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Archive for July 14th, 2013

  • NM providers await decisions after funding cut

    July 14, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — It will be next week before state officials make any more decisions on restoring funding to more than a dozen New Mexico providers of mental health and substance abuse services. A state audit last month said 15 New Mexico nonprofit...

  • New Mexico braces for more post-fire flooding

    July 14, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    PECOS, N.M. (AP) — Forecasters are calling for more thunderstorms to settle in over the burned mountainsides of New Mexico, prompting some communities to brace for flash flooding. The chance of storms dumping more moisture on the areas left bare by a series...

  • Mexican gray wolf shot, killed in New Mexico

    July 14, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The effort to return the endangered Mexican gray wolf to the American Southwest has hit another stumbling block. Federal and state wildlife officials confirmed Friday that a female wolf that was released into the wild in early May...

  • Federal study: Albuquerque wells safe for now

    July 14, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An independent federal assessment shows no contamination from an extensive jet fuel spill at Kirtland Air Force Base has reached Albuquerque’s drinking water supply. The team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control...

  • Chino steps down as Mescalero tribal president

    July 14, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    MESCALERO, N.M. (AP) — Fredrick Chino Sr. has resigned as president of southern New Mexico’s Mescalero Apache tribe. The tribe made the announcement Friday but gave no details as to why Chino submitted his resignation. Chino, a longtime tribal council...

  • Zimmerman, Martin families react on Twitter

    July 14, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    The wife of George Zimmerman, Shellie Zimmerman, left, hugs Robert Zimmerman Sr. and Gladys Zimmerman after Zimmerman’s not guilty verdict was read in Seminole Circuit Court in Sanford, Fla. on Saturday, July 13, 2013. Jurors found Zimmerman not guilty...

  • Powerful typhoon downgraded in China

    July 14, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    A public bus maneuvers through a path of debris from strong winds of Typhoon Soulik early Saturday, July 13, 2013, in Taipei, Taiwan. The powerful typhoon surged across northern Taiwan on Saturday, killing at least one person and disrupting transportation and...

  • ID emerges of third girl to die of SF plane crash

    July 14, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    In this Saturday, July 6, 2013 aerial photo, a tarpaulin sheet, to the right of the fire truck, covers the body of a Chinese teen struck by a fire truck during the emergency response to the crash of Asiana Flight 214 at the San Francisco International Airport...

  • Texas Republicans finally pass new abortion limits

    July 14, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    Sen. Sylvia Garcia, D-Houston, left, throws up her hands as she leaves the Senate Chamber with Sen. Wendy Davis, D-FortWorth, right, after the Texas Senate passed an abortion bill, Friday, July 12, 2013, in Austin, Texas. The bill will require doctors to have...

  • Crane to clear train tracks in deadly French crash

    July 14, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    Railway’s employees are seen on the scene where a train derailed at a station in Bretigny sur Orge, south of Paris, Saturday, July 13, 2013. A packed passenger train skidded off its rails after leaving Paris on Friday, leaving seven people believed dead...