Regional News Headlines
Afghanistan marks 1 year since Taliban seizure as woes mount - Mon, 15 Aug 2022
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban on Monday marked a year since they seized the Afghan capital of Kabul, a rapid takeover that triggered a hasty escape of the nation's Western-backed leaders, sent the economy into a tailspin and fundamentally transformed the country.
Angelos family lawsuits raise prospects for sale of Orioles, but John Angelos wants to keep majority control in family’s hands, sources say - Mon, 15 Aug 2022
The lawsuits that have revealed the Angelos family’ s struggles over the control and future of the Orioles laid out preparations for a sale of the team, including the hiring of a law firm and investment bank, but team chairman and CEO John Angelos wants to retain his family’ s control of the club, according to people familiar with his thinking. Angelos, 55, prefers to...
Iran denies involvement but justifies Salman Rushdie attack - Mon, 15 Aug 2022
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An Iranian official Monday denied Tehran was involved in the stabbing of author Salman Rushdie, though he sought to justify the attack in the Islamic Republic's first public comments on the bloodshed.
James Beard Award-winning chef opens restaurant at Denver airport - Mon, 15 Aug 2022
The A concourse at DIA just got a lot cooler.
Abandoned motels of Colfax: Windows to the past and indicators of avenue’s potential - Mon, 15 Aug 2022
The vacant rooms of several dilapidated motels sitting on Denver's historic Colfax Avenue won't gather dust for much longer, as real estate developers and city officials hope to breathe new life into the neglected properties as apartments, affordable housing and more.
On TikTok, election misinformation thrives before midterms - Mon, 15 Aug 2022
Before the midterm elections this fall, TikTok is shaping up to be a primary incubator of baseless and misleading information, in many ways as problematic as Facebook and Twitter, researchers who track online falsehoods say. The same qualities that allow TikTok to fuel viral dance fads -- the platform’s enormous reach, the short length of its videos, its powerful but poorly understood recommendation algorithm — can also make inaccurate claims difficult to contain.
There’s now a Colorado-themed version of Wordle - Mon, 15 Aug 2022
We got the first one in three tries.
Denver cult-movie nights stitch together communities torn apart by pandemic - Mon, 15 Aug 2022
"It's about the collective outpouring of emotion. That's a really powerful thing that extends beyond the screen and into our every day lives."
Our favorite Denver neighborhoods to drive, walk and dream - Mon, 15 Aug 2022
Every once in a while, I dream of opening the door to a home along Seventh Avenue Parkway in Congress Park, Montview Boulevard in Park Hill, or along East 13th Avenue in Capitol Hill.