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Storefronts filling up in downtown Colorado Springs, creating 'eclectic' feel

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Downtown Colorado Springs' commercial real estate market always has its ups and downs, typically rising and falling with the economy. But these days,...

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Lockheed Martin CEO tells Trump the cost of F-35 will be ‘significantly’ lower

Sat, Jan 14, 2017 - 4:06 PM 0

Emerging from a meeting with President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in New York on Friday, Lockheed Martin chief executive Marillyn Hewson told...

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Venture capital investments fall sharply in Colorado Springs after year of unusual highs
Venture capital investments fall sharply in Colorado Springs after year of unusual highs

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Venture capital investments in startups in Colorado Springs, the rest of the state and nationwide all fell sharply in 2016, according to a quarterly...

The head of the FTC announces she is stepping down
The head of the FTC announces she is stepping down

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WASHINGTON - Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Edith Ramirez said Friday in an interview that she will soon step down as head of the country's most...

Movers & Shakers: Hillary Reed
Movers & Shakers: Hillary Reed

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Hillary Reed has been appointed acting executive director of Leadership Pikes Peak. Reed has been with LPP for 2½ years serving as the signature...

Colorado Springs series to focus workplaces for adults — from millennials to baby boomers
Colorado Springs series to focus workplaces for adults — from millennials to baby boomers

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

A workshop series that begins this month in Colorado Springs will shed light on how business leaders can make their workplaces friendly to employees...

Over Easy, Salsa Brava adding locations in Colorado Springs
Over Easy, Salsa Brava adding locations in Colorado Springs

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Randall Price, owner of the Rocky Mountain Restaurant Group, continues to increase his restaurant footprint in Colorado Springs. A third Over Easy A...

Boeing scores a $22 billion win in market dominated by Airbus
Boeing scores a $22 billion win in market dominated by Airbus

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Boeing won a $22 billion deal from an Indian budget carrier, pulling off a feat in a single-aisle market ruled by its European rival Airbus. SpiceJet...

Despite gloom at big chains, retail industry has a solid holiday season

By: - 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

In recent weeks, gloomy news has abounded about how the retail industry held up during the crucial holiday season: Macy's saw its sales sink 2.7...

U.S. indicts three Takata executives in faulty air bag scandal

By: - 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Federal prosecutors brought criminal charges against three Takata executives and fined the Japanese auto-parts maker $1 billion on Friday for...

Incorporations

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Dec. 21-28 1 C Barn - Alyce Thayer Mcelhoes, 16605 Dancing Wolf Way. 1610 Northview Drive LLC - Kevin R. Hancock, 2029 Collier Ave. 2 Marketing Guys...

Profits at big banks surged last year as 'Trump rally' boosts bottom line

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NEW YORK - Profits at JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America surged last year, the banks said Friday as the industry receives a boost from a stock market...

A first for Uber in the US — and it's happening in Colorado Springs
A first for Uber in the US — and it's happening in Colorado Springs

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Ride-sharing giant Uber is trying a "new" technology for the first time nationwide in Colorado Springs - cash. Drivers will start accepting cash Jan....

Contract impasse unplugs KRDO-TV in Colorado Springs from DirecTV
Contract impasse unplugs KRDO-TV in Colorado Springs from DirecTV

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Colorado Springs customers of DirecTV won't be able to watch "Good Morning America," "Jimmy Kimmel Live" and other ABC shows after the satellite...

Colorado Public Radio buying two Colorado Springs stations
Colorado Public Radio buying two Colorado Springs stations

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Thu, Jan 12, 2017

Colorado Public Radio is buying an AM-FM station combination to expand into Colorado Springs with plans to hire a local reporter as part of its...

Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Jon Cory
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Jon Cory

By: - 0 Thu, Jan 12, 2017

Jon Cory has joined OfficeScapes as operations manager. Cory is a U.S. Air Force Academy graduate and brings logistics and LEAN Principles of...

Colorado Springs gold producer adds to Nevada claims

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Thu, Jan 12, 2017

Colorado Springs-based Gold Resource Corp. has acquired 153 mining claims adjacent to its Isabella Pearl mining property in Nevada from Nevada Select...

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Auto show concepts: Would you build them or forget them?
Auto show concepts: Would you build them or forget them?

By: 0 Sat, Jan 14, 2017

DETROIT (AP) — Car companies don't just show current models at auto shows. They also unveil prototypes that could be built in the future. These...

Drone schools look to woo younger pilots for commercial jobs
Drone schools look to woo younger pilots for commercial jobs

By: 0 Sat, Jan 14, 2017

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Leaders in the unmanned aircraft industry are trying to persuade young people who think drones are cool to consider flying...

Military's shift away from oil clashes with Trump's promises
Military's shift away from oil clashes with Trump's promises

By: 0 Sat, Jan 14, 2017

TWENTYNINE PALMS, Calif. (AP) — At a sprawling desert base, a Marine recharged his radio's batteries simply by walking, while nearby fellow troops...

Johnny Depp sues ex-managers alleging millions in losses
Johnny Depp sues ex-managers alleging millions in losses

By: 0 Sat, Jan 14, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Johnny Depp sued his former business managers on Friday alleging they mismanaged his earnings throughout a lucrative period of his...

Family money: 2 sisters lead Vermont appropriations panels
Family money: 2 sisters lead Vermont appropriations panels

By: 0 Sat, Jan 14, 2017

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Anyone looking for money from the Vermont Legislature will have to go through a formidable pair of sisters first. Rep....

Prized Maine scallops surge to record price early in year

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine's fishing regulators say the state's scallops have surged to a record high price at the docks this winter. Fishermen...

Trump's CEO meetings raise ethics questions
Trump's CEO meetings raise ethics questions

By: 0 Sat, Jan 14, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's meetings with CEOs seeking federal approval for major mergers are raising red flags for ethics lawyers...

Early win on budget pressures GOP to deliver on health care
Early win on budget pressures GOP to deliver on health care

By: 0 Sat, Jan 14, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans have won a gateway victory in Congress in their seven-year trek toward scuttling President Barack Obama's health care...

Don's Johns a name not quite right for this Inauguration Day
Don's Johns a name not quite right for this Inauguration Day

By: 0 Sat, Jan 14, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — It's the great port-a-potty cover-up for President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration. Workers preparing for the inauguration Jan. 20...

IRS letters warn millions about health insurance penalty
IRS letters warn millions about health insurance penalty

By: 0 Sat, Jan 14, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — If you haven't signed up for health insurance, you may soon be getting a not-too-subtle nudge from the taxman. The IRS is sending...

Moody's to pay $864M to settle claims it inflated ratings

By: 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — Moody's Corp. has agreed to pay nearly $864 million to settle federal and state claims it gave inflated ratings to risky mortgage...

2 years after the hack, Sony CEO Lynton exits for Snap Inc.
2 years after the hack, Sony CEO Lynton exits for Snap Inc.

By: 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two years after guiding the company through an unprecedented email hack, Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton is leaving the...

House Republican summons ethics chief over Trump criticism
House Republican summons ethics chief over Trump criticism

By: 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans have shown no inclination to challenge President-elect Donald Trump on ethics matters. Instead, they are going...

Hy-Vee grocer recalls store-branded candy packages

By: 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Hy-Vee food store chain has recalled store branded candy distributed to 242 stores in eight states after learning an...

Oil pipeline safety rule scaled back after cost objections
Oil pipeline safety rule scaled back after cost objections

By: 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — President Barack Obama's administration scaled back new safety measures for the sprawling network of fuel pipelines that...

Trump raises millions to cover inauguration's steep costs
Trump raises millions to cover inauguration's steep costs

By: 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — The inauguration of a new president requires the recitation of a 35-word oath. That's it. Dress it up with some hoopla and glitz,...

Students of for-profit college to see $30M in loans forgiven

By: 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

BOSTON (AP) — Students of the now-shuttered American Career Institute will have more than $30 million in federal student loans forgiven under a deal...

Source: Obama DOJ won't push antitrust case against airlines

By: 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department, which started investigating alleged collusion between the nation's major airlines in mid-2015, will not bring...

Personalized IRS letters nudge uninsured to get coverage
Personalized IRS letters nudge uninsured to get coverage

By: 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — If you haven't signed up for health insurance, you may soon be getting a not-too-subtle nudge from the taxman. The IRS is sending...

Correction: Auto Show-Awards story

By: 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

DETROIT (AP) — In a story Jan. 9 about awards presented at the Detroit auto show, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of the Mazda...

What drivers should know about the Takata air bag recall

By: 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

DETROIT (AP) — Japanese auto supplier Takata Corp. agreed to plead guilty Friday to a single U.S. criminal charge and pay $1 billion in fines and...

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