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jon batiste has mastered new ways to play old classics. with chase atms, he can master new ways to deposit checks too. easy to use chase technology for whatever you're trying to master. >> tkpwhradz glass shattered. >> a large panel of glass plummeted from the fifth floor of the denver courthouse. inspectors are trying to figure out why. no one was hurt. but problem solvers are looking spao what happened. and how long things will be
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live from denver courthouse. with that story. >> scary. >> yeah. must have been alarming. we're talking about it happening inside the atreu yum. two large panels of glass. one on the fifth floor. one on the second. broke and fell -fpl you can see the front is closed until investigators figure out what happened. and fix the problem. >> >> crashed in the entrance nobody was hurt. but the main entrance is closed. while inspectors try to figure out what went wrong. and whether it's safe. the 136 million dollar courthouse was dedicated to the summer of 2010.
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engineering. and clip architect. according to to a press release at the time. the courthouse has 54 thousand square feet of glass. and now inspectors are scrutinizing key glass structures. >> . you can see two panels boarded up. on the fifth and second floor. inspectors are taking notes and pictures. and examining design features. >> . now the city isn't sure how long the it will be closed. it depends on what the problem is. and what's involved in fixing it. >> . we'll keep you posted. >> . developing now out of douglas can county. asking for help identifying two women.
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with a stolen credit card. these two women stole the card. along with a wallet. and several ore items from a locker. inside the 24 hour fitness. if you recognize who they are. call the douglas county sheriff office. >> . another warning tonight to never leave your valuables inside your car. they caught this thief on camera. on the 12 hundred whrobg of santa fe. last week. breaking into someones vehicle. to steal bags from inside. this crook has since been takes only seconds to do what this man did. >> more sr*fed in their kids hosted the annual superintendent parent forum. school employees and parents work together. to help. officials say it's a chance for community members to really influence district decisions.
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greeley police receive calls about a facebook posting. threatening local schools with violence. by clowns. that threat was a hoax. it does beg the question. who would do this and why. >> by a clown. >> . we absolutely take seriously.
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it went viral. very quickly. on social media. and there was no way to contain it. >> . police determine that this threat was a hoax. not credible. a reposting on facebook by a 15 year-old woeu. >> . immediately the police began working with us. on bumping up security at the school. that were particularly mentioned. >> . the khroeupb. has >> hiding behind a mask like a clown. gives the feeling of power. and control. and with all the media coverage. an idea for others. >> if they see other people doing it. it gives them a good idea. it's a copy cat. >> . with today's social media. it's just that much easier. to spread the fear.
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back. stkph new york fire department mourning loss of one of its own. after a possible drug house exploded. earlier this morning. news across america tonight. investigators say chief and his team were called out because of a gas odor. he was evacuating nearby homes when the hoeus exploded. nine other firefighters. 6 police officers. 3 utility workers and two civilians were injured in the
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texas police officer out of job after a violent encounter caught on camera. this video showing and another officer. approaching daryl gills on a train. before warren draws his baton. and hits guiles repeatedly. >> . warren resigned yesterday. after an internal investigation found he used excessive force. >> . county sheriff and in georgia. apologizing after one of his deputies threatened to arrest a woman for breast-feeding in he stopped her as she was leaving. asked her to cover up. she says when she told him state law allowed her to nurse in public. he told her if her son unlatched it would be considered indecent exposure. >> . it's horrifying. >> . took to facebook to weigh in. apologizing.
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will make sure all officers do understand the law. >> . guess that deputy doesn't have kids. >> no. certainly a hot button issue with mothers.
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in one door - a member of congress. out another - a high-paid lobbyist. are now lobbyists in washington, dc. it's just considered business as usual. i consider it wrong. that's why i'm fighting for a new law to permanently ban former members of congress from ever becoming lobbyists. i'm michael bennet
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in colorado, we stand together, but congressman coffman stands with donald trump and will support trump for president. they've spread falsehoods about president obama. trump: oh, no. coffman: i don't know whether barack obama was born in the united states or not. coffman and trump are too dangerous for colorado.
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a placard on the rearview mirror. the note says. you sure don't look handicap. we have the woman's response. >> . katherine was serving in the military. 4 years ago. when. >> i end the lack of oxygen caused me top epilepsy. that can't be controlled by medication. >> after several brain surgeries she suffers from seizures. she has a service dog and a placard. when they came out of ot store yesterday. they found this note. stuck to the parking sign. >> it read about how i didn't look has been handicap. and didn't act handicap.
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people can judge just by house how somebody looks. >> . >> the rocky mountain americans with disability center says a especially with such a strong military presence in our community. people need to be aware of what's called invisible injuries. >> . a person may have a major impairment. in their life. but if we don't see it we don't see them in a wheelchair. or with a cane. but the a >> . especially approximate if tkwrou see a sticker or placard. like in her case. that's all the proof you need. >> the fact they can get this from the doctor. and legally acquire a parking permit. for this. means they're qualified. >> . she suggests that if you have a question. about someone's impairment. don't leave a tphoeut. just ask. >> . a lot of people will be happy to answer your questions. instead of just letting the stigma go on.
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you don't need. >> . it was that. the buffs answer the bell. big time this past weekend. delivered that huge knock out punch to oregon. at oregon. the buffs get chance this week to knock off the other oregon based pack 12 team. oregon state comes to town. after the win against the ducks. cu record sitting pretty. 3 and one on the year. 3 wins away from becoming bowl eligible already. >> . something they haven't cracked since 2005.
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finally throwing punches with the big boys. the key is maintain the momentum. especially after a not so good oregon state team. almost a two touch down under dog. for the buffs. >> if you don't go in with the right attitude. you won't come ut out with the win. >> . kick off saturday. from boulder. set for >> . 3 and 30 broncos now. trevor siemian and company. serious fourth quarter magic working these days. >> . >> good thing i guess. hopefully we can balance what we're doing. the little sluggish.
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we couldn't get off the field. we come back in the fourth and play lights out. so. that's a good thing. >> >> broncos on the road again this week. at tampa. >> . the avs back on the ice. preseason game against the wild. should be a nice evaluation period. for the avs. and coaching staff. the team top pros prospects expected to be showcased tonight. the puck drops in minnesota. at seven o'clock. >> . finally. nicks pick. first up the best. nuggets announce this yesterd it's worth telling you about. mr. finger wag himself will have his number 55 jersey retired. at the pepsi center. during the home opener this year. >> . also note. they plan to wear the throw back rain bow skyline uniform during that game. tickets go on ale friday. love the uniforms. >> . now the worst. tough being vice captain of the u.s. rider cup team. check out the great tiger woods. not included in the photograph
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you're just the vice captain. no longer a player. >> . tphoeu now now he's having a laugh about
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washington is broken. a blatant case of special interests buying influence in washington. a draft bill by scott tipton s largely written by tipton's biggest campaign contributor. even worse, tipton's plans threaten thousands of recreation industry jobs. gail schwartz will protect colorado's public lands, jobs, and our rural way of life. gail schwartz -- independent leadership for colorado. house majority pac is responsible for the content of this advertising. i first met mike on a fundraising event to help the hunger in ethiopia.
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mike is a very nice guy. he's a really nice guy. he can do 62 pushups. mike is a great friend to the ethiopian community. mike's not like other politicians. he's not like other republicans. i think he's better. mike's one of us. he's one of us. mike coffman es uno de nosotros. mike is one of us. i'm mike coffman, and i approve this message. >> welcome back. fall just technically started on friday. but i don't think old man winter got the memo. he's ready to start it off already. larry from steam boat took the beautiful picture of buffalo pass. fall colors and full bloom. with the snow peeked mountains. snow covered peeks.
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it was a lovely day today. maybe take a drive into the mountains and check out the fall colors. numbers today in the high country. very warm for the time of year. in the mid 70s. those are the type of numbers that average highs around the city. we bested that by quite a few degrees. we hit 83. that 81 hasn't updated. low 80s from fort collins. off into the eastern plains. and some upper 80s showing up. in the southeast corner. right now we're taking a loo the fall colors from vail mountain. does that look good out there. here in the monday evening. temperatures are still very warm. 82 greeley. 80 ben net. upper 70s around parker. 82 downtown. double 70s fort collins. plenty of 50s 60s and some 70s. hanging on there. in the high country. there's a lot of dry air spilling our way. from back west. unsettled weather. hard to find any where. even close to colorado. you have to go down into new
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we're dry this evening. statewide. and we're going to stay that way. walk from this evening. all the way through tomorrow morning. start off the third day of the workweek. hump day. sunshine to welcome under the u. couldsun glare could be an issu. it will be a beautiful sunrise. >> . allows the warm air to climb our way from the southwest. which is why highs made it ten degrees above average. we'll do it again tomorrow. i think almost a carbon copty tomorrow. of this afternoon. notice into motion. and we take you through the end oftd week. towards the week. that ridge really begins to break down. we'll stay above average into
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with highs around the upper 70s. touch cooler than this afternoon. look at the big trough. hanging out over the pacific northwest. saturday evening. early next week that starts to swing in. and temperatures will go from above average. to likely below. with 60s returning. by the time we get into early next week. in the meantime. once we get into the day tomorrow. 80s aren't going any where any time soon. 82 tomorrow afternoon. downtown. 81 fort collins. very similar story east of town. warm down in the with warm numbers in the mountains. and on the western slope. grand junction. expected to top out at 78 degrees. mid and upper 70s. low 80s across the metro. 79 golden. >> . we'll have plainly clear skies.
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light jacket early. they won't need the jackets once they get off the bus. sun stph*eu skies carrying us back to 82. for the daytime high. another similar story into the day on thursday. that's when the cool air starts to kick in. into the friday. we could introduce a shower or two in the mountains. one or two drifting down into the metro. odds are you get through the weekend dry. with rain chances at ten to 20 percent. so. my brother was in town this weekend. first time he saw the he said he couldn't believe the snow on the peeks. and how beautiful those colors were. >> it is. >> . we take it for granted i think. >> . take a day off. get up there and they check it .
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just outside the police on the scene in just seconds. to break it up. that's the difference this time. they arrested one person. dpd is ramped up patrol. on the mall in recent months after a string of violent incidents. >> . sending a strong message. >> . golf course evacuated. after a brush fire breaks out nearby. firefighters shut down highway 285. in both directions this afternoon. all the way. they work to get the flames under control. people cleared o. after as a precaution. crews were able to contain the fire and reopen the road in an hour and a half. >> . police searching for two men who robbed a colorado boulevard bank. surveillance photographs show the thieves on friday morning. at the u.s. bank branch near 50. they jumped the counter. armed with handguns. stole the money and drove off. police found the get away vehicle. they're asking anyone with information to call crime
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