Brian Williams

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    May 21, 2014

    Photos: 36 shocking Colorado murders -- and the ones targeted with the death penalty

    Last July, we told you about the decision by prosecutors at the Denver DA's office to seek the death penalty against Dexter Lewis, charged with killing five people at Fero's Bar & Grill in October 2012. Lewis's attorneys are reportedly asking the judge in the case to take capital punishment off the ... More >>

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    February 13, 2013

    Video: Christopher Dorner, ex-L.A. cop, presumed dead after fiery cabin standoff

    Update:Ex-L.A. cop Christopher Dorner has been the subject of a massive manhunt for more than a week after allegedly killing three , including former Denver resident Keith Lawrence; see previous coverage below. Now, the crisis appears at an end, with charred remains found in a gutted California cabi ... More >>

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    January 8, 2013

    Boulder elk shooting: Suspended cop has taxidermy business

    Update: The shooting of an elk in Boulder by an on-duty police officer has stirred controversy and prompted a candlelight vigil; get more information from our previous coverage, on view below. The latest developments: Boulder police chief Mark Beckner addressed concerned community members at a meeti ... More >>

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    April 30, 2012

    Communikey 2012 travelogue

    COMMUNIKEY FESTIVAL @ BOULDER, CO | 4/26/12 -4/29/12 See Also: • Laurie Anderson at Boulder Theater, 4/25/12 • Q&A Cameron Stallones of Sun Araw • Q&A with Brian Williams of Lustmord • Q&A with Nick Zammuto • Q&A with Morton Subtonick For the lucky few who got to Communikey HQ in time to ... More >>

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    April 29, 2012

    Cameron Stallones of Sun Araw: "I think most of our experiences are very hard to talk about."

    See Also: • Lulacruza wraps up Communikey on April 29 at BMoCA • Q&A with Brian Williams of Lustmord • Q&A with Nick Zammuto • Q&A with Morton Subtonick • CMKY brings electronic arts and music to Boulder for a fourth year Sun Araw (due tonight at the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art for ... More >>

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    April 26, 2012


    Saturday, April 28, ATLAS Institute, Boulder, 303-735-4577.

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    April 25, 2012

    Brian Williams of Lustmord on how you have to be a little bit crazy to be creative

    See Also: • Q&A with Nick Zammuto • Q&A with Morton Subtonick • CMKY brings electronic arts and music to Boulder for a fourth year Lustmord (due Saturday, April 28, at the ATLAS Institute during the Communikey Festival) is the long-running project of Brian Williams. In the late '70s and early ... More >>

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    March 11, 2012

    Saturday Night Live: The best, worst and most controversial performances

    Update: 10:39 a.m. Sunday The Shins were on Saturday Night Live last night night weekend's musical guests. Being invited to be the musical guest on an episode of SNL has been a benchmark of commercial success for any band of the last forty years. And for good reason: From Andy Kaufman annihilating ... More >>

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    January 26, 2012
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    January 17, 2012

    Brian Williams to Gawker: "Lana Del Rey had one of the worst outings in SNL history"

    ​Yesterday, NBC Nightly News host Brian Williams unwittingly -- and probably very much to his chagrin -- became the most visible among Lana Del Rey's detractors following her awkward performance on Saturday Night Live this past weekend. He earned this distinction thanks to a note that he sent ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2010

    Ten people who should take a cue from John Mayer and STFU

    ​ The recent verbal missteps made by John Mayer and his subsequent radio silence got us to thinking about a number of people who've been vomiting in our ears lately that would do well to take a cue from him and STFU. Look, we understand that being a celebrity is probably not easy, but not bei ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2009

    Video: SAME Cafe to be featured on NBC Nightly News tonight

    Just got word that the SAME Cafe -- the subject of last week's Westword cover story -- is going to be featured on the NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams tonight. Just turn to channel 9 tonight from 5:30 to 6pm. Here's an article preview. UPDATE: Check out the video after the jump.

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    October 3, 2008

    Kevin Corke: ex-Channel 9 sportscaster in post-veep debate spotlight

    Kevin Corke. Following last night's debate, NBC presented a "Truth Squad" segment aimed at determining what vice-presidential hopefuls Sarah Palin and Joe Biden said that was varying degrees of wrong -- and the person doing the judging was none other than Kevin Corke, who has executed what may be ... More >>

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    April 26, 2007

    Golden Nuggets?

    Nene needs your love.

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    February 21, 2007

    Don't Be An Ash!

    The controversy came out of almost-thin air. After Barack Obama announced that he would give up smoking, The Hill asked other presidential contenders about their vices. "I smoke the occasional cigar," said Colorado Congressman Tom Tancredo. And then, in passing, he told the reporter a funny story - ... More >>

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    September 27, 2006

    More Messages: The Out-of-Towners

    There's plenty to gripe about when it comes to the news coverage offered by local television outlets. But when national TV types turn their attention to Colorado stories, the results are often far more distorted. A package that aired last night during NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams offers a pr ... More >>

  • News

    January 12, 2006


    The dailies are looking for characters.

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    November 10, 2005

    Students' Counsel

    The next generation takes a pop quiz on the media.

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    April 30, 1998

    Incident on 17th Street

    At age 66, Walt Imhoff, king of Denver's financial district, should be enjoying the good life. Instead, he's being sued.

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    October 26, 1994
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    May 18, 1994