Demonstrators raise their fists in a sign of solidarity while protesting the death of George Floyd at the Colorado State Capital in Denver on Wednesday. Photograph: Getty Images

A US district court judge ordered Denver police on Friday to stop using tear gas, plastic bullets and other “less-than-lethal” force such as flash gre(...)

 Denver will become the first U.S. city to decriminalise the use of psilocybin, the psychedelic substance in ‘magic mushrooms.’ Photograph: AP Photo/Richard Vogel

Voters in Denver, a city at the forefront of the widening national debate over legalising marijuana, have become the first in the nation to effectivel(...)