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Archive for February 15th, 2013

  • Tom Ford, Rihanna lead London Fashion Week lineup

    February 15, 2013 • Business, EntertainmentComments Off

    A model wears a design from the Bora Aksu collection during London Fashion Week, Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, in London. (Photo by Jonathan Short/Invision/AP) LONDON (AP) — Once the most marginal of fashion capitals, London has finally grown up to be a style...

  • Goodell paid more than $29 million by NFL in 2011

    February 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this Dec. 12, 2012 file photo, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell smiles during a news conference after the NFL owners meeting in Irving, Texas. Roger Goodell was paid $29.49 million by NFL owners in 2011, nearly triple his compensation from the...

  • Herbalife stock surges after Icahn grabs stake

    February 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – This file photo combo of file photos shows Bill Ackman, left, of Pershing Square Capital Management, on Feb. 6, 2012, in Toronto, and financier Carl Icahn, on Feb. 7, 2006, in New York. A clash between Wall Street titans is flaring again Friday,...

  • Persistent Parker nears top job at American

    February 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this Jan. 15, 2012 file photo, US Airways CEO and Chairman Doug Parker applauds the crew of flight 1549 in New York. Parker has no problem performing his own version of Gangnam Style before hundreds of employees. The CEO of US Airways even let...

  • NM reaches deal over emissions at coal-fired plant

    February 15, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico has brokered an agreement with federal regulators and the state’s largest utility that aims to settle more than a year of wrangling over the best way to curb pollution from a coal-fired power plant that serves more...

  • Body found at bottom of cliff in NM is identified

    February 15, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    AZTEC, N.M. (AP) — A body found at the bottom of a 100-foot cliff in New Mexico’s San Juan County has been identified as a Kirtland man missing since last month. Authorities say 21-year-old Gilroy Luther was last seen the early morning hours of Jan....

  • Senate approves earlier Sunday liquor sales

    February 15, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Restaurants and bars could sell liquor earlier on Sunday under a proposal approved by the Senate. The measure would permit New Mexicans to start buying wine, beer and other liquor at 10 a.m. rather than noon, but only in bars and...

  • Senate confirms NM’s top water manager

    February 15, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Republican Gov. Susana Martinez’s choice as New Mexico top water manager has won unanimous confirmation in the Senate. Scott Verhines was named state engineer in 2011 by the governor. He is a civil engineer from Albuquerque with...

  • Panel OKs temporary fix for lottery scholarships

    February 15, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico college students receiving lottery-financed scholarships could avoid reductions in their financial aid next year under a proposal endorsed Friday by a Senate committee. A measure sponsored by Senate Majority Leader Michael...

  • NM Corrections Dept. launches internal probe

    February 15, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — State officials have launched an internal probe into the New Mexico Corrections Department after guards were found sleeping and in possession of banned items inside the state penitentiary. Corrections Secretary Gregg Marcantel told...