Archive for December 3rd, 2012

  • NM bill legalizing marijuana lacks endorsement

    December 3, 2012 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The authors behind a proposed bill to legalize marijuana possession in New Mexico plan to revise their pitch. The New Mexican ( reports the New Mexico Drug Policy Alliance is not giving up on their proposal, which...

  • Skiing Santas hit the slopes in Maine

    December 3, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    A Santa flashes a peace sign while schussing down the slopes at the Sunday River Ski Resort in Newry, Maine, Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012. More than 250 Santas participated in the annual event to raise money to benefit the Bethel Rotary Club’s Christmas for...

  • 2 dead in bus crash into overpass at Miami airport

    December 3, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Law enforcement officers watch as a bus which hit a concrete overpass at Miami International Airport is hauled away, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 in Miami. The vehicle was too tall for the 8-foot-6-inch entrance to the arrivals area, and buses are supposed to go...

  • Palestinian president returns triumphantly from UN

    December 3, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Palestinians wave flags as they celebrate their successful bid to win U.N. statehood recognition in the West Bank city of Ramallah, Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas returned home to a hero’s welcome after winning a resounding...

  • Counselor: Manning’s history showed self-harm risk

    December 3, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In a Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012 file photo, Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, center, steps out of a security vehicle as he is escorted into a courthouse in Fort Meade, Md., for a pretrial hearing. Manning is charged with aiding the enemy by causing...

  • New Mexican president signs accord with opposition

    December 3, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto, front, second from right, delivers a speech during a signing agreement ceremony in Mexico City, Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012. Newly inaugurated President Enrique Pena Nieto and top opposition leaders have signed an...