Last year, we told you about a landmark ruling in favor of Brett Williams, a Colorado State trooper who said he hadn't been rehired because he is gay. Now, the judge in the case has determined how much the CSP will have to pay out: $768,000. But while that's a considerable chunk of change, Williams ... More >>
Brett Williams loved being in the Colorado State Patrol, where he rose to the rank of captain in twelve years. But he says he knows it isn't possible for him to return to the job. Why not? Because Williams was rejected for reinstatement for reasons he believes were connected to his sexual orientatio ... More >>
Stan Yan always had a fascination with comics. Even before he understood what they really were, he would draw stick figures in frames. And since then, he's been a bit obsessed. "All of the stories I think up in my head are in comic form," he says. Yan recently took a break from dreaming up graphic ... More >>
Local MarketJust like many East Coast transplants here in Denver, husband and wife Bryan and Carey Adler missed one culinary treasure in particular: the deli. "My husband and I both grew up on the East Coast, and we have a soft spot for deli food," Carey explains. "Every deli out there has ... More >>
Up, up and away -- but where to? The latest story from those Northwest Airlines pilots who missed their Minneapolis-St. Paul destination by a mere 150 miles last week: As they flew over Denver, they started fiddling with their laptops and kinda/sorta lost track of time. Which is understandabl ... More >>
Republic Airways chief executive Bryan Bedford is in town again today, meeting with employees of Frontier Airlines, which Republic purchased after unexpectedly besting Southwest Airlines at auction. He's also been chatting with city officials who are understandably desperate to convince Repub ... More >>
The fat cat seen in this Jim Davis image is sitting pretty at the Rocky. In "The Rocky Mountain News Throws Garfield in the Litter Box," an October 2 blog, I took great delight in noting that the Rocky had booted the enormously lame strip "Garfield" from its comics pages. The decision marked quite ... More >>
A two-week binge on daily comic strips bored this columnist to tears.
Bill Murray makes Garfield more than a bad cat movie.
Federal prison guards accused of beating inmates have their own support group -- the officers' union.
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