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U.S. Olympic Committee will pay price if a U.S. city lands the 2024 Olympics

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - If Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco or Washington is picked to host the 2024 Olympics, the U.S. Olympic Committee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-07-28/us-olympic-committee-wil
SC elephant dies on trip to Colorado

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - A 44-year-old elephant...Colorado. The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado Springs, Colo., said Sunday a necropsy...African elephant named Joni died. The Colorado Springs Gazette reported Monday Joni was being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-16/sc-elephant-dies-trip-colo
For the record

...Don Quixotz Rodgers, 43, of Hephzibah, and Senita Michelle Gaines, 39, of AugustaGertiny Boulay, 22, of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Jautabitha Neshell Hordens, 23, of ThomsonGenaro Ballesteros Jr., 30, and Erin Ashley Melvin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-05-29/record
Gavin Floyd gets first win as a Brave

...Kimbrel got three outs for his 17th save in 20 chances.Christian Bergman, called up earlier Monday from Triple-A Colorado Springs to fill in for the injured Jordan Lyles (broken left hand), allowed two runs and five hits in six innings in his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-10/gavin-floyd-gets-first-w
Birders debate ethics of playing back birdcalls on phones

...It's kind of a balancing act," said Jeffrey Gordon, the president of the American Birding Association in Colorado Springs, Colo."If you're bringing a common bird into view for a group of kids or showing people how habitat is really...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/pets/2014-06-05/birders-debate-ethics-playing-
Trying to shed its vanilla reputation, Toyota gives the Camry a top-to-bottom makeover

...styling may disappoint some fans. Mike Cimino, a Hyundai dealer and vice president of Phil Long Dealerships in Colorado Springs, Colo., was hoping for a revolutionary change along the lines of the 2011 model."I'm wondering what they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-16/trying-shed-its-vanilla-re
Obama asks CEOs for help hiring long-term jobless

...unemployed machinists such as Vincent Gates in Cincinnati or cashier Bill Paci in Philadelphia or Barbara Greene of Colorado Springs, Colo., who worked for decades as a medical receptionist before becoming jobless."At this point, at 44...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-31/obama-asks-ceos-help-hirin
Colorado reports $2 million in pot taxes in first month of sales

...and feed my own pet projects, and I don't think it's going to be that simple," said Sen. Kent Lambert, R-Colorado Springs and another JBC member.Colorado's 2014-15 budget is under debate now and does not include any anticipated recreational...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-10/colorado-reports-2-million
Jake Whitley, Brandon Maddox highlight strong North Augusta class

...do out there."Maddox will return West after living in Arizona for eight years as a child, joining Air Force in Colorado Springs, Colo., as a defensive lineman and possible middle linebacker. Maddox played all of 2013 on the defensive line...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-02-05/jake-whitley-brandon-
Unseasonably warm temperatures a pleasant surprise for Super Bowl fans

...ending for our team."Meanwhile, Denver Broncos fans sulked.Justin Mitchell, 26, a construction salesman from Colorado Springs, Co., put it simply: "I'm depressed," he said. "But I'm at the Super Bowl."He tried to find a silver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-02-02/unseasonably-warm-temperature