Posted: 07/17/2008 - Comedian Andy dick has been arrested in Riverside County, California, for investigation of drug use and sexual battery.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - Weeks after massive flooding in the Midwest, at least five states are considering federally-funded buyouts so residents can move to higher ground.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - A sixth body has been pulled from a rural, central California canal after a collision between a septic truck and a sport utility vehicle carrying farm workers from a peach orchard.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - Pentagon leaders are looking for ways to send additional U.S. troops to Afghanistan this year.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - The funeral for former White House press secretary Tony Snow is being held in Washington this morning.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - Fox News says the Reverend Jesse Jackson used the N-word during a break in a TV interview where he criticized presidential candidate Barack Obama.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - Pope Benedict says the world's natural resources are being squandered by “insatiable” consumption and urges people to care more for the environment.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - The number of newly laid-off people signing up for jobless benefits went up last week as companies keep work forces lean given the economy's slowdown.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - The U.S. Justice Department and the Metro Gang Task Force say they've arrested 23 people suspected of distributing about 10,000 pills of Ecstasy per week in the Denver area.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - Michelle Obama was in Denver today to raise money and campaign for her husband, Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama.
Updated: 07/17/2008 - With the economy in what seems to be a downward spiral and the cost of just about everything rising, everyone is looking to cut costs. This includes the local jail.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - The cost to contain the Grand Complex, which includes the Coal Creek Fire and Clover Fire, is on the rise.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - The market for residential wind turbines has been growing at about 25 percent a year.
Posted: 07/17/2008 - Police were called to Hwy. 6&50 at 22rd. just after midnight Thursday, when witnesses reported seeing a gray Ford F-250 roll over, and the driver attempting to drive away.
Posted: 07/16/2008 - A group of legally blind women prove you don't have to see the road to enjoy the ride.
Updated: 07/16/2008 - As part of long-standing city tradition, Grand Junction City Council opens its meetings with an invocation, or prayer, but in recent months, one group has taken up issue with the religious proceedings, and the city council is now talking about its options.
Updated: 07/17/2008 - Firefighters knocked down a house fire Wednesday afternoon in Orchard Mesa on East Lynwood Street.
Posted: 07/16/2008 - A state audit found the Colorado Division of Parks lacks oversight and accountability when it comes to spending money. $1.3 million dollars is missing, the agency hired a comedian to entertain staff at 800–dollars an hour and directors used their positions to get cabin stays for their family and friends.
Posted: 07/16/2008 - Consumer prices made a sharp jump last month rising 1.1 percent, the biggest increase since September of 2005. With consumer earning power down and inflation up many people are looking for ways to save a few dollars. With a close to one percent drop in earnings combined with a 6.6 percent increase in energy costs consumer prices rose at the second fastest pace in 26 years.
Posted: 07/16/2008 - Fire management teams say that the smoke and haze you see across the Grand Valley during the day, isn't from the fires burning on the Mesa.
Posted: 07/16/2008 - An audit says the Colorado Division of Parks failed to properly account for millions of dollars.
Posted: 07/16/2008 - After meeting with several economists, House speaker Nancy Pelosi says she and other Democrats in congress are proceeding with another stimulus package.
Posted: 07/16/2008 - Xcel energy expects to turn off power to 47,000 Colorado customers in the second and third quarters this year because they failed to pay their bill on time.
Posted: 07/16/2008 - Gas drilling is on hold for now in a part of Northwest Colorado that's home to black-footed ferrets.