Uganda, UN seek $8 billion for South Sudanese refugees

Uganda's government and the United Nations are appealing for $8 billion in funding to deal with the crisis of refugees from South Sudan

DATE: June 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Bear joins runners in Colorado Springs race

Some runners didn’t expect to see a bear on their Colorado race route. Donald Sanborn says he was about 5 miles into the Garden of the Gods 10 Mile Run on Sunday when the bear ambled across a...

DATE: June 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Timeline: N. Korean missiles a test for new S. Korean leader

Timeline: North Korea missile launches test new South Korean leader's outreach to the North

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Colorado toughens penalties for texting while driving

DENVER – Colorado’s penalty for texting while driving has increased from $50 to $300. Drivers also will get four points on their license instead of one point per violation under a bill signed into...

DATE: June 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Hickenlooper signs open records act into law

DENVER – Colorado has updated its open records act so that citizens can obtain government documents in digital formats that can be readily analyzed by computer. Gov. John Hickenlooper signed the...

DATE: June 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Gospel singers Dixie Hummingbirds honored with marker

The City of Philadelphia honored longtime local gospel group the Dixie Hummingbirds on Tuesday

DATE: June 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Ex-minister in Temer gov arrested hours before key trial

Hours before trial begins over the future of Brazil's President Temer, ex-minister arrested on corruption charges

DATE: June 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

The Latest: Last Confederate monument removed in New Orleans

Workers take down last Confederate monument from public display in New Orleans, a towering statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee

DATE: May 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

UN, Microsoft announce $5M partnership on human rights

Microsoft says it is contributing $5 million over five years to the United Nations human rights office, assistance the Geneva-based agency called a "landmark partnership" that could prod other big private-sector donors to follow suit

DATE: May 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Brazil security forces patrol in Rio amid surge of violence

National security forces begin patrols in Rio de Janeiro amid a surge in violence in host city of the 2016 Olympics

DATE: May 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation

Eurovision Song Contest winner Salvador Sobral has arrived back to his native Portugal

DATE: May 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Uganda: Academic accused of insulting president gets bail

A Ugandan court has released on bail a Ugandan academic who has been jailed for calling the president "a pair of buttocks."

DATE: May 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press