| Aug 12, 2014
| 6:16 PM
Colorado's lower taxes on medicinal marijuana are hindering projected tax revenue from recreational pot sales, according to a recent study released by the state's Department of Revenue.
Prior to recreational sales becoming legal in January, voters last...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 6:00 AM
For two next-door neighbors, Kansas and Colorado have awfully little in common.
Kansas is distinctly Midwestern, the spare flatness of the prairie relieved only occasionally by a small town or lonely farmhouse, the shrinking population mostly white,...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 8:52 PM
For most people a trip to the Division of Motors Vehicles is a dreaded event. Humberto Cruz-Salas cannot get there fast enough. A month ago, he hopped out of bed and started dialing the DMV to try to make an appointment.
His 2 a.m. effort —...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:53 PM
When James E. Holmes gets his day in court, the media - and the public - will get to watch.
On Wednesday, the judge handling the criminal trial in the 2012 Aurora, Colo., theater shooting that left 12 people dead and 70 others wounded denied the...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Home state visits by President Obama have been a tricky business for this year’s crop of vulnerable Senate Democrats.
So when Obama made his swing through Colorado on Wednesday to raise money for Mark Udall’s campaign, the senator opted...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 6:24 PM
One man was killed and three others were injured by a lightning strike Saturday at Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado on Saturday, not far from where one woman was killed and seven people injured by lightning on Friday.
Park rangers were...
| May 14, 2014
| 7:05 AM
During the campaign to legalize marijuana in Colorado, backers of the drug promised it would be regulated the same as alcohol.
Now, however, many Coloradans and pot tourists are discovering that attempting to smoke marijuana outside the privacy of a...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 6:46 PM
SANTA ANA (KTLA) -- Attorneys for former Orange County Sheriff Michael Carona -- now serving 66 months in federal prison for witness tampering -- have filed a motion to cut the former lawman's sentence by nearly half.
In the motion, Carona's attorneys...
| Mar 5, 2011
Eugene Fodor, a swashbuckling violin virtuoso who was a media darling of classical music in the 1970s but whose substance abuse fractured a fairytale career, has died. He was 60.
Fodor died of liver disease Feb. 26 at his home in Arlington, Va., said his...
| Jun 13, 2011
Robert Helliwell, a Stanford electrical engineer whose study of radio waves emitted by lightning opened a new window to understanding the upper layers of the Earth's atmosphere, died May 3 in Palo Alto of complications of dementia. He was 90.
| Jan 4, 2011
Paul Soldner, a ceramicist and longtime Scripps College teacher who introduced a pottery technique called American raku, died Monday at his home in Claremont after a period of declining health. He was 89.
"He was one of the greats in California...