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#9Jobs Chat connects employers and job seekers

5:23 AM, Jul 23, 2013

KUSA - The 9NEWS #9Jobs Chat has been created to connect employers with job seekers. The two-part chat is for business owners to promote their open positions and for people looking for jobs to share their resumes.

WATCH: Lunch bag millionaire

9:59 PM, Mar 3, 2014

KUSA - Most Americans are facing a retirement crisis. Well over half of us have less than $25,000 in total savings, with millions of workers barely contributing to company sponsored 401K plans.

What you need to know about March health deadline

4:13 PM, Mar 2, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) - Sick of hearing about the health care law?

Vt. loves renewable energy, except when it arrives

12:57 PM, Mar 2, 2014

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont touts itself as clean and green but renewable energy has had a bumpy ride in the state recently.

Consumer Reports: Stopping robocalls

7:05 PM, Mar 1, 2014

CONSUMER REPORTS - You're probably all too familiar with those irritating sales calls that come just as you're sitting down to dinner.

Bird strike leads plane to make emergency landing

6:46 PM, Mar 1, 2014

GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) - An American Airlines flight returned to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport for an emergency landing after its crew reported the jet hit a bird on takeoff.

China's manufacturing slows to eight-month low

6:40 PM, Mar 1, 2014

BEIJING (AP) - China's manufacturing activities expanded at the slowest pace since June, amid government efforts to rein in credit and investment growth, according to the industry group China Federation of Logistics & Purchasing.

Berkshire Hathaway's 4Q profit up 10 percent

4:41 PM, Mar 1, 2014

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Warren Buffett's company said Saturday that fourth-quarter earnings rose 10 percent to nearly $5 billion as its insurance, rail and energy businesses generated major gains in the improving economy.

Buffett speaks: Highlights from his annual letter

4:38 PM, Mar 1, 2014

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Investors eagerly await Warren Buffett's letter to Berkshire Hathaway Inc. shareholders each year for its plain-spoken insight into the billionaire's financial strategy and economic predictions. Buffett had plenty of good news to discuss Saturday as he recounted the performance of his Omaha, Neb., based company with humor and wit. He also dispensed some investing advice.

Buffett upbeat about future despite trailing S&P

3:48 PM, Mar 1, 2014

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Billionaire Warren Buffett is confident that Berkshire Hathaway will be a mainstay of the U.S. economy for the next 100 years, regardless of whether it sometimes underperforms bull market runs, like it did last year.

Blue Bell unveils new ice cream flavor March 1

9:40 AM, Mar 1, 2014

BRENHAM, Texas - Blue Bell ice cream fans are in for quite a treat to start the month of March.

Hopes up for sunnier US economy once winter fades

8:41 PM, Feb 28, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) -- When the weather warms up, so, too, will the U.S. economy.

Buying or selling a home? The time is now

5:53 PM, Feb 28, 2014

DENVER- Whether you're thinking about buying or selling a home, realtor Wade Perry says the time is now. Don't wait until the traditional summer selling season. 

Report: Keystone contractor followed federal rules

10:00 AM, Feb 28, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) - The State Department's inspector general says a contractor that helped write an environmental review of the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline complied with federal rules regarding possible conflict of interest.

Colorado new car registrations up 3% in January from 2013; cold weather hampers winter sales

9:57 AM, Feb 28, 2014

DENVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - Registrations of new cars and trucks in Colorado rose 3 percent in January from the same month in 2013, an improvement over December's 2 percent year-over-year decline, the Colorado Automobile Dealers Association reports.

Colorado community colleges can grant 4-year career degrees under new law

9:43 AM, Feb 28, 2014

DENVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - Gov. John Hickenlooper has signed legislation into law that allows Colorado community colleges to grant four-year applied-science degrees in career and technical fields, from dental hygiene and culinary arts to water-quality management.

Time to worry about your 2014 taxes

8:58 AM, Feb 28, 2014

USA TODAY - If you, like most Americans, are spending the next few weekends slaving over a hot tax form, you're probably wondering: Can I claim my dog as a dependent, and if I do, would she be able to get Social Security, too?

Google Glass: Freaky, geeky tech toy aims to save lives

8:55 AM, Feb 28, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO - Walk around this tech capital and you'll spot someone wearing Google Glass, a device that spawns everything from envy to eye-rolling as debates rage over the wearable computer's pros (hands-free tool) and cons (distracting privacy invader).

Push for Web addresses in era of search, apps

8:53 AM, Feb 28, 2014

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - In the early days, you typed in a domain name address to reach a website. Then came the ability to reach websites directly through a search engine. The mobile era brought us phone apps for accessing services without either.

Contracts to buy US homes barely budged in January

8:50 AM, Feb 28, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of Americans who signed contracts to buy homes was essentially flat in January, a possible sign of a softening real estate market.

Estimated Q4 economic growth rate cut to 2.4 pct.

8:46 AM, Feb 28, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy grew at a 2.4 percent annual rate last quarter, sharply less than first thought, in part because consumers didn't spend as much as initially estimated.

S&P 500 reaches further into record territory

8:45 AM, Feb 28, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks moved solidly higher Friday, pushing the Standard & Poor's 500 index further into record territory, as investors focused on a surprisingly strong report of growth in manufacturing in the Midwest.

Amtrak returns to Denver Union Station

8:13 AM, Feb 28, 2014

DENVER (AP) - Amtrak's California Zephyr is resuming service to Denver Union Station after a three-year absence and a nearly $500 million renovation of the historic Denver rail hub.

Tokyo bitcoin exchange files for bankruptcy

8:00 AM, Feb 28, 2014

TOKYO (AP) - The Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange in Tokyo filed for bankruptcy protection Friday and its chief executive said 850,000 bitcoins, worth several hundred million dollars, are unaccounted for.

WSJ: Restructuring planned at Quiznos

10:27 PM, Feb 27, 2014

DENVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - Quiznos, the Denver-based sandwich-shop chain that has been grappling with debt, is preparing to file for bankruptcy protection soon and is working on a prepackaged restructuring, the Wall Street Journal reported online Thursday.

Report: UK spies intercept webcam pics, nudity

10:04 PM, Feb 27, 2014

LONDON (AP) - Britain's signals intelligence division is stealing screenshots from hundreds of thousands of innocent Yahoo users' webcam videos, according to the Guardian newspaper, which also reported that the years-long operation has swept up a huge haul of intimate photographs.

Review: Lots of innovations beyond IOS and Android

9:58 PM, Feb 27, 2014

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - When it comes to smartphones, consumers have an array of choices from Apple to... well, Android.

Random facts about taxes to ease what may be a painful day

DENVER - April 15 is, of course, usually tax day (it's April 17 this year). If you owe money or you're scrambling to get your return in by midnight, it may be a stressful day. Here are some fun facts to get you through the process.

5:30 PM, Mar 6, 2012

PHOTOS: Miley Cyrus

LOS ANGELES - Could Miley Cyrus be engaged to "Hunger Games" star Liam Hemsworth? While we wait for an answer, check out outfits Miley has recently committed to.

12:07 PM, Aug 13, 2012

Colorado Mountain College offers Spanish for employers

GLENWOOD SPRINGS (AP) - With Hispanic populations growing, some employers are paying for Spanish classes for their workers.

7:51 AM, May 7, 2007

Lawsuit filed over teen's death from synthetic marijuana

COLORADO SPRINGS - A lawsuit has been filed over the death of Colorado 19-year-old Nicholas A. Colbert against a retail store for selling him synthetic marijuana - or "Spice."

12:27 PM, Sep 23, 2013

Lawn tonic drought formula

Our lawns are getting enough water this spring to grow and stay green. But how will they fare when the heat hits in a few more weeks?

4:44 PM, Feb 16, 2007

State Patrol says teens who died in crash likely drowned

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JEFFERSON COUNTY – Troopers say a crash that claimed the lives of two teens was caused when the right tire of a Jeep went off the road, causing the driver to lose control and roll into a creek.

11:41 PM, May 12, 2007

8 men accused of burning 14-year-old at party

DENVER - Eight men are in jail, accused of severely burning a 14-year-old boy. The arrest affidavit says the boy had lighter fluid poured on him and then was lit on fire. Investigators say the burns were so bad they left giant welts on the boy's chest.

12:27 AM, Feb 25, 2011

Death toll rises in Colorado floods

DENVER - The flood waters that has spread across 17 Colorado counties has claimed 8 lives

12:00 AM, Sep 17, 2013

Tenant objects to apartment building pot smoke

DENVER - Another implication of Colorado's brave new world of legal marijuana is affecting apartment renters.

3:37 AM, Jan 7, 2014

Is there another 'you' reading this in a parallel universe?

KUSA - One of the best known physicists in the world is Denver today, talking about the possibility that parallel universes do in fact exist and that much of realilty's true nature may be deeply hidden among them. We talked to Dr. Brian Greene on 9NEWS At Noon.

3:24 PM, Feb 21, 2011
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