Cabot Peden spent a year in the Kuwaiti desert with Matthew Riehl, and not once did Peden get the sense that his fellow medic in the Wyoming National Guard one day would switch roles and take a life rather than try to save one — as he did Sunday in a deadly shootout with law enforcement officials at a Highlands Ranch apartment.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
The gunman who Sunday killed a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy had escaped from a veterans mental health ward in 2014 during a multiweek stay for a psychotic episode, according to new report provided to Congress by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.