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Archive for January 1st, 2013

  • Santa Fe senior center evacuated after bomb scare

    January 1, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a Santa Fe senior center was briefly evacuated New Year’s Eve after a man left a backpack under a Christmas tree. The Santa Fe New Mexican reports (http://bit.ly/TExv7p ) that an employee at Ponce de Leon called...

  • Boxing ring memorial erected at Tapia gravesite

    January 1, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Johnny Tapia’s gravesite in Albuquerque now has a unique memorial, thanks to family and friends of the late boxer. KOB-TV reports (http://bit.ly/U4Bmyo ) a small replica boxing ring has been set up at the site to pay tribute...

  • Cliffhanger no more? House pushing to final vote

    January 1, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, walks with House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp, R-Mich., following a closed-door GOP meeting as the “fiscal cliff” bill passed by the Senate Monday night waits for a vote in the...

  • Concern over Oscar voting extends deadline

    January 1, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this March 5, 2010 file photo, an Oscar statue stands on the red carpet outside the Kodak Theatre as preparations continue for the 82nd Academy Awards in Los Angeles, Calif. The motion picture academy says it’s extending the deadline for...

  • Sandy Hook students, teachers head back to school

    January 1, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Dec. 18, 2012 file photo, a school bus rolls toward a memorial in Newtown, Conn., for victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Nearly three weeks after the shooting rampage, classes are starting Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013 for the...

  • Clashes in Syria shut down Aleppo airport

    January 1, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    In this Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012 photo, Free Syrian Army fighters fire at enemy positions during heavy clashes with government forces, in the Salaheddine district of Aleppo, Syria. Activists say Syrian rebels have captured an oil pumping station in the north...

  • Brain image study: Fructose may spur overeating

    January 1, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Sept. 15, 2011, file photo, high fructose corn syrup is listed as an ingredient on a can of soda in Philadelphia. Scientists have used imaging tests to show for the first time that fructose, a sugar that saturates the American diet, can...

  • Israeli-Palestinian clashes erupt in West Bank

    January 1, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    Palestinians hurl stones at Israeli soldiers, not seen, during clashes in the West Bank village of Tamoun, near Jenin, Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013. Palestinians say a raid by Israeli soldiers disguised as vegetable vendors to seize members of a militant group has...

  • Stampede after fireworks kills 61 in Ivory Coast

    January 1, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    Injured children receive treatment in a hospital after they were involved in a stamped in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013. At least 61 people were killed early Tuesday in a stampede following a New Year’s fireworks display in Abidjan, Ivory...

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    January 1, 2013 • CartoonsComments Off

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