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  • Crime scene in Denver

    Denver Crime Lab creates national model for new approach to law enforcement

    DENVER — By its very nature, a lot of law enforcement happens after the fact. Police respond to a crime after it has taken place. And then the job is catch the criminal. But Denver is at the forefront for a new approach to crime fighting that could create seismic changes in law enforcement. Investigators say what is happening here actually helps stop shootings before they happen. Julie Hayden shows us the cutting edge methods forensics experts are using at […]

  • Cialis

    Erectile dysfunction drug Cialis shows promise in treating cancer

    DENVER — Doctors are finding that the erectile dysfunction drug Cialis is showing promise in treating cancer. One patient participating in a clinical trial using the drug said that after only 20 days, he noticed remarkable results relating to his tongue cancer. “I absolutely felt the tumor in my tongue that was going to be removed .. reduce in size,” Marc Giattini said. Researchers say Cialis works by killing cells that depress the immune system and slowing down the tumor’s […]

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    Grass fire forces evacuations in Teller County subdivision

    TELLER COUNTY, Colo. — A grass fire forced evacuation of some homes in subdivision in Teller County west of Colorado Springs Tuesday afternoon. The fire was in the Highlands Meadow subdivision near Florissant at Teller County roads 11 and 1. Reports said about 12 homes were under a mandatory evacuation order. Fire crews were were able to control the fire quickly. All evacuation and pre-evacuation orders were lifted Tuesday evening. It had burned anywhere between 30 and 100 acres by […]

  • Goldfish in Teller Lake in Boulder County, Colo

    Thousands of goldfish threaten ecosystem at lake in Boulder County

    BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. — A favorite childhood pet for some people is causing chaos in one Boulder County lake. Thousands of goldfish are threatening the ecosystem at Teller Lake. Crews have the tough task of getting rid of all of the fish, as Dan Daru shows us in his video report above.  

  • Air Force Academy Cadet Alexandre Quiros

    Air Force Academy cadet’s death under investigation

    U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. — An investigation was underway Friday into what happened to an Air Force Academy cadet who died Thursday. Alexandre Quiros, 21 of Colorado Springs was found with injuries in his dormitory room where he was pronounced dead shortly before 4 p.m. The Air Force Office of Special Investigations is looking into his death. Cadet Quiros was a senior majoring in Astronautical Engineering. He made the dean’s list and commandant’s list several times. Sources said, Quiros […]

  • Louis Jordan

    Survival at sea: Tales of people who cheated death after days, weeks adrift

    It’s the kind of thing you see in movies, like Robert Redford’s role in “All Is Lost” or Ang Lee’s “Life of Pi.” But, in real life, it’s hard to swallow the idea of a single person being stranded at sea for days, weeks, if not months and somehow living to talk about it. Miracles do happen, though, and not just in Hollywood. We’re not talking about people who float aimlessly or run aground after running out of gas or […]

  • Weight Watchers – ‘Spring into action’

    DENVER — Did you know that losing just five percent of your body weight can increase your self-esteem and improve your body image too? Weight Watchers can help us “spring into action” this season with small changes to our eating habits that can make a big difference. Linda Reese shared some valuable information with us.

  • High winds and blowing dust reduce visibility in La Junta, Colo.

    High winds topple trees, power lines in southeast Colorado

    La JUNTA, Colo. — High winds in southeastern Colorado caused damage Thursday night. La Junta Fire Chief Aaron Eveatt said the high winds brought down trees and power lines in the community in the southeast part of the state. He sent the photo which was taken at U.S. Highway 50 and Colorado Avenue in La Junta. The Colorado State Patrol reported late Thursday night that Highway 50 was closed from Manzanola west to Avondale and also at the Wiley junction […]

  • Easter chicks

    Health experts warn about buying baby chicks for Easter

    DENVER — Sales of baby chicks go way up around Easter compared to any other time of the year. There are a few reasons to think twice before buying those cute chicks. One is that they’re going to grow up and require constant care just like any other pet. Another concern is from the Colorado Department of Public Health. It’s salmonella. Dan Daru shows us what to consider before bringing home a baby chick in his video report above.

  • Jesse Giron

    One of two suspects wanted for attacking 70-year-old woman outside Wal-Mart arrested

    DENVER — The Denver Police Department said Wednesday it has arrested one of two men accused of attacking and robbing a 70-year-old woman in a Stapleton neighborhood Wal-Mart parking lot. The woman had just cashed her tax refund check Tuesday when police say one of the suspects hit her in the face several times and took the cash from her hand. That man and a second man driving a black SUV fled from the scene, police said. According to a […]

  • Rattlesnake

    How to prevent rattlesnake bites

    DENVER — The son of Colorado Rockies pitcher John Axford left training camp to be with his little boy Jameson. The child is recovering in an Arizona hospital after a rattlesnake bit him. He’s one of about 8,000 people who get bitten by rattlesnakes each year. Boris Sanchez tells us about the dangers, and how to prevent rattlesnake bites in his video report above.

  • Park Meadows suspect

    Credit card skimmers found on ATMs at Park Meadows Mall

    LONE TREE, Colo. — A credit card skimmer and camera were found on an ATM inside Park Meadows Mall on Thursday and two more skimmers were found on ATMs inside the mall Tuesday, authorities said. It’s unclear how long the skimmers were on the ATMs or how many people might be affected. One of the skimmers was located near the dining area Thursday. It had a camera on it to record people entering their PINs. The other two ATMs with […]