Regulations for medical marijuana in Colorado could be the most detailed in the country as a rules committee wrapped up work today on hundreds of pages of policies regarding how shops operate…The U.S. Department of Agriculture is boosting funding to help protect sage grouse and sage grouse habitat in 11 Western states, including Colorado…and, Colorado Springs was named one of the top 15 safest cities in the country, coming in at number 14.

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October 20, 2017 | NPR · Shoppers go online for reviews of the products they want to buy — like mattresses. But one reporter found out that reviewers often have cozy business deals with the companies they’re reviewing.
 

October 20, 2017 | NPR · A federal appeals court in Washington, D.C., hears arguments on a case that pits a 17-year-old Mexican girl who is in the U.S. illegally and who wants an abortion against the Trump administration.
 

October 20, 2017 | NPR · A Russian business magazine says it has uncovered details of “trolls” based in St. Petersburg used social media to try to spread discontent and disinformation during the 2016 U.S. election.
 

Arts & Life

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October 20, 2017 | NPR · Yorgos Lanthimos’ deadpan film explores the friendship between a cardiologist (Colin Farrell) and an odd young man (Barry Keoghan) with mysterious intentions.
 

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October 20, 2017 | NPR · Bannon, the man who helped steer and engineer President Trump’s recent political success, underwent an evolution during his time in — of all places — Hollywood.
 

October 20, 2017 | FA · A heart surgeon develops a strange relationship with a teenage boy in Yorgos Lanthimos’ new film. Reviewer Justin Chang says The Killing of a Sacred Deer is an “unnervingly strange” horror movie.
 

Music

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October 20, 2017 | NPR · On Beck’s latest, thrift-store sounds, abrasive noise and his father’s ear-stretching orchestrations all vie for attention at once.
 

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October 20, 2017 | NPR · Their overnight surprise mixtape release comes with an honorable mention for one of Atlanta’s instrumental sonic architects.
 

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October 20, 2017 | WXPN-FM · This year marks the 30th anniversary of her album Solitude Standing, and the 25th of 99.9F°.
 

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