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Archive for June 12th, 2013

  • Crackdown filling NKorean prisons with defectors

    June 12, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    In this picture taken on Wednesday, May 29, 2013, an unidentified North Korean defector takes a nap near the paintings wishing two Koreas reunification during a break time at the Hangyeore middle-high school in Anseong, south of Seoul, South Korea. North...

  • Man enters no-contest plea on sex charges

    June 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Shay Dickinson, 38, entered a plea of no-contest on two counts of charges of criminal sexual contact of a minor, one a third-degree felony and the second a second-degree felony, on Tuesday. The charges date back to incidents that happened in March 2012. The...

  • 3 wildfires burn out of control in Colorado

    June 12, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    A photographer takes photos of the Black Forest Fire as it burns out of control for a second straight day near Colorado Springs, Colo. on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. Three Colorado wildfires fueled by hot temperatures, gusty winds and thick, bone-dry forests...

  • Police Blotter: Mustang stolen, vehicles damaged

    June 12, 2013 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Auto theft Police were dispatched the 200 block of East 23rd Street, Saturday, where subjects stole a 2005 Ford Mustang, along with its contents. The car and contents were valued at $17,888. Incident Police were called to Rivers of Life, 114 E. Albuquerque...

  • Neglected youth found by police officers

    June 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Deputies of Chaves County Sheriff’s Office faced a shocking scene when they responded to a domestic dispute in the 400 block of West Hobson Road, Monday night. They found a 30-year woman and her 63-year-old husband arguing in the yard. Lt. Britt Snyder said...

  • City considering lodging fee

    June 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    City Council will hold a public hearing Thursday, 7 p.m. at City Hall, 425 N. Richardson Ave., regarding an ordinance that would impose fees on lodging facilities for the expansion of the Roswell Convention and Civic Center. The state Legislature recently...

  • Midwest pelted with rain, wind, hail, tornadoes

    June 12, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    A wall cloud in northern Allen County drops what appears to be a funnel cloud Wednesday, June 12, 2013 just north of Fort Wayne, Ind. A line of powerful thunderstorms that spawned several small tornadoes as it crossed Illinois has rumbled into northern...

  • Senior Olympics invade Roswell

    June 12, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Members of the Chaves County delegation to the New Mexico Senior Olympics march in the Parade of Athletes at the opening ceremonies for the 35th annual games at NMMI’s Stapp Parade Field, Wednesday. (Kevin J. Keller Photo) Colorful flags rippled in the wind...

  • Pa. girl’s double-lung transplant deemed success

    June 12, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    Sharon Ruddock, the aunt of Sarah Murnaghan, talks to reporters outside the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia after the 10-year-old underwent a six-hour double-lung transplant as a result of her severe cystic fibrosis, Wednesday, June 12, 2013. Ruddock...

  • US budget deficit widens $139 billion in May

    June 12, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Monday, Aug. 8, 2011 file photo, a statue of former Treasury Secretary Albert Gallatin stands outside the Treasury Building in Washington. The Treasury reports on the federal budget deficit for May, on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. (AP...