April 16, 2013 4:43 AM
Pope Emeritus Benedict celebrates his 86th birthday today.
Benedict is the oldest Pontiff in over a century and sixth oldest Pope since the 15th century. He resigned from the papacy February 11 of this year citing a lack of strength in mind and body because of his age.
He... more »
February 6, 2013 11:07 PM
MONUMENT - There were balloons, birthday cake and prayers Wednesday night in Monument as friends and loved ones hold out hope that missing teenager Dylan Redwine will soon be found. Wednesday marked his 14th birthday. Dylan's mom Elaine says prayer vigil was organized to try and keep her son's disappearance... more »
December 24, 2012 6:33 PM
A Colorado Springs woman is celebrating her 100th birthday this Christmas.
Grace Bragonier had an early party on Christmas Eve with friends at Laurel Manor Care Center.
Bragonier says her mother's birthday was also on Christmas Day, so her family would celebrate Christmas during the day and then... more »
September 29, 2012 5:25 PM
It's a huge celebration in Florence as the city celebrates 125 years.
Pioneer Park was full of balloons, bouncy houses, and lots of fun activities for all ages. From face painting, to rock climbing, they say the celebration was about fun and getting together for a good meal, but it's... more »
May 13, 2012 7:17 PM
We want to wish a big happy birthday to a La Veta woman. Jean Leri turned 101 Sunday.
If you ask her about the secret to a long life, she'll look at you with a smile.
"Well, I don't know," laughed Jean. "I don't know what's keeping me going... more »
February 29, 2012 8:07 AM
SADDLE RIVER, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey mother born on February 29 beat 2 million-to-1 odds when she had her daughter - who was also born on leap day. Michelle Birnbaum of Saddle River tells The New York Post that she'll use the occasion to teach her 4-year-old daughter... more »
January 23, 2012 6:53 AM
Do you hate those birthday cards that sing to you?
Probably not as much as this cat does!
Check out our Video of the Day.
December 18, 2011 10:42 PM
Two little girls in Colorado Springs got their birthday wish, their daddy. Sgt. Matthew Richie hasn't seen his daughters in seven months. He's been stationed in Afghanistan. This weekend he's home to celebrate his daughters birthday, one-year-old Peyton and three-year -old Taylor. Their actual birthdays are two weeks apart.
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November 11, 2011 3:32 PM
She's waited 11 years for this day. Today Alexa Wiescamp is celebrating her 11th birthday on 11/11/11. The Avondale girl was born on November 11, 2000 and you might even say the number 11 runs in her blood.
"I have two other relatives that have my birthday and I... more »
August 12, 2011 8:04 PM
HAVANA (AP) - Nearly two-dozen singers and musicians from nine Latin American nations are feting Fidel Castro in a happy-birthday concert on the eve of the former leader's 85th.
The show in the Cuban capital is dubbed the "Serenade to Fidelity."
The Communist Party newspaper Granma calls it... more »
December 19, 2010 10:24 PM
Coltyn Hermanstorfer of Security may not be ready to blow out his first birthday candle, but he's learning how to walk, he's blowing kisses, and he's babbling as only one year old's can. Plus, the fact he's celebrating his first birthday is very special for his family.
"I still... more »
November 30, 2010 3:12 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Transportation Security Administration says all 197 airlines that fly to the U.S. are now collecting names, genders and birth dates of passengers so the government can check them against terror watch lists before they fly.
Getting all air carriers that travel to or through the... more »
October 19, 2010 11:23 PM
Close to two dozen sets of eyes were watching Marian Courter on Tuesday afternoon when she visited Lockheed Martin's facility near Interquest and I-25. Why? It was her wish for her one hundredth birthday to have lunch at the place where she loved to work.
"[I wanted] just to see... more »
October 4, 2010 12:53 PM
The Gibson Guitar factory in Montana is finishing a project to honor what would have been the 70th birthday of Beatles singer and guitarist John Lennon.
Gibson Acoustic's director of sales and marketing, Robi Johns, tells the Bozeman Daily Chronicle that Yoko Ono asked the company to release a... more »
September 28, 2010 8:49 PM
It was a big day for a big animal at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo on Tuesday.
A crowd of kids helped Kasai the hippo celebrate her eleventh birthday. They sang "Happy Birthday" as she marched up the ladder to eat her veggie and whipped cream cake.
Kasai was... more »
June 7, 2010 8:24 AM
A gruesome discovery near Cancun. Six bodies have been found in a cave, three of them with their hearts removed.
Mexican authorities are trying to determine the identity of the four men and two women. The letter 'z' carved on their abdomens may be a possible reference to the... more »
February 15, 2010 3:01 PM
Today is a federal holiday, but is it Presidents Day -- or George Washington's birthday?
The people who run the Historic Mount Vernon estate, the Virginia home of the nation's first president, say this day belongs only to him. And the government's web site notes that the legal designation... more »
January 18, 2010 10:13 AM
U.S. Sen. Mark Udall will be among the participants at Denver's 25th annual parade honoring Martin Luther King Jr. The parade which starts at City Park Monday morning and ends at the Civic Center is one of the largest in the country. About 20,000 people participated in the parade last... more »
November 28, 2009 6:30 PM
Family and friends are celebrating the birthday of Christopher Abeyta. Only he's not there. He hasn't been for the last 23 years. At just 7 months old, Christopher was kidnapped from his crib.
"(I) Fell down the steps going downstairs, turned over furniture, just started tearing through my house... more »
November 2, 2009 9:09 AM
One 12 year-old girl's birthday party in Colorado Springs was explosive Sunday afternoon.
Twelve year-old Madison Michel and her guests got to do lots of science experiments at her birthday party with a famous science teacher, Steve Spangler. He helped the kids conduct electricity, create a vacuum, and create... more »
October 7, 2009 12:54 PM
Instead of asking for lots of presents for her birthday, 12 year old Fountain girl plans to give. Bailey Cole recently told her mom that she wanted to donate blood for her birthday.
But when they called the hospital to set it up, Bailey learned that she had to... more »
September 13, 2009 11:24 AM
A 114 year-old New Hampshire woman who loves the Boston Red Sox, Hershey's Kisses and ice cream is believed to be the oldest American. Mary Josephine Ray secured the title of the oldest person in the US after the death of Gertrude Baines on Friday in Los Angeles. According to... more »