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There’s An App For THIS!

By: Chandra Thomas Whitfield

DUS Celebrates 28th Anniversary with Launch of New Mobile App In numerology, every number has an inherent meaning, a certain essence. Overall, the numerology number 28 represents a composition containing the ideas of: •Self-determinism •Independence •Relationships •Diplomacy •Business The number 28 is synonymous with self-determination; it’s primarily focused on itself, its independence and self-sufficiency, while keeping the welfare of associates in mind, especially those it has close relationships with, according to the website affinitynumerology.com. There’s some attention on building a business. The inherent meaning also contains the ideas of exploring new locations and methods, companionship, diplomacy, business and a powerful initiative.      How fitting that the Denver...

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Beyond Selma: Vote in May…It Matters!

By: Charles Emmons

DUS Updates Community On The Mayoral, City Council Races It's early spring.  Just over 30 days out from the Denver Municipal election and there is a smattering of political yard signs everywhere.  If this were November the byways would be covered too.  Just because Barack Obama is already president and...

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Get Your GRUB ON!

By: Chris Meehan

Far Northeast Denver Location Fits Black-Owned Eatery To A ‘Tea’ By Chris Meehan The first floor of a glass-mirrored office building in an industrial zone isn’t exactly where you’d expect to find a restaurant that’s raking in rave reviews on Urban Spoon, TripAdvisor, Yelp, Facebook and similar websites. After all,...

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The Man Who Would be Marvin Gaye

By: Angelia D. McGowan

An Interview with Jarran Muse About his Role in Motown the Musical Jarran Muse is Marvin Gaye in “Motown the Musical,” set to take over Denver, March 31 to April 19, at the Buell Theater at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. “Motown the Musical” is filled with back...

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Manhole explosions knock out power, block downtown Denver streets

By: Bruce Finley
The Denver Post

Denver police have blocked off 13th Avenue access to downtown after apparent manhole explosions near 13th and Pennsylvania Street.

Man fatally shot at Denver funeral of 61-year-old relative

By: Anna Gauldin and Bruce Finley
The Denver Post

Conflicting information clouds events during the Abdul Muhammad services at Gospel Hall.

Manhole explosions knock out power, block downtown Denver streets

By: Bruce Finley
The Denver Post

Denver police have blocked off 13th Avenue access to downtown after apparent manhole explosions near 13th and Pennsylvania avenues.

Denver's Ethiopian community mourns countrymen killed by Islamic State

By: Bruce Finley
The Denver Post

The beheading and shooting of 30 Ethiopian migrants by Islamic State fighters last week in Libya is tormenting metro Denver's 30,000-strong Ethiopian-American community.

National

Four boaters missing after storm hits Alabama regatta

(Reuters) - A powerful storm capsized several sailboats participating in a regatta off the coast of Alabama, leaving four people missing, the Coast Guard said on Sunday.

U.S. official denies report of Islamic State plot in California

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - CNN reported on Saturday that the FBI was investigating a possible Islamic State-inspired terrorism plot in California but a U.S. law enforcement official in Los Angeles denied there was any such threat.






Three people dead in possible Molotov cocktail attack in California

(Reuters) - Three people were found dead inside a Los Angeles-area business on Saturday in what might have been a fire bomb or Molotov cocktail attack, law enforcement said.

Thousands march in Baltimore to protest black man's death, some damage

BALTIMORE (Reuters) - At least 2,000 people marched through downtown Baltimore on Saturday to protest the unexplained death of a black man in police custody, and authorities said some demonstrators threw objects at officers and broke windows.






Russian hackers read Obama's unclassified emails last year: NYT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russian hackers who penetrated sensitive parts of the White House computer system last year read President Barack Obama's unclassified emails, the New York Times reported on Saturday, quoting U.S. officials.

Russian hackers read Obama's unclassified emails last year: NYT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russian hackers who penetrated sensitive parts of the White House computer system last year read President Barack Obama's unclassified emails, the New York Times reported on Saturday, quoting U.S. officials.






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International

One more Ukrainian serviceman killed in rebel attacks: Ukraine military

KIEV (Reuters) - One Ukrainian serviceman was killed and seven servicemen were wounded in attacks by pro-Russian separatists in the past 24 hours in eastern Ukraine, Ukraine's military said on Sunday.






Syrian TV says insurgents killed civilians after capturing town

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian television said on Sunday that Islamist insurgents who seized a key northwestern town had since slaughtered civilians, but monitors of the war said only government supporters had been detained and no one killed.

Burundi riot police disperse protests against president's third term

BUJUMBURA (Reuters) - Police in the Burundian capital used water cannon and tear gas on Sunday to disperse protesters demonstrating against President Pierre Nkurunziza seeking a third term, witnesses said, after the government banned protests for or against the move.






UK's Labour rules out informal deal with Scots nationalists after May election

LONDON (Reuters) - The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party on Sunday ruled out an informal deal with Scottish nationalists after a May 7 election if his party fails to win an overall majority, something he has previously declined to do.

Afghan province sees second police chief killed in six weeks

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) - The acting police chief of southern Afghan province was shot and killed by a fellow officer, about a month after his predecessor was also assassinated, authorities said Sunday.

Saudi-led air strikes hit Yemeni capital, ships shell Aden: residents

ADEN (Reuters) - At least five air strikes hit military sites and an area near the presidential palace compound in the Yemeni capital Sanaa at dawn on Sunday while warships pounded an area near the port of the southern city of Aden, residents said.

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Publisher Rosalind “Bee” Harris Named Among Most Powerful Women in Denver Denver, Colo.– The Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce (CWCC) will honor Rosalind "Bee" Harris, publisher and art director of the Denver Urban Spectrum, as one of the Top 25 Most Powerful Women in Denver. Harris is among 25 women...

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Denver Urban Spectrum Wins Two CABJ SIE Awards

Last month at the annual Colorado Association of Black Journalists awards banquet, the Denver Urban Spectrum walked away with two Scribes In Excellence awards.  New column DUS Blowing Smoke which explores the realities of the Cannabis industry by Wanda James received the Best in Series award and Angelia McGowan tied...