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Colorado woman comes forward in daughter’s quest to find 7 strangers her father helped on 9/11

Joyce Blutt refers to Emilio Martinez as her guardian angel, her Saint Emilio. Blutt, 74, is one of seven strangers who Martinez drove from the Omaha, Nebraska, airport to Denver for free on Sept. 11, 2001, after their planes were grounded in the wake of the terrorist attacks. Martinez died in 2016, but his daughter, […]

Politics

‘What would you do instead?’ Blackford grilled over SNP criticism on social care solution

National Insurance: Blackford criticises government plans We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info The SNP’s Westminster leader Ian Blackford spoke to Kay […]

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‘They Thought I Was Dead’: Haitian President’s Widow Recounts Assassination

MIAMI — With her elbow shattered by gunfire and her mouth full of blood, the first lady of Haiti lay on the floor beside her bed, unable to breathe, as the assassins stormed the room. “The only thing that I saw before they killed him were their boots,” Martine Moïse said of the moment her […]

Politics

Batley and Spen: Polls close in crucial by-election that could pile pressure on Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer

Polls have closed in the Batley and Spen by-election, with pollsters and bookmakers predicting a Tory victory – a result likely to trigger moves to oust Sir Keir Starmer as Labour leader. Tory challenger Ryan Stephenson is being tipped to defeat Labour‘s Kim Leadbeater, sister of the murdered former MP Jo Cox, after one of […]

Business

Trump Organisation and top executive indicted in tax investigation

The former president’s family business and its chief financial officer, Allen Weisselberg, are expected to appear in court this week. A grand jury in Manhattan has indicted Donald Trump’s family business, the Trump Organisation, and one of its top executives in connection with a tax investigation into fringe benefits handed out at the company, people […]

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CDOT warns more closures to I-70 in Glenwood Canyon could be coming – The Denver Post

After two consecutive mudslides forced the closure of Interstate 70 across three days in Glenwood Canyon, the Colorado Department of Transportation is warning travelers to be prepared for more closures of the road. Heavy rains are easily creating flash floods in the area due to the burn scare caused by the Grizzly Creek Fire. Flash floods, […]

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Covid 19 coronavirus: Perth goes into lockdown, Air NZ boss hopeful of bubble bounce back

Air NZ chief executive Greg Foran said it was always a risk that flights would have to be cancelled and required significant logistics to manage it. Air NZ’s call centre had 14,000 calls on Sunday alone. “Depending on how long this goes depends on the impact.” He said it would not be a significant impact […]

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The look of Denver’s suburbs is changing, but who will be able to afford live in them?

From the front porch of his newly built ranch house in Aurora’s Painted Prairie neighborhood, Michael Kearns can see a wide array of homes — duplexes, single-family, townhomes. It’s a departure, as Kearns sees it, from “the cul-de-sacs, the row after row of garage doors out front,” that has typified suburban development over the last […]

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North Korea ‘to test US resolve’ by detonating nuclear bombs, top general warns

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox North Korea will "test the USA's resolve" by detonating nuclear bombs, a top general has warned. As fears grow over dictator Kim Jong-un's nuclear testing, top American intelligence officials warned that the hermit state is likely to […]

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“I never thought that I would have to go through this twice”: For Boulder police veterans, the death of Officer Eric Talley isn’t their first tragedy – The Denver Post

On the afternoon of March 22, Trudy Hunter and Sue Barcklow were half a country apart, but both were going through the same emotions. Barcklow, a longtime Boulder police officer who now works in the department’s photo radar department, watched as coverage of a shooting at a south Boulder King Soopers played out on her […]