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NFL Suspends Wes Welker 4 Games For PED Use

denver.cbslocal.com — DENVER (CBS4) - NFL.com has reported that Denver Broncos receiver Wes Welker has been suspended for the first four games of the season because of performance-enhancing drug use. According to NFL.com, Welker appealed the ruling two weeks ago but he and the Broncos were notified Tuesday that he had lost the appeal.

Rockies RHP Kahnle Activated From DL

denver.cbslocal.com — DENVER (AP) - Right-handed reliever Tommy Kahnle, sidelined since mid-August by inflammation in his pitching shoulder, has been activated from the disabled list by the Colorado Rockies. In separate moves Tuesday, the team recalled right-handed pitcher Rob Scahill and infielder-outfielder Kyle Parker from its Triple A Colorado Springs affiliate.

RTD Driver Accused Of Driving Bus With Passengers While Drunk

denver.cbslocal.com — DENVER (CBS4) - A Regional Transportation District bus driver has been arrested and accused of driving under the influence of alcohol. Police say Darren Pettee, 49, was operating an RTD bus in Denver with a .211 breath alcohol content before being arrested Monday. At approximately 1:45 p.m.
Sep 02, 2014

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Army Helicopter Helps Clear Pot Grow Near Longmont

denver.cbslocal.com — LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) - Authorities are using a national guard helicopter to help remove a marijuana growing operation from a remote and mountainous area near Longmont. Boulder County sheriff's Cmdr. Heidi Prentup says hikers found about 400 plants growing on a hillside in the South St. Vrain Canyon on Aug.
Sep 02, 2014

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CBS4 Sports Poll

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Sep 02, 2014

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Girls’ Rugby A Dominant Culture At Summit High School

denver.cbslocal.com — When thinking of sports in Summit County certainly there's skiing and snowboarding or even biking, but it's also home to one of the most dominant high school programs in the state -- a sport many...
Sep 02, 2014

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Attempted Murder Charges Possible For Teens In Jail Escape

denver.cbslocal.com — GOLDEN, Colo. (CBS4) - Four juveniles who escaped from Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center were due in court Tuesday afternoon. Investigators say the four suspects attacked an employee with a rock late Saturday and then escaped.
Sep 02, 2014

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Xcel Energy Day Of Service 2014

denver.cbslocal.com — JOIN US! Spend your morning on September 6, 2014 with CBS4 and Xcel Energy and make a Positive Effect in Colorado! Over 2,000 volunteers will come together from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. from across...

Top 5 Most Important Broncos Season Openers

denver.cbslocal.com — DENVER (CBS4) - If the Denver Broncos' 2014 season opener against the Indianapolis Colts feels more momentous than other recent debuts, it's for good reason - and not just because it's thrilling to watch Peyton Manning and Co. march up and down the field.