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Archive for July 3rd, 2013

  • US home prices rise in May by most in 7 years

    July 3, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Tuesday, May 28, 2013 photo, a single family home is shown for sale in Surfside, Fla. U.S. home prices jumped 12.2 percent in May from a year ago, the most in seven years. The increase suggests the housing recovery is strengthening. Real estate data...

  • Review: Price for simplicity in new Google phones

    July 3, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this undated photo provided by Google, the Samsung GS4 Google Play Edition is shown. Google has worked with both Samsung Electronics Co. and HTC Corp. to come out with a “Google Play” edition of their hit phones. Instead of using customized software...

  • Agencies welcome plane

    July 3, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Roswell Police Department, the New Mexico State Police and the Roswell Fire Department stand along with local participants and the employees, in front of a plane donated by Birdman Air International. Jennifer Brady said it was a community project. The...

  • Auto sales maintain momentum, led by pickups

    July 3, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Wednesday, May 8, 2013 photo, new 2013 Ford Fusions are seen at an automobile dealer in Zelienople, Pa. Sales from the major automakers are expected to show that confident U.S. buyers snapped up new cars and trucks at a strong pace in June. (AP...

  • US stocks turn lower after Egypt turmoil worsens

    July 3, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Friday, June 28, 2013 photo, trader Robert Vella, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks are getting off to a slow start after a three-day rally. U.S. stock futures are rising with industry watchers expecting automakers...

  • NMMI lawsuit moves to Carlsbad

    July 3, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Chaves County District Court judges bowed out of hearing the New Mexico Military Institute’s lawsuit against its expelled Alumni Association, sending the contentious litigation to Eddy County. The Institute filed the suit June 10 at the Chaves County...

  • Fire Dept. urges firework safety

    July 3, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Extreme fire danger from the ongoing drought prompted local officials Tuesday to remind the public that certain fireworks are not just illegal within the city, but are dangerous this year. Officials urged those who want to enjoy July Fourth firework shows to...

  • Police Blotter: Thieves damage door, steal Bible

    July 3, 2013 • Police BlotterComments Off

    Burglary Police were dispatched to the 1800 block of South Washington Avenue, Friday, after subjects pried open the door of a residence and stole a Bible. Damages to the door were assessed at $200. •Police were called to the 100 block of North Kansas...

  • NM police search lake for missing teens

    July 3, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    QUEMADO, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State Police are searching for two teenagers who went missing at Quemado Lake in western New Mexico. Authorities say the boys were last seen Sunday jumping from island to island in the deeper end of the lake. They were there...

  • NM court asks for response to gay marriage lawsuit

    July 3, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s highest court has asked the attorney general and the Santa Fe County clerk to respond to a lawsuit seeking to legalize same-sex marriage. The state Supreme Court on Tuesday said their legal arguments in the case...