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Nonprofit group aims to develop new Colorado Springs apartment project as workforce housing

Thu, Mar 30, 2017 - 6:00 AM 0

A local nonprofit developer of affordable housing has proposed a 48-unit apartment building for lower-income workers in Colorado Springs, some of whom are...

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Colorado Springs bank merging with Missouri institution in bid to grow

Wed, Mar 29, 2017 - 12:41 PM 0

Stockmens Bank of Colorado Springs has agreed to merge with a Missouri-based bank holding company in a deal that will create a $330 million institution with...

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Colorado Springs Space Foundation tabs retired Navy rear admiral as new CEO
Colorado Springs Space Foundation tabs retired Navy rear admiral as new CEO

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After a monthslong search, the Colorado Springs-based Space Foundation announced Thursday that Thomas E. Zelibor, a retired Navy rear admiral, will be...

Volkswagen says it has EPA approval to sell repaired diesels
Volkswagen says it has EPA approval to sell repaired diesels

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Volkswagen will soon do what has been impossible since its emissions crisis began: sell diesel-powered cars in the U.S. The company received approval...

White House calls for changing, but not scrapping, NAFTA in draft letter
White House calls for changing, but not scrapping, NAFTA in draft letter

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The Trump administration will seek many modest, but numerous, changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement, according to a draft of a letter sent...

Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: RTA Architects
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: RTA Architects

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RTA Architects announced that Patti Sharp, AIA, LEED GA, recently passed the Architect Registration Examination (ARE) and has earned the title of...

What Wells Fargo dodged by agreeing to pay $110 million to settle fake accounts case
What Wells Fargo dodged by agreeing to pay $110 million to settle fake accounts case

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When Wells Fargo recently agreed to pay $110 million to settle a class-action lawsuit related to the creation of millions of sham accounts, the bank's...

Anthem likely to retreat from Obamacare for 2018, analysts say
Anthem likely to retreat from Obamacare for 2018, analysts say

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Anthem is likely to pull back from Obamacare's individual insurance markets in a big way for next year, according to a report from analysts who said...

Colorado Springs continues to rank as one of the nation's hottest housing markets
Colorado Springs continues to rank as one of the nation's hottest housing markets

By: Rich Laden - 0 4 hr ago

Colorado Springs' housing market continues to be one of the nation's strongest, according to a new report by Realtor.com. Of the country's top 20...

McDonald's latest move to regain customers: fresh beef for some burgers
McDonald's latest move to regain customers: fresh beef for some burgers

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McDonald's announced a major change to the Quarter Pounder on Thursday: By next year, it will contain fresh - rather than frozen - beef patties. The...

Westinghouse files for bankruptcy, in a blow to nuclear power industry
Westinghouse files for bankruptcy, in a blow to nuclear power industry

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WASHINGTON - Westinghouse, one of the most storied names in the nuclear energy business, filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday, dealing a blow to the...

Trump promised to bring back coal jobs. That promise 'will not be kept,' experts say
Trump promised to bring back coal jobs. That promise 'will not be kept,' experts say

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WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump lifted a moratorium on federal coal leases Tuesday, paving the way for excavation of a fossil fuel on public land...

Free shredding event Saturday

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With tax season heading into the home stretch, H&R Block will host a free document shredding event this Saturday 1-4 p.m. at their office at 3988...

Movers & Shakers: Jodi Bohenna
Movers & Shakers: Jodi Bohenna

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Realtor Jodi Bohenna has received the Keller Williams Triple Gold award. Bohenna, who sold 41 units in 2016, recently received the prestigious Triple...

Economy, geography drive El Paso County's robust growth, officials say
Economy, geography drive El Paso County's robust growth, officials say

By: Maria St. Louis-Sanchez - 0 Yesterday

New census data sheds light on the population growth El Paso County has experienced in recent years, which local officials hailed as a testament to the...

Urban Tour to showcase living in downtown Colorado Springs
Urban Tour to showcase living in downtown Colorado Springs

By: Rich Laden - 0 Tue, Mar 28, 2017

Colorado Springs' annual Parade of Homes showcases homebuilding, furnishings and decorating. But next month's first-of-its-kind Urban Living Tour will...

Last call at Southside Johnny's bittersweet for regulars of Colorado Springs bar
Last call at Southside Johnny's bittersweet for regulars of Colorado Springs bar

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Tue, Mar 28, 2017

Last call came much to early for regulars of an iconic bar and restaurant in south downtown Colorado Springs. Southside Johnny's, which opened at 528...

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SpaceX launches its first recycled rocket in historic leap
SpaceX launches its first recycled rocket in historic leap

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX successfully launched its first recycled rocket Thursday, the biggest leap yet in its bid to drive down costs and...

North Carolina rolls back 'bathroom bill' despite criticism
North Carolina rolls back 'bathroom bill' despite criticism

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina rolled back its "bathroom bill" Thursday in a bid to end the yearlong backlash over transgender rights that has...

Illinois moves to implement internet privacy safeguards

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Democratic lawmakers in Illinois are considering implementing their own internet safeguards at the state level after...

The Latest: NCAA plans to review 'bathroom bill' deal
The Latest: NCAA plans to review 'bathroom bill' deal

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a compromise proposal to overturn North Carolina's "bathroom law" (all times local): 6:45 p.m. The NCAA plans to...

Texas judge orders Exxon Mobil case transferred to New York

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BOSTON (AP) — A federal judge in Texas has ordered a case involving Exxon Mobil and the attorneys general of Massachusetts and New York be transferred...

Some Gordmans department stores bought by rival chain

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Another department store operator has won the chance to buy about half of Gordmans' more than 100 stores out of bankruptcy. Stage...

New law to end hidden bartending for some Utah restaurants
New law to end hidden bartending for some Utah restaurants

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Some Utah restaurants are counting down the days until a new liquor law takes effect this summer, allowing them to take down...

Tuskegee trying to become Air Force trainer manufacture site
Tuskegee trying to become Air Force trainer manufacture site

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TUSKEGEE, Ala. (AP) — The home of the Tuskegee Airmen, who shattered aviation and racial barriers in World War II, is competing to become the...

Lawyer: Giuliani, ex-attorney general work for Turkish man
Lawyer: Giuliani, ex-attorney general work for Turkish man

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NEW YORK (AP) — Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and an ex-U.S. attorney general were hired by a Turkish businessman charged with helping Iran evade U.S....

Shutdown? GOP says no as it tries to save Trump priorities
Shutdown? GOP says no as it tries to save Trump priorities

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The last thing President Donald Trump needs on his 100th day in office is a government shutdown. So with four weeks to go, Trump and...

So long, dandelion: Crayola retiring crayon color

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EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Dandelion has gone to seed. Crayola is removing the color from all of its crayon boxes to make way for a new color that it plans to...

California court rejects city's review of coastal property
California court rejects city's review of coastal property

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — California's Supreme Court ruled Thursday that an upscale coastal city failed to adequately consider the environmental...

US stocks close higher; Nasdaq climbs to an all-time high
US stocks close higher; Nasdaq climbs to an all-time high

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Banks and other financial companies led U.S. stocks modestly higher Thursday, nudging the Nasdaq composite index to an all-time high. Rising bond...

Nyet! Bill to ban Russian vodka in liquor stores is defeated

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — You can still buy Russian vodka at New Hampshire liquor stores. Legislators have defeated a bill that suggested suspending or...

Something completely different at McDonald's: Fresh beef
Something completely different at McDonald's: Fresh beef

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NEW YORK (AP) — Coming soon to McDonald's: Fresh beef. The fast food giant said Thursday that it will swap frozen beef patties for fresh ones in its...

'The Codfather' pleads guilty to evading fishing quotas

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BOSTON (AP) — A U.S. fishing magnate known as "The Codfather" pleaded guilty Thursday to federal charges of evading fishing quotas and smuggling money...

VW to pay over $157M to settle emissions claims by 10 states

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DETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen is paying more than $157 million to 10 states to settle environmental lawsuits over the company's diesel emissions-cheating...

Markets Right Now: Banks lead US stock indexes higher

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The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 4:00 p.m. Banks led U.S. stocks indexes modestly higher on Wall Street. Bank of...

Online tax effort revived at last minute in Arkansas
Online tax effort revived at last minute in Arkansas

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A House committee revived a proposal Thursday forcing online retailers to collect Arkansas sales taxes, just two days after a...

Long-term mortgage rates fall

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Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week for a second straight week, slipping further from their highest levels of the year reached two weeks ago.

Twitter eases 140-character limit in replies
Twitter eases 140-character limit in replies

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NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter has found more creative ways to ease its 140-character limit without officially raising it. Now, the company says that when...

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Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Jennifer Montoya
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Out West Awnings Co. is expanding, inviting construction partnerships

Mon, Mar 13, 2017 - 8:26 AM 0

Out West Awning Co. has been a staple of the Pikes Peak Region since 1903. The company provides commercial and residential awning services to...

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