The Sangre de Christo Electric Association has brought in two more crews to help repair downed power lines in Custer and Fremont Counties…Colorado’s Democratic House leader is stepping down from the post to focus on his race against incumbent Republican Congressman Scott Tipton…and, Colorado parks and wildlife commissioners have adopted changes in the state’s regulations for hunting turkeys.

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May 6, 2016 | NPR · When children view their abilities as something they can change over time, they’re more apt to deal well with challenges, researchers say. And what parents say can help or hurt.
 

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May 6, 2016 | NPR · The fires near Fort McMurray, Alberta, have been burning all week, and responders are still far from containing them. Take a look at how the emergency has unfolded.
 

May 6, 2016 | NPR · Some 50,000 pounds of tubers were scattered across hundreds of yards of highway in Charlotte, blocking the road for hours and setting off a mashup of potato-related puns.
 

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May 6, 2016 | NPR · Neil Leifer is behind some of the defining sports images of the last 60 years. In his book Relentless, he describes the special mix of luck and skill that helped him capture those memorable moments.
 

May 6, 2016 | NPR · Red light, green light! Every answer in this final round will contain one of these three words: red, yellow or green.
 

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May 6, 2016 | NPR · Rose McGowan rekindles her witchcraft and recites spells from Charmed’s Book of Spells.
 

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May 6, 2016 | NPR · The band’s ninth album, the title of which is still unannounced, will come out on Sunday. The band also released a new song, “Daydreaming,” with a video directed by Paul Thomas Anderson.
 

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May 6, 2016 | NPR · When you hear Monika, life feels good: The Greek singer’s performances and presence are simply winning. Watch her perform four songs from Secret In The Dark at the NPR Music offices.
 

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May 6, 2016 | NPR · In an audibly collaborative, thoughtfully layered track, Hannah Mohan and company zero in on what happens when a tight-knit group gets a little too close.
 

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