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    Looking for room to grow in Aurora

    AURORA | Marijuana retailers across Aurora officially opened their doors this month after more than a year of preparations and conjecture regarding whether or not city council would ever grant licenses to green cross businesses in the largest burg in…

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    Canada attack stirs terror fears

    OTTAWA, Ontario | Two deadly attacks in three days against members of the military stunned Canadians and raised fears their country was being targeted for reprisals for joining the U.S.-led air campaign against an extremist Islamic group in Iraq and…

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    AP-GfK Poll: Many doubt hospitals can handle Ebola

    WASHINGTON | Most Americans have some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country, but they’re not so sure their local hospital can safely handle a patient, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll. Amid…

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    US to track everyone coming from Ebola nations

    ATLANTA | All travelers who come into the U.S. from three Ebola-stricken West African nations will now be monitored for three weeks, the latest step by federal officials to keep the disease from spreading into the country. Starting Monday, anyone traveling…

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    Teen sentenced for killing soldier, pregnant wife

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. | A 19-year-old convicted of shooting and killing a Fort Carson soldier and his pregnant wife during a burglary was given back-to-back life sentences Wednesday, each with the possibility of parole after 40 years. Macyo Joelle January was…

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    Aurora teens’ travel renews concerns about terror appeal

    AURORA | Three teenage girls being investigated for trying to join Islamic State forces in Syria were victims of an “online predator” who encouraged them, a school official said Wednesday, as U.S. officials tried to determine how they made it to Europe…

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    Study says Aurora city-county conversion could save taxpayers $10 million a year

    AURORA | A new phase of a study focusing on creating an Aurora city-county government estimates that the same services Aurora residents now get would cost about $10 million a year less if the city created a unified municipal-county entity similar to Denver…

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    THREE AT LAST! THREE AT LAST! After years of congestion, lanes opening on I-225

    AURORA | After years of construction, one of the last remaining bottlenecks on Interstate 225 in Aurora has been removed. In October, Colorado Department of Transportation crews completed widening the interstate between Mississippi and Parker to create three through lanes…

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    PERRY: People are all the same even a world apart in Pakistan

    As an American journalist, the chances are best that I will leave this world because of heart disease, cancer or stroke, probably in about 30 years. My journalist colleagues Salman Yousafzai and Azam Khan face a much more violent end…

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    First Lady in Denver, Ft. Collins as Election Day approaches

    DENVER | First Lady Michelle Obama is the latest political celebrity to get involved in Colorado’s heated Senate race. Obama is scheduled to headline rallies for Democratic Sen. Mark Udall in Denver and Fort Collins on Thursday. Her visit comes…

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    AP-GfK Poll: Many doubt hospitals can handle Ebola

    WASHINGTON | Most Americans have some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country, but they’re not so sure their local hospital can safely handle a patient, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll. Amid…


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    Aurora teens’ travel renews concerns about terror appeal

    AURORA | Three teenage girls being investigated for trying to join Islamic State forces in Syria were victims of an “online predator” who encouraged them, a school official said Wednesday, as U.S. officials tried to determine how they made it to Europe…

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    THREE AT LAST! THREE AT LAST! After years of congestion, lanes opening on I-225

    AURORA | After years of construction, one of the last remaining bottlenecks on Interstate 225 in Aurora has been removed. In October, Colorado Department of Transportation crews completed widening the interstate between Mississippi and Parker to create three through lanes…

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    Study says Aurora city-county conversion could save taxpayers $10 million a year

    AURORA | A new phase of a study focusing on creating an Aurora city-county government estimates that the same services Aurora residents now get would cost about $10 million a year less if the city created a unified municipal-county entity similar to Denver…

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    Defense wants Aurora theater shooting trial postponed

    CENTENNIAL | Defense attorneys are asking a judge to push back the trial for the man charged in the Colorado movie theater shooting so they can have more time to review a doctor’s sanity evaluation that included 22 hours of interviews. Attorneys…

Election 2014

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    Prop 105 — Food-label measure in Colorado sparks big spending

    DENVER | Farms and fields dominate Colorado ads opposing a ballot measure to require labels on some foods that have been genetically modified, with farmers telling voters the labels will damage their businesses. But farmers and agriculture groups are just bit players…

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    Parties vie for control of Colorado Legislature

    DENVER | Colorado Democrats have a comfortable cushion in the state House that will boost their chances of retaining control there in November. But the party’s slim majority in the Senate hangs by a thread. There are eight competitive Senate races,…

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    First Lady in Denver, Ft. Collins as Election Day approaches

    DENVER | First Lady Michelle Obama is the latest political celebrity to get involved in Colorado’s heated Senate race. Obama is scheduled to headline rallies for Democratic Sen. Mark Udall in Denver and Fort Collins on Thursday. Her visit comes…

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    The Clintons, the Democrats’ 2014 super surrogates

    AURORA, Colo. | Defending their allies, Bill and Hillary Clinton are barnstorming the country for Democrats struggling through a bleak campaign season in states where President Barack Obama is deeply unpopular. With speculation rampant about whether Hillary Rodham Clinton makes a…

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    Corporate giants funding state ballot initiatives

    WASHINGTON | Voters may not know it, but the millions of dollars paying for ads on ballot measures they will consider next month come from large companies and national advocacy groups. Many of the messages are tailored to defend or expand…


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    Rest or rust? Royals, Giants set for World Series

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. | Alex Gordon took a big rip at a batting-practice fastball, fouled it off badly into the cage, and ducked when the carom nearly hit him in the head. Gordon let out a huge laugh, and so did…

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    Bumgarner, Giants stop Royals 7-1 in Series opener

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. |  By the time Madison Bumgarner took the mound to throw his first pitch, the San Francisco Giants already held a three-run lead. It might as well have been 100 with the way MadBum and this orange-and-black bunch…

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    Aldridge, Lillard connect in Blazers’ 93-75 win

    BOULDER | LaMarcus Aldridge scored 20 points and had 11 rebounds in Portland’s 93-75 win over Denver in an exhibition game Tuesday. Damian Lillard had 18 points on 6-of-13 shooting to go with six assists for the Blazers at the Coors Event…

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    Boyes scores in OT to lift Panthers over Avalanche

    DENVER | Roberto Luongo has made himself right at home against the Colorado Avalanche. He just needed a little extra time to continue his success against his former rivals. Brad Boyes scored a power-play goal 2:23 into overtime and the Florida…

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    Nuggets turn the page on injury-filled season

    DENVER | The influence of Peyton Manning even extends to the basketball court these days. Recently, the Denver Broncos quarterback visited with speedy Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson, just one ball distributor chatting with another. For 15 minutes or so, Lawson…

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    Softball: Grandview downs Fossil Ridge to win first 5A state championship

    AURORA | Other Grandview softball teams had knocked on the door at the Class 5A state tournament, but the 2014 Wolves kicked it in Saturday. The program had never advanced beyond the state quarterfinals and sent away several seniors in…

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    Volleyball: Prairie View tips Rangeview to move alone atop EMAC standings

    AURORA | The chase for the EMAC volleyball title will come down to the final night of the regular season, but Prairie View climbed into the catbird’s seat Tuesday night. The ThunderHawks took advantage of a handful of errors on…

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    Football: Associated Press 5A poll, 10.21.14

    Here is The Associated Press Class 5A high school football polls for Oct. 21, 2014. The poll includes first-place votes in parentheses, season record, total points and last week’s ranking, as voted upon by a statewide panel of sports writers,…

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    Aurora prep sports schedule, Oct. 22

    VOLLEYBALL Eaglecrest at Denver East, 6:30 p.m. Thomas Jefferson at Gateway, 7 p.m. BOYS SOCCER Class 4A state playoffs (first round) Vista PEAK at The Classical Academy, 6 p.m. Courtney Oakes is Sports Editor of the Aurora Sentinel. Reach him…

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    Field Hockey: Two-goal burst lifts Denver East past Regis Jesuit into state semifinals

    DENVER | The search for a playoff victory must wait another year for the Regis Jesuit field hockey team. The fifth-seeded Raiders squared off with an evenly-matched No. 4 Denver East team on Monday evening at All-City Stadium to open…

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    Where scary lives in: Behind the blood and screams at Aurora haunted houses

    AURORA | A consortium of notorious Hollywood killers, half-dead creatures and downright sinister souls has been hanging out at an abandoned strip mall in South Aurora. In an old storage closet, tucked away in the nooks and crannies of the…

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    Spot will cost you: Pet rents become apartment fad

    LOS ANGELES | Man’s best friend is taking a bite out of renters’ wallets. Pet security deposits register in the hundreds of dollars and are getting steeper. Now, a monthly rental payment ranging from $10 to $50 is quickly becoming the…

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    Survey: Harassment a common part of online life

    NEW YORK | A new study confirms what many Internet users know all too well: Harassment is a common part of online life. The first-of-its-kind report by the Pew Research Center found that nearly three-quarters of American adults who use the…

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    Pucker up: lip balms, treatments having a moment

    NEW YORK | Artisanal or oozing with luxury, lip balms are having a moment. Joining cutesy offerings intended for kids and go-to standards around for years are newer lip scrubs, color tints and balms that ask buyers to put their money…

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    Go For the Food: Bryant’s barbecue in Kansas City

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. | I learned an important lesson from a food blogger in Kansas City: Talking about barbecue in these parts may involve “fightin’ words.” Case in point: When I mentioned on Facebook that I was heading to Kansas City,…

Colorado Table

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    Done with turkey at Thanksgiving? Try roasted pig

    Thanksgiving is all about feasting. And though tradition plays a big role in setting the menu, there are a lot of people who like to mix it up and add something new. One of my friends smokes racks and racks…

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    Clover comeback? ‘Bee lawns’ gaining favor

    Turf grass may be an attractive groundcover for homeowners but it doesn’t hold much appeal for pollinators. Add some broadleaf plants with flowers to the mix, however, and it’s a different story: great forage for the birds and the bees.…

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    Fresh take on an herb-roasted Thanksgiving turkey

    There is something splendid about an herb-roasted Thanksgiving turkey, not the least of which is the way it fills the home with rich, savory aromas. So with this recipe, we didn’t want to stray too far from that ideal. But…

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    A buttery dinner roll with just a hint of cider

    We all have parts of the Thanksgiving dinner that we’re willing to outsource. Canned cranberry sauce thrives for this reason. But we believe fresh dinner rolls should not be one of those items. Hot-from-the-oven rolls are just too delicious for…

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    Fans go crackers for crazy Cheez-It creations

    Chocolate-covered Cheez-Its, wedding cake Cheez-Its, even a Cheez-It cocktail… They’re all out there. Ditto for Cheez-It jewelry and even Cheez-It tattoos (would that be Cheez-tats?). There’s a legion of cracker hackers out there and they’re clearly thinking outside the box.…

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