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The Baker Who Said 'No' to Transgender Cake Gets Fined

John Phillips is the same baker who refused to make a same-sex couple's wedding cake in 2012. He has now been fined for refusing to make a transgender cake.

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Cold Cases: The Disappearances of These ...

A bookseller and writer vanish: two men from the same place went missing within a year of each other and in almost identical circumstances.

Local Culture
What it’s Like to Visit Colorado’s First...

Awake—a community-centered, zero-proof bar/coffee shop/alcohol-free “liquor” store—offers a warm, welcoming space for those striving to live more consciously.

Wellness
This Student's Duct Tape Prom Dress Could Earn Her a $10,000 Scho...

Coronado High School student Avalon Plaisted is one of several contestants for the Stuck at Prom scholarship contest.

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11 Things to Do this Weekend in Denver (...

It's Father's Day this weekend. What are you doing to celebrate your favorite Dad?

Events
Top 5 Scenic Byways in Colorado

Colorado has 26 designated scenic byways, 11 of which are nationally recognized as America's Byways. But where to start out of 26 of them? Here we have selected five of the most beautiful scenic byways Colorado has to offer.

Attractions
Record Heat Descends on Colorado This Week

Break out the window fans and AC. The first-ever Excessive Heat Warning for Colorado has been issued.

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Colorado Becomes First State to Ban Lega...

The governor also signed a bill that removed the SAT and ACT requirements for incoming freshmen.

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These Women Did the Scariest Thing Durin...

But that wasn't even the scariest thing they did. What in the world were they thinking?

Local Culture
Colorado Dog Owners Should Take Careful Steps To Avoid Heat-Relat...

Gegerson says it’s common for him to treat dogs with heat-related injuries in the summer. Denver’s hot spell just started, and he’s already seen two dogs suffer the effects of blazing heat. “Her paws got so bad,

Wellness
6 Dog-Friendly Hikes Less Than 45 Minute...

Explore the hiking trails with your pup that are less than 45 minutes away from Denver.

Attractions
Colorado State-cations: Bask in the Wond...

Day trip to Colorado Springs and visit one of Colorado's most impressive natural areas.

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State Articles
Rare Gray Wolf Pups Born In Colorado, Fi...

A litter of gray wolves has been spotted in Colorado for the first time in almost 80 years. Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) officials said members of their team have spotted three pups near Steamboat Springs,

Local News
Fatal Plane Crash in Castle Pines

A single-engine Lancair Evolution hit power lines and crashed south of Ridgegate Parkway in Castle Pines.

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STEM School Shooter Found Guilty of Firs...

The trial of Devon Erickson was found guilty of first-degree murder of Kendrick Castillo, as well as on 46 counts.

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5 Craziest Weather Events in Colorado Sp...

Colorado Springs has had some wild, extreme, and unexpected weather over the years, from flooding to hurricane-force winds. Here are five of the most intense weather situations that Colorado Springs has experienced.

Local Culture
Five best moments from the 2021 Colorado Avalanche season

NHL debuts, first goals and a dazzling outdoor game among the highlights While the sting of another second round postseason lingers and a busy offseason looms on the horizon, a few standout moments should be celebrated for the successful 2021 Colorado Avalanche season that was exciting,

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Colorado lawmakers approve expanded righ...

Colorado lawmakers have approved a major expansion of rights for the state’s 40,000 agriculture workers. The Colorado Sun says the state’s governor, Jared Polis, is eager to sign off on the legislation.

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Grant program aims to address equity in ...

A bill awaiting Colorado Gov. Jared Polis’ signature is seen as a mark of progress among activists committed to diversifying Colorado’s outdoors.

Lifestyle
Help This Pup Find His Home

Let's get this sweet pup back home!

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Meat company JBS pays $11 million ransom...

The world’s largest meat processing company says it paid the equivalent of $11 million to hackers who broke into its computer system.

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Search and rescue teams preparing for po...

Some of Colorado’s search and rescue teams are reporting higher than average call volumes early in their busiest season.

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1st gray wolf pups since 1940s spotted in Colorado

Colorado has its first litter of gray wolf pups since the 1940s, state wildlife officials said Wednesday. A state biologist and district wildlife manager each spotted the litter of at least three wolf pups over the weekend with their parents,

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Warren Easton cornerback Ronald ‘Champ’ ...

Ronald Lewis had never been to the state of Colorado before this past weekend, but when the Warren Easton cornerback arrived Friday at the University of Colorado for an official

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National Articles
25 'Rad' Toys That Every '80s Kid Had (o...

The '80s were a truly magical time. Here are some of the raddest, coolest, most-awesome toys from the decade that brought us neon, Trapper Keepers, shoulder pads, and mullets.

Local Culture
Critical Race Theory According to This D...

"CRT will reverse Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s vision of being 'judged by the content of their character' rather than their skin color ..." - Ty Smith.

Video
Nostradamus' Predictions for 2021 Include an Apocalypse, Famine, ...

Nostradamus has made many predictions about the future of humanity and he predicted 2021 will be worse than 2020. These predictions included a global famine, asteroids, a devastating earthquake, and a Zombie Apocalypse.

Local Culture
Milky Chance Opens Up About “Colorado,” ...

CelebMix spoke with Milky Chance to find out more about the duo, how they met, their influences, and how they keep their sound fresh.

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2 Watermelon Cocktail Recipes You Can Ma...

Even if you’re staying at home, you can enjoy all those traditional foods like hamburgers, hot dogs, corn on the cob, and the big favorite—watermelon. Celebrate America's birthday with these refreshing watermelon cocktail recipes!

Recipes
President Biden to Sign a Bill on Thursday Making Juneteenth a Fe...

The bill to recognize Juneteenth as a federal holiday passed in the House of Representatives. President Biden is expected to sign the bill at 3:30 pm on Thursday, June 17 as soon as he lands from his trip to Europe.

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Humpback Whale Swallows a Lobster Diver ...

"All of a sudden I felt this huge bump, and everything went dark," recollected the lucky man after getting released from hospital!

Video
20 'Fly' Toys Every '90s Kid Had (or Wan...

Before smartphones and tablets, before online streaming services and game consoles, we '90s kids had to figure out different ways to entertain ourselves. Enter the decade of cheap plastic toys (and questionable fashion choices): the '90s. Toys in the '90s—while they seem rather bizarre and strange today—were all the rage.

Local Culture
White Claw Will Be Available on United Airlines Flights in Time f...

Plus, a revamped snack menu to go with it! United Airlines recently unveiled a beefed-up food and drink menu.

Products & Promotions
You Can Now Order a 'Cinnamon Toast Crun...

If you know what to ask for, you can order a Cinnamon Toast Crunch drink at Starbucks.

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VIDEO: Bird Carries a Shark-Like Creatur...

A viral video features a large bird carrying a shark-like creature over beachgoers at Myrtle Beach. However, experts believe this wasn't a shark but an Atlantic Spanish Mackerel or a ladyfish.

National News
10 Things to Do During Your Child's Sports Game

You read that right. Here's a list of things you've always wanted to do—and now have permission.

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