• First Lady Michelle Obama rallies supporters on behalf of Democratic Sen. Mark Udall at Denver's Exdo Event Center Thursday.

    First Lady Michelle Obama rallies support for Udall in Denver

    DENVER — Following Secretary Hillary Clinton’s impassioned plea to Colorado women earlier this week, First Lady Michelle Obama urged a large crowd here Thursday to support Democratic Sen. Mark Udall and offered a hearty defense of her husband’s first six years in office. Obama, still an asset on the campaign trail in 2014 while vulnerable […]

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    Dying man makes ‘complete turnaround’ after hospital reunion with lost dog

    CORBIN, Ky. — A 73-year-old man in a Kentucky hospital had stopped eating, and he told a health car worker that he missed his dog, a one-eyed Chihuahua he hadn’t seen since paramedics brought him to the hospital weeks earlier. That’s when Baptist Health Corbin bent the rules for the man — to some amazing […]

  • When Renee Zellweger arrived at the 2014 Elle Women in Hollywood awards October 20 and posed for the photo on the right, some people said they couldn't recognize her. Perhaps that's because the "Bridget Jones" star has spent less time in the public eye recently; her last film credit was in 2010, and a photo from that year is shown on the left. Zellweger's next film, "The Whole Truth," is due in 2015. (Credit: CNN)

    Is this really Renee Zellweger?

    LOS ANGELES — Renee Zellweger, you had us at “hello.” More like, had us scratching our heads at your look on the red carpet Monday at the Elle Magazine 21st annual Women in Hollywood event. The actress looked so different from her “Jerry Maguire” and “Bridget Jones’s Diary” days that some questioned whether it was really […]

  • When the Bubble of Safety Burst

    We agreed to meet for coffee, and Gillian (not her real name) arrived ready to share how she’s been ‘living through it’ ever since the deadly Arapahoe High School shooting just over 10 months ago. Taking a sip of her Pumpkin Spice Latte  she talked about how, “I had answered 15 questions on my Science […]

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    Restaurant Report Card: King Wok, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Sub N Bowl

    DENVER — The restaurant is called King Wok, but their most recent health inspection might make you walk away. King Wok The Denver restaurant earned an “F” on our Restaurant Report Card for 10 critical violations in its unannounced inspections in August and February. In August an inspector said, “More than six common house flies […]

  • Sen. Mark Udall encouraging Democratic volunteers to spend time knocking on doors over the final weeks of the campaign to help him pull off a victory over Republican Congressman Cory Gardner.

    Udall needs Democratic ground game to come up big again

    AURORA — Looking to rally a room full of volunteers to work hard on his behalf over the final 18 days of the campaign, Democratic Sen. Mark Udall told them that the national pundits, looking at polls showing him trailing GOP Congressman Cory Gardner, are “already counting us out.” It’s the standard “win one for […]

  • The second nurse to contract Ebola flew on Frontier Airlines to and from Dallas/Fort Worth and Cleveland, Ohio. Her flight to Cleveland was on Frontier Airlines flight 1142 on October 10, 2014. The flight from to Dallas was on Frontier Airlines flight 1143 on October 13, 2014.

    Ebola sparks fear in Ohio, Texas; nurse transferred; health officials grilled

    An Ebola-stricken Texas nurse will fly to a Maryland hospital that specializes in the deadly virus, and several Ohioans have isolated themselves out of fear they were exposed to another Texas nurse with Ebola, officials said Thursday. Federal health officials are facing Congress over how the U.S. has handled the crisis, and another person in […]

  • Elizabeth Holmes left Stanford University at 19 with a plan to start her own company. For money, she cashed out the funds her parents had saved for tuition. Now, she counts billionaire Larry Ellison as an investor in her company, Theranos.

    A surprising fact about America’s youngest female billionaire

    NEW YORK — America’s youngest self-made female billionaire is 30 years old and a college dropout. The company she founded has the potential to change health care for millions of Americans. Elizabeth Holmes left Stanford University at 19 with a plan to start her own company. For money, she cashed out the funds her parents […]

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    Second health care worker tests positive for Ebola at Dallas hospital

    DALLAS -- A second health care worker at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital who cared for Thomas Eric Duncan has tested positive for Ebola, health officials said Wednesday -- casting further doubt on the hospital's ability to handle Ebola and protect employees.

  • 10 Things to Know Today

    TODAY: Huge House Fire, Ballots Being Mailed, Pit Bull Brutally Attacked

    DENVER — Here are your 10 Things to Know for Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014. 1. Huge house fire erupts after neighbors hear explosion A two-alarm fire in Aurora fully engulfed one home and an adjacent home also caught fire early Tuesday morning. 2. Suspect shot in east Denver shooting A suspect was being sought after […]

  • The University of Colorado Hospital's Pink Life Saver bus.

    Screenings in mobile mammogram bus to be provided outside FOX31 Denver studio Tuesday

    DENVER — American women have a 12.3 percent lifetime risk for breast cancer. Mammograms are not always accurate as researchers say they miss about 20 percent of breast cancer cases that can lead to false positive test results and potentially unnecessary surgery. Still, doctors say women should get a yearly mammogram starting at age 40, […]

  • Rep. Mike Coffman courting Latino voters.

    New poll to reveal who Latinos prefer as Election Day draws near

    DENVER — A new poll Tuesday will provide a better idea of what issues are important and which political candidates Hispanics prefer. Nearly 21 percent of Coloradans are Hispanic. Like in 2012, key races will most likely come down to women and Latino voters. That includes District 6, which includes parts of Denver, Aurora and […]