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Archive for March 27th, 2013

  • Radon detected in NM state government building

    March 27, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Government officials are advising workers to stay out of part of a nearly 80-year-old state office building in Santa Fe to avoid exposure to radon. Attorney General Gary King said Tuesday that agency workers will not use a section of...

  • Gov signs NM law requiring 72-hour meeting notice

    March 27, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico residents will have more notice about public meetings under legislation signed into law Wednesday by Gov. Susana Martinez. Governmental groups, ranging from city councils to school boards and state regulators, will be...

  • NM Native legislative rep. all about service

    March 27, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    GALLUP, N.M. (AP) — Albert Shirley grew up learning the importance of helping others. His parents and grandparents set a great example of working for the community and assisting those in need. Shirley, a former Iyanbito Chapter president and member of the...

  • Santa Fe man sentenced for armed robbery of store

    March 27, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Santa Fe man has been sentenced to eight years in federal prison for a firearms conviction stemming from a 2011 store robbery. Prosecutors say 43-year-old Anthony Gutierrez was sentenced Wednesday and will be on three years of...

  • Ex-Los Alamos bank officer sentenced in fraud case

    March 27, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A former Los Alamos National Bank trust officer has been sentenced to eight months in federal prison in New Mexico for bank fraud. Prosecutors said Wednesday that 56-year-old Deborah Gayle Wood must serve five years of supervised...

  • Stumbles of SKorean leader distract month into job

    March 27, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    CORRECTS DATE – South Korean President Park Geun-hye delivers a speech during the third anniversary of the sinking of a South Korean naval war ship “Cheonan,” at the National Cemetery in Daejeon, South Korea, Tuesday, March 26, 2013. An...

  • A boost for gay marriage: Justices question US law

    March 27, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    This artist rendering shows Deputy Solicitor General Sri Srinivasan addressing the Supreme Court, including Justices Samuel Alito, left, and Elena Kagan, right, in Washington, Wednesday, March 27, 2013, as the court heard arguments on the Defense of Marriage...

  • Fine whine? Billionaire cries foul in vintage sale

    March 27, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments Off

    Florida energy magnate William Koch arrives at Manhattan federal court, Wednesday, March 27, 2013, in New York. Koch alleges in a federal lawsuit that California businessman Eric Greenberg sold him $300,000 in vintage wine, some of it supposedly dated to...

  • Records provide new look at Ariz. shooting spree

    March 27, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This photo released Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, by the U.S. Marshal’s Service shows Jared Lee Loughner, who pleaded guilty in the Tucson, Ariz., shooting rampage that killed six people and left several others wounded, including then-U.S. Rep....

  • Colo. theater shooting suspect offers guilty plea

    March 27, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This March 12, 2013 file photo shows James Holmes, Aurora theater shooting suspect, in the courtroom during his arraignment in Centennial, Colo. Lawyers for Holmes are objecting to a Fox News reporter’s request to delay her court appearance...