North Korea provided just 1 dog tag with 55 sets of war remains – The Denver Post

WASHINGTON — When North Korea handed over 55 boxes of bones that it said are remains of American war dead, it provided a single military dog tag but no other information that could help U.S. forensics experts determine their individual identities, a U.S. defense official said Tuesday. The official, who discussed previously undisclosed aspects of the remains issue on condition of anonymity, said it probably will take months if not years to fully determine individual identities from the remains, which

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Rockies get two-run homers by Charlie Blackmon, Carlos Gonzalez to beat Cardinals – The Denver Post

ST. LOUIS — On the final day of July, as the baseball season got really serious at the trade deadline, the Rockies showed they are ready to make a run with a 6-3 victory over the Cardinals on Tuesday night at Busch Stadium. Starter Jon Gray, reborn after an early July tuneup at Triple-A, pitched 7⅓ innings strong, giving up three runs (two earned) on four hits. Colorado heads into the dog days of August riding a 17-6 record in July. Boxscore

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Mother, wife of man accused of initiating downtown Denver tractor chase say they repeatedly asked police for help – The Denver Post

The mother and wife of a man accused of stealing a tractor and driving it through downtown Denver say they repeatedly called police for help in the hours leading up to the incident. Jessica Busch Thomas Busch holds his newborn daughter. A few months later he would be accused of leading Denver Police on a low-speed chase through the city while driving a stolen tractor. “I called 911 and I said, ‘Please, my son is very ill. He’s hallucinating. He’s

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Jared Polis turns down Club 20 debate in Western Slope

In the heart of Colorado’s Western Slope, a decades-long rite of passage for gubernatorial candidates of both parties is facing an unexpected shakeup. U.S. Rep. Jared Polis, the Democratic candidate for governor, is declining to participate in the Club 20 debate, a Sept. 8 gathering in Grand Junction that draws business leaders and others from throughout Western Colorado. In his place, Polis wants to send a surrogate he beat in the Democratic primary, Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne, to debate Republican

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Locked-in Broncos cornerback Bradley Roby ready for big chance

Josh Norman had seven interceptions in four years for Carolina and signed a contract with Washington in 2016 that included a guaranteed $36.5 million. In 2017, A.J. Bouye, after six interceptions in four years for Houston, joined Jacksonville for $26 million guaranteed. And in March, Malcolm Butler turned eight interceptions over four years with New England into $24 million guaranteed with Tennessee. That is the kind of money at stake this year for Broncos cornerback Bradley Roby, who has six

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Your fantasy football league would be much better with these settings – The Denver Post

Can you hear that? It’s the sound of fantasy football season rapidly ramping up. Specifically, it’s the sound of fantasy football analysts stampeding to their rankings to give Andrew Luck a boost, now that the Colts QB is a “full-go” in training camp, but they’ve been pondering this stuff for months. For most players, now is the time when they really start thinking seriously about their favorite players, their draft strategies and their leagues. Of course, we still have a

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Accused driver warns against going off mental health medications

The man accused of a crime spree involving stolen vehicles, hit-and-runs, a stolen tractor chase through downtown Denver and biting a police dog wants to let the public know that his mental health issues spiraled out of control and anyone who doesn’t address their mental health problems could wind up in the Denver Downtown Detention Center like him. “Don’t be embarrassed,” Thomas Busch said in a video interview with The Denver Post on Tuesday. “If people say you’ve got a

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Double amputee summits Manitou Incline, Pikes Peaks on hands to find inner strength — The Know

Mandy Horvath, center, gets hugs from her mother and father, Lisa and Clay Horvath, after climbing Pikes Peak on Wednesday, June 13 in Colorado Springs. Mandy, who had her legs amputated after a train accident, started the climb Sunday afternoon. (Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette via AP) Four years after her life was torn apart, Mandy Horvath found peace above the clouds. Since she set out on a June evening four days before, Horvath had fought the wicked terrain and poor

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Broncos OL Garett Bolles’ son once again steals the spotlight – The Denver Post

Move over, Garett Bolles, the camera loves Kingston. The Broncos finished Day 2 of training camp at the UCHealth Training Center on Sunday when Bolles, Denver’s projected starting left tackle, held his young son while answering reporters’ questions. You might remember Kingston from 2017 NFL draft night when Bolles’ dressed the baby in a spiffy suit — and lifted him into the air on stage when the Broncos selected Bolles at No. 20 overall. It’s an act that fits with

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Osuna, Giles, more relievers move as MLB trade deadline nears – The Denver Post

Closers Roberto Osuna and Ken Giles switched spots. Adam Warren and Zach Duke moved into the Seattle bullpen. Lance Lynn got a new look in pinstripes. Adam Duvall will be slugging for the Braves. And Ian Kinsler is primed for a playoff run with his new team, the Red Sox. A day before the deadline to make trades without waivers, there were plenty of deals Monday. Hoping they could improve their bullpen without causing friction in the clubhouse, the defending

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