Fire danger remains high in Southern Colorado (Chieftain). El Paso County is placed under a fire ban (Gazette).

In Colorado Springs, the vote count is set to resume this morning, with 9,000-10,000 ballots still to count. Unofficial and incomplete counts show Richard Skorman and Steve Bach headed for the mayoral run-off. Jan Martin leads the Council At-Large race, with 11% of the vote. In the 2nd District Council race, Angela Dougan has garnered 40% of the vote, and in the 3rd District race, there’s no clear winner with less than 150 votes separating Lisa Czelatdko from Michael Merrifield. Both issue 1A and 1B appear to be passing, though 1A is a much tighter contest, with 53% of voters saying yes (KRCC).

The original King’s Chef owner passes away (Gazette). At Fort Carson, families of soldiers preparing to deploy get ‘training’ (Gazette).

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December 13, 2017 | NPR · Senate Finance Committee chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, says House and Senate Republicans have agreed on a final tax bill. GOP leaders aim to pass it next week.
 

December 13, 2017 | NPR · Brett Talley had been rated “unanimously unqualified” by the American Bar Association in part because he had not tried a case or argued a motion in federal court.
 

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December 13, 2017 | NPR · The former Apprentice contestant is stepping down effective Jan. 20, according to the White House, where she was the highest-ranking African-American.
 

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December 13, 2017 | NPR · Niniane Wang, an experienced engineer with a startup incubator, says she was harassed by a male investor. She wanted to be certain that when she came forward, she wouldn’t be ignored.
 

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December 13, 2017 | NPR · Want to take your homemade treats to the next level? We’ve got three recipes to put warmth, color and a little wow on your holiday table from chef Yotam Ottolenghi.
 

December 12, 2017 | NPR · Fred Shapiro, editor of the Yale Book of Quotations, talks about his top 10 quotes for 2017. The quotes span politics, Hollywood, sports and international affairs.
 

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December 13, 2017 | NPR · The songs of the year reflected deep needs — for safety, respect, money, self-definition, revolution — and often delivered their own form of satisfaction.
 

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