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Colorado Skier at Colorado Resort Suffocates to Death After Getting Caught in Chairlift

Colorado Skier at Colorado Resort Suffocates to Death After Getting Caught in Chairlift

(VAIL, Colo.) — A skier appears to have suffocated to death at a Colorado resort after he fell through an opening in a chairlift seat and became caught with his coat wrapped around his head and neck, officials said. Jason Varnish of Short Hills, New Jersey, died of positional asphyxia Thursday at Vail Mountain’s Blue…

Colorado ‘Look at the Size of That Thing.’ Colorado Sheriff Department’s Confusing Boulder Description is Ruling Social Media

Colorado ‘Look at the Size of That Thing.’ Colorado Sheriff Department’s Confusing Boulder Description is Ruling Social Media

Language is, in many respects, subjective, and adjectives in particular are always up for interpretation. A “short” haircut can mean something very different to a salongoer and their hairdresser; “simple” instructions for flatpack furniture clearly read differently to many retailers than they do folks tasked with assembling their bookcases or nesting tables. Descriptions of scale…

Colorado 2 men killed in Colorado avalanche, bodies recovered

Colorado 2 men killed in Colorado avalanche, bodies recovered

John Bacon, USA TODAY Published 6:30 a.m. ET Feb. 17, 2020 | Updated 2:36 p.m. ET Feb. 17, 2020CLOSE If you’re not prepared, these walls of snow can be deadly. Here are some tips to help you survive an avalanche. AccuweatherThe bodies of two snowbikers killed when a massive avalanche swept down a central Colorado…

Colorado The Colorado Mystery Drones Weren’t Real

Colorado The Colorado Mystery Drones Weren’t Real

The Colorado Mystery Drones Weren’t Real (vice.com) Posted by BeauHD on Thursday January 30, 2020 @05:43PM from the false-alarm dept. An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: On the night of December 30, Sergeant Vince Iovinella of the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department in rural Colorado was on patrol when the calls started coming in…

Colorado Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet Drops Presidential Bid After Falling Short in New Hampshire

Colorado Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet Drops Presidential Bid After Falling Short in New Hampshire

Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet ended his long-shot presidential bid Tuesday, failing to break out of a crowded Democratic field dominated by other moderate candidates, including Joe Biden, Pete Buttigieg and Amy Klobuchar. Bennet, 55, was a late entrant to the race who staked his bid largely on trying to win New Hampshire. He only formally…

Colorado Students at a Colorado university can soon major in cannabis

Colorado Students at a Colorado university can soon major in cannabis

Image: Getty Images By Anna Iovine2020-02-08 18:42:25 UTC Some students in Colorado will soon be able to major in weed instead of just smoking it in their dorm rooms.  Colorado State University-Pueblo just received approval for the state’s first degree program focused on cannabis, the Denver Post reports. The program is called “Cannabis, Biology and…

Colorado Colorado Mystery Drone Investigation Finds Nothing Weird, Despite Best Efforts of ‘Alpha Team WarHawk’

Colorado Colorado Mystery Drone Investigation Finds Nothing Weird, Despite Best Efforts of ‘Alpha Team WarHawk’

A fixed-wing U.S. Predator drone flying in Kandahar Air Field in Afghanistan in 2010.Photo: Kirsty Wigglesworth (AP)Accounts of mysterious drones flying over rural Colorado that drew national attention after they were published by the Denver Post in December 2019 are probably hot bullshit, Motherboard reported on Wednesday, with a joint task force failing to find…