Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and traumatic brain injuries are the signature wounds of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. But another problem is starting to emerge after these soldiers come home and seek treatment. In a three-part series that started yesterday in the Colorado Springs Gazette, investigative reporter Dave Philipps examines the growing number […]

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A winter storm is bringing some much-needed rain and snow to the Front Range and northern mountains.

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A new study suggests that, despite popular opinion, bark beetles do NOT play a major role in large-scale wildfires in Colorado and other western regions.

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The Wetmore Fire is 100% contained as of this afternoon…El Paso County Health officials are reporting the first hospitalized flu patients this season…Hurricane Sandy may be thousands of miles away from Colorado, but it has led to flight cancellations.

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Colorado’s unemployment rate ticked down two-tenths of a percent last month, to 8 percent…The USA Pro Challenge cycling race brought nearly 100 million dollars into the state.

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The Colorado Secretary of State’s office has rolled out a mobile option that allows people to register to vote or update their registration right from their smartphones or tablet devices…The Royal Gorge Scenic Railway has scheduled its last ride for Sunday, just after 4 PM.

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January 18, 2020 | NPR · Ken Starr was stripped of his presidency at Baylor University in 2016, accused of overseeing an administration that ignored a campus sexual assault scandal.
 

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January 18, 2020 | NPR · In its fourth annual iteration, the anti-Trump protest focused on climate change, reproductive justice and immigration.
 

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January 18, 2020 | NPR · Hyde says he was joking when he messaged an associate of Rudy Giuliani that he was tracking former U.S. Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch. Now, U.S. and Ukrainian authorities are investigating.
 

Arts & Life

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January 18, 2020 | NPR · We ask the author of Nothing Fancy and Dining In three questions about financial fraud.
 

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January 18, 2020 | NPR · Meng Jin’s new novel shows us a complex woman through the eyes of her husband, her daughter, and her daughter’s nanny — all of whom see different, sometimes contradictory facets of her character.
 

January 17, 2020 | FA · Religion scholar Elaine Pagels lost her young son to terminal illness and her husband a year later in an accident. She spoke to Fresh Air in November 2018 about loss and faith.
 

Music

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January 18, 2020 | NPR · NPR’s Scott Simon talks with the 23-year-old guitarist about the tragic event that inspired him to start writing songs and what it was like to collaborate with The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach.
 

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January 17, 2020 | NPR · NPR’s Audie Cornish talks with longtime DJs and producers Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito Garcia about their debut album, No Requests, loaded with new renditions of some of their favorite songs.
 

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January 17, 2020 | WXPN-FM · Hear Marcus King perform songs from his new solo album and share his first memories of playing guitar from The Lounge at World Cafe Live.
 

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