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#Colorado

# colorado - Saturday 1 January, 2022

Hundreds of victims of Colorado wildfire begin new year surveying destruction
# Colorado
# Colorado

Hundreds of victims of Colorado wildfire begin new year surveying destruction

Jan 1st 2022, 9:12 AM 16,610 Views 3 Comments

At least seven people were injured, but there have been no reports of any deaths.

# colorado - Friday 31 December, 2021

Tens of thousands face anxious wait to return home after fleeing wildfires in Colorado
# Denver
# Denver

Tens of thousands face anxious wait to return home after fleeing wildfires in Colorado

Dec 31st 2021, 5:57 PM 11,358 Views 3 Comments

At least one first responder and six other people were injured in the blazes.

# colorado - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

Gunman who killed five people in Colorado shooting spree ‘knew most of his victims’
# Denver
# Denver

Gunman who killed five people in Colorado shooting spree ‘knew most of his victims’

Dec 29th 2021, 8:16 AM 19,522 Views 3 Comments

Lyndon McLeod carried out the shootings at a number of locations before being shot dead by a police officer.

# colorado - Tuesday 28 December, 2021

Lone shooter kills four people in two Colorado cities
# Shooting
# Shooting

Lone shooter kills four people in two Colorado cities

Dec 28th 2021, 10:45 AM 22,588 Views 18 Comments

The shooter was killed by police after opening fire in multiple locations last night.

# colorado - Monday 11 October, 2021

Elk roaming Colorado with car tyre around neck for two years has object removed
# Tyred Out
# Tyred Out

Elk roaming Colorado with car tyre around neck for two years has object removed

Oct 11th 2021, 11:01 PM 38,583 Views 28 Comments

Wildlife officers first spotted the elk with the tyre around its neck in July 2019 while conducting a population survey.

# colorado - Monday 6 September, 2021

Young girl dies on mine drop ride at Colorado amusement park
# USA
# USA

Young girl dies on mine drop ride at Colorado amusement park

Sep 6th 2021, 10:03 PM 51,141 Views 0 Comments

Park visitors are required to sign a release of liability waiver before going on any rides or attractions.

# colorado - Monday 10 May, 2021

Seven dead after shooting at Colorado birthday party
# United States
# United States

Seven dead after shooting at Colorado birthday party

May 10th 2021, 7:06 AM 43,996 Views 32 Comments

The suspected shooter was the boyfriend of a female victim at the party attended by friends, family and children.

# colorado - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

Man (21) charged with murder after ten killed in Colorado supermarket shooting
# Boulder
# Boulder

Man (21) charged with murder after ten killed in Colorado supermarket shooting

Updated Mar 23rd 2021, 7:31 PM 87,716 Views 131 Comments
  • Police have charged the suspect with ten counts of murder
  • US President Joe Biden is calling for a ban on assault weapons
  • The attack was the seventh mass killing this year in the US

# colorado - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

US detects first case of UK coronavirus variant in Colorado
# Strain
# Strain

US detects first case of UK coronavirus variant in Colorado

Dec 30th 2020, 7:32 AM 9,798 Views 8 Comments

The case was confirmed in a man in his 20s who had no close contacts.

# colorado - Thursday 5 November, 2020

US state of Colorado votes to reintroduce wolves
# Send In The Hounds
# Send In The Hounds

US state of Colorado votes to reintroduce wolves

Nov 5th 2020, 8:46 PM 26,682 Views 21 Comments

The apex predator disappeared from the state in the 1940s.

# colorado - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Two US police officers fired after photo emerges of them re-enacting chokehold used on black man who later died
# Aurora
# Aurora

Two US police officers fired after photo emerges of them re-enacting chokehold used on black man who later died

Jul 4th 2020, 3:20 PM 43,318 Views 44 Comments

The officers imitated a chokehold used on a black man who subsequently died last August.

# colorado - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

American climber dies after reaching top of Mount Everest
# Christopher Kulish
# Christopher Kulish

American climber dies after reaching top of Mount Everest

May 28th 2019, 10:43 AM 48,549 Views 63 Comments

About half a dozen climbers died on Everest last week, including two Irish men .

# colorado - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Teenager killed and eight seriously injured in high school shooting in the US
# Colorado
# Colorado

Teenager killed and eight seriously injured in high school shooting in the US

May 8th 2019, 7:12 AM 16,628 Views 40 Comments

The attack happened close to Columbine High School where 13 people were killed in 1999.

# colorado - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Colorado man avoids death penalty for killing his pregnant wife and their two young daughters
# Christopher Watts
# Christopher Watts

Colorado man avoids death penalty for killing his pregnant wife and their two young daughters

Nov 20th 2018, 12:14 PM 66,862 Views 29 Comments

Christopher Watts pleaded guilty to killing his wife Shanann Watts and two children Bella and Celeste last August.

# colorado - Monday 4 June, 2018

US Supreme Court sides with baker who refused to make same-sex couple's wedding cake
# Colorado
# Colorado

US Supreme Court sides with baker who refused to make same-sex couple's wedding cake

Jun 4th 2018, 5:45 PM 32,225 Views 118 Comments

The court ruled that an initial judgement against Jack Phillips had shown a ‘clear and impermissible hostility’ towards his ‘sincere religious beliefs’.

Off-duty FBI agent accidentally shoots bystander after backflip in Colorado club
# Backfired
# Backfired

Off-duty FBI agent accidentally shoots bystander after backflip in Colorado club

Jun 4th 2018, 9:29 AM 48,220 Views 44 Comments

The shooting victim was taken to hospital from non-life-threatening injuries, local media reported.

# colorado - Sunday 31 December, 2017

'We have multiple deputies down': One police officer dead and four injured in US shooting
# Shooting
# Shooting

'We have multiple deputies down': One police officer dead and four injured in US shooting

Dec 31st 2017, 4:50 PM 136,712 Views 159 Comments

It is an ongoing incident.

# colorado - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

US Supreme Court to hear arguments in gay marriage cake dispute
# Landmark Case
# Landmark Case

US Supreme Court to hear arguments in gay marriage cake dispute

Dec 5th 2017, 7:45 AM 9,922 Views 81 Comments

A Colorado bakery owner refused to make a cake for a couple’s wedding.

# colorado - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Child kicked out of Cub Scouts after grilling US politician on gun control
# Colorado
# Colorado

Child kicked out of Cub Scouts after grilling US politician on gun control

Oct 22nd 2017, 7:15 PM 31,589 Views 68 Comments

The Boy Scouts have refused to comment on the reason the boy was asked to leave.

# colorado - Sunday 10 September, 2017

'A pretty big find': Colorado construction crew uncovers 66-million-year-old triceratops skeleton
# Quite A Find
# Quite A Find

'A pretty big find': Colorado construction crew uncovers 66-million-year-old triceratops skeleton

Sep 10th 2017, 7:30 AM 30,222 Views 35 Comments

The good quality of the skeleton might help answer questions that have been puzzling archaeologists.

# colorado - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Body of man who was searching for hidden treasure found in Rio Grande river
# Rocky Mountains
# Rocky Mountains

Body of man who was searching for hidden treasure found in Rio Grande river

Jun 21st 2017, 8:43 AM 18,500 Views 14 Comments

Police have asked the antiquities dealer behind the hunt to call it off, saying it’s putting lives at risk.

# colorado - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Convicted criminal released 90 years early pleads to be allowed stay free
# Colorado
# Colorado

Convicted criminal released 90 years early pleads to be allowed stay free

Dec 22nd 2016, 8:20 AM 25,934 Views 63 Comments

Rene Lima-Marin started a family and got a steady job after he was released from prison.

# colorado - Thursday 15 December, 2016

A Colorado school district will allow teachers carry guns
# Guns In Schools
# Guns In Schools

A Colorado school district will allow teachers carry guns

Dec 15th 2016, 3:44 PM 7,499 Views 60 Comments

The latest Colorado vote came on the fourth anniversary of the Sandy Hook massacre.

# colorado - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Here’s what it’s like in the first US city to allow marijuana to be smoked socially
# Colorado
# Colorado

Here’s what it’s like in the first US city to allow marijuana to be smoked socially

Nov 19th 2016, 7:30 PM 27,454 Views 57 Comments

Denver now allows bars and restaurants to give patrons the option to use marijuana alongside a cocktail or meal.

# colorado - Sunday 4 September, 2016

Former Columbine headmaster: 'They didn't come out of their mothers' wombs hating the world'
# Columbine
# Columbine

Former Columbine headmaster: 'They didn't come out of their mothers' wombs hating the world'

Sep 4th 2016, 9:30 PM 39,596 Views 23 Comments

Frank DeAngelis believes there should be a greater focus on the mental health of young people.

# colorado - Saturday 3 September, 2016

The US is going to start destroying about 780,000 chemical-filled artillery shells
# Chemical Weapons
# Chemical Weapons

The US is going to start destroying about 780,000 chemical-filled artillery shells

Sep 3rd 2016, 11:30 AM 13,515 Views 29 Comments

A US army plant is about to start destroying the nation’s largest remaining stockpile of mustard agent.

# colorado - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Thirteen skydivers parachute from burning plane after bird causes engine to go on fire
# Burning Plane
# Burning Plane

Thirteen skydivers parachute from burning plane after bird causes engine to go on fire

Aug 9th 2016, 9:17 AM 24,374 Views 23 Comments

It’s reported that feathers from the birds were found embedded in the plane’s engine.

Two children and their teenage babysitter drown in Colorado swimming pool
# Horrible Tragedy
# Horrible Tragedy

Two children and their teenage babysitter drown in Colorado swimming pool

Aug 9th 2016, 8:04 AM 36,956 Views 16 Comments

The three female minors were aged three, five and seventeen.

# colorado - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Mum saves boy (5) from being mauled by mountain lion
# Colorado
# Colorado

Mum saves boy (5) from being mauled by mountain lion

Jun 19th 2016, 9:22 AM 18,570 Views 20 Comments

The boy sustained minor injuries.

# colorado - Friday 19 February, 2016

'I was asking her why she was doing it' - Woman whose unborn baby was taken from her womb after answering internet ad
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

'I was asking her why she was doing it' - Woman whose unborn baby was taken from her womb after answering internet ad

Feb 19th 2016, 1:22 PM 41,660 Views 24 Comments

Michelle Wilkins testified she went to Lane’s home in response to a Craigslist ad offering free maternity clothes.

# colorado - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Where do Ireland's political parties stand on decriminalising cannabis?
# Drug Use
# Drug Use

Where do Ireland's political parties stand on decriminalising cannabis?

Feb 13th 2016, 9:00 PM 55,216 Views 96 Comments

Could Ireland go down the Portuguese route?

# colorado - Sunday 31 January, 2016

One killed, at least six injured as violence breaks out at Denver motorcycle rally
# Biker Gangs
# Biker Gangs

One killed, at least six injured as violence breaks out at Denver motorcycle rally

Jan 31st 2016, 7:38 AM 13,276 Views 10 Comments

A witness said the feud was started by rival biker gangs.

# colorado - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Charity gives free joints to homeless people on Christmas Eve
# Denver
# Denver

Charity gives free joints to homeless people on Christmas Eve

Dec 26th 2015, 8:06 PM 19,418 Views 30 Comments

The non-profit organisation said they stunt was an attempt to raise funds for services for homeless people.

# colorado - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Man accused of killing 3 in Planned Parenthood shooting says he's a 'warrior for the babies'
# Colorado Shooting
# Colorado Shooting

Man accused of killing 3 in Planned Parenthood shooting says he's a 'warrior for the babies'

Dec 10th 2015, 9:14 AM 10,603 Views 46 Comments

Robert Louis Dear is accused of killing three people and wounding nine others.

# colorado - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

This homeless man has just won €450,000 on a scratchcard
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

This homeless man has just won €450,000 on a scratchcard

Dec 9th 2015, 11:33 AM 21,367 Views 36 Comments

He had been staying at a homeless shelter in Aspen, Colorado.

# colorado - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Suspect named in family planning clinic shooting that left three dead
# Robert Lewis Dear
# Robert Lewis Dear

Suspect named in family planning clinic shooting that left three dead

Nov 28th 2015, 4:12 PM 22,713 Views 112 Comments

The shooting took place just a day after millions of Americans celebrated Thanksgiving.

# colorado - Friday 27 November, 2015

LISTEN: Planned Parenthood gunman surrenders after at least five police, six civilians shot
# Colorado
# Colorado

LISTEN: Planned Parenthood gunman surrenders after at least five police, six civilians shot

Nov 27th 2015, 11:41 PM 33,730 Views 241 Comments

The suspected shooter was arrested just before midnight.

# colorado - Monday 23 November, 2015

This photo of a baby girl wearing her fallen mother's police hat has gone viral
# Drink Driving
# Drink Driving

This photo of a baby girl wearing her fallen mother's police hat has gone viral

Nov 23rd 2015, 10:43 PM 23,474 Views 17 Comments

Jaimie Jursevics was allegedly killed by a drunk driver.

# colorado - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Isis bookshop vandalised for fifth time, still refuses to change name
# Egyptian Goddess
# Egyptian Goddess

Isis bookshop vandalised for fifth time, still refuses to change name

Nov 22nd 2015, 8:45 AM 39,683 Views 56 Comments

‘Some ignorant people believe that the terrorists have a gift store in the middle of Denver.’

# colorado - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Students suspended over widespread sexting at high school
# Colorado
# Colorado

Students suspended over widespread sexting at high school

Nov 7th 2015, 4:15 PM 24,244 Views 31 Comments

The local prosecutor wants to know if anyone was coerced.

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