Youth sought in Albuquerque twin killings arrested in Denver

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A 16-year-old youth sought in a double homicide in Albuquerque has been arrested in Denver. The youth was sought in the Jan. 27 shooting deaths of Aerial Mallam, 21, and Jessica Casaus Lucero, 31, at an apartment complex where a third person was shot and wounded, Albuquerque police said late Thursday. According […]

Juvenile, 2 adults injured in Aurora apartment fire

Three people, including a juvenile, were injured in an apartment fire in Aurora early Saturday morning. The two-alarm fire broke out sometime around 2:30 a.m. at an apartment complex in the area of 200 S. Jasper Circle, northeast of S. Chambers Road and E. Alameda Parkway. Aurora Fire Rescue said firefighters rescued one person from […]

Company suspected in oil spill had dozens of violations – The Denver Post

By AMY TAXIN and CHRISTOPHER WEBER HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The company that operates the pipeline suspected in one of California’s largest oil spills has been cited 72 times for safety and environmental violations that were severe enough that drilling had to be curtailed or stopped to fix the problem, regulatory records show. In […]

At least 3 dead in Amtrak train derailment in Montana – The Denver Post

By AMY BETH HANSON and TAREK HAMADA JOPLIN, Mont. (AP) — At least three people were killed Saturday afternoon when an Amtrak train that runs between Seattle and Chicago derailed in north-central Montana, toppling several cars onto their sides, authorities said. The westbound Empire Builder train derailed about 4 p.m. near Joplin, a town of […]

Sunny and clear skies in Colorado expected during Labor Day drive home

With a sunny and relatively clear forecast for Labor Day across Colorado, thousands of motorists shuttling home from the holiday weekend should see relatively few problems save for traffic congestion. More importantly, the slowdowns expected along Interstate 70 through lane-limited Glenwood Canyon shouldn’t see any weather concerns like those that caused a shutdown Friday night […]

Two suspects arrested in fatal shooting of man on East Colfax in Denver.

Two suspects have been arrested in connection to a man’s shooting death on East Colfax Avenue. Jaime Humberto Espino-Amador, 19, and Jasmine Munoz, 22, have been arrested on suspicion of the Aug. 11 shooting death of 27-year-old Darrian Butler near Clermont Street and Colfax, according to Denver police. Espino-Amador was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of […]