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Archive for June 3rd, 2013

  • Carlsbad gets water pact from NM State Land Office

    June 3, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s state land office has signed a water agreement with the city of Carlsbad. The agreement was signed by State Land Commissioner Ray Powell and Carlsbad Mayor Dale W. Janway at a ceremony. It assures the city secure and...

  • Suspect arrested in death of man at NM motel

    June 3, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State Police say they’ve made an arrest in the death of a man at a Fort Sumner motel. Authorities say 20-year-old William Caleb West is being held on suspicion of second-degree murder, robbery, conspiracy and giving...

  • NM man pleads guilty in car crash that killed 3

    June 3, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Crownpoint man has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in a car accident last year that left three people dead. Prosecutors say 21-year-old Brendan Harry entered his plea Monday. An indictment had charged him with three...

  • Trade winds drop, and Hawaii gets muggy

    June 3, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this April 26, 2008 file photo, Diamond Head crater and Waikiki high rises are barely visible due to high levels of volcanic fog shrouding Oahu in Honolulu. Part of what makes living in Hawaii so pleasant is the gentle breeze. Nowadays,...

  • Residents return, survey damage of Calif. wildfire

    June 3, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    Fire burns a ridge a half-mile the rural community of Lake Hughes in northern Los Angeles County. Calif., Monday, June 3, 2013. At least six houses have been destroyed by the Powerhouse fire, nine more were damaged, and 2,800 people fled 700 homes in Lake...

  • Storm chasing critical, profitable and dangerous

    June 3, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this May 31, 2013 file photo, a tornado forms near Banner Road and Praire Circle in El Reno, Okla. Longtime storm chasers Tim Samaras, his son Paul and colleague Carl Young were killed Friday when a powerful tornado near El Reno, Okla., turned...

  • Fire, locked doors kill 119 at China poultry plant

    June 3, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    Residents gather near a poultry processing plant that was engulfed by a fire in northeast China’s Jilin province’s Mishazi township on Monday, June 3, 2013. The massive fire broke out at the poultry plant early Monday, trapping workers inside a...

  • Fort Hood suspect to represent himself at trial

    June 3, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This undated file photo provided by the Bell County Sheriff’s Department shows Nidal Hasan the Army psychiatrist charged in the deadly 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage that left 13 dead. A report shows that Hasan, the Army psychiatrist...

  • Out with a whimper: Storms over in East, South

    June 3, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    Lightning strikes over One World Trade Center, center right, during a thunderstorm seen from The Heights neighborhood of Jersey City, N.J., Sunday, June 2, 2013. Damaging winds flattened trees and utility wires and knocked out power in parts of northern New...

  • Prosecutor: Manning let secrets into enemy hands

    June 3, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    In this courtroom sketch, Army Pfc. Bradley Manning watches at left as his defense attorney, David Coombs, right, speaks in front of military judge Army Col. Denise Lind on the opening day of Manning’s court martial in Fort Meade, Md., Monday, June 3,...