Despite concern that a steep decline in oil prices would restrict the country’s finances, King Salman also decreed a cash bonus worth two months' salary to government employees, students and pensioners.
A November wave cloud hangs low over the Continental Divide.
FRISCO — Winding down to the last couple of months of calendar polls, I was curious to see what I’d find in the November archive. It wasn’t a big snow month, so I wasn’t expecting to see many wintry shots. What I did find were some nice ice abstracts and a few other images that represent that late autumn feeling that the world is gradually freezing up. Please vote in the poll and help us choose the November image for the 2013 Summit Voice calendar.
A chilly November sun sets low over the Gore Range, reflecting on the ice covering the edge of Dillon Reservoir.
A late fall snowstorm hangs low over the Tenmile Range in Frisco, Colorado.
Early ice, rippled by the wind and ridged by pressure, along the shore of shallow Frisco Bay.
Footprints in the snow under a brilliant sunrise.
Stacks of lenticular clouds at sunset over the Continental Divide.
Gray November day on Dillon Reservoir.
November snow and ice along the Snake River, in Summit County, Colorado.
Winter spreads an icy grip on the rivers of the high country in November.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Declaring an end to "mindless austerity," President Barack Obama called for a surge in government spending Thursday, and asked Congress to throw out the sweeping budget cuts both parties agreed to four years ago when deficits were spiraling out of control.
Denver International Airport is again exploring giving the Transportation Security Administration's massive security checkpoint operations the boot from the "Great Hall" on level 5 of the airport's Jeppesen Terminal in order to create more space for revenue generating shops and restaurants.