Aurora Business

Hickenlooper asks public to reject oil, gas limits 

Hickenlooper asks public to reject oil, gas limits 

“We all agree that putting a 2,000-foot setback in the state constitution, or attempting to resolve these issues in the November ballot, is a bad idea for Colorado,” Hickenlooper said.

Colorado wheat booming, but rain slowing harvest 

STERLING |Rainy weather on the Eastern Plains is slowing this year’s wheat harvest. But the harvest is almost double what it was last year. The (Sterling) Journal-Advocate reports (http://bit.ly/1jVETMw ) that northeast Colorado farmers have lately seen just a few hours a …

Marijuana edibles burgeoning into an industry 

Marijuana edibles burgeoning into an industry 

“You’re seeing a lot of these types of products like cannabis cookbooks,” said Erik Altieri, spokesman for the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. “They’ve always been popular among a subset of marijuana, but with the fact that more and more people from the mainstream are able to consume, there’s a lot more interest.”

Senators call on GM CEO to fire top lawyer

Senators call on GM CEO to fire top lawyer

She also questioned why Millikin didn’t inform GM’s board or the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission of the potential for punitive damages as GM settled the cases, saying, “This is a either gross negligence or gross incompetence on the part of a lawyer,” she said.

Baker appeals order to provide gay wedding cakes

Phillips has said he is deeply religious and that making the cake would violate the Christian principles by which he runs his Lakewood business, Masterpiece Cake Shop.

Microsoft to cut up to 18,000 jobs over next year 

REDMOND |Microsoft is cutting up to 18,000 jobs, about 14 percent of its staff, over the next year as it works on integrating the Nokia devices business it bought in April and cut down on management layers. The news sent shares …

Rejected Fox bid for Time Warner shows growth mood

Rejected Fox bid for Time Warner shows growth mood

“You can get more money negotiating together than you would separately,” Janney analyst Tony Wible said.

Yellen says economy still needs Fed support

Yellen says economy still needs Fed support

“Although the economy continues to improve, the recovery is not yet complete,” she said.

University of Colorado hospital named best in state by U.S. News — again

AURORA |Aurora’s University Hospital was tabbed as the best in the state and one of the best in the nation, according to U.S. News and World Report. It’s not the first time University Colorado Hospital has been named by the national …

City initially approves $10.5M light rail parking garage near Iliff

City initially approves $10.5M light rail parking garage near Iliff

It can be more, but it has to be 600,” Deputy City Manager Nancy Freed said of the spaces. “And it can be expandable to four floors , which we think is really important for the future.”