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The last time Denver was this cold on Sept. 8 was 58 years ago

Denver tied a record-low temperature Tuesday evening at 31 degrees, according to the National Weather Service in Boulder. The last time Denver reached this record low on Sept. 8 was 58 years ago in 1962. Although not a lot of snow fell over the Denver metro area early Tuesday, light snowfall created foggy conditions in […]

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June 2020 was Colorado’s biggest marijuana sales month ever

June marks the first month in Colorado history that recreational marijuana shops sold more than $150 million worth of products as cannabis consumption during the COVID-19 pandemic continues to set industry records. Recreational marijuana consumers spent $158,102,628 at Colorado shops in June, according to data from the Department of Revenue’s Marijuana Enforcement Division. It’s a […]

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Last decade was warmest since Industrial Revolution, report warns

The decade up to 2019 was the warmest since the Industrial Revolution, according to a bleak new assessment of the state of the global climate. Last year was one of the three warmest years since 1850, the 30th Bulletin of The American Meteorological Society said. Meanwhile, every decade since 1980 has been warmer than the […]

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Analysis: Diab was meant to fail. He did it well

The political establishment that appointed Hassan Diab as Lebanon’s PM only stood to benefit from his failure. Beirut, Lebanon – “They” controlled the state.  “They” blocked the government’s reform efforts. “They” were ultimately to blame for a catastrophic explosion that ripped through Beirut a week ago. In his resignation speech on Monday evening, Lebanese Prime […]