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Colorado Students Pose With Confederate Flag

Colorado Students Pose With Confederate Flag

Colorado students posed with the Confederate flag and rifles in their prom pictures. Then, the photos were put up on social media sites striking shame and outrage in the people who viewed the May 2 prom photos. These eight students are from Chaparral High School in Parker, Colorado. One of the girls in the photo, […]

Protest in Denver Turns Violent, Nine Arrested

Protest in Denver Turns Violent, Nine Arrested

On Wednesday evening, a protest in downtown Denver, Colorado, turned violent as law enforcement officers used pepper spray and other means of force on protesters to control a growing and increasingly violent crowd. After the incident, nine adults were taken into custody. Two of the adults were arrested for felony assault on police and felony […]

I Wish My Teacher Knew…

I Wish My Teacher Knew…

At first, Kyle Schwartz, 28, simply wanted to get to know her third-grade students better. She gave them an assignment called, “I Wish My Teacher Knew…” The idea of this lesson was to build trust with her students. However, she was not prepared for the responses she received. The things the children wrote were so […]

Cannabis Cup Kicks Off in Denver

Cannabis Cup Kicks Off in Denver

The annual United States Cannabis Cup kicked off over the weekend in Denver, Colorado. The High Times event took place at the Denver Mart and featured vendors and speakers from all across the country. Thousands of marijuana enthusiasts lined up to be apart of the event. Smokers from across the country gathered to see the booming marijuana […]

TSA Fires Two Screeners for Conspiring to Fondle Male Passengers

TSA Fires Two Screeners for Conspiring to Fondle Male Passengers

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has fired two airport security screeners for colluding to fondle male passengers as they were screened in security checkpoints at Denver International Airport. One of the TSA screeners, a man, let a female coworker know he found a passenger attractive before going through the scanning machine. The coworker then pressed […]

Marijuana in Colorado Keeps Black Market Thriving

Marijuana in Colorado Keeps Black Market Thriving

Medicinal marijuana has been permitted in Colorado since 2001. It was in 2012, that voters altered the state constitution to allow Colorado residents the freedom to smoke cannabis for recreational purposes as well, giving the government the time frame of one year to make it work. The governor of Colorado referred to it as 21st Century’s […]

States Urge Supreme Court to Consider Legal Marijuana Use

States Urge Supreme Court to Consider Legal Marijuana Use

The states that made use of recreational marijuana legal urged the U.S. Supreme Court to consider their rights and reject a lawsuit from other states trying to ban pot sales. Oklahoma and Nebraska have filed a suit directly with the Supreme Court that contends that Colorado’s marijuana legalization violates federal drug regulations. Colorado law enforcement officials, […]

Colorado Girl, 12, Poisons Her Mother Over iPhone

Colorado Girl, 12, Poisons Her Mother Over iPhone

It has been reported that a 12-year-old girl from Colorado has tried to poison her own mother after a dispute over her iPhone. The girl living in the city of Boulder is said to have tried to use bleach to poison her mother. According to local police, the girl was angry with her mother after […]

Denver Breaks Season Heat Record

Denver Breaks Season Heat Record

Denver officially broke its record high temperature of the season Sunday afternoon with the rising mercury showing 77 degrees Fahrenheit. Though, weather reporters in the area say the temperature will not continue to climb this week. Frank Cooper, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Boulder, stated temperatures in Denver reached the record high […]

Marijuana Sales in Colorado

Marijuana Sales in Colorado

Marijuana sales in Colorado are being watched.  In 2012, recreational marijuana was legalized in Colorado. Retailers opened January 1, 2014. Since then, other states with proposals to legalize recreational marijuana have been watching Colorado’s financial results closely. Colorado state tax officials have stated that sales reached almost $700 million in its first year. Health-related marijuana […]

Lance Armstrong Faces Court Over Car Crash in Aspen

Lance Armstrong Faces Court Over Car Crash in Aspen

The ex professional cyclist Lance Armstrong will have to face court on March 17 after being involved in a car crash and fleeing the scene near Aspen, Colorado. His girlfriend, Anna Hansen, who originally took the blame for the accident, remains free of charges. The seven-time tour winner, who has been in recent years in […]

Colorado Springs NAACP Chapter Shaken After Explosion

Colorado Springs NAACP Chapter Shaken After Explosion

The Colorado Springs chapter of the NAACP was shaken late Monday morning by an explosion near the building. The chapter shares building space with a local barber shop which caters mostly to African Americans in the area. While there is no definitive information to lead investigators to believe the attack was targeted at the NAACP, […]

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