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Colorado Springs' lastest makeover candidate: North Nevada Avenue

Wed, Jan 18, 2017 - 9:51 PM 0

After six months of study that included hours of community input, Colorado Springs officials are moving ahead with a massive, multiyear improvement plan for...

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Three business plan competitions on tap in Colorado Springs in coming months

Wed, Jan 18, 2017 - 6:36 PM 0

Want to win money or notoriety for your business plan? The Global Game Jam, Go Code Colorado and the Big Idea all offer that opportunity in coming months....

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Comcast customers expenses going up if 311 agreement is approved in Colorado Springs

By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 Sun, Jan 15, 2017

Comcast cable television subscribers would see their franchise fee ratchet up from $1.53 to $5 a month on a $100 bill under a new agreement proposed by...

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

By: Rich Laden - 0 Sun, Jan 15, 2017

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

Google spinoff Waymo has built its own self-driving sensors
Google spinoff Waymo has built its own self-driving sensors

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 15, 2017

DETROIT - Google's autonomous driving spinoff, Waymo, has developed sensors that pair with its self-driving software, potentially opening the door for...

Five telling things we learned about the Nintendo Switch
Five telling things we learned about the Nintendo Switch

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NEW YORK - Nintendo has finally raised the curtain on the Nintendo Switch, its first console since 2012, and set out an ambitious vision for how home...

Tech Q&A: How to get email from an upgraded Outlook.com

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 15, 2017

Question: I'm confused about Microsoft emails that tell me to reconnect my Outlook 2013 PC program to continue getting mail via their Outlook.com...

Tech review: a quality phone that's affordable
Tech review: a quality phone that's affordable

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Alcatel. You've heard of the brand from France but you're not sure about its products. In the phone world, it's known for Android handsets that...

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

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

There's something fishy in the faux meat aisle

By: - 0 Sat, Jan 14, 2017

Tyson Foods last fall took a 5 percent stake in Beyond Meat, the company proudly bringing customers fake meat that bleeds. With Impossible Foods' new...

How much cash would it take to get you to delay retirement?

By: - 0 Sat, Jan 14, 2017

One reason Olivia Mitchell wants to save Social Security is to avoid the reduction in benefits she expects from the ailing program just when she wants...

The financial perks of offseason travel
The financial perks of offseason travel

By: - 0 Sat, Jan 14, 2017

Whether you are exploring Istanbul or visiting family in Miami, you can do more - and spend less - by traveling in the offseason. Traveling in the...

5 small ways to boost your finances if you're broke

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If saving were easy, we would all be millionaires. But the reality is that for many households, the monthly paycheck is barely enough to cover the...

Briefcase

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- Colorado Parks and Wildlife has issued a reminder to owners of boats, off-highway vehicles and snowmobiles that as of Jan. 1, they must provide...

Colorado Springs area business events starting Jan. 15, 2017

By: - 0 Sat, Jan 14, 2017

TUESDAY Toastmasters - 7:15-8:15 a.m., Memorial Hospital, Monarch Room, 2420 E. Pikes Peak Ave.; Bob, 385-3921. BNI Network Navigators Chapter -...

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

By: - 0 Fri, Jan 13, 2017

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...

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...

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US consumer prices up moderate 0.3 percent in December
US consumer prices up moderate 0.3 percent in December

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer prices, driven up by rising energy costs, rose moderately in December, closing out a year in which consumer inflation...

Markets Right Now: US stocks are mixed at midday

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NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks are mixed in midday trading on Wall Street, as...

Small businesses hope to see Obama-backed rules scrapped
Small businesses hope to see Obama-backed rules scrapped

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NEW YORK (AP) — Small businesses are hoping to see some high-profile Obama administration regulations scrapped after Donald Trump takes office, with...

US homebuilder confidence, sales outlook slip in January
US homebuilder confidence, sales outlook slip in January

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U.S. homebuilders are feeling slightly less confident this month about their sales prospects, a pullback from December when builders' confidence...

Temple to rename communication school in honor of Lew Klein

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Temple University has announced it will rename its School of Media and Communication to honor Philadelphia broadcast pioneer Lew...

Goldman Sachs results beat estimates, helped by trading
Goldman Sachs results beat estimates, helped by trading

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NEW YORK (AP) — Goldman Sachs reported fourth-quarter earnings that beat analysts' forecasts Wednesday as the bank recovered from a difficult quarter a...

US industrial output rose in December; best pace in 2 years
US industrial output rose in December; best pace in 2 years

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. industrial production increased in December at the strongest pace in two years, as auto factories cranked out more vehicles and...

Exxon Mobil to buy Bass family's holdings in Permian Basin

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IRVING, Texas (AP) — Oil and gas giant Exxon Mobil Corp. is buying the Bass family's Permian Basin holdings in a more than $6 billion stock and cash...

US industrial output jumped in December at strongest pace in 2 years, as auto and utilities production increased

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WASHINGTON (AP) — US industrial output jumped in December at strongest pace in 2 years, as auto and utilities production increased.

Citigroup's earnings beat analysts' forecasts
Citigroup's earnings beat analysts' forecasts

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NEW YORK (AP) — Financial giant Citigroup reported a 7 percent rise in fourth quarter profits on Wednesday, helped by a strong performance in the...

US consumer prices up moderate 0.3 percent in December and 2.1 percent for all of 2016

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WASHINGTON (AP) — US consumer prices up moderate 0.3 percent in December and 2.1 percent for all of 2016.

Coffee and a slice? 7-Eleven launches breakfast pizza
Coffee and a slice? 7-Eleven launches breakfast pizza

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IRVING, Texas (AP) — 7-Eleven is offering a breakfast pizza. The convenience store chain says that it combines the convenience of eating leftover...

Kelly Ripa, Wyclef Jean named to New Jersey Hall of Fame
Kelly Ripa, Wyclef Jean named to New Jersey Hall of Fame

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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Kelly Ripa, singer Wyclef Jean and soccer pro Carli Lloyd are among the 15 newest members of the New Jersey Hall of Fame. The...

World stocks turn lower as investors monitor volatile dollar
World stocks turn lower as investors monitor volatile dollar

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HONG KONG (AP) — World stocks mostly fell Wednesday after a sharp drop in the dollar shook investor enthusiasm. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany's...

6 state AGs urge rejection of Sessions for attorney general

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NEW YORK (AP) — Attorneys generals from six states, including New York's Eric Schneiderman, have sent a letter urging the Senate Judiciary Committee to...

Business group: China preparing to retaliate on trade
Business group: China preparing to retaliate on trade

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BEIJING (AP) — China is preparing to retaliate if U.S. President-elect Donald Trump raises duties on Chinese goods and already has toughened its...

Asian stocks directionless, dollar steadies after slide
Asian stocks directionless, dollar steadies after slide

By: 0 Yesterday

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Wednesday following a sharp correction overnight in the dollar that sapped investor momentum. KEEPING SCORE:...

California finishes safety review of wells after blowout

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California natural gas storage facility where a blowout spewed methane for nearly four months has completed a safety review...

Papermaker NCR agrees to complete Fox River cleanup

By: 0 Tue, Jan 17, 2017

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A papermaker has agreed to shoulder the financial burden for completing cleanup work on the Fox River in a settlement, federal...

Search of lake for human remains from plane crash ends

By: 0 Tue, Jan 17, 2017

CLEVELAND (AP) — The search for human remains from a plane that crashed into Lake Erie last month has ended, and DNA testing has identified three of...

Feds: McKesson agrees to pay $150M in pill shipment case

By: 0 Tue, Jan 17, 2017

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A major California-based drug wholesaler has agreed to pay $150 million to settle allegations that it failed to detect and...

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