Energy Column: Another domino falls for anti-fossil fuel crusaders

05/27/2015 09:48 AM MDT
Throughout the United States, especially in communities with existing or potential oil and gas development, outside groups have moved in with a vengeance and agitated the population, resulting in bans against all exploration for hydrocarbons and/or the use of hydraulic fracturing. 
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Column: Hillary Clinton's hypocrisy
05/27/2015 09:47 AM MDT - WASHINGTON — In a private meeting last week with 200 of the Democratic Party's top financiers, Hillary Clinton drew vigorous applause when she said any of her nominees to the Supreme Court would have to share her desire to overturn the Citizens United decision. Full Story

Column: What will America look like if the environmentalists win?
05/21/2015 08:39 AM MDT - In every war, there are winners and losers. Whether the war is ideological or physical, or even if a truce is declared — there are still battles that end in victory or defeat. Full Story

Column: War lessons for the GOP
05/21/2015 08:38 AM MDT - WASHINGTON — The exhausting, occasionally horrifying experience of the Afghanistan and Iraq wars still makes it difficult for political figures to say obvious things about the past. Full Story

Column: Nepal gives bootstrap entrepreneurism a new meaning
05/16/2015 02:33 PM MDT - From the surprising number of tourism-related features, I assumed they had government help. In this poor but well established mecca for adventure travelers, the hiking trails were well developed, nicely painted signs directed hikers to the different hotels, English was widely spoken. Full Story

Column: Group takes a broad look at county's health
05/16/2015 02:33 PM MDT - Editors note: This article is part of a project of the local Community Health Improvement Council (CHIC). Full Story

Column: Walt Rubel — Misleading claims offered on capital outlay bill
05/16/2015 02:32 PM MDT - A tentative agreement between the House, Senate and governor's office on capital outlay spending was reached several weeks ago, despite claims to the contrary by House Republicans, Sens. Full Story

Column: Santorum, the return of the GOP's runner-up
05/16/2015 02:32 PM MDT - WASHINGTON — A near miss can be a sharp spur, so Rick Santorum wants to say something to those who profess condescending puzzlement about his persistence in pursuing the Republican presidential nomination: You probably have no idea how close I came to defeating Mitt Romney in 2012. Full Story

Editorial roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad
05/15/2015 04:34 PM MDT - The jobs report card offers little to brag about At first glance, the nation's jobs report for April, released on Friday, appeared positive, until you looked below the surface — the already-disappointing job creation figures for March had to be adjusted downward and wages in April had barely inched up. Full Story

Column: Defining deity down
05/15/2015 04:33 PM MDT - WASHINGTON — It is nearly axiomatic that presidential contests tend to shine a harsh light on conservative Christians — inasmuch as they are viewed as the Republican Party's base and are, therefore, deemed fair game. Full Story

Family returns found dog tags to veteran's relatives

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Basil Robinson's relatives have his military dog tags back after a family found them in a dumpster while searching for scrap metal. Full Story
Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracks

The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday May 18 to Sunday, May 24 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. Full Story
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Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield reunited?

'The Amazing Spider-Man' co-stars have been spotted together around L.A. amid reports their romance is back on.