Denver City Council sends pit bull ban repeal to Nov. ballot

The once-scorned Denver City Councilman Chris Herndon proposed a second time to repeal the city’s ban on pit bulls, though this attempt requires voter approval. The council voted to send a repeal measure to the city’s Nov. 3 ballot. A second vote is needed before the measure’s spot on the ballot is cemented. Only Councilwoman Debbie Ortega voted against placing […]

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Trump wants stimulus payments, schools funds in COVID-19 bill: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump still wants to see coronavirus aid legislation pass that would include stimulus payments to individuals and school funding, the White House said on Monday after talks with congressional Democrats collapsed last week. “The White House is still motivated,” White House spokeswoman Kayleigh McEnany told reporters at a briefing. “The president would love to […]

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EU state demand Brussels intervention in Belarus after allegations of election rigging

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. European capitals called for an emergency summit to discuss the re-election of long-term dictator Alexander Lukanhesko. This morning, the country’s electoral commission said the 65-year-old, who has been president since 1994, had secured 80.23 percent of the […]

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Boris Johnson’s freeport plan could hand invaluable boost to Brexit-backing Sunderland

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Under the Prime Minister’s plans to create a series of so-called freeports around the UK, the Japanese carmaker could benefit from a “special economic zone” that constructs the ideal business environment to increase production. A bespoke ecosystem, […]

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Homeless shelters get biggest chunk of money in Denver’s COVID-19 relief spending

Denver is putting $25.6 million in federal money toward shelters, small business grants and other areas, city officials announced Thursday — the city’s second release of federal money to combat the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. “We know the COVID pandemic is disproportionately impacting our historically marginalized communities of color, both physically and economically,” Mayor Michael Hancock said in a […]

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Brexit rant unleashed on UK by Germany as Britain attacked for lack of ‘realism’

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. European affairs minister Michael Roth accused Boris Johnson’s negotiating team rowing back on previous agreements with the bloc. Berlin is “disappointed that London is shifting further and further away from the Political Declaration agreed between us as […]

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