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Archive for April 28th, 2013

  • Italian policemen shot near new gov’t swearing-in

    April 28, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    CORRECTS PHOTOGRAPHER’S BYLINE. Unidentified aides give Italian President Giorgio Napolitano the news about a shooting outside Chigi Palace, premier’s office, during the swearing in ceremony of new Premier Enrico Letta and his Cabinet, at the...

  • Big growth likely for Georgia’s film industry

    April 28, 2013 • Business, EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This Jan. 24, 2008 file photo shows actors, from left, Mathieu Amalric, Gemma Arterton, Olga Kurylenko, Daniel Craig, Judy Dench, and director Marc Forster posing at a photo call for the Bond film, “Quantum of Solace,” at Pinewood...

  • EPA methane report further divides fracking camps

    April 28, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Aug. 26, 2009 file photo, Kourtney Hardwick, BP Florida operations manager, looks over a methane gas well site east of Bayfield, Colo. The well pad now has three gas wells that have been drilled and are producing natural gas. A new report from the...

  • Princeton changing presidents during good times

    April 28, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Thursday, April 25, 2013 photo, Christopher L. Eisgruber, Princeton University’s provost for the past nine years, speaks during an interview, in Princeton, N.J. Princeton President Shirley M. Tilghman has announced that Eisgruber will be her...

  • Taxpayers pay for travel by lame-duck lawmakers

    April 28, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico taxpayers have foot the bill for thousands of dollars of out-of-state travel by several lame-duck state lawmakers. The Santa Fe New Mexican reports (http://bit.ly/185Owiq) that a law prohibits non-returning state...

  • Tuition, fees at UNM doubled over past decade

    April 28, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Tuition and fees at University of New Mexico have doubled over the past decade, with the cost of admission rising at a rate that far exceeds inflation. The Albuquerque Journal reports (http://bit.ly/ZWk9DG) that regents approved...

  • Plane crashes at Double Eagle Airport, no injuries

    April 28, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A small plane has crashed while landing at the Double Eagle Airport in western Albuquerque. The pilot and passenger aboard the Cessna 195 were uninjured in crash around 10 a.m. Sunday. Airport spokesman Dan Jiron says the pilot lost...

  • Rolling Stones rock small LA club ahead of tour

    April 28, 2013 • Entertainment, National NewsComments Off

    This Saturday, April 27, 2013 photo provided by The Rolling Stones shows the group performing during a surprise gig at the Echoplex in Los Angeles. The legendary group rocked a small club in Los Angeles on Saturday night for a minuscule crowd compared to the...

  • Pyongyang glitters, but rest of NKorea still dark

    April 28, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    In this April 24, 2013 photo, a North Korean woman pulls a cart on a rural road east of Kaesong, North Korea near the demilitarized zone that separates the two Koreas. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder) PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The heart of this city, once...

  • Owner of collapsed building captured in Bangladesh

    April 28, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    Volunteer rescue workers protest when they were told the rescue operations at the garment factory building that collapsed Wednesday would come to a halt in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sunday April 28, 2013. At least 377 people are confirmed to have died in...