We've written about plenty of accused cancer fakers over the years, including Ann Crall, Tausha Marsh and, earlier today, Jennifer Stover. But while the motives in these cases appear to revolve around money, it's hard to know what Mark Royer intended when he informed relatives about a bogus diagnosi ... More >>
Fred Phelps.Today, the Douglas County School District website kicks off with a "Breaking News" item that reads: "The planned protest by the Westboro Baptist Church at Ponderosa High School's graduation has been canceled by the group due to travel complications." The response from a member of ... More >>
DU HillelThe Westboro Baptist Church canceled a protest today at the DU Hillel, one of three planned picketing sites. However, a diversity rally to counter the WBC's message of hate, planned this evening at an undisclosed time and location, will still go on. And thanks to the no-show, detail ... More >>
Fred Phelps.Westboro Baptist Church haters under the sway of venomous Reverend Fred Phelps are headed to the Denver area tomorrow. But instead of mounting a huge rally in response, representatives of the University of Denver Hillel, one of the threatened stops, will ignore the display and hol ... More >>
The Stagecoach.Thus far, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office is sharing only the barest details about a Saturday afternoon shooting outside the Stagecoach, a Franktown watering hole -- other than the fact that both a deputy and the suspect were shot in an exchange of gunfire, with the former ... More >>
While White House Press Secretary and former Colorado resident Dana Perino (for Michael Roberts's profile, see "New Forecast") fields hundreds of questions from a ravenous Washington press corps every day on subjects that span the globe, her father, Leo Perino, took questions from Westword during a ... More >>
With Tony Snow out, Colorado-reared Dana Perino steps into one of the most thankless posts ever: White House press secretary.
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