Trump agrees to shut down his charity amid allegations he used it for personal and political benefit

President Donald Trump has agreed to shut down his embattled personal charity amid allegations that he used it for his personal and political benefit and give away its remaining funds, the New York attorney general announced Tuesday.


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Michael Flynn sentencing abruptly postponed; judge expresses disgust

A federal judge abruptly postponed the sentencing hearing Tuesday for Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, after a stunning hearing in which the judge accused Flynn of selling out his country.


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Trump signs order to create U.S. Space Command, which initially will begin in Colorado

President Donald Trump launched the Pentagon's new Space Command Tuesday, an effort to better organize and advance the military's vast operations in space that could cost as much as $800 million over the next five years.


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White House pulls back from shutdown threat over border wall funds

The White House on Tuesday appeared to inch away from forcing a partial government shutdown over funding for a southern border wall, with Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders saying there are "other ways" to secure the $5 billion in funding that President Donald Trump wants.


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Trump administration moves to ban bump stocks

WASHINGTON -- The Trump administration is moving to officially ban bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire rapidly like automatic firearms.


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Little if any progress as partial government shutdown looms

The fight over President Donald Trump's $5 billion wall funds has deepened, threatening a partial government shutdown in a standoff that has become increasingly common in Washington.


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“Tall, slender towers”: Denver approves River Mile redevelopment of Elitch Gardens

The River Mile project won crucial approvals of the Denver City Council with votes on Monday night that drew a broad portrait of the district-sized redevelopment plan.


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Denver to consider banning gay conversion therapy on minors

Denver's Office of Human Rights and Community Partnerships has proposed banning conversion therapies aimed at changing the sexual orientation of minors.


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Colorado Sen. Randy Baumgardner stepping down after beating expulsion vote

A rural state senator who narrowly avoided expulsion following sexual harassment allegations during the 2018 legislative session is leaving office next month.


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Sen. Cory Gardner tries to attach marijuana measure to criminal justice bill

Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colorado, made a move Monday toward changing federal marijuana law, including letting banks accept money from legal businesses.


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