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Bernie Sanders is running for president in 2020. Here’s everything we know about the candidate and how he stacks up against the competition.

Who is Bernie Sanders? Current job: US senator from Vermont. Running for president of the United States as a Democratic candidate. Age: 77 Family: Sanders is married to political consultant Jane Sanders, and has one biological son (Levi) from a previous marriage and three stepchildren (Heather, Carina, David). Hometown: Burlington, Vermont Political party: Independent but […]

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Bill Gates is once again the richest person in the world. Here’s how he spends his $110 billion fortune, from a luxury-car collection to incredible real estate.

On Friday, Bill Gates regained the title of the richest person in the world from Jeff Bezos, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Gates’ net worth is $110 billion. In July, Gates was temporarily ranked as the world’s third-richest person behind Jeff Bezos and LVMH’s Bernard Arnault for the first time in at least seven […]

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Garfield County suspends new mining permit applications, potentially blocking controversial Glenwood Springs mine expansion

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — County officials in Colorado have imposed a moratorium on new or amended mining and gravel projects for the next six months to allow time to create a 2030 comprehensive plan and adjust the land-use code. The Post Independent reported Monday that the moratorium imposed in Garfield County means Rocky Mountain Resources Industrials […]