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  • CENTENNIAL, Colo.— Opening statements are set Monday in the long-awaited trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes. About 420 people were watching a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" on July 20, 2012, in the Denver suburb of Aurora when Holmes tossed gas canisters into the audience and opened fire. Holmes pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity,...

  • Some victims' family members and survivors of the Colorado theater shooting have arrived at court in advance of opening statements in James Holmes' trial. They held hands as they took the elevator up to the courtroom in the Denver suburb of Centennial. Many of the people who attended a morning hearing in the trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes have...

  • CENTENNIAL, Colo.— Key players in the trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes:. Samour moved to the United States from El Salvador in 1979, when he was 13. He received his law degree from the University of Denver. King, a law graduate of the University of Denver, defended Sir Mario Owens, one of three people now on Colorado's death row.

  • Timeline of events in Colorado theater shooting case Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 10:18 AM ET

    CENTENNIAL, Colo.— Key dates in the life of James Holmes, on trial in the 2012 Colorado theater shooting:. 2011— Holmes enrolls in the Ph.D. neuroscience program at the University of Colorado's Anschutz Medical Campus in the Denver suburb of Aurora. June 11, 2012— Meets with his psychiatrist, Lynne Fenton of the University of Colorado.

  • The Denver- based chain had already been using mostly non-GMO ingredients, but was working on making final changes to its tortillas. The Food and Drug Administration maintains that GMOs are safe, and most of the country's corn and soybean crops are genetically modified to have certain traits like resistance to herbicides and plant diseases.

  • With legalization, lawyers turn to business of pot Saturday, 25 Apr 2015 | 10:42 AM ET

    "It's definitely something that established firms are dipping a toe into, though they are being very cautious, and rightly so," said Sam Kamin, a professor at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law who teaches a class about representing the marijuana industry. California and more than 20 other states have legalized the drug for medical use, and the pot...

  • Recalls this week: vacuum cleaners, bicycles Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 1:55 PM ET

    Vacuum cleaners that pose an electric shock risk to users are among this week's recalled consumer products. Others include Trek bicycles with a defect that has caused several injuries. They were sold at Bed Bath& Beyond, Best Buy, Kohl's, Lowes, Target and other stores nationwide, online at www.sharkclean.com and through television infomercials from August...

  • US oil and natural gas rig count drops by 22 to 932 Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 1:25 PM ET

    Houston- based Baker Hughes said Friday 703 rigs were seeking oil and 225 explored for natural gas. Among major oil- and gas-producing states, Texas lost 19 rigs; North Dakota lost five; Oklahoma was down three; and Alaska, New Mexico and West Virginia each lost one. Louisiana gained two rigs, while Arkansas, California, Colorado, Kansas and Pennsylvania each gained...

  • Westmoreland reports 1Q loss Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 8:00 AM ET

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. _ Westmoreland Coal Co. on Friday reported a loss of $11.7 million in its first quarter. The Englewood, Colorado- based company said it had a loss of 67 cents per share. Keywords: Westmoreland Coal, Earnings Report.

  • CENTENNIAL, Colo.— The judge in the Colorado theater shooting case has denied defense attorneys' longstanding request to move the death penalty trial to another county, saying he would have to search outside the state and perhaps even the country to find jurors who haven't been exposed to extensive publicity. District Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. said in an order...

  • National Bank Holdings tops Street 1Q forecasts Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 6:12 PM ET

    GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. _ National Bank Holdings Corp. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $1.2 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 2 cents per share. National Bank Holdings shares have fallen nearly 4 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Spectranetics reports 1Q loss Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 5:42 PM ET

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. _ The Spectranetics Corp. on Thursday reported a loss of $27.3 million in its first quarter. Spectranetics expects full-year results to range from a loss of $1.07 per share to a loss of 97 cents per share, with revenue in the range of $258 million to $265 million. Spectranetics shares have climbed slightly since the beginning of the year.

  • Newmont beats 1Q profit forecasts Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 4:39 PM ET

    GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. _ Newmont Mining Corp. on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $183 million. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 22 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • *Pepsi, P&G, 3 M blame strong dollar for missing estimates. *Texas Instruments slump pulls down chipmakers. Both Brent and U.S. crude futures rose more than 3 percent on heightened concerns over the security of Middle East supplies as a civil war escalated in Yemen.

  • CoreSite reports 1Q results Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 9:06 AM ET

    DENVER _ CoreSite Realty Corp. on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its first quarter. The Denver- based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of $30.2 million, or 64 cents per share, in the period. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of 61 cents per...

  • LOS ANGELES— More than a dozen areas in the United States have been shaken in recent years by small earthquakes triggered by oil and gas drilling, a government report released Thursday found. The man-made quakes jolted once stable regions in eight states, including parts of Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma and Texas, according to...

  • Janus beats Street 1Q forecasts Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 7:45 AM ET

    DENVER _ Janus Capital Group Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $43 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 21 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $255.2 million.

  • LINCOLN, Neb.— An expanded tax credit for wind-energy farms won initial approval from Nebraska lawmakers Wednesday despite arguments that the state shouldn't invest in the industry. Jeremy Nordquist, of Omaha, said his proposal would help Nebraska compete with other Midwestern states that have worked more aggressively to establish renewable energy...

  • DETROIT, April 22- General Motors Co's return to selling smaller pickups in the United States has resuscitated a moribund market segment, but new data highlights the risk that the automaker's new trucks are cannibalizing sales of higher-priced models. However, beneath the encouraging numbers for the Colorado and Canyon are some less positive trends, said IHS...

  • Nebraska wastewater well wins approval despite opposition Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 1:15 PM ET

    LINCOLN, Neb.— State regulators approved a disposal well Wednesday that would allow a Colorado energy company to discard oil and natural gas wastewater underground in northwest Nebraska— a project that's drawn more opposition from landowners and environmental groups than similar past plans. While Nebraska already has 121 active saltwater disposal wells,...