Updates from the European Refugee Crisis

Updates from the European Refugee Crisis

The UN warns of growing xenophobia in Austria. UN chief secretary Ban Ki-Moon spoke to the Austrian parliament on Thursday, expressing his concerns to a newly passed bill that would allow Austria to reject all refugees and mig...  Read More »

April 29, 2016 • 0 comments

Society of artists bring Bengali culture to the Front Range

Society of artists bring Bengali culture to the Front Range

Deepan Dutta, CU News Corps Reporter

On a bright Sunday afternoon in late April, more than a dozen members of the “Colorado Literary and Cultural Society” gather at a clubhouse of a condo complex in Aurora.  First things first, lunch is served: jasmine...  Read More »

April 25, 2016 • 0 comments

Updates from the European Refugee Crisis

Updates from the European Refugee Crisis

Deal between EU and Turkey does not slow down arrivals from Syria. The deal between the European Union and Turkey to curb mass migration to Greece's shores is not working. The Daily Mail reports that more than 200 m...  Read More »

April 22, 2016 • 0 comments

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Aurora’s heavily white police force is firing at blacks

Aurora’s heavily white police force is firing at blacks

Sam Schanfarber, CU News Corps

This story was produced by CU News Corps for the Colorado Independent and ran on April 13, 2016. Aurora police are shooting black people at a rate that’s more than three times higher than that city’s black population. ...  Read More »

May 1, 2016 • 0 comments

Aurora Theater Shooting Trial Begins Monday

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April 23, 2015 • 0 comments

Most Colorado teachers feel safe in their classrooms, yet 39 percent might still carry firearms to school

Most Colorado teachers feel safe in their classrooms, yet 39 percent might still carry firearms to school

By Lo Snelgrove CU News Corps In 2009, two teenage boys plotted to shoot the principal of Dove Creek High School and ambush the Dolores County Sheriff. They aimed to do serious damage. Law enforcement recovered seven rifles, ...  Read More »

March 20, 2015 • 0 comments

Colorado underreports officer-involved shootings

Colorado underreports officer-involved shootings

Lacking the digitized system other states use, Colorado struggles to accurately count the number of these deaths By Katharina Buchholz CU News Corps National scrutiny of police shootings has been reignited with the violent protests...  Read More »

October 23, 2014 • 0 comments

Colorado Springs police reactivate death investigation amid CU News Corps inquiries on gun deaths

By April Nowicki CU News Corps Note: This story ran in the Colorado Springs Gazette on Aug. 23, 2014. Jeremiah Mieir, 26, died in his Colorado Springs apartment in October 2013 from what officials said appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot to the mouth. But no gun was found at the scene,...  Read More »

August 23, 2014 • 0 comments

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Hardrock River Rising

Hardrock River Rising

Sam Schanfarber, CU News Corps Reporter

Regardless of the media attention it brought; regardless of the countless statements from government officials released in its wake; regardless of the outpouring of sentiment from environmental advocates: The spill at Gold King Mine is minuscule both in its immediate and ongoing consequences.

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December 6, 2015 • 0 comments

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