Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper is getting his first bill of the year from the state legislature…Farmers in 10 eastern Colorado counties are eligible to apply for emergency loans and other help under a drought disaster designation…University of Colorado president Bruce Benson is defending raises for top administrators after tuition was raised for students…and, Republican presidential candidates Ron Paul and Rick Santorum are scheduled to hit Colorado tomorrow.

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February 10, 2016 | NPR · Vespers were held in the royal chapel of Hampton Court Palace, one of Henry VIII’s residences, on Tuesday. Henry, of course, famously broke with the Catholic Church in the 16th century.
 

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February 10, 2016 | NPR · In a plea deal, Baca admitted he lied when he said he didn’t know anything about efforts to obstruct an FBI probe into corruption and abuse in his department.
 

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February 10, 2016 | KJZZ · Humans rely on dogs to search for bombs. But the increasingly common Improvised Explosive Devices can be made with ordinary ingredients — and it is posing a new challenge for bomb-sniffing dogs.
 

Arts & Life

February 10, 2016 | NPR · To research her new novel for young readers, author Sara Pennypacker consulted with a red fox expert. Her takeaway? “They’re brilliant. Foxes are so brilliant,” she says.
 

February 10, 2016 | NPR · Packed with music references and enough science to keep its time travel premise plausible, Every Anxious Wave “rings with a uniqueness that transcends the tropes of time travel and indie romance.”
 

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February 10, 2016 | FA · The brothers’ latest project, Togetherness, is about four people in their late 30s who live in Los Angeles. Mark Duplass describes it as a “deeply personal television show.”
 

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February 10, 2016 | WXPN · Singers Jess Wolfe and Holly Laessig perform songs from their forthcoming album, Good Grief.
 

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February 10, 2016 | NPR · Best remembered as a 1943 film starring Ethel Waters, the musical is being resurrected as a concert series, which aims to both honor the story and reckon with its racist roots.
 

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February 10, 2016 | KCMP · Watch the Minnesota synth-pop group perform “Wedding” live in a Twin Cities studio.
 

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