Archive for May 11th, 2013

  • New dual-credit high school to open in Albuquerque

    May 11, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Gov. Susana Martinez says she wants to see more students graduate from high school and be well prepared for college or the workforce. She was among the officials who gathered Friday in Albuquerque to announce a new partnership that...

  • NM nursing students sue over accreditation issue

    May 11, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Dona Ana Community College is being sued by eight current and former nursing students over the school’s failure last year to maintain national accreditation. The Las Cruces Sun-News reports ( that the...

  • Farmington council says no to Albuquerque route

    May 11, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — A proposed subsidized flight from the Four Corners Regional Airport to Albuquerque has been rejected by Farmington city councilors. The Daily Times reports ( that councilors decided against the proposal during a...

  • Correra alleges wife hacked company email

    May 11, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — An investment broker who fled to France after investigators began looking into pay-to-play scandal involving state investments is now suing his wife in New Mexico District Court. The Santa Fe New Mexican reports (

  • Chris Brown’s scary curbside art irks LA neighbors

    May 11, 2013 • Entertainment, National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Feb. 12, 2012 file photo, Chris Brown accepts the award for best R&B album for “F.A.M.E.” during the 54th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Grammy-winning musician Chris Brown’s neighbors are unhappy with the...

  • One by one, homes in Calif. subdivision sinking

    May 11, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    In this photo taken Monday, May 6 2013, a notice by the U.S. Postal Service warned residents of the Lakeside Heights subdivision that due to the danger posed by the sinking ground, postal workers will no longer deliver mail to the area in Lakeport, Calif....

  • AP Exclusive: IRS knew tea party targeted in 2011

    May 11, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    White House Press Secretary Jay Carney during his daily news briefing at the White House in Washington, Friday, May, 10, 2013. Carney responded on Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky, calling on top-to-bottom review of the Obama administration after...

  • Prison for ex-dictator soothes Guatemala

    May 11, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    The relatives of people who were killed in the country’s civil embrace after the judge’s guilty verdict for Guatemala’s former dictator Jose Efrain Rios Montt after his trial for genocide in Guatemala City, Friday, May 10, 2013. The...

  • Woman rescued from Bangladesh rubble recovering

    May 11, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    Survivor of a building collapse Reshma Begum receives treatment at a hospital in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Saturday, May 11, 2013. Begum was working in a factory on the second floor of Rana Plaza when the building began collapsing around her April 24....

  • Former Pakistani prime minister declares victory

    May 11, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    Former Prime Minister and leader of the Pakistan Muslim League-N party Nawaz Sharif, fourth from left, waves to his supporters at a party office in Lahore, Pakistan, Saturday, May 11, 2013. Sharif declared victory following a historic election marred by...