Coloradans are marking Martin Luther King, Jr. day with marches and parades as well as a rodeo…Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper is wrapping up his tour of the state in Limon and Loveland today as he talks to local officials, business leaders and residents about his economic plan…Electrical power to Fort Carson has been restored after being cut off this morning when high winds knocked over a utility pole…and, the Air Force Academy says more than $143 million in construction projects are under way at the school despite a 12 percent budget cut expected in the current fiscal year.

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July 28, 2016 | NPR · Democratic vice presidential nominee Sen. Tim Kaine introduced himself to America Wednesday night as a fighter, Hillary Clinton’s ally and — your dad.
 

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July 28, 2016 | NPR · The Republican presidential nominee faced a day of harsh criticism from across the political spectrum for appearing to urge Russia to hack his Democratic rival’s email.
 

July 28, 2016 | NPR · The bright object — part of a Chinese rocket — appeared in skies over the western U.S. around 9:30 p.m. Pacific Time last night, sparking a flurry of reports and a number of striking videos.
 

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July 28, 2016 | NPR · Linda Holmes offers another update from the Television Critics Association meeting, this time on Luhrmann’s hip-hop Netflix series The Get Down.
 

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July 28, 2016 | NPR · Movie heroes are fine. But let’s be real — it’s usually the bad guys we find most compelling.
 

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July 28, 2016 | NPR · From the Television Critics Association meeting in Los Angeles, Linda Holmes reports on Netflix’s upcoming Gilmore Girls reunion.
 

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July 28, 2016 | NPR · The Baltimore dream-pop duo’s new video for “The Traveller” plays like an experimental short film.
 

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July 28, 2016 | NPR · The compilation features original songs by Nas, Erykah Badu, Pusha T, Jeremih, French Montana and more.
 

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July 28, 2016 | NPR · For 15 years, the singer’s sharp and reflective songwriting has examined a coming-of-age process that doesn’t end when we reach adulthood.
 

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