BC-CO--Colorado News Coverage Advisory, CO
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LONDONDERRY, N.H. _ Potential presidential candidate and former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper returns to New Hampshire. UPCOMING: 300 words by 5 p.m.
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DENVER _ Denver teachers are set to extend their strike into a third day after negotiations with district leaders ended Tuesday night without a deal. Tuesday’s talks came a day after more than half of the city’s teachers walked off the job amid a pay dispute. By Colleen Slevin. SENT: 650 words. Will be updated. AP Photos
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GARDEN COUNTY CRASH _ A Colorado woman has been charged with manslaughter for the death of her passenger when her pickup truck crashed in the Nebraska Panhandle.
EARNS-DISH NETWORK _ Dish Network Corp. (DISH) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $337.1 million. On a per-share basis, the Englewood, Colorado-based company said it had net income of 64 cents.
DENVER _ Nikola Jokic and the injury-riddled Denver Nuggets could see a new presence on the court Wednesday night against Sacramento, with the possible return of Isaiah Thomas. The point guard has yet to make his Nuggets debut as he recovers from hip surgery. It’s the final game for both teams before the All-Star break. By Pat Graham. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos.
DENVER _ His surgically repaired hip nearly mended, Isaiah Thomas could soon make his Denver Nuggets debut. Very, very, soon _ like possibly Wednesday night against the Sacramento Kings, the team that picked him in the second round of the 2011 draft. Thomas hasn’t played in an NBA game since suiting up for the Los Angeles Lakers on March 22. By Pat Graham. UPCOMING: 400 words, possible photos stemming from Thomas talking after Denver’s shootaround that ends around 11:45 a.m.
HKN--AROUND THE NHL
NASHVILLE, Tenn. _ NHL goaltenders prepare for the unpredictable, ready for pucks deflecting off sticks, bodies, feet or a divot in the ice, past all the gear designed to help defend their net. The freaky, fluky or simply weird goals can be laughed off by goalies who know sometimes the puck just takes a funny bounce. By Teresa M. Walker. SENT: 1,190 words. AP Photos.
BOULDER _ Arizona State plays Colorado at Coors Events Center on Wednesday night. Game starts at 8:30 p.m.