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Vote for the best pizza in Denver in our championship bracket — The Know

We’ve made it to the finals of the Denver pizza bracket, with two contenders left tossing pies: Deli Italia and Cart-Driver. What a matchup. Both are favorites in their respective neighborhoods. Cart-Driver has two Denver shops — in RiNo and Highland — and the original just reopened last week after a renovation. Deli Italia, meanwhile, […]

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Woman killed, child injured in T-bone crash in Longmont

One woman died following a T-bone crash in Longmont Thursday evening, and a 3-year-old, who was ejected out of a vehicle, was seriously injured. On Thursday at 5:57 p.m., police and firefighters in Longmont responded to East 17th Avenue and Alpine Street after receiving a report of a crash involving two vehicles. The intersection is […]

Politics

Biden open to compromise on infrastructure, but not inaction – The Denver Post

President Joe Biden drew a red line on his $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan Wednesday, saying he is open to compromise on how to pay for the package but inaction is unacceptable. The president turned fiery in an afternoon speech, saying that the United States is failing to build, invest and research for the future and […]

Business

Denver area lost $1B in COVID convention cancellations; now, bookings starting to come back – The Denver Post

Conventions were the canary in the coal mine for the economic devastation COVID-19 would bring to Denver. When the American Physical Society canceled its March 2020 meeting at the Colorado Convention Center downtown with two days’ notice, there were some early hopes it might be an isolated event. At that point, there hadn’t even been […]

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Ethiopia’s conflict in Tigray: Women describe how rape is used as a weapon

In the Ethiopian city of Adigrat, the general hospital may be the only thing that actually works in a community which now lacks all government-run services. The health facility’s front door is firmly open and the wards are full. In fact, there are far more patients than beds, and we watched the staff treat gunshot […]

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U.S. narrows in on organized extremists in U.S. Capitol siege probe

As members of the Oath Keepers paramilitary group shouldered their way through the mob and up the steps to the U.S. Capitol, their plans for Jan. 6 were clear, authorities say. “Arrest this assembly, we have probable cause for acts of treason, election fraud,” someone commanded over an encrypted messaging app some extremists used to […]

Politics

Budget 2021: Rise in corporation tax and freeze on thresholds as Rishi Sunak tries to recover COVID debt

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has set out an extra £65bn in COVID support for employees and businesses – but announced a freeze on income tax thresholds and a rise in corporation tax to help pay back the UK’s rising debts. In his budget speech, Mr Sunak set out a three-part plan to “protect jobs and livelihoods […]

Business

Colorado-built Dream Chaser inching closer to future landings in Florida after space missions

It’s built in Louisville but the Dream Chaser commercial space ship is creeping closer to an eventual landing on a storied runway in Florida, according to Sierra Nevada Corp. On Monday, Sierra Nevada announced that federal aviation authorities have granted the Cape Canaveral Spaceport Shuttle Landing Facility in Florida a license to serve as a […]

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NFL’s revenue dip in pandemic significant, but not crippling

New York Giants co-owner John Mara could have been speaking for all in the tight-lipped world of NFL finances by saying his club’s pandemic-induced losses in revenue have been substantial but not crippling. The biggest positive in this season of COVID-19 might not be measurable: the value of finishing on time in Tampa with the […]

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Arrest made in connection with two Aurora explosions

Police on Friday night arrested an Aurora man they believe to be behind the recent detonation of two explosive devices in southeast Aurora. Scott Alan Campbell was arrested on investigation of attempted first-degree murder, first-degree arson and possession of a weapon by a previous offender, Aurora police said in a Saturday morning news release. Campbell […]