04 Feb

First-degree murder charge in fatal shooting of Denver transit guard

First-degree murder charge in fatal shooting of Denver transit guard
DENVER – A man accused of walking up behind a Denver transit guard and shooting him on a street corner was charged with first-degree murder on Friday as authorities said they continued to investigate the slaying. A copy of the email, obtained by CBS Denver …
CBS News

Denver security officer’s accused killer is charged with first-degree murder
The man accused of gunning down a security officer in downtown Denver was charged with first-degree murder while making his first court appearance on Friday morning, the Denver District Attorney’s Office said. Joshua Cummings is accused of shooting Scott …
FOX News

Richard Kirk, accused in Observatory Park slaying of his wife, pleads guilty to second-degree murder
A man who claimed that eating marijuana candy led him to shoot his wife to death in their Observatory Park home pleaded guilty on Friday to second-degree murder, ending a years-long debate surrounding pot and its possible influence on the slaying.
Denver Post

Nearly everyone in Congress has a college degree. Most Americans don’t.
Pew Research compiled five interesting bits of data about the new Congress in an article published Thursday. Congress has more women and more people of color than in the past (though it’s still heavily composed of white men). There are fewer veterans …
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