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  • Not Clicked In: Tree Breaks Climber’s Long Fall

    BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Emergency crews rescued a fallen climber in Boulder Canyon Sunday afternoon.
    Rescuers told CBS4 the climber fell about 50 feet near Boulder Falls. They said he was not clicked in and planned to have gone higher.
    The climber, a 30-year-old Boulder County resident, was not seriously injured.
    (credit: Boulder County Sheriff’s Office)
    The road in the canyon was shut down to one lane during the rescue.
    “His fall was broken by a tree, however, he sustai
  • Boy Falls Off Giant Slide At California Water Park

    DUBLIN, Calif. (CBS4) – A 10-year-old boy suffered only scrapes and scratches Saturday despite a scary accident at a water park’s opening day.
    Video shows the boy exiting the chute of large water slide called the Emerald Plunge and tumbling along a concrete pad. A jet of water appeared to throw the boy in the air. Until that point, the boy’s arms and legs are crossed as instructed by the park.Once airborn, however, his form changed. He rode along the rim of the chute before fal
  • Latest Forecast: Early Sun With Late Day Storms For Memorial Day

    By Dave Aguilera
    DENVER (CBS4) – High pressure delivered a warmer and drier day for Sunday. Denver’s high with the breeze and the sun zoomed up to 71 degrees Sunday afternoon. There are a few spotty showers and isolated storms expected early in the evening on Sunday. But, most areas will stay high and dry.
    A weak cold front will ease in for Memorial Day. Cooling temperatures slightly and giving the mountains and eastern plains a better chance for afternoon showers and
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  • Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Clinton By Benghazi Families

    WASHINGTON (AP) – A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Hillary Clinton filed by the parents of two Americans killed in the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya.
    U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson in Washington says the former secretary of state didn’t defame the parents when disputing allegations that she had lied.
    Hillary Clinton (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
    The lawsuit also alleged Sean Smith and Tyrone Woods were killed because Clinton’s
  • ‘Pop-Up’ Park To Bring New Life To LoDo

    By Kelly Werthmann
    DENVER (CBS4) – There’s another road closure in downtown Denver — this time for a fun-filled project.
    “It’s going to bring a whole new life to the block,” artist Pat Milbery said.
    (credit: CBS)
    The block of 21st Street between Larimer and Lawrence streets is the future site of The Square on 21st. It’s a pop-up project offering a park-like space in the city.
    “The idea came from the city wanting to bring more green spaces into down
  • Marquez Leads Rockies Past Cardinals 8-4

    DENVER (AP) – Boosted by a couple of stellar rookie pitchers, the Colorado Rockies are on top of the National League in the final days of May.
    German Marquez pitched into the sixth inning, Gerardo Parra hit a three-run homer and the Rockies beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-4 on Sunday.
    Parra finished with three hits as the Rockies won a series for the 12th time this season. They have dropped two and split two others.
    “That’s all we want to do, win series and keep going. It’
  • Man Accused Of Domestic Violence & Stalking Arrested After Standoff

    SILVERTHORNE, Colo. (CBS4) – Deputies arrested a man Saturday night on several charges including domestic violence and stalking.
    Justin Michael King, 26, was taken into custody after a standoff with authorities.
    (credit: Summit County Sheriff’s Office)
    The Summit County Sheriff’s Office says the standoff began around 5:45 p.m. near Silverthorne.
    Deputies responded to a harassment call in the Wildernest neighborhood on Ryan Gulch Road near Interstate 70.
    The man barricaded himse
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  • Tubing Banned On St. Vrain River This Holiday Weekend

    BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Those planning on tubing this holiday weekend can cross the St. Vrain River off their list.
    The Boulder County sheriff put a tubing ban in effect Saturday morning.Sheriff Pelle just enacted an immediate tubing ban for the Saint Vrain River near #Lyons due to high CFS flows. https://t.co/BJi74RBxgm
    — BoulderCountySheriff (@BldrCOSheriff) May 27, 2017
    Kayaks and white water canoes are still allowed in the river, but the sheriff is warning people to be car
  • Valor Christian wins second straight Class 4A baseball title

    Leftfielder Brady Buehler had a two-run double and shortstop Austin Howell added a two-run single during a five-run Valor Christian second inning Sunday, and the Eagles went on to beat Evergreen 7-3 at Metro State and claim their second consecutive Class 4A state title.
    Catcher Noah Kuzma doubled to drive in Howell with the final run of the decisive inning, and after Evergreen fought back with two runs in the fifth and one in the sixth to close within 5-3, Kuzma added another RBI double in the t
  • Kushner ties to Russia questioned as Trump blasts media lies

    By Hope Yen and Vivian Salama, The Associated Press
    WASHINGTON — Congressional Democrats on Sunday demanded to hear directly from top White House adviser Jared Kushner over allegations of proposed secret back-channel communications with Russia, saying the security clearance of President Donald Trump’s son-in-law may need to be revoked. Trump, having returned from a nine-day overseas trip, immediately railed against administration leaks in a flurry of tweets as “fabricated lies.
  • Kushner’s security clearance should be reviewed, top Democrat on House Intelligence Committee says

    By Abby Phillip, The Washington Post
    WASHINGTON – The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, Rep. Adam Schiff of California, said Sunday that White House adviser Jared Kushner’s security clearance should be reviewed in light of revelations about his meetings with Russian officials before President Donald Trump took office.
    Schiff’s comment came after The Washington Post reported Friday that Kushner, also the president’s son-in-law, attempted to set up back-chan
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  • Really Want To Know Teen Who Died In Tragic Crash? Just Read What She Wrote

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. (CBS4) – Friends and family members say if you really want to know Rylie Guentensberger, just read what she wrote.
    “Life is a beautiful thing,” Rylie said in a March Instagram post. “Make the best of each situation. Even the bad parts.”
    Rylie wrote the post months before the April accident that forever changed her family’s life.
    Rylie Guentensberger (credit: CBS)
    “Just really wise words and kind words. (She’s) a really special you
  • Laptop ban may expand to all international flights, Kelly says

    By Ben Brody, The Washington Post
    Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said he may ban laptop computers in the cabins of all international flights into and out of the U.S. amid continuing terrorist threats to bring down airplanes, but that a final decision hadn’t been made.
    “That’s really the thing that they’re obsessed with, the terrorists: the idea of knocking down an airplane in flight, particularly if it’s a U.S. carrier, particularly if it’s full of mos
  • To Many Americans, Memorial Day Has Lost Its Meaning

    ANNVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Allison Jaslow heard it more than once as the long holiday weekend approached — a cheerful “Happy Memorial Day!” from oblivious well-wishers.
    The former Army captain and Iraq War veteran had a ready reply, telling them, matter-of-factly, that she considered it a work weekend. Jaslow will be at Arlington National Cemetery on Monday to take part in the annual wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. She’ll then visit Section 60,
  • Wainwright Baffles Rockies Over 7 Innings In Cards’ 3-0 win

    DENVER (AP) – Adam Wainwright silenced Colorado’s bats yet again – maybe even some critics, too.
    “No matter how many times I keep telling people, ‘I’m sick and tired of hearing he’s not what he once was,’ I’ve got to prove it,” the 35-year-old Wainwright said. “I’m working on shutting those people up.”
    The right-hander kept up his mastery of the Rockies by scattering three hits over seven innings, Tommy Pham hit a two-
  • 3 Shot During Apparent Argument At House Party

    DENVER (CBS4) – Police in Denver are investigating after three people were shot early Sunday morning.
    According to Doug Schepman with the Denver Police Department, the shootings appear to be the result of an argument at a house party in the 5500 block of Sable Street.
    (credit: CBS)
    Police got the call around 2 a.m.
    One male was shot in the abdomen and is reportedly in critical condition. Another male was shot in the foot and has injuries not considered life-threatening. Another male arrive
  • 8 dead, including sheriff’s deputy, in Mississippi shooting rampage; suspect arrested

    BROOKHAVEN, Miss. — A man who apparently got into a dispute with his wife and in-laws was arrested in a house-to-house shooting rampage in rural Mississippi that left eight people dead, including a sheriff’s deputy.
    “I ain’t fit to live, not after what I done,” a handcuffed Willie Corey Godbolt, 35, told The Clarion-Ledger (http://on.thec-l.com/2rbQIq5 ).
    The shootings took place at three homes Saturday night — two in Brookhaven and one in Bogue Chitto —
  • Parents of California girl filmed urinating blast school’s response as inadequate

    Dan Honda, East Bay TimesIn this Friday, May 26, 2017 photo, parents Denise and Sean Lynch are photographed at San Ramon Valley High School in Danville, Calif. Their teenage daughter who was filmed urinating in a bathroom stall say officials at a California high school aren’t doing enough to punish the perpetrator who received a three-day suspension after she admitted to posting the video on social media. (Dan Honda/East Bay Times via AP)DANVILLE, Calif. — The parents of a 16-year-ol
  • Trump eyes White House staff overhaul, outside lawyers and PR team

    By Jill Colvin and Ken Thomas, The Associated Press
    WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump is considering overhauling his White House staff and bringing back top campaign strategists, frustrated by what he views as his team’s inability to contain the burgeoning crisis involving alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
    Expanding teams of lawyers and experienced public relations hands are being recruited to deal with the drumbeat of new revelations about Moscow’s interference and
  • Homeland security chief defends Kushner’s alleged proposal for “back channel” to the Russians as “a good thing”

    By Abby Phillip, The Washington Post
    Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly, the lone administration official to speak out publicly about reports that Jared Kushner sought a back channel to communicate with the Russian government, defended the move, saying it was a “good thing” for the U.S. government.
    “It’s normal in my opinion and acceptable,” Kelly said of the reports that Kushner made the request for a secret communications channel to the Russian ambassador duri
  • UK: New arrest in Manchester terror attack; investigation still at “full tilt”

    By Jill Lawless, The Associated Press
    LONDON (AP) — British police made another arrest and stormed another house Sunday as they hunted for suspects in the Manchester bombing, while a government minister said members of attacker Salman Abedi’s network may still be at large.
    Greater Manchester Police said a 25-year-old man was arrested in the city on suspicion of terrorist offenses. Eleven other men between the ages of 18 and 44 also are in custody.
    Armed officers and police dogs took
  • Police: 8 Dead In Mississippi Shooting, Including Deputy

    BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — Authorities in Mississippi said Sunday that a suspect is in custody after eight people were killed in a shooting, including a sheriff’s deputy.
    Mississippi Bureau of Investigation spokesman Warren Strain said the shootings occurred at three separate homes Saturday night in rural Lincoln County. Two of the homes are in Brookhaven and one is in Bogue Chitto. The area is about 68 miles (109 kilometers) south of Jackson, the capital.
    Strain said investigators wer
  • Latest Forecast: Warmer With More Sun

    By Dave Aguilera
    DENVER (CBS4) – High pressure has pushed drier, more stable air into the state for Sunday. As a result, temperatures will be warmer and the entire state will have a lot more sunshine. There will be a small push of moisture over northern Colorado during the afternoon Sunday. This will be just enough to get a few spotty weak showers and storms going late in the day.
    A weak cold front will ease in for Memorial Day. Cooling temperatures slightly and giving the mountains and ea
  • Police Believe Driver Intentionally Rammed Into Grocery Store

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) – Police in Colorado Springs say a driver who plowed into a Sprouts grocery store may have done it on purpose.
    Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.
    (credit: KKTV)
    The SUV made a hole in the wall Friday night.
    The driver, whose name hasn’t been released, was hurt but is expected to be okay.
    The store is under construction and was unoccupied.
  • Two men in critical condition after three shot in Denver

    Two men are in critical condition and a third has less-serious injuries after an argument led to a gunfight at a party in Montbello early Sunday, according to Denver police.
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  • Bike MS Offers Personal Challenge, Opportunity To Help Others

    DENVER (CBS4) – The National MS Society is hosting Bike MS on June 24th & 25th. It’s the largest fundraiser for the Colorado/Wyoming chapter of the National MS Society. Bike MS is expected to raise $3.5 million to pay for research and resources for people living with multiple sclerosis. There is a fundraising minimum of $400 to ride in Bike MS, but the average is more than $1,000 per rider.
    Team Stay Phat 2016 (credit Danny Ezrol)
    Danny Ezrol is the fundraising director for Team
  • Woman Slams Into Pet Store, Thought SUV Was In Reverse

    THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4) – Nobody was injured after a driver slammed into a pet shop on Saturday.
    The crash happened at the Muttz Pet Goods store in Thornton.Vehicle drives thru Muttz pet care (13691 Colo Blvd) TFD tech rescue team, E75, M75, BC71, SAM71 on scene. No injuries or structural damage. pic.twitter.com/KWrpx1IXLj
    — Thornton Fire Dept. (@ThorntonFire) May 27, 2017
    The driver told police she thought the SUV was in reverse when it was actually in drive.
    The woman was cited for
  • High School Grad Gets Big Surprise At Ceremony

    By Joel Hillan
    MEAD, Colo. (CBS4) – Carlee Crisler woke up Saturday morning excited to graduate, but also a little sad her big brother wasn’t going to be there — or so she thought.
    U.S. Army Private 1st Class Christopher Crisler got back from Afghanistan two weeks ago and although his sister knew he was in the country, she didn’t know he was going to be there for her graduation.
    “My sister has always been there for me no matter what, so I wanted to be there for her,
  • Residents Put In Gas Detectors From Anadarko Following Deadly Explosion

    By Melissa Garcia
    FIRESTONE, Colo. (CBS4) – Residents of the Oak Meadows neighborhood in Firestone are putting in alarms that detect explosive gases.
    The alarms are designed to detect gas leaks like the one that leveled a home there on April 17. A cut flow line from an old oil and gas well is behind the explosion that killed two people.
    (credit: CBS)
    (credit: CBS)
    Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, the oil facility operator, purchased close to 800 gas and CO2 detectors for every home in the c
  • Latest Forecast: Fewer Storms For Sunday

    By Dave Aguilera
    DENVER (CBS4) – What a soggy start to our holiday weekend. Early rain showers and thunderstorms delivered quite a soaking across the front range. Some areas picked up a tenth to a little over a quarter of an inch of rain on Saturday.
    Severe weather has been a problem over southeastern Colorado. In fact, a few of the storms over Las Animas county dropped golf ball to ping-pong ball size hail between Walsenburg and Kim. There is a Severe Thunderstorm Watch over a small porti
  • Fewer Storms For Sunday

    By Dave Aguilera
    DENVER (CBS4) – What a soggy start to our holiday weekend. Early rain showers and thunderstorms delivered quite a soaking across the front range. Some areas picked up a tenth to a little over a quarter of an inch of rain on Saturday.
    Severe weather has been a problem over southeastern Colorado. In fact, a few of the storms over Las Animas county dropped golf ball to ping-pong ball size hail between Walsenburg and Kim.
    Sunday will clear out for most of the day. In fact, all
  • Portland Man Fatally Stabs Others Who Come To Defense Of Muslim Women

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police said Saturday they’ll examine what appears to be the extremist ideology of an Oregon man accused of fatally stabbing two men who tried to intervene when the suspect yelled racial slurs at two young women who appeared to be Muslim on a Portland light-rail train.
    Jeremy Joseph Christian, 35, was being held in the Multnomah County Jail on suspicion of aggravated murder, attempted murder, intimidation and being a felon in possession of a weapon. He was arrest
  • Jury: $50,000 To Ex-Denver Inmate Slammed Against Window

    DENVER (AP) – A federal jury has awarded $50,000 to a former Denver jail inmate who was slammed into a courtroom wall by a sheriff’s deputy in 2012.
    The Denver Post reports the jury declined to award punitive damages to Anthony Waller, who alleged in a lawsuit that former Deputy Brady Lovingier violated his civil rights.
    Anthony Waller (credit: CBS)
    Jurors also didn’t find the city or sheriff department responsible for the actions of Lovingier, who no longer works for the
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  • Loveland Ski Area Mascot Dies Suddenly

    GEORGETOWN, Colo. (CBS4) – Toby the Bernese mountain dog — canine ambassador of Loveland Ski Area, longtime Denver sports fan, and beloved travelling companion — is gone.
    Dustin Schaefer, Toby’s owner and a Loveland Ski Area spokesperson, confirmed Toby’s passing Saturday afternoon.
    Schaefer said Toby died suddenly Thursday night after working at the ski area and eating dinner.
    Schaefer said the dog’s “stomach flipped.”
    According to the American Co
  • Bank Robber Was Wearing A Strange Mask, Had A Gun

    WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. (CBS4) – A masked robber held up a bank in Wheat Ridge on Friday.
    Authorities released a surveillance picture from the Bank of the West at 44th Avenue and Wadsworth Boulevard.
    (credit: Wheat Ridge Police Department)
    The man had a gun.
    “He is described as a white or Hispanic male. The suspect was wearing a grey hoodie and a face mask. After committing the robbery the suspect fled the scene eastbound in a light-colored van,” police said in statement.
    (credit: W
  • ‘PaddleFest’ Has Helped Transform Old Colorado Ranching Town

    BUENA VISTA, Colo. (CBS4) – A small Colorado mountain town is seeing big benefits from its growing outdoor recreation industry.
    It’s expected to be busy holiday weekend on the water in Buena Vista as PaddleFest has really transformed the town.
    (credit: CBS)
    The event continues to grow drawing bigger crowds to what was once land used for the town dump — literally.
    (credit: CBS)
    PaddleFest organizer Earl Richmond has watched the event grow as the river park investment begins to p
  • Gas Well Leak Capped, Residents Allowed To Return To Homes

    PEETZ, Colo. (CBS4) – Workers mitigated a leaking natural gas well near Peetz Saturday afternoon.
    A spokesperson with the East Cheyenne Gas Storage company says the leaking well was “successfully shut-in” at approximately 1 p.m.
    Kyle Moulton of the Logan County Office of Emergency Management said residents were notified via Reverse 9-1-1 that roads were being re-opened and they could return to their homes. They had been evacuated since Thursday evening when a safety device fail
  • Gregg Allman Of The Allman Brothers Band Dies At Age 69

    SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Music legend Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom and spawn Southern rock, died Saturday, a publicist said. He was 69.
    Allman died Saturday at his home in Savannah, Georgia, publicist Ken Weinstein said.
    Allman had cancelled some 2016 tour dates, announcing on Aug. 5 that he was “under his doctor’s care at the Mayo Clinic” due to “serious health issues
  • Wainwright Has Had The Right Stuff Against Rockies

    DENVER (The Sports Xchange) – Adam Wainwright will try to continue his domination over the Colorado Rockies and his success at Coors Field when the St. Louis Cardinals try to even their series on Saturday.
    The Rockies walloped the Cardinals 10-0 in the series opener on Friday night. It was Colorado’s most lopsided win and St. Louis’ most lopsided loss of the season.
    Wainwright (4-3, 4.81 ERA) will be opposed by rookie left-hander Kyle Freeland (5-2, 3.31), who will face the Car
  • Police: Infant Dies While Woman Sleeps For 18 Hours

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. (CBS4) – A 28-year-old woman faces felony child abuse charges following the death of her 3-month-old son.
    According to a news release from Fort Collins Police Services, officers were called to a residence in the 1000 block of Garfield Street at 5:53 p.m. Tuesday. Police say Mandi Woodall claimed to have woken from a two-hour nap to find her infant unresponsive.
    Mandi Woodall (credit: Fort Collins Police Services)
    “Upon further investigation, it was determined that
  • Infant Dies While Woman Sleeps For 18 Hours, Police Say

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. (CBS4) – A 28-year-old woman faces felony child abuse charges following the death of her 3-month-old son.
    According to a news release from Fort Collins Police Services, officers were called to a residence in the 1000 block of Garfield Street at 5:53 p.m. Tuesday. Police say Mandi Woodall claimed to have woken from a two-hour nap to find her infant unresponsive.
    Mandi Woodall
    “Upon further investigation, it was determined that Woodall had been asleep for approximat
  • Immigrant Arrests And Deportations Up In Colorado, Wyoming

    DENVER (AP) – Significantly more immigrants were arrested and deported from Colorado and Wyoming in the first few months of Donald Trump’s presidency than during the same period in 2016.
    The biggest surge was in arrests of immigrants suspected of residing illegally in the country without a criminal record.
    One hundred thirty-four individuals were detained between President Trump’s inauguration on Jan. 20 and the end of his first 100 days in office, April 29.
    That figure is more
  • Lamborn Says EPA May Reconsider Colorado Storm Water Suit

    DENVER (AP) – U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn has asked the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to drop a lawsuit against Colorado Springs over contaminated runoff that affects Pueblo County and downstream agriculture.
    The Denver Post reports that Lamborn has spoken twice with EPA chief Scott Pruitt about the suit, which was filed in 2016 by the EPA and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
    Pueblo County joined the suit this year.
    Rep. Doug Lamborn (credit: CBS)
    Colorado Spring
  • Reckless Hunter Found Guilty Thanks To 2 Other Concerned Hunters

    BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (CBS4) – A Northglenn man has been found guilty of hunting in a careless manner after failing to locate wounded game.
    According to the district attorney’s office in Summit County, a jury found Mark R. Masker, 48, guilty after a two-day jury trial for the incident that occurred in November of 2015.
    “Colorado Parks and Wildlife Officer Elissa Knox received a phone call from concerned hunting guides about defendant Masker, who had been observed on the National
  • Arrest Made In Suspected Abuse Death Of Rocky Ford Infant

    ROCKY FORD, Colo. (AP) – The boyfriend of a woman whose infant daughter died in the southern Colorado town of Rocky Ford has been arrested on suspicion of child abuse resulting in death.
    KKTV reports that 20-year-old Ryan Casias was being held in Otero County Jail on $150,000 bond.
    Ryan Casias (credit: Rocky Ford Police)
    One-year-old Jayleianna Rivas Trujillo was found unresponsive May 20 in a home shared by Casias and the baby’s mother, Maryah.
    A coroner’s report found the bab
  • British Airways Cancels All Flights From Heathrow, Gatwick

    LONDON (AP) – British Airways says it is canceling all of its flights from London’s Heathrow and Gatwick airports for the rest of the day because of a “major IT system failure.”
    BA has not said what is causing the computer problem, but says it has no evidence of a cyberattack.
    The airline had earlier suspended flights up to 6 p.m. (1700 GMT) because the two airports had become severely congested.
    (credit: britishsairways.com)
    The global computer failure has caused misery
  • Company Pays For Explosive Gas Detectors Following Another Death

    MEAD, Colo. (CBS4) – Investigators still are not releasing the name of the man killed in Thursday’s oil tank explosion in Mead.
    Oscar Lopez Velasquez, 32, was killed and three others were hurt in the blast.
    A spokesperson for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation says the workers were doing facility maintenance on the battery which was not in operation. All four tanks exploded.
    That fire wasn’t too far from the town of Firestone where two people were killed in a home explosion last mo
  • Former Railroad Worker Awarded Nearly $150,000 In Whistleblower Case

    DENVER (CBS4)– Federal safety officials have awarded a former railroad worker nearly $150,000 after the Occupational Safety and Health Administration found Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad retaliated against the employee for reporting safety issues with the railroad tracks in Denver.
    Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad (credit: CBS)
    Railroad tracks are the second-leading cause of railway accidents after human error.
    Inspectors ride the rails daily looking for track problems, but the

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