• OJ Simpson making case for his freedom on live TV

    KEN RITTER , Associated Press
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    LOVELOCK, Nev. — Former football star and convicted felon O.J. Simpson will command the world's attention once again Thursday when he pleads for his freedom on live TV. Simpson was convicted in 2008 of an armed robbery involving two sports memorabilia dealers in a Las Vegas hotel...

  • McCain's brain tumor is particularly aggressive type

    LAURAN NEERGAARD , AP Medical Writer
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    WASHINGTON — Sen. John McCain's tumor is one of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer, and his family and doctors are deliberating next treatment options. The senator had undergone surgery last week to have a blood clot removed from above his left eye, and that clot turned out to...

  • Arenado hits 3 homers, powers Rockies past Padres

    PAT GRAHAM, AP Sports Writer
    Updated: 2 hr ago

    DENVER — To fire up Nolan Arenado , just give him a day off. His manager mandated he sit a game, and Arenado stewed over it for a night before taking it out on the baseball. Arenado lined three homers as part of his five-hit afternoon and tied a career-high with...

  • Beatles legend Ringo Starr has 'great day hiking in Colorado'

    Kieran Nicholson, The Know
    Updated: 3 hr ago

    Ringo Starr, the legendary Beatles drummer, has his groove going in Colorado. Starr, 77 and a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, has been hiking in Colorado and Tweeting his approval of the Centennial State this week. “Another great day hiking in Colorado peace and love,”...

  • Trump rages at Sessions in New York Times interview 

    The Associated Press
    Updated: 13 hr ago

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump told The New York Times in an interview Wednesday that he never would have appointed Jeff Sessions as attorney general had he known Sessions would recuse himself from overseeing the Russia investigation. In an extraordinary denouncement of one of...

  • Death of ESPN broadcaster's wife ruled an accident

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    WOODBURY, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut officials say the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman died from blunt trauma and drowning after her car hit another vehicle in May. The Hartford Courant reports (http://cour.at/2uKlNDR ) that Dr. James Gill, the chief state medical...

  • Thoughts and observations as Air Force releases its 2017 football media guide, roster

    Brent Briggeman
    Updated: 15 hr ago

    Air Force’s media guide for the 2017 football season was posted online Tuesday. Here are some thoughts and observations after taking a quick spin through the 176-page document that includes a preseason depth chart. New spot for Cleveland? Ronald Cleveland, who scored five...

  • Colorado Springs sales tax resumes double-digit climb

    By Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com -
    Updated: 15 hr ago

    Colorado Springs sales tax collections resumed increasing at double-digit percentages in June after slowing in May to the smallest gain since August, according to a report from the city's Finance Department. The $13.4 million collected last month, which reflects consumer spending in...

  • 32 million more Americans would be uninsured by 2026 under Senate measure heading to a vote next week, CBO projects

    David Nakamura, The Washington Post
    Updated: 17 hr ago

    Congressional budget analysts estimated Wednesday that a Senate plan to repeal part of the Affordable Care Act with no immediate replacement would increase the number of people without health coverage by 17 million next year and 32 million at the end of a decade. The forecast by the...

  • Hillary Clinton is less popular than President Trump, poll finds

    Katie Reilly, TIME.com
    Updated: 17 hr ago

    Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is less popular than President Trump, according to findings from a new poll. The Bloomberg poll, released Tuesday, found that just 39% of Americans view Clinton favorably, while 41% view Trump favorably. That two-point difference...

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