Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO) visits with a young girl as he campaigns in downtown Colorado Springs, Colo., on Aug. 9. After surviving a tough primary challenge, Bennet is now in a close race with Tea-Party-backed Republican Ken Buck. Ed Andrieski/AP hide caption

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Struggling Senator Sticks To Middle Of Road In Colo.

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A bad harvest and fires in Russia have caused U.S. wheat prices to jump nearly 50 percent in recent months. Bakeries and other businesses are facing higher costs. Spencer Platt/Getty Images North America hide caption

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Will It Cost More Bread To Make Bread?

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Wind Power Wanes With Fading Federal Incentives

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U.S. Weighs Grades For Car Fuel Economy

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This is the house Bob Lynn, owner of Peak Property Development Co., remodeled in Denver. hide caption

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Homebuyers' Dilemma: Has Market Bottomed?

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In Lawsuit, Students Claim College Deceived Them

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Hungry For Oil: Feeding America's Expensive Habit

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Colorado To Vote In Gubernatorial, Senate Primaries

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Fearing Ariz. Law, Illegal Immigrants Head To Colo.

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BP's New Strategy Includes Humility

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Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer, who appears to have gotten a political boost from her support of the immigration law. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Once Again, Immigration Is A Hot Campaign Issue

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Colorado GOP Rivals Debate Over 'Real Insider'

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All-Star Jimenez Makes Pitch For Baseball Greatness

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Small Businesses May Sink Under Drilling Hiatus

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