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Archive for October 13th, 2012

  • APNewsBreak: LA sues over Owens Lake dust control

    October 13, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – This July 16, 1997 file photo shows Owens Lake, Calif., about 200 miles north of Los Angeles. The city of Los Angeles sued air regulators Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 over demands to control dust from Owens Lake nearly a century after the exploding...

  • Reports: Smaller iPad to be revealed Oct. 23

    October 13, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – ThisApril 5, 2012 photo shows the company logo at the Apple Store in London. Apple Inc. is set to reveal a smaller, cheaper version of the iPad at an event on Oct. 23, according to several reports published Friday, Oct. 12, 2012. (AP Photo/dapd,...

  • Profits soar at 2 largest mortgage lenders

    October 13, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – This July 28, 2012, file photo, shows JPMorgan Chase office in London. JPMorgan Chase, the country’s biggest bank by assets, reported a record quarterly profit Friday, Oct. 12, 2012. The bank said it made $5.3 billion in earnings for common...

  • Stock market has its worst week since June

    October 13, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, file photo, trader F. Hill Creekmore works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stock futures are edging higher Friday, Oct. 12, 2012, after mixed third-quarter results from two major banks, which has been...

  • Court orders filings in straight party voting case

    October 13, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The state Supreme Court wants more information about a lawsuit seeking to restore a straight party ticket voting option. The court on Friday ordered the secretary of state to submit a written response to the lawsuit, which was filed...

  • NM sheriffs may fight immigrant license law

    October 13, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A newly formed sheriffs group said Friday it may lobby for the repeal of a New Mexico law allowing illegal immigrants to obtain driver’s licenses. A number of sheriffs oppose the law, saying it could lead to illegal immigrants...

  • Santa Fe man gets 7½ years in child porn case

    October 13, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A former church organist in Santa Fe has been sentenced to 7½ years in federal prison for possessing child pornography. Patrick Railsback has been in federal custody since a jury convicted him of seven child porn counts in...

  • Probation for man who stole from tribal casino

    October 13, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A former slot machine supervisor at Pojoaque (poh-WAH’-kay) Pueblo’s Cities of Gold Casino has been sentenced to five years’ probation for faking wins on the machines and pocketing the money. A federal judge also...

  • Authorities: Body is that of missing Colo. girl

    October 13, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Police search near an area where a body was found Wednesday in Parttridge Park, in Arvada, Colo., during the ongoing search for missing 10-year-old Jessica Ridgeway on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. Police are not saying whether the body found is linked to the...

  • Impact of Romney, Obama tax ideas tough to figure

    October 13, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Boy Scout Nicholas Reade, 17, from Reynoldsburg, Ohio, stands during the trooping of the colors before Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and Republican vice presidential candidate, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., speak at a...