Updated: February 13, 2019 10:09:13 PM MST
 
 
 
 
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Boulder-born New Horizons reveals new landscape in outer solar system

With Pluto already under its belt, NASA mission now exploring Ultima Thule
01/02/2019 05:00 PM MST
The team behind the Boulder-born New Horizons mission on Wednesday released the clearest image to date from its New Year's Eve flyby of Ultima Thule, the Kuiper Belt Object on which the spacecraft set its sights after a historic brush with Pluto more than three years and a billion miles ago. 
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Boulder-born spacecraft opens new year at tiny, icy world past Pluto
01/01/2019 08:20 PM MST - The NASA spacecraft that yielded the first close-up views of Pluto opened the new year at an even more distant world, a billion miles beyond. Full Story

Boulder scientists tie uneven sea level rise to climate change
12/03/2018 06:15 PM MST - Boulder scientists have teamed on a study which shows that uneven sea level rise over the past 25 years, including higher than average increases in places such as the United States' Eastern Seaboard and the Gulf of Mexico, are partly the result of climate change and that it can be expected to intensify with future warming of the planet. Full Story

Google employees in Boulder walk out to protest treatment of women
11/01/2018 01:26 PM MDT - Employees at Google's Boulder campus joined their colleagues at the company's campuses and offices across the world in walking out Thursday to protest the tech giant's mishandling of sexual misconduct allegations against executives. Full Story

Boulder woman seeking FBI investigation on Brett Kavanaugh accusations; attorney appears on CNN
09/25/2018 09:14 PM MDT - The attorney representing the Boulder woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct appeared on "Anderson Cooper 360" on Tuesday evening to reiterate his frustration over what he sees as a lack of cooperation from the Republican-controlled Senate Judiciary Committee.  Full Story

Colorado woman accuses Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct in college dorm room, per report
09/23/2018 11:31 PM MDT - <p>The Senate Judiciary Committee has scheduled a hearing Thursday for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, a woman who says he sexually assaulted her as a teenager, as a claim of sexual misconduct emerged from another woman.</p>  Full Story

Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort guilty of 8 charges
08/21/2018 03:54 PM MDT - ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Paul Manafort, the longtime political operative who for months led Donald Trump's winning presidential campaign, was found guilty of eight financial crimes Tuesday in the first trial victory of the special counsel investigation into the president's associates. Full Story

CU Boulder announces six weeks paid parental leave for university staff
06/27/2018 10:01 AM MDT - The University of Colorado's Boulder campus announced Tuesday it would grant six weeks of paid parental leave to university staff, who previously used accrued and unpaid leave after having or adopting children. Full Story

Boulder woman, climbing partner summit Denali: 'We climbed for women veterans'
06/11/2018 09:45 PM MDT - When she reached the summit of Denali, Naomi Schware fell to her knees, caught her breath and began to cry. The part-time Boulder resident reached the summit more than 20,000 feet in the Alaskan sky with climbing partner Amanda Burrill on May 22.  Full Story

Colorado's legalized marijuana would be federally lawful under bill introduced by Cory Gardner, Elizabeth Warren
06/07/2018 04:27 PM MDT - <p>Marijuana would be legal federally in states that already have approved the drug's use under a bill introduced Thursday by U.S. Sens. Cory Gardner and Elizabeth Warren.</p>  Full Story

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College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

 
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College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

 
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Second Story Garage: Gasoline Lollipops

The Boulder alt-country band gives its EPs names such as Death and Resurrection, and its songs bear the mark of hard truths and sin. But the punk energy behind the playing, and the sense that it's all in good fun, make it OK to dance to a song like "Death." Full Story