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DENVER | Denver teachers, officials make progress amid strike

DENVER (AP) — Denver Public Schools officials kept meeting with the union representing striking teachers early Thursday, trying to reach a deal that would end this week’s walkout. The negotiating teams had largely agreed Tuesday night on a proposal allowing teachers to more easily advance in pay based on experience, education and training. Weary negotiators, … Continue reading DENVER | Denver teachers, officials make progress amid strike

DENVER | Denver teachers go on strike after failing to reach pay deal

DENVER (AP) — Denver teachers went on strike Monday after failing to reach a deal with administrators on pay in the latest example of educator discontent, following a wave of walkouts over the last year. Denver’s teachers started picketing before the start of the school day and students crossed through the picket lines on their … Continue reading DENVER | Denver teachers go on strike after failing to reach pay deal

DENVER | Man gets 27 years for failed bomb outside police station

DENVER —Jan 25, 2019—  A former hippie who left a homemade bomb outside the police station of a Colorado mountain town was sentenced to 27 years in prison on Friday after a judge found it was an act of terrorism intended to avenge the killing of a friend by the town marshal in 1971 even … Continue reading DENVER | Man gets 27 years for failed bomb outside police station