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Archive for March 28th, 2013

  • Court blocks retrying driver in fatal DWI crash

    March 28, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s highest court says a drunken driver cannot be prosecuted for vehicular homicide after an appeals court tossed out a child abuse conviction for the death of a child passenger in another car. The state Supreme Court...

  • Sunport passenger traffic falls nearly 20 percent

    March 28, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New numbers show that New Mexico’s largest airport saw a 19.4-percent dip in passenger traffic from 2007 to 2012. Albuquerque Journal reports (http://bit.ly/XdO2EK) that Albuquerque International Sunport also has seen a steep...

  • Council renames links for Lopez

    March 28, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Spring River Golf Course will now be known as Nancy Lopez Golf Course at Spring River, following a unanimous vote by City Council members present, Thursday. In a phone interview earlier that day, Lopez, who is in the middle of the LPGA’s Legends Tour, said...

  • Thieves target trucks’ custom tailgates in Deming

    March 28, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    DEMING, N.M. (AP) — Thieves in southwestern New Mexico are targeting custom high-end tailgates on GM pickup trucks. Police Chief Brandon Gigante tells the Deming Headlight (http://bit.ly/15Z4OFU ) there have been four such thefts in Deming in the past...

  • Cops bust Knight on 104 counts of kiddie porn

    March 28, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Donald G. Knight The Chaves County Sheriff’s Offices Internet Crimes Against Children Division arrested Donald G. Knight, 60, on 104 counts of sexual exploitation of children. The warrant was issued for his arrest on March 20. Sexual exploitation of a child...

  • S&P 500 closes at a record high, beating ’07 mark

    March 28, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    Specialist Fabian Caceres works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Thursday, March 28, 2013. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index closed at a record high Thursday, beating the mark it set in October 2007. The S&P rose six points...

  • Prosecutors not ready to agree to Holmes plea

    March 28, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this March 12, 2013 file photo, James Holmes, left, and defense attorney Tamara Brady appear in district court in Centennial, Colo. for his arraignment. Prosecutors say they are not are ready to accept an offer from Colorado theater shooting...

  • APNewsBreak: Troubled prison time for Colo suspect

    March 28, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    This undated image provided by the Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows Stevie Marie Vigil, 22, of Commerce City who was arrested Wednesday March 27, 2013 accused of illegally transferring the gun authorities say was used to kill Colorado’s prisons...

  • Pope washes women’s feet in break with church law

    March 28, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    In this photo provided by the Vatican newspaper L’Osservatore Romano, Pope Francis, with back to camera at right, washes the foot of an inmate at the juvenile detention center of Casal del Marmo, Rome, Thursday, March 28, 2013. Francis washed the feet...

  • GOP moves to plug technology gap with Democrats

    March 28, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Oct. 8, 2012 file photo, Matt Sagorski, a volunteer for the campaign of President Barack Obama, walks in a neighborhood with voter registration forms, in Miami. Republicans are moving aggressively to repair their technological...