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Archive for June 5th, 2012

  • Kids could someday get on Facebook, without lying

    June 5, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE- In this Friday, May 18, 2012, file photo, a child looks at a laptop displaying Facebook logos in Hyderabad, India. Facebook said Monday, June 4, 2012, it is testing out ways to allow younger kids on its site without needing to lie. (AP Photo/Mahesh...

  • Feet of sand leave farms wasteland after flooding

    June 5, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    This May 22, 2012, photo shows irrigation equipment surrounded by sand on the Mason Hansen farm in Missouri Valley, Iowa. Hundreds of farmers in Iowa and Nebraska are still struggling to remove sand and fill holes gouged by the Missouri River, which swelled...

  • Rousseff: Europe must act in unison facing crisis

    June 5, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Spain’s King Juan Carlos, right, talks with Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff, during a lunch with businessmen in the Itamaraty palace, in Brasilia, Brazil, Monday, June 4, 2012. King Juan Carlos in on a one-day visit to Brazil. (AP Photo/Eraldo...

  • Feds to monitor NM polls on election day

    June 5, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal officials are planning to look out for any cases of voter discrimination in upcoming elections nationwide, including at polling sites in New Mexico. The U.S. Justice Department announced it plans to send observers to Cibola...

  • NM county seeing rise in dog bites

    June 5, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico county is seeing a sharp rise in dogs biting people. The Las Cruces Sun-News (http://bit.ly/M3IMv7) reports Dona Ana County officials have quarantined nearly 100 dogs so far this year after they bit a person. Authorities...

  • NM mayor files complaint against governor’s PAC

    June 5, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The Santa Fe mayor is calling for an investigation into a political association committee associated with Republican Gov. Susana Martinez. The Santa Fe New Mexican (http://bit.ly/LftSD9) reports Mayor David Coss, who is running for a...

  • Navy marks Battle of Midway’s 70th anniversary

    June 5, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    In this photo taken June 1, 2012, retired Rear Adm. Mac Showers, left, the last surviving member of the intelligence team that deciphered Japanese messages in the lead up to the Battle of Midway, speaks during a ceremony in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Listening at...

  • Alec Baldwin helps NY school raise sports money

    June 5, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Actor Alec Baldwin arrives for the screening of Mud at the 65th international film festival, in Cannes, southern France, Saturday, May 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau) CAMILLUS, N.Y. (AP) — Alec Baldwin wants to make sure students at a central New York...

  • Clinton: Romney would be ‘calamitous’ for US

    June 5, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Former President Bill Clinton is acknowledged by President Barack Obama as he speaks during a campaign event at the Waldorf Astoria, Monday, June 4, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton warned Monday...

  • Canadian body parts suspect arrested in Berlin

    June 5, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    This image taken from CCTV obtained by Associated Press video shows Luka Rocco Magnotta speaking to Kadir Anlayisli, a cafe worker who recognized him, in the Internet cafe in the district of Neukoelln in Berlin, Germany, Monday, June 4, 2012. “I looked...