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Thomas is the Digital Content Manger for KDVR.com and KWGN.com He has worked as a digital journalist in Denver for five years now.

After graduating from the University of Colorado at Boulder, Thomas worked as a web writer for KMGH in Denver. In November 2012, joined the web staff at KDVR as Digital Content Manager.

Feel free to send comments to Thomas.Hendrick@KDVR.com or call 303-566-7590.

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    What it’s like to be endlessly catcalled as a woman

    NEW YORK — A nonprofit hoping to end harassment of women in public has released a PSA showing just how bad the problem is in New York City. Hollaback!, an organization dedicated to ending street harassment, released a video showing what a woman goes through while walking through the streets. In the video, actress Shoshanna Roberts walked around for 10 hours. She wore black jeans and a black t-shirt shirt. A man with a hidden camera walked in front of […]

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    ‘Bell & Evans’ Breaded chicken recalled over bacteria contamination

    DENVER — Murry’s Inc. is recalling approximately 31,600 pounds of gluten free breaded chicken products that may be contaminated with Staphylococcal enterotoxin, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Monday. The products have a best by date of August 9, 2015. The following products are subject to recall: 12-oz. boxes of “Bell & Evans Gluten Free Breaded Chicken Breast Nuggets.” 10.5-oz. boxes of “Bell & Evans Gluten Free Breaded Chicken Breast.” The products subject to […]

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    Nutek issues recall of baby wipes over bacteria worries

    DENVER — Nutek Disposables, Inc. has initiated a nationwide voluntary product recall at the retail level of all lots of baby wipes that it manufactured under the brand names Cuties, Diapers.com, Femtex, Fred’s, Kidgets, Member’s Mark, Simply Right, Sunny Smiles, Tender Touch, and Well Beginnings, because some packages may contain bacteria. These wipes were distributed by Nutek prior to October 21, 2014 to the following retail stores: Walgreens, Sam’s Club, Family Dollar, Fred’s, and Diapers.com. After receiving a small number […]

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    Lundberg Family Farms recalls sea salt rice chips over undeclared dairy

    DENVER — Lundberg Family Farms announced that it is voluntarily recalling from distribution in the United States and Canada, specific bags of Sea Salt Rice Chips due to possible presence of an undeclared dairy allergen. The issue was discovered through a consumer complaint. The recall applies to only 6 ounce bags (170g) of Sea Salt Rice Chips packed on August 11th, 2014, bearing the code “140811” and a best before date of “2015 JUN 08” on the upper right-hand corner […]

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    Denver Police looking for 2 men associated with ‘JEWELS’ Jeep theft

    DENVER — Authorities are looking for two men associated with a stolen black Jeep, which was used during a theft. The 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT has a vanity license plate of JEWELLS, police said in a Crime Stoppers bulletin. It was stolen on Oct. 5 out of Lakewood. Within a few hours of the theft, the driver who took it used the Jeep drive to 2960 Inca Street in Denver, where he allegedly stole items from another car. The […]

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    Man sentenced to 30 years for Grizzly Rose murder

    DENVER — The man who shot and killed a security guard at the Grizzly Rose in Denver was sentenced to 32 years in prison after agreeing to a plea deal on Monday. Gerald Michael Anthony Gurule, and two other men, went to the Grizzly Rose, a popular country western dance club, in December 2008 where they planned to break into cars in the parking lot. They were confronted by a security guard and an off-duty police officer who went to […]

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    Joan Rivers died from ‘therapeutic complications,’ medical examiner says

    NEW YORK — Comedian Joan Rivers died of “therapeutic complications” during a procedure to evaluate her “voice changes” and stomach reflux, the New York medical examiner said Thursday. “The classification of a death as a therapeutic complication means that the death resulted from a predictable complication of medical therapy,” the report said. Rivers, 81, died September 4, a week after an appointment at Manhattan’s Yorkville Endoscopy clinic. The medical examiner’s investigation ruled that the cause of death was “anoxic encephalopathy […]

  • Snowmaking at A-Basin on Oct. 1, 2014. (Photo: Arapahoe Basin Ski Area)

    A-Basin says it will open Friday

    DENVER — Arapahoe Basin Ski Area plans to start running lifts for the 2014/15 season on Friday. A-Basin will be the first ski resort in Colorado to open to skiers and riders.  The intermediate High Noon trail will open at 9 a.m. “Conditions have been outstanding for snowmaking and we are very excited to open this Friday,” said Alan Henceroth, A-Basin’s Chief Operating Officer. “It is always great to watch people have fun skiing and riding. I look forward to […]

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    Father says it’s ‘still difficult to process’ how Karl Pierson became Arapahoe HS shooter

    DENVER — In an interview the father of Arapahoe High School shooter Karl Pierson said he still is having trouble understanding how his son could become a killer. Karl Pierson shot and killed Claire Davis and tried to kill the debate team coach before turning a gun on himself on Dec. 13. Friday, authorities released parts of the 18-year-old senior’s diary which described how he planned the shooting for several months. Mark Pierson told The Denver Post Tuesday that he […]

  • Apple unveiled two new iPhones, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, at their September 9, 2014 announcement. The phones are "the biggest advancement in the history of iPhone," Apple CEO Tim Cook said.

    FBI director: iPhones protect pedophiles

    NEW YORK — Apple’s new privacy features protect kidnappers, pedophiles and terrorists, according to FBI director James Comey. In an interview on CBS’ “60 Minutes” on Sunday, Comey said Apple’s encryption standards for iPhones and iPads “put people beyond the law.” Apple recently took measures to enhance user privacy. Now, only users have the key to unlock text messages, photos and emails on their device. As such, iOS 8 will shield your data from anyone — including police. Here’s how […]