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    Janet Jackson pregnant with first child, days before 50th birthday

    Janet Jackson is pregnant with her first child, a source confirmed to Entertainment Tonight. The news comes after the 49-year-old singer announced last month she was postponing her tour to start a family. “We’re in the second leg of the tour and there actually has been a sudden change,” Jackson said in a video posted to Twitter on April 6. “I thought it was important that you be the first to know. My husband and I are planning our family, […]

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    Amber alert issued for missing girl taken from Colo. Springs school

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — An Amber alert was issued for a 7-year-old girl who police say was taken from a classroom by a non-custodial parent in Colorado Springs Wednesday. Investigators said the girl’s mother, 25-year-old Wendy Arellano, abducted the girl from Carver Elementary School at 4700 Artistic Circle. Wendy Arellano’s parental rights were terminated in January. Police said she has a history of mental health issues and they believe that she is a danger to the welfare of the child. […]

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    Broncos move up in draft, take QB Paxton Lynch from Memphis

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The Broncos traded up from the last pick in the first round of the NFL Draft to No. 26 on Thursday night to select quarterback Paxton Lynch from the University of Memphis. “It was honestly the greatest feeling,” an emotional Lynch said of getting the phone call that he will be joining the reigning Super Bowl champions. “I know the work I have put into this and all the stuff I have done going through this process and […]

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    Four things to know about the return of stormy weather to metro Denver

    DENVER — Here are the four biggest things you should know about the series of storms that will roll back into metro Denver and much of the rest of the state starting  early Thursday. From Chief Meteorologist Dave Fraser: Rain returns: We expect showers to develop quickly on Thursday.  There will be some thunderstorms too.  And by the evening hours some snow will start to mix with the rain. Snow arrives: We are still looking at the possibility that the […]

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    Thong thief steals $1,200 worth of underwear from Denver woman’s apartment

    DENVER — A woman who lives in Denver said a stranger somehow got a hold of her keys and would enter her apartment to steal her underwear. The victim lived in a Cherry Creek apartment by herself from September 2014 until February. She said she noticed underwear was missing, in particular, pricey thongs. She thought nothing of it. But then she installed a camera and a man was seen taking them. She said the thong thief took about $1,200 worth […]

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    Seniors start hard process of moving out after destructive apartment fire

    LITTLETON, Colo. — The Problem Solvers are doing what they can to help more than 100 senior citizens who must move out of their apartment complex after a destructive fire. They need help with storage, moving equipment and long-term housing. They have to dismantle their homes and their lives after the fire earlier this month made their building at the Southview Place Towers unlivable. Volunteers are helping them pack and load up onto moving trucks. The American Red Cross said it stills need […]

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    Homemade knife in cell of suspect accused of shooting Denver officer

    DENVER — The man accused of trying to kill a Denver police officer during a shootout faces a new charge — possession of contraband. A court document said a Denver sheriff’s deputy found a homemade knife while searching 36-year-old Jason Wood’s jail cell on April 13. Wood is accused of shooting officer Tony Lopez Jr. on Dec. 8 near Federal Boulevard and Clyde Place. Wood pleaded not guilty to charges of attempted murder and aggravated robbery in the Lopez incident. […]

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    Thief accused of taking thousands of dollars worth of cheese from pizza restaurant

    PUEBLO, Colo. — The Do Drop Inn in Pueblo has an expensive dairy dilemma. The owner believes a thief has taken up to $7,000 worth of provolone cheese from the restaurant. A suspect is seen on surveillance video. One month ago, the restaurant, which is also known as “the Pizza Factory,” ran out of its coveted ingredient. After some investigating, it realized it had been stolen. Then Tuesday, the suspected thief returned and nearly cleared out the supply. He’s on […]

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    Air Force staff sergeant arrested, accused of four sexual assaults on Front Range

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — An Air Force staff sergeant from Peterson Air Force Base has been arrested for an alleged sexual assault in Aurora earlier this year and three alleged sexual assaults in Colorado Springs in 2015. Desmond Alvis Martin, 29, of Colorado Springs, has been in jail since Feb. 15. “He is also being investigated for additional sexual assaults in Colorado Springs and Denver,” the Colorado Springs Police Department said in a statement Tuesday night. Colorado Springs, Denver and Aurora police, […]

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    One injured in auto body shop fire

    DENVER — One person was injured in a fire at an auto body shop Thursday night. The fire broke out at 24 Hour Automotive at East 46th Avenue and Josephine Street near Interstate 70. The Denver Fire Department initially tweeted that one person had died, but a spokeswoman later said that information was incorrect. Firefighters did pull out one person from the building who was transported to a hospital. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives was also at […]

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    Denver bomb squad gives all-clear at airport cargo facility

    DENVER — A part of a cargo facility was evacuated for a short time Thursday afternoon at Denver International Airport because of a suspicious package. The Denver Police Department said the bomb squad responded to the facility in the 7600 block of Undergrove Street to check out the situation. The facility is in a separate building southeast of the terminal. A statement from DIA said the area was evacuated as a precaution. ALERT UPDATE: #DPD Bomb Squad has cleared suspicious […]

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    Larimer County coroner: Dad kills teenage daughter, then himself

    LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. — The Larimer County Coroner’s Office said a man killed his teenage daughter and then himself this week after sheriff’s deputies found them in a car Monday afternoon. Robert Wolf, 52, of Lakewood took his 16-year-old daughter, Denver Wolf, on a spring break trip to Moab, Utah. His daughter lived with her mother in Colorado Springs. The coroner’s office said Wolf texted the girl’s mother while they were on their way back to Colorado. The mother got worried […]