Archive for September 24th, 2013

  • Deputies: NM man in late wake up attack arrested

    September 24, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man accused of beating his girlfriend and threatening to cut her 3-year-old daughter’s throat because the girlfriend didn’t wake him up in time for work has been arrested. Dona Ana County Sheriff’s...

  • NM offers ‘birds and bees’ line for sex questions

    September 24, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Teens and their parents in New Mexico can now turn to a state-sponsored text messaging service for answers to questions about the birds and the bees, also known as sex. According to the state Department of Health, its BrdsNBz...

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    NMMI, Alumni Association get court date

    September 24, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    The New Mexico Military Institute and its former Alumni Association are set to face off Oct. 15 in Eddy County District Court on the Institute’s request to immediately freeze more than $5.2 million in funds. An Eddy County district court judge set the...

  • 6 more people found alive, well after Colo. floods

    September 24, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Sept. 13, 2013 file photo, water rushes through her destroyed home as resident Holly Robb, left, and her neighbor Pam Bowers salvage belongings after storms that raged through the Rocky Mountain foothills in this photo made in Lyons,...

  • Iranian president makes debut on world stage

    September 24, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    Protestors chant during speeches at a demonstration opposing Iranian President Hassan Rouhani outside United Nations headquarters during the 68th session of the U.N. General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, in New York. Since taking office, Rouhani has...

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    Washed out road

    September 24, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Damage from the recent flooding washed out portions of a bridge on Morgan Road that spans the Felix River west of Hagerman, forcing its closure. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

  • Kenyan president declares victory in mall siege

    September 24, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    A TV journalist reports from Nairobi, Kenya, Tuesday Sept. 24 2013, in front of a commercial advert from a popular supermarket in the Westgate Mall under siege. Kenyan security forces were still combing the Mall on the fourth day of the siege by...

  • Navy Yard shooting victims remembered

    September 24, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    People arrive for the funeral service for Navy Yard shooting victim John R. Johnson at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Gaithersburg, Md., Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) GAITHERSBURG, Md. (AP) — Friends and family of Navy Yard shooting...

  • Reunited Obama, Bill Clinton tout health care law

    September 24, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    Former President Bill Clinton, left, and President Barack Obama are seen on stage at the Clinton Global Initiative, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013 in New York. The initiative was started by former President Bill Clinton to act as a forum where leaders from all over...

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    Event encourages families to have fun while getting fit

    September 24, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Children test their balance on a rocker board during Fun, Fit, Family Night at the Roswell Convention Center, Tuesday evening. (Mark Wilson Photo) Hundreds of parents and children spent an evening learning about health the fun way with Fun, Fit, Family Night...