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Ten thousand riot in downtown Denver after Super Bowl victory

25 Jan

When Denver Broncos won their first Super Bowl, nearly 10,000 people crowded onto the streets.

Rioters tossed dumpsters and trash in the streets, set fires, overturned cars and set some of them on fire.

Businesses reported millions of dollars in property damage.

Police used tear gas and horses to disperse the mob.

Several injuries were reported and police arrested dozens of people.