• Insider Q&A: The inherent limits of temporary tax cuts

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The tax overhaul that took effect Jan. 1 provides generous breaks for corporations and wealthy Americans and more modest relief for middle- and low-income households. In addition, the tax cuts for corporations are permanent; those for individuals and families are only...

  • Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, April 22

    Carlotta Olson
    Updated: 3 hr ago

    Here's a look at what's going on Sunday in the Colorado Springs area:        OPEN HOUSE Pikesmasters Model Railroad Club Springs Open House - 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa St., free admission, donations accepted; pikemastersrr.com.

  • Statue unveiled honoring firefighters killed in Arizona fire

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    PHOENIX (AP) — A life-sized statue was unveiled Saturday honoring 19 members of a firefighting team known as the Granite Mountain Hotshots who died in a 2013 Arizona wildfire. The statue was dedicated at a state memorial park established where all but one member of the team died in a...

  • Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Monday, April 23

    Carlotta Olson
    Updated: Fri, Apr 20, 2018

    Here's a look at what's going on Monday in the Colorado Springs area:      MUSIC      STAGE “The Pilgrim’s Progress” — 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Saturdays,4 p.m. Fridays, through April 27, Simpich Showcase, 2413 W. Colorado Ave., $14-$17;...

  • Dodgers back Ryu with 3 HRs in 4-0 win over Nationals

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger's Bobblehead Night and Joc Pederson's birthday took a back seat to the night Hyun-Jin Ryu had. Ryu threw seven dominant innings to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 4-0 victory over the Washington Nationals on Saturday night. "Just the way he was...

  • Roberta Flack leaves Harlem awards show after feeling ill

    Updated: 18 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Singer-songwriter Roberta Flack was under observation at a Manhattan hospital Saturday after suddenly feeling ill before her appearance at Harlem's Apollo Theater. The 81-year-old Grammy award-winner was taken to Harlem Hospital in an ambulance Friday evening, TMZ...

  • Trump considering pardon for late boxer Jack Johnson

    Updated: 18 hr ago

    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump says he's considering a posthumous pardon for boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after the late Jack Johnson was convicted by all-white jury of accompanying a white woman across state lines. Trump announced...

  • Verne Troyer, 'Mini-Me' in Austin Powers films, dies at 49

    The Associated Press
    Updated: 19 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES — Actor Verne Troyer from the "Austin Powers" movie franchise has died. A statement provided by Troyer's spokesperson that was also posted to his Instagram and Facebook accounts says the 49-year-old actor died Saturday. No cause or place of death was given, but the...

  • Library of Congress brings America to life in LA photo show


    LOS ANGELES (AP) — If a picture tells a thousand words, the Library of Congress is bringing 440,000 of them to Los Angeles with a free-wheeling photo exhibition that seeks to define America's zeitgeist in a way people have never seen. "Not An Ostrich: And Other Images From America's...

  • Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, April 21

    Carlotta Olson

    Here's a look at what's going on Saturday in the Colorado Springs area:      FESTIVALS Through Saturday: UNC/Greeley Jazz Festival — Union Colony Civic Center, Greeley. Go online for ticket prices: uncjazzfest.com.

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