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  • Trump intends to declare North Korea a state sponsor of terror
    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Monday that he intends to declare North Korea a state sponsor of terror. Trump called the move a long overdue step and part of the U.S. “maximum pressure campaign” against the North. North Korea was last on the U.S. list of state sponsors of terror in... Read more »
  • More Massachusetts towns start opting in for recreational marijuana
    BOSTON — They may not be mad about reefer, but a growing number of Massachusetts communities are leaving their borders open to commercial marijuana businesses, bucking a wave of bans and moratoriums that followed voter approval of legal recreational pot. Recent votes in several cities and towns against prohibitions on pot... Read more »
  • Summit County nonprofits struggle with skyrocketing health care premiums
    Hugh Carey, Summit DailyAn employee helps sort clothes in the Family & Intercultural Resource Center thrift store Thursday, Sept. 7, in Dillon. Shopping for a group health insurance plan for her employees has become a grim reality for Jennifer Schenk, the executive director of the High Country Conservation Center. HC3 currently covers... Read more »
  • Aspen police continue search for vandal who slashed $3 million painting
    ScreenshotScreenshot from surveillance cameras of man right before he slashes the painting. The disguised man who ran into a downtown Aspen art gallery last spring and slashed a $3 million painting lives or is based outside the United States, which has slowed the investigation into the incident, police said last week. “(We’re)... Read more »
  • Trump: NFL should suspend Oakland Raiders’ Marshawn Lynch
    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says the NFL should suspend Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch. Lynch sat during most of the U.S. anthem and stood for the Mexican anthem before Sunday’s game against the Patriots at Azteca Stadium in Mexico City. Related ArticlesNovember 16, 2017 Michael Bennett and other athletes call on... Read more »
  • Longmont stabbing victim ID’d as Green Mountain High grad
    The woman who was stabbed to death Saturday evening at a Longmont apartment complex has been identified by Green Mountain High School as Makayla Grote, a 2016 graduate of the Lakewood high school. In a letter to students and parents on Sunday, the school confirmed Grote was the victim. Photo provided by... Read more »
  • White House: True cost of opioid epidemic tops $500 billion
    WASHINGTON — The White House says the true cost of the opioid drug epidemic in 2015 was $504 billion, or roughly half a trillion dollars. In an analysis to be released Monday, the Council of Economic Advisers says the figure is more than six times larger than the most recent estimate.... Read more »
  • The Morning After: 5 takeaways from the Avalanche’s OT victory at Detroit
    DETROIT — The Avalanche used a come-from-behind effort to defeat the Detroit Red Wings 4-3 in overtime Sunday at Little Caesars Arena. Some observations: 1. Keeper. Teenage defenseman Samuel Girard played in his 10th NHL game, ensuring that he will not be sent back to his junior team in Quebec. Girard,... Read more »
  • Second woman accuses U.S. Sen. Al Franken of inappropriate touching
    WASHINGTON — A second woman has accused Minnesota Sen. Al Franken of inappropriate touching, saying Monday that he put his hand on her bottom as they posed for a picture at the Minnesota State Fair in 2010 — after he had begun his career in the Senate.Lindsay Menz told CNN... Read more »
  • Broncos fire offensive coordinator Mike McCoy after six-game losing streak
    Following the Broncos’ six-consecutive loss, head coach Vance Joseph informed offensive coordinator Mike McCoy on Monday that he was fired. Bill Musgrave will take over as coordinator and play-caller for the remainder of the season, and Klint Kubiak, previously offensive assistant/quarterbacks, has been elevated to quarterbacks coach. The move comes after... Read more »

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BREAKING NEWS…Death Toll Rises to 12 in Oaxaca as Govt Represses Teacher Protests

Editors Note: Mexican government officials continue to attack teachers. It has been only 9 months when 43 student teachers, “normalistas” as ...
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