Footnotes. As a part of ESPN’s coverage of the Chiefs-Broncos game on Monday night, the network will hold the first 60-75 minutes of its pregame show outside the south end of Broncos Stadium at Mile High near Parking Lot B. The show begins at 4 p.m. … Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes on facing the Broncos in last year’s regular season finale (a 27-24 Kansas City win): “Just playing against some of those guys, I could see the talent they have. I know it was the last game of the season but you had Von (Miller) out there and some guys who could make a lot of plays. For me to play against them, I have a general idea of what they can do.” … Broncos quarterback Case Keenum on his knee injury: “It felt really good (Thursday). It’s getting better every day.” … [Read more...] about Broncos tight end Jake Butt tears ACL
The day Evan died, he’d been made to stand against a wall for hours. When Evan collapsed and wouldn’t get up, Bodine slapped the boy full force, Miller testified, then hauled him into the bathroom to quiet his screams. … [Read more...] about Stephen Bodine sentenced in murder of 3-year-old Evan Brewer
Until one of the planters was damaged by a motorist last spring at 61st Terrace, these fixtures weren’t on the city’s radar. Genova said she and other neighbors have filled them with flowers in the summertime and have spent thousands of dollars maintaining them over the years. … [Read more...] about Planters at end of JoCo streets cause big stir: Are they hazards or things of beauty?
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State Sen. Mary Pilcher-Cook, R-Shawnee, condemned Kelly’s order. She told the Associated Press it is “anti-liberty” and said it is “degrading to reduce individuals” to their “sexual inclinations.” “These laws cause divisions in communities and can have serious detrimental and unintended consequences because of their subjective nature,” she added. … [Read more...] about Kelly reinstates protections for LGBT state workers in Kansas eliminated by Brownback