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Vectrus subsidiary wins Navy contract

Mon, Sep 26, 2016 - 3:53 PM 0

A Vectrus Inc. subsidiary was among five winners of a Navy contract of up to $900 million to provide facility support services and small construction...

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Start it up: Week of entrepreneurial events kicks off in Colorado Springs

Mon, Sep 26, 2016 - 8:24 AM 0

If you're looking for an education on startup businesses, this year's Startup Week will be a great learning opportunity. The five-day event organized by...

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Colorado Springs Hispanic Business Council fills void left by former Hispanic chamber
Colorado Springs Hispanic Business Council fills void left by former Hispanic chamber

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 21 hr ago

Five years after the Colorado Springs Hispanic Chamber of Commerce disbanded, another group has formed to represent businesses owned by the largest...

Get a Job Monday: Front Range Staffing needs you
Get a Job Monday: Front Range Staffing needs you

By: Eric Singer - 0 21 hr ago

Excellent reading, writing and math skills, plus a knack for working in a fast-paced environment, could mean you are among the many this organization...

Short sighted? Urban planner blasts Pueblo West-style sprawl
Short sighted? Urban planner blasts Pueblo West-style sprawl

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"I'm absolutely blown away by Pueblo West," urban planning expert and architect Joe Minicozzi declared in an address before about 150 people at the...

Ted Rayburn: Startup Week gives Colorado Springs an edge
Ted Rayburn: Startup Week gives Colorado Springs an edge

By: Ted Rayburn - 0 23 hr ago

January may be the beginning of the calendar year, but I've always felt that fall is when most interesting things get started.

On the heels of...

Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Jamie Slaughter, Strasbaugh Financial
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Jamie Slaughter, Strasbaugh Financial

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Jamie Slaughter, a financial planning adviser at Strasbaugh Financial Advisory Inc. in Colorado Springs, has earned her certified financial planner...

It's Your Money: Tallying the financial impacts of addiction
It's Your Money: Tallying the financial impacts of addiction

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The understanding of addiction as a health care crisis is growing in society. For purposes of this article, we'll define addiction as a compulsion to...

Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Deb Lemke and Lori Kapu
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Deb Lemke and Lori Kapu

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Deb Lemke and Lori Kapu are new board members for the Southern Colorado Women's Chamber of Commerce.

Lemke is the area administrator for...

Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Jessica McCoy
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Jessica McCoy

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Mortgage Solutions Financial (MSF) has announced the hiring of Jessica McCoy as director of human resources.

She has more than 20 years of...

Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers

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Gov. John Hickenlooper has announced these Boards and Commissions appointments:

James John Ungvarsky, PsyD, MPA, LMFT, of Colorado Springs, to...

Questions remain on use of rain barrels
Questions remain on use of rain barrels

By: - 0 Sun, Sep 25, 2016

Setting aside an occasional flash flood, water is a scarce and valuable resource in Colorado, and there is a complex legal system in place in our...

What Social Security isn't telling you about your money

By: - 0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

Americans getting ready to claim their Social Security benefits may not be getting crucial information they need to make the best decisions for their...

Battered U.S. music industry is reviving, thanks to streaming
Battered U.S. music industry is reviving, thanks to streaming

By: - 0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

After almost two decades of relentless decline caused by piracy and falling prices, the music business is enjoying a fragile recovery thanks to the...

Briefcase
Briefcase

0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

- Summit Technical Solutions LLC (STS) has announced its 15th year as a leading federal technology and engineering services...

Don't miss window for changing your life insurance

By: - 0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

A lot of our financial life is dictated by deadlines.

For federal employees, there are a few coming up that shouldn't be ignored. One is a...

Couples are happier when they talk about money
Couples are happier when they talk about money

By: - 0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

Millennials may have one up on baby boomers.

According to TD Bank's Second Annual Love & Money Survey, couples of all ages are happier when...

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Password breach could have ripple effects well beyond Yahoo
Password breach could have ripple effects well beyond Yahoo

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LONDON (AP) — As investors and investigators weigh the damage of Yahoo's massive breach to the internet icon, information security experts worry that...

Spry 91-year-old Greenberg testifies at state trial

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NEW YORK (AP) — A spry 91-year-old former chief executive of insurance company AIG seems eager in testimony to defend himself against civil fraud...

US appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan case

0 27 min ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for a coalition of states and businesses reliant on fossil fuels made their case Tuesday to a federal appeals court that...

Unhappy Target customers send strong message on pill bottles
Unhappy Target customers send strong message on pill bottles

0 51 min ago

Longtime customers of Target's pharmacies are finding a change in pill bottle design hard to swallow.

After CVS began operating Target's...

US home prices climbed again in July
US home prices climbed again in July

0 51 min ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices rose again in July, pulled up by strong gains in Portland, Seattle and Denver.

The Standard & Poor's...

County OKs initial funding for $105M Astrodome redevelopment

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HOUSTON (AP) — Initial funding has been approved for a $105 million redevelopment of the Houston Astrodome that would include raising the two bottom...

'Deepwater Horizon' film stirs emotion in victims' families
'Deepwater Horizon' film stirs emotion in victims' families

0 1 hr ago

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Seeing Hollywood's take on the rig explosion that killed their loved ones is stirring mixed emotions for family members of...

New Jeep Compass SUV looks like shrunken Grand Cherokee
New Jeep Compass SUV looks like shrunken Grand Cherokee

0 2 hr ago

DETROIT (AP) — The fastest-growing part of the U.S. auto market is getting another new vehicle.

Fiat Chrysler's Jeep brand unveiled a...

Jeb Bush to teach, lecture on education at Harvard this fall
Jeb Bush to teach, lecture on education at Harvard this fall

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will be spending time at Harvard University this fall.

Harvard's Kennedy School announced...

DTE Energy spending $1.3B for natural gas assets in 2 states

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DETROIT (AP) — DTE Energy Co. plans to spend $1.3 billion for natural gas assets in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

The Detroit-based company...

Michigan inmates get job training in 'vocational village'
Michigan inmates get job training in 'vocational village'

0 2 hr ago

IONIA, Mich. (AP) — Few states have been more aggressive in releasing inmates and diverting offenders than Michigan, where a decade ago, 1 out of...

US consumer confidence jumps in September
US consumer confidence jumps in September

0 3 hr ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer confidence in September rose to the highest level in nine years, a hopeful sign that economic growth will accelerate...

European stocks falter amid Deutsche Bank, trade worries
European stocks falter amid Deutsche Bank, trade worries

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LONDON (AP) — European stocks faltered Tuesday as investors worried over Deutsche Bank's outlook, a big decline in oil prices and a sharp downgrade...

Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisis
Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisis

0 12 hr ago

ROCHESTER, Mass. (AP) — All is not well in cranberry country this harvesting season, the 200th anniversary of the world's first known commercial...

APNewsBreak: Firm hopes to be 1st with skill-based slots

0 13 hr ago

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A New York firm hopes to be the first in the world to install skill-based slot machines on casino floors in which the main...

Asian stocks mixed as traders follow US debate
Asian stocks mixed as traders follow US debate

0 14 hr ago

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed Tuesday as traders followed the U.S. presidential debate between candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald...

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Federal Reserve

0 15 hr ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — A claim from the presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts:

TRUMP: "The Fed, by keeping interest rates at this...

Lawmakers' report finds crowded Airbnb rentals in New York
Lawmakers' report finds crowded Airbnb rentals in New York

0 16 hr ago

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A report on New York City Airbnb rentals has found cases of air mattresses in kitchens, bunk beds in a dining area and listings...

California wildfire forces evacuation of 300 homes

0 16 hr ago

CLOVERDALE, Calif. (AP) — A fast-moving wildfire prompted the evacuations of 300 homes in the Santa Cruz Mountains, while fire crews continued to...

Chinese firm charged with plotting to evade NKorea sanctions

0 17 hr ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department on Monday unsealed criminal charges against a China-based company and four of its executives for conspiring...

North Dakota says no Indian artifacts found at pipeline site

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BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota state inspection of an oil pipeline site has found no sign of the Native American artifacts or human remains...

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Vigilant Tiger Security: Experts in the Business of Security

Fri, Sep 9, 2016 - 5:37 PM 0

At a time when financial resources are limited, yet the already critical role of security is increasing, there’s no denying the progressively...

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On the move: PBR’s Flint Rasmussen

Wed, Sep 7, 2016 - 8:41 AM 0

It’s harder to nail down Flint Rasmussen than you think. Whether it’s his comedic influences, his ever evolving act or just his physical...

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