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Archive for June 16th, 2012

  • Calif. lawmakers pass budget, but work unfinished

    June 16, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Battery-powered lights shaped like candles are displayed at the state Capitol rotunda as a protest against budget cuts for funding of in-home health care providers in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, June 15, 2012. Both houses of the Legislature approved the...

  • Paraguay: 17 killed in violent land dispute

    June 16, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    A police officer wounded in a land dispute is helped from a plane after arriving at the airport in Asuncion, Paraguay, from Curuguaty, Friday, June 15, 2012. Paraguay deployed its army on Friday to resolve the violent land dispute in Curuguaty, a remote...

  • Egypt's Brotherhood pins hopes on presidency

    June 16, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Egyptian presidential candidate Ahmed Shafiq addresses his supporters during an election rally in Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, June 14, 2012. Judges appointed by Hosni Mubarak dissolved the Islamist-dominated parliament on Thursday and ruled that Mubarak’s...

  • Romney: Obama denying middle class a 'fair shot'

    June 16, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks during a campaign stop at the Scamman Farm in Stratham, N.H., Friday, June 15, 2012. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) MILFORD, N.H. (AP) — Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney...

  • Obama acts to spare many youths from deportation

    June 16, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R), responds to President Obama’s immigration speech, Friday, June 15, 2012, at the Capitol in Phoenix. Brewer said President Barack Obama represents a “pre-emptive strike” aimed at an upcoming U.S. Supreme Court...

  • Streisand opens her home for women's heart health

    June 16, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Former President Bill Clinton, center, poses with Barbra Streisand, right, and cardiologist C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD, at the dedication of the Barbra Streisand Women’s Heart Center in the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute, on Thursday June 14, 2012 at...

  • Martin Sheen on fathering: Faith, love, no regrets

    June 16, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Sept. 23, 2011 file image originally released by AARP, from left, Emilio Estevez, Ramon Estevez, Martin Sheen and Charlie Sheen pose at the premiere of Emilio’s film, “The Way,” as part of AARP’s Festival For Grown...

  • Around Town

    June 16, 2012 • VistasComments Off

    Be Ready The Roswell Preppers group will now meet on Mondays, from 6:30-8 p.m., at Church’s Chicken north—2828 N. Main St. Topics will include food storage, emergency supplies, current events, and more. The public is invited to network with like-minded...