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Walgreens exec is champion of diverse workplaces

Wed, Jul 27, 2016 - 11:04 PM 0

Workplace diversity isn't just about broadening the labor force in terms of race, gender or ethnicity; it's about recognizing that an employee's experiences...

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Public invited to help improve North Nevada Avenue in Colorado Springs

Wed, Jul 27, 2016 - 11:27 AM 0

North Nevada Avenue's problems aren't new. An aging city power plant, shabby motels, an assortment of industrial uses and unappealing public...

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Chipotle branching out, plans to open burger restaurant
Chipotle branching out, plans to open burger restaurant

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NEW YORK — Chipotle, still struggling to win back customers after a series of food scares, plans to open its first burger restaurant this year.

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Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Tanan Miles
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Tanan Miles

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Ent Credit Union has announced the promotion of Tanan Miles to vice president of electronic banking.

Miles has more than 22 years of...

Colorado Springs Airport credit rating remains stable

By: - 0 Thu, Jul 28, 2016

Moody's Investors Service will be maintaining the rating on the Colorado Springs Airport revenue bonds (Baa1), with the airport's outlook remaining...

Fort Carson job fair will feature 60+ employers
Fort Carson job fair will feature 60+ employers

By: Rachel Riley - 0 5 hr ago

Fort Carson will host a job fair Friday, giving former and current military and their family members the chance to network with dozens of employers...

Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Karla Grazier
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Karla Grazier

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Karla Grazier, president and CEO of Discover Goodwill, has been elected vice chair of the Board of Directors of Goodwill Industries International...

Boeing's cash haul eclipses first quarterly loss since 2009
Boeing's cash haul eclipses first quarterly loss since 2009

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Boeing pocketed a cash bounty from rising jetliner deliveries, comforting investors even as the planemaker reported its first quarterly loss in...

SABMiller said to order halt to AB InBev integration work

By: - 0 Wed, Jul 27, 2016

SABMiller has suspended work on integrating the brewer's operations with that of suitor Anheuser-Busch InBev, according to a person familiar with the...

Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Gene Lunman
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Gene Lunman

By: - 0 Tue, Jul 26, 2016

Insurance Technologies LLC has announced the appointment of Gene Lunman to its board of directors.

Previously, Lunman was executive vice...

Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Matthew B. Drexler
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Matthew B. Drexler

By: - 0 Tue, Jul 26, 2016

The American Institute of Family Law Attorneys has recognized the exceptional performance of Colorado Springs attorney Matthew B. Drexler as "Two...

Liquidator’s deadline for Mile High stadium naming rights passes without a lead bidder
Liquidator’s deadline for Mile High stadium naming rights passes without a lead bidder

By: - 0 Tue, Jul 26, 2016

National liquidator expects a lead bidder by the end of the week

The Monday deadline for bids on the Mile High stadium naming rights set by Sports...

LongHorn Steakhouse plans to ride into Colorado Springs with northeast side location
LongHorn Steakhouse plans to ride into Colorado Springs with northeast side location

By: Rich Laden - 0 Tue, Jul 26, 2016

One of the nation's largest restaurant companies is bringing a new name to Colorado Springs' fast-growing northeast side.

Darden Restaurants...

Nintendo slumps by most since 1990 on dashed Pokemon Go hopes
Nintendo slumps by most since 1990 on dashed Pokemon Go hopes

By: - 0 Mon, Jul 25, 2016

Nintendo Co. shares plunged by the most since 1990 after the company said late Friday that the financial impact from the worldwide hit Pokemon Go...

Rent relief to prolong Fed's lengthy wait to hit inflation goal
Rent relief to prolong Fed's lengthy wait to hit inflation goal

By: - 0 Mon, Jul 25, 2016

Welcome news for America's renters could be unhelpful for the Federal Reserve.

A 42-year high in the number of apartment buildings under...

Selecting the right asset allocation, Part 2
Selecting the right asset allocation, Part 2

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Your asset allocation is the basic structure of your investment portfolio, defining the target percentage you want to hold in different categories of...

When state and local laws conflict
When state and local laws conflict

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So what happens when a Colorado municipality passes a law (usually called an ordinance) in possible conflict with a law created by the state...

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FAA safety inspectors unable to make surprise inspections

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A government watchdog says U.S. safety inspectors are generally unable to conduct unannounced inspections of foreign repair...

Railroads might have to let rivals serve their customers
Railroads might have to let rivals serve their customers

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Freight railroads could be forced to allow competing railroads to serve some customers along their tracks if federal regulators...

US to speed oil, gas permits amid sharp drop in applications
US to speed oil, gas permits amid sharp drop in applications

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. officials announced plans Thursday to speed up permitting for oil and gas drilling on federal and Indian lands to reduce...

CBS beats Street 2Q forecasts
CBS beats Street 2Q forecasts

0 15 min ago

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS Corp. (CBS) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $423 million.

The New York-based company said it had net...

Expedia tops 2Q profit forecasts
Expedia tops 2Q profit forecasts

0 17 min ago

BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) — Expedia Inc. (EXPE) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $31.6 million.

On a per-share basis, the Bellevue,...

Wynn beats Street 2Q forecasts

0 21 min ago

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $70.4 million.

On a per-share basis, the Las...

Forrest Mars Jr., who shaped global candy empire, dies at 84

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SEATTLE (AP) — Forrest E. Mars Jr., who helped shape Mars Inc. into a multi-billion dollar confectionary empire with beloved brands such as M&M's and...

Alphabet's 2Q earns soar despite rising 'moonshot' losses
Alphabet's 2Q earns soar despite rising 'moonshot' losses

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Business is booming at Google's parent company, Alphabet Inc., even as it loses billions of dollars on kooky-sounding projects...

Rifle maker wants documents sealed in school shooting suit

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BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut judge has asked lawyers for Remington Arms and families of some Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre victims...

Alphabet tops Street 2Q forecasts
Alphabet tops Street 2Q forecasts

0 33 min ago

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $4.88 billion.

The Mountain View,...

Atlantic City to receive state loan to stave off default

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City is about to get a long-awaited state loan to help it stave off default and possibly bankruptcy.

The...

Ford and Whole Foods skid, Alere and Facebook jump

0 44 min ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Thursday:

Alere Inc., $5.09 to $36.56

The diagnostic test maker said...

Standing Rock Sioux sues Corps over oil pipeline permits

0 51 min ago

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is suing federal regulators for approving part of a $3.8 billion oil pipeline between North...

Clarification: Earns-Dolby Laboratories story

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In a story July 27 about Dolby Laboratories Inc.'s earnings, The Associated Press reported that Dolby is a maker of audio...

The Latest: Troubled Nevada sports book operator fined again
The Latest: Troubled Nevada sports book operator fined again

0 54 min ago

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on a Nevada sports book operator accused of underpaying winning bets (all times local):

1:20 p.m.

Nevada...

Stocks post slight gains as investors work through earnings
Stocks post slight gains as investors work through earnings

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks had another day of meager gains on Thursday as investors worked through a new batch of mixed company earnings, including...

Ford surprises with lower 2Q profit on trouble in US, China
Ford surprises with lower 2Q profit on trouble in US, China

0 58 min ago

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford Motor Co.'s shares tumbled Thursday after it reported weaker-than-expected second-quarter earnings and warned that things...

Amazon tops Street 2Q forecasts
Amazon tops Street 2Q forecasts

0 1 hr ago

SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $857 million.

The Seattle-based company said it had profit...

Markets Right Now: US stocks end mostly higher

0 1 hr ago

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):

4:00 p.m.

Stocks are closing mostly higher as...

Allegiant pilots OK contract after long fight with airline

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Allegiant Air pilots ratified a new contract after a fight during which the union accused the low-fare carrier of taking safety...

Big cats returned to California sanctuary threatened by fire
Big cats returned to California sanctuary threatened by fire

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — About a dozen lions, tigers, cougars and other big cats came home to a sanctuary north of Los Angeles days after they were...

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