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Stimulus Bill Expected To Restart Mine Cleanup

Posted: 02/15/2009 - Tens of thousands of abandoned hardrock mines, many was old as the 19th century, could get an economic boost for cleanup efforts with the economic stimulus bill awaiting President Barack Obama's signature.

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USAA Offers 250 Jobs in Colorado Springs

Posted: 02/12/2009 - USAA expects to add between 250 and 1,000 customer service and claims positions to Colorado Springs and other cities. The company plans to fill those positions through hiring efforts in existing local communities.

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Obama Thanks Congress For Economic Bill

Posted: 02/11/2009 - President Barack Obama has thanked Democrats and Republicans in Congress for compromising on an economic stimulus bill.

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Colorado Budget Writers Banking On Stimulus Money

Posted: 02/11/2009 - Lawmakers who oversee the state budget are recommending that Colorado count on about $100 million it expects to get in extra Medicaid funding to help balance this year's budget.

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Obama To Wall Street: No Easy Out

Posted: 02/10/2009 - President Barack Obama says Wall Street is looking for an "easy out" but none is coming as his government launches a plan to revamp the financial sector.

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Obama: Trying To Strike A Balance

Posted: 02/10/2009 - It's a balancing act. That's what President Barack Obama says about his efforts to underscore the severity of the economic crisis but avoid sounding alarmist.

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Molson Coors 4Q Profit Drops On Stronger Dollar

Posted: 02/10/2009 - Molson Coors Brewing says its fourth-quarter earnings from continuing operations fell 49 percent, weighed down by a stronger dollar, commodity inflation and lower sales volumes.

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DirecTV Group Posts 5% Drop In Profit

Posted: 02/10/2009 - DirecTV Group Inc. says fourth-quarter profit fell 5 percent on higher customer acquisition costs and interest expense.

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Qwest Profit Falls 49% In Fourth Quarter

Posted: 02/10/2009 - Denver-based phone company Qwest Communications says its fourth-quarter earnings fell 49 percent from a year ago, mainly due to tax effects -- while cost-cutting improved its underlying performance.

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Live Nation and Ticketmaster in Merger Deal

Posted: 02/10/2009 - Concert promoter Live Nation Inc. and ticketing giant Ticketmaster Entertainment Inc. said Tuesday morning that they plan an all-stock merger of equals.

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Administration Unveiling Bailout Overhaul

Posted: 02/10/2009 - The Obama administration is promising an aggressive effort to combat the worst financial crisis in seven decades, unveiling a program that could mobilize well over $1 trillion in public and private support to get the frozen credit markets functioning again.

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Colorado Announces $7.7M Settlement With Countrywide

Posted: 02/09/2009 - Colorado officials say mortgage lender Countrywide Financial has agreed to provide $7.7 million to borrowers and to state government to settle claims that the company put home buyers in high-cost, high-risk loans.

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