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Coal Mine Expansion
In this Wednesday, April 27, 2016, photograph, miners toil seven miles into the West Elk Mine in search of coal near the western Colorado community of Somerset. The federal government has removed one obstacle to expanding the state's largest coal mine near Somerset, providing a glimmer of hope to Colorado's flagging coal industry but further court challenges are likely. (RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via AP)
President-elect Donald Trump reacts after speaking at Carrier Corp Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Trig Bundgaard is arrested Saturday, April 9, 2016, in Acacia Park during a protest against the Pedestrian Access Act that went onto affect in the morning. Four protester were willingly arrested for sitting on the sidewalk at the entrance to the park. About 150 protesters attended the event organized by the Coalition for Compassion and Action. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Drivers cruise along I-25 Thursday, October 8, 2015 near Larkspur. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette
FILE - In this Nov. 19, 2016, file photo, President-elect Donald Trump shakes hands with retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis as he leaves Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, N.J. Trump said at a rally on Dec. 1, that he will nominate Mattis as defense secretary. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Women in Combat Marines
FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2013 file photo, female recruits stand at the Marine Corps Training Depot on Parris Island, S.C. (AP Photo/Bruce Smith, File)
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, CO - MARCH 25: \Colorado GOP chairman Steve House is photographed at the GOP headquarters in Greenwood Village, Colorado on March 25, 2015. (Photo By Helen H. Richardson/ The Denver Post)
Boulder County officials have decided to phase out the growing of genetically modified crops on public land.