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that's why i worked with republicans and democrats to replace the no child left behind law and increase local control of schools. i'm michael bennet. i approve this message because i believe parents and our communities
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out lawed sin thet synthetic pot or spice five years that didn't keep two men from selling the dangerous drugs at popular smoke shops around colorado and arbd the world. >> . police busted that operation and a grand jury returned a 169 count indictment against the two. >> . new. tammy vigil live from lake wood to tell us how investigators say the men got away with their spice operation. sounds like for years. >> . we're outside one of the shops
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cigarettes laced with spice. >> . shops had no idea. because the men accused of manufacturing and distributing the drug kept it a se secret.
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then you get the result of wind up in the emergency room. >> customers of smoker friendly say the suspects acted recklessly. with the live of the p-blt. >> . it's unfair. it's dangerous. >> . you can mess around and kill somebody. you never know how somebody will react. >> the partners in crime made millions of dollars in the scheme. turning herbal cigarettes touted as safer than tobacco. into something more harmful. >> . >> again the men face 150 counts. most serious is violating colorado's organized crime control act. they will appear in court tomorrow. for a bond hearing. held on one million dollars each. >> developing right tpou.
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woman. who kidnapped and robbed a woman and her two children. here are photographs of the suspects. investigators say the victim -fts approached at the goodwill store. but a woman asking for directions to the post office. a man joined her and the two suspects convinced the woman to drive them to the post office. police say on the way there the man pulled out a gun and ordered the woman to drive to her bank and withdraw cash. >> . if you recognize them. police want to hear from you. >> . after searching. crews in switzerland found the remains of this
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>> to cut down on shelter. food. and water. around your house. >> . not only does john see and smell skunks in his neighborhood. he says one lady feeds them. >> . another neighbor trapped skunk. after they kept spraying his dog. >> i was at loss. >> about what to do. which neighbors say are everyone everywhere. >> . it's been a problem. but not much we can do. obviously. >> . there's just not enough manpower to come to each and every one of the calls. >> pest control expert says a mild winter made skunk population explode this summer. calling this area prime real estate. >> . if you have shelter and food and water. somewhere close to you.
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device you put down. they're going to come. >> reduce as many things. like high weeds. dog food. trash. just about anything sitting around your house. to make it less attractive. >> . he came and took care of the skunk. after seeing the problem solvers story. >> . no agency will remove skunks. unless they're rabid or have severe injuries. >> . if skunks have already set up shop around your house. it's probably going to have to call an exterminator to catch them and get rid of them. if not it's never too late to get rid of the 3 key elements.
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take a look. someone driving a subaru backs into gas pump. crashes into another car. narrowly mis-ing a woman. that woman and someone in the car moved quickly to pull the kids from the car. as it goes up in flames. car completely charred. but everyone is okay.
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green light for airport officials to negotiate a long term contract. for a massive renovation of the jefferson terminal. the main terminal. still have to out line the design and the cost. we have some new ke details about the concept. >> . if you think about it. no airport was really built with the tsa in mind. this is what the main terminal here looked like in 1994. prior to the september eleven terror attack. now they have 3 security check points. one on either side of the terminal. plus bridge security. those locations could soon drastically change. and here's a look at how.
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you'll round the corner. and straight ahead the bridge will still be a bridge. but no longer a security check point. because you have already gone through security. you'll hook a left and make your way down to the great hall. tkh will which will be a secured area. so the tsa check point here will be gone. and instead it will be replaced with additional shops and restaurants. >> for those flying in. your journey will change too. no longer greet loved ones here at center of the great hall. that will be pushed down to here. taking the place of the south ts ark check point. where a new meet and greet station will be set up. in front of the westen hotel. >> . baggage claim area would moats mostly look the same. but there will be structure changes. they're looking to add colorado themed attractions lake like a
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these are just general ideas. they will present the plan next year. if approved it's a time line. targeting 2019. >> . new head coach. he's keeping all the guys. and learns about his new gig. he didn't know much about the avs before last week. but he's on the fast track. the players report to camp in 3
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the 44 year-old is saying all the right things. it's not about just getting the jobment he wants to win. >> . >> rockies oud last night. double header today. game one this afternoon. >> anderson on point. rockies in control. 3 to nothing in the seventh. solo shot. first major league homer. he turned 29 today. >> . >> not much down time. last nights make up game starts in about 30 minutes.
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guys on this trip. won't be around saturday. when the regular season roster is finalized. >> . don't worry about it. come out every day and play hard. >> . that's part of the business. play every week. >> . we know peyton manning has stayed busy. his commercial count seems to be going up. this weekend his signature sense of humor will be on display during the rob low roast. only peyton manning can manage to make fun of the actor. while throwing in a zinger. at his buddy tom brady.
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ha ha. well played. >> . comedy central released snippets of the roast. killing it with that one. >> . he's the only one who didn't cuss. >> . broncos such clean cut boys.
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14 hours. 26 minutes and 31 seconds. >> . >> the chance for more storms ahead this week. along with a warm up.
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over a million ears of corn are picked a day here in olathe, colorado. and i'm glad we have a senator who uses his ears to listen to what's most important to colorado farmers. michael bennet asked what he could do to help, and then worked with republicans to make a farm bill that's making a difference to all farmers in colorado. the thing that impresses me most about michael bennet:
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and i do trust michael bennet to look out for us.
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now to the high country. it's widely scattered storms that are all fading. and moving tkoup to the south. outside of this i think it will be a quiet night. across the state. although we head towards tomorrow morning. the only thing you have to worry about. patchy fog. it's going to be confined to areas that saw rain here. so far this evening. mostly east of town. from greeley. back towards burlington. and s towards lamar. across the metro it's just sunny
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75 right now in fort collins. >> as much as 20 inches. and then as it goes up the east coast. five to ten inches from georgia.
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kp*euting back into the atlantic. into the day saturday. meanwhile. hawaii also maybe contending with tropical systems. hurricane going to dive to the south. warnings are out right now. and behind it lester. a category 4 storm. churning out there. they have a pair of storms they have to watch out for. meanwhile rain returns here at home. friday 30 percent chance for storms there. starts to wind down. through our labor day weekend. >> . monday looks good. >> . it does perfect. >> taking one last week look at the top stories. a an officer is in serious condition. two others injured. a suspect is dead after an attempted arrest in southwest denver. the officers were serving the tphrob felony arrest warrant. when the suspect ran out of the house. and started fighting with an officer over a gun. several shots were fired. the suspect was killed. the officer in serious condition was not shot.
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from washington, d.c., this is the "jeopardy!" teachers tournament. here is our third group of semi-finalists -- a high-school history teacher from lake wales, florida... a high-school english teacher from mystic, connecticut... and a sixth-grade english teacher from somerset, new jersey... and now, from dar constitution hall, here is the host of "jeopardy!" -- alex trebek. [ cheers and applause ] thank you, johnny. and thank you again, ladies and gentlemen. well, two women are waiting in the wings,


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