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Archive for June 1st, 2012

  • Santa Fe Convention Center getting solar power

    June 1, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTE FE, N.M. (AP) — The Santa Fe Community Convention Center is getting a new solar power system. City officials announced this week that the convention center is set to receive 386 panels that will cover more than 10 percent of the facility’s...

  • Police think Canada body parts suspect fled abroad

    June 1, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    This undated photo provided by City of Montreal Police Service media relations shows Luka Rocco Magnotta, 29, who is wanted for homicide. Montreal police said on Wednesday, May 30, 2012, they have identified Magnotta as a suspect in the gruesome case of...

  • SpaceX Dragon returns to Earth, ends historic trip

    June 1, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    In this photo provided by SpaceX, the Dragon spacecraft floats on the surface of the Pacific Ocean about 500 miles off Mexico’s Baja California on Thursday, May 31, 2012 after its mission to the International Space Station. (AP Photo/SpaceX, Michael...

  • Wis. archdiocese no longer paying priests to leave

    June 1, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Feb. 25, 2012, file photo, Cardinal Timothy Dolan speaks to the press after prayer services at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York. The Archdiocese of Milwaukee confirmed Wednesday, May 30, 2012, that it had a policy to pay...

  • Defense of Marriage Act heads to US Supreme Court

    June 1, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this June 23, 2009 file photo, Keegan O’Brien of Worcester, Mass., leads chants as members of the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) community protest the Defense of Marriage Act outside a Democratic National Committee fundraiser...

  • US is heaping new pressure on Russia over Syria

    June 1, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton smiles during a forum with students at the Royal Library in Copenhagen, Denmark, Thursday May 31, 2012. (AP Photo/Saul Loeb, Pool) COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The U.S. is heaping new pressure on Russia to change course...

  • Women recall brutal attack on Giants fan

    June 1, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Defendant Marvin Norwood appears in Los Angeles Superior Court on Wednesday, May 30, 2012, in Los Angeles. Norwood and co-defendant Louie Sanchez are accused of beating San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow in the parking lot of Dodger Stadium after a baseball...

  • Edwards acquitted on 1 count, mistrial on others

    June 1, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Ex-presidential candidate John Edwards speaks outside a federal courthouse as his daughter, Cate Edwards, left, and father Wallace Edwards, listen after his campaign finance fraud case ended in a mistrial Thursday, May 31, 2012 in Greensboro, N.C. Jurors...

  • Thousands take part in tsunami drill in US town

    June 1, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    A sign points people to the evacuation route in case of a tsunami on Thursday, May 31, 2012 in Charleston, Ore. Authorities expected thousands of people to take park in a tsunami drill Thursday in the Oregon coastal communities of Charleston, Coos Bay and...