In a religious ritual gone awry, 800 carp released into the Yellow River in China’s Shandong Province attracted a group of fishermen downstream who threw large nets to haul them out again, state media reported.
A Denver man offered $20,000 in cash, a Mercedes-Benz and a $14,000 ring to fellow inmates in an attempt to kill a rape victim before she testified at his trial, a grand jury indictment on Wednesday stated.
Gov. John Hickenlooper on Thursday said he wants to bring a "nonpartisan focus" on job creation, the economy and small business in the 2014 session after a contentious year which saw his popularity plummet.
Arapahoe High School upperclassmen were allowed back into the school on Thursday, braving the hallways for the first time since they were forced to evacuate after a shooting last week. Windows to the library, where authorities say the 18-year-old gunman killed himself, were covered, and the doors were locked.