Google launches trial of tap-to-pay phone system

Google Inc. launched its bid to dominate a world where the smartphone has replaced the wallet as the container for credit cards, coupons and...

Colo. plays big role in GOP congressional aims

Republican plans to take control of one or both chambers of Congress go straight through Colorado this Election Day, where the GOP is fighting...

Colo. Competitive Council names new director

The Colorado Competitive Council, a statewide business advocacy group, has named Sara Cassidy as its director. The council, also known as C3, was created as...

Govt anti-foreclosure program needs goals

The Obama administration's central foreclosure-prevention effort won't reach its original goals and the government should come up with clear, measurable objectives for the two-year-old...

GOP Senate candidate to address Colorado doctors

Republican Senate candidate Ken Buck wants to repeal the new federal health care law. He'll be asked for details as he meets with Colorado...

Legislation holds hope for small businesses

Self-employed and micro-businesses are often overlooked by lawmakers when it comes to policy, but that might be about to change, according to this week's...

Survey: Recovery to remain sluggish into 2011

The pillars of Americans' financial security - jobs and home values - will stay shaky well into 2011, according to an Associated Press survey...

Most productive Congress in half a century

The public panned it. Republicans obstructed it. Many Democrats fled from it. Even so, the session of Congress now drawing to a close was...

Lance Armstrong to retire ahead of Quizno’s Pro Challenge

Lance Armstrong has announced he will retire before the Quiznos Pro Challenge, the pro-cycling race he helped create. The race is scheduled to begin in Colorado...

United offers grants to combat childhood obesity

United Healthcare is offering grants to educators to create local hands-on programs to fight childhood obesity. Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded to...

NORAD commander wrapping up 39-year career with press conference today

The general in charge of NORAD and the U.S. Northern Command is holding his last news conference before retiring. Air Force Gen. Gene Renuart is...

Christo now sees 2014 timeframe for Over the River

The team for the artist Christo now says 2014 is a more realistic time frame for carrying out his proposed project for the Arkansas...