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2:00am

Mon September 12, 2011
Business

Business News

David Greene has business news.

2:00am

Mon September 12, 2011
Business

The Last Word in Business

David Greene has the Last Word in business.

12:04am

Mon September 12, 2011
Health

Obesity Epidemic Plagues Even the "Thinnest" State

Ryan Van Duzer runs about six miles most days on the "Eagle Trail" in north Boulder.
Photo by Kirk Siegler

This past weekend, thousands turned out for road races around Colorado including the Denver Half Marathon and the Compass Harvest Run in Golden.  It’s no surprise that running and other fitness activities are wildly popular in Colorado, where being fit seems to be engrained in the culture. But even here in the thinnest state in the nation, waistlines are widening, especially among children.  And as KUNC’s Kirk Siegler reports, public health officials are sounding the alarm.

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10:01pm

Sun September 11, 2011
Books

Behind The War On Terror's Dark Curtain

On Sept. 12, 2001, Ali H. Soufan, a special agent with the FBI, was handed a secret file. Soufan had spent nearly a decade investigating terrorism cases, like the bombing of the U.S.S. Cole. He says that this file was one he had requested before the attacks, and that had it been given to him earlier it may have helped to prevent them.

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2:07pm

Fri September 9, 2011
Environment

Oil and Gas 'Categorical Exclusions' Spark Fight

KUNC file photo

Battle lines are being drawn between energy interests and conservationists over plans to revise oil and gas leasing rules in western states; something that was more than apparent during an oversight hearing on the matter held Friday by Colorado Republican Congressman Doug Lamborn.

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