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DENVER | Trump eases US methane rules as Colorado says state’s work

DENVER — The Trump administration is rolling back some U.S. regulations on climate-changing methane pollution, calling them expensive and burdensome, but Colorado says its rules are working — and they have industry support. Energy companies have found and repaired about 73,000 methane leaks since 2015 under a state-required oil field inspection program, according to the … Continue reading DENVER | Trump eases US methane rules as Colorado says state’s work

DENVER | United Airlines flight evacuated after blown tires in Denver

DENVER — Passengers and crew on a United Airlines flight were bused to a concourse at Denver International Airport because of two blown tires. Airport spokeswoman Emily Williams says Flight 448 from Boston landed safely before the problem was discovered Monday evening. United released a statement saying the tires on the Boeing 737 flattened after … Continue reading DENVER | United Airlines flight evacuated after blown tires in Denver

DENVER | Man admits slaying wife, blames her for daughters’ deaths

DENVER — The father of two young girls found submerged in oil tanks after being missing for days told authorities his pregnant wife killed the children after learning he wanted a separation, and that he erupted in rage after witnessing the killings and strangled their mother inside the family’s suburban Denver home, according to court … Continue reading DENVER | Man admits slaying wife, blames her for daughters’ deaths

DENVER | Vital US reservoir OK for now, but shortages are looming

DENVER— A vital reservoir on the Colorado River will be able to meet the demands of Mexico and the U.S. Southwest for the next 13 months, but a looming shortage could trigger cutbacks as soon as the end of 2019, officials said Wednesday. A forecast from the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation echoes previous warnings that … Continue reading DENVER | Vital US reservoir OK for now, but shortages are looming

DENVER | 9 injured in apparent natural gas explosion in Denver

DENVER  — Nine people were injured, one critically, by an apparent natural gas explosion in Denver on Tuesday, firefighters said. Capt. Greg Pixley, a spokesman for the Denver Fire Department, said seven bystanders were treated for minor injuries and released after a portion of a brick rowhouse was leveled in the blast just south of … Continue reading DENVER | 9 injured in apparent natural gas explosion in Denver

Proptech startup, Estated, surpasses 100M properties

DENVER/ AUGUST 14, 2018 (STL.News) Estated skyrocketed past a milestone of reaching over 100M properties in their database this week. This breakthrough comes six months ahead of schedule to provide 150+ data points on over 100M properties across the US. With a simple integration, it allows businesses from mortgage lending, utilities, and home services to … Continue reading Proptech startup, Estated, surpasses 100M properties

DENVER | Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird

DENVER— Some governors in the U.S. West say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region. The directive, issued in late July, severely limits a type of land swap involving federal property. Critics say that eliminates an important technique for saving habitat … Continue reading DENVER | Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird

DENVER | Governors say ban on land deals could hurt beleaguered bird

DENVER — Some governors in the U.S. West say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region. The directive, issued in late July, severely limits a type of land swap involving federal property. Critics say that eliminates an important technique for saving … Continue reading DENVER | Governors say ban on land deals could hurt beleaguered bird