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  • Colfax shooting

    One killed in shooting at Colfax and Penn in Denver, suspect on the run

    DENVER — Police responded to a shooting near East Colfax Avenue and Pennsylvania Street late Thursday night. Officers on the scene said one person was dead and a suspect was on the run. Reports said the suspect ran westbound on Colfax from Pennsylvania toward a church. The scene was outside the McDonald’s at that location. Police shut down Colfax during their investigation. #Breaking Update: Homicide investigation underway at E Colfax/Pennsylvania St. 1 victim pronounced @ scene. No suspect info at […]

  • OMAHA, NE - JUNE 29:  Katie Ledecky of the United States celebrates with Missy Franklin of the United States after winning the final heat for the Women's 200 Meter Freestyle during Day Four of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Swimming Trials at CenturyLink Center on June 29, 2016 in Omaha, Nebraska.  (Photo by Jeff Curry/Getty Images)

    Michael Phelps makes record fifth Olympics; Colorado’s Missy Franklin heading to Rio

    OMAHA, Neb. — He’s already the most decorated Olympian of all-time, but Michael Phelps will be in the hunt for more medals come August after booking his place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games on Wednesday. And so will Colorado’s Missy Franklin. Phelps, who has 22 Olympic medals to his name, clocked a time of 1 minute, 54.84 seconds to take first place in the final of the 200 meter butterfly at the U.S. swimming trials. In doing so, Phelps […]

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    Jane King’s business report — June 30

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    Jane King’s business report — June 29

  • Mike Landess

    News anchor Mike Landess returning to Denver, joining Colorado’s Own Channel 2

    DENVER — Colorado’s Own Channel 2, KWGN-TV, announced Wednesday iconic Denver news anchor Mike Landess will join the station to help launch a new 4 p.m. newscast beginning July 18. Landess will co-anchor Channel 2 News at 4 p.m. with Deborah Takahara. Meteorologist Matt Makens, who recently joined Channel 2, will handle weather duties at 4 p.m. With more than 50 years of experience, Landess is a broadcasting legend in Denver, where he spent nearly 30 years on the anchor […]

  • sirens

    Tornado sirens inoperable in Idalia on eastern Plains

    IDALIA, Colo. — The tornado sirens on the eastern Plains town of Idalia are inoperable, the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office said. The sheriff’s office said the Yuma County Office of Emergency Management advised residents that the sirens were not working. As of Wednesday morning, the sheriff’s office had not provided an update for when the sirens would be working again. A strong thunderstorm went through Idalia on Tuesday night and there is a chance for severe weather on Wednesday. Idalia […]

  • Grounds crew shovel hail off the field at Coors Field on June 2, 2016.  (Photo: Bart Young/Getty Images)

    Hail covers Coors Field; Rockies game goes into early-morning hours

    DENVER — The grounds crew at Coors Field was forced to shovel hail after a Tuesday evening storm hit downtown Denver. The Rockies were preparing to face the Blue Jays when the storm rolled through. First pitch was delayed for nearly three hours after rain, wind and hail hammered the field, and caused fans to take cover. Animals are marching in pairs past us towards the ark — Ryan Spilborghs (@spillygoat19) June 29, 2016 Rain poured through, rushing over stairs […]

  • People run out of 1536 Wynkoop with hands up. Image courtesy: Craig Hawkins

    Woman critical, suspect dead after shooting in LoDo building

    DENVER — One woman was critically injured and a man was dead after a shooting in in lower downtown Tuesday afternoon, the Denver Police Department said. Police responded quickly and shut down a number of streets in the area while they dealt with an active shooting scene. Police said the shooting happened at 2:42 p.m. inside the Alliance Center at 1536 Wynkoop St. The scene was secure at around 3:30 p.m. after it was determined there was no further danger […]

  • Darryl Glenn

    Darryl Glenn wins Colorado GOP primary for U.S. Senate

    DENVER — Republican Darryl Glenn won the Colorado Senate primary election Tuesday night and he will face Sen. Michael Bennet in the November election. Glenn, an El Paso County commissioner, beat four other GOP candidates in the primary Tuesday. RELATED: Primary results Glenn is the only candidate who got on the ballot through the Republican State Convention. His speech is considered to have been one of the most persuasive in recent Colorado history, knocking several Republicans from the ballot. The race was […]

  • Man needed rescue from Cherry Creek

    Man resuced after being stranded under bridge along Cherry Creek

    DENVER — Fire crews rescued a man stranded by high water under a bridge along Cherry Creek. The man was stranded near Speer Boulevard and Lawrence Street in Denver. Heavy rain caused water levels to rise quickly Tuesday evening. @KDVR #breaking Man stuck under bridge Cherry Creek near Arapahoe #kdvr #cowx — Angel Andres (@AngelAndresFox) June 29, 2016 #Breaking: man rescued from under Speer bridge walks away #KDVR — Ashley Michels (@ReporterAshley) June 29, 2016