Politics

Slaughterhouse with 20% of U.S. lamb capacity feels targeted by proposed Denver ban that aims to end factory farms

An animal rights group backing a ballot initiative that would ban slaughterhouses in Denver is adamant that its campaign is not targeted at any individual business — even if just one slaughterhouse is active in the city. Instead, the nascent grassroots group Pro-Animal Future has higher aspirations: to upend an industry that it describes as […]

Culture

From Biles to Sha’Carri, Team USA packed with star power heading into Olympics

By Pat Graham, AP Sports Writer From Simone Biles to Sha’Carri Richardson and Diana Taurasi to Katie Ledecky, Team USA will provide some of the biggest star power at the 2024 Olympic Games. And it will be the women leading the way as the U.S. looks to top the overall medal table for the eighth consecutive Summer Games. FILE – Sha’Carri Richardson, of the […]