University of California to be granted CRISPR patent

University of California to be granted CRISPR patent

The University of California will soon be granted a potentially valuable patent on the revolutionary gene-editing technology known as CRISPR, according to a document filed by the U.S. patent office on Friday. Source link
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Whitaker: ‘I Have Not Interfered in Any Way’ with Mueller Investigation

Whitaker: ‘I Have Not Interfered in Any Way’ with Mueller Investigation

Acting attorney general Matthew Whitaker testified Friday that he has not talked to President Trump about Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation and has “not interfered in any way” with the probe. “I want to be very specific about this,....
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Mets add Danny Espinosa on minor league deal

Mets add Danny Espinosa on minor league deal

Danny Espinosa will be joining the Mets at major league spring training. The 31-year-old veteran infielder signed a minor league contract with the Mets, the team announced on Friday. Espinosa spent his first seven seasons with the Nationals before spending...
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Ski resorts impacted by Summit County power outage

Ski resorts impacted by Summit County power outage

BRECKENRIDGE – A power outage in Summit County knocked out power to thousands including Breckenridge and Keystone resorts Friday morning. Xcel Energy reported the outage around  7:18 a.m. Friday. As of noon, the company said more than 3,700 residents ar...
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Venezuela's Maduro spurns U.S. aid, rival warns military not to block it

Venezuela's Maduro spurns U.S. aid, rival warns military not to block it

Venezuela’s government on Friday said the United States should distribute humanitarian aid in Colombia where it is being stockpiled, while the opposition warned that blocking much-needed food and medicine could constitute crimes against humanity. Source ...
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Trump, not particularly vigilant about diet, gets physical exam

Trump, not particularly vigilant about diet, gets physical exam

President Donald Trump on Friday underwent his annual physical exam, a test of whether his doctor’s order that he follow a healthier diet has paid dividends. Source link
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Where’s my paycheck? Wells Fargo customers say direct deposits not showing up after outage

Where’s my paycheck? Wells Fargo customers say direct deposits not showing up after outage

Social media users said Friday they were having trouble seeing paychecks and direct deposits in their Wells Fargo online and mobile banking accounts. Source link
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Katy Perry trashed one of Orlando Bloom’s favorite things

Katy Perry trashed one of Orlando Bloom’s favorite things

“My boyfriend doesn’t even know,” the pop star said. Source link
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Jefferson County Animal Control Officer captures goshawk

Jefferson County Animal Control Officer captures goshawk

Jefferson County Animal Control Officer Hubrecht poses with a goshawk recovered while on patrol. (Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office) JEFFERSON COUNTY – The work of an Animal Control officer can be routine, sometimes dangerous and quite possibly a l...
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Whitaker says did not previously discuss Russia probe with Trump, associates

Whitaker says did not previously discuss Russia probe with Trump, associates

U.S. Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker on Friday said he never discussed Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation with President Donald Trump or his inner circle before he began working at the U.S. Department of Justice. Source link
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