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  • The Forest Service and Natural Resources Conservation Service offices in Hamden, Connecticut, as well as the USDA office in Leetown, West Virginia, would reopen on Thursday, Herrick said. The closures were triggered by one email message sent to multiple employees at USDA offices in Hamden and Leetown, along with offices in Fort Collins, Colorado; Beltsville,...

  • The USDA closed offices in five states on Tuesday and is working with local and federal authorities, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation, to determine the seriousness of the threats, department spokesman Matthew Herrick said in an emailed statement on Tuesday night. The Forest Service and Natural Resources Conservation Service offices in Hamden,...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 30- The U.S. Department of Agriculture has closed six offices in five states after receiving anonymous threats, a USDA spokesman said on Tuesday, and police were investigating similar threats to faculty members from at least two universities in eastern states. "Yesterday, USDA received several anonymous messages that are concerning for the safety...

  • The next spaceport: Colorado

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on Colorado's spaceport push. CNBC senior markets commentator Mike Santoli and Rob Cox, Reuters Breakingviews, weigh in.

  • Aug 30- The U.S. Department of Agriculture has closed six offices in five states after receiving anonymous threats, a USDA spokesman said on Tuesday. "Yesterday, USDA received several anonymous messages that are concerning for the safety of USDA personnel and its facilities. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said the USDA was working with the Department of...

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    The Rocky Mountain state has become a leader in the race for space jobs.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 30- U.S. consumer confidence rose to an 11- month high in August, with households more upbeat about the labor market, in a further sign that the economy was regaining steam after faltering in the first half of the year. "This will likely be interpreted as more evidence that the U.S. economic recovery is back on track following the missteps earlier this...

  • "Yesterday, USDA received several anonymous messages that are concerning for the safety of USDA personnel and its facilities. As a precaution, USDA has closed offices, " USDA spokesman Matthew Herrick said in an emailed statement. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said USDA was working with the Department of Homeland Security to ensure the safety of their...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 30- U.S. consumer confidence rose to an 11- month high in August, with households more upbeat about the labor market, in a further sign that the economy was regaining steam after faltering in the first half of the year. "This will likely be interpreted as more evidence that the U.S. economic recovery is back on track following the missteps earlier this...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 30- U.S. single-family home prices rose slightly less than expected on an annual basis in June, and were down from the prior month, a survey showed on Tuesday. "Overall, residential real estate and housing is in good shape," said David M. Blitzer, managing director and chairman of the index committee at S&P Dow Jones Indices. Home prices in three U.S. cities-...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 30- Cyber security company LogRhythm has raised $50 million from private investors after postponing plans for an initial public offering late last year, the company said on Tuesday, the latest sign of how austere the IPO market has become for some technology start-ups. "We definitely were contemplating an IPO," said Dave Welsh, a partner at Adams...

  • Oil workers on a rig platform in Colorado.

    Energy stocks with Colorado oil and gas exposure are rallying following news anti-frackers failed in a ballot effort.

  • The Federal Bureau of Investigation seized computers and other material on Friday from Manuel Alfaro, who left his job as executive director of assessment design and development at the College Board in February 2015. The FBI is investigating alleged computer intrusion and theft against an unidentified "victim corporation" involving "confidential or...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 23- The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing in late September to discuss the mergers of Dow Chemical Co and Dupont Co as well as China National Chemical Corp's purchase of Syngenta AG, committee chair Charles Grassley said in a statement on Tuesday. In February, China's state-owned ChemChina made a $43 billion bid for Swiss seeds...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 23- A Zen "koan" is a Buddhist riddle designed to get you thinking. That is what Bari Tessler wants you to ponder for a minute. The Boulder, Colorado- based financial therapist and author of the newly-released book "The Art of Money," who puts her master's degree in psychology to use by running a year-long "money school" for clients.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 23- A Zen "koan" is a Buddhist riddle designed to get you thinking. That is what Bari Tessler wants you to ponder for a minute. The Boulder, Colorado- based financial therapist and author of the newly-released book "The Art of Money," who puts her master's degree in psychology to use by running a year-long "money school" for clients.

  • Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump

    Presidential candidate Donald Trump is getting some campaign help from a young organizer in Colorado, KMOV reports.

  • Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer gave a generally upbeat assessment of the economy's current strength, saying the job market was close to full strength and still improving. "We are close to our targets," Fischer said in prepared remarks for a conference in Aspen, Colorado. Fischer's comments come ahead of a speech scheduled on Friday by Fed Chair Janet Yellen who...

  • Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer gave a generally upbeat assessment of the economy's current strength, saying the job market was close to full strength and still improving. "We are close to our targets," Fischer said in prepared remarks for a conference in Aspen, Colorado. Fischer's comments come ahead of a speech scheduled on Friday by Fed Chair Janet Yellen who...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 14- A data breach at 20 U.S. hotels operated by HEI Hotels& Resorts for Starwood, Marriott, Hyatt and Intercontinental may have divulged payment card data from tens of thousands of food, drink and other transactions, HEI said on Sunday. About 8,000 transactions occurred during the affected period at the Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara hotel in California,...