Environmental groups have filed a formal protest against an Obama Administration plan to fast-track large-scale solar power development in Colorado and five other western states. The public lands at the center of the dispute in Colorado are in the San Luis Valley near the New Mexico border…

More firefighters are on their way to help fight a wildfire near the Wyoming border.

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January 27, 2020 | FA · Lehrer, who died Jan. 23, was a nightly figure on PBS news for more than three decades, and moderated presidential debates in every election from 1988 through 2012. Originally broadcast in 1988.
 

January 27, 2020 | FA · In The Bomb, journalist Fred Kaplan reveals how U.S. presidents, their advisers and generals have thought about, planned for — and sometimes narrowly avoided — nuclear war.
 

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January 27, 2020 | NPR · Activity at the Imam Khomeini Space Center indicates Iran is once again attempting to send a satellite into orbit. Last year, three attempts ended in failure.
 

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January 27, 2020 | FA · Lehrer, who died Jan. 23, was a nightly figure on PBS news for more than three decades, and moderated presidential debates in every election from 1988 through 2012. Originally broadcast in 1988.
 

January 27, 2020 | FA · In The Bomb, journalist Fred Kaplan reveals how U.S. presidents, their advisers and generals have thought about, planned for — and sometimes narrowly avoided — nuclear war.
 

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January 27, 2020 | NPR · In a night when Eilish, the youngest artist to win Album and Record of the year, might have otherwise been the whole story, the Recording Academy could not quite put its recent scandals behind it.
 

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January 27, 2020 | NPR · In a ceremony that front-loaded performances by women and black artists, mixed messages sparked both cynicism and cautious hope.
 

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January 27, 2020 | WXPN-FM · Though his music is sometimes called Americana, Tyler Childers rejects that label. “I don’t know what it’s called, but I’ve been calling it country,” he says in this session.
 

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January 27, 2020 | NPR · The fast-rising teenager from Jamaica just won a Grammy for Best Reggae Album, making her the first woman and youngest artist to ever win in the category.
 

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