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Archive for October 14th, 2012

  • AF delays sending F-22s from New Mexico to Florida

    October 14, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The U.S. Air Force is delaying the planned transfer of F-22 fighters from a New Mexico base to one in Florida because of a defense spending freeze. The stealth fighters now based at Holloman Air Force Base near Alamogordo were...

  • Ex-Albuquerque officer gets probation for 2 DWIs

    October 14, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A former Albuquerque police officer who was facing nearly two years in jail for a pair of drunken driving arrests instead will serve probation. April Sanchez also faced charges of vandalism from the first arrest in July 2011 where...

  • Cuban missile crisis beliefs endure after 50 years

    October 14, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    The wing of a U.S. Air Force plane, front, sits on exhibit along with the old, empty outer casings of Soviet missiles, top, at the military complex Morro Cabana which is open to tourists in Havana, Cuba, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. The Cuban government says the...

  • Egypt’s Islamists play to anti-Israel sentiment

    October 14, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010 file photo, Mohammed Badie speaks during a press conference at the group’s parliamentary office in Cairo, Egypt. A leading Jewish organization is calling Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012 on the White House to cut...

  • 22 saved from sinking boat in San Francisco Bay

    October 14, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    This image provided by KTVU-TV shows some of the 22 rescued passengers on the pier Friday Oct.12, 2012 in San Francisco. A U.S. Coast Guard spokesman said the wine-tasting boat, Neptune hit a shoal near Alcatraz Island and began sinking. Nearly two dozen...

  • Romney seeks Ohio votes as Obama preps for debate

    October 14, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Republican vice presidential candidate, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., greets spectators at the Bowling Green State University and Miami University of Ohio football game, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012 in Bowling Green, Ohio. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (AP)...

  • Few good options to secure Syria chemical arsenal

    October 14, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012 file photo, a general view of hangars at a desert military training facility where U.S. forces are training Jordanian commandos in Russeifeh, Jordan, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. The U.S. and regional allies are...

  • Libel trial to focus on Britney Spears’ meltdown

    October 14, 2012 • Entertainment, National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Sept. 17, 2008 file photo released by NBC, Lynne Spears, mother of singer Britney Spears and actress Jamie Lynne Spears is shown on the set of NBC’s “Today,” program, in New York. Testimony is scheduled to begin Tuesday,...

  • Teen’s shooting fuels criticism of Memphis police

    October 14, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Friends and relatives of 15-year-old shooting victim Justin Thompson gather around a pile of stuffed animals during a candlelight vigil on Sept. 28, 2012 in Memphis, Tenn. The teen’s shooting by an off-duty Memphis police officer is the latest incident...