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Archive for April 3rd, 2013

  • 2 arrested after Albuquerque standoff ends

    April 3, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police say two people are facing charges after a barricade situation ended peacefully. A police spokeswoman says the standoff started after detectives tracked an item that had been left as bait by police to lure would-be...

  • NMSU regents vote to raise tuition, fees

    April 3, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Students at New Mexico State University will have pay more for tuition and fees starting in the fall. The Board of Regents approved a 3 percent increase during a meeting Wednesday. The increase translates to $90 per semester for a...

  • Bingaman heads to Stanford for energy fellowship

    April 3, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Jeff Bingaman, the former head of the U.S. Senate energy committee, is headed to back to Stanford Law School. The New Mexico Democrat and Stanford alumnus will be joining the Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance as a...

  • High-profile rapes threaten India tourism business

    April 3, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    In this Tuesday, April 2, 2013 photo, foreign tourists look for a hotel near the railway station in New Delhi, India. Violence against women, and the huge publicity generated by recent attacks here, is threatening India’s $17.7 billion tourism industry....

  • 2 with gang tie sought in Colo. prison chief death

    April 3, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This undated file photo provided by the Colorado Department of Corrections shows paroled inmate Evan Spencer Ebel. A clerical error allowed Ebel, suspected of killing Colorado’s prisons chief, to be released from custody about four years early,...

  • Leno to leave NBC’s ‘Tonight Show’ next spring

    April 3, 2013 • Business, Entertainment, National NewsComments Off

    This January 2013 publicity photo released by NBC shows Jimmy Fallon, host of “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,” holding a thank you note during a photo session in New York. NBC on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 announced its long-rumored switch in late...

  • Crews corral cruise ship that tore loose in Ala.

    April 3, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments Off

    Tug boats maneuver around the Carnival cruise ship Triumph as she rests against a dock on the east side of the Mobile River after becoming dislodged from its mooring at BAE Shipyard during high winds Wednesday, April 3, 2013 in Mobile, Ala. Triumph was...

  • Rutgers fires basketball coach over abuse, taunts

    April 3, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Jan. 2, 2013 file photo, Rutgers head coach Mike Rice reacts after Syracuse scored late in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Syracuse, N.Y. Rutgers has fired Rice after a videotape aired showing him shoving, grabbing...

  • W.Va. sheriff shot to death, suspect in custody

    April 3, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    West Virginia State Police Capt. David Nelson speaks at a news conference about the fatal shooting of Mingo County Sheriff Eugene Crum, Wednesday, April 3, 2013 in Williamson, W.Va. (AP Photo/Williamson Daily News, Kyle Lovern) MANDATORY CREDIT WILLIAMSON,...

  • Search for Calif. hikers fruitless; hope not lost

    April 3, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    This image provided by the Orange County Sheriff’s Department shows hiker, Kyndall Jack who has been missing along with companion, Nicholas Cendoya, since the weekend. Southern California authorities are resuming the search for Jack, 18, and Cendoya, 19,...