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Fort Carson: Military police continue to investigate reports of shots fired

FORT CARSON- As of Tuesday morning, Fort Carson says military police are still actively investigating the situation that occurred Monday night, after receiving reports of shots fired. According to the latest update from Fort Carson, the reports stated that two gunshots were heard near the northwest perimeter of the installation around 7:50 p.m. Despite reports circulating on social...

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3 hours 33 minutes ago

Airstrikes in Syria continue overnight

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. and five Arab countries have launched airstrikes on militants in the Islamic State group in eastern Syria. The airstrikes were carried out Monday night Eastern Time, and activists say not only did they target the Islamic State group, resulting in casualties, but also the al-Qaida-linked... Read Story

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3 hours 41 minutes ago

Obama offers climate change help to others

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is pledging to sign an executive order requiring the U.S. government to take climate change into account when it spends money overseas to help poorer countries. Obama is also announcing new tools the U.S. will offer vulnerable populations abroad to help them address the... Read Story

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3 hours 44 minutes ago

Federal prison population drops by nearly 5,000

WASHINGTON (AP) - Attorney General Eric Holder says the federal prison population has dropped this year by roughly 4,800 inmates, the first decline in decades. Holder is speaking Tuesday at a criminal justice conference in New York City. According to excerpts of his speech, the Justice Department expects to end... Read Story

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3 hours 47 minutes ago

Regulators OK health insurance premiums

DENVER (AP) - State regulators have approved more than 1,000 health insurance plans offered by 20 carriers for 2015 that, on statewide average, will increase premiums by 1.18 percent over last year. Insurance commissioner Marguerite Salazar tells The Denver Post the average premium increase breaks down into two components. Individual... Read Story

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1 hour 44 minutes ago

Charges dropped against homeless man squatting in presidential suite

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Prosecutors in western Pennsylvania have dropped charges against a homeless man found squatting inside the presidential suite of a Pittsburgh hotel last fall. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports that Allegheny County prosecutors on Monday withdrew criminal trespass and theft of services charges against 48-year-old Jeffrey Watson. Watson was... Read Story

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3 hours 33 minutes ago

Airstrikes in Syria continue overnight

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. and five Arab countries have launched airstrikes on militants in the Islamic State group in eastern Syria. The airstrikes were carried out Monday night Eastern Time, and activists say not only did they target the Islamic State group, resulting in casualties, but also the al-Qaida-linked... Read Story

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