Delta Plane Makes Emergency Landing After Windshield Shatters Mid-Flight

The Washington-bound flight was diverted to Denver after its crew “declared an emergency due to a cracked windshield,” according to the F.A.A.

#airlines-and-airplanes, #aviation-accidents-safety-and-disasters, #delta-air-lines-inc, #denver-colo, #salt-lake-city-utah

Federal Jury Awards $14 Million to George Floyd Protesters Injured In Denver

Jurors in the civil case found that the Denver Police used excessive force against the 12 plaintiffs.

#american-civil-liberties-union, #black-lives-matter-movement, #civil-rights-and-liberties, #colorado, #columbus-ohio, #demonstrations-protests-and-riots, #denver-colo, #george-floyd-protests-2020, #police-brutality-misconduct-and-shootings

Ron Miles, Understated Master of Jazz Cornet, Is Dead at 58

He enjoyed the admiration of his fellow musicians for decades, but he had just been starting to find his place in the spotlight.

#blue-note-records, #deaths-obituaries, #denver-colo, #jazz, #metropolitan-state-university-of-denver, #miles-ron

Prosecutors to Drop Murder Charge in Fatal Shooting After Right-Wing Rally in Denver

The district attorney’s office said it was not able to overcome Matthew Dolloff’s claim that he had acted in “self-defense or defense of others” when he shot Lee John Keltner in 2020.

#demonstrations-protests-and-riots, #denver-colo, #dolloff-matthew-1990, #keltner-lee-1971-2020, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides, #right-wing-extremism-and-alt-right, #self-defense

Record-Setting Colorado Fires Destroyed More Than 500 Homes

Unlike fires in mountain wilderness, which often burn over the course of weeks, the destruction on Thursday played out in minutes and hours.

#boulder-colo, #colorado, #denver-colo, #fires-and-firefighters, #polis-jared-s-1975, #suburbs, #wildfires

Colorado Wildfires: What We Know

The fires on Thursday burned at least 500 homes and forced tens of thousands of residents to evacuate.

#boulder-colo, #colorado, #denver-colo, #evacuations-and-evacuees, #wildfires, #wind

Denver Shooting: Rampage Leaves 5 Dead, Including Gunman

The shooting spree on Monday night left three others wounded, including a police officer.

#attacks-on-police, #denver-colo, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides, #police-brutality-misconduct-and-shootings

Prosecutors Move to Reduce 110-Year Sentence for Trucker in Deadly Crash

After Rogel Aguilera-Mederos was sentenced in connection with a 2019 crash in Colorado that left four people dead, a district attorney asked a judge to reconsider the lengthy punishment.

#aguilera-mederos-rogel, #amnesties-commutations-and-pardons, #colorado, #crime-and-criminals, #denver-colo, #lakewood-colo, #mandatory-sentencing, #traffic-accidents-and-safety

Four Lives Lost in Another American Pandemic: Homicides

In many cities, towns and rural areas, homicides are up in 2021, even after a sharp rise last year. The reasons are elusive. The impact is immeasurable. Here are four stories from one month that offer a glimpse of the toll.

#albuquerque-nm, #denver-colo, #flint-mich, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides

The Market for Single-Family Rentals Grows as Homeownership Wanes

House hunters are attracted to the hassle-free living and lack of down payments, but there’s a trade-off: They give up the investment of owning a home.

#avilla-homes, #communities-at-shearwater, #dallas-tex, #denver-colo, #deridder-la, #freehold-communities, #generation-x, #invitation-homes-lp, #jacksonville-fla, #millennial-generation, #nexmetro-communities, #real-estate-and-housing-residential, #renting-and-leasing-real-estate

What a Museum Wants to Be in the 21st Century

The Denver Art Museum, responsive, interactive and fashion-conscious, transforms its headquarters into the institution that current-day curators dream of.

#architecture, #art, #culture-arts, #denver-colo, #denver-art-museum, #museums

Paranormal Play in Denver From Meow Wolf

“Convergence Station,” the company’s third installation, may be good business. But is it good art?

#amusement-and-theme-parks, #art, #convergence-station-exhibit, #denver-colo, #las-vegas-nev, #meow-wolf-art-collective, #santa-fe-nm

What $3 Million Buys You in Pennsylvania, Colorado and Washington

A renovated 1840s farmhouse in Bucks County, an 1890 Victorian in Denver and an energy-efficient retreat on Lopez Island.

#bucks-county-pa, #content-type-service, #denver-colo, #lopez-island-wash, #newtown-pa, #real-estate-and-housing-residential

Clint Smith on ‘How the Word Is Passed’

Smith discusses his new book about reckoning with the history of slavery, and Julian Rubinstein discusses “The Holly.”

#books-and-literature, #denver-colo, #how-the-word-is-passed-a-reckoning-with-the-history-of-slavery-across-america-book, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides, #rubinstein-julian, #slavery-historical, #smith-clint-poet, #the-holly-five-bullets-one-gun-and-the-struggle-to-save-an-american-neighborhood-book, #united-states

An Anti-Gang Activist, a Shooting and a Community Long Abused and Ignored

“The Holly,” by Julian Rubinstein, explores the history of gang violence in a historically Black Denver neighborhood, and the often misguided efforts of law enforcement agencies to reduce it.

#black-people, #books-and-literature, #denver-colo, #gangs, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides, #race-and-ethnicity, #rubinstein-julian, #the-holly-five-bullets-one-gun-and-the-struggle-to-save-an-american-neighborhood-book

Reverse Migration: Moving to Cities While Others Flee

Suburban homeowners who have profited from the urban exodus during the pandemic are leaving small-town life behind to find out what they have been missing.

#boston-mass, #chicago-ill, #denver-colo, #los-angeles-calif, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #real-estate-and-housing-residential, #suburbs, #urban-areas, #washington-dc

Colorado Snowstorm Knocks Out Power to Thousands and Snarls Travel

The storm, which brought heavy, wet snow to parts of Colorado and Wyoming, resulted in road closings, canceled flights and downed trees and power lines.

#colorado, #denver-colo, #power-failures-and-blackouts, #snow-and-snowstorms, #weather, #wyoming

Colorado Braces for a Major Snowstorm This Weekend

Denver could see up to two feet of snow, while areas north could see four feet. Gov. Jared Polis has activated the Colorado National Guard.

#colorado, #denver-colo, #fort-collins-colo, #nebraska, #polis-jared-s-1975, #rocky-mountain-national-park-colo, #snow-and-snowstorms, #weather, #wyoming

3 Teens Charged in Denver House Fire That Killed 5 From Senegal

The authorities said there was no indication that the August 2020 arson was a hate crime but described it as one of the most heinous cases they had investigated.

#accidents-and-safety, #arson, #baye-hawa-d-2020, #bureau-of-alcohol-tobacco-firearms-and-explosives, #colorado, #denver-colo, #diol-adja-d-2020, #diol-djibril-1990-2020, #diol-hassan-d-2020, #diol-khadija-d-2020, #fires-and-firefighters, #hancock-michael-b, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides, #senegal

$1.3 Million Homes in Pennsylvania, Colorado and Texas

A 1769 townhouse in the Society Hill section of Philadelphia, an 1898 home in Denver and a 1997 postmodern house designed by Michael Graves in Austin.

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Guard to Face Murder Charge in Shooting at Denver Rally, D.A. Says

The guard, Matthew Dolloff, had been hired as private security by a television station that was covering dueling demonstrations on Saturday.

#9news, #demonstrations-protests-and-riots, #denver-colo, #dolloff-matthew-1990, #keltner-lee-1971-2020, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides, #news-and-news-media, #right-wing-extremism-and-alt-right

Denver Photojournalist Captures Shooting as It Unfolds

Helen H. Richardson, a photographer at The Denver Post, was steps away when a rally and a counterprotest ended in a fatal shooting.

#denver-colo, #denver-post, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides, #photography

Private Security Guard Held in Fatal Denver Shooting, Officials Say

The guard, Matthew Dolloff, had been hired as private security by a local news station that was covering dueling demonstrations on Saturday.

#9news, #committee-to-protect-journalists, #demonstrations-protests-and-riots, #denver-colo, #matthew-dolloff, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides, #news-and-news-media, #right-wing-extremism-and-alt-right, #security-and-warning-systems

Fatal Shooting in Denver Amid Dueling Protests, Police Say

The police said it was not immediately clear whether the shooting was connected to opposing rallies by far-right and far-left activists.

#antifa-movement-us, #black-lives-matter-movement, #demonstrations-protests-and-riots, #denver-colo, #denver-communists, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides, #patriot-muster

Sizing Up the Rural-Urban Travel Divide: Who’s Up and Who’s Down

Remote U.S. destinations, where social distancing is easier, are generally faring better than cities, which are trying hard to get a bigger share of the leisure crowd.

#business-travel, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #denver-colo, #florida-panhandle, #las-vegas-nev, #new-york-city, #rural-areas, #states-us, #travel-and-vacations, #urban-areas

Leaf Peeping Is Not Canceled: 6 Drives and Hikes to Try This Fall

From the Berkshires to the Rockies, the vibrant colors of fall are popping, and nothing, not even a pandemic, can stop them. Six writers in six states reveal their favorite drives and hikes.

#appalachian-region, #autumn-season, #berkshires-mass, #cuyahoga-valley-national-park-ohio, #denver-colo, #maine, #nashville-tenn, #parks-and-other-recreation-areas, #road-trips, #travel-and-vacations, #trees-and-shrubs, #west-virginia

Denver Wants to Fix a Legacy of Environmental Racism

Historically, trees and city parks in America go to wealthy, white neighborhoods. Now, a program in Colorado’s capital is trying to correct that injustice.

#black-people, #denver-colo, #discrimination, #environment, #global-warming, #hispanic-americans, #parks-and-other-recreation-areas, #urban-areas

Crazy Weather in Colorado: Roasting Yesterday, Snowing Today

Temperatures plunged more than 50 degrees overnight as an Arctic air mass drove into the Denver area, bringing a very early winter storm on Tuesday.

#boulder-colo, #denver-colo, #rocky-mountain-national-park-colo, #seasons-and-months, #snow-and-snowstorms, #summer-season, #weather, #wildfires

$260,000 Homes in Ohio, Maine and Colorado

A circa-1900 cottage in Columbus, a Second Empire-style house in Calais and a two-bedroom condominium in Denver.

#columbus-ohio, #denver-colo, #maine, #real-estate-and-housing-residential

Three in Masks Sought in Denver House Fire That Killed Five

Detectives hope that a chilling picture of people in dark hoods and white masks leads them to those who set fire to a house this month, killing five members of a Senegalese family.

#arson, #denver-colo, #diol-adia, #diol-djibril, #diol-hassan, #diol-khadija, #fires-and-firefighters, #hawa-baye, #muslim-americans, #senegal

Retired Police Officer Tracks Down Escapee Who Shot Him Almost 50 Years Ago

“It was like unfinished business,” the former Denver officer said of finding the fugitive, who had been living under an alias in New Mexico for decades.

#archuleta-luis, #california, #cinquanta-daril, #denver-colo, #fugitives, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides, #prison-escapes

A 92-Year-Old Piano Teacher Won’t Let Students Miss Bach in the Pandemic

Cornelia Vertenstein, a Holocaust survivor, is still teaching piano lessons over FaceTime from her Denver home.

#classical-music, #colorado, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #denver-colo, #holocaust-and-the-nazi-era, #pianos, #smartphones, #videophones-and-videoconferencing

Lockdown Protesters Would’ve Wanted Titanic to Sink Sooner, Kimmel Says

Trump supporters like the ones calling for an end to stay-at-home orders “seem to fight hardest for the things that will kill them,” Jimmy Kimmel said.

#colbert-stephen, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #demonstrations-protests-and-riots, #denver-colo, #jordan-michael, #kimmel-jimmy, #miranda-lin-manuel, #noah-trevor-1984, #snoop-dogg, #trump-donald-j, #united-states-politics-and-government