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‘Everyone tunes in’: Inside Trump’s obsession with cable TV

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During a small working lunch at the White House last month, the question of job security in President Trump’s tumultuous White House came up, and one...

Longmont council to hear request for sanctuary-city designation
Longmont council to hear request for sanctuary-city designation

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Longmont's City Council on Tuesday night is to get a request that it take steps toward officially designating Longmont to be a sanctuary city that...

Nearing 100 days, Trump’s approval at record lows but his base is holding
Nearing 100 days, Trump’s approval at record lows but his base is holding

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President Trump nears the 100-day mark of his administration as the least popular chief executive in modern times, a president whose voters remain...

Former El Paso County commissioner Chuck Brown dies at 89
Former El Paso County commissioner Chuck Brown dies at 89

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 Fri, Apr 21, 2017

Charles "Chuck" Brown, a 14-year former El Paso County commissioner, died Friday at age 89. Brown served on the Board of El Paso County Commissioners...

Florida senator who used racial slur resigns
Florida senator who used racial slur resigns

By: - 0 Fri, Apr 21, 2017

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A Florida state senator who used a racial slur and vulgar language in a conversation with two African-American colleagues resigned...

Prospects fading for tax increase to fund Colorado transportation solution
Prospects fading for tax increase to fund Colorado transportation solution

By: Peter Marcus - 0 Fri, Apr 21, 2017

A proposal to raise money for transportation infrastructure appears to have crashed in the Legislature as supporters scramble to secure the votes...

Colorado Springs, police agree to pay $212,000 to settle racial profiling lawsuit
Colorado Springs, police agree to pay $212,000 to settle racial profiling lawsuit

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Fri, Apr 21, 2017

The City of Colorado Springs has agreed to pay $212,000 to settle a racial profiling lawsuit claiming city cops unlawfully targeted two...

The next big protest in Washington is this weekend’s March for Science. And there are more to follow.
The next big protest in Washington is this weekend’s March for Science. And there are more to follow.

By: - 0 Thu, Apr 20, 2017

Washingtonians will have front-row seats this weekend to witness what has become a familiar backyard scene: another protest on the Mall. Activists...

Reports: U.S. prosecutors weighing charges against WikiLeaks
Reports: U.S. prosecutors weighing charges against WikiLeaks

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WASHINGTON — Two media reports say U.S. prosecutors are preparing or closely considering charges against the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks, including...

Freed Egyptian American prisoner returns home following Trump intervention
Freed Egyptian American prisoner returns home following Trump intervention

By: - 0 Thu, Apr 20, 2017

An Egyptian American charity worker who was imprisoned in Cairo for three years and became the global face of Egypt’s brutal crackdown on civil society...

Colorado House rejects ban on cannabis use in churches, OKs medical marijuana for PTSD
Colorado House rejects ban on cannabis use in churches, OKs medical marijuana for PTSD

By: Peter Marcus - 0 Thu, Apr 20, 2017

As marijuana enthusiasts gathered in Denver's Civic Center on Thursday, praying for rain to hold off during 420 festivities, lawmakers across the park...

Supreme Court bans Jehovah's Witnesses in Russia
Supreme Court bans Jehovah's Witnesses in Russia

By: - 0 Thu, Apr 20, 2017

MOSCOW — Russia's Supreme Court on Thursday banned Jehovah's Witnesses from operating anywhere in the country, accepting a request from the justice...

Colorado lawmakers signal an impasse over Hospital Provider Fee negotiations
Colorado lawmakers signal an impasse over Hospital Provider Fee negotiations

By: Peter Marcus - 0 Thu, Apr 20, 2017

The Colorado Legislature has hit an impasse on a proposal to restructure the Hospital Provider Fee. What started as a bipartisan effort to break a...

Mariachi band ambushes Cory Gardner at members-only Colorado Springs Chamber meeting
Mariachi band ambushes Cory Gardner at members-only Colorado Springs Chamber meeting

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Thu, Apr 20, 2017

U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, who has been criticized for his aversion to holding town halls, was ambushed Wednesday by a mariachi band at what was supposed...

Hickenlooper has little faith in Republican George Brauchler becoming governor
Hickenlooper has little faith in Republican George Brauchler becoming governor

By: Peter Marcus - 0 Thu, Apr 20, 2017

Gov. John Hickenlooper doesn't believe high-profile Republican George Brauchler has a good chance of becoming the next governor. Colorado Politics...

Senate Bill 61 to address unequal funding of charter public schools

Fri, Apr 14, 2017 - 10:59 AM 0

Charter public schools currently enroll 115,000 students in 238 schools across the state. They have been an integral component to the Colorado public...