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Grandview now accredited for elective surgeries, government-based health insurance

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Colorado Springs' newest hospital is expanding its services. UCHealth Grandview Hospital received its latest accreditation this week - allowing doctors...

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U.S. unemployment rate hits 9-year low

Fri, Dec 2, 2016 - 7:47 AM 0

WASHINGTON — U.S. employers added a solid 178,000 jobs in November, reflecting the steady economy President-elect Donald Trump will inherit. And the...

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Ted Rayburn: State's STEM suffers a baffling gender gap
Ted Rayburn: State's STEM suffers a baffling gender gap

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The road to changing attitudes about gender in the workforce is inexplicably long and bumpy. And nowhere is it more baffling than in STEM. A decade's...

Jim Flynn: You can weigh in on embattled Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Jim Flynn: You can weigh in on embattled Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is a child of the Great Recession, having been created as part of the massive 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall...

Jane Young: Understanding stock market indexes
Jane Young: Understanding stock market indexes

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A stock market index provides a benchmark by which you can measure the performance of the stock portion of your portfolio. An index statistically...

UCCS entrepreneur lab allows students to wade into shark tank
UCCS entrepreneur lab allows students to wade into shark tank

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The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs has opened a laboratory where its student entrepreneurs can wade into the shark tank. Instead of...

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- Google and SocialSEO are hosting the Colorado Digital Marketing Summit from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday at The Antlers hotel in downtown Colorado Springs....

Many boom-time startups fizzle out as venture capital declines

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Declines in the venture capital market are hitting startups of all sizes, but the ones left particularly vulnerable are the thousands of young...

Memo to corporate America: Pay more. Treat people better.

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Pay, benefits and how well companies respect their employees are the biggest concerns for most American workers, according to a list of companies...

Don't let your parents guilt-trip you into bailing them out

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They took care of you. Now it's your turn. But what if your parents are bad money managers? What if their spending habits are likely to bring you...

Colorado Springs area business events starting Dec. 4, 2016

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MONDAY Rotary Club of East Colorado Springs - 12:15-1:30 p.m., Valley Hi Golf Course Clubhouse, 610 S. Chelton Road, free; eastcolorado...

Want fries with that kale? Fast-food chains court granola crowd
Want fries with that kale? Fast-food chains court granola crowd

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On her lunch break in Chicago's Loop, Erica Kelley often strolls by McDonald's, which beckons with some newer items straight out of a hipster café:...

For now, Trump bears signs of a dealmaker, not a policymaker
For now, Trump bears signs of a dealmaker, not a policymaker

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WASHINGTON — He phones. He kibitzes. He cajoles. He threatens. He rewards. It's a freewheeling style that President-elect Donald Trump used to stop...

This motorcycle of the future will also power your home
This motorcycle of the future will also power your home

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There is no thrum of a Ducati or familiar rumble that made Harley Davidson famous. Only a whine from the electric motor that increases linearly as you...

Colorado Springs sets another home sales record in 2016
Colorado Springs sets another home sales record in 2016

By: Rich Laden - 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

With one month left in 2016, Colorado Springs-area home sales already have set a second consecutive annual record, according to a new Pikes Peak...

J&J ordered to pay record $1 billion for faulty hip implants
J&J ordered to pay record $1 billion for faulty hip implants

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A Texas jury ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay more than $1 billion to patients who claimed the company hid flaws in its Pinnacle artificial hips...

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Movers & Shakers

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Harper Johnson will become the chief information officer and associate vice chancellor for information technology at the University of Colorado...

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Emergency officials: We won't let pipeline protesters freeze
Emergency officials: We won't let pipeline protesters freeze

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FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The head of North Dakota's emergency management services says the state is prepared to respond to Dakota Access pipeline protesters...

For now, Trump bears signs of a dealmaker, not a policymaker
For now, Trump bears signs of a dealmaker, not a policymaker

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WASHINGTON (AP) — He phones. He kibitzes. He cajoles. He threatens. He rewards. It's a freewheeling style that President-elect Donald Trump used to...

The Latest: North Dakota governor, tribal chairman to meet
The Latest: North Dakota governor, tribal chairman to meet

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FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access pipeline (all times local): 2:20 p.m. North Dakota's governor and the Standing Rock Sioux tribal...

Correction: Oil Pipeline-Protest-Lynch story

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BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — In a story Dec. 2 about Attorney General Loretta Lynch's video statement on the Dakota Access pipeline protests, The Associated...

Panel urges better cybersecurity to President-elect Trump
Panel urges better cybersecurity to President-elect Trump

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A presidential commission on Friday made 16 urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, including creating a...

US approves flights by Norwegian Air Shuttle subsidiary

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Discount airline Norwegian Air Shuttle has won permission from federal authorities for its disputed plan to expand flights to the...

EPA to require mines to offer cleanup assurances

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency on Friday said it plans to require mining companies to show they have the financial...

66-year-old man was driver in Iowa Wal-Mart store crash
66-year-old man was driver in Iowa Wal-Mart store crash

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PELLA, Iowa (AP) — A 66-year-old southern Iowa man was identified as the driver of a pickup truck that crashed into a southeast Iowa Wal-Mart, killing...

Casino opening marks start of NY's bet on upstate gambling
Casino opening marks start of NY's bet on upstate gambling

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NICHOLS, N.Y. (AP) — The first of four planned casinos opened with a flurry of balloons, confetti and uncertain visions of economic resurgence on...

Panel urges better cybersecurity to President-elect Trump
Panel urges better cybersecurity to President-elect Trump

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A presidential commission on Friday made 16 urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, including creating a...

Ex-Defense Department employee sentenced to 6 years

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — A retired Department of Defense contracting supervisor was sentenced Friday to six years in prison for accepting bribes from a...

United to pay $2.4M to settle with SEC over NJ to SC flight
United to pay $2.4M to settle with SEC over NJ to SC flight

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WASHINGTON (AP) — United Airlines is paying $2.4 million to settle civil charges stemming from allegations the airline reinstated a direct flight from...

Obama blocks proposed takeover of Germany's Aixtron

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Citing a national security risk, President Barack Obama on Friday blocked a Chinese investor's proposed takeover of Aixtron SE, a...

Political donor pleads guilty to investment fraud scheme

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ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A political donor and cable news commentator pleaded guilty Friday to federal criminal charges in what prosecutors described as...

Municipal-bond week in review: Yields climb again

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NEW YORK (AP) — Municipal bond yields hit fresh highs again this week, continuing their strong climb since the U.S. presidential election. According...

Court settlement filed over West Virginia mine pollution

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Environmentalists and the Pocahontas Land Corp. have agreed to settle a lawsuit over coal mine drainage into streams in...

FCC: AT&T, Verizon shouldn't exempt own apps from data caps
FCC: AT&T, Verizon shouldn't exempt own apps from data caps

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. regulators are calling out AT&T and Verizon for exempting their own video apps from data caps on customers' cellphones. This may...

Memo: Trump backs pipeline based on policy, not investments
Memo: Trump backs pipeline based on policy, not investments

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump supports completion of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline in the Midwest, based on policy and not...

Rally ebbs as investors seek safety after weak wage data
Rally ebbs as investors seek safety after weak wage data

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NEW YORK (AP) — Investors made a small move back to safer assets Friday afternoon after the government's November jobs report showed continued hiring,...

California treasurer asks Trump for guidance on pot, banking

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — California Treasurer John Chiang on Friday appealed to President-elect Donald Trump for guidance on how the state's projected $7...

Job deals like Carrier's often fall short of political hype
Job deals like Carrier's often fall short of political hype

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — When President-elect Donald Trump announced a deal to save hundreds of jobs at a Carrier plant in Indiana, it came with a...

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Colorado Springs Guns & Ammo presents its new Falcon Location

Thu, Nov 3, 2016 - 7:06 AM 0

Colorado Springs Guns & Ammo is excited to announce the opening of its brand new location in Falcon. The locally owned and operated guns and...

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Ray Holt grew up in Colorado Springs spending a lot of time at the Knob Hill Auction Barn with his family. “We took vegetables down to the...

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