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  • DENVER— JBS USA, the U.S. branch of the world's largest meat producer, says it has suspended shipments from a pig farm where workers were shown hitting, kicking and throwing pigs on undercover video. The Colorado- based company said it made the decision based on an initial review of the Mercy for Animals video at a Tosh Farms site in Simpson County, Kentucky, and will...

  • DALLAS— Rising fuel prices are cutting into profit at United Airlines, although strong travel demand is helping the airline cope by pushing travelers' prices higher as the summer travel season hits full speed. United reported Tuesday that second-quarter profit was $684 million, down 17 percent from a year ago. The spot price of fuel has jumped more than 50...

  • On Friday, Milwaukee will ask a judge to order Bird to remove its scooters from the city. Milwaukee sued after sending Bird a cease-and-desist letter on June 28, a day after 100 scooters arrived "in a similar, overnight, surprise fashion" other places have experienced, according to the lawsuit. It says the company wants to work with Milwaukee "to create and enforce...

  • A Denver woman accused of shooting at officers during protests in North Dakota against the Dakota Access oil pipeline has been sentenced to 4 years and nine months in federal prison. Authorities accused Red Fawn Fallis of firing a handgun three times while resisting arrest in October 2016. A Denver woman accused of shooting at officers during protests in...

  • BISMARCK, N.D.— A Denver woman accused of shooting at officers during protests in North Dakota against the Dakota Access oil pipeline was sentenced Wednesday to four years and nine months in federal prison. Red Fawn Fallis, 39, was accused of firing a handgun three times while resisting arrest on Oct. 27, 2016. She has a 2003 conviction in Colorado for being an...

  • Hot weather in Europe, World Cup lift beer sales. By Alister Doyle, Environment Correspondent. OSLO, July 11- Molson Coors is stepping up efforts to fight global warming even though recent hot weather in Europe during the World Cup has lifted beer sales for one of the world's biggest brewers, Chief Executive Mark Hunter said on Wednesday.

  • Amazon employees tend to their dogs in a canine play area near three large, glass-covered domes as part of an expansion of the Amazon.com campus in Seattle. 

    CNBC's 2018 America's Top States for Business, announced Tuesday, reveals new insight into the strengths and weaknesses of city finalists vying for Amazon's coveted $5 billion second headquarters.

  • DENVER _ The Simply Good Foods Co. on Tuesday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $7.1 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 10 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $101.1 million.

  • BERLIN, N.Y.— The idea came to Michael D'Agostino as he was driving past a beautiful farm and imagined what it would be like to camp there. Since it began, Tentrr has spread from a smattering of campsites in New York's Catskill Mountains to nearly 500 sites across the Northeast. Backed by $15 million in venture capital, the New York City- based company is aiming to...

  • LONDON- When Donald Trump visits Britain next week, Prime Minister Theresa May will have to face a harsh reality: Brexit makes Britain more dependent than ever on an alliance with the most unpredictable U.S. president in living memory. UK calls on Russia to give details of nerve attack after two more people struck down. AMESBURY, England- Britain called on Russia to...

  • NEW YORK, June 29- After a strong rally that saw the Russell 2000 notch a record in three straight sessions in June, smallcap stocks may be showing signs of slowing down, leading some market participants to question whether their recent bulletproof performance is starting to crack. "We are seeing an inverse relationship between size and value, the bigger stocks...

  • NEW YORK, June 28- After a strong rally that saw the Russell 2000 notch a record in three straight sessions in June, smallcap stocks may be showing signs of slowing down, leading some market participants to question whether their recent bulletproof performance is starting to crack. "We are seeing an inverse relationship between size and value, the bigger stocks...

  • CINCINNATI, June 28- Kroger Co and Silicon Valley startup Nuro will begin this autumn what they call the first real-world road test of an unmanned delivery vehicle, as the largest U.S. supermarket operator battles Amazon and others for U.S. dominance in fresh grocery delivery. The test of Nuro's "R1" van, which is shaped like a rounded, silver lunch box, comes as Kroger...

  • June 27- Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc will shut up to 65 underperforming restaurants as it revamps the menu and marketing under new Chief Executive Officer Brian Niccol, executives of the burrito maker promised on Wednesday. Executives did not say whether fast-casual dining menu items such as quesadillas and nachos would be added to the menu, and they brushed...

  • June 27- Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc on Wednesday said it would take charges of up to $135 million to shut down some underperforming restaurants and restructure the burrito chain as it revamps the menu and marketing under new Chief Executive Officer Brian Niccol. Shares fell about 3 percent to $443 in after-hours trade after executives said the changes would...

  • A 23-year-old works at his desk at Rally Software Development in Boulder, Colorado. 

    Millennials aren't just flocking to the biggest cities like New York and L.A. They're willing to take a chance on smaller cities like Denver and Austin that offer them the quality of life they're looking for, the Financial Times reports. The question now is: Where is the next Colorado?

  • A sold sign is posted in front of a home in San Francisco.

    The heat appears to be coming off home prices, albeit very slightly. 

  • Denver withdrew its bid to host the Democratic National Convention in 2020 because the date's don't work with the city's schedule, the Denver Post reported.

  • The campaign is intended to bolster the valuation of Hightimes Holding Corp while offering non-institutional investors greater access to shares than they would have in an IPO, said Adam Levin, the companys chief executive. The company also announced that former Mexican President Vicente Fox would join its board of directors. Two Canadian companies, Cronos...

  • June 18- BOK Financial Corp said on Monday it would buy smaller peer CoBiz Financial Inc in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $1 billion to expand in Arizona and Colorado. Both Tulsa, Oklahoma- headquartered BOK and Denver- based CoBiz provide a range of banking services such as commercial banking, real estate, private banking and treasury management.