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Colorado's plan for meeting rising water demand turns 2 with growing pains ahead
Colorado's plan for meeting rising water demand turns 2 with growing pains ahead

By: Marianne Goodland - 0 5 hr ago

Cotton is the symbol for the second anniversary: According to one definition, cotton is both a symbol of increasing strength and an ability to adapt....

Insights: Colorado ski industry poised to be heard about climate change
Insights: Colorado ski industry poised to be heard about climate change

By: Joey Bunch - 0 Sat, Dec 9, 2017

When outsiders think of Colorado, most don't think of cows. They don't think of aerospace, energy, Palisade peaches or Olathe sweet corn. To those...

California opens online system to license new pot industry
California opens online system to license new pot industry

By: - 0 Sat, Dec 9, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California on Friday began accepting applications from businesses that want to operate in the state's legal marijuana industry next...

Colorado Springs' downtown coal plant least efficient in state, study finds
Colorado Springs' downtown coal plant least efficient in state, study finds

By: Conrad Swanson - 0 Sat, Dec 9, 2017

The Martin Drake Power Plant downtown is the least efficient coal-fired plant in the state and would struggle to compete with other energy sources if...

Patagonia, outdoor retailers fight Trump on US monuments
Patagonia, outdoor retailers fight Trump on US monuments

By: - 0 Fri, Dec 8, 2017

SALT LAKE CITY — Outdoor clothing giant Patagonia and other retailers have jumped into a legal and political battle over President Donald Trump's plan...

Ex-aide: Franks offered $5m to carry his child
Ex-aide: Franks offered $5m to carry his child

By: - 0 Fri, Dec 8, 2017

WASHINGTON — A former aide to Republican Rep. Trent Franks has told The Associated Press the congressman repeatedly pressed her to carry his child, at...

Trump signs 2-week spending bill to avoid shutdown
Trump signs 2-week spending bill to avoid shutdown

By: - 0 Fri, Dec 8, 2017

President Donald Trump on Friday signed a spending bill to avoid a government shutdown and keep the federal government running through Dec. 22. The...

House passes stopgap spending bill to avert weekend shutdown 
House passes stopgap spending bill to avert weekend shutdown 

By: - 0 Fri, Dec 8, 2017

WASHINGTON — The House on Thursday passed a stopgap spending bill to prevent a government shutdown this weekend and buy time for challenging talks on a...

At least 14 U.N. workers killed over 50 wounded in Congo in one of the deadliest attacks on peacekeepers in years
At least 14 U.N. workers killed over 50 wounded in Congo in one of the deadliest attacks on peacekeepers in years

By: - 0 Fri, Dec 8, 2017

NAIROBI — Fourteen United Nations peacekeepers were killed and many more were wounded in an attack late Thursday in eastern Congo, according to the...

Proposed toll lanes turn some in El Paso County against I-25 widening
Proposed toll lanes turn some in El Paso County against I-25 widening

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Fri, Dec 8, 2017

Residents expressed frustration on Thursday night with the state's plan to widen the Interstate 25 "Gap" from Monument to Castle Rock by adding toll...

El Paso County to consider deer population-control strategies
El Paso County to consider deer population-control strategies

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Fri, Dec 8, 2017

El Paso County is joining the conversation by Colorado Springs officials about controlling the deer population on the city's west side and other...

Combative Franken quits, points to GOP tolerance of Trump
Combative Franken quits, points to GOP tolerance of Trump

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 7, 2017

WASHINGTON — Minnesota Sen. Al Franken announced Thursday he will resign from Congress in the coming weeks following a wave of sexual misconduct...

Announcement coming from Sen. Franken amid fresh accusations
Announcement coming from Sen. Franken amid fresh accusations

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 7, 2017

WASHINGTON — Minnesota Democrat Al Franken, facing fresh allegations of sexual misconduct and vanishing support from fellow Democrats, appears to be on...

Trump declares Jerusalem Israeli capital, smashing US policy
Trump declares Jerusalem Israeli capital, smashing US policy

By: - 0 Wed, Dec 6, 2017

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump shattered decades of unwavering U.S. neutrality on Jerusalem Wednesday, declaring the sorely divided holy city as...

As Franken's support collapses, Democrats expect resignation
As Franken's support collapses, Democrats expect resignation

By: - 0 Wed, Dec 6, 2017

WASHINGTON — His once-promising political career in shambles, Minnesota Sen. Al Franken appeared on the verge of resigning after fellow Democrats led...