LINDSEY TANNER, AP Medical WriterUpdated: 40 min ago
CHICAGO — An influential doctors group is beefing up warnings about marijuana's potential harms for teens amid increasingly lax laws and attitudes on pot use. Many parents use the drug and think it's OK for their kids, but "we would rather not mess around with the developing brain,"...
By Joey Bunch ColoradoPolitics.com -Updated: 2 hr ago
If you been banned by Donald Trump, you've got friend in David Lane. And to bet against Lane is something a loser would do these days. Last week, Lane's well-known Denver law firm reduced Denver International Airport's seven-day waiting period for a protest permit to one day. As long...
By Peter Marcus ColoradoPolitics.com -Updated: 2 hr ago
Gov. John Hickenlooper on Sunday morning was shown national love as a politician who has won in down Democratic years and as a potential 2020 presidential candidate. Hickenlooper spoke during an appearance on "Meet the Press with Chuck Todd," where he was asked about the direction of...
ANDREW TAYLOR and JULIE PACE, Associated PressUpdated: 3 hr ago
WASHINGTON — The White House says President Donald Trump's upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in defense spending and impose corresponding cuts to domestic programs and foreign aid. White House budget officials outlined the information during a telephone...
Colby Itkowitz, The Washington PostUpdated: 4 hr ago
Less than a week ago, Tarek El-Messidi, a Muslim activist, helped organize a fundraiser to help with the cleanup of a desecrated Jewish cemetery near St. Louis. It raised more than $130,000, garnering widespread media attention and tweets from celebrities including Ellen DeGeneres and...
The Gazette editorial boardUpdated: 5 hr ago
Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet has battled loyalty concerns for years. Critics blasted him for voting with President Barack Obama "99 percent of the time," without much regard for whether those decisions best suited Colorado. Fair or not, the charges affected the senator's approval...
By Wayne Heilman firstname.lastname@example.org -Updated: 6 hr ago
Cherwell Software LLC landed $50 million from investment giant KKR on Friday in the largest venture capital investment in a Colorado Springs-based company in nearly 17 years. The investment - to make acquisitions and expand its information-technology service management software...
BY WOODY PAIGE The Gazette -Updated: 6 hr ago
Could the Rockies' Silver Anniversary be the Year of the Purple Reign? It's about time, in the franchise's 25th season, for the Rox to win their first division title. But there are two major (league) roadblocks: The Dodgers and the Giants. The pair have won the National League West...
By KEN THOMAS , Associated PressUpdated: 19 hr ago
WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump's choice to be secretary of the Navy, businessman Philip Bilden, said Sunday he was withdrawing from consideration for the post, citing concerns about privacy and separating himself from his business interests. Bilden's withdrawal raises similar...
By SCOTT KANIEWSKI, email@example.comUpdated: 22 hr ago
High school basketball and hockey playoffs begin this week. Playoff brackets were released Sunday for boys' and girls' hoops and for hockey.