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Archive for June 3rd, 2012

  • Study: Hormone pill slows prostate cancer’s growth

    June 3, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    This undated image provided by Johnson & Johnson shows the drug Zytiga. The hormone-blocking pill approved in 2012 for certain men with advanced prostate cancer now also seems to help a wider group of men who were given it sooner in the course of treating...

  • Officials break ground on Navajo water project

    June 3, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    TWIN LAKES, N.M. (AP) — Federal, state and tribal officials gathered Saturday in western New Mexico to break ground on the massive Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project. The 280-mile, $1 billion pipeline project will serve more than 43 Navajo communities in...

  • Silvery minnow spawn naturally at NM refugium

    June 3, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    LOS LUNAS, N.M. (AP) — Scientists have been able to mimic the natural flows of the Rio Grande to get captive endangered Rio Grande silvery minnows to spawn. The feat was a first for the Interstate Stream Commission’s minnow refugium in Los Lunas, one...

  • NM primary features bruising legislative races

    June 3, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — An election-year battle for control of the New Mexico Legislature is under way and the political middle ground is under siege in several races in Tuesday’s primary contests. With all seats in the Democratic-controlled Legislature...

  • Life sentence for Egypt’s Mubarak; sons acquitted

    June 3, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Egyptian riot police eat ice cream while securing the courthouse where ex-President Hosni Mubarak received a verdict in his trial for charges related to the death of protesters in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, May 2, 2012. Egypt’s ex-President Hosni Mubarak...

  • AP ‘napalm girl’ photo from Vietnam War turns 40

    June 3, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Phan Thi Kim Phuc, center right, wipes her eyes as she introduces Dr. My Le, who treated Kim Phuc in Vietnam two days after a napalm attack in Vietnam on June 8, 1972, to her two sons, Thomas, second from right, and Stephen Bui, right, during a reunion in...

  • Zimmerman credibility may be hurt by bond dispute

    June 3, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this April 20, 2012 file photo, George Zimmerman, left, answers a question from attorney Mark O’Mara during a bond hearing in Sanford, Fla. A judge on Friday, June 1, 2012 revoked Zimmerman’s bond and ordered him returned to jail...

  • US employers waiting and watching before hiring

    June 3, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In his Thursday, May 31, 2012 file photo, job seekers gather for employment opportunities at the 11th annual Skid Row Career Fair at the Los Angeles Mission in Los Angeles. Business has picked up. Yet American companies are too nervous to step up...

  • Lil Wayne says he feels ‘unwanted’ at Okla. Arena

    June 3, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Grammy Award Winning Hip Hop Icon Lil Wayne and Professional Skateboarder Stevie Williams celebrate the launch of their contemporary clothing lines TRUKFIT and DGK at Macy’s stores on Friday June 1, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Katy Winn/Invision) LOS...

  • Hundreds gather to remember Nebraska coaches

    June 3, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Emergency responders work at the scene of a Broken Bow Nebraska Public Schools van and a pickup crash on Highway 2 one mile west of Ansley, Neb., Friday June 1, 2012. Nebraska authorities say the pickup truck crashed into a van carrying high school basketball...