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Peggy Grande: Democrats beware -- British election is final nail in the coffin of the globalist experiment

Is there really anything surprising about wanting to control one`s own destiny?

Summit Suds: Ullr Fest revelers break unofficial shot ski record

I hope you’ll forgive me for breaking from the topic of beer to write about other alcoholic beverages in the spirit of the season. On Thursday, Dec. 12, Breckenridge reclaimed the unofficial title of putting...

Broomfield threatens legal action over noise complaints

Broomfield claims Extraction Oil & Gas, Inc. is in breach of contract over high noise levels. Extraction says it will take immediate action.

The best holiday deals you can get right now: TCL TVs, Nintendo Switch, Xbox and more - CNET

There are some awesome Black Friday-like deals on all sorts of electronics. Save $70 on Bose noise-cancelling headphones or get $80 off the latest iPad.

Colin Firth and Wife Livia Separate After 22 Years of Marriage

The news comes two years after she admitted to an affair with the couple`s alleged stalker.

ECO bus falls into river during Highway 6 accident; extended closure in effect

Two people were injured when an Eagle County transit system bus collided with a pickup truck Friday afternoon in Edwards. The occupants of the work truck were transported to Vail Health Hospital with injuries. The...

Christmas service caters to those feeling blue

Our Savior’s Lutheran Church invites the community to A “Blue Christmas” service at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 18. Christmas can be a time of painful loneliness and emptiness for those who have suffered a tragic... The post Christmas service caters to those feeling blue appeared first on Greeley Tribune .

Wiggins boys basketball is young but well built

Wiggins Tigers basketball is young but built of returning starters. The experienced players have learned the style of head coach Andy Stumpf and are stepping up in their roles. “I wouldn’t say it’s a building year; I think we’re kind of stepping up,” head coach Corey Stumpf said. “I’ve had freshmen and sophomores get a […]

Nurses sleep less before a scheduled shift, hindering patient care and safety

Nurses sleep nearly an hour and a half less before work days compared to days off, which hurts patient care and safety, finds a new study.

Todd Snyder x New Balance Debut Colorful M997 Sneaker Collab

Menswear titan Todd Snyder and heritage sneakermaker New Balance continue their creative partnership with a colorful new take on the Made in USA 997 sneaker. Taking inspiration from Snyder`s time spent in upstate Hudson, New York, his latest collab with New Balance is meant to channel "the ...

Voluntary depopulation

During the first two weeks of December, delegates from around the world are meeting in Madrid for the latest round of international negotiations to address climate change. Although the Trump administration has stated its intention to withdraw from the historic 2015 Paris agreement, a congressional delegation led by House speaker Nancy Pelosi is attending the […] The post Voluntary depopulation appeared first on Boulder Weekly .

Music Pick: MC Chris

Nerdcore/hip-hop/pop-punk crossover artist MC Chris was most recently heard on the soundtrack to Kevin Smith’s Jay & Silent Bob Reboot — appropriate for the comedian turned musician. His 10th studio album, MC Chris is Good Music, was released last year, hot on the heels of his second children’s album Marshmellow Campground. The guy is an […] The post Music Pick: MC Chris appeared first on LA Weekly .

Hambone`s in Lawrenceville reopens after `accounting mistake` on taxes

The Allegheny County Treasurer`s office padlocked the bar Thursday for unpaid taxes.

Supreme Court will take up Trump’s broad claims of protection from investigation

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court announced Friday that it will take up President Donald Trump’s broad claims of protection from investigation, raising the prospect of a landmark election-year ruling on the limits of presidential power. A New York prosecutor and three Democratic-led congressional committees have won lower-court decisions granting them access to a broad range […]

Apple aims for better iPhone photos using AI and infrared

The quality of the photos smartphones capture has become increasingly important, and Apple just acquired a company called Spectral Edge to ensure future iPhone photos look even better. As Bloomberg reports , Spectral Edge is based in Cambridge, England and focused on developing technology that improves the photos we take automatically. It does this using a combination of capturing an infrared version of each photo taken and then using machine learning to use it for image enhancement. The end result is a crisper photograph with more accurate colors. Clearly Apple is impressed by what Spectral Edge was doing because it acquired the company. Although there`s been no official announcement yet, Peter Ronald Denwood is now listed as a director at the company . He`s better known as one of Apple`s corporate lawyers. It`s also telling that all other board members have been terminated, leaving Apple in control. Read more... More about Apple , Iphone , Spectral Edge , Tech , and Big Tech Companies

In surprise decision, US approves muscular dystrophy drug

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health regulators approved a second drug for a debilitating form of muscular dystrophy, a surprise decision after the medication was rejected for safety concerns just four months ago.

Trump calls impeachment vote ’embarrassment’ to nation

WASHINGTON  |  President Donald Trump declared Friday’s House committee vote to impeach him “an embarrassment to our country” and refused to back away from the charge that first ensnared him in the scandal. Almost simultaneous to the vote, Rudy Giuliani, the president’s personal lawyer, turned up at the White House to discuss Ukraine. With a […]

Bock’s Office: ‘Frozen II’ is a solid sequel but shows some cracks

The heated fervor for one of Disney`s biggest animated titles may have died down six years later, but the action of "Frozen II" is still pretty cool.

City Parks Lengthens Bluestem Prairie Open Space Trail

Bluestem Prairie Open Space has recently had more than 4 miles of trail added to its existing 2-mile (one way) out-and-back trail.  The extension of the trail has turned what had been a rather unremarkable hike into a more scenic trek.…

Business sales, Retail sales

Today’s trade agreement will do nothing to reverse the tariff induced deceleration well underway in the economy: This is through Q3: The post Business sales, Retail sales appeared first on The Center of the Universe .

A disappearing house

A mile west and a few yards north of my house, one of my favorite biking routes begin. It’s a 12-mile ribbon of road that becomes increasingly rural as it heads north. After about four [...] This post A disappearing house previously appeared on North Forty News .

Steve Addazio can “overcome” unfamiliarity with CSU and Front Range, says Rams icon Sonny Lubick

The CSU Rams have plucked an apple from the Urban Meyer family tree. Just not the piece Rams fans anticipated a week ago.

Supreme Court to Rule on Release of Trump’s Financial Records

The court’s ruling, expected by June, could release information the president has tried to protect. Or the justices could rule that his financial affairs are not legitimate subjects of inquiry so long as he remains in office.

Happy Hour (23 Photos)

The bell rings, the whistle blows, it`s 5 o`clock somewhere...now it`s YOUR time. Time to loosen the tie, grab an icy cold one or adult beverage on the rocks. You worked hard today (or pretended to) so you deserve a break-reward yourself with thoughts of that classic car you are working for, that beautiful woman waiting for you, that special one you can`t wait to meet one day. Go ahead, jump on that bike, pour that beer, kick back and turn the game on. Grab your buddies to meet for poker, pool, cigars and whiskey. Or jump in the truck and get away from it all lost in the log cabin in the woods. It`s time to make you happy. The post Happy Hour (23 Photos) appeared first on Suburban Men .

`RHOA` Star Eva Marcille`s Ex Blows Child Custody Case in Georgia

Eva Marcille is taking round one in the child custody battle her ex-BF started, now that a judge in Georgia`s told him to kick rocks ... back to Cali. According to new legal docs obtained by TMZ ... the `Real Housewives of Atlanta` star will…

Roku Built the Dominant Streaming Box. Now It`s Under Siege

An anonymous reader shares a report: More than 30 million people use a Roku device to navigate the constellation of streaming TV services. The company`s portfolio includes the "stick" ($49.99), which resembles a USB drive; the "puck" ($79.99), a black square with smooth edges and minimal detailing; and a $400 smart TV with Roku`s operating system. The more expensive options offer better image quality and such features as extra digital storage space. As the era of cable and satellite TV dims, Chief Executive Officer Anthony Wood says Roku is poised to keep capitalizing on the boom in streaming video. It`s an independent player that can work well with all the entrants, he says, including new services from Disney and Apple and forthcoming ones from AT&T and Comcast. "It`s satisfying to see the world be all in on streaming," says Wood. "That`s nothing but excellent for Roku." Many investors on Wall Street agree: The company`s stock is up more than 300% this year, and Roku is valued at over $17 billion. Having built the dominant box, Roku is under siege from companies that recognize the value of its business model. Google sells a competing smart TV operating system. Samsung sells more than a dozen smart TVs that don`t use Roku`s operating system. Comcast is giving its internet subscribers a free streaming box. AT&T is offering a box for its customers. Apple is investing billions in streaming shows designed in part to strengthen the appeal of its hardware. But Roku`s biggest challenger is Amazon.com, which is vying for tie-in deals for its Fire TV with smart TV manufacturers and battling for supremacy in international markets. In September it announced a major expansion in Europe, where Roku is less dominant. Read more of this story at Slashdot.

Feds sue Fort Collins home care agency over alleged VA bribe scheme

FORT COLLINS — Two Fort Collins residents are due to plead guilty to federal bribery charges next year in connection with a multi-million dollar kickback scheme within the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. In its complaint filed Thursday, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for Colorado alleges that Glenn and Catherine Beach bribed former Veterans Affairs official Joseph Prince with $122,472 to steer spina bifida patients and beneficiaries to Fort Collins-based Gracewood Home Health Agency LLC for in-home care services. Prince, who worked for the VA in Denver, was charged last year with 44 counts of bribery and money laundering. Federal agents allege that he referred patients to shell companies that he, his family and friends owned. Those companies allegedly overcharged the department for hourly care, pocketed the rest and gave a kickback to Prince.  The scheme is believed to have cost the VA about $18 million in overpayments, with $1.5 million of that going directly to Prince. He is due to go to trial next year, according to court filings. The Beaches were released without bond and are due back in court for a guilty plea hearing on Jan. 9, 2020, according to court records. Federal bribery carries a penalty of two years in prison and a fine of at least $250,000. Nathan Chambers, the attorney of record for Glenn Beach, did not respond to a request for comment Friday.

Fremont County Sheriff’s Office: Man arrested for sexual assault

Jacob Christopher Hance, 22, DUI (drugs), no turn signal on vehicle and violation of a protection order. Caitlyn Elese Yandell, 22, failure to appear on theft charges $50-$300, fugitive of justice/failure to appear (El Paso County) – second-degree burglary of building, fugitive of justice/failure to appear (El Paso County) – attempt to influence a public […]

List of Lists: Home Health Care

See the top 5 home health care agencies in Colorado Springs for 2017, 2018 and 2019, ranked by number of visits in the previous year. The post List of Lists: Home Health Care appeared first on The Colorado Springs Business Journal .

Loveland Post Office plans open house Wednesday

The Loveland Post Office at 446 E. 29th St. will hold a customer appreciation open house at 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18.