Politics

Federal aid: How the Democrats who run Colorado plan to spend $3.8 billion

The state of Colorado has a rough sketch of how it plans to spend $3.8 billion in federal pandemic recovery money. Colorado’s top Democrats, both state and congressional, assembled on the steps of the State Capitol Building on Monday morning to explain their plan. About $2 billion will be allocated in the coming weeks, while […]

Business

‘Shoppers aid growth but economic slowdown ahead’

The UK economy may have grown by as much as 17% in the three months to the end of September, says the EY Item Club, but slower growth may follow. Shoppers splurged during the period as coronavirus lockdown restrictions were lifted, it said. It is a rosier vision than the one offered by Item Club […]

World News

Massive bombardment hits Tripoli as water supplies threatened

TRIPOLI (Reuters) – A withering bombardment shook Tripoli on Sunday as the eastern-based forces of Khalifa Haftar fought overnight for new territory in the southern suburbs after losing ground recently around the city. Adding to the misery of Tripoli residents, the main water supplier to northwest Libya said armed men in the south had stormed […]