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Fort Carson job fair will feature 60-plus employers

Thu, Jul 28, 2016 - 6:34 PM 0

Fort Carson will host a job fair Friday, giving former and current military and their family members the chance to network with dozens of employers from a...

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Walgreens exec Steve Pemberton is champion of diverse workplaces, will speak at Colorado Tech commencement

Fri, Jul 29, 2016 - 9:43 AM 0

Workplace diversity isn't just about broadening the labor force in terms of race, gender or ethnicity; it's about recognizing that an employee's experiences...

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Nintendo slumps by most since 1990 on dashed Pokemon Go hopes
Nintendo slumps by most since 1990 on dashed Pokemon Go hopes

By: - 0 Mon, Jul 25, 2016

Nintendo Co. shares plunged by the most since 1990 after the company said late Friday that the financial impact from the worldwide hit Pokemon Go...

Rent relief to prolong Fed's lengthy wait to hit inflation goal
Rent relief to prolong Fed's lengthy wait to hit inflation goal

By: - 0 Mon, Jul 25, 2016

Welcome news for America's renters could be unhelpful for the Federal Reserve.

A 42-year high in the number of apartment buildings under...

Selecting the right asset allocation, Part 2
Selecting the right asset allocation, Part 2

By: - 0 Mon, Jul 25, 2016

Your asset allocation is the basic structure of your investment portfolio, defining the target percentage you want to hold in different categories of...

When state and local laws conflict
When state and local laws conflict

By: - 0 Mon, Jul 25, 2016

So what happens when a Colorado municipality passes a law (usually called an ordinance) in possible conflict with a law created by the state...

Nominees announced by Southern Colorado Women's Chamber of Commerce for leadership awards

By: - 0 Mon, Jul 25, 2016

The Southern Colorado Women's Chamber of Commerce on Monday announced its 2016 Accolades nominees.

The organization has held the Accolades...

Get a Job Monday: Retail openings throughout southern Colorado
Get a Job Monday: Retail openings throughout southern Colorado

By: Eric Singer - 0 Mon, Jul 25, 2016

Time to career up and get a new job. High-energy, mission-driven people could grab a new career in retail sales and other positions within this...

Verizon buys Yahoo for nearly $5 billion, marking end of an era
Verizon buys Yahoo for nearly $5 billion, marking end of an era

By: - 0 Mon, Jul 25, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO — Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet.

It is the...

Southern Colorado's creative economy larger than many realize
Southern Colorado's creative economy larger than many realize

By: Ted Rayburn - 0 Sun, Jul 24, 2016

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...

Colorado Springs' hot housing market isn't without its problems
Colorado Springs' hot housing market isn't without its problems

By: Rich Laden - 0 Sat, Jul 23, 2016

Colorado Springs' resale housing market remains red hot, but not problem free.

The pace of buying and selling in the just-concluded first half...

After years of malaise, Colorado Springs' commercial market picks up the pace
After years of malaise, Colorado Springs' commercial market picks up the pace

By: Rich Laden - 0 Sat, Jul 23, 2016

Not all of the numbers show it.

But Colorado Springs' commercial real estate market has emerged from its post-recession funk after years of...

Colorado resident leading national retail push for CW Hemp
Colorado resident leading national retail push for CW Hemp

By: - 0 Sat, Jul 23, 2016

BOULDER — The nondescript building in east Boulder is like many other in the city; is, in fact, identical to several surrounding structures. Passing...

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Stocks hesitate as investors work through earnings
Stocks hesitate as investors work through earnings

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were edging slightly lower Thursday, as investors worked through another batch of mixed earnings' results, including results...

Average US 30-year mortgage rate edges up to 3.48 percent
Average US 30-year mortgage rate edges up to 3.48 percent

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged higher this week for a second straight week. They still are near historically low levels to...

GNC CEO steps down, guidance suspended, shares plunge
GNC CEO steps down, guidance suspended, shares plunge

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — GNC, which has seen its stock halved over the past year, suspended its guidance for the year its chief executive is leaving the...

US homeownership rate of 62.9 percent matches a 51-year low

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The proportion of U.S. households that own homes has matched its lowest level in 51 years — evidence that rising property prices,...

Secrets to choosing a good lease car
Secrets to choosing a good lease car

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As the end of summer nears and dealers discount their 2016 cars to make room for next year's models, shoppers who want to lease could find some...

LendingTree tops 2Q profit forecasts

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — LendingTree Inc. (TREE) on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $7.9 million.

On a per-share basis, the Charlotte,...

Debt-collection proposals: Fewer calls, easier to dispute
Debt-collection proposals: Fewer calls, easier to dispute

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NEW YORK (AP) — Consumers could no longer receive multiple calls per day from debt collectors and would have more ability to dispute their bills...

Marsh & McLennan meets 2Q profit forecasts

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NEW YORK (AP) — Marsh & McLennan Cos. (MMC) on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $472 million.

The New York-based company said it had...

MasterCard 2Q profit and sales top estimates, shares rise

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NEW YORK (AP) — MasterCard stock rose Thursday after the credit and debit card payment processor posted stronger results than analysts...

Sealed Air beats 2Q profit forecasts

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Sealed Air Corp. (SEE) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $49.6 million.

On a per-share basis, the...

Founder of Christmas Tree Shops discount retail chain dies

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BARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) — The man who founded the Christmas Tree Shops discount retail chain with a single store on Cape Cod has died. Charles...

Old Dominion tops 2Q profit forecasts

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THOMASVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. (ODFL) on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $81.4 million.

On a per-share...

Here's the scoop on Cuba's 1st US-run hotel in 50 years
Here's the scoop on Cuba's 1st US-run hotel in 50 years

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HAVANA (AP) — Cuba is a land of architectural splendors, stunning scenery, warm, welcoming people and some of the world's worst...

New York settles with Zipcar over damage fees it charged

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's attorney general has reached a settlement with Zipcar Inc. over vehicle damage fees charged to 5,000 members from 2011...

PG&E misses 2Q profit forecasts

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PCG) on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $210 million.

The San Francisco-based...

Applications for US jobless aid rise to still-low 266,000
Applications for US jobless aid rise to still-low 266,000

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WASHINGTON (AP) — More Americans sought unemployment aid last week, but the number of applications was still at a low level that suggested hiring is...

Applications for US unemployment benefits rose last week to a still-low 266,000

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Applications for US unemployment benefits rose last week to a still-low 266,000.

Alexion misses 2Q profit forecasts

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. reported second-quarter profit of $114.9 million an cut its expectations for net income this...

ConocoPhillips reports 2Q loss

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HOUSTON (AP) — ConocoPhillips (COP) on Thursday reported a loss of $1.07 billion in its second quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Houston-based...

Dow Chemical 2nd-quarter performance tops Street's view
Dow Chemical 2nd-quarter performance tops Street's view

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MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) — Dow Chemical's second-quarter profit surged, thanks mostly to a large gain related to the restructuring of its ownership in Dow...

Bristol-Myers beats Street 2Q forecasts

0 Yesterday

NEW YORK (AP) — Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (BMY) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $1.17 billion, after reporting a loss in the same...

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