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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News

March 26, 2015 | NPR · A new Census Bureau report suggests many Americans would rather be driving a golf cart than shoveling a drive. Last year, Florida was home to six of the 20 fastest-growing metro areas in the nation.
 

AP
March 26, 2015 | NPR · Among other things, the controversial new law would allow owners of businesses in the state to deny services to same-sex couples.
 

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March 26, 2015 | NPR · Even in his final floor speech, Rep. Aaron Schock seemed to leave the door open for a future, comparing himself to former President Abraham Lincoln.
 

Arts & Life

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March 26, 2015 | NPR · Complex, contrasting flavors are a hallmark of Indian cooking. They used to dominate Western food, too. What changed? When spices became less exclusive, Europe’s elite revamped their cuisines.
 

Netflix
March 26, 2015 | NPR · With a name like Dong — and so few roles for Asian-American men on TV — it’s understandable that this character has been raising eyebrows. But in the context of the show, Dong makes complete sense.
 

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March 26, 2015 | NPR · Mark Andrew Ferguson’s debut novel has time travel, but it isn’t science fiction. It has teenagers, but it’s not YA. Instead, it’s a tale of intense friendship, first love, and serious mental illness.
 

Music

Mountain Stage
March 26, 2015 | NPR · The multi-talented musician performs her solo material on stage in West Virginia.
 

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March 26, 2015 | NPR · Hear the sounds of the Irish traditional music scene in the U.S., from the 1920s to today.
 

Courtesy of the artist
March 26, 2015 | NPR · Alt.Latino‘s hosts called on others to help them wade through the talented Latin artists at this year’s festival, including Buraka Som Sistema, Gina Chavez and Macaco.
 

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