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Last updated: Oct 15 2019 23:29 IST RSS 2.0
 
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No relief from fracking industry on Colorado’s Front Range 15.10.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Advocates hope new laws will bring changes, but they aren’t seeing much yet.
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On Philanthropy: The “secret sauce” of thriving 100-year families 13.10.2019 Denver Post: Business
When working with affluent families, I often hear the popular warning: “Shirtsleeves-to-shirtsleeves in three generations.” This quote suggests that a family’s wealth often disappears by the time it reaches the grandchildren of the wealth-creating generation.
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PHOTOS: Four Directions All Nations march and rally, in Denver Colorado 13.10.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The Four Directions All Nations march and rally was held on October 12, 2019 in Denver, Colo.
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Judges block green card denials for immigrants on public aid 12.10.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Federal judges in three states on Friday temporarily blocked Donald Trump's policy to deny green cards to many immigrants who use Medicaid, food stamps and other government benefits, dealing a setback to one of the president's most aggressive moves yet to cut legal immigration and make it more based on employment skills than family ties.
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PHOTOS: Greta Thunberg joins Denver climate protest 12.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Hundreds gathered in Denver’s Civic Center on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, for a climate protest featuring, among others, climate activist Greta Thunberg. The event was organized by a diverse group, including the International Indigenous Youth Council, Fridays for Future, Youth Climate Strikes U.S., 350 Colorado, Greenpeace and Extinction Rebellion Denver and was held shortly after a Sept. 20 climate strike.
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Crowd rallies in Denver’s Civic Center to hear teen climate activist Greta Thunberg 12.10.2019 Denver Post: Local
Hundreds of people are gathering in Denver's Civic Center Friday for a climate protest featuring teen climate activist Greta Thunberg, whose fiery remarks last month during the United Nations climate change conference made her an international hero.
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Turkey begins offensive against Kurdish fighters in Syria after U.S. forces pull back 10.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Turkey launched airstrikes, fired artillery and began a ground offensive against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria on Wednesday after U.S. troops pulled back from the area, paving the way for an assault on forces that have long been allied with the United States.
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Teen Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg to strike Friday with Denver climate activists 10.10.2019 Denver Post: Local
Sixteen-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg who gained notoriety after speaking in front of the United Nations Climate Action Summit and being mocked by President Donald Trump is participating in a strike Friday in Denver.
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Guest Commentary: Our foremothers taught us an important lesson: Speak up, show up, shape history 8.10.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
We have a lot to be proud of – and yet, we have a lot to do. More than ever, it’s time to influence history again and create new opportunities by voting, by getting involved and by caring about what’s happening in our state.
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A thrift store on Tennyson Street gutted by fire in 2016 is being sold, broker says 3.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Some in the neighborhood are apprehensive that the unidentified buyer could turn a corner that for generations has provided a wallet-friendly place for people to shop into another stack of condos or apartments.
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Climate activists take aim at ‘Wall Street West’ 1.10.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Last week, protestors shut down business in San Francisco’s financial center.
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Community members, activists, gather at Commerce City park, call for shut down of nearby refinery 27.9.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Community members and organizers threw a fiesta in a Commerce City park Thursday night, singing and dancing to live Mariachi music, and calling for the nearby Suncor oil refinery to shut down. 
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Yelp’s “top phrases that define Denver” read like our basic restaurant instincts 25.9.2019 Denver Post: Food
These are the words and phrases that most define Denver diners, according to a Yelp analysis released today.
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Aurora police warn of service delays, closed streets related to ICE protests 21.9.2019 Denver Post: Local
The Aurora Police Department won't respond to routine traffic accidents from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday because substantial numbers of officers will be monitoring a planned protest rally outside an ICE detention facility.
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“It’s Russian roulette”: State authorities concerned by street drug in some CBD vapes 17.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Jay Jenkins says he hesitated when a buddy suggested they vape CBD.
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Are we just high, or is Colorado the No. 1 market for jam bands? 9.9.2019 Denver Post: Entertainment
For her 129th and most recent Phish show, Chella Negro invited her friend Timmi Lasley to Dick's Sporting Goods Park to watch the legendary jam band play its ninth annual run of Labor Day weekend concerts. "Saturday was one of top 10 best Phish shows I've ever seen," Negro said… Read more »
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Jeffco Public Schools suggests manhunt for armed woman pulled down CMAS participation 9.9.2019 Denver Post: Local
The manhunt earlier this year for a Florida woman allegedly obsessed with the Columbine shooters may have hurt participation in state tests enough to push two high schools' ratings down, officials with Jeffco Public Schools said.
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More than half of Denver’s public schools are segregated, 25 years after busing ended 8.9.2019 Denver Post: Local
Nearly 25 years after Denver was allowed to stop the court-ordered busing designed to desegregate its buildings, more than half of the city's public schools are as segregated as they were in the late 1960s, and students complain that others are integrated in name only, with white and Asian students making up the majority of advanced classes.
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Illinois golfer leads Colorado Senior Open at Green Valley Ranch Golf Club 29.8.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Britt Pavelonis of Harrisburg, Ill., took the first-round lead of the CoBank Colorado Senior Open by shooting a 6-under-par 66 at Green Valley Ranch Golf Club.
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Boulder reverses course, resumes providing off-duty police officers to immigration contractor BI, Inc. 29.8.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
After barring Gunbarrel-based BI Incorporated from paying the city for off-duty police officers to make extra patrols at its offices earlier this month at the direction of the City Manager's and City Attorney's offices, Boulder has resumed allowing the business to use the service
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