Jul 11, 2013 The severity of wildfires in the United States is likely to triple by the end of the century, according to a new study out of the University of Alberta.
Jul 3, 2013 Hundreds of homes have already been lost to wildfires this summer. There are ways to make these houses less likely to burn, but fire mitigation is a hard sell to homeowners.
Jul 2, 2013 Why more and more homes are going up in the country’s most fire-prone areas.
May 9, 2013 Last year, Colorado became the first state to legalize recreational marijuana. Now it’s decided how to regulate it. The legislature approved a 25 percent tax on the sale of marijuana among other requirements.
Feb 1, 2013 Colorado's junior senator and member of the Senate's 'Gang of Eight' discusses the push for immigration reform.
Dec 21, 2012 In June 2012, Marketplace Money shared the story of the Gulis, a couple whose home and business were destroyed in the Colorado wildfires. We check in on them six months later and find out how they're rebuilding their lives after losing nearly everything.
Nov 9, 2012 On Tuesday voters in Colorado and Washington approved legalization of marijuana for recreational purposes.
Jul 27, 2012 A homeowners association in Denver has issued hundred of tickets to residents this year for failing to keep up their lawns in the drought.
Jul 23, 2012 The suspect in the Colorado theater massacre makes his first court appearance this morning. James Holmes isn't talking to police. But he left a behind a rich Internet trail. Authorities say it shows how easy it was for Holmes to buy lethal supplies.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jul 23, 2012 All eyes are on Colorado right now in the wake of the tragic movie theater shooting. Among the many conversations the incident has sparked is a debate about the accessibility of weapons, including assault weapons like the guns used by alleged shooter James Holmes.