Over the years, we've intermittently highlighted unsolved Colorado murders listed on the indispensable Families of Homicide Victims and Missing Persons website. Our most recent offering appeared last September, on the National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims. For loved ones left behind, howeve ... More >>
In A Federal Case, I'll be eating my way up Federal Boulevard -- south to north -- within Denver city limits. I'll be skipping the national chains and per-scoop Chinese joints, but otherwise I'll report from every vinyl booth, walk-up window and bar stool where food is served. Here's the report on t ... More >>
The signature signs of a city that's on the culinary fast track reside in its willingness to take aggressive risks, push infinite boundaries and continually adapt to a fickle dining public whose expectations are always on the upswing. Denver is that city -- a major metropolis that refuses to slow do ... More >>
Here's what's happening in music on the Front Range this week: On the concert front, shows Tech N9ne, Lucinda Williams and Jimmy Buffet were announced. On local radio specialty shows, Monroe Monroe, Air Dubai, Spires and Popcult all got some spins. Meanwhile, at our local record stores, new a ... More >>
Troy Tulowitzki.Major League Baseball has a very Little League-ish rule mandating that every team must have one participant in the All-Star game. You can always tell which are the bad teams, because their All Star will be batting about .270. Troy Tulowitzki and his .268 batting average were ... More >>
Full-sized photos below.CSU Rams fans tailgating in advance of Saturday's Invesco Field game against the CU Buffs should keep their eyes on the sky. Because between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., a plane is scheduled to fly past pulling a banner reading, "CU Sucks! Go Rams!" The plane will be carrying ... More >>
Dan Caplis was in the right place -- with the right machine.Want proof that KHOW afternoon-drive talk-show host Dan Caplis is a divisive fellow? In the midst of a column about how Caplis' quick thinking, and his way with an automated external defibrillator (AED), saved a life on Thanksgiving, ... More >>
The car looks like this, but presumably with way more blood on it. In perhaps the least surprising news since the cancellation of Frank TV, Colorado State Patrol troopers are looking for the driver of an Hummer H2 who, in a fit of road rage, may have intentionally caused a wreck that left a motorc ... More >>
The late Timber Dick's children are carrying on a brilliant family legacy that includes Nancy Dick and Tom Lantos.
As touted in this week's Backbeat, music editors from across the country asked luminaries from our respective towns to tell us what music they loved this year. Their picks appear below and on the subsequent pages. Remember how everyone thought Snoop Dogg wearing golf gear in 2004's Starsky & Hutc ... More >>
A tale of family ties thatís music to our ears.
Evan Hecox takes his art to the masses, one superstore at a time.
One more awful remake strikes out.
Kelly's Lune Eclipse
In this heat, only a cheeseburger will do. A great one, like the cheeseburger at Bud's.
Sky Sox pitching guru Bob McClure tackles mission impossible.
Corruption's new CD displays metal moxie of the best kind.
Coming to grips with the killer inside me.
Sometimes baseball is about more than the game.
Want to be an Olympian but don't have a sport? Luge wants you.
A telling documentary reveals the sting of bees.
Young American hopefuls are driven to become Formula 1 race heroes.
In springtime, diamonds can be a girl's best friend.
Another major-league strike, and baseball could be out -- for good.
Baseball's extraordinary season was staged by a mix of good and bad guys.
The siren call of the baseball diamond still lures hopefuls looking for a shot at the Bigs.
Who ate what, where and when during Boeing's recent visit.
A syndicated sports talker and a local station run afoul of the Colorado Rockies PR department.
A lesson in good sportsmanship.
Middle-schoolers find out what it's like to have a bun in the Easy-Bake Oven.
Another page in Denver's tumultuous love affair with sports is written.
The Southwest Denver Little League should have made money with its bingo fundraisers. So why is $250,000 missing?
Can Ciaran Redmond ever rob enough banks to avenge his mother's death?