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Archive for October 12th, 2012

  • Gov. Martinez: Relocate Mexican gray wolf pack

    October 12, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An endangered Mexican gray wolf pack linked to recent killings of cows in southwestern New Mexico should be captured and moved out of the area, the governor told federal officials. In a recent letter to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife...

  • Navajo Nation plans to use drone to monitor crops

    October 12, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — The Navajo Nation’s farming enterprise plans to buy an unmanned aircraft as soon as next summer to help monitor its crops. The drone would be used to watch for changes in crops grown by the Navajo Agricultural Products...

  • FACT CHECK: Slips on Libya, Syria, auto bailout

    October 12, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Vice President Joe Biden and Republican vice presidential nominee Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin participate in the vice presidential debate at Centre College, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, in Danville, Ky. (AP Photo/Pool-Rick Wilking) WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice...

  • CDC: Meningitis outbreak growing, 14 people dead

    October 12, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    This undated image made available by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows the Exserohilum rostratum fungus. The CDC said Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012 tests have shown Exserohilum fungus in 10 people sickened in the current fungal meningitis...

  • Turkey: Syrian plane was carrying ammunition

    October 12, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    In this Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012 photo, a Free Syrian Army fighter hurls a grenade at Syrian Army positions in the Karmal Jabl district of Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/ Manu Brabo) ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Escalating tensions with Russia, Turkey defended its...

  • Mailing a letter to cost a penny more next year

    October 12, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Dec. 5, 2011, photo, a customer places first class stamps on envelopes at a U.S. Post Office in San Jose, Calif. It’ll cost another penny to mail a letter in 2013. The cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service said Thursday that it will...

  • China’s popular Mo Yan wins Nobel literature prize

    October 12, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    In this photo taken Tuesday Aug. 2, 2011, Chinese writer Mo Yan poses for photos in a theater in Beijing. Mo was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature on Thursday, Oct 11, 2012, a cause of pride for a government that had disowned the only previous Chinese...

  • FBI seeks help in finding missing Colorado girl

    October 12, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Police search near the 9800 block of Alkire St. on the west side of Stanley Lake in Arvada, Colo., during the ongoing search for missing 10-year-old Jessica Ridgeway on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. Police are not saying whether a body found in Pattridge Park on...

  • Senegal reality TV show features prettiest sheep

    October 12, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    In this Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012 photo, Ma Ibra Diagne presents ram Sall in front of the panel of judges, during the SICAP neighborhood regional final of the Khar Bii competition, in Dakar, Senegal. In a nation where sheep are given names and kept inside homes...

  • Investor wants $20 million for Argentine flagship

    October 12, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Officers from the flagship of Argentina’s navy, the A.R.A. Libertad, are seen on the dock at the port of Tema, outside Accra, Ghana, Thursday, Oct.11, 2012, where the Libertad is being held by a judge answering a complaint from a U.S. hedge fund. A...