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  • Los Angeles airport shooting lessons linger

    Updated: Fri, Oct 31, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A year after a man walked into Los Angeles International Airport with an assault rifle and vendetta against security screeners, efforts are still underway to prepare for such attacks. In reviewing the Nov. 1, 2013, shooting, which left a Transportation Security...

  • Downtown Phoenix hotel reopens after fire closure

    Updated: 3 min ago

    PHOENIX (AP) — A major hotel in downtown Phoenix has reopened after being closed since last weekend for repairs after a fire in an electrical room. The fire Saturday at the Sheraton Downtown Phoenix Hotel forced the evacuation of approximately 800 guests, who were relocated to other...

  • News Guide: A look at latest Ebola developments

    Updated: 17 min ago

    No African countries are on the United Nations list of contributors to fight Ebola. With few exceptions, African governments and institutions are offering only marginal support as the continent faces its most deadly threat in years. Pledges to deploy 2,000 African health workers have...

  • PHOTOS: A dozen darling pets on Halloween

    The Gazette -
    Updated: 41 min ago

    Kids - and kids at heart - will take to the streets en masse Friday night to celebrate Halloween in the Pikes Peak region. But children aren't the only ones who enjoy getting dressed up for the holiday. Click here for a few trick-or-treating ideas to keep your princesses and...

  • Dining review: Going vegan on game day possible in Colorado Springs

    By JL Fields, -
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    Editor's note: Fields writes a monthly review of vegan options at local restaurants. Football and vegan bar food might not seem like a natural combination, but I have good news, plant-based diners: You can join your friends downtown for sports viewing and, dare I say it, enjoy some...

  • List: Halloween events for adults in the Colorado Springs area

    By Carlotta, The Gazette -
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    Oct. 24-31: "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" - Presented by Fire and Ice Theatrical, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 24 and 25, Oct. 29-31, Club Q, 3430 N. Academy Blvd., for ages 18 and older, $10-$20; 422-9423, Oct. 25: BloodLux Bash - Food trucks, creative drinks, entertainment...

  • Mormons address mystery surrounding undergarments

    By BRADY McCOMBS The Associated Press -
    Published: Fri, Oct 31, 2014

    SALT LAKE CITY - The Mormon church is addressing the mystery that has long surrounded undergarments worn by its faithful with a new video explaining the practice in-depth while admonishing ridicule from outsiders about what it considers a symbol of Latter-day Saints' devotion to God....

  • North Korean Ebola policies hit tourism businesses

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    BEIJING (AP) — North Korea's quarantine of arriving foreigners to prevent Ebola has not disrupted business with the nation's largest trading partner, Chinese businesspeople say, although a tourist ban has hurt travel agencies that run tours to the reclusive country. Tourist visits...

  • Putting the kids to work on a sweet potato tart

    Published: Fri, Oct 31, 2014

    It seemed an unlikely goal. I wanted a single solution for two problems — how to keep kids entertained while preparing Thanksgiving dinner AND how to serve sweet potatoes in a fresh, creative way. Turned out to be easier than I thought, so long as I was willing to pitch in to get the...

  • Colorado College geology professor makes discovery of career

    By lance benzel -
    Updated: 2 hr ago

    Colorado College geology professor Christine Siddoway made the discovery of her career from the saddle of a road bike. It was during a climb through North Cheyenne Cañon Park that Siddoway, 52, glimpsed alternating bands of sandstone and granite fused vertically in a rocky slope off...