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Archive for April 15th, 2013

  • Gun background check deal in jeopardy in Senate

    April 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. right, meets with Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., at City Hall in New York, Monday, April 15, 2013. In a bipartisan 68-31 vote Thursday, senators rejected an effort by conservatives to block debate on Democrats’ gun...

  • The shine comes off the gold market

    April 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE -In this Tuesday Oct. 9, 2012 file photo, a technician prepares 1 Kg gold bars of 995.0 purity to pack for delivery at the Emirates Gold company in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. As of Monday, April 15, 2013, gold has plunged more than 10 percent the last...

  • FBI agents at HQ of Browns owner’s family business

    April 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Federal agents raid the Pilot Flying J headquarters Monday, April 15, 2013, in Knoxville, Tenn. FBI and Internal Revenue Service agents on Monday locked down the Knoxville headquarters of Pilot Flying J, the truck stop business owned by the family of...

  • Citigroup execs sound a cautious note

    April 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    This Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012 photo, shows a Citi Bank sign in Chicago. Citigroup turned in a strong first quarter, but the sentiment from the bank was more cautious than celebratory. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato) NEW YORK (AP) — Citigroup isn’t convinced...

  • New Mexico governor reshuffles her cabinet

    April 15, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Gov. Susana Martinez reshuffled the leadership of two state agencies on Monday because of the retirement of Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Secretary John Bemis. The governor named Environment Secretary F. David Martin to...

  • NM court rules murder suspect’s rights violated

    April 15, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Prosecutors can’t use a Farmington murder suspect’s statement to police because he had invoked his constitutional right to remain silent while being questioned by authorities, New Mexico’s highest court decided...

  • New Mexico Route 66 landmark renovation hits snag

    April 15, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The on-again, off-again renovation of a Route 66 landmark in Albuquerque has hit yet another snag. The Albuquerque Journal reports (http://bit.ly/YoDqOE ) that the National Park Service is requiring that the developer of the De Anza...

  • Bruins, Celtics affected, security up after bombs

    April 15, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    Boston police officers stand on Boylston Street near empty buses meant to transport runners who were instead diverted from the course following an explosion at the finish line, Monday, April 15, 2013, in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) A few hours after the...

  • After weeks of NKorean fury, calm on key holiday

    April 15, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    A North Korean child covers the eyes of her father as she sits on his shoulders watching mass folk dancing in front of Pyongyang Indoor Stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea, on Monday, April 15, 2013. Oblivious to international tensions over a possible North...

  • Lawyer: Assaulted teen had drawings, name on body

    April 15, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    The outside of Saratoga High School is seen in Saratoga, Calif., Friday, April 12, 2013. An attorney says a 15-year-old California girl committed suicide after she was sexually assaulted by three of her friends and a photo surfaced online. Robert Allard, an...