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Dominic Powelson of Blue Line Protection Group, right, picks up cash from Brooke Dingess at a Strainwise marijuana store in Denver. Legal marijuana bu...

National & World

Killing of two officers triggers backlash

NEW YORK – Civil-rights leaders Sunday condemned the ambush killings of two New York police officers and expressed fear that the backlash over the bloodshed could derail...

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Homebuilder confidence dips

U.S. homebuilders are feeling slightly less confident in their sales prospects heading into next year, even as their overall sales outlook remains favorable.

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Good Earth

Citing risks, N.Y. to ban fracking

ALBANY, N.Y. – The Cuomo administration announced Wednesday that it would ban hydraulic fracturing in New York state, ending years of uncertainty by concluding that the...

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Education Briefs

Ellen Southworth studies abroad

Bates student Ellen Southworth of Durango, spent the fall 2014 semester studying abroad in France at the Paris College of...

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