The Christian Science Monitor

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    January 30, 2014
  • Blogs

    July 26, 2012

    Aurora theater shooting: Gun sales surge predictable -- but will it last?

    Colorado dealers turned in 40 percent more background check requests for gun purchasers in the four days after the Aurora theater shootings than they did the previous weekend, a spike in gun sales similar to previous runs after other mass killings, including the 1999 Columbine High School attack, ac ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2011

    9/11 ten years later: What would big stories in Denver have been if the world hadn't changed?

    What happened to Ed?​The media coverage of the upcoming ten year anniversary of 9/11 has focused on the terrorist strikes and their aftermath. But what would the big stories in Denver have been if the attacks never happened? Look below at the lost top ten from the day before the tragedy, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2010

    Xcel's move away from coal: One step ahead of the feds?

    Xcel's coal-fired Comanche plant.​Xcel's evolving proposal to retire several aged coal-fired power plants to comply with a tough new Colorado law has been hailed as bold and innovative. But similar plans may soon be cropping up around the country as utilities face a new round of federal antipo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2009

    Feds say global warming could force jets at DIA to produce MORE greenhouse gasses

    flickr.comA jet departs from DIA.​ It's all green all the time out at 8500 Pena Boulevard according to the PR chatter from officials at Denver International Airport. A video on the airport's website titled "DIA is Green" touts environmentally friendly efforts such as a solar power program, an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2009

    Columbine: A True Crime Story author Jeff Kass sets book tour for other sites of school shootings

    Jeff Kass. Former Rocky Mountain News reporter Jeff Kass is the author of the other book about Columbine -- and while his effort, Columbine: A True Crime Story, has received only modest attention on a national level, he feels his account has much to recommend it over Columbine, local journalist Dav ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2008

    The DNC and Soapy Smith

    Jefferson Randolph "Soapy" Smith. To advance the Democratic National Convention, which is now so close you can practically smell the lobbyists, news organizations from beyond these parts are straining to seem like Denver experts -- hence articles like this mondo-obvious USA Today roundup of ten pl ... More >>

  • News

    September 13, 2007

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of 9/13/2007

  • News

    May 13, 2004

    The Message

    New Deal

  • News

    September 12, 2002

    The Long Silence

    Federal prisoners' fight to get the word out reaches unprintable extremes.

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    August 29, 2002

    Off Limits

    Prison break

  • News

    September 6, 2001

    Touched by an Angel

    Gifted children are otherworldly, Linda Silverman says. The challenge is helping them thrive here on earth.

  • News

    April 26, 2001

    Paper Trail

    The Colorado Daily has been on a long, strange trip for over a century. Is the journey ending or starting anew?

  • News

    April 26, 2001

    Board Games

    When a boardmember refused to go with the flow, Metro's plan to handle Lowry wastewater got down and dirty.

  • News

    October 19, 2000

    Survey Says

    The proliferation of polling is burying us in numbers. Do they mean anything?

  • News

    October 29, 1998

    Shy, but Not Retiring

    Colonel Bishop, Rocky Mountain Arsenal boss, has left the Army--but he's already back on the job.

  • News

    October 9, 1997

    Global Warning

    What do you get when greenhouse gases inspire greenhouse guesses? A heated argument--but not much scientific agreement.

  • News

    May 22, 1997
  • News

    December 12, 1996

    Hell to Pay

    Search teams are miffed at a Motorola ad.