NEW YORK (AP) — Big-city police departments and union leaders around the country are warning the rank and file to wear bulletproof vests and avoid making inflammatory posts on social media in the days after a man ambushed two officers and shot them to death inside their patrol car.
All it took was one sentence in a bill 1,603 pages long. But those 87 words were enough to sow more confusion in a years-long fight over the Gunnison sage-grouse and the greater sage-grouse — two rare birds in Colorado and the West.
Over the next 15 years, the number of people 60 or older in Colorado is expected to more than double, boosting the need for long-term care and services that enable older adults to live independently in their homes.
Any number of statistics could make his point. Instead, DeMarcus Ware chose a moment to explain why the Broncos' current defensive line deserves to be considered among the franchise's all-time greatest.
Sitting in her bed early one morning in mid-October, Viola Jacquez heard the familiar rap-rap-rap of her son Jack's knocks at her backdoor. She unlocked the latch at about 2 a.m., and her 27-year-old son stepped into the kitchen.