Somali-American Ahmed Odowaay, who works as a community advocate and professional translator, is pictured inside an office used by the Colorado Muslim Council, in Aurora, Colo., Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. As a child in Somalia, Odowaay saw more than his share of war before emigrating to the U.S. as a refugee when he was twelve. While Odowaay is deeply grateful to be an American, he says that being a Muslim teenager isn't easy in America.  (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

“This community is outcast. They feel like they don’t belong here. They’re frustrated,” Odowaay said from his seat at Barwaaqo, a restaurant hidden in one of Aurora’s low-slung strip malls, where other men dined on goat and spaghetti, a favorite east African dish. “I’m worried their frustrations will lead them in the wrong direction.”


AURORA | A 54-year-old man is being held without bond on a first-degree murder charge after police say he gunned down a 60-year-old man Monday night in a Wal-Mart parking lot. According to the Arapahoe County sheriff’s office, the shooting happened around 8:44 p.m. at a Wal-Mart at 1412 Parker Rd. Deputies responded to the […]

This image released by Clarius Entertainment shows Nicole Kidman and Colin Firth in a scene from "Before I Go To Sleep." (AP Photo/Clarius Entertainment, Laurie Sparham)

Writer-director Rowan Joffe’s adaptation of S.J. Watson’s bestseller honors the lurid spirit of the page-turner enough to satisfy fans, but he doesn’t transmute the material into something richer and deeper as, say, Hitchcock would.

FILE - In This Tuesday, July 17, 2012 file photo shows the corporate headquarters of Wellpoint in Indianapolis. Wellpoint reports quarterly financial results Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

“People are starting to understand that the 2015 landscape is a little less harrowing than 2014,” said Jennifer Lynch, an analyst who covers the industry for BMO Capital Markets.