Damaged school to be renovated in honor of shooting victims

AZTEC – The areas of a New Mexico high school damaged during a shooting rampage will be renovated and dedicated to the memory of two classmates who were killed. School District Superintendent Kirk...

DATE: Dec. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

New evacuations as huge Southern California fire flares up

A major flare-up on the western edge of Southern California's largest and most destructive wildfire has sent residents fleeing as flames churned through canyons and down hillsides toward coastal towns.

DATE: Dec. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Students hid in classrooms during shooting

AZTEC, N.M. — Students hid in their classrooms, some behind locked doors, as a suspect opened fire Thursday inside a New Mexico high school, killing two classmates before ending up dead....

DATE: Dec. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Navajo Code Talker George B. Willie Sr. dies in Arizona

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — A Navajo Code Talker who used his native language to outsmart the Japanese in World War II has died in Arizona. Navajo Nation officials say George B. Willie Sr. died Tuesday at...

DATE: Dec. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

2 kids found in raid on polygamist compound in Utah; 2 still missing

SPRING CITY, Utah – Utah authorities raided a compound of a polygamist sect in search of four missing children, finding two boys but not their sisters. An Amber Alert was issued Monday for...

DATE: Dec. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Tribal coalition, environmentalists filing suits over monuments

SALT LAKE CITY – President Donald Trump’s rare move to shrink two large national monuments in Utah triggered another round of outrage among Native American leaders who vowed to take the fight to...

DATE: Dec. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Who made the biggest splash on Twitter this year?

NEW YORK — What do a former U.S. president, LeBron James and a guy who really, really likes chicken nuggets have in common? They made the biggest splash on Twitter this year. Twitter on Tuesday...

DATE: Dec. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

Yemen's chaos deepens after rebels killed ex-president Saleh

With Yemeni rebels' killing of ex-President Saleh and collapse of their alliance, chaos of civil war deepens

DATE: Dec. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Residents moving out of Colorado in record numbers

DENVER — Data shows a record number of residents have moved out of the state of Colorado. The Denver Post reports new annual figures from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey show...

DATE: Dec. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

IUD program leads to decline in teen pregnancies, abortions

DENVER – Colorado teen pregnancies and abortions have dropped sharply since 2009, and state health officials attribute much of the trend to the increased availability of free and low-cost access to...

DATE: Dec. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Grand Junction VA hospital reduces methadone use after patient dies

GRAND JUNCTION – A Veterans Affairs Department hospital in Colorado says it has drastically reduced its active methadone prescriptions and has taken other steps after the death of a patient who had...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

The Latest: Syrian gov't exits Geneva talks over Assad memo

The head of Syria's government delegation has blasted the opposition for a communique in which it stated its ultimate goal was to remove President Bashar Assad from power

DATE: Dec. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press