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police expressed concerns about a possible "active terrorism network" in the new york and new jersey area... police found at least five explosives inside a backpack at a new station and sent in a bomb robot. police say - the robot was cutting a wire when one of the bombs exploded in elizabeth, new jersey. right now - heavily armed fbi agents are conducting a raid at an elizabeth, new jersey address -- the same town where the bombs were found. we also know police stopped a "vehicle of interest" and questioned five people last night.. none of those five were charged. we'll keep bringing
nobody was hurt. a reno newspaper reporter was on the flight.. he says the pilot told them the brakes failed, and he had to throw the engines in reverse to get the plane to a stop. all the passengers stayed calm - even cheerful at times. they eventually boarded another plane and made it to reno late last night. thornton police are asking for help - finding the person who shot and killed a teenage girl. friends and family say - 16-year-old haley vargas died -- after a man shot her as he left a house party.. it happened ju saturday near monaco and krameria police say there was some kind of argument before the man shot vargas. police describe the suspect - as hispanic in his late teens or early 20s - about 5 feet 6, maybe wearing a nose ring - and glasses. he may be driving a red sedan. metro denver crime stoppers is taking tips - and you can remain anonymous. the number is -913-stop. the suspect shot by a boulder
year-old adrian shaffer opened fire on deputy terri javes along highway 287 - south of longmont. before the shooting, several 9-1-1 callers had reported a man with a gun walking along the road and threatening drivers. javes was not hurt. the boulder county sheriff's office says shaffer died this weekend - after being in the hospital for a week. the shooting is still under investigation. javes is a 19-year veteran of the sheriff's department. a constructi after a trench collapsed around him. the south adams county fire department says the crew was working on some kind of line near east 72nd and ivy when the collapse happened around 11:30 sunday morning.. a man in his 30s was trapped from the waist down. emergency responders freed him around 3 in the afternoon... he was awake and talking the entire time. one person is dead after a shooting in
sunday night - and found a man shot in the chest near west 99th place. that man was pronounced dead at the scene. police say a woman was taken the hospital - but she was not injured. detectives are getting search warrants for the house... no details about the victim or any suspects have been released. a warning if you want to go hiking down in colorado springs... police there are looking for two armed robbers - who are targeting popular hiking areas. police say the suspects wore masks when they approached a car early sunday. they opened the door and ordered the victims to get out and hand over their valuables. the suspects then stole that car. our affiliate at kktv says a similar incident happened last month. later today - funeral services will be held for the bus driver killed in the legacy high school bus crash last week.. friends and family will gather to remember kari chopper.. chopper worked for adams 12 five star schools for four years... the service will be at crossroads church in thornton at six tonight..
will be ready help students at lafayette's peak to peak charter school - after one of their classmates collapsed at a cross country meet. senior brandon reis died friday - after collapsing during a 5-k race in broomfield. according to the boulder daily camera - reis was co-captain of the team. over the weekend - students and faculty gathered at the track to remember the 18- year-old. from one first responder to another... today - a south metro fi fundraiser for douglas county detective dan brite -- who continues to recover after being shot earlier this month. firefighter corey sutton also owns a coffee shop -- i-vibe coffee -- and plans to host a fundraiser there today. the shop will take donations and donate 50 percent of today's profits toward the brite family. you can find i-vibe coffee on south broadway in littleton. brite was shot at the beginning of the month - after responding to a suicidal man. on the campaign
finds herself losing momentum with a key group -- millennials. in michigan - her lead is just 7 points over republican donald trump when it comes to voters under 35. today - she'll try to rally that age group during a speech at philadelphia's temple university.. clinton also reacted to the recent bombings in new york and new jersey - calling for support for first responders, prayers for the victims and patience as the investigation continues. donald trump reacting as well -- he tweeted that clinton's policies would not keep america safe.. trump will hold a rally in battleground florida today, while his runinng mate, mike pence, says it's time to move on from the recent president obama "birther" drama - saying it's "old news." it's crunch time for both candidates.. their first debate is next week..
steps in the fight against breast cancer... and this week- thousands of survivors and supporters will take a lot of steps toward raising awareness- at the race for the cure. the race is this sunday... one in seven women in colorado will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her liftetime. men can be diagnosed too. early detection, regular screenings and knowing your body can make all the difference... denver's first lady mary lou cancer is scary... but not knowing is worse. here's what you need to know about the race.. it's this sunday. the 5k starts at 8 a.m. at the pepsi center. it's a run/walk- so if you aren't feeling a three-plus mile run... that's ok.
the breast cancer survivors participating. it's always a really fun morning- you can find information to register at komen colorado dot org. last year- komen raised more than a million dollars for local breast cancer efforts. in lakewood - friends and neighbors are working together to support a family injured in a house fire... including one very determined six year old. west metro fire inveat don't know what started the fire on september 9th that sent a father and his 5 year-old daughter to the hospital. firefighters found the little girl hiding in a closet. sunday - one of her friends took it upon herself - to help out any way she could. bergen jula is six years old, and knows the 5 year old hurt in the fire. bergen set up an apple cider and juice stand to try to raise money for her friend's medical bills. a steady stream of customers - including two dozen or so from west metro fire - filled her donation
the father and daughter injured during that fire were taken to swedish medical center. their family has asked for privacy. it's a good day for broncos country... they did it! the broncos pulled off the win against the dreaded colts.. but it wasn't all fun and games - we'll take a look at the highlights..
but once again--the defense came to the rescue for the broncos yesterday. start of the fourth quarter... broncos up just three... when aqib talib steps in front of the andrew luck pass. he side-steps several defenders.... and looks back as several colts chase him into the end zone. broncos go up 23 to 16. just under two minutes left... von miller had never sacked quarterback andrew luck before... th sunday.. including this strip sack... which shane ray scoops up and takes in for the score. von miller doesn't feel bad about sending luck to the
gas stations across the southeast are running out of fuel -- causing prices to run wild. for the stations that do have gas -- drivers should be ready to pay.. gas buddy dot com go up by 20 cents in at least six different states. all of this - because a pipeline in alabama is leaking... the entire pipe runs from texas to new york - and supplies 40 percent of the fuel to the east coast. colonial pipeline's "line one" is shutdown now -- but not before leaking about 250- thousand gallons. crews are working on an alternative -- but expect problems to last into the winter. one woman - wants
miller the superstars after the broncos beat out the colts. the denver defense saves the day... a new program to save the lives of those battling heroin and opioid addiction. an initiative is happening nationwide, and a second is taking place one in your own communities. an live look at an f-b-i raid in new jersey right now... investigators in both new york and new jersey are worried a terror cell is in the works -- after three separate explosions happened as recent as last night. a bomb in manhattan, a pipebomb in a new jersey beach town, and five pipebombs found near a new jersey train station. now investigators are trying to see if it's all connected. 29 people were hurt in the blast in new york city. both the new york city bomb... and the explosive device in