Reyn Aubrey, right, and Jon DuVarney work on their online software, PocketChange, in the basement office near DU they call "Mission Control." (Kevin Simpson, The Colorado Sun)

A DU student withdrew from school to change the charity world, quarter by quarter

With software called PocketChange, Reyn Aubrey and dozens of his former classmates offer a new entry into Giving Tuesday that combines altruism with capitalism

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Deep mountain snow raised Lake Mead, Lake Powell water lines. But for the first time, supply cuts loom downstream.

The Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan inked this spring is triggering “a new era” of mandatory cuts for Arizona and Nevada

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Colorado commission votes 8-1 to adopt zero-emissions vehicle mandate after three-day hearing

Colorado's adoption of ZEV rule means more electric vehicles will be on sale in the state. Commissioner Tom Gonzales voting against the rule.