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Keith Coffman

U.S. Jesuits release names of clergy accused of sexual abuse

Dec 07 2018

DENVER Two U.S. chapters of the Roman Catholic Church’s Jesuit order of clergyman on Friday released a list of 153 names of its clerics who have faced credible accusations of sexual misconduct spanning almost half the country.

Fatal shooting in downtown Denver gang-related: prosecutor

Nov 21 2018

DENVER A gun battle on a downtown Denver street this week that left one person dead and four wounded stemmed from an exchange of gunfire between two rival gang members, federal prosecutors said on Wednesday.

Two suspects arrested in deadly downtown Denver shooting

Nov 20 2018

DENVER Two men have been arrested in a shooting on a street corner in downtown Denver in which one person was killed and four others wounded, including one of the two suspects, the city's police chief said on Tuesday.

Five people shot, one fatally, in downtown Denver

Nov 20 2018

DENVER A shooting on a downtown Denver street corner on Monday left one person dead and four hospitalized with bullet wounds, as investigators sought at least one suspect still at large, a police spokesman said. | Video

Colorado man gets life for murders of pregnant wife, children

Nov 19 2018

GREELEY, Colo. A Colorado man was sentenced to life without parole on Monday for strangling his pregnant wife, smothering their two young daughters and dumping their bodies in an oil field so he could pursue a romantic affair. | Video

Colorado man pleads guilty to murdering wife, children

Nov 07 2018

GREELEY, Colo. A Colorado man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to charges of murdering his pregnant wife and two small daughters and dumping their bodies in an oil field in an agreement that will spare him the death penalty. | Video

Colorado man pleads guilty to three murder counts in Walmart shooting

Oct 10 2018

DENVER A man accused of fatally shooting three people inside a Denver-area Walmart pleaded guilty on Wednesday to multiple counts of murder in the deaths, under a deal that allows him to avoid execution, prosecutors said.

Colorado wildlife refuge at old nuclear plant is open - for now

Sep 25 2018

ROCKY FLATS, Colo. Less than two miles (3 km) from where triggers for thermonuclear weapons were once manufactured and against the backdrop of Colorado's Rocky Mountains, a bull elk bugles as he defends his harem of cows from rival males.

Cargill to pay total of $1.5 million to Muslim workers in Colorado prayer dispute

Sep 15 2018

DENVER Cargill Meat Solutions will pay a total of $1.5 million to 138 Muslim workers who were fired after walking off the job in a dispute over prayer breaks at a Colorado meat-packing plant in 2015, the company said on Friday.

Colorado man sentenced to 11 years for aiding Uzbek militants

Aug 30 2018

DENVER A Colorado man convicted of providing material support to a U.S.-designated terrorist group in his native Uzbekistan was sentenced on Thursday to 11 years in prison, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Denver said.

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Britain's May pulls parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May abruptly decided on Monday to pull a parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal, throwing Britain's plan to leave the European Union up in the air on the eve of the vote after repeated warnings from lawmakers she faced a rout.