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Archive for June 23rd, 2013

  • Gaza singer gives Palestinians a reason to smile

    June 23, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Palestinians watch the performance of Palestinian singer Mohammed Assaf, a contestant in a regional TV singing contest, on a large screen in the West Bank city of Nablus, Saturday, June 21, 2013. Palestinians relished a rare moment of pride and national unity...

  • Paula Deen fans vent their outrage at Food Network

    June 23, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This 2006 file photo originally released by the Food Network shows celebrity chef Paula Dean. Paula Deen’s fans are serving up deep-fried outrage to the Food Network for its decision to dump the Southern comfort food queen after she...

  • Southwest planes flying after computer glitch

    June 23, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Feb. 9, 2012 file photo, a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 waits to take off at Chicago’s Midway Airport as another lands. A spokesman for Southwest Airlines says all departing flights have been grounded due to a system-wide computer problem,...

  • Brazil: Thousands protest anew, but crowds smaller

    June 23, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    People march toward the Mineirao stadium, before the start of the Confederations Cup soccer match between Japan and Mexico, during a protest in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Saturday, June 22, 2013. Demonstrators once again took to the streets of Brazil on...

  • Newly insured to deepen primary care doctor gap

    June 23, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Thursday, March 28, 2013 photo, Dr. Damodar Poudel works on patient records at Family Healthcare Inc., in Chillicothe, Ohio. A shortage of primary care physicians in parts of the country is expected to worsen as millions of newly-insured Americans...

  • Paula Deen fans vent their outrage at Food Network

    June 23, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – This 2006 file photo originally released by the Food Network shows celebrity chef Paula Dean. Paula Deen’s fans are serving up deep-fried outrage to the Food Network for its decision to dump the Southern comfort food queen after she...

  • Small farmers turn to creative projects to survive

    June 23, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this photo taken Friday June 7, 2013 in Del Rey, Calif. shown is a multigrain waffle with sauted peaches, one of the recipes in the Masumoto family cookbook. The Masumotos, who grow peaches and nectarines on an 80-acre farm near Fresno, have published the...

  • NM deputies search for escaped inmate

    June 23, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    PORTALES, N.M. (AP) — An official at the Roosevelt County Detention Center says two inmates were able to escape through an air conditioning vent in the ceiling of a cell. Jail administrator David Casanova gave details of Friday night’s escape to the...

  • Sunland Park well repairs delayed until next week

    June 23, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SUNLAND PARK, N.M. (AP) — Dona Ana County officials say Sunland Park residents will have to wait a couple more days for their water to be restored. Crews determined late Friday that the shaft of the community’s well was damaged following a power...

  • NM school districts asked to pay back funding

    June 23, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — School districts around New Mexico are now being asked to pay back money they received due to an accounting error. The state Public Education Department acknowledged in May that the funding errors affected about 50 districts. At the...