Updated: January 20, 2015 6:52:38 PM MST
 
 
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    Boulder coroner: Homeless man died of pneumonia, alcohol abuse

    01/22/2015 08:00 PM MST
    Jason Gray, the homeless man found dead in November in a small creek near the intersection of 21st and Pearl streets in Boulder, died of pneumonia and chronic alcohol abuse, the Boulder County Coroner's Office ruled Thursday. 
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    CU-Boulder freshman applications top 30,000 for the first time
    01/22/2015 04:21 PM MST - Freshman applications to the University of Colorado reached an all-time high this year with an 8 percent jump over last year's already high numbers. Full Story

    Boulder sheriff seeks masked, armed, umbrella-wielding suspects in Niwot bank robbery
    01/22/2015 05:23 PM MST - At about 4:45 p.m. on Wednesday, two men entered the Bank of Estes Park branch located inside Niwot Market, 7980 Niwot Road. BCSO said in a news release that one of the men was armed with a "small rifle type hand gun," while the other wielded an umbrella and a bag.  Full Story

    RTD driver who ran over, killed pedestrian at Boulder Transit Center won't be charged
    01/22/2015 04:10 PM MST - The RTD driver who ran over and killed a 62-year-old man at the Boulder Transit Center in November won't face charges after police and prosecutors determined there was no evidence he was aware he'd struck the victim. Full Story

    Etai's Bakery Cafe to replace Folsom St. Coffee at CU-Boulder
    01/22/2015 11:08 AM MST - Etai's Bakery Cafe is moving into the space vacated by Folsom St. Coffee Co.in the Porter Biosciences Building at the University of Colorado. Full Story

    CU-Boulder student shot by cops may claim self-defense at trial
    01/21/2015 07:50 PM MST - The attorneys for a University of Colorado student charged with four felonies after being shot multiple times by police in a University Hill standoff in May said in court Wednesday that the police's improper response to what started as a petty theft may have been what escalated the incident. Full Story

    Boulder allows permanent beer gardens at CU's Coors Events Center
    01/22/2015 01:03 PM MST - The newly pitched beer garden tents at the Coors Events Center likely will become permanent features at University of Colorado basketball games. Full Story

    Libyan refugee arrested after failing to appear in court on Boulder case
    01/21/2015 05:43 PM MST - Libyan refugee Iman al-Obeidi was arrested just before noon today after she failed to appear at a court hearing this morning and a judge issued a warrant for her arrest. Full Story

    CU-Boulder's Conference on World Affairs names columnist Leonard Pitts Jr as keynote speaker
    01/21/2015 11:56 AM MST - The Conference on World Affairs at the University of Colorado has named Leonard Pitts Jr. as its keynote speaker for the 2015 event. Full Story

    Boulder man charged in alleged assault of Jewish man over yarmulke
    01/21/2015 05:43 PM MST - An Israeli Jew living in Boulder was formally charged with two felonies Wednesday in what police are calling a bias-motivated assault against a Jewish man who refused to remove his yarmulke at a bar on the Pearl Street Mall. Full Story

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    College basketballCU men's basketball: Buffs end skid in big way against Cougars

    Booker's game-high 21 points lead Colorado past Washington St. 90-58

    Over the course of the past few days, several people have spotted Xavier Talton putting in extra work on the court.

    Much like his team, Talton has been struggling of late.

    On Saturday night, Talton and the Colorado men's basketball team busted out of their slumps.

     
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    (Cliff Grassmick / Daily Camera)
    College basketballCU men's basketball: Buffs end skid in big way against Cougars

    Booker's game-high 21 points lead Colorado past Washington St. 90-58

    Over the course of the past few days, several people have spotted Xavier Talton putting in extra work on the court.

    Much like his team, Talton has been struggling of late.

    On Saturday night, Talton and the Colorado men's basketball team busted out of their slumps.

     
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    Second Story Garage: The Dustbowl Revival

    They're called The Dustbowl Revival, but "dustbowl" should be read as style, not politics. It's more Mardi Gras than "Grapes of Wrath." You could see this band with all their belongings on the back of a wagon heading west, but it would be a party. Their Americana swing gets you tapping your toes and raising your glass. No one's down on their luck here. Full Story