks later, a neighbor five houses down the street called. Tyson was in their yard […]