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FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2015, file photo, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler gestures near the end of a hearing for a vote on Net Neutrality at the FCC in Washington. Lawmakers will weigh in on the “net neutrality” debate on March 17, that has pitted Internet activists against big cable companies and prompted a record number of public comments filed to U.S. regulators.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

The issue requires lawmakers to walk a delicate political line: Many consumers want to keep the power of cable and wireless providers in check, and they oppose the idea of paid fast lanes on the Internet

DENVER | Tortillas, fruit empanadas and pickled vegetables are joining the family of homemade foods that can be sold in Colorado without being made in a commercial kitchen. A state House committee voted 10-3 Tuesday to add those foods to Colorado’s Cottage Foods Act. That’s a 2012 law to allow home cooks to sell small amounts […]

FILE - In this June 14, 2011, file photo, bottles of prescription drugs: Lipitor, TriCor, Plavix, Singulair, Lexapro and Avapro are displayed at Medco Health Solutions Inc., in Willingboro, N.J. Express Scripts Holding Co. said Tuesday, March 10, 2015, that prescription drugs spending rose 13 percent last year, the largest annual increase since 2003. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Express Scripts Holding Co. said Tuesday that the jump was fueled in part by pricey specialty drugs that accounted for more than 31 cents of every dollar spent on prescriptions even though they represented only 1 percent of all U.S. prescriptions filled.