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Colorado Springs new-car market stays hot in November

Mon, Dec 5, 2016 - 3:30 PM 0

A month after a July hailstorm helped push the Colorado Springs new car market to an 11-year high in October, new vehicle registrations continued rising in...

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Amazon will open a physical grocery store — and it won’t require going through checkout

Mon, Dec 5, 2016 - 7:22 PM 0

Amazon.com on Monday said that it will open a bricks-and-mortar grocery store called Amazon Go, an ambitious bid by the once-online-only retailer to gobble...

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Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Rich Scholes, Ent Credit Union
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Rich Scholes, Ent Credit Union

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Ent Credit Union has hired Rich Scholes as its senior vice president of planning and execution. Scholes has more than 13 years of experience in the...

Automakers top November sales estimates with holiday dealmaking
Automakers top November sales estimates with holiday dealmaking

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Automakers who fretted about November's slow start during a divisive election used Black Friday discounts and other deals to turn around their...

Mexico to Trump: Those Carrier jobs are not the story
Mexico to Trump: Those Carrier jobs are not the story

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

MEXICO CITY - For the Mexican government, few goals seem more important than winning new foreign investment. The competition among Mexican states to...

Mortgage rates reach highs not seen in more than a year
Mortgage rates reach highs not seen in more than a year

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Mortgage rates sustained their upward march this week without any indication that their trajectory will slow anytime soon. Home loan rates had been...

Foreclosures decline again in Colorado Springs
Foreclosures decline again in Colorado Springs

By: Rich Laden - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Fewer local homes and commercial properties fell into foreclosure last month, continuing a downward trend for much of this year, a report released...

Space Foundation hires Denver firm for CEO search
Space Foundation hires Denver firm for CEO search

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

The Space Foundation has hired Denver-based executive search firm McAleer Gray to conduct a global search for its CEO. Elliot Pulham resigned Oct. 24...

Longtime Colorado Springs radio executive Lou Mellini retiring March 3
Longtime Colorado Springs radio executive Lou Mellini retiring March 3

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Lou Mellini, a fixture in the Colorado Springs radio industry since 1980, will sign off for the last time March 3. The 75-year-old vice president and...

Magic pipe: Carnival's Princess pays $40M fine for sea waste
Magic pipe: Carnival's Princess pays $40M fine for sea waste

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Magic pipe: Carnival's Princess pays $40M fine for sea waste MIAMI — Princess Cruise Lines will pay a $40 million penalty after pleading guilty to...

Colorado Springs area unemployment rate unchanged, job gains most since March
Colorado Springs area unemployment rate unchanged, job gains most since March

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

The Colorado Springs area unemployment rate remained unchanged from September in October at 3.9 percent even as nearly 1,000 people entered the job...

Third Space Coffee opens in north Colorado Springs
Third Space Coffee opens in north Colorado Springs

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Third Space Coffee, 5670 N. Academy Blvd. in Colorado Springs, has opened. Third Space serves a wide variety of espresso drinks, pour overs, drips...

Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Geoff Webster
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Geoff Webster

By: - 0 Wed, Nov 30, 2016

Rocky Mountain Group has hired Geoff Webster as senior geotechnical project engineer. Webster will focus on major commercial projects, developing...

Consumer-spending gain moderates as incomes increase

By: - 0 Wed, Nov 30, 2016

briefly October sees moderate personal spending rise Personal spending increased at a more moderate pace in October after the biggest gain in...

Colorado chicken company expands products, territory
Colorado chicken company expands products, territory

By: - 0 Wed, Nov 30, 2016

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The Midwest's largest chicken producer is being acquired by a rival company for $350 million. Pilgrim's Pride Corp., of...

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Panel urges better cybersecurity to President-elect Trump
Panel urges better cybersecurity to President-elect Trump

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — A presidential commission on Friday made 16 urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, including creating a...

Ex-Defense Department employee sentenced to 6 years

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A retired Department of Defense contracting supervisor was sentenced Friday to six years in prison for accepting bribes from a...

United to pay $2.4M to settle with SEC over NJ to SC flight
United to pay $2.4M to settle with SEC over NJ to SC flight

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — United Airlines is paying $2.4 million to settle civil charges stemming from allegations the airline reinstated a direct flight from...

Obama blocks proposed takeover of Germany's Aixtron

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Citing a national security risk, President Barack Obama on Friday blocked a Chinese investor's proposed takeover of Aixtron SE, a...

Political donor pleads guilty to investment fraud scheme

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A political donor and cable news commentator pleaded guilty Friday to federal criminal charges in what prosecutors described as...

Municipal-bond week in review: Yields climb again

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Municipal bond yields hit fresh highs again this week, continuing their strong climb since the U.S. presidential election. According...

Court settlement filed over West Virginia mine pollution

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Environmentalists and the Pocahontas Land Corp. have agreed to settle a lawsuit over coal mine drainage into streams in...

FCC: AT&T, Verizon shouldn't exempt own apps from data caps
FCC: AT&T, Verizon shouldn't exempt own apps from data caps

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. regulators are calling out AT&T and Verizon for exempting their own video apps from data caps on customers' cellphones. This may...

Memo: Trump backs pipeline based on policy, not investments
Memo: Trump backs pipeline based on policy, not investments

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump supports completion of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline in the Midwest, based on policy and not...

Rally ebbs as investors seek safety after weak wage data
Rally ebbs as investors seek safety after weak wage data

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Investors made a small move back to safer assets Friday afternoon after the government's November jobs report showed continued hiring,...

California treasurer asks Trump for guidance on pot, banking

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California Treasurer John Chiang on Friday appealed to President-elect Donald Trump for guidance on how the state's projected $7...

Job deals like Carrier's often fall short of political hype
Job deals like Carrier's often fall short of political hype

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — When President-elect Donald Trump announced a deal to save hundreds of jobs at a Carrier plant in Indiana, it came with a...

1st nonstop commercial flight from Beijing arrives in Vegas

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A little glitz and a sampling of a Las Vegas Strip dance and acrobatic performance marked the arrival of the first direct commercial...

Markets Right Now: A post-election rally runs out of gas

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 4:00 p.m. Stocks are ending with tiny gains as a post-election...

Emails: LGBT law cost N. Carolina project with 700 jobs

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Internal emails show that city and state officials blame a North Carolina law limiting LGBT protections for a company's decision...

Famously cold N. Dakota winter menaces pipeline protest camp
Famously cold N. Dakota winter menaces pipeline protest camp

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — So far, the hundreds of protesters fighting the Dakota Access pipeline have shrugged off the heavy snow, icy winds and frigid...

US health care tab hits $3.2T; fastest growth in 8 years
US health care tab hits $3.2T; fastest growth in 8 years

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's health care tab grew at the fastest rate in eight years in 2015, driven by the coverage expansion in President Barack...

Trump forms an advisory group of CEOs for input on jobs
Trump forms an advisory group of CEOs for input on jobs

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump on Friday announced the formation of an advisory group of more than a dozen CEOs and business leaders who...

Jobs report shows Trump to inherit solid but uneven economy
Jobs report shows Trump to inherit solid but uneven economy

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. jobs report on Friday made one thing clear: President-elect Donald Trump will inherit the same two-track U.S. economy that...

Oldest maker of outdoor wear in US will be based in London

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

WOOLRICH, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's Woolrich Inc., the oldest manufacturer of outdoor wear in the United States, has merged with its European partner...

Supreme Court takes up hospital pension dispute

By: 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will decide whether some of the nation's largest health providers can rely on their church affiliations to avoid...

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Colorado Springs Guns & Ammo presents its new Falcon Location

Thu, Nov 3, 2016 - 7:06 AM 0

Colorado Springs Guns & Ammo is excited to announce the opening of its brand new location in Falcon. The locally owned and operated guns and...

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Ray Holt grew up in Colorado Springs spending a lot of time at the Knob Hill Auction Barn with his family. “We took vegetables down to the...

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