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  • KOAA 5 Olympic Coverage: Thursday, February 22

    KOAA 5 Olympic Coverage: Thursday, February 22

    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:47 AM EST2018-02-22 11:47:16 GMT
    Gigi Marvin (19), of the United States, celebrates with her teammates after scoring a goal against Finland during the first period of the semifinal round of the women's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)Gigi Marvin (19), of the United States, celebrates with her teammates after scoring a goal against Finland during the first period of the semifinal round of the women's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

    KOAA 5 is your home for coverage of the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Here is a list of the events for Thursday, February 22: 1:00 p.m. Nordic Combined - Nordic Combined’s team large hill event should showcase Germany’s depth of talent, led by Johannes Rydzek and Eric Frenzel. Curling - Team USA faces three-time defending Olympic gold medalist Canada in a men's curling tournament semifinal. The Americans upset Canada, 9-7, whe...

    KOAA 5 is your home for coverage of the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Here is a list of the events for Thursday, February 22: 1:00 p.m. Nordic Combined - Nordic Combined’s team large hill event should showcase Germany’s depth of talent, led by Johannes Rydzek and Eric Frenzel. Curling - Team USA faces three-time defending Olympic gold medalist Canada in a men's curling tournament semifinal. The Americans upset Canada, 9-7, whe...

  • Various points of view expressed at town hall

    Various points of view expressed at town hall

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:15 PM EST2018-02-22 18:15:50 GMT
    Nikolas Cruz is charged with 17 counts of murder for a school shooting in Parkland, Florida.Nikolas Cruz is charged with 17 counts of murder for a school shooting in Parkland, Florida.

    Students and parents are voicing their outrage a week after the deadly shooting at Florida's Majory Stoneman Douglas High School at a town hall organized by CNN.

    Students and parents are voicing their outrage a week after the deadly shooting at Florida's Majory Stoneman Douglas High School at a town hall organized by CNN.

  • Fountain water study receives additional funding

    Fountain water study receives additional funding

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:46 PM EST2018-02-22 17:46:59 GMT
    Fountain Creek levels are rising in Pueblo after precipitation in Colorado SpringsFountain Creek levels are rising in Pueblo after precipitation in Colorado Springs
    Fountain Creek levels are rising in Pueblo after precipitation in Colorado SpringsFountain Creek levels are rising in Pueblo after precipitation in Colorado Springs
    A study that tests for pollutants in Fountain Creek has received additional funding from the Pueblo's Board of County Commissioners.   The Commissioners recently approved $32,000 to fund data analysis for the project. Several CSU-Pueblo professors are completing the project. With their study, they are taking a close look at Selenium and Mercury. These two pollutants can be dangerous in high levels, especially if they reach the Arkansas River. "There are metals an...
    A study that tests for pollutants in Fountain Creek has received additional funding from the Pueblo's Board of County Commissioners.   The Commissioners recently approved $32,000 to fund data analysis for the project. Several CSU-Pueblo professors are completing the project. With their study, they are taking a close look at Selenium and Mercury. These two pollutants can be dangerous in high levels, especially if they reach the Arkansas River. "There are metals an...
  • Changes coming to Denver Broncos game tickets

    Changes coming to Denver Broncos game tickets

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:35 PM EST2018-02-22 17:35:31 GMT

    Changes are coming for The Denver Broncos that will affect fans more than the team in the 2018 season. 

    Changes are coming for The Denver Broncos that will affect fans more than the team in the 2018 season. 

  • Community meeting held to address homelessness concerns

    Community meeting held to address homelessness concerns

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:22 PM EST2018-02-22 17:22:25 GMT
    Wednesday night, the first of four meetings for the year was held to address homelessness concerns in the Pikes Peak Region. At the meeting, community members were able to voice their concerns about the homeless issue. The meeting was held at the Penrose Library on North Cascade, where it was standing room only. The event was hosted by "Homeward Pikes Peak," and the Coalition of Homelessness Advocates and Providers. Several of the attendees were themselves, homeless. ...
    Wednesday night, the first of four meetings for the year was held to address homelessness concerns in the Pikes Peak Region. At the meeting, community members were able to voice their concerns about the homeless issue. The meeting was held at the Penrose Library on North Cascade, where it was standing room only. The event was hosted by "Homeward Pikes Peak," and the Coalition of Homelessness Advocates and Providers. Several of the attendees were themselves, homeless. ...
  • Vehicle owner chases stolen car; stabbed by suspect

    Vehicle owner chases stolen car; stabbed by suspect

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:17 PM EST2018-02-22 17:17:16 GMT
    Jeremy Molina is charged with assault, aggravated robbery and motor vehicle theft.Jeremy Molina is charged with assault, aggravated robbery and motor vehicle theft.
    Jeremy Molina is charged with assault, aggravated robbery and motor vehicle theft.Jeremy Molina is charged with assault, aggravated robbery and motor vehicle theft.

    A Pueblo man is recovering after being stabbed while trying to retrieve his stolen vehicle. 

    A Pueblo man is recovering after being stabbed while trying to retrieve his stolen vehicle. 

  • Admitted killer of Pueblo man reaches plea deal

    Admitted killer of Pueblo man reaches plea deal

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:03 PM EST2018-02-22 17:03:36 GMT
    Clinton LoonsfootClinton Loonsfoot
    Clinton LoonsfootClinton Loonsfoot
    The admitted killer of a 21-year-old Pueblo man has reached a plea deal in court. On Wednesday, 35-year-old Clinton Loonsfoot plead guilty to manslaughter for his role in the death of Chuck Quintana Ortega. Ortega was found shot to death at the Casa Del Sol Apartments in February of 2016. Pueblo Police initially arrested and charged Loonsfoot with first degree murder, but he was able to receive a lighter sentence through the plea deal. The Ortega family has said they are having...
    The admitted killer of a 21-year-old Pueblo man has reached a plea deal in court. On Wednesday, 35-year-old Clinton Loonsfoot plead guilty to manslaughter for his role in the death of Chuck Quintana Ortega. Ortega was found shot to death at the Casa Del Sol Apartments in February of 2016. Pueblo Police initially arrested and charged Loonsfoot with first degree murder, but he was able to receive a lighter sentence through the plea deal. The Ortega family has said they are having...
  • New bill would punish those that leave campfires unattended

    New bill would punish those that leave campfires unattended

    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:57 AM EST2018-02-22 16:57:54 GMT

    A bipartisan group of state lawmakers are trying to criminalize the act of leaving a campfire unattended.

    A bipartisan group of state lawmakers are trying to criminalize the act of leaving a campfire unattended.

  • Vice President Pence addresses Conservative Political Action Conference

    Vice President Pence addresses Conservative Political Action Conference

    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:43 AM EST2018-02-22 16:43:18 GMT
    Vice President Mike Pence (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)Vice President Mike Pence (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

    The Conservative Political Action Conference is now underway in Maryland. Speakers to the group include NRA Vice President Wayne LaPierre and Vice President of the United States Mike Pence, who is scheduled to make an appearance at 8:30 a.m. (MST).

    The Conservative Political Action Conference is now underway in Maryland. Speakers to the group include NRA Vice President Wayne LaPierre and Vice President of the United States Mike Pence, who is scheduled to make an appearance at 8:30 a.m. (MST).

  • Cheyenne Mountain Zoo expecting two baby giraffes this spring

    Cheyenne Mountain Zoo expecting two baby giraffes this spring

    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:03 AM EST2018-02-22 16:03:25 GMT
    Laikipia is definitely pregnant and is expected to give birth in about 14 months. (KOAA)Laikipia is definitely pregnant and is expected to give birth in about 14 months. (KOAA)

    The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo confirmed Wednesday afternoon that zookeepers can expect to see two new baby giraffes!

    The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo confirmed Wednesday afternoon that zookeepers can expect to see two new baby giraffes!

  • Trump tweets support for NRA, weighs gun limits

    Trump tweets support for NRA, weighs gun limits

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:12 AM EST2018-02-22 15:12:49 GMT

    The Latest on President Donald Trump, guns and school violence (all times local):    8:23 a.m.    President Donald Trump says he wants to see action on a series of gun control measures, saying "Congress is in a mood to finally do something on this issue - I hope!"    Trump was speaking on Twitter Thursday. He says: "I will be strongly pushing Comprehensive Background Checks with an emphasis on Mental Health. Raise age to 21 and end sale of ...

    The Latest on President Donald Trump, guns and school violence (all times local):    8:23 a.m.    President Donald Trump says he wants to see action on a series of gun control measures, saying "Congress is in a mood to finally do something on this issue - I hope!"    Trump was speaking on Twitter Thursday. He says: "I will be strongly pushing Comprehensive Background Checks with an emphasis on Mental Health. Raise age to 21 and end sale of ...

  • Americans among those injured in explosion at Mexican beach resort

    Americans among those injured in explosion at Mexican beach resort

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:10 AM EST2018-02-22 15:10:19 GMT
    On Wednesday, an explosion on a ferry at a Mexican beach resort injured at least 25 people, including at least two Americans. The explosion was caught on security cameras at a dock in Playa Del Carmen. The blast sent a fireball and debris flying from the ferry as it was tied to the dock. Passengers were unloading at the time, and several can be seen flying from the side of the ferry and landing in the water. The US Embassy in Mexico said it was aware of multiple Americans hurt ...
    On Wednesday, an explosion on a ferry at a Mexican beach resort injured at least 25 people, including at least two Americans. The explosion was caught on security cameras at a dock in Playa Del Carmen. The blast sent a fireball and debris flying from the ferry as it was tied to the dock. Passengers were unloading at the time, and several can be seen flying from the side of the ferry and landing in the water. The US Embassy in Mexico said it was aware of multiple Americans hurt ...
  • Team USA wins gold in women's hockey, Mikaela Shiffrin grabs silver in alpine

    Team USA wins gold in women's hockey, Mikaela Shiffrin grabs silver in alpine

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:10 AM EST2018-02-22 14:10:22 GMT
    Bronze medalist team U.S.A. with Heather Bergsma, Brittany Bowe, Mia Manganello, and Carlijn Schoutens celebrates after the women's team pursuit final speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics. (AP Photo/John Locher)Bronze medalist team U.S.A. with Heather Bergsma, Brittany Bowe, Mia Manganello, and Carlijn Schoutens celebrates after the women's team pursuit final speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):    9:45 p.m.    The World Curling Federation says it supports a decision to strip a Russian curler of his Olympic medal after he admitted to a doping violation at the Pyeongchang Games.    The curling federation said in a statement Thursday that the violation involving Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky has "cast a shadow over our sport."    The Court of Arbitration for Spor...

    The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):    9:45 p.m.    The World Curling Federation says it supports a decision to strip a Russian curler of his Olympic medal after he admitted to a doping violation at the Pyeongchang Games.    The curling federation said in a statement Thursday that the violation involving Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky has "cast a shadow over our sport."    The Court of Arbitration for Spor...

  • Weather Alert Day: Another Cold Day With More Snow Showers

    Weather Alert Day: Another Cold Day With More Snow Showers

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:02 AM EST2018-02-22 14:02:30 GMT

    Hard to predict snow this morning packing areas of heavy snow mixed in with flurries for others around the area. It's going to be cold again today with more snow showers through the region this afternoon...

    Hard to predict snow this morning packing areas of heavy snow mixed in with flurries for others around the area. It's going to be cold again today with more snow showers through the region this afternoon...

  • Cinemark theaters to ban large bags

    Cinemark theaters to ban large bags

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:38 AM EST2018-02-22 13:38:46 GMT
    Theater in Aurora where the shooting happened.Theater in Aurora where the shooting happened.
    Theater in Aurora where the shooting happened.Theater in Aurora where the shooting happened.
    Beginning Feb. 22, it's going to be a lot harder to sneak your snacks from home, or anything else into a Cinemark movie theater. The theater chain has announced that it will limit the size of bags patrons can bring into the theater. According to the company, they will ban all large bags from being brought in. From now on, a moviegoer's bag may not be larger than 12 inches by 12 inches by 6 inches. Cinemark said that one the reasons this ban was put in place is because of the 2...
    Beginning Feb. 22, it's going to be a lot harder to sneak your snacks from home, or anything else into a Cinemark movie theater. The theater chain has announced that it will limit the size of bags patrons can bring into the theater. According to the company, they will ban all large bags from being brought in. From now on, a moviegoer's bag may not be larger than 12 inches by 12 inches by 6 inches. Cinemark said that one the reasons this ban was put in place is because of the 2...
  • Russian curler stripped of bronze for doping

    Russian curler stripped of bronze for doping

    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:01 AM EST2018-02-22 12:01:57 GMT
    Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky has been stripped of his Olympic medal after admitting to a doping violation at the Pyeongchang Games.    Krushelnitsky tested positive for the banned substance meldonium after winning bronze in mixed doubles with his wife. Meldonium is believed to help blood circulation    The Court of Arbitration for Sport announced the sanction Thursday, saying Krushelnitsky's results had been disqualified and his credential was withdrawn. ...
    Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky has been stripped of his Olympic medal after admitting to a doping violation at the Pyeongchang Games.    Krushelnitsky tested positive for the banned substance meldonium after winning bronze in mixed doubles with his wife. Meldonium is believed to help blood circulation    The Court of Arbitration for Sport announced the sanction Thursday, saying Krushelnitsky's results had been disqualified and his credential was withdrawn. ...
  • Voters could face multiple highway funding questions

    Voters could face multiple highway funding questions

    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:18 AM EST2018-02-22 08:18:13 GMT
    Colorado voters will have plenty of choices about how to fund highway improvementsColorado voters will have plenty of choices about how to fund highway improvements

    Colorado voters could end up with two, if not 3, ballot questions facing them this November all with different proposals on how to fund highway improvements.

    Colorado voters could end up with two, if not 3, ballot questions facing them this November all with different proposals on how to fund highway improvements.

  • Hundreds show up at state capitol for gun bills

    Hundreds show up at state capitol for gun bills

    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:12 AM EST2018-02-22 08:12:18 GMT

    Hundreds of protesters spent the day at the Colorado State Capitol Wednesday, demonstrating support for gun control measures across Colorado. 

    Hundreds of protesters spent the day at the Colorado State Capitol Wednesday, demonstrating support for gun control measures across Colorado. 

  • D70 district leaders brace for threat at Pueblo County High School

    D70 district leaders brace for threat at Pueblo County High School

    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:10 AM EST2018-02-22 08:10:56 GMT
    Pueblo County High SchoolPueblo County High School

    A threat at Pueblo County High School this week have students, staff and administrators on high alert.

    A threat at Pueblo County High School this week have students, staff and administrators on high alert.

  • Drought ends: American women beat Canada 3-2 in SO for gold

    Drought ends: American women beat Canada 3-2 in SO for gold

    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:02 AM EST2018-02-22 08:02:54 GMT

    It was the second straight overtime in the gold medal game for these two teams, but the first shootout in Olympic women's hockey history. The men have done it, most recently when Sweden beat Canada in 1994.

    It was the second straight overtime in the gold medal game for these two teams, but the first shootout in Olympic women's hockey history. The men have done it, most recently when Sweden beat Canada in 1994.

  • Pueblo West dentist now accepting Bitcoin

    Pueblo West dentist now accepting Bitcoin

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:58 AM EST2018-02-22 07:58:20 GMT

    A Pueblo West dental office is now accepting a new form of payment: Bitcoin. 

    A Pueblo West dental office is now accepting a new form of payment: Bitcoin. 

  • Youth Advisory Council brings teens and law enforcement together

    Youth Advisory Council brings teens and law enforcement together

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:56 AM EST2018-02-22 07:56:00 GMT
    Youth Advisory Council meets at Mesa Ridge High SchoolYouth Advisory Council meets at Mesa Ridge High School

    Bridging the gap between teenagers and law enforcement: that's what a group of students in El Paso County is doing.  It's the Youth Advisory Council. The group meets every month to discuss issues that are important to students and law enforcement. The goal is to try and solve problems together. In doing so, creating a safer community and a better understanding of each other.  El Paso County Sheriff Bill Elder said, "There's times when the students don't know how to de...

    Bridging the gap between teenagers and law enforcement: that's what a group of students in El Paso County is doing.  It's the Youth Advisory Council. The group meets every month to discuss issues that are important to students and law enforcement. The goal is to try and solve problems together. In doing so, creating a safer community and a better understanding of each other.  El Paso County Sheriff Bill Elder said, "There's times when the students don't know how to de...

  • Metu scores 21, USC beats Colorado 75-64

    Metu scores 21, USC beats Colorado 75-64

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:07 AM EST2018-02-22 06:07:16 GMT

    The Buffaloes didn't score a point for 7 minutes, 28 seconds late in the second half as the Trojans pulled away.

    The Buffaloes didn't score a point for 7 minutes, 28 seconds late in the second half as the Trojans pulled away.

  • Mitchell with 17 leads San Diego State over Air Force 67-56

    Mitchell with 17 leads San Diego State over Air Force 67-56

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:01 AM EST2018-02-22 05:01:46 GMT

    Ryan Swan scored 11 points with eight rebounds to lead the Falcons (10-16, 4-10) who have lost the last three. CJ Siples added 10 points, four assists and three steals.

    Ryan Swan scored 11 points with eight rebounds to lead the Falcons (10-16, 4-10) who have lost the last three. CJ Siples added 10 points, four assists and three steals.

  • Americans take gold and silver in men's halfpipe

    Americans take gold and silver in men's halfpipe

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:50 PM EST2018-02-22 04:50:54 GMT

    American freestyle skier David Wise has successfully defended his gold medal, breaking through on his final run to give the United States its third gold in the Phoenix Snow Park halfpipe. 

    American freestyle skier David Wise has successfully defended his gold medal, breaking through on his final run to give the United States its third gold in the Phoenix Snow Park halfpipe. 

  • Boise State beats Colorado State 87-54 on Chandler's 27

    Boise State beats Colorado State 87-54 on Chandler's 27

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:35 PM EST2018-02-22 04:35:27 GMT

    The Rams led briefly, but Marcus Dickinson's layup put the Broncos up for good, 15-12, and they led 50-29 at halftime, tying a season high for most first-half points.
      

    The Rams led briefly, but Marcus Dickinson's layup put the Broncos up for good, 15-12, and they led 50-29 at halftime, tying a season high for most first-half points.
      

  • Man sentenced for reckless manslaughter death of 7-year-old boy

    Man sentenced for reckless manslaughter death of 7-year-old boy

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:28 PM EST2018-02-22 04:28:32 GMT

    A man was sentenced to 12 years in prison for Reckless Manslaughter in the March 2017 death of 7-year-old Kaivion Eleby.

    A man was sentenced to 12 years in prison for Reckless Manslaughter in the March 2017 death of 7-year-old Kaivion Eleby.

  • USA, Canada face off for women's hockey gold

    USA, Canada face off for women's hockey gold

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:23 PM EST2018-02-22 02:23:45 GMT

    The Americans are back for another chance at the Olympic gold medal that has eluded them since women's hockey debuted in 1998 at Nagano. They will play archrival Canada, four years after the Canadians rallied from two goals down to shock the Americans in the gold-medal game in Sochi.    

    The Americans are back for another chance at the Olympic gold medal that has eluded them since women's hockey debuted in 1998 at Nagano. They will play archrival Canada, four years after the Canadians rallied from two goals down to shock the Americans in the gold-medal game in Sochi.    

  • Storm Safe Visits Rocky Mountain Classical Academy

    Storm Safe Visits Rocky Mountain Classical Academy

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:03 PM EST2018-02-22 00:03:40 GMT

    On Wednesday, First Alert 5 Meteorologist Jessica Van Meter visited Rocky Mountain Classical Academy.

    On Wednesday, First Alert 5 Meteorologist Jessica Van Meter visited Rocky Mountain Classical Academy.

  • Wednesday Evening Weather; Digging out of the cold

    Wednesday Evening Weather; Digging out of the cold

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:52 PM EST2018-02-21 23:52:24 GMT
    Cold pattern for the WestCold pattern for the West

    The overall pattern right now, is much more dominated by the upper level pattern (jet stream), than by surface weather features. The relevance of it is that, because we are in such a dry climate, it is typical for the surface air to be dry. As it is now...

    The overall pattern right now, is much more dominated by the upper level pattern (jet stream), than by surface weather features. The relevance of it is that, because we are in such a dry climate, it is typical for the surface air to be dry. As it is now...

  • Deployment: The Fight and The Family

    Deployment: The Fight and The Family

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:49 PM EST2018-02-21 23:49:47 GMT
    250 soldiers welcomed home to Fort Carson after a nine month deployment in Europe. (KOAA)250 soldiers welcomed home to Fort Carson after a nine month deployment in Europe. (KOAA)

    Thousands of Fort Carson soldiers are set to deploy this Spring to Afghanistan. As Rob Quirk reports, they've trained for months and the Mountain Post is helping to prepare families.

    Thousands of Fort Carson soldiers are set to deploy this Spring to Afghanistan. As Rob Quirk reports, they've trained for months and the Mountain Post is helping to prepare families.

  • Cottonwood Creek Trail work to impact Academy Blvd for 18 months

    Cottonwood Creek Trail work to impact Academy Blvd for 18 months

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:46 PM EST2018-02-21 23:46:11 GMT

    Work is starting on the major missing link of the Cottonwood Creek Trail in Colorado Springs. It is a piggyback project with a bridge replacement that will impact traffic on Academy Boulevard.

    Work is starting on the major missing link of the Cottonwood Creek Trail in Colorado Springs. It is a piggyback project with a bridge replacement that will impact traffic on Academy Boulevard.

  • House to hear bill requiring human trafficking prevention training for truckers

    House to hear bill requiring human trafficking prevention training for truckers

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:42 PM EST2018-02-21 23:42:20 GMT

    A bill that would require truckers to get human trafficking prevention training in order to obtain a commercial driver's license made it out of committee Wednesday and will now be considered by the full House.

    A bill that would require truckers to get human trafficking prevention training in order to obtain a commercial driver's license made it out of committee Wednesday and will now be considered by the full House.

  • Officers, civilian take strides in recovery after shooting

    Officers, civilian take strides in recovery after shooting

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:07 PM EST2018-02-21 23:07:21 GMT
    El Paso County Sgt and Deputy injured in shooting on N. Murray.El Paso County Sgt and Deputy injured in shooting on N. Murray.

    More than two weeks after the fatal shooting that claimed the life of El Paso County Sheriff's Deputy Micah Flick, the four other men injured by gunfire are in different phases of their recovery.

    More than two weeks after the fatal shooting that claimed the life of El Paso County Sheriff's Deputy Micah Flick, the four other men injured by gunfire are in different phases of their recovery.

  • President Trump hosts listening session with victims of gun violence

    President Trump hosts listening session with victims of gun violence

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:49 PM EST2018-02-21 22:49:02 GMT
    President Trump hosts listening session on gun violence.President Trump hosts listening session on gun violence.

    President Donald Trump says he's considering backing proposals to promote concealed carrying of weapons by trained school employees to respond to campus shootings.

    President Donald Trump says he's considering backing proposals to promote concealed carrying of weapons by trained school employees to respond to campus shootings.

  • Pueblo Police looking for suspect wanted for assault on an elderly man

    Pueblo Police looking for suspect wanted for assault on an elderly man

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:14 PM EST2018-02-21 22:14:41 GMT
    On january 19, 2018, an elderly business owner was assaulted near 900 West St.On january 19, 2018, an elderly business owner was assaulted near 900 West St.

    Can you help identify a man seen on surveillance footage around the time an elderly male was assaulted in Pueblo?

    Can you help identify a man seen on surveillance footage around the time an elderly male was assaulted in Pueblo?

  • Julia Mancuso learns how to make rice wine

    Julia Mancuso learns how to make rice wine

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:44 PM EST2018-02-21 21:44:45 GMT
    Julia Mancuso learns how to make rice wineJulia Mancuso learns how to make rice wine

    Julia Mancuso visits a rice wine expert in South Korea to experience what goes into the process of making it. She also has the opportunity to taste the finished product. 

    Julia Mancuso visits a rice wine expert in South Korea to experience what goes into the process of making it. She also has the opportunity to taste the finished product. 

  • Students protest in support of more gun control measures

    Students protest in support of more gun control measures

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:17 PM EST2018-02-21 21:17:50 GMT
    Austin Burden, 17, cries on the shoulder of a friend after a vigil at the Parkland Baptist Church, for the victims of the Wednesday shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, in Parkland, Fla., Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)Austin Burden, 17, cries on the shoulder of a friend after a vigil at the Parkland Baptist Church, for the victims of the Wednesday shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, in Parkland, Fla., Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

    The protesters were upset Wednesday that the Republican-controlled chamber refused to take up a measure a day earlier that would have banned assault rifles and large capacity magazines.

    The protesters were upset Wednesday that the Republican-controlled chamber refused to take up a measure a day earlier that would have banned assault rifles and large capacity magazines.

  • Kids receive free dinner at Rawlings Library

    Kids receive free dinner at Rawlings Library

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:07 PM EST2018-02-21 21:07:32 GMT
    Flyer for Afterschool Food Program at Rawlings LiibraryFlyer for Afterschool Food Program at Rawlings Liibrary

    Getting a healthy dinner every day can be a struggle for some kids in Pueblo because their families can't afford it. 

    Getting a healthy dinner every day can be a struggle for some kids in Pueblo because their families can't afford it. 

  • Special Olympics CO Winter Games celebrates 30 years at Copper Mt.

    Special Olympics CO Winter Games celebrates 30 years at Copper Mt.

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:55 PM EST2018-02-21 19:55:40 GMT
    As the world watches the Winter Games in South Korea, another group of athletes, coaches, and supporters are gearing up for a "celebration of sportsmanship and unity" at the annual Special Olympics Colorado Winter Games. For the 30th year, Special Olympics Colorado and Copper Mountain are working together to support Special Olympic athletes in the disciplines of alpine skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding, and snowshoe. The annual Games involve more than 20...
    As the world watches the Winter Games in South Korea, another group of athletes, coaches, and supporters are gearing up for a "celebration of sportsmanship and unity" at the annual Special Olympics Colorado Winter Games. For the 30th year, Special Olympics Colorado and Copper Mountain are working together to support Special Olympic athletes in the disciplines of alpine skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding, and snowshoe. The annual Games involve more than 20...
  • Pueblo Police search for armed robbery suspect

    Pueblo Police search for armed robbery suspect

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:42 PM EST2018-02-21 19:42:09 GMT

    Pueblo Police are responding to an armed robbery in the area of 1900 Troy Ave. Police say they are looking for a man in camouflage or hunting gear, armed with a gun. 

    Pueblo Police are responding to an armed robbery in the area of 1900 Troy Ave. Police say they are looking for a man in camouflage or hunting gear, armed with a gun. 

  • Indiana men banned from hunting after killing Colorado bear

    Indiana men banned from hunting after killing Colorado bear

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:02 PM EST2018-02-21 19:02:15 GMT
    (File Photo: Bear roams a backyard on Cheyenne Mountain. Photo by Gene Grate)(File Photo: Bear roams a backyard on Cheyenne Mountain. Photo by Gene Grate)

    Two Indiana hunting instructors have been banned from hunting and possessing guns for two years after they were convicted of illegally killing a bear in western Colorado. 

    Two Indiana hunting instructors have been banned from hunting and possessing guns for two years after they were convicted of illegally killing a bear in western Colorado. 

  • KOAA 5 Olympic Coverage: Wednesday February 21

    KOAA 5 Olympic Coverage: Wednesday February 21

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:01 PM EST2018-02-21 19:01:13 GMT

    KOAA 5 is your home for coverage of the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Here is a list of the events for Wednesday, February 21.

    KOAA 5 is your home for coverage of the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Here is a list of the events for Wednesday, February 21.

  • 3 more Colorado students arrested for alleged threats

    3 more Colorado students arrested for alleged threats

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:58 PM EST2018-02-21 18:58:12 GMT

    Three more students are accused of making threats against Colorado schools. The Jefferson County School District in suburban Denver said Wednesday that a student accused of making a threat on social media against Bear Creek High School was in custody. 

    Three more students are accused of making threats against Colorado schools. The Jefferson County School District in suburban Denver said Wednesday that a student accused of making a threat on social media against Bear Creek High School was in custody. 

  • Suspicious death investigation ongoing in Fremont County

    Suspicious death investigation ongoing in Fremont County

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:42 PM EST2018-02-21 18:42:09 GMT

    The Fremont County Sheriff's Office responded to reports of a possible dead body found in Penrose Tuesday. Deputies confirmed upon arrival that there was a dead body on scene.

    The Fremont County Sheriff's Office responded to reports of a possible dead body found in Penrose Tuesday. Deputies confirmed upon arrival that there was a dead body on scene.

  • Multiple agencies arrest wanted felon out of Teller County

    Multiple agencies arrest wanted felon out of Teller County

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:33 PM EST2018-02-21 18:33:20 GMT

    Multiple agencies in Teller County arrested a wanted felon on four separate warrants Tuesday.The Safe Streets Task Force and Teller County Sheriff's Office assisted in the apprehension of Gilbert George Rainault, also known as Tim Gibson, on four felony warrants out of Teller County. 

    Multiple agencies in Teller County arrested a wanted felon on four separate warrants Tuesday.The Safe Streets Task Force and Teller County Sheriff's Office assisted in the apprehension of Gilbert George Rainault, also known as Tim Gibson, on four felony warrants out of Teller County. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Team approach is key in palliative care

    Your Healthy Family: Team approach is key in palliative care

    Finding the right palliative care provider to bring the many needed resources under one roof is what Interim Healthcare says they specialize in.Finding the right palliative care provider to bring the many needed resources under one roof is what Interim Healthcare says they specialize in.

    Palliative care is care that focuses on providing relief from the symptoms, pain, as well as the physical and emotional stress for people living with a terminal diagnosis.  It can often be too much for a primary care doctor to manage. 

    Palliative care is care that focuses on providing relief from the symptoms, pain, as well as the physical and emotional stress for people living with a terminal diagnosis.  It can often be too much for a primary care doctor to manage. 

  • Colorado congressman booed as people demand action on guns

    Colorado congressman booed as people demand action on guns

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:44 AM EST2018-02-21 15:44:35 GMT

    Grumbling and jeers met the request for a moment of silence for the 17 people killed last week in the Florida school shooting.    "Let's do something for them!" one man yelled at the beginning of Republican Rep. Mike Coffman's town hall Tuesday night.  Another participant cried out, "We're done with thoughts and prayers!"    Coffman's swing district in the Denver suburbs is all too familiar with mass shootings. A few miles to the northeast ...

    Grumbling and jeers met the request for a moment of silence for the 17 people killed last week in the Florida school shooting.    "Let's do something for them!" one man yelled at the beginning of Republican Rep. Mike Coffman's town hall Tuesday night.  Another participant cried out, "We're done with thoughts and prayers!"    Coffman's swing district in the Denver suburbs is all too familiar with mass shootings. A few miles to the northeast ...

  • Latest from Pyeongchang: Bjoergen becomes most decorated Winter Olympian

    Latest from Pyeongchang: Bjoergen becomes most decorated Winter Olympian

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:39 AM EST2018-02-21 15:39:12 GMT

    The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 10:05 p.m.    The U.S. has finally won a long-track speedskating medal at the Pyeongchang Olympics.    The team of Heather Bergsma, Brittany Bowe and Mia Manganello earned bronze in the women's team pursuit Wednesday.    They crossed the line in 2 minutes, 59.17 seconds in the B final.    Canada finished in 2 minutes, 59.70 seconds.    It's the first long-track speedskating med...

    The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 10:05 p.m.    The U.S. has finally won a long-track speedskating medal at the Pyeongchang Olympics.    The team of Heather Bergsma, Brittany Bowe and Mia Manganello earned bronze in the women's team pursuit Wednesday.    They crossed the line in 2 minutes, 59.17 seconds in the B final.    Canada finished in 2 minutes, 59.70 seconds.    It's the first long-track speedskating med...

  • Secret Service clears suspicious vehicle by White House

    Secret Service clears suspicious vehicle by White House

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:10 AM EST2018-02-21 15:10:54 GMT
    Secret Service agents stand guard outside the presidential limousine before President Barack Obama departed Westchester County Airport in Harrison, N.Y., Wednesday, May 20, 2015.Secret Service agents stand guard outside the presidential limousine before President Barack Obama departed Westchester County Airport in Harrison, N.Y., Wednesday, May 20, 2015.
    The Secret Service says they have cleared a suspicious vehicle near the White House.    The law enforcement agency says on Twitter Wednesday that vehicle road closures have been lifted, though some areas remain closed to pedestrians.    Earlier in the morning, the agency said they were responding to a vehicle near 17th Street, by the White House.    In response the New Executive Office Building was being evacuated and a portion of 17th Street was closed t...
    The Secret Service says they have cleared a suspicious vehicle near the White House.    The law enforcement agency says on Twitter Wednesday that vehicle road closures have been lifted, though some areas remain closed to pedestrians.    Earlier in the morning, the agency said they were responding to a vehicle near 17th Street, by the White House.    In response the New Executive Office Building was being evacuated and a portion of 17th Street was closed t...
  • Team USA women grab first long-track speedskating medal since 2010

    Team USA women grab first long-track speedskating medal since 2010

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:01 AM EST2018-02-21 15:01:47 GMT
    Bronze medalist team U.S.A. with Heather Bergsma, Brittany Bowe, Mia Manganello, and Carlijn Schoutens celebrates after the women's team pursuit final speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics. (AP Photo/John Locher)Bronze medalist team U.S.A. with Heather Bergsma, Brittany Bowe, Mia Manganello, and Carlijn Schoutens celebrates after the women's team pursuit final speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    The team of Heather Bergsma, Brittany Bowe and Mia Manganello earned bronze in the women's team pursuit Wednesday. They crossed the line in 2 minutes, 59.17 seconds in the B final. 

    The team of Heather Bergsma, Brittany Bowe and Mia Manganello earned bronze in the women's team pursuit Wednesday. They crossed the line in 2 minutes, 59.17 seconds in the B final. 

  • Scott Promises Action On School Safety

    Scott Promises Action On School Safety

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:41 AM EST2018-02-21 14:41:45 GMT

    Florida Governor Rick Scott hosted a roundtable discussion in Tallahassee Tuesday on how to improve school safety. The discussion took place on the same day that students who survived the shooting last week at Stoneman Douglas High School traveled to the Capitol. 

    Florida Governor Rick Scott hosted a roundtable discussion in Tallahassee Tuesday on how to improve school safety. The discussion took place on the same day that students who survived the shooting last week at Stoneman Douglas High School traveled to the Capitol. 

  • Academy D-20 receives threats, deemed not credible

    Academy D-20 receives threats, deemed not credible

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:29 AM EST2018-02-21 14:29:38 GMT
    Early Wednesday morning, Academy District 20 received two Safe2Tell tips indicating a threat to shoot up and blow up Air Academy High School.  According to district officials, the tipster received the threats through an anonymous app called Sahara. The district has said there is no reason to believe the threat is credible. They said there are no suspect names, or any grudge or reason for the threat. The Colorado Springs Police Department, El Paso County Sheriff's, and Air Forc...
    Early Wednesday morning, Academy District 20 received two Safe2Tell tips indicating a threat to shoot up and blow up Air Academy High School.  According to district officials, the tipster received the threats through an anonymous app called Sahara. The district has said there is no reason to believe the threat is credible. They said there are no suspect names, or any grudge or reason for the threat. The Colorado Springs Police Department, El Paso County Sheriff's, and Air Forc...
  • Evangelist Billy Graham has died at age 99

    Evangelist Billy Graham has died at age 99

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:22 AM EST2018-02-21 14:22:09 GMT

    The Rev. Billy Graham, counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died at age 99.  

    The Rev. Billy Graham, counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died at age 99.  

  • Weather closures and delays

    Weather closures and delays

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:46 AM EST2018-02-21 13:46:53 GMT

    With bitter temperatures and light snow around the News 5 viewing area, be sure to keep track of all weather-weather closures and delays on KOAA.com.  School Delays Banning Lewis Acad. - 2 Hours Late District 49 - 2 Hours Late. Falcon High School will be on an E-learning day schedule. (For Wed. Feb 21st) Hanover 28 - 2 Hours Late, No AM preschool Pikes Peak School of Expeditionary Learning - 2 Hours Late, No AM kindergarten or preschool The Uni...

    With bitter temperatures and light snow around the News 5 viewing area, be sure to keep track of all weather-weather closures and delays on KOAA.com.  School Delays Banning Lewis Acad. - 2 Hours Late District 49 - 2 Hours Late. Falcon High School will be on an E-learning day schedule. (For Wed. Feb 21st) Hanover 28 - 2 Hours Late, No AM preschool Pikes Peak School of Expeditionary Learning - 2 Hours Late, No AM kindergarten or preschool The Uni...

  • Weather Alert Day: Nasty Cold Again Today, Light Snow Possible Tonight

    Weather Alert Day: Nasty Cold Again Today, Light Snow Possible Tonight

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:55 AM EST2018-02-21 12:55:55 GMT

    Another very cold day today with more light snow possible through the area this evening...

    Another very cold day today with more light snow possible through the area this evening...

  • Weather Alert Day: Bitter Cold Continues With Snow

    Weather Alert Day: Bitter Cold Continues With Snow

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:06 AM EST2018-02-21 07:06:49 GMT

    Tonight's Forecast: A chance for isolated snow this evening and tonight, especially for the Palmer Divide and areas of Teller County. 

    Tonight's Forecast: A chance for isolated snow this evening and tonight, especially for the Palmer Divide and areas of Teller County. 

  • Weather closures and delays

    Weather closures and delays

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:59 AM EST2018-02-21 06:59:43 GMT

    With approaching winter weather coming to our area, be sure to keep track of all weather-weather closures and delays on KOAA.com.

    With approaching winter weather coming to our area, be sure to keep track of all weather-weather closures and delays on KOAA.com.

  • UCCS holds Olympics watch party for business student Mirai Nagasu

    UCCS holds Olympics watch party for business student Mirai Nagasu

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:58 AM EST2018-02-21 06:58:02 GMT
    Students and staff gather to watch Mirai Nagasu compete in the winter Olympics at Clyde's Gastropub on the UCCS campus. (KOAA)Students and staff gather to watch Mirai Nagasu compete in the winter Olympics at Clyde's Gastropub on the UCCS campus. (KOAA)

    As the world watched Mirai Nagasu compete, there was a group of her classmates closer to home watching her take the ice. Nagasu is an International Business student at UCCS right here in Olympic City, USA and she trains at the Olympic Training Center in downtown Colorado Springs. 

    As the world watched Mirai Nagasu compete, there was a group of her classmates closer to home watching her take the ice. Nagasu is an International Business student at UCCS right here in Olympic City, USA and she trains at the Olympic Training Center in downtown Colorado Springs. 

  • State allows Summit County Mine to continue releasing high amounts of Molybdenum into water

    State allows Summit County Mine to continue releasing high amounts of Molybdenum into water

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:51 AM EST2018-02-21 06:51:18 GMT
    Summit County waters subject to Molybdenum pollutionSummit County waters subject to Molybdenum pollution

    A Summit County mine will have until 2020 to reduce mine waste that is seeping into a huge front range water supply.

    A Summit County mine will have until 2020 to reduce mine waste that is seeping into a huge front range water supply.

  • Czechs eliminate US in shootout in Olympic quarterfinals

    Czechs eliminate US in shootout in Olympic quarterfinals

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:41 AM EST2018-02-21 06:41:24 GMT

    Ryan Donato and Jim Slater scored for the U.S, which again was led by its youngest players, including speedster Troy Terry. U.S. goaltender Ryan Zapolski allowed three goals on 29 shots and one in the shotoout, while Francouz stopped 18 in regulation and overtime.

    Ryan Donato and Jim Slater scored for the U.S, which again was led by its youngest players, including speedster Troy Terry. U.S. goaltender Ryan Zapolski allowed three goals on 29 shots and one in the shotoout, while Francouz stopped 18 in regulation and overtime.

  • MacKinnon scores in OT, Avalanche beat Canucks 5-4

    MacKinnon scores in OT, Avalanche beat Canucks 5-4

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:39 AM EST2018-02-21 06:39:55 GMT

    Tyson Jost, Mikko Rantanen and Gabriel Landeskog also scored for Colorado. MacKinnon also had three assists, Rantanen added two and Landeskog one. Semyon Varlamov finished with 24 saves.

    Tyson Jost, Mikko Rantanen and Gabriel Landeskog also scored for Colorado. MacKinnon also had three assists, Rantanen added two and Landeskog one. Semyon Varlamov finished with 24 saves.

  • KOAA Athlete of the Week: Cole Sienknecht, Manitou Springs Basketball

    KOAA Athlete of the Week: Cole Sienknecht, Manitou Springs Basketball

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:39 AM EST2018-02-21 06:39:22 GMT

    He'll head off to Western State next season to play basketball but he'll leave behind his 1,000 career total with the program. 

    He'll head off to Western State next season to play basketball but he'll leave behind his 1,000 career total with the program. 

  • Pueblo D-60 asking for community feedback on district improvement

    Pueblo D-60 asking for community feedback on district improvement

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:09 AM EST2018-02-21 06:09:32 GMT

    Pueblo School District 60 is asking for your help to help make the district better.

    Pueblo School District 60 is asking for your help to help make the district better.

  • Forest Service nearing approval of visitor cap for Hanging Lake

    Forest Service nearing approval of visitor cap for Hanging Lake

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:56 PM EST2018-02-21 04:56:48 GMT

    The National Forest Service drafted a decision, which would add visitor limits to Hanging Lake, one of Colorado's most popular hiking destinations. 

    The National Forest Service drafted a decision, which would add visitor limits to Hanging Lake, one of Colorado's most popular hiking destinations. 

  • Pueblo West firefighters rescue dog stuck in reservoir spillway

    Pueblo West firefighters rescue dog stuck in reservoir spillway

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:39 PM EST2018-02-21 04:39:12 GMT

    Pueblo West Firefighters rescued a dog Tuesday afternoon after it fell into the spillway at Lake Pueblo.

    Pueblo West Firefighters rescued a dog Tuesday afternoon after it fell into the spillway at Lake Pueblo.

  • Vonn takes bronze medal in women's downhill

    Vonn takes bronze medal in women's downhill

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:22 PM EST2018-02-21 03:22:54 GMT

    Sofia Goggia of Italy has won the women's Olympic downhill, with good friend Lindsey Vonn taking the bronze.

    Sofia Goggia of Italy has won the women's Olympic downhill, with good friend Lindsey Vonn taking the bronze.

  • Court documents reveal new details about explosion in Colorado Springs

    Court documents reveal new details about explosion in Colorado Springs

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:55 PM EST2018-02-21 00:55:07 GMT
    Edward Kiley is facing charges for weapons, explosives and narcotics in Colorado Springs.Edward Kiley is facing charges for weapons, explosives and narcotics in Colorado Springs.

    An arrest affidavit obtained by News 5 revealed an explosion inside a Colorado Springs home caused heavy damage to the living room, blowing a hole in the ceiling.

    An arrest affidavit obtained by News 5 revealed an explosion inside a Colorado Springs home caused heavy damage to the living room, blowing a hole in the ceiling.

  • Fremont Sanitation District votes against Arkansas Riverwalk Trail extension

    Fremont Sanitation District votes against Arkansas Riverwalk Trail extension

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-02-21 00:40:49 GMT

    The Fremont Sanitation District has voted 6-1 against a controversial project to extend the Arkansas Riverwalk Trail another seven miles for a route from Canon City’s west side to Florence.

    The Fremont Sanitation District has voted 6-1 against a controversial project to extend the Arkansas Riverwalk Trail another seven miles for a route from Canon City’s west side to Florence.

  • Pueblo library reaches "final four" in national competition

    Pueblo library reaches "final four" in national competition

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:37 PM EST2018-02-21 00:37:53 GMT
    Students attend lessons at Rawlings Library. (KOAA)Students attend lessons at Rawlings Library. (KOAA)

    The Pueblo City-County Library District was one of 116 nominations submitted for the Leslie Knope Award for Best Public Library.

    The Pueblo City-County Library District was one of 116 nominations submitted for the Leslie Knope Award for Best Public Library.

  • NationalMore>>

  • Superagers' youthful brains offer clues to keeping sharp

    Superagers' youthful brains offer clues to keeping sharp

    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:44 AM EST2018-02-22 12:44:14 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:27 PM EST2018-02-22 18:27:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford). Bill Gurolnick walks with his wife, Peggy Bartelstein, near their home in Northbrook, Ill., on Feb. 20, 2018. Gurolnick, who turns 87 in March 2018, thinks his own stellar memory is bolstered by keeping busy. He bikes, and p...(AP Photo/Teresa Crawford). Bill Gurolnick walks with his wife, Peggy Bartelstein, near their home in Northbrook, Ill., on Feb. 20, 2018. Gurolnick, who turns 87 in March 2018, thinks his own stellar memory is bolstered by keeping busy. He bikes, and p...
    Scientists are peering into the brains of "superagers" in the hope of finding ways to protect others from memory loss.
    Scientists are peering into the brains of "superagers" in the hope of finding ways to protect others from memory loss.
  • Pennsylvania congressional map battle lands in Supreme Court

    Pennsylvania congressional map battle lands in Supreme Court

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:13 AM EST2018-02-22 05:13:47 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:27 PM EST2018-02-22 18:27:25 GMT
    Pa Supreme Court draws a 'much more competitive' district mapPa Supreme Court draws a 'much more competitive' district map
    A request by Republican leaders in the Pennsylvania Legislature to stop a new congressional map from being implemented is now in the hands of the nation's highest court.
    A request by Republican leaders in the Pennsylvania Legislature to stop a new congressional map from being implemented is now in the hands of the nation's highest court.
  • The Latest: Rev. Billy Graham to lie in honor at US Capitol

    The Latest: Rev. Billy Graham to lie in honor at US Capitol

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:44 AM EST2018-02-22 13:44:19 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:27 PM EST2018-02-22 18:27:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Haber, File). FILE - In this March 12, 2006 file photo, the Rev. Billy Graham, right, and his son Franklin Graham wait for the start of a service in New Orleans.   Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and...(AP Photo/Bill Haber, File). FILE - In this March 12, 2006 file photo, the Rev. Billy Graham, right, and his son Franklin Graham wait for the start of a service in New Orleans. Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and...
    The Rev. Billy Graham's son, the Rev. Franklin Graham, says his father would want to be remembered as a preacher.
    The Rev. Billy Graham's son, the Rev. Franklin Graham, says his father would want to be remembered as a preacher.
  • EntertainmentMore>>

  • UK police probe 'racist' package sent to Harry and Meghan

    UK police probe 'racist' package sent to Harry and Meghan

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:24 AM EST2018-02-22 13:24:28 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:28 PM EST2018-02-22 18:28:20 GMT
    London police say are investigating after a suspicious package was sent to Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle.
    London police say are investigating after a suspicious package was sent to Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle.
  • New study finds female protagonists decreased in 2017 films

    New study finds female protagonists decreased in 2017 films

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:04 AM EST2018-02-22 14:04:03 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:26 PM EST2018-02-22 18:26:02 GMT
    2017 may have been the year of "Wonder Woman," but a new study finds that female protagonists were down 5 percent in the year's 100 top-grossing films.
    2017 may have been the year of "Wonder Woman," but a new study finds that female protagonists were down 5 percent in the year's 100 top-grossing films.
  • Weinstein uses quotes from female celebrities in his defense

    Weinstein uses quotes from female celebrities in his defense

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:44 PM EST2018-02-22 00:44:02 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:25 PM EST2018-02-22 18:25:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Carucci, File). FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2011 file photo, film producer Harvey Weinstein poses for a photo in New York. Weinstein has asked a judge to toss out a federal sexual misconduct lawsuit filed against him and he's invoking the wo...(AP Photo/John Carucci, File). FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2011 file photo, film producer Harvey Weinstein poses for a photo in New York. Weinstein has asked a judge to toss out a federal sexual misconduct lawsuit filed against him and he's invoking the wo...
    Harvey Weinstein has asked a judge to dismiss a federal sexual misconduct lawsuit against him and invoked the words of some A-list actresses in his defense.
    Harvey Weinstein has asked a judge to dismiss a federal sexual misconduct lawsuit against him and invoked the words of some A-list actresses in his defense.
  • HealthMore>>

  • Superagers' youthful brains offer clues to keeping sharp

    Superagers' youthful brains offer clues to keeping sharp

    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:44 AM EST2018-02-22 12:44:14 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:27 PM EST2018-02-22 18:27:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford). Bill Gurolnick walks with his wife, Peggy Bartelstein, near their home in Northbrook, Ill., on Feb. 20, 2018. Gurolnick, who turns 87 in March 2018, thinks his own stellar memory is bolstered by keeping busy. He bikes, and p...(AP Photo/Teresa Crawford). Bill Gurolnick walks with his wife, Peggy Bartelstein, near their home in Northbrook, Ill., on Feb. 20, 2018. Gurolnick, who turns 87 in March 2018, thinks his own stellar memory is bolstered by keeping busy. He bikes, and p...
    Scientists are peering into the brains of "superagers" in the hope of finding ways to protect others from memory loss.
    Scientists are peering into the brains of "superagers" in the hope of finding ways to protect others from memory loss.
  • Scientists in Germany improve malaria drug production

    Scientists in Germany improve malaria drug production

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:13 AM EST2018-02-21 13:13:30 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:18 PM EST2018-02-22 18:18:29 GMT
    Scientists in Germany who developed a new way to make a key malaria drug several years ago have come up with a technique to make the process even more efficient, which should increase global access and reduce the...
    Scientists in Germany who developed a new way to make a key malaria drug several years ago have come up with a technique to make the process even more efficient, which should increase global access and reduce the cost.
  • Stuck in an opioids crisis, officials turn to acupuncture

    Stuck in an opioids crisis, officials turn to acupuncture

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:52 AM EST2018-02-20 12:52:33 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:18 PM EST2018-02-22 18:18:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dake Kang). David Ramsey, a Medicaid patient who suffers from chronic pain after falling off a cliff in 2011, receives acupuncture treatment in Warrensville Heights, Ohio on November 13, 2017. Long derided as pseudoscience, acupuncture is inc...(AP Photo/Dake Kang). David Ramsey, a Medicaid patient who suffers from chronic pain after falling off a cliff in 2011, receives acupuncture treatment in Warrensville Heights, Ohio on November 13, 2017. Long derided as pseudoscience, acupuncture is inc...
    Ancient acupuncture is increasingly used as weapon in the nation's struggle with opioids.
    Ancient acupuncture is increasingly used as weapon in the nation's struggle with opioids.
  • Your Healthy FamilyMore>>

  • Your Healthy Family: Team approach is key in palliative care

    Your Healthy Family: Team approach is key in palliative care

    Finding the right palliative care provider to bring the many needed resources under one roof is what Interim Healthcare says they specialize in.Finding the right palliative care provider to bring the many needed resources under one roof is what Interim Healthcare says they specialize in.

    Palliative care is care that focuses on providing relief from the symptoms, pain, as well as the physical and emotional stress for people living with a terminal diagnosis.  It can often be too much for a primary care doctor to manage. 

    Palliative care is care that focuses on providing relief from the symptoms, pain, as well as the physical and emotional stress for people living with a terminal diagnosis.  It can often be too much for a primary care doctor to manage. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Mouth and heart connected when it comes to health

    Your Healthy Family: Mouth and heart connected when it comes to health

    What goes on in your mouth is affecting the rest of your systems whether it's the heart liver lungs digestive tract etc.What goes on in your mouth is affecting the rest of your systems whether it's the heart liver lungs digestive tract etc.

    People that might be genetically predisposed to diabetes heart disease family history of blood cancers oral cancers anything where the immune system can be compromised, having oral infection or an increased amount of those bad materials that are going to the rest of the body are contributing to those infections.

    People that might be genetically predisposed to diabetes heart disease family history of blood cancers oral cancers anything where the immune system can be compromised, having oral infection or an increased amount of those bad materials that are going to the rest of the body are contributing to those infections.

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