The investigation into Zhou Yongkang has provided an opportunity to question whether it is more about a clash of leaders than about corruption, and whether his fate could spell trouble for other retired officials.
The Rockies and the Cubs, the two teams with the worst records in the National League, played a 16-inning, 6-hour, 27-minute marathon that began Tuesday night and finished in the wee hours of Wednesday morning at Wrigley Field.
It's one of the oldest buildings on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus: the iconic Red Cross building that first opened on what was then the Fitzsimons Army Base in 1918 as World War I was coming to a close.
Hundreds of people, many of them coal miners and power company employees, rallied near the Colorado Capitol Tuesday against proposed rules to cut power-plant emissions, saying the regulations would kill coal jobs and raise power bills.
An Arapahoe County grand jury last week indicted five men associated with the Crips gang in connection with a 2011 shooting that left a Sudanese war refugee dead, according to the sheriff's office and court papers.
For decades the Pac-8 and then Pac-10 conferences were known as the conference of quarterbacks. Few disagreed. However, the Big 12 appeared to take over the mantle a few years ago, and the Southeastern Conference was probably tops at that position in 2013.