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Post Premium: Top stories for Oct. 19-25, 2020 – The Denver Post

Colorado’s summer of record heat, extreme drought and devastating wildfires — the three largest ever recorded have burned in the last three months — has cast fresh urgency on our climate crisis, as this state and the West see escalating impacts from a warming planet. Scientists say Colorado will face more hot days, that rising […]

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$500,000 bond for security guard charged with second-degree murder in Denver protest shooting – The Denver Post

A Denver judge on Monday set a $500,000 bond for the security guard charged with second-degree murder in a fatal shooting at an Oct. 10 protest. Matthew Dolloff, 30, will have to post the bond before he can be released from the downtown Denver jail, where he has been since his arrest at the scene […]

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Apparis Turns to the Home for Growth Opportunity

The brand has developed a following for its cruelty-free outerwear. The Apparis outerwear line is currently available in over 500 stores in the U.S. and in 20 countries. It recently expanded to include vegan leather, vegan knitwear, and accessories. The premise behind the new home line began with one faux fur blanket that consistently sold […]

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Hong Kong teacher removed for ‘unlawful’ lesson

A Hong Kong teacher’s licence has been removed after being accused of promoting the territory’s independence in the classroom.  Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam said it was important to weed out “bad apples” from the education system.  Officials in Beijing believe schools have been helping to foment opposition to China’s communist party. Hong Kong’s largest […]

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Parents plea for refunds from PGL travel firm

Angry parents are demanding their cash back from a specialist school holiday company. PGL hosts children at residential activity centres across the UK, but has had to cancel visits during the coronavirus lockdown. Parents are asking for their money back, but PGL – dubbed Parents Get Lost by children – has refused. Instead, the school […]

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Voting is open for Katmai National Park's iconic Fat Bear Week

Fat Bear Week is back, and voting is now open. The event is hosted by Katmai National Park and features a dozen brown bears preparing for hibernation. It’s an annual tournament comparing chubby bears and it’s getting renewed attention in 2020 as pandemic-weary Americans search for reasons to smile and look at adorable wildlife. Katmai National Park selects 12 […]

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Nine arrested for trespassing on Denver Police Department training academy property

Denver police arrested nine people Tuesday night after they broke through a fence and trespassed on its training academy property. While inside the grounds the group defaced signs, according to a Denver Police Department news release. Officers arrived quickly once the break-in was detected. Nine were arrested on suspicion of second-degree criminal trespass while two […]

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Four men now sentenced for injuring Arvada officer with a chlorine bomb.

Four men have now been sentenced in Jefferson County for throwing a chlorine bomb at a police officer who was injured in the incident. Three of the four defendants in the case were sentenced Thursday, with one man being sentenced earlier, according to a district attorney’s office news release. The Arvada police officer was injured […]

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Democrats prepare for unprecedented digital convention

Four-day event set to include formal nomination of Joe Biden as the Democratic challenger of US President Donald Trump. A presidential primary season like no other will culminate this week for the Democratic Party in the United States in an unprecedented, mostly digital convention that is set to cement Joe Biden as the official candidate tasked […]

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Algeria jails journalist for three years over protest coverage

Khaled Drareni, editor of Casbah Tribune website and reporter with TV5 Monde, sentenced to three years in prison. An Algerian journalist who played a prominent role in covering the country’s pro-democracy movement last year has been jailed for “endangering national unity” and “inciting an unarmed gathering”. Khaled Drareni, editor of Casbah Tribune news website and correspondent of […]