A prominent businesswoman and politician has come under fire for saying, erroneously, that black Americans did not get voting rights for 107 years after the country’s slaves were freed, so Hong Kongers should also wait.
Alex Chow, one of the student leaders, said that the demonstrators were weighing whether to go to the Chinese capital when world leaders, including President Obama, gather for a summit meeting next week.
MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) — A Virgin Galactic space tourism rocket exploded Friday after taking off on a test flight, killing one person aboard and seriously injuring another while scattering wreckage in Southern California's Mojave Desert, witnesses and officials said.
Police in Broomfield have arrested a man in connection with a hazardous materials situation on Thursday that led to the evacuation of an office building after an "unknown substance" was discovered and later deemed safe.
The top-ticket races in Colorado are deadlocked in the final Denver Post poll of the 2014 election, illustrating the state's split political personality and the vulnerability of Democrats in this Republican-leaning midterm.
Just two years ago, Colorado's House Republican leadership felt so strongly about fighting off legal recognition for same-sex relationships that they twice torpedoed a civil unions bill that otherwise was guaranteed passage on the floor.