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Colorado tightening edible pot rules

9news.com — DENVER (AP) - Recreational pot brownies in Colorado are about to get weaker. Or at least, easier to break up into manageable doses. Colorado marijuana regulators have drafted an emergency rule aimed at making it easier for new marijuana users to tell how much pot they're eating.

Neighbors concerned about Chive Fest

9news.com — DENVER - Another music festival is coming to the area, and again neighbors are raising concerns. Chive Fest, sponsored by thechive.com, is planned for August 16 at City Park. The 10-hour music festival is expected to attract about 7,500 people.
Jul 31, 2014

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Large tree branch with beehive crushes Denver Subaru

9news.com — DENVER - The weather appears to have take its toll on a tree in Denver as a large branch came crashing down on a Subaru. Not only did the branch, which is the size of most trees, fall but it also had a beehive attached.
Jul 31, 2014

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DeMarcus Ware celebrates his birthday with return to the field

9news.com — KUSA - Broncos Defensive End DeMarcus Ware celebrated his 32nd birthday by returning to the field today. Ware had missed time with what he today described as a bone bruise. "I got kneed in my lower extremity almost by my calf muscle," said Ware after practice." It's just bruised the bone.
Jul 31, 2014

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Colorado to begin licenses for immigrants

9news.com — DENVER (AP) - Colorado will begin issuing driver's licenses and identification cards to immigrants who are in the country illegally or have temporary legal status. The documents will start being issued Friday amid high demand. About 9,500 people are signed up for appointments through the next 90 days, with more people getting scheduled every day.
Jul 31, 2014

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Why people are happier when they choose own rewards

9news.com — KUSA - Rewards for good behavior work better when we choose those rewards ourselves. This is such a well known phenomenon, psychologists have given it its own name- choice bias. This might seem like a no-brainer for most people. Of course we are more motivated to behave well when we choose our own rewards.
Jul 31, 2014

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Marine's dog's spirit reincarnated in another pooch

9news.com — ENGLEWOOD - How many of us can say the phrase: "there is nothing else I'd rather be doing!" From an early age, David Sonka kept telling his parents he wanted to be a Marine. "He wanted to be a Marine since he was about age 12," his father Kevin Sonka said.

Bus driver hassles disabled baby and mom about stroller

9news.com — DENVER - The mother of a disabled baby says an RTD bus driver violated their rights in his effort to enforce the transit system's controversial stroller policy. Maya Baca says she was forced her to unhook her daughter's medical equipment from the stroller and lug everything up the bus stairs.
Jul 31, 2014

RT @9WantsToKnow: Does a baby count as a disabled bus rider? Woman says RTD said no. @melissablasius @9wantstoknow #9news ow.ly/zNVfK

Jul 31, 2014

Does a baby count as a disabled bus rider? Woman says RTD said no. @melissablasius @9wantstoknow #9news ow.ly/zNUS0

Denver VA employees admit scheduling problems

9news.com — DENVER - As Congress votes this week on a bill to reform VA patient care, 9Wants to Know is learning new information about how appointments are scheduled and how often schedulers were manipulating veterans' appointments in Colorado. 9Wants to Know investigator Melissa Blasius met with Gary Downing, head of VA Health Care Administration for Eastern Colorado earlier this month.