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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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Target explains how it will spiff up its struggling grocery business
Target explains how it will spiff up its struggling grocery business

By: - 0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS - When you head to a Target store to buy groceries these days, here's what the chain hopes you'll see: More organic and gluten-free...

A decade from retirement? Behind in planning? Five things you can do now to get ready
A decade from retirement? Behind in planning? Five things you can do now to get ready

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You are five to 10 years away from retirement and worry that you are behind in planning. You probably are.

You are certainly not alone. A third...

Colorado Springs area business events starting Sept. 25, 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...

Colorado Springs Event Center operators eye expansion of their east-side exhibition space
Colorado Springs Event Center operators eye expansion of their east-side exhibition space

By: Rich Laden - 0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

Operators of the 5-year-old Colorado Springs Event Center on the city's east side, home to gun shows, pet expos, food and beverage festivals and...

OPEC deal still elusive even after Saudis offer oil cuts to Iran

By: - 0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

OPEC members aren't likely to reach a supply deal in Algiers next week, but an agreement to boost prices could be drawing closer after Saudi Arabia...

Wells Fargo urged by pension fund to alter board, recoup pay
Wells Fargo urged by pension fund to alter board, recoup pay

By: - 0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

Add union-affiliated pensions to the list of groups urging change at the top of Wells Fargo & Co.

CtW Investment Group, which speaks for a...

What you should do if you have a Yahoo account
What you should do if you have a Yahoo account

By: - 0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

As you may have heard, Yahoo confirmed Thursday that at least 500 million user accounts had been affected by a massive breach. Here are some answers...

Twitter surges on report it's said to be closer to sale
Twitter surges on report it's said to be closer to sale

By: - 0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

Twitter shares soared the most in more than two years Friday after CNBC said the company may soon receive a takeover offer.

The beleaguered...

Incorporations

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Incorporations

(Aug. 31-Sept. 7)

100 Elmwood Circle LLC - Jeremy J. Shirley, 3809 N. Hancock Ave.

312 Alabama LLC - T17 LLC, 102 N....

Thirsty? New brewery, distillery and coffee houses open in Colorado Springs
Thirsty? New brewery, distillery and coffee houses open in Colorado Springs

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

Getting a buzz is getting easier. Here's a look at some coffee shops, breweries and distillers that have recently opened:

- KaPow Comics &...

Yahoo says hackers stole info from 500 million user accounts
Yahoo says hackers stole info from 500 million user accounts

By: - 0 Thu, Sep 22, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO — Information from at least 500 million Yahoo accounts was stolen from the company in 2014 and the company believes that a...

Marriott won the Starwood battle, now it's on to the Expedia war

By: - 0 Thu, Sep 22, 2016

The bidding war for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. made global headlines as Marriott International fended off China's Anbang Insurance...

Yahoo confirms data breach affecting at least 500 million accounts

By: - 0 Thu, Sep 22, 2016

Yahoo on Thursday confirmed that at least 500 million user accounts had their information compromised in a massive hack that it believes was...

You're paying less at the gas pump - and the economy is paying for it

By: - 0 Thu, Sep 22, 2016

This is a good news, bad news story.

The good news: Oil prices are half of what they were about two years ago, giving Americans a holiday at...

For the first time in years, incomes are rising faster than home values

By: - 0 Thu, Sep 22, 2016

A trend that's helped force U.S. home ownership to a 50-year low may finally be running out of steam.

According to a new report from Zillow, a...

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The Latest: McCrory criticizes investors over LGBT statement

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on investors calling on North Carolina to repeal the law that limits LGBT protections against discrimination (all...

Sales of new homes tumbled 7.6 percent in August
Sales of new homes tumbled 7.6 percent in August

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of new homes retreated in August, one month after surging to the highest level in nearly nine years. Activity fell in all...

Drugmaker Pfizer decides not to break up business
Drugmaker Pfizer decides not to break up business

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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Drug giant Pfizer says it won't split into two publicly traded companies, despite pressure from investors frustrated by its...

How to stream the high-stakes presidential debates
How to stream the high-stakes presidential debates

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NEW YORK (AP) — Television viewership for Monday's presidential debate is expected to be high, but you don't need a television to watch.

There...

'Pokemon Go' fervor has cooled, but the game isn't dead yet
'Pokemon Go' fervor has cooled, but the game isn't dead yet

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NEW YORK (AP) — Does "Pokemon Go" have a second act?

The mobile phone app was an instant hit when it debuted in July. Crowds stampeded after a...

Plastics plant sued over chemical in NY drinking water

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Residents have filed a lawsuit against a plastics manufacturer in a New York village, claiming it knowingly polluted well water...

Ex-Verizon worker accused of selling customer phone records

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ATLANTA (AP) — A former Verizon Wireless technician is accused of using the company's computers to obtain customers' private call records — plus data...

Research finds talc doesn't cause cancer; juries disagree
Research finds talc doesn't cause cancer; juries disagree

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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Two lawsuits ended in jury verdicts worth $127 million. Two others were tossed out by a judge who said there wasn't reliable...

Business owner, 2 firms face visa fraud charges

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in New Jersey said Monday the part-owner of two information technology firms and an employee fraudulently...

Get Started: Internet security bill may aid small businesses

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CYBERSECURITY BILL

Small businesses would get more information from the government about internet security under a bill that has passed the...

Will boom in loans at retailers, manufacturers turn to bust?
Will boom in loans at retailers, manufacturers turn to bust?

0 16 hr ago

NEW YORK (AP) — They sell diamond rings in malls and used cars at dealerships, make wrench sets for mechanics and giant combines for...

Markets Right Now: US stocks open lower

0 16 hr ago

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

11:45 a.m.

U.S. stocks are slumping in midday...

Variety to host diversity conference, Pharrell to speak
Variety to host diversity conference, Pharrell to speak

0 16 hr ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Variety will host a conference of film executives and stars to discuss solutions to Hollywood's lagging record in...

Liz Weston: Your Money Secrets Are Killing You
Liz Weston: Your Money Secrets Are Killing You

0 16 hr ago

Writer Neal Gabler broke the don't-talk-about-money taboo this spring with an Atlantic article, "The Secret Shame of Middle-Class Americans." Now he...

Carnival 3Q profit jumps 17 percent on passenger bookings
Carnival 3Q profit jumps 17 percent on passenger bookings

0 17 hr ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Carnival Corp. on Monday reported a 17 percent boost in fiscal third-quarter profit as it booked more passengers.

The cruise...

Lands' End CEO leaves company after less than 2 years
Lands' End CEO leaves company after less than 2 years

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DODGEVILLE, Wis. (AP) — The CEO of Lands' End, recruited from the New York fashion house Dolce & Gabbana in a bit of a culture clash, has stepped...

Florida-bound airliner makes emergency landing in New York

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A Florida-bound Spirit Airlines jet with 142 people aboard has made a safe emergency landing in New York after a reported...

Sales of new homes down 7.6 percent in August; nearly all regions post declines

0 18 hr ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of new homes down 7.6 percent in August; nearly all regions post declines.

Chemtura rises in premarket on $2.5B buyout offer

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NEW YORK (AP) — Chemtura's stock is up more than 17 percent in premarket trading after the specialty chemicals company agreed to a $2.5 billion...

California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roads
California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roads

0 Sun, Sep 25, 2016

LOS ANGELES (AP) — All those cars on California's famously gridlocked highways could be doing more than just using energy - they could be producing...

Gas prices up 4 cents to $2.25 a gallon

0 Sun, Sep 25, 2016

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of gasoline in the U.S. has risen four cents over the past two weeks to $2.25 a gallon for regular...

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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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