Rep. Jared Polis, (D-CO), discusses the briefing on Capitol Hill about the legalization of marijuana. Right now we have an active conflict between Washington law, Colorado law and national law, state laws and local laws are in direct conflict with federal law, Rep. Polis says.» Read More
DENVER, Oct 1- Relatives of victims of a Colorado movie theater shooting rampage demanded on Monday that President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney address gun violence in their first presidential debate this week in Denver.
DENVER-- CenturyLink Inc. workers in 13 western states have voted to authorize a strike if union leaders can't reach a new contract with the communications company. The union and Monroe, La.- based CenturyLink are trying to reach a new contract for 13,000 employees, who formerly worked for Qwest Communications, before the current contract expires Saturday night.
The Denver- based company said Molson Coors Europe will combine its U.K. and Ireland business with its recently acquired businesses in Central Europe. StarBev makes Bergenbier, Ozusko and Borsodi beers and runs nine breweries, selling brands in in the Czech Republic, Serbia, Croatia, Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Slovakia.
The economy's painfully slow recovery and soaring deficits will be major topics in Denver at Wednesday's first presidential debate, to focus on domestic issues. When fiscal 2012 ended at midnight Sunday, the outgoing 12- month yearly deficit was again $1.3 trillion _ the fourth consecutive year it has exceeded $1 trillion.
LAS VEGAS-- A Brooklyn Bowl entertainment venue, a Yard House beer bar and an Asian-themed food and art marketplace are among anchor tenants coming to a master-planned complex being built at the base of a big new Las Vegas Strip observation wheel, Caesars Entertainment Corp. officials will announce Monday.
Oct 1- AECOM Technology Corp:. *Awarded design contract to expand north metro rail line in Denver. *Says value of AECOM's contract was not disclosed.
Oct 1- Triangle Petroleum Corp:. *Triangle Petroleum and First Reserve Corporation announce midstream and. *Says Caliber is a newly-formed, Denver- based limited partnership.
According to the most recent annual report from the USDA, it now costs $234,900 to provide a child with 17 years of food, shelter, and other necessities. Click to learn more.
One argument made in defense of legalizing pot is an economic one: a boost in revenue from taxes, lower cost in fighting the war on drugs, and even a solution to the nation's energy problem. Kevin Sabet, former White House Advisor on drug policy, and freelance journalist Doug Fine, discuss the war on drugs in the U.S. and the economics involved.
Could President Obama lose Colorado if he does not fix issues facing pot-related businesses? CNBC's Brian Shactman reports.
Wells Fargo tells CNBC they have "opted not to bank" with pot businesses because "while medical marijuana dispensaries are legal in some states, they are still illegal under federal law," reports CNBC's Brian Shactman.
If Amendment 64, which legalizes Marijuana and regulates it like alcohol, passes in Colorado this November, the state could see $64 million more in taxes, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman.
Paul Ryan is expected to discuss energy policy in today's campaigning, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Paul Ryan is hard at work on the campaign trail, holding fundraisers and talking to voter in Colorado. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest details.
If television ad spending is any guide, the White House race will come down to nine states that have absorbed an eye-popping $350 million in commercials so far.
Colorado prosecutors formally charged former doctoral student James Holmes on Monday with 24 counts of murder and 116 counts of attempted murder in the shooting rampage at the midnight showing of the new Batman movie.
At least three men have been arrested for making threats during or after watching the new Batman movie in separate incidents, underscoring moviegoers' anxieties and heightened security in the wake of the deadly mass shooting n Colorado.
The suspect in the Aurora, Colorado theater shooting makes his initial court appearance today, reports NBC's Leanne Gregg.
James Holmes, the suspect in a shooting at a Colorado theater that left at least 12 people dead and 58 injured, appears in court for the first time.
The suspect in the Colorado shooting makes his first appearance in Court today. Formal filing of charges against James Holmes to take place next Monday.