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10:50am

Wed April 25, 2012
Transportation

RTD Abandons Request For Sales Tax Increase [Updated]

The RTD Board of Governors vote puts a hybrid/BRT option on hold for the Northwest Corridor
Jim Hill KUNC

The Regional Transportation District Board of Governors voted Tuesday night not to ask for a .04% sales tax increase this November to fund FasTracks, effectively ending movement on a hybrid “rail/bus rapid transit” expansion of the system from Denver to Longmont.

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9:47am

Wed April 25, 2012
Politics

Media Latch on to CU Freshman’s Yogurt Spill on President

A whirlwind media tour from an embarrassing mishap. Screencap of Kolbi Zerbest's appearence on the Today show, April 25th 2012.
NBC Universal today.msnbc.msn.com

President Obama’s visit to the University of Colorado at Boulder yesterday brought serious discussion of student loans and debt, as reported by KUNC’s Kirk Siegler yesterday. To the dismay of hard core news fans, it also created a media moment dubbed “yogurt gate.

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7:29am

Wed April 25, 2012
Sports

3rd & Long Has An App: Broncos Switch Playbooks To iPad

The third team in the league to do so, the Broncos will be replacing paper playbooks with the latest model of Apple's iPad
Photo Illustration - Jim Hill iPad, Apple / Broncos, Julio Enriquez - Flickr-Creative Commons

Big upgrades for the Broncos this season: First Peyton Manning, and now the paper playbook. The iPad has been brought in to replace old school papyrus.

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5:36pm

Tue April 24, 2012
Politics

Bill Increasing Penalties For Leaving Accident Scene Advances

State lawmakers say current law encourages drivers to leave the scene of a crash when drunk.
David Sledge Flickr/CreativeCommons

On Tuesday, members of the state House advanced a measure to increase penalties for leaving the scene of a car accident that involves serious injuries. And lawmakers say current law actually encourages drives to leave the scene.

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2:48pm

Tue April 24, 2012

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