The US Senate has passed legislation to speed government contracts to modernize the aging fleet of Forest Service tanker planes that dump suppressants on Western wildfires…

A 227-acre wildfire in northern Colorado is fully contained…

Drivers in downtown Colorado Springs may find traffic detours this weekend.

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January 25, 2020 | NPR · Two astronauts aboard the International Space Station make their fourth foray outside the spacecraft to prolong the lifespan of a cosmic ray detector.
 

January 25, 2020 | NPR · Dozens of Indians, most of them Muslim, have been killed by police in weeks of nationwide protests against a new citizenship law. Their families believe they were singled out because of their faith.
 

January 25, 2020 | NPR · European Union officials will be closely monitoring results of the local votes on Sunday that are seen as a bellwether for the fate of the national government.
 

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January 25, 2020 | NPR · Rita Woods’ ambitious novel spans 200 years and multiple storylines ā€” it’s a complex story of loss and survival that doesn’t always work. But Woods creates memorable characters readers can relate to.
 

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January 25, 2020 | NPR · Charles Yu’s new novel follows a TV actor who often gets stuck playing generic Asian men. Yu says he was inspired by shows that set episodes in Chinatown ā€” but keep Asian actors in the background.
 

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January 25, 2020 | NPR · Vikram Paralkar’s novel takes place over one eventful night at a clinic in a small Indian village, where three murdered people confront a doctor; if he can treat their wounds, they’ll live again.
 

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January 25, 2020 | NPR · The daughters of accomplished upright bassist Charlie Haden have reached back even further for inspiration on their latest album, drawing influence from the country roots of their grandfather.
 

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January 24, 2020 | NPR · The Grammy Awards telecast is airing Sunday evening. The Recording Academy says that nothing should overshadow the night, but allegations from its ousted female president and CEO suggest otherwise.
 

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January 24, 2020 | NPR · Don’t say she didn’t warn you! Megan Thee Stallion shares her first solo single of 2020 and debuts a fresh alter ego named Suga.
 

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