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DENVER | Colorado VA hospital plagued by delays, high costs to open

DENVER — It’s more than $1 billion over budget and five years behind schedule, but an elaborate new veterans hospital is finally ready to open in suburban Denver with the promise of state-of-the-art medical care. The $1.7 billion Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center made it through nearly a decade of management blunders, legal battles, … Continue reading DENVER | Colorado VA hospital plagued by delays, high costs to open

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico | Authorities: Close to $100K found after deadly bus crash

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Authorities investigating a deadly commercial passenger bus crash along a New Mexico highway said Friday that one of the passengers was carrying a backpack filled with almost $100,000 in cash. Sandoval County Sheriff’s Lt. Keith Elder confirmed during a news conference that the money was discovered after the passenger was transported to … Continue reading ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico | Authorities: Close to $100K found after deadly bus crash

DENVER | Trump administration seeks endangered species rule changes

DENVER — The Trump administration wants to change how endangered species are protected by the U.S. government. Administration officials on Thursday proposed new rules they said would advance conservation by simplifying and improving how the landmark Endangered Species Act is used. The changes include potential limits on habitat protections, an end to automatic protections for … Continue reading DENVER | Trump administration seeks endangered species rule changes

DENVER | US eases Obama-era coal ash pollution rules for utilities

DENVER — The Trump administration on Wednesday eased rules for handling toxic coal ash from more than 400 U.S. coal-fired power plants after utilities pushed back against regulations adopted under former President Barack Obama. Environmental Protection Agency acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler said the changes would save utilities roughly $30 million annually. The move represents the … Continue reading DENVER | US eases Obama-era coal ash pollution rules for utilities

DENVER | US coal ash pollution rules eased after industry balks

DENVER — The Trump administration is easing rules for handling toxic coal ash from more than 400 coal-fired power plants across the U.S. after utilities objected to regulations adopted under former President Barack Obama. Environmental Protection Agency acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler said Wednesday the changes will save utilities roughly $30 million annually. Documents show most … Continue reading DENVER | US coal ash pollution rules eased after industry balks

Colorado News: Metro Denver Man, Daniel B. Rudden Charged With Wire Fraud After Implementing A Ponzi Scheme

DENVER, Co. – Daniel B. Rudden, age 71, of Denver, Colorado, was charged by criminal complaint with one count of Wire Fraud after implementing a multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme, U.S. Attorney Bob Troyer and FBI Denver Division Special Agent in Charge Calvin Shivers announced.  Rudden appeared yesterday at the hearing pursuant to an arrest warrant and … Continue reading Colorado News: Metro Denver Man, Daniel B. Rudden Charged With Wire Fraud After Implementing A Ponzi Scheme

DENVER | Judge asked to keep public away from ex-nuke weapons plant

DENVER — A retired professor testified Tuesday he found evidence that billions of particles of plutonium had escaped from a former nuclear weapons plant in Colorado and settled on land that is now a wildlife refuge, raising concerns about whether the site is safe for the public. But an attorney for the federal government countered … Continue reading DENVER | Judge asked to keep public away from ex-nuke weapons plant

Apartments.com Reveals the Top Five Cities for Rooftop Deck Spaces with Impeccable Views

ATLANTA/ July 17, 2018 (STL.News) — With temperatures rising and summer in the air, it is the perfect time to enjoy fresh air and vast views from a rooftop deck. From grills to gardens, pools to dog parks, outdoor decks are often a sought-after amenity by renters, providing a space for get togethers, relaxation, fun … Continue reading Apartments.com Reveals the Top Five Cities for Rooftop Deck Spaces with Impeccable Views