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.
Amid intense security as Beijing gears up to host the APEC summit meeting next week, the city’s traffic police asked people not to don Halloween costumes and get onto the city’s congested subway system, for fear of causing disturbances.
A new report on the Denver Sheriff Department reform effort shows that the consulting firms hired to review the department have their work cut out. The 49-page report, released Friday, is a compilation of complaints and ideas gathered through various task forces, committees and public meetings.
El Paso Sheriff Terry Maketa offered an endorsement to a candidate for sheriff in exchange for personal favors and mishandled internal affairs investigations, according to a report on an investigation into employee complaints.
In Colorado's first known all-Spanish debate between political candidates, U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman, who's been learning the language since early last year, read closely from written answers. Democrat Andrew Romanoff, a more fluent speaker, spoke extemporaneously.