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Last call at Southside Johnny's bittersweet for regulars of Colorado Spring bar

Sun, Mar 26, 2017 - 6:53 AM 0

Last call came much to early for regulars of an iconic bar and restaurant in south downtown Colorado Springs. Southside Johnny's, which opened at 528 S....

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Court order bars Colorado Springs-area barn company from doing business

Sat, Mar 25, 2017 - 6:43 PM 0

A family-run, Colorado Springs-area barn builder has been ordered to stop business after allegations that it took $360,000 from nearly two dozen customers...

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Sears has 'substantial doubt' about its future
Sears has 'substantial doubt' about its future

By: - 0 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

NEW YORK — Sears, once the monolith of American retail, says that there is "substantial doubt" that it will be able to keep its doors open. Company...

Ally profit warning deepens angst over slumping used-car prices
Ally profit warning deepens angst over slumping used-car prices

By: - 0 Tue, Mar 21, 2017

Ally Financial Inc. warned profit may grow less than anticipated only a few months ago, the latest sign that automakers' heavy discounting and...

Lockheed targets $5 billion in F-35 savings after Trump pressure
Lockheed targets $5 billion in F-35 savings after Trump pressure

By: - 0 Tue, Mar 21, 2017

Lockheed Martin Corp. is working with suppliers to squeeze $5 billion from the F-35 fighter jet's costs as the company negotiates the Pentagon's...

Apple debuts $329 iPad, releases red iPhones
Apple debuts $329 iPad, releases red iPhones

By: - 0 Tue, Mar 21, 2017

NEW YORK — Apple is cutting prices on two iPad models and introducing red iPhones, but the company held back on updating its higher-end iPad Pro...

Colorado Springs sales tax revenues remain strong in February

By: Rich Laden - 0 Tue, Mar 21, 2017

There was no post-holiday letdown for Colorado Springs' economy as consumers and businesses kicked off 2017 with robust purchases of motor vehicles,...

Colorado economists: Trump budget short on details, long on politics
Colorado economists: Trump budget short on details, long on politics

By: Joey Bunch - 0 Tue, Mar 21, 2017

Donald Trump's budget is more about politics and philosophy than policy and reality. That was the consensus of more than a dozen economists and...

First symposium of its kind in Colorado Springs celebrates the outdoor industry
First symposium of its kind in Colorado Springs celebrates the outdoor industry

By: Seth Boster - 0 Tue, Mar 21, 2017

Music blasted. Beer was served. A man walked around in hunting attire and another relaxed in a tent that dangled from City Auditorium's ceiling. And...

Colorado Springs hotel occupancy falls in February for first time in many months

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Mon, Mar 20, 2017

The occupancy rate in Colorado Springs area hotels fell in February from a year earlier for the first time since August 2015, according to the Rocky...

Days of owning a car could be fading away, thanks to these alternatives
Days of owning a car could be fading away, thanks to these alternatives

By: - 0 Mon, Mar 20, 2017

Recent years have seen an explosion in services that offer a product for a flat monthly fee. No longer the domain of magazines or newspapers, the...

First skirmish of G-20 sets scene for battle of trade ideas
First skirmish of G-20 sets scene for battle of trade ideas

By: - 0 Mon, Mar 20, 2017

As global finance chiefs return from their first collective engagement with the Trump administration, they're bringing home a load of unfinished...

Uber president quits abruptly after string of company scandals
Uber president quits abruptly after string of company scandals

By: - 0 Mon, Mar 20, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO — Jeff Jones, president of the embattled ride-hailing company Uber, has resigned just six months after taking the job, the company...

Wells Fargo card requests drop by most since scandal erupted
Wells Fargo card requests drop by most since scandal erupted

By: - 0 Mon, Mar 20, 2017

Wells Fargo said credit-card applications dropped 55 percent in February from a year earlier, the biggest decline since a scandal involving fake...

Get a Job Monday Rewind: Get your tech jobs at SNI Technology
Get a Job Monday Rewind: Get your tech jobs at SNI Technology

By: Eric Singer - 0 Mon, Mar 20, 2017

One of the fastest-growing technology recruitment companies could be the key to a career in the Colorado Springs area. Ready to step up to a new job...

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The Latest: Utah gov. signs .05 DUI limit, strictest in US
The Latest: Utah gov. signs .05 DUI limit, strictest in US

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on a law giving Utah the strictest DUI threshold in the country (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Utah's governor has...

2 dogs survive gas explosion that levels home; no one hurt

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

PITTSBURGH (AP) — And they say cats have nine lives. A gas explosion that leveled a home in the Pittsburgh suburbs on Thursday spared two dogs that...

Senate votes to kill privacy rules guarding your online info
Senate votes to kill privacy rules guarding your online info

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — The Senate voted to kill Obama-era online privacy regulations , a first step toward allowing internet providers such as Comcast, AT&T...

Nissan declines talks with union after Mississippi rally

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Nissan Motor Co. has declined to talk to union supporters about conditions at its Mississippi assembly plant after a March 4...

Feds: Trump DC hotel not in violation of government lease
Feds: Trump DC hotel not in violation of government lease

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal agency overseeing Donald Trump's lease for a luxury hotel in Washington ruled Thursday that his inauguration as president...

Obama's top civil rights lawyer to lead advocacy coalition
Obama's top civil rights lawyer to lead advocacy coalition

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration's top civil rights lawyer announced Thursday she will lead a coalition of civil and human rights...

Death rates up for middle age whites with little education
Death rates up for middle age whites with little education

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — A sobering portrait of less-educated middle-age white Americans emerged Thursday with new research showing them dying...

Democrats file ethics complaint over governor's skiing tweet

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire Democratic Party is accusing Republican Gov. Chris Sununu of improperly promoting his family business by...

Iowa State leader, headed to Auburn, was dogged by conflicts
Iowa State leader, headed to Auburn, was dogged by conflicts

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Iowa State University President Steven Leath is leaving behind a record of achievements that landed him the top job at Auburn University but a history...

South Texas school board gives Exxon $1.2 billion tax break

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

PORTLAND, Texas (AP) — A South Texas school board has approved an estimated $1.2 billion in tax breaks to entice Exxon Mobil Corp. and its Saudi...

Republicans demand tougher stance on Chinese human rights

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two Republican lawmakers say the Trump administration must criticize China's human rights record. The call comes after the U.S....

WikiLeaks: CIA hacked Apple devices in ways users can't fix
WikiLeaks: CIA hacked Apple devices in ways users can't fix

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — New documents from WikiLeaks point to an apparent CIA program to hack Apple's iPhones and Mac computers using techniques that users...

Trump SEC pick assures that his Wall St. work not problem
Trump SEC pick assures that his Wall St. work not problem

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Securities and Exchange Commission, attorney Jay Clayton, sought to assure lawmakers...

AP Exclusive: US probe of ex-Trump aide extends to Cyprus
AP Exclusive: US probe of ex-Trump aide extends to Cyprus

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government investigation of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, crossed the Atlantic earlier...

Disney CEO Bob Iger gets contact extension to July 2019
Disney CEO Bob Iger gets contact extension to July 2019

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — Disney CEO Bob Iger is getting a one-year contract extension. The Walt Disney Co. on Thursday ended any speculation that Iger would...

Philly's soda tax slightly exceeds $6.3M February projection

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia's new tax on sweetened beverages is slightly exceeding expectations. Figures released Thursday by the city's...

JFK diary written in post-World War II Europe up for auction
JFK diary written in post-World War II Europe up for auction

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

BOSTON (AP) — A diary kept by a young John F. Kennedy during his brief stint as a journalist after World War II in which he reflected on Hitler, the...

A look at clothing companies that are closing stores
A look at clothing companies that are closing stores

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — A number of retailers, particularly clothing stores, are shuttering locations as shoppers move online and find fashion inspiration from...

Walker announces candymaker Haribo to build near Kenosha

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker says international candymaker Haribo will build its first North American plant employing 400 people in southeast...

Fund manager Q&A: Spotlight on investing in small-cap funds
Fund manager Q&A: Spotlight on investing in small-cap funds

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Stocks in smaller companies trounced the broader market last year, especially in the weeks after the presidential election. So far this year, though,...

17,000 AT&T workers will come back on the job Thursday
17,000 AT&T workers will come back on the job Thursday

By: 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — Some 17,000 AT&T workers in California and Nevada are returning to their jobs after a one-day walkout. They had been protesting changes...

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Out West Awnings Co. is expanding, inviting construction partnerships

Mon, Mar 13, 2017 - 8:26 AM 0

Out West Awning Co. has been a staple of the Pikes Peak Region since 1903. The company provides commercial and residential awning services to...

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