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In 2014, voters in Colorado may be the next to decide on mandatory labeling for foods that contain genetically modified ingredients.Larry Cooper, co-chair of the pro-GMO food labeling Right To Know Colorado campaign, told Politico that the group submitted a proposed ballot initiative to the state last week. If approved, Cooper and other supporters of food labeling will start collecting the 85,0...
LA: Denver s East Corridor Rail Line: Colorado s Airport Train to Leave Crenshaw-to-Near-LAX Project in its Prairie Dust
All images from Denver airport line reconstruction from the Denver RTD via Roger Rudick(Everyone remembers Roger Rudick, right? Good. – DN)A half-mile from the front entrance of Denver International Airport, two prairie dogs popped up from their dusty burrows. They saw concrete ties, rails, and construction equipment for the East Corridor Rail Line, a commuter [...]
The world's first electric performance bike, Saietta R, will be unveiled this December at the Clean and Cool Missions in Colorado, U.S. The London-based cleantech company Agility Global will showcase its flagship energy-efficient sports motorcycle, which can
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (Reuters) - The trial of accused Colorado theater gunman James Holmes was postponed indefinitely on Thursday to deal with requests by prosecutors for further mental health evaluations of the former doctoral student, a judge ruled on Thursday. The former neuroscience student had been slated to go on trial in February for the July 2012 murders of 12 moviegoers and the wounding o...
The world's first recreational marijuana retail license was granted to a dispensary in Colorado this week -- so start saving up, because the Rocky Mountain High will soon be for sale.Annie's, located in the mountain and gambling town of Central City, was the recipient of the historic license and posted this on their Facebook page earlier this week to celebrate:Post by Annie's Central City Dispe...
Vignesh Gowrishankar, Staff Scientist (Sustainable Energy), New York:On Monday, Governor Hickenlooper proposed new, first-of-their-kind standards that represent a promising start to reduce methane and air pollution from Colorado’s booming oil and gas industry. This action is a significant development in a couple of ways. First, it would...
There's a great line in the movie Fletch when Chevy Chase realizes that the lawman sent to help him is a corrupt sheriff. He says: "Oh, thanks God... the police." This line came to mind a few years ago as studies began to trickle in about methane leakage from natural gas drilling and transportation. Multiple studies showed that because of the potency of methane as a greenhouse gas,...
GOLDEN, Colo. (AP) — A judge on Tuesday ordered a Colorado teenager who killed and dismembered a 10-year-old Denver-area girl to spend the rest of his days behind bars, describing his crime as "evil" and saying the case that rocked the community "cries out for a life sentence."
DENVER (Reuters) - Two miners who died in a gold and silver mine in Colorado over the weekend were killed when they were exposed to fatal levels of carbon monoxide following an explosion, federal safety officials said on Monday.
The new rules proposed by Gov. John W. Hickenlooper, a Democrat, would exceed existing federal regulations on emissions of methane and other gases from well sites.