32 Burst results for "Mayor Michael Hancock"

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York

Bloomberg Radio New York

02:59 min | 1 year ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York

"And the World Health Organization sees a very bleak European COVID winter at Baxter has details Yeah that's right Paul the forecast hold for sure The WHO is forecasting deaths in Europe from COVID-19 will reach 2.2 million by March This is based on those current trends COVID is now the leading cause of death in Europe and the WHO is again advising vaccination to avoid further lockdowns France appears to be in or near a 5th surge of COVID Health ministry reporting out 30,000 new cases in the last 24 hours urgently asking people to get vaccinated German Chancellor Angela Merkel has held an emergency meeting with leaders of the likely next government coalition to discuss tougher measures to fight its explosion of cases 15 states in the U.S. are reporting critical increases in COVID cases in Michigan Some hospitals are reporting that they're operating over capacity with patients waiting in hallways and the ER for hours and the concern of course is that leaves many fewer beds for people who need other than treatment then COVID In Denver the city mayor Michael Hancock is reimposing mass and vaccine mandates for indoor activities for business owners If they don't want to require masks your businesses or venues can also implement a vaccine check before entry into your business And mayor Hancock says the city is seeing a large uptick in cases so it is get vexed or masked Sing Tao reporting to Hong Kong China border may begin opening December 10th New Zealand says it will slowly left some travel restrictions from January for travel China is calling for what it calls a malicious hyping of the Chinese tennis star Pong Shui controversy to end foreign ministry says to her well-being is not a diplomatic matter and should not be politicized Human Rights Watch has accused the IOC of what it calls sports washing and wants the agency to have China sure pung's well-being And the European Union has called for China to provide independent and verifiable proof of well-being and the whereabouts of Pong And we're reporting on U.S. president Joe Biden's announcement of the largest ever release of oil from the U.S. strategic petroleum reserve While political reaction is expected to be very strong and Bloomberg examiner a horn Dern says Republicans are expected To really try to rebuke what's going on in The White House saying that this is a White House that hasn't been welcoming in the fossil fuel industry We saw the killing of Keystone pipeline on day one in office with senator Joe Manchin as well mentioned But of course senator Joe Manchin is from a heavy energy state Now Manchin says this is just a band aid In San Francisco I'm at Baxter This is Bloomberg Brian Eduardo Thank you very much The time is 38 minutes past the hour It's time for a global sport And we turn to Dan Schwartzman who is looking at whether or not Byron.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York

Bloomberg Radio New York

02:44 min | 1 year ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York

"World Health Organization seeing a very bleak European COVID winter at Baxter is in San Francisco with a global news end Forecast is right This is not good risk The WHO is forecasting deaths in Europe from COVID-19 will reach 2.2 million by March based on current trends COVID is now the leading cause of death in Europe and the WHO is again advising vaccination to avoid further lockdowns France appears to be in or near a 5th surge of COVID Health ministry reporting out 30,000 new cases in the last 24 hours urgently asking people to get vaccinated now before winter German Chancellor Angela Merkel held an emergency meeting with leaders of the likely next government coalition to discuss tougher measures to fight its explosion of cases 15 states U.S. reporting critical increases in COVID as well in Michigan some hospitals are reporting they are operating over capacity with patients waiting at hallways in the ER for hours and the concern of course is that leaves many fewer beds for people who need other treatment than COVID In Denver the city of Denver mayor Michael Hancock is reimposing mass and vaccine mandates for indoor activities Now this means for business owners If they don't want to require mass your businesses or venues can also implement a vaccine check before entry into your business Mayor Hancock says city is seeing a large uptick in cases so it's vast or masked Sing towels reporting by the way that the Hong Kong China border may begin opening December 10th That'd be some good news A New Zealand says it will slowly lift some travel restrictions from January China calling for what it calls malicious hyping of the Chinese tennis star Pong Shui controversy two and the foreign ministry says her well-being is not a diplomatic matter and should not be politicized Human Rights Watch is accused the IOC of what he calls sports washing and wants the agency to have China assured Pong's well-being The European Union is called for China to provide independent and verifiable proof for the well-being or whereabouts of Pong And we're getting word that president Joe Biden the United States diplomacy or democracy summit now has invited Taiwan to attend which will not set well with our sit well with China In San Francisco I'm at Baxter This is Bloomberg All right Eddie thank you Let's get to Dan Schwartzman for a look at global sports Dano man you I guess it was a much needed victory right Yeah it's the first match with Michael Carrick asser interim boss as he has replaced.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York

Bloomberg Radio New York

02:49 min | 1 year ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York

"Forecasting deaths in Europe from COVID-19 will reach 2.2 million by March based on current trends COVID is now the leading cause of death in Europe and the WHO is again advising vaccination to avoid further lockdowns France appears to be in or near a 5th surge of COVID health minister reporting out 30,000 new cases in the last 24 hours urgently asking people to get vaccinated German Chancellor Angela Merkel has held an emergency meeting with leaders of the likely next government coalition to discuss tougher measures to fight its explosion of cases as well In the U.S. 15 states reporting critical increases in COVID cases The Michigan some hospitals are reporting they are operating over capacity with patients waiting in hallways and in the ER for hours and the concern of course is that leaves many fewer beds for people who need other treatment other than COVID In Denver mayor Michael Hancock is reimposing mask and vaccine mandates for indoor activities for business owners It goes like this If they don't want to require masks your businesses or venues can also implement a vaccine check before entry into your business Yeah so mayor Hancock says the city has seen a large uptick in cases so it's axed or masked China is calling for what it's calling malicious hyping of the Chinese tenants Controversy to end a foreign ministry says her well-being is not a diplomatic matter should not be politicized Human Rights Watch meanwhile has accused the IOC of what it calls sports washing and wants the agency to have China assure pongs well-being European Union is called for China to provide independent and verifiable proof of the well-being and whereabouts of Pong Well we're reporting on the U.S. president Joe Biden's announcement of the largest ever release of oil from the U.S. strategic petroleum reserve while political reaction is expected to be very very strong Bloomberg's Anne Marie horne says Republicans are expected To really try to rebuke what's going on in The White House saying that this is a White House that hasn't been welcoming in the fossil fuel industry We saw the killing of Keystone pipeline on day one in office with senator Joe Manchin as well mentioned but of course in our Joe Manchin is from a heavy energy state Now Manchin for his part of saying that this is just a band aid Cleveland juries concluded that Walmart CVS Walgreens helped create a public health crisis by failing to properly monitor opioid prescriptions In San Francisco I met Baxter This is Bloomberg our plan All right thanks very much Said some stories coming up in the media section China state media seizes on Kyle rittenhouse the divisions there and from Business Insider Elon Musk fans not happy with JPMorgan would tell you more about that in a moment Now it's time for sports.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

KOA 850 AM

01:35 min | 1 year ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

"Years, the Douglas County commissioners voted to leave the Tri County Health Department. In early August. Doug Coe officials formally announced that they wanted to create their own health entity after Tri County Health said counties would not be able to opt out of Covid 19 regulations due to public health risks. Denver Mayor Michael Hancock says the city will temporarily close Civic Center park starting next week. The park place that is no longer safe for the general public. That's technically with Denver's Health Department, she tells Fox 31. The big issues are littered drug use disposal of needles and even rats more than 40 burrows in some of the more heavily impacted areas of the park, Denver police say Since the start of the year, there have been nearly 8000 calls for service for a variety of crimes, including two murders. Cindy Curve Ask you with Parks and RECs is people shouldn't be living in the park. Anyway. You can't actually live in a park. So the parks are closed from 11 to 5 every night. No date has been set for when the park will Open. A mental health competency hearing has been ordered for the Boulder grocery store shooting suspect a Boulder judge has decided that the king super shooting suspect will need a competency evaluation. His next hearing set for October 19th. Public defenders have filed documents, saying the suspect is currently incompetent and either can't understand the proceedings or help with his own defense. The suspect facing 11th degree murder charges and dozens of first degree attempted murder charges. The judge required that the competency evaluation be completed at the Boulder County jail. Not the state hospital in Pueblo, Cathy Walker K away NewsRadio Mother Nature,.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on TalkRadio 630 KHOW

TalkRadio 630 KHOW

01:39 min | 1 year ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on TalkRadio 630 KHOW

"In this instance. Next paragraph. Okay, Here comes the Major League Baseball All Star game and the window dressing downtown Denver is as safe and bright, vibrant as it's ever been, says Mayor Michael Hancock. The other day. Uh, weird because I could swear in 2020, Denver endured 95 homicides and all time record Well. It was a record until 2021 came along. Denver's now had 44 homicides this year so far compared to 39 at this time in 2020, that's on pace to beat last year. We're number one crimes worse now than at the height of the pandemic. Man. He is just ripping Denver apart and I'm I'm enjoying it way too much. I'm here for it. I am enjoying it way too much. Um Violent crime. Denver is the editor of Vince is, Dick says Violent crime is trending up in 2021 virtually every category. Colorado has never felt his unsafe. What are our politicians going to do about it? Apparently, they're going to peel their legs and tell us it's raining. They're going to tell you the city is a safe and bright, vibrant as it's ever been. They're going to smile for the Major league baseball network cameras and pretend that it's 1998 all over again. And there's no other side to the story and I went to the All Star game in 1998 Did you took my son to the to the game? It's awesome. This is the other side of the story. Denver is going the wrong way and in a hurry. Oh, I have no doubt Dinner is going to be safer for also are weak. Good times are coming to Grand City, Especially when Angels Goliath show Ohio Tommy swings his magic bad elevation. Paul Klee is on a terror total TERROR Saturday..

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

KOA 850 AM

02:18 min | 1 year ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

"Are in our city that as mayor Michael Hancock, who again join me prior to the discovery of the cache of guns and drugs at a local Denver hotel, we thought we'd ask that this morning here on social media in light of that discovery, we are emerging from the pandemic, but some of the variants are on the rise. Are you comfortable being in and around large crowds like those surrounding the All Star game events and festivities? You can respond, respond on Twitter and on Facebook right now, most people by about 51%, there's a couple options there. Say yes, they are comfortable doing so can You need to interact with this on both those platforms throughout the morning here on Colorado's Morning news. We've got the newscast, Ed, we're going to check in right now, with Dave Hunter in the K away Jet copy. Well, we had some late construction guys on the ramps from high 72 Watts worth for a while there. In fact, I drove by those this morning and my drive from Littleton to Rocky Mount Metro Airport Real field for a while they had both ramps closed from high 72. Watts worth. We've got a shot from the nose camera now and hear what jet copter looks like. It's clean and green. The Ramsar back open. That is a great thing. Here is something else. That was really good. We had an early morning accident, closing two lanes North 25 58. Does to the first responders. They took care of that very quickly back to pull posted speeds there. However, in the north end of the metro area, we're seeing not only slowing on South, um 25 kind of the usual area for this time of morning. Which is southbound 404 past 84. We're also seeing plugging traffic north down around one around 1/4. We're going to check that out. Next jet copter coming in from Brighton. I 76 westbound loaded up from 88th Avenue down to 70 both sides of 2 70 itself. Loaded up from the bet. Fred Sports Traffic Capture. Police are investigating a car versus bicycle accident. We flew over that Kayla check after two 56th in Elkhart. Want to give you a reminder tonight. The ramps at North 25 in County Line Road near Monument are going to be closed for ongoing bridge demolition and reconstruction that kicks in at eight o'clock tonight for the closure. Beware That project is going to run six weeks total. This report a poor paid for by the Business Roundtable. There's a bipartisan deal to invest in America's infrastructure, roads, bridges, water, the electric grid broadband. All members of Congress support this bipartisan agreement, America, Start your engines and get ready to go Pick for Business Roundtable 100 K. Away. NewsRadio.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on TalkRadio 630 KHOW

TalkRadio 630 KHOW

01:49 min | 1 year ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on TalkRadio 630 KHOW

"Mm Kay. How news time 603. Denver's police chief says he won't speculate on the motives of four people arrested with weapons and drugs at a hotel near Coors Field Chief Paul Paisan says the investigations in its early stages We have recovered weapons and we have recovered. Narcotics anything beyond that, speculating as to what an individual's intent is. I can't do that patient says there's no ongoing threat to the public or the All Star game. Mayor Michael Hancock says the arrests won't affect the All Star festivities. We reaffirmed him they got the information they needed and They're playing ball. The activities are going forward. There are reports the arrests involved guns for drugs Deal. Three hikers are recovering after being rescued off a trail in Cheyenne Mountain State Park. Colorado Springs Fire Department says the hikers called in for help yesterday, saying they were physically unable to complete the trip down the mountain. Rescue crews used motorcycles to reach the hikers who were some six miles up the trail. I'm David Cale now impact traffic. This report is sponsored by Wendy's breakfast. From the BET. Fred Sports Traffic Center North. Southbound 25 continues to move fairly nicely through the city in early morning accident North Beyond 9 25 at 58 has been cleared out of traffic to the shoulder. All lanes reopened. Some minor residual Soling remains as continued cleanup operations are underway. The eastbound and westbound I 70 off ramps at Wadsworth remain closed for emergency road repair. And that westbound I 70 ramp towards still closed due to ongoing roadwork Fox 31 pinpoint weather We'll see mostly sunny skies today High near 94 low around 59 currently 64 with her impact traffic and.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on 860AM The Answer

860AM The Answer

02:06 min | 1 year ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on 860AM The Answer

"807 55 44 80 That's 807 55 44 80. Arizona governor Doug Ducey, signing two bills regarding the education of that state's Children, House Bill 26 blocks state run schools and government entities from requiring training in critical race theory. Which the governor said suggests that people are quote inherently racist, sexist or oppressive, whether consciously or unconsciously, unquote. Meanwhile, House Bill 2035 calls for curriculum transparency. So the parents can weigh in on topics such as sex education. Patrick false reporting well for putting their health on the line during the pandemic. Prison guards in Missouri getting an extra $250 per paycheck. Teachers in Georgia at $1000 bonuses and in Vermont, nurses, janitors and retail workers got as much as $2000 all because they Considered essential and reported to their jobs, breaking news and analysis. Town hall dot com. Might not be a bad idea. Check that video game stash of yours unopened copy of Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda that was made in 1987 sold at auction Friday for $870,000. Heritage Auctions in Dallas says it was a rare version that was created during a limited production run that took place during a few months in late 1987. In April, the auction house sold an unopened copy of Nintendo's Super Mario Brothers. That was bought back in 1986 and forgotten about in a desk drawer. It fetched $660,000 Rhonda Rocks to reporting ahead of Major League Baseball's All Star game in Denver this next week. City officials facing scrutiny From advocates who accused them of accelerating the clearing of homeless encampments near Coors Field. Miami Mayor Michael Hancock denies though the All Star game influence any clearing decisions. More on these stories that town hall dot com. Mm.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

KOA 850 AM

01:31 min | 1 year ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

"What they can to keep homeless people from lining the green belts. Between the sidewalk in ST When they first 10th appeared there. I fence stood off and said, You fuckers aren't coming up here. Hold him! Michael Beckley spoke with Fox 31. Another man says homeowners are putting fencing around their streets, grassy strips to keep homeless people out. People are sort of putting this up, proactively, because I think the word is out that if you get one camper you will have, you know. Quite a few those neighbors again or resorting to putting up fencing along green belts to keep campers from putting up tents. The city says That's legal because it's homeowner's responsibility to maintain and care for the parkway's next to their homes. Denver has a new international flight, a non stop from via to Paris. Air France flying a Boeing 7 87 9 yesterday from DEA to Charles de Gaulle airport. Denver Mayor Michael Hancock says the new flight will create 150 new jobs and generate more than $16 million for the state's economy. France plans three flights a week between Denver and Paris through October, a press release towns Paris as a gateway to 200 destinations, more law enforcement on state lakes this holiday weekend so as part of Operation Driwater Are. We will have increased patrols and checkpoints out on the water enforcing making sure that voters are not voting and drinking. Bridget.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

KOA 850 AM

03:25 min | 1 year ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

"And or consequence of Russia. Then I told Putin we will respond. In Florida. The death toll rising to 24 from the collapse, condo building and another challenge. Miami Dade's mayor Daniella Levine. Cava ordered the remainder of the high rise be demolished tomorrow ahead of Tropical Storm Elsa's arrival. It is All of our fervent desire that this can be done safely before the storm so that we can direct the demolition and this demolition would be one that would protect and preserve evidence and allow the maximum search and rescue activity to continue Governor Rhonda Santa's issuing a state of emergency in Sarasota, Florida supporters of former president Trump gathering for a rally later today. Florida's governor had called on the former president to postpone that rally due to the ongoing search for victims and Surfside. You're listening to ABC NEWS Cable news radio time. Three to some people living in neighborhoods near downtown believe homeless sweeps are moving homeless people onto their streets and sidewalks. Michael Beckley is trying to keep campers away from his house. And the grass between the sidewalk and street. It's brutal because it will effectively kill the grass. Exactly. Speaking with Fox 31 homeless man, Andrew says there's no place for people to go. Even if we move one or two blocks. It's still in a big circle. Some neighbors have resorted to putting up fencing along green belts to keep campers from putting up tents. Meanwhile, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock says the suites are not meant to get the homeless out of the way for baseball's All Star Week in Denver. I made no order to step up enforcement because the all Star game We suspended a lot of the enforcement during the pandemic. Last year started the spring We started preparing ourselves to clean up as we've seen more encampments. The mayor says The city wants homeless people to look at managed camps or shelters where they can be safer than living on the streets. Colorado Parks and Wildlife rangers have recovered the body of a paraglider from Lake Pueblo to paragliders were skimming the lake's water this morning both crashed. One pilot was able to escape his gliders wreckage, but the other could not. If the Pueblo County coroner determines the pilot drowned, it would be the ninth drowning in Colorado this year. More law enforcement on state lakes this holiday weekend. The State Parks and Wildlife Department says they want to make sure people stay safe and that they will issue fines for boating under the influence with the potential for jail time or impounding of boats. And the Rockies and Cardinals have split the first two games of their series. Game three is at Coors Field tonight, Kyle Friedland against Wade LeBlanc and we'll have coverage beginning at six. Next update at 3 30 David Ko Ko, a news radio 8:50 A.m. and 94 1 FM Fred Sports Traffic Center taken will be arrived this holiday Saturday afternoon. Lots of people on the road. Expect a huge slowdown, especially for traveling in the high country. I 70 westbound from Beaverbrook all the way out to Idaho Springs. You are seeing delays of 30 minutes. Stop and go Traffic A little closer. Denver Metro area Authority is going to be slow as you travel by 25 cm from 120th out to about Thornton Parkway got some heavy traffic, adding five minutes to your ride. Also, as you travel I 25 northbound from about Evans up to Sixth Avenue. Seeing some delays through there. Just heavy traffic, not.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

KOA 850 AM

02:01 min | 1 year ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

"News radio time one to a paraglider has died in Lake Pueblo. The accident happened this morning as to paragliders were skimming the waters of the lake. Both gliders wound up crashing into the league. And while one pilot was able to free himself from his gliders, wreckage The other could not. Lake Pueblos Park manager says the second pilot became tangled in the parachute fan and ropes of the paraglider and appeared to have drowned. Denver has a new international flight nonstop journey from D I. A to Paris Air France flew a Boeing 7 87 9 yesterday from DEA to Charles de Gaulle airport. Denver Mayor Michael Hancock says the new flight will create some 150 new jobs and generate more than $16 million for the state's economy. Air France plans three flights a week. Between Denver and Paris through October, a press release towns Paris as a gateway to some 200 destinations, Denver ranks 13th on this year's best barbecue cities in America. The latest report sponsored by lawn starter Denver gets high marks for its top rated smoke houses. Teams taking part in barbecue contest. And for the number of barbecue festivals held in the city. The top barbecue cities are Kansas City, Chicago, Houston, Cincinnati and Memphis. The affordable arts festival is back after a year off, the artist probably have more inventory than they've ever had at the show, so there should be a huge selection of art. We will have roughly 170 artists. Jim de Lutece is director of the Affordable Arts festival and says This will be the 10th year and that it's grown considerably. I think the first year we had a total of 1700 patrons Show up. We now have just a red around 7000 people so up everything for sale at the Affordable Arts Festival this August is $100 or less Next update at 1 30, David Kale, Kayihura, NewsRadio, 8 50 AM and 94 1 FM. From the Red Sports Traffic.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

KOA 850 AM

01:36 min | 1 year ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

"I to 70 in both directions. The new section of I 70 will be open for the Monday rush hour on Fox 30 one's Jim Hooley for K Away. NewsRadio, Denver's mayor sees a much brighter summer ahead after the city's moved to the level clear category for covert 19. You know if you have about there's a lot of energy, people feel good one be able to remove their masks and to justice. The more active, particularly the spring weather upon it, Mayor Michael Hancock on Denver's alliance with CDC guidelines that say vaccinated people can get rid of their masks, though he hopes people are being honest about it. Those most recent mass guidelines from the CDC are being met with some resistance, according to the Infectious Diseases Society of America. There's a high risk of covert outbreaks and workplaces and other public areas, the group says. A major flaw and CDC guidelines. His reliance on the honor system for people who say they're vaccinated Despite a rash of recent incidents with passengers behaving badly, airlines are bringing back in flight alcohol sales. Southwest says It'll resume sales of adult beverages on flights to Hawaii June 24th with service expanding the most other Southwest roots on July 14th. Alaska Cruises are back after Congress passed a waiver to rule the cruise ship sailing from the U. S. Pacific Northwest to Alaska must make a stop in Canada. Carnival announced plans to resume cruises in late July for fully vaccinated passengers. The latest drought monitor has some encouraging news for Colorado's front range for the first time in a year. The urban corridor between Fort Collins and Castle Rock has no drought designation, but that can change pretty quickly the next week. We only.

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MLB officially moves All-Star Game to Denver's Coors Field

AP News Radio

00:35 sec | 1 year ago

MLB officially moves All-Star Game to Denver's Coors Field

"Baseball's all star game as a new host durations Denver thank you Major League Baseball Denver mayor Michael Hancock on the switch from Atlanta to course field for the mid summer classic it's been a long here and I can think of nothing more energizing to help advance our recovery and to boost our economy thereby bringing the twenty twenty one mid summer classic back to the mile high city the game was originally scheduled to be played in Atlanta but Major League Baseball moved the contest over objections to sweeping changes to Georgia's voting laws I'm sure the employer

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2,000 flights canceled in Denver as heavy snowstorm arrives

AP News Radio

00:40 sec | 1 year ago

2,000 flights canceled in Denver as heavy snowstorm arrives

"A major spring snowstorm is slowing travel in Colorado over two thousand flights were canceled over the weekend at Denver International Airport is a major snowstorm struck the region the snow continues to fall the National Weather Service predicted about two feet in the Denver or boulder area Colorado's governor called out the National Guard to assist with search and rescue efforts over the weekend we're going to have some shoveling to do Denver mayor Michael Hancock asked residents to be patient and stay home this is what we expect as winter lease and springtime comes in but we know how bad it can get and it's important for folks to expression E. be cautious this weekend how is including highway forty were closed and semi truck slid on the snow and ice I'm Jennifer king

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Denver ethics board dismisses complaint over mayor's Thanksgiving travel

Broncos Country Tonight

00:24 sec | 1 year ago

Denver ethics board dismisses complaint over mayor's Thanksgiving travel

"Denver's board of ethics as this Mr complaint against Denver Mayor Michael Hancock. The board said it was troubled by the mayor's decision to travel the Mississippi for Thanksgiving just minutes after urging residents to avoid holiday travel due to the pandemic, but in a unanimous vote, dismiss the complaint against him, saying it did not rise to the level of an ethics violation. The mayor had previously apologized, asking forgiveness for decisions that are born of his heart and not

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Denver ethics board dismisses complaint over mayor's Thanksgiving travel

Big Al and JoJo

00:23 sec | 1 year ago

Denver ethics board dismisses complaint over mayor's Thanksgiving travel

"Would have gone months without hugging their grand parents. Denver's Board of Ethics has dismissed a complaint against him for Mayor Michael Hancock. The board said it was troubled by the mayor's decision to travel to Texas for Thanksgiving just minutes after urging residents to avoid holiday travel due to the pandemic, but in a unanimous vote, dismiss the complaint against him, saying it did not rise to the level of an ethics violation. Mary had previously apologized, asking for

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

KOA 850 AM

01:52 min | 1 year ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

"And former President Trump's impeachment trial Thursday. Colorado Congresswoman Diana to get said that the January 6 rioters believe they were following Trump's orders to derail the certification of the electoral college votes and their statements after the attack. Insurrectionist routinely echoed What they had said before and during the attack. They were there because the president told them to be. Trump's lawyers will make their opening statements today and say they will only need one day to do so then for Mayor Michael Hancock says the focus needs to continue to be on getting vaccinations out to those who need them. Now we're Grinding yard by yard toward that goal line. And my administration. I remained focused on helping to get some of those doses into communities that are being impacted the most and where access is limited. Denver partnering with Denver health to open four community vaccination sites, the first will open in Montebello in February. 18th additional locations in North East West and southwest Denver will open in the coming weeks. United Airlines returned the Boeing 7 37 Max to service on Thursday. United Flight 18 64 took off from de Ia to Houston Thursday morning. It comes after the FAA lifted its nearly two year grounding of the plane's following two deadly international crashes that killed about 350 people. Colorado cruised past Stanford, 69 to 51 Thursday in Palo Alto coach Tad Boyle. Really good great scene victory. I was expecting one going away like this Be honest with you, but we'll take it. Our guys were dialed in best defensive execution of a game plan that we've got all year. McKinley right, led the bus with 14 points. Colorado's road trip continues Saturday at Cal pre game is at 7 30 on K Away with tip off at eight. I'm Chad. Power on K Away news radio 8:50 A.m. and 94 1 FM.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

KOA 850 AM

02:50 min | 2 years ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

"Labels. When you found $70 or more inches to 27 exclusions, Applied limit one offer per customer. See store. Staples dot com slash custom prints for details Staples. I'm John Morrissey on Ko and his radio live Everywhere on the I heard radio at Fox 31 pinpoint whether another cold night ahead will hit 20 degrees for a low but Have a 40 degree swing into Friday. Tomorrow's high 60 degrees. It's currently 45 in Denver Mayor Michael Hancock says Denver's making covert 19 vaccinations a top priority. He's reopening the city's emergency operations center. The Emergency Operation Center will focus our current efforts and infrastructure so we could be as effective and efficient as possible At this critical time. The mayor's hopeful president, Biden will make a good on a promise to increase the allocation of vaccines by 16% over the next three weeks. Currently, Denver gets 8000 doses of weak and officials say that is not enough. Five Bear cubs have been placed in dens by parks and wildlife officers after being orphaned spokes Bill Vogue, Rin says they lined the dens with alfalfa and that'll warm weather stretch could bring the bears out earlier than spring. It may come out the den pushed their way out. The alfalfa is there for them to eat actually, so that if they do wake up in there, they're hungry. They'll eat the alfalfa that we used as betting and we used in their doorway, Bogan says with regard to parks and wildlife scare for the Cubs, it's hands off from now on. They are wild bears Right now They are free to be bears, Vogel says. The Bears are hibernating in a remote area on Pikes Peak, a man with a weapon and Anya Mitch Ammunition arrested at the security checkpoint near the U. S Capital Today. ABC s Andy Field has the latest threats against the U. S. Capitol continued with 71 year old Dennis Westover, driving from West Virginia to Washington, D C and shouting and National Guardsmen behind a protective security fence. Police asked if he had a weapon. He did a nine millimeter pistol and several rounds of bullets. He also had a list of senators and congressmen and their locations and to stop the steal sign. He told police he knows the election fight is over. He was arraigned and released. Another man was arrested yesterday for carrying a gun without a license at a House office building near the capital. General Motors says it's ramping up its electric vehicle production, introducing extended range electric bolt for years Now, General Motors has been dabbling in electric vehicles. Then, to the surprise of some GM supported President Trump's efforts to ease fuel efficiency standards in the fight against California. Now GM announcing it will end the sale of all gasoline and diesel powered cars and SUVs by 2035 medium and heavy duty trucks not included. It comes one day after President Biden signed executive.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

KOA 850 AM

02:31 min | 2 years ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

"I'm John Morrissey on camera news radio live everywhere on the I Heart Radio Apple. Fox 31 pinpoint whether another Cold Night ahead Low 20 but a 40 degrees swing into Friday. Tomorrow's high 60 degrees. It's currently 49 in Denver Mayor Michael Hancock says that Denver's making covert 19 vaccinations a top priority. He's reopening the city's emergency operations Center to lead the effort. The Emergency Operations center will focus our current efforts and infrastructure so we could be as effective and efficient as possible at this critical time. The mayor hopeful President Biden will make good on a promise to increase the allocation of vaccines by 16% over the next three weeks. As of now, Denver gets 8000 doses a week, and that's not enough to quickly vaccinate all the people in Denver, Age 70 and up The city is also working to make vaccines more available in neighborhoods. As virus cases rise. There are some who are now wearing two face masks instead of just one hoping for extra protection. A surgical mask filters out much of What would the airborne virus particles but not all of it. Using double filtration Get better reduction. Infectious disease specialist Dr Charles Lerner says the best mask is an in 95 respirator, but that it works properly only for those who are fit tested. Colorado's entire congressional delegation has sent a letter to President Biden urging him to conduct Ah, thorough review of the decision to move US Space command from Colorado Springs to Huntsville, Alabama. Colorado Springs. Republican Mayor John Suthers says it's not just the Colorado delegation that says former President Trump's decision makes no sense to very high ranking members of the House Armed Services Committee. Said that the decision seems untethered from considerations of national security and military readiness. And, he says there's something fishy about the former president's decision. Tommy Tuberville, the new senator from Alabama, who Is very close to Trump because he was running against Jeff Sessions in the Democratic primary, and obviously Trump had it in for sessions claimed that the president promised him. He would put Space command in Huntsville. New Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin says he'll review former President Trump's decision. Military officials say they favored keeping space command at Peterson Air Force Base. General Motors.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

KOA 850 AM

02:02 min | 2 years ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

"Listening to ABC News away news radio time is not know to Authorities searched the home in Aurora on Friday night. One person was detained. The 80 F is investigating alongside the Arapaho County Sheriff's Office bomb squad. However, details of the investigation has not been released over the past several weeks to homemade explosives have gone off in Aurora, damaging at least three homes. Colorado is deploying at least 200 members of the National Guard to Washington, D C ahead of Wednesday's presidential election. Help ensure a peaceful transition of power in our nation's capital. National Guard officials say there will be 25,000 troops from across the country deployed to D. C. Mayor Michael Hancock says Denver will be ready in case protests become violence. Police Department is coordinating with state and federal authorities and we're prepared to do what is necessary to protect lives and property during any possible demonstration. The FBI has warned about possible armed protests. The mayor says it is illegal to open carry weapons in Denver and concealed carry is on Lee allowed by permit. With the threat of possible violent protests in downtown Denver, The U. S Postal Service says it will temporarily remove collection boxes to protect the male and the public. If you post offices will also have limited hours in the downtown area. Parker. Police have confirmed that Broncos star von Miller is under investigation. It's believed that investigation concerns allegations of domestic violence from his former fiancee. The Denver Broncos say they are gathering more information. Our next update is coming at 9 30. I'm Indy Stone on K Away News Radio 8:50 A.m. and 94 1 FM. The BET. Fred Sports Traffic.

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"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on TalkRadio 630 KHOW

TalkRadio 630 KHOW

01:51 min | 2 years ago

"mayor michael hancock" Discussed on TalkRadio 630 KHOW

"Okay. How news time. 12 03. Denver is bracing for possible protests in the days leading up to President elect Joe Bynes Inauguration. Mayor Michael Hancock says the city's law enforcement has already been consulting with federal authorities were going to be prepared to make sure That what we saw in DC destruction of property and injury of the people on necessarily injuring people will not happen here. In Denver, FBI sent out a warning about protest plan for all 50 state capitals. You're a City council voted 73 last night to repeal the city's ban on restricted dog breeds overruling a 2014 election, or 64% of our our voters opposed allowing pit bulls in the city. Some had concerns about overturning that vote, But proponents note that possibly thousands of unregistered pit bulls already existed or if the repeal goes into effect in 30 days. Nuggets face the Nets tonight at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn and a chill announced the ABS in Las Vegas will meet next month at the NHL Outdoors and Lake Tahoe game scheduled for February. 21st See you beat Utah last night. 65 58. That's the latest. I'm Chuck Clark. No Impact Traffic Thins report is sponsored by Liberty Mutual Insurance where you only pay for what you need from the bed. Fred Sports Traffic Center is the lunch hour gets going. Gotta crash coming in from the tech center drive an accident being reported south bound by 2 25, and I 25 Starting to see backups passed TTC already. So just pack your patients on that stretch of the rest of the drive across town on the highways looking good. I 25 I 70 looking wide open through the heart of the city. I gotta crash off highway being cleared of Thorton Parkway and Grand Street to watch out for and there is still that some eye leaking fuel on the ramp from westbound I 76 to South bound by 25 Avoid that ramp. Box 31 pinpoint weather Sunny today with a high of 58 Right now, cloudy and 44 with your impact traffic and weather. I'm Pete Wagner 6 30 K. How welcome.

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Denver mayor travels for holiday after urging others to stay home

The Frankie Boyer Show

00:27 sec | 2 years ago

Denver mayor travels for holiday after urging others to stay home

"Denver's mayor has apologized after disregarding his own advice and traveling to spend Thanksgiving with his family. Mayor Michael Hancock urged Denver residents to stay in and avoid traveling for the holiday and then flew to Mississippi to spend Thanksgiving with his wife and daughter. He later apologized, saying his decision was made from his heart and not his head. The Democratic mayor has faced backlash from both sides of the aisle after flying out of the city just hours after sending out a tweet asking residents to avoid travel if they could.

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Mayor Of Denver Travels For Thanksgiving In Violation Of His Own Recommendations

The Frankie Boyer Show

00:22 sec | 2 years ago

Mayor Of Denver Travels For Thanksgiving In Violation Of His Own Recommendations

"Denver's mayor is explaining himself and offering an apology after he traveled to Mississippi for Thanksgiving. Mayor Michael Hancock said he made the decision to head out of town because his wife and daughter earned Mississippi. The mayor's trip comes as officials in Colorado have warmed about a steep increased in covert 19 cases that threatens to stress the hospital system and after warnings from the governor and others to keep Thanksgiving gathering small and safe.

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Denver mayor travels for holiday after urging others to stay home

News, Traffic and Weather

00:35 sec | 2 years ago

Denver mayor travels for holiday after urging others to stay home

"Apology from the mayor of Denver for traveling after telling residents not to fly anywhere for Thanksgiving. Denver Mayor Michael Hancock has been pleading with people in his city to avoid travel for Thanksgiving. Now it's known he flew off to Mississippi to celebrate the Holiday with his wife and daughter, Hancock, now releasing a statement, saying he apologizes to residents of Denver who see his decision is conflicting with the guidance to stay at home. He says he made his decision as a husband and a father and that he asks people to forgive decisions that are born out of his heart and not his head like Stone, ABC News

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Denver mayor travels for Thanksgiving after urging people to stay home

Big Al and JoJo

00:35 sec | 2 years ago

Denver mayor travels for Thanksgiving after urging people to stay home

"Mayor Michael Hancock said this last week? I'm asking Emerging. I'm pleading with everyone. Please stay home. Please On Lee go out for essential services Stay home, maybe put up holiday decorations but stayed home Well, he didn't heed his own advice and flew to Mississippi today to see his wife and daughter. The mayor has now issued a statement apologizing to residents of Denver, saying he thought it was safer for him to travel than have his wife and daughter traveled back to Denver. He asked for forgiveness and said his decision was born in his heart. Not his head after

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Colorado coronavirus hospitalizations up 40%

Tom Sullivan

00:35 sec | 2 years ago

Colorado coronavirus hospitalizations up 40%

"As the election plays out, the US struggling with Corona virus case is hitting a new record of daily highs in Colorado. Hospitalizations were up 40% today after Governor Jared Polish estimated one And every 100 people in Colorado is likely contagious. Denver Mayor Michael Hancocks asking residents of the state's largest city to be home by 10 P.m.. That's also the time alcohol sales and in person. Businesses must cease. Mayor says the orders about targeting late night House parties, public health officials in the area of said those were the reason cases and hospitalizations are climbing. You're listening to ABC News

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Denver, Boulder residents ordered to stay home.

Lewis and Logan

00:22 sec | 2 years ago

Denver, Boulder residents ordered to stay home.

"Radio three of five Denver and boulder residents will be ordered to stay home but mayor Michael Hancock says there's no need to stock up on food or other items you do not have need to do that you can go to the grocery store to grab your essential items but then again return back home people can get outside for fresh air as long as they are social distancing the stay at home orders will last until at least April tenth that's two weeks from this

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Governor orders dining rooms, theatres, gyms in Colorado closed amid coronavirus

Coast to Coast AM with George Noory

00:55 sec | 2 years ago

Governor orders dining rooms, theatres, gyms in Colorado closed amid coronavirus

"Governor Jerry Polish has restricted operations for bars restaurants movie theaters gyms and casinos in Colorado the hope is to slow the spread of the corona virus in the states for taking aggressive action we hope ahead of where Italy did at a similar stage by closing restaurants theaters bars were prevented a lot of those places that people congregate fifty a hundred two hundred where the disease is rapidly spread restaurants can still offer takeout drive through our delivery options for customers Colorado now has one hundred sixty confirmed cases of the corona virus there are one hundred four hospitals in Colorado with a nearly thirteen thousand licensed hospital beds not all of the beds would be available for covert nineteen response as somewhere within facilities like children's or psychiatric hospitals officials are not speculating if these numbers will be enough to service potential covert nineteen patients but officials are working to create more bed space Denver mayor Michael Hancock also

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Thanksgiving travelers face heavy snow and hurricane-force winds

Mike Gallagher

00:34 sec | 3 years ago

Thanksgiving travelers face heavy snow and hurricane-force winds

"Because because the weather already causing headaches for travelers trying to reach their holiday destinations heavy snow in parts of the Rockies high winds across the Pacific Northwest snow wind and rain in the Midwest Denver mayor Michael Hancock says it with more than a half a foot of snow on the ground city government has been close and we took a look at the modeling around the forecast of the storm and of course looking at the school system and the state conversations it was we all determined for the sick of safety for all of our employees it's best to go ahead and close down the the city

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Denver residents vote on whether to decriminalize 'magic mushrooms'

Here & Now

03:41 min | 3 years ago

Denver residents vote on whether to decriminalize 'magic mushrooms'

"Give us the one. Oh, one on magic mushrooms is still assignment mushrooms or psychedelics that can cause loosen Asians and along with several other psychedelics. They were made federally illegal in nineteen seventy souls Ibon is a schedule one drug. So that's the same classification as heroin and cocaine, obviously, some people who use them or using them wreck your recreationally, but there's also been quite a bit of research in the last couple of decades into their potential medical use specifically for mental illness and the US Drug Enforcement Administration. Does warn though that large amounts of slow Siping can cause panic attacks in psychosis. And that an overdose can be deadly. Now this initiative that's on the ballot today. Invent Denver doesn't actually legalize the mushrooms. The goal is just to d- prioritize to the greatest extent possible. The criminal penalties for using. And possessing the mushrooms how how would that work, right? The municipal election, obviously, can't change state or federal law. So. So the ballot measure if it passes it will still be illegal to possess or use like Delic mushrooms but this initiative could reduce drug arrests. So essentially at a directs law enforcement to focus his attention on every other crime, including jaywalking before it enforces laws that make magic mushrooms illegal. Jaywalking would be a higher priority. Interesting where did this initiative come from? What's the argument in favor of it? So the group campaigning for this measure is called decriminalized Denver, and they try to get the measure on the ballot last year and failed. But this year, they got the signatures they needed so they're pointing to potential medical benefits and the FDA granted so's I've been based treatment for depression breakthrough therapy status. That's a process that expedites the development and review of new treatment. Johns hopkins. Researchers also found some evidence that suicide and could help treat some forms of anxiety and depression and the campaign manager, Kevin Matthews actually, credits solicitation with saving his life. When he struggled with depression. So people are pointing to those to the potential meta medical benefits is what they're. Rounding their campaign, and what about the opposition dippers mayor Michael Hancock opposes about initiative beyond that there's not much if any vocal opposition coming out of Denver. The public had the opportunity to submit comments on the ballot initiative and no one submitted a common against it. Probably the most prominent opposition voice has been this intense institute, and that's Colorado Christian university think tank based in Lakewood, Colorado, and that's just west of Denver and Jefferson County, and they're concerned about safety as well as the area's reputation as sort of drug haven is there any indication of whether this is gonna pass today. People in favor of the measure have certainly been more vocal than those opposed. And we know that the decriminalize Denver group got more than five thousand validated signatures from city residents to get the question on the ballot. But more than seven hundred thousand people live in the city of Denver. So whether or not they've gathered enough momentum for the initiative to pass. I don't think we can say until we see the results and up avenue. The reason that everybody is paying attention to this so closely today's because Colorado is one of the first states where Merrill. Wanna became legal? And now that has happened to all across this country. People are wondering whether this idea of decriminalizing hallucinogenic mushrooms is going to become something that other states do right? And there's definitely interest in other states. The Republican lawmaker in Iowa recently proposed a Bill to legalize slow Sivan for medical use inter move it from I was list of controlled substances in a group in California tried to get a criminalization on their question on their ballot in two thousand eighteen but they didn't get enough signatures. So whether or not it's gaining traction. It's certainly has some interest that is Avery Lil from Colorado public radio as we wait to see what voters in Denver decide today that could be the first city to decriminalize the use of hallucinogenic

Denver residents vote on whether to decriminalize 'magic mushrooms'

Here & Now

04:04 min | 3 years ago

Denver residents vote on whether to decriminalize 'magic mushrooms'

"Will vote Denver deciding today whether to become the first US city to drape decriminalize the use of hallucinogenic mushrooms the measure on today's ballot would bar officials from spending. Resources to impose criminal penalties for personal use and possession of the drug. Joining me now is every Lil from Colorado public radio. Hi, every hi, Jeremy and first of all just give us the one on one on magic mushrooms suicide mushrooms are psychedelics that can cause loosen Asians and along with several other psychedelics. They were made federally illegal in nineteen seventy so's Ivan as a schedule one drug, so that's the same classification as heroin and cocaine obviously, some people who use them or using them wreck your recreationally, but there's also been quite a bit of research in the last couple of decades into their potential medical use specifically for mental illness and the US Drug Enforcement Administration. Does warn though that large amounts of slow saving can cause panic attacks in psychosis. And that an overdose can be deadly. Now this initiative that's on the ballot today. Invent Denver doesn't actually legalize the mushrooms. The goal is just to deep prioritize to the greatest extent possible. The criminal penalties for using and possessing the mush. Shrooms? How would that work, right? The municipal election, obviously, can't change state or federal law. So the ballot measure if it passes it will still be illegal to possess or use like mushrooms but this initiative could reduce drug arrests. So essentially at a directs law enforcement to focus his attention on every other crime Gooding jaywalking before it enforces laws that make magic mushrooms illegal. Jaywalking would be a higher priority. Interesting where did this initiative come from? What's the argument in favor of it? So the group campaigning for this measure is called decriminalized Denver, and they tried to get the measure on the ballot last year and failed. But this year, they got the signatures they needed so they're pointing to potential medical benefits and the FDA granted so's siphoned based treatment for depression breakthrough therapy status. That's a process that expedites the development and review of new treatment. Johns hopkins. Researchers also found some evidence that suicide and could help treat some forms of anxiety and depression. And the campaign manager Kevin Matthews actually credits suicide with saving his life. When he struggled with depression. So people are pointing to those two potential meta medical benefits is what they're grounding their campaign. And what about the opposition differs mayor Michael Hancock opposes the ballot initiative beyond that there's not much if any vocal opposition coming out of Denver. The public had the opportunity to submit comments on the ballot initiative and no-one submitted a comment against it. Probably the most prominent opposition voice has been this intense institute, and that's a Colorado Christian university think tank based in Lakewood, Colorado, and that's just west of Denver and Jefferson County, and they're concerned about safety as well as the area's reputation as sort of drug haven is there any indication of whether this is going to pass today. People in favor of the measure have certainly been more vocal than those opposed. And we know that the decriminalize Denver group got more than five thousand validated signatures from city residents to get the question on the ballot. But more than seven hundred thousand people live in the city of Denver. So whether or not. Have gathered enough momentum for the initiative to pass. I don't think we could say until we see the results and Abbas the reason that everybody is paying attention to this so closely today's because Colorado is one of the first states where marijuana became legal. And now that has happened all across this country. People are wondering whether this idea of decriminalizing hallucinogenic mushrooms is going to become something that other states do right? And there's definitely interest in other states. The Republican lawmaker in Iowa recently proposed a Bill to legalize slow Sivan for medical use inter move it from I was list of controlled substances in a group in California tried to get into criminalization on their question on their ballot in two thousand eighteen but they didn't get enough signatures. So whether or not it's gaining traction. It certainly has some interest that is Avery Lil from Colorado public radio as we wait to see what voters in Denver decide today that could be the first city to decriminalize the use of hallucinogenic mushrooms every

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London, Florida and Michael Hancock discussed on Mandy Connell

Mandy Connell

01:59 min | 5 years ago

London, Florida and Michael Hancock discussed on Mandy Connell

"Five seventy madeleine these guys are real estate elevated climate change i guess i haven't made up my mind yet but i do know you can never be sure what our weather's gonna be from one day to the next know what to expect with colorado's news traffic and weather station iheartradio station we newsradio time is one thirty good afternoon i'm susan witkin secretary of state rex tillerson's talking about his firing tillerson says he's focused on an orderly and smooth transition in this tap deputy secretary of state john sullivan to lead the state department until a new secretary is confirmed by the senate the president is nominating cia director mike pompeo as secretary of state tillerson last day will be march thirty first the president has picked gina house bowl to replace pompeo at the cia she's the first woman chosen to run the spy agency and currently serves as the deputy director of the cia governor hickenlooper says he is reluctant to talk about sexual harassment issues involving state senator randy baumgartner and denver mayor michael hancock everybody wants everybody to a pine on everything john always constructive asked about the denver mayor today the governor says what happens next is up to city council and is the baumgartner case the governor says he's found that anytime he tells lawmakers what to do it doesn't go very well british police now investigating the death of another russian exile in london nikolai glushkov was found dead in his home in south london he was a close associated of leading critic of ladimir putin in florida prosecutors say they are seeking the death penalty for nicholas cruise the student charge and the parkland school massacre cruises attorney called the announcement unexpected saying cruise was ready to plead guilty in exchange for a life sentence the dow down one hundred seventy one points right now the s and p five hundred losing eighteen the nasdaq off seventy nine our next news updates at two o'clock i'm susan witkin koa newsradio eight fifty am and ninety four one fm traffic and weather together now here's rick morgan.

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