first

Family of man killed during fight with Aurora police considering lawsuit; body camera footage shows extensive fight for the first time
news.rmsdf.com

A day after the Aurora Police Department released a gut-wrenching video of a fatal fight between a Navy veteran and officers, the man’s family is considering suing the agency over his death at the hands of officers. Family photo via attorney Mari Newman David Baker “We’re investigating,” said Mari Newman, an attorney with the well-known […]

5
Like
Save
Clarence Moses-EL is set to receive $2 million for 28 years he spent behind bars. But first the victim in the case wants to be heard.
news.rmsdf.com

The victim of a brutal rape and assault in Five Points over 30 years ago has asked a judge to let her voice be heard, a day after the state agreed to compensate the man she maintains was her attacker. In a motion filed Friday by attorney Stanley Garnett in Denver court, the victim, referred […]

2
Like
Save
“This is necessary now”: First responders conduct mass-shooting drills at Denver-area churches
news.rmsdf.com

A pregnant woman in turquoise scrubs laid bleeding in the basement of Brave Church in Englewood, clutching a gunshot wound to her chest, begging for help. Nearby, another woman slumped against a wall, her face coated in blood, white shirt ripped and stained red. First responders barged through the door, quickly scanning a room full of […]

8
Like
Save
Colorado wildfire update: Silver Creek fire may linger until first big snowstorm
news.rmsdf.com

Although rain storms have depleted the energy out of the Silver Creek fire, hot spots will likely continue to smolder and torch trees until snow starts to fall, firefighters say. The wildfire burning in heavy timber about 16 miles northwest of Kremmling still contains a lot of heat. Firefighters will continue to use a helicopter […]

10
Like
Save
Alleged Sno-Cat stealer Jason Cuervo missed first Vail Valley court date
news.rmsdf.com

EAGLE — The man accused of stealing a huge orange Sno-Cat had a pretty good reason for missing his first Eagle County court date Tuesday, July 10. Related Articles Testimony begins in trial over Vail avalanche death case Jason Cuervo, accused of stealing the Sno-Cat from a Minturn restaurant parking lot, is still in the […]

9
Like
Save
Revisit the First Two Karate Kid Movies to Better Enjoy the New Cobra Kai Series, Part 2
news.rmsdf.com

Read Part 1 of this post about the Karate Kid movies here. Confidence in Intuition In The Karate Kid movie, Mr. Miyagi gives Daniel LaRusso the chance to trim a bonsai tree. Daniel wants to try but is reluctant for fear of ruining the tree. Miyagi tells him to close his eyes and trust himself. […]

9
Like
Save
Revisit the First Two Karate Kid Movies to Better Enjoy the New Cobra Kai Series, Part 1
news.rmsdf.com

It’s long been a complaint of serious martial artists that the film industry presents a distorted view of the arts. By capitalizing on flamboyant aspects and then pushing them to the bizarre, moviemakers give the public little chance to learn what the arts are really about. In most cases, the true purpose of budo is […]

2
Like
Save
Mastering Kendo and Kenjutsu: First You Need to Get a Grip!
news.rmsdf.com

Grip is an important facet of Japanese sword arts like kendo, kenjutsu and iaido. Simply said, if you don’t hold the kodachi (short sword) or choken (long sword) correctly, everything else leading up to the execution and follow-through of your cut will be substandard and ultimately cause you to perform below your potential. Furthermore, poor […]

9
Like
Save
CSU hosts first northern Colorado human trafficking symposium
news.rmsdf.com

Fighting the state’s sex trade industry will be the focus of northern Colorado’s first-ever Human Trafficking Symposium at Colorado State University on Feb. 22. The day-long event will cover the many facets of human trafficking to help northern Colorado professionals, community members, faculty, staff and students learn more and receive training to combat it, organizers […]

10
Like
Save