Colorado Public Radio http://www.kunc.org en Without A Marijuana Breathalyzer, How To Curb Stoned Driving? http://www.kunc.org/post/without-marijuana-breathalyzer-how-curb-stoned-driving Like many medical marijuana patients, Greg Duran says he drives in fear, knowing he could be busted at any moment for driving under the influence.<p>As he merges onto Interstate 70 north of Denver, Duran explains that he's probably over the state's new marijuana limit: 5 nanograms per milliliter of blood of THC, the psychoactive chemical in pot.<p>"It would be devastating if I lost my car. It would change everything," Duran says.<p>He needs marijuana to treat nausea from his vertigo and he tries to keep a constant amount in his body in order to keep his condition at bay, he says. Wed, 21 May 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Ben Markus 56791 at http://www.kunc.org Without A Marijuana Breathalyzer, How To Curb Stoned Driving? Amid Pushback, Colorado Gun Control Measure Goes On Trial http://www.kunc.org/post/amid-pushback-colorado-gun-control-measure-goes-trial Tom Sullivan never thought much about guns or gun control — until his son was killed in the Aurora, Colo., movie theater shooting. The gunman wielded a rifle with a 100-round magazine.<p>Sullivan is convinced that if Colorado's ban on high-capacity magazines had been in effect, his son Alex may have had a chance.<p>"It was one second, and the next second he was dead," Sullivan says. "That was because of the high-capacity magazines."<p>After the Aurora shooting, Sullivan turned to activism. Mon, 31 Mar 2014 10:15:00 +0000 55054 at http://www.kunc.org Amid Pushback, Colorado Gun Control Measure Goes On Trial Pastor Leads A New Brand Of Church For 'Sinners And Saints' http://www.kunc.org/post/pastor-leads-new-brand-church-sinners-and-saints It's Sunday evening, and services are just getting underway at the House for All Sinners and Saints in Denver. Nearly 200 worshipers sit in circles of plastic chairs around a simple altar table. Together they follow traditional Christian rites. They sit. They stand. They sing.<p>The congregation here resembles the crowd at a downtown bookshop — hipsters and college professors, gay couples and Democratic grandmas. Tue, 24 Dec 2013 12:30:00 +0000 Megan Verlee 53030 at http://www.kunc.org Pastor Leads A New Brand Of Church For 'Sinners And Saints' Listeria Outbreak Still Haunts Colorado's Cantaloupe Growers http://www.kunc.org/post/listeria-outbreak-still-haunts-colorados-cantaloupe-growers Two years after cantaloupe were linked to one of the worst foodborne<a href="http://www.foodsafetynews.com/2012/04/the-ten-deadliest-outbreaks-in-history-revisited/#.UgqI7NKKK5I"> outbreaks</a> in U.S. history, lawyers have filed a fresh round of lawsuits. Wed, 14 Aug 2013 07:05:00 +0000 48322 at http://www.kunc.org Listeria Outbreak Still Haunts Colorado's Cantaloupe Growers Obamacare: People With Disabilities Face Complex Choices http://www.kunc.org/post/obamacare-people-disabilities-face-complex-choices The Affordable Care Act has set new standards — called <a href="https://www.cms.gov/CCIIO/Resources/Fact-Sheets-and-FAQs/ehb-2-20-2013.html">essential health benefits</a> — outlining what <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2012/11/20/165580705/administration-lays-down-rules-for-future-health-insurance">health insurance companies must now cover</a>. But there's a catch: Insurance firms can still pick and choose, to some degree, which specific therapies they'll cover within some categories of benefit. Tue, 13 Aug 2013 08:07:00 +0000 48283 at http://www.kunc.org Obamacare: People With Disabilities Face Complex Choices