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Nigeria's opposition urges military to stay away from vote

Nigeria's top opposition candidate is urging the military not to be involved in the upcoming presidential election, saying the army "has no role to play in the conduct" of the poll

DATE: Feb. 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

In Nigeria's tight election, Christian vote is seen as key

In Nigeria's tight presidential election, the Christian vote is seen as key in the choice between two Muslim candidates

DATE: Feb. 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Alaska utility halts study of buying power from company

FAIRBANKS, Alaska – An electric utility in eastern Alaska has stopped a study on the costs of buying power from a Colorado company’s wind turbines and propane generators. The Golden Valley Electric...

DATE: Feb. 12, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado woman pleads not guilty in toddler’s death

COLORADO SPRINGS – The mother of a 2-year-old Colorado boy who fatally shot himself has pleaded not guilty to child abuse. KKTV-TV reports Melissa Adamson was arraigned Monday, with a judge...

DATE: Feb. 12, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Handyman accused of intentionally blowing up Denver rowhome

DENVER – A handyman who was involved in an argument with tenants intentionally caused an explosion that leveled a brick row house in Denver, injuring nine people, including himself, authorities...

DATE: Feb. 12, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Snowboarder who died after Snowmass jump attempt identified

ASPEN – Authorities have identified a 20-year-old snowboarder who died after attempting a jump in a terrain park at Snowmass in western Colorado. The Pitkin County Coroner’s Office identified Tyler...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Area where Colorado runner killed mountain lion stays closed

FORT COLLINS, Colo. – An area in northern Colorado where a man fought off and killed a mountain lion that attacked him during a trail run remains closed. The Fort Collins Coloradoan reports...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Conservation group sues over federal oil, gas leases in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY – A conservation organization has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Interior over oil and gas leases offered in southeast Utah, claiming the parcels are packed with...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Frustrated mom casts mail-in ballot for adult son

GRAND JUNCTION – Officials say a Grand Junction woman was arrested on suspicion of misdemeanor voter fraud after she allegedly cast a mail-in ballot for her adult son. The Mesa County district...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Denver school leaders, teachers negotiate to avoid strike

DENVER – Denver school leaders and teachers will try to reach a last-minute deal to avert a planned strike on Monday. Both sides are scheduled to meet Friday evening to discuss how much teachers...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Uganda: Pageant to showcase women's 'curves' draws outrage

Uganda beauty pageant purports to promote local women's 'curves' has outraged critics who say it demeans the dignity of women

DATE: Feb. 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Ex-New Mexico athletic head charged with fraud, laundering

ALBUQUERQUE – Former University of New Mexico athletic director Paul Krebs has been charged with fraud and money laundering. The attorney general’s office filed a criminal complaint Wednesday...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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