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Archive for October 28th, 2012

  • Singer makes journey from fullback to Figaro

    October 28, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    In this Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 photo, Keith Miller, a former college and pro football athlete who transitioned from playing football to singing opera as a bass-baritone, poses for a photo during an interview in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews) NEW YORK...

  • German composer Hans Werner Henze dies at 86

    October 28, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Dec. 18, 2009 file picture German composer Hans Werner Henze is photographed in Essen, Germany. German avant-garde composer Hans Werner Henze’s publisher says he has died at 86. Schott Music said that Henze died on Saturday Oct. 27,...

  • Jimmy Savile: How could allegations go unnoticed?

    October 28, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This is a March 25, 2008 file photo of Sir Jimmy Savile, who for decades was a fixture on British television. A year after he died, aged 84 and honored as Sir Jimmy, several women have come forward to claim he was also a sexual predator and...

  • Young millennials _ fiscal conservatives?

    October 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Caroline Winsett, a senior at DePaul University who is president of the school’s Student Government Association, stands in the SGA office on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012, in Chicago. Winsett, 22, is a Republican who considers herself fiscally conservative and...

  • Spain anti-austerity protests draw thousands

    October 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Protestors shout slogans against austerity measures announced by the Spanish government as they march to the Parliament in Madrid, Spain, Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012. Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s government has hiked taxes, cut spending, including a...

  • Russian opposition leaders detained in Moscow

    October 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Opposition leader Alexei Navalny, center, is detained by police in Moscow, Saturday Oct. 27, 2012. Opposition leaders and activists held a one-man picket against torture in Russia. (AP Photo/Sergey Ponomarev) MOSCOW (AP) — Moscow police on Saturday briefly...

  • I’m back: Berlusconi’s post-conviction about-face

    October 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi wipes his face during a press conference in Gerno, near Milan, Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012. Silvio Berlusconi, who announced this week he wouldn’t run in spring elections, pulled an about-face Saturday and said he...

  • Calif Latino grocery chain fights immigration woes

    October 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Customers order food at Mi Pueblo Foods store in Mountain View, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012. The grocery chain that provides the Latino immigrant community with an authentic shopping experience has grown into a chain of 21 stories in Northern and Central...

  • Obama warns GOP not to undo Wall Street law

    October 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    President Barack Obama waves to the media from the south lawn of the White House as prepares to board Marine One in Washington, en route to campaign events in Nashua, N.H., Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) WASHINGTON (AP) — President...

  • Suspect in fatal DWI was jailed in 2003 DWI deaths

    October 28, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — A man arrested in a suspected fatal DWI was previously convicted of vehicular homicide for a DWI case in 2003, prosecutors in Farmington said. Joe Raymond Gallegos, 43, is the same person previously convicted of two counts of...