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Archive for October 14th, 2012

  • Women artists take over Seattle Art Museum

    October 14, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    In this photo taken Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, an oil painting by Georgia O’Keeffe (Cow’s Skull on Red) is seen as part of one of two new exhibits featuring art exclusively by women at the Seattle Art Museum, in Seattle. Included in the exhibition is...

  • BBC under fire over Savile sex abuse allegations

    October 14, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This is a Dec. 17, 1986 file photo of British disc jockey and BBC TV presenter Jimmy Savile at Madame Tussauds museum in London. The BBC is struggling to contain a crisis sparked by allegations of serial sexual abuse against the late Jimmy...

  • The Boss will campaign for Obama in Ohio, Iowa

    October 14, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Nov. 2, 2008, file photo Bruce Springsteen performs at an outdoor campaign rally for presidential candidate Barack Obama at the Cleveland Mall, in Cleveland, Ohio. Springsteen is hitting the campaign trail again on President Barack...

  • United for Coal rally unfolds in Appalachia

    October 14, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Thomas Peak, center, and Allen Stapleton, right, join others at the United for Coal demonstration in Wise County, Va. on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, coming straight from work at a local coal mine. “If coal gets shut down, everything’s going to get...

  • Thousands march in Spain to protest austerity

    October 14, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Protestors bang pots against austerity measures announced by the Spanish government in Madrid, Spain, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. Several thousand people noisily banging pots and pans are marching down Madrid’s main north-to-south boulevard protesting the...

  • Mass. pharmacy founder had background in recycling

    October 14, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    A sign requesting “No Soliciting” hangs on the door of New England Compounding in Framingham, Mass., Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. An outbreak of a rare and deadly form of fungal meningitis that has killed 4 people and sickened another 26 in five states...

  • Occupy London marks anniversary of St Paul’s camp

    October 14, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Demonstrators wear masks as they celebrate the anniversary of ‘Occupy’, outside St Paul’s cathedral in London, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. Monday Oct. 15, marks the first anniversary of Occupy, the day when demonstrations and occupations took...

  • IMF urges quick, effective moves to buoy growth

    October 14, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Participants march during a demonstration against the annual meetings of the IMF and World Bank being held in Tokyo, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara) TOKYO (AP) — Global financial ministers called Saturday for quick and effective action to...

  • Impact of Romney, Obama tax ideas tough to figure

    October 14, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    President Barack Obama meets with Mario Orosa, left, of North Canton, Ohio, and other winners of the “Dinner With Barack” campaign fundraising contest at Smith Commons Dining Room and Public House in Washington, on Friday, Oct. 12, 2012. (AP...

  • Carlsbad mental health center faces payment probe

    October 14, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — A nonprofit center that provides mental health services in Eddy County is being investigated for its billing practices and may be forced to close if its funding is cut off. The Carlsbad Current-Argus reports (http://bit.ly/SZfSlo )...