After protests, Colorado made changes to its Sand Creek Massacre monument, but Confederate memorials remain
The war's dark legacy lives on in several ways here -- from small Confederate memorials to memories of a Union massacre of indigenous people.
That Senate vote on Planned Parenthood funding doesn’t affect Colorado because Gov. Bill Owens took away Title X funding years ago
"For us it's a symbolic move," said Whitney Phillips, a spokeswoman for Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains. "They are not giving up."
There’s supposed to be a general strike on Friday in Denver and across the country. So what’s a general strike?
I asked labor historian Erik Loomis. Friday's event is unlikely to be a real general strike, but Day without Immigrants might get close.
More than 1,000 people gathered in Skyline Park to voice their support of Planned Parenthood.
"This is a spiritual war, but it has a physical dimension," said Tom Uebbing, a pro-life activist who helped organize the event.
Robert Dear told investigators he attacked the clinic because of his anti-abortion stance.
John Dear Jr. was sent to the Colorado State Mental Health Institute at Pueblo to be treatment for delusional disorder three months ago.
The raises come in response to demands from an employee organization and are meant to make up for rising cost of living.
Higher wages will be phased in over four years for some 2,400 metro area janitors.