Firefighters in Colorado perform controlled burns to contain the fire, as well as combating existing fires. Three people have been killed and more than 600 homes have been destroyed in Colorado since the first fire started on June 9.
File Images: USA Cycling announces its 2012 Summer Olympics selections. Among those selected were Chris Horner, Tejay van Garderen, Timothy Duggan, Taylor Phinney, Evelyn Stevens, Amber Neben, Kristen Armstrong and Bobby Lea. File images from 2011.
Wild fires in Colorado Springs rage on consuming vast areas of wilderness and structures. Highway 24, the main artery between the mountain communities and Colorado Springs, is closed because of the fire.
Neil Brown gives a sermon in the swing state of Colorado in the city of Colorado Springs. This comes at a time when the congregation is politically divided. Colorado is supposed to be Mitt Romney's most promising major swing state.
One of the most picturesque and popular parks in Colorado, Garden of the Gods, is in danger from the Waldo Canyon wild fires. Garden of the Gods is a public park located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA.