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Public radio soundscape broadens in southern Colorado

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The largest public radio broadcaster in Colorado Springs is expanding as it is about to face competition from the state's largest public radio outlet....

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Sorry, Walmart: Amazon wants your food stamp customers as well

Mon, Jan 23, 2017 - 7:31 AM 0

For years, Amazon.com has targeted shoppers who can afford a $99 Prime subscription. Last week's announcement that it will deliver groceries to food stamp...

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Colorado Springs medical manufacturer Relius certified as a women's business enterprise
Colorado Springs medical manufacturer Relius certified as a women's business enterprise

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 39 min ago

Relius Medical has been certified as a women's business enterprise by Women's Business Enterprise National Council, the nation's largest group that...

New Colorado Amazon center to bring jobs, faster delivery
New Colorado Amazon center to bring jobs, faster delivery

By: Chhun Sun - 0 3 hr ago

A new Amazon fulfillment center in Aurora is expected to bring more than 1,000 jobs and the possibility of same day delivery or delivery within hours...

Millions of families will wait longer for their tax refunds this year

By: - 0 Mon, Jan 23, 2017

For most taxpayers, the start of the tax season usually means receiving a sizable refund check that can go toward savings, long-needed car repairs or a...

Get a Job Monday: Work at Weisburg Landscape Maintenance
Get a Job Monday: Work at Weisburg Landscape Maintenance

By: Eric Singer - 0 12 hr ago

The beauty of the outdoors, and making it even more landscaped, is the mission of a Colorado Springs-area company that has recently been recognized as...

Utah tribe may revive proposal for casino in Colorado
Utah tribe may revive proposal for casino in Colorado

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GRAND JUNCTION — A Utah Indian tribe says it might revive its proposal for a casino across the state line in northwestern Colorado. The Grand...

Android creator nears comeback with 'essential' phone
Android creator nears comeback with 'essential' phone

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Just over two years after leaving Google, Andy Rubin is preparing to take on the smartphone industry he helped create. Rubin, creator of the Android...

College student admits developing, selling malware

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A Virginia college student has admitted that he developed and sold malicious software that was used to steal passwords and banking information,...

Google's Brin 'surprised' by speed of AI advancements

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"This revolution," Sergey Brin said, "has been very profound and definitely surprised me even though I was right in there and could throw paperclips at...

Tech Q&A: Vista updates aren't the real problem
Tech Q&A: Vista updates aren't the real problem

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Question: I read in your column that Windows 7 isn't updating properly (see tinyurl.com/zzhdlyf). Do you know why I can't update my PC's Windows Vista...

Tech review: As usual, Apple takes innovation to new levels with AirPods
Tech review: As usual, Apple takes innovation to new levels with AirPods

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Apple has a knack for examining a product market and introducing its own version that leapfrogs the established competition. The iMac, iPhone, iPod...

A Siri for your finances? Digit says trust me

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Late last year, just in time for Christmas shopping, Rachel Rhoads got a nice surprise. One of her secret savings accounts had grown to $900 behind her...

2017 is the year of the bot

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In the 2013 movie "Her," Theodore Twombly, a lonely writer, falls in love with a digital assistant designed to meet his every need. She sorts emails,...

How Obama changed investing forever
How Obama changed investing forever

By: - 0 Sat, Jan 21, 2017

Here's how one corner of Wall Street got a lesson in the power of the U.S. presidency. For years, personal finance writers have warned readers to...

Jim Flynn: CFPB cracks down on credit-reporting agencies' deceptive practices
Jim Flynn: CFPB cracks down on credit-reporting agencies' deceptive practices

By: - 0 Sat, Jan 21, 2017

The credit reporting industry took another economic and public relations hit this month because of administrative enforcement actions by the Consumer...

Linda Leitz: Fundamentals for a healthy financial life
Linda Leitz: Fundamentals for a healthy financial life

By: - 0 Sat, Jan 21, 2017

There are some basics that will help anyone get started financially or keep going in the right direction. The fundamentals outlined here are from the...

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Judge postpones sentencing of PG&E in case tied to blast
Judge postpones sentencing of PG&E in case tied to blast

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge said Monday he is inclined to require Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to mention its convictions in ads and have...

The Latest: Judge postpones sentencing of utility in blast
The Latest: Judge postpones sentencing of utility in blast

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on a sentencing hearing for Pacific Gas & Electric Co. in a criminal case tied to a deadly blast in the San Francisco...

Former investment fund analyst arrested after skipping trial

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NEW YORK (AP) — A former analyst for a private investment fund has been arrested after he failed to show up for his insider trading trial. John...

Democratic state AGs move to defend consumer watchdog

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorneys general from 16 states and the District of Columbia are seeking to defend a U.S. consumer watchdog agency in court amid...

Analysis: Trump's trade plans to test his deal-making skills
Analysis: Trump's trade plans to test his deal-making skills

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he was protecting jobs as he officially pulled out from the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal...

US fights Microsoft's bid to tell users when feds take data
US fights Microsoft's bid to tell users when feds take data

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SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department asked a judge Monday to throw out a lawsuit from Microsoft and keep a law that prohibits technology...

Lawmakers admonish ethics official over tweets about Trump
Lawmakers admonish ethics official over tweets about Trump

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers from both parties on Monday admonished a federal ethics official who sent a series of tweets commenting on President Donald...

Senate panel narrowly backs Trump's choice for top diplomat
Senate panel narrowly backs Trump's choice for top diplomat

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Rex Tillerson's bid to be secretary of state narrowly won approval Monday from the Republican-led Foreign Relations Committee, a move...

If Trump ends America's world leadership, who will step up?
If Trump ends America's world leadership, who will step up?

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's pursuit of an "America first" foreign policy is raising questions about who, if anyone, will fill the void...

Lawsuit: Trump business ties violate Constitution
Lawsuit: Trump business ties violate Constitution

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NEW YORK (AP) — To fight what it called a "grave threat" to the country, a watchdog group on Monday filed a lawsuit alleging that President Donald...

'Net neutrality' foe Ajit Pai is new FCC head
'Net neutrality' foe Ajit Pai is new FCC head

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NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump has picked a fierce critic of the Obama-era "net neutrality" rules to be chief regulator of the nation's...

NJ Transit resumes rail service suspended after wire problem

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Transit and Amtrak have resumed train service in New Jersey. Amtrak had suspended service for Northeast Regional and...

Yahoo's 4Q shows modest strides amid security breach fallout
Yahoo's 4Q shows modest strides amid security breach fallout

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo's financial performance improved slightly during the fourth quarter while the company dealt with the fallout from massive...

North Dakota weighs lifting Sunday morning shopping ban

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BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota residents can order alcohol at a restaurant or bar late Sunday morning but must wait until afternoon to go shopping...

Federal judge swats Aetna-Humana insurer combo
Federal judge swats Aetna-Humana insurer combo

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A federal judge has rejected health insurer Aetna's bid to buy rival Humana on grounds that the deal would hurt competition in hundreds of Medicare...

Box office top 20: Shyamalan's 'Split' trounces 'xXx'
Box office top 20: Shyamalan's 'Split' trounces 'xXx'

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NEW YORK (AP) — M. Night Shyamalan's psychological thriller "Split" blew away box-office expectations, earning $40 million in ticket sales over...

Trump can do plenty on his own to unravel Obama health law
Trump can do plenty on his own to unravel Obama health law

By: 0 3 hr ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump can do plenty on his own to unravel the Obama health care law, but some of those actions would create...

Philadelphia bans employers from asking salary history

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia is banning employers from asking potential hires to provide their salary history, a move supporters say is a step...

Judge rules Snapchat immune from distracted driver claim

By: 0 4 hr ago

GRIFFIN, Ga. (AP) — A judge has dismissed claims against Snapchat that blamed the social media company's "speed filter" for a highway crash. The judge...

Markets Right Now: Energy stocks lead US indexes lower

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NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 4:00 p.m. Stocks are ending slightly lower on Wall Street as...

Thousands of bird deaths draw focus on brimming toxic pit
Thousands of bird deaths draw focus on brimming toxic pit

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BUTTE, Mont. (AP) — It was an unusual and unfortunate confluence of events: A larger-than-normal number of geese was making a later-than-normal...

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