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

Mon, Jul 25, 2016 - 8:01 PM 0

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

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Southern Colorado's creative economy larger than many realize

Sun, Jul 24, 2016 - 9:08 PM 0

What is your general impression of people who make their living in the arts or a craft? Unfortunately, I think that many of us think those are only...

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Hitspot needs customers, students signed up to get mobile app on track for fall
Hitspot needs customers, students signed up to get mobile app on track for fall

By: May Ortega - 0 Wed, Jul 20, 2016

The road to developing a successful company can be treacherous. A flood of obstacles can erode progress. The creators of Hitspot, however, are...

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What are the top 20 priciest Medicare prescription drugs?

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A look at Medicare's top 20 priciest prescription drugs in 2015, ranked by their cost above the program's "catastrophic" coverage threshold....

Some options for kids' clothes that defy gender norms
Some options for kids' clothes that defy gender norms

0 Sun, Jul 24, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Parents who want to dress their kids in clothes that upend gender stereotypes have a small but growing number of options. Some of the...

High Times: Lil Wayne cut short concert at California event
High Times: Lil Wayne cut short concert at California event

0 Sun, Jul 24, 2016

LOS ANGELES (AP) — High Times says it is "awaiting an explanation" from Lil Wayne's representatives after the rapper's performance at its Cannabis...

Airbnb sues hometown San Francisco over rental regulation
Airbnb sues hometown San Francisco over rental regulation

0 Sun, Jul 24, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco wants people who rent out their homes through Airbnb and other online platforms to follow some rules, and it wants...

Verizon said to be buyer of Yahoo for $5 billion: Reports
Verizon said to be buyer of Yahoo for $5 billion: Reports

0 Sun, Jul 24, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Verizon has agreed to buy online portal Yahoo Inc. for roughly $5 billion, according to multiple media reports, each citing a single...

Gas prices drop 7 cents to $2.22 a gallon

0 Sun, Jul 24, 2016

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of gasoline has dropped 7 cents over the past three weeks to $2.22 a gallon for regular...

'Star Trek Beyond' soars with $59.6M at weekend box office
'Star Trek Beyond' soars with $59.6M at weekend box office

0 Sun, Jul 24, 2016

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Star Trek Beyond" has landed atop the weekend box office.

Paramount's latest outing with the Starship Enterprise soared to...

ABLE accounts help people with disabilities save

0 Sun, Jul 24, 2016

A new type of savings account is on the scene, designed specifically for people with disabilities: ABLE accounts.

These tax-advantaged savings...

AP Exclusive: Medicare safeguard overwhelmed by pricey drugs
AP Exclusive: Medicare safeguard overwhelmed by pricey drugs

0 Sun, Jul 24, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — A safeguard for Medicare beneficiaries has become a way for drugmakers to get paid billions of dollars for pricey medications at...

First home delivery of medical marijuana made in Florida

0 Sat, Jul 23, 2016

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The first organization authorized to dispense medical marijuana in Florida has made its first home delivery.

Kim...

Kaine liberal appeal muted by energy ties, abortion concerns
Kaine liberal appeal muted by energy ties, abortion concerns

0 Sat, Jul 23, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton and running mate Tim Kaine are closely aligned on many issues, but Kaine's cautious, left-leaning political profile...

ACLU praises new Illinois limits on cellphone surveillance

0 Sat, Jul 23, 2016

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A new Illinois law limits how police can use devices that cast a wide net in gathering cellphone data and are at the center...

European grocery store giants complete $29 billion tie up

0 Sat, Jul 23, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — The owner of Stop & Shop and Giant and the parent company of Food Lion completed their $29 billion combination after receiving...

Solar projects can't save the forest for the trees?
Solar projects can't save the forest for the trees?

0 Sat, Jul 23, 2016

WADING RIVER, N.Y. (AP) — A green energy project has some environmentalists seeing red.

Solar energy ordinarily wins praise from groups that...

Series of attacks may lead mall owners to increase security
Series of attacks may lead mall owners to increase security

0 Sat, Jul 23, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Attacks such as the one in a Munich shopping mall and at a nearby McDonald's Friday may lead mall owners to increase their security...

Trump, by Trump: Ivanka Trump's dress in the spotlight
Trump, by Trump: Ivanka Trump's dress in the spotlight

0 Fri, Jul 22, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — It was a moment the head of any fashion label hopes for: A presidential candidate's daughter wears the brand's dress as she...

Father, son convicted for role in US-Italy drug ring

0 Fri, Jul 22, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — A father and a son have been convicted on weapons and other charges related to an international drug operation run out of their New...

Southwest Airlines still dealing with delays after outage

0 Fri, Jul 22, 2016

DALLAS (AP) — Southwest passengers endured a third straight day of canceled and delayed flights as the airline struggled to resume normal operations...

US rig count up 15 this week to 462

0 Fri, Jul 22, 2016

HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 15 this week to 462.

A year ago, 876 rigs were...

American Airlines and Proofpoint rise; Skechers tumbles

0 Fri, Jul 22, 2016

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

American Airlines Group Inc., up $1.40 to $36.36

The...

Boom times for big US airlines: $3.9 billion in 2Q profits
Boom times for big US airlines: $3.9 billion in 2Q profits

0 Fri, Jul 22, 2016

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Compared with their checkered track record, major airlines are enjoying boom times.

Planes are full, and jet fuel is...

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