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  • Singer John Denver gets a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame October 25, 2014

    LOS ANGELES: Things are a little sunnier on the Hollywood Walk of Fame following the posthumous unveiling of a star for John Denver. The "Sunshine on My Shoulders" singer received the walk's 2,531st star on Friday, 17 years after his death. Denver's son, Zak Deutschendorf, and daughter, Jesse Belle Denver, attended the...
  • US: Student gunman wounds 2 classmates in Colorado school December 14, 2013

    Centennial: A teenager who may have had a grudge against a teacher opened fire on Friday with a shotgun at a suburban Denver high school, wounding two fellow students before killing himself. Quickthinking students alerted the targeted teacher, who quickly left the building. The scene unfolded on the eve of the...
  • Ex-NBA player banned in Philippines for 'choking' team-mate March 11, 2013

    Former NBA player Renaldo Balkman has been banned from the professional basketball league in the Philippines for grabbing a team-mate around the neck during a game. The former New York Knicks and Denver Nuggets player has also been slapped with a fine of 250,000 Philippine pesos over the incident, Philippine Basketball...
  • Denver shooting: Two children, one woman killed February 7, 2013

    Denver: Two children under 10 years old and a woman were killed, and a third child was wounded in an apparent shooting at a house in northeast Denver, police said Wednesday. That child was in critical condition at Denver Health Medical Center. The shooting appeared to have been isolated and there...
  • US: Theatre massacre accused to face trial January 11, 2013

    Denver: Aurora theatre shooting accused James Holmes is set to face trial after a judge cited enough evidence against him to start proceedings. The prosecutors have identified 160 counts under which Holmes will be tried. The former neuroscience doctoral student is charged with 24 counts of firstdegree murder and 140 counts...
  • Shot fired at Obama campaign office in Denver October 13, 2012

    Denver: Denver police on Saturday said that someone fired a shot through the window of President Barack Obama's Denver campaign office. Police spokeswoman Raquel Lopez says people were inside the office when the shooting happened Friday afternoon, but no one was injured. A large panel of glass was left shattered...
  • Romney is ideologically empty: Obama biographer October 9, 2012

    US President Barack Obama's biographer and Editor of the New Yorker, David Remnick has said that Republican candidate Mitt Romney is showing ideological opportunism and confusion ahead of the Presidential elections. Speaking to CNN-IBN, the Pulitzer Prize winner said that Obama may have not fared well in the first Presidential debate...
  • Obama opens debate by wishing Michelle happy anniversary October 4, 2012

    Washington: US President Barack Obama started the first presidential debate on Wednesday by greeting his wife and the First Lady on their 20th marriage anniversary. "There are a lot of points that I want to make tonight, but the most important one is that 20 years ago I became the...
  • Watch: Highlights of Obama vs Romney debate October 4, 2012

    In a showdown at close quarters, President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney sparred aggressively in their first campaign debate on Wednesday night over taxes, deficits and strong steps needed to create jobs in a sputtering national economy. The economy dominated the evening, as it has the race for the...
  • Obama says created millions of jobs, Romney says 23 mn jobless October 4, 2012

    Denver: In a showdown at close quarters, President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney sparred aggressively in their first campaign debate on Wednesday night over taxes, deficits and strong steps needed to create jobs in a sputtering national economy. "The status quo is not going to cut it," declared the...
  • Denver to host first US Presidential debates tomorrow October 2, 2012

    Washington: US President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney are running neck and neck in a series of national polls ahead of the first of the three presidential debates to be held in Denver on Wednesday with economy and domestic policy to be on top of the agenda. Ahead...
  • Batman shooting suspect charged with murder July 31, 2012

    Centennial: The former graduate student accused of opening fire at a Denverarea screening of the latest "Batman" film, killing 12 people, was formally charged on Monday with 24 counts of firstdegree murder and 116 counts of attempted murder. James Holmes, 24, was formally charged during his second court appearance since his...
  • 'Batman' shooting suspect was seeing psychiatrist July 28, 2012

    Denver: The former graduate student accused in the deadly Colorado movie theater shooting was being treated by a psychiatrist at the university where he studied, the first indication that he may have sought help before the rampage that killed 12 people and wounded 58. Attorneys for James Holmes, 24, made the...
  • Batman mask found from shooting suspect home July 23, 2012

    Aurora: University of Colorado officials were looking on Sunday into whether James Holmes used his position in a graduate program to collect hazardous materials, but school officials weren't saying whether they knew the suspect in a movie theater massacre was anything more than a hardworking student. Law enforcement officials also revealed...
  • 'Batman' shooting: Obama meets victims' families July 23, 2012

    Aurora: Despair all around him, President Barack Obama on Sunday offered hugs, tears and the nation's sympathy to survivors of the Colorado shooting rampage and to families whose loved ones were shot dead. He looked for hope in the heartbreak, insisting a brighter day will come for the grieving and...
  • 'Batman shooting suspect had planned the attack' July 22, 2012

    Aurora: The shooting suspect who went on a deadly rampage inside a Colorado theater planned the attack with "calculation and deliberation," police said on Saturday, receiving deliveries for months which authorities believe armed him for battle and were used to rig his apartment with dozens of bombs. Authorities on Saturday removed...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai July 20, 2012

    Masked gunman kills 12 people in a US theatre. Sharad Pawar's NCP puts the UPA government on notice. ...
  • Video shows chaos inside Denver theatre July 20, 2012

    An amateur video shows the commotion inside the Denver theatre following the shooting by the masked gunman. ...
  • A dark night @ Denver July 20, 2012

    US President Barack Obama has said he is saddened and shocked at killing of 12 people by a gunman in a theatre in Denver, Colorado. ...
  • 'Batman' cinema shooting: 'No security checks at theatres' July 20, 2012

    A gunman wearing a gas mask and black SWAT gear hurled a gas canister inside a crowded movie theater during a midnight showing of the new Batman movie on Friday and then opened fire, killing 12 and wounding nearly 60 people. ...
  • US: Gunman opens fire during screening of new Batman film July 20, 2012

    At least 12 people have been shot dead in Denver, USA by a masked gunman, who opened fire at a midnight screening of The Dark Night Rises. ...
  • Obama shocked, saddened by cinema hall shooting July 20, 2012

    Washington: Shocked and saddened by the "horrific" cinema hall shooting in Colorado, US President Barack Obama on Friday vowed to bring to justice the perpetrators of the heinous crime that claimed at least 14 lives and left 50 people injured. "Michelle and I are shocked and saddened by the horrific and...
  • US: 12 dead in shooting during new Batman movie July 20, 2012

    Aurora (Colorado, USA): A gunman wearing a gas mask and black SWAT gear hurled a gas canister inside a crowded movie theater during a midnight showing of the new Batman movie Friday and then opened fire, killing 12 people and wounding nearly 60 others in an attack so bizarre that...
  • Attempt to name peak after John Denver blocked August 10, 2011

    London: Fans of John Denver have suffered a setback after a campaign to name a peak in the Colorado Rockies after the singer has been blocked by the US officials. The movement gained momentum in the recent weeks when more than 2,000 people signed a petition to rename Mount Sopris in...
  • Watch: Breakdancing keeps boys off trouble May 24, 2009

    Michael Jackson's world tour dates have been postponed. While his fans eagerly wait for the tour to kick off, break dancing is back in vogue. Well, at least in Denver, for now. ...
  • Debate: Obama, an ideal 21st century leader? August 30, 2008

    The first black candidate for American presidency gives an acceptance speech that has been described as epic yet accessible, soaring yet a real and transformational speech. "Change happens because the American people demand itbecause they rise up and insist on new ideas and new leadership, a new politics for a new...
  • Speech gives Obama 6pt lead over McCain: Poll August 29, 2008

    New Delhi: Eight months of a bitter and often divisive campaign to win the nomination for president ended on on Friday when, with more than 70,000 flag waving supporters cheering him on, Barack Obama vowed to restore America's standing in the world and to reverse its economic collapse. "With profound gratitude...
  • FBI probing possible threat to Obama's life, 3 held August 27, 2008

    New Delhi: US authorities are investigating a possible threat to Senator Barack Obama during the Democratic Convention in Denver. The FBI has arrested a 28yearold man called Tharin Gartrell with two telescopic rifles. Gartrell was arrested during a traffic stop early on Sunday by police in the eastern Denver suburb of...
  • Wife Michelle, Barack Obama's strongest supporter August 26, 2008

    Denver: The Democratic party's Denver convention witnessed more than 4,400 delegates pledging their support to Barack Obama. Barack Obama's wife Michelle spoke at the convention and rallied support for her husband. Barack Obama too briefly addressed the delegates via satellite from Kansas City, where he is campaigning. He'll be officially nominated...
  • Denver abuzz ahead of Democratic convention August 25, 2008

    Denver (Colorado): Little India is a popular restaurant in Denver and on the menu these days is talk about the Democratic National Convention that is taking place in the city and the Presidential elections. An independent, Paul Mathews says, "Between IndianAmericans, when we talk about the elections, more often than...