The owner of a courtyard house dug five stories underground for an illegal extension, according to local news reports, setting off a collapse of aboveground structures and forcing the evacuation of 15 people.
Denver police shot and killed a teenage girl early Monday who they say drove a stolen car at two officers in a dark alley, hitting one of them in the leg. It was the third time in seven months that Denver police have shot suspects whom they accused of using cars as weapons.
Denver's independent monitor on Tuesday announced he is launching an evaluation of the police department's policies on shooting at moving vehicles after the fourth shooting in seven months of people who officers said were using cars as weapons.
Colorado's program granting driver's licenses to those living in the country illegally will be dramatically reduced starting Monday, with the number of offices offering the licenses dropping from five to one.