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Archive for January 14th, 2013

  • Bitter cold grips West; citrus and lettuce damaged

    January 14, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    This Jan. 11, 2013, photo shows farm worker Javier Hernandez harvesting oranges in a grove to get ahead of the expected hard freeze in Ivanhoe, Calif. As an unusual cold spell gripped parts of the West for a fifth day, some California citrus growers reported...

  • Thomas Edison hologram makes auto show appearance

    January 14, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Bob Lutz, retired General Motors executive, talks to Thomas Edison as part of a hologram presentation at the 2013 North American International Auto Show at Cobo Center in Detroit on Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. Lutz took to the stage to listen as a hologram of a...

  • Danny Glover backs union protest against Nissan

    January 14, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Actor Danny Glover speaks at a news conference held at the Health Management Systems of America Building in Detroit, Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. Glover has joined supporters of unionization for workers at a Nissan Motor Co. assembly plant in Mississippi...

  • Appeals court in NYC hears nuclear plant arguments

    January 14, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – This is an undated file photo showing an aerial view of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant in Vernon, Vt. On Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, a federal appeals court is set to hear oral arguments over whether Vermont’s only nuclear plant can...

  • Coca-Cola to address obesity for first time in ads

    January 14, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    This undated image shows a frame grab taken from a new commercial from Coca-Cola. The Atlanta-based company on Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, said it will start airing a two-minute spot during the highest-rated shows on CNN, Fox News and MSNBC in hopes of flexing its...

  • Dell’s stock soars on report of possible buyout

    January 14, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this Monday, Aug. 20, 2012, file photo, a Dell keyboard is shown at a Best Buy store in Mountain View, Calif. Dell’s stock soared nearly 13 percent Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, on a report that the struggling personal computer maker is in...

  • Democrats expect to unify after leadership race

    January 14, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A race for the top-ranking Senate leadership job will be decided when the Legislature convenes, and Democrats seeking the post say they don’t expect the contest to leave permanent fractures within the party during the 60-day...

  • Man sought in shoplifting shot in parking lot

    January 14, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police say a shoplifting suspect suffered minor injuries when he was hit by a car and then shot in a parking lot where he’d fled after being confronted by a store employee. Police on Monday identified the man as...

  • Santa Fe mayor joins anti-gun coalition

    January 14, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Santa Fe Mayor David Coss and other city officials announced their support Monday for a national campaign aimed at lobbying Congress for federal gun control reforms. Coss was joined at a news conference at police headquarters by Mayor...

  • Los Lunas police recover stolen guns, make arrests

    January 14, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    LOS LUNAS, N.M. (AP) — Los Lunas police say they have recovered six guns stolen from a local Wal-Mart in a Christmas Day burglary, and four people have been arrested. Twenty-three-year-old Emilio Larsen of Albuquerque, a former employee who worked in...