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Archive for January 12th, 2013

  • ‘Bitter cold’ front from Canada strikes New Mexico

    January 12, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A bitter cold front made its way through New Mexico Saturday and was expected to drop temperatures below zero in several parts of the state. Portions of central New Mexico and the state’s Bootheel, as well as the town of...

  • More than 1,500 fugitives sought in NM

    January 12, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Daniel Golden Jr. is an ex-convict who was hanging out at a birthday party in August when he suddenly became belligerent after someone changed the music. Authorities say he grabbed a 9mm handgun and fired several shots in the air...

  • More than 120 Navajo officials take oaths

    January 12, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — More than 120 elected officials from local Northern Navajo Agency chapters have taken their oaths. The Farmington Daily Times reports (http://bit.ly/UH8Vlb) that the officials, most from the, northeastern-most of the five agencies of...

  • Outgoing GOP senator to oversee NM election dept.

    January 12, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Departing state Sen. Rod Adair has been hired to head a state department that oversees elections. Secretary of State Dianna Duran told the Albuquerque Journal (http://bit.ly/10o63Bv) on Friday that the conservative Roswell Republican...

  • Brooklyn resident wins Miss America crown

    January 12, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    Miss New York, Mallory Hagan, right, reacts with Miss South Carolina Ali Rogers as she is crowned Miss America 2013 on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken) LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 23-year-old contestant from Brooklyn, N.Y., has won the...

  • Palestinian protesters evicted from West Bank site

    January 12, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    Palestinian activists place Palestinian flags in the new ‘outpost ‘ of Bab al-Shams (Gate of the Sun) in an area known as E1, near Jerusalem, Saturday, Jan 12, 2013. Palestinian activists pitched tents in the West Bank on Friday to protest Israeli...

  • Online activist, programmer Swartz dies in NY

    January 12, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    In this Jan. 30, 2009 photo, Internet activist Aaron Swartz poses for a photo in Miami Beach, Fla. Swartz was found dead Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in his Brooklyn, N.Y., apartment, according to Ellen Borakove, spokeswoman for New York’s medical examiner....

  • Kelly will return to Notre Dame next season

    January 12, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    Alabama head coach Nick Saban shakes hands with Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly after the BCS National Championship college football game Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, in Miami. Alabama won 42-14. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame...

  • Hospitals crack down on workers refusing flu shots

    January 12, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this file photo taken Oct. 17, 2012, Bill Staples, a Mississippi Department of Health employee, is given a flu vaccine shot by registered nurse Rosemary Jones, also with the health department, in Jackson, Miss. A survey by Centers for Disease...

  • Judge: Tully’s Coffee to go to Dempsey’s group

    January 12, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Jan. 4, 2013 file photo, Patrick Dempsey meets the staff at the Tully’s Coffee on Western Avenue near the Pike Place Market in Seattle. A bankruptcy judge of Friday, Jan. 13 approved the sale the beleaguered coffee company to a...