More than 90,000 kids will return to Denver Public Schools classrooms on Monday, August 21.
Qatar had accused the kingdom of politicizing the hajj, one of the pillars of Islam.
A new law requires Colorado schools to college alternatives as part of a student's academic and career planning.
At least two rallies are scheduled to take place over the weekend to denounce white supremacy and call for peace.
As Congress takes a break during August, a roundtable panel reflects on local and national events.