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Archive for October 9th, 2013

  • Landmark SF restaurant on government land closes

    October 9, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Empty tables overlooking Seal Rocks are shown inside the closed Cliff House Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, in San Francisco. The 150-year-old oceanside icon has been ordered closed Wednesday by the National Park Service for the duration of the partial government...

  • Food stamp recipients fret as stimulus boost ends

    October 9, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    http://www.apexchange.com/Content/preview/2013/20131009/19/6b67ddf30dd2bb223f0f6a7067003d0c.jpg In this Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 photo, Jennifer Donald whose family receives money from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program also known as food stamps, eats...

  • Global PC shipments fall for 6th quarter in row

    October 9, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, file photo, a woman walks past laptop computers running Microsoft Windows 8 operating system during its launching ceremony in Hong Kong. Worldwide shipments of personal computers fell during the third quarter of...

  • Investors keep faith in US in crisis after crisis

    October 9, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Specialist Vincent Surace, right, calls out prices during the IPO of QTS Realty Trust, from Overland Park, Kansas, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013. A decline this week in the U.S. stock market paused as the White House...

  • Sands asks Nev. court to overturn documents ruling

    October 9, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this April 5, 2013, file photo, Las Vegas Sands Corp. CEO Sheldon Adelson testifies in Clark County district court in Las Vegas. Former Sands executive Steven Jacobs filed a wrongful termination suit in 2010. Jacobs accused Sands and CEO...

  • Ex-NM businesswoman pleads guilty to tax evasion

    October 9, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A former Albuquerque businesswoman has pleaded guilty to tax evasion charges. New Mexico authorities said Wednesday that 46-year-old Virginia Guzman was sentenced to one year of a community custody program at the Bernalillo County...

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    Jam session

    October 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Young trumpet player Geoffrey Gallante jams with Mariachi Nuevo Comienzo upon arriving at the Roswell International Air Center Wednesday afternoon for this weekend’s Jazz Festival. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

  • Martinez used state helicopter on trip to aid GOP

    October 9, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Republican Gov. Susana Martinez, who criticized her Democratic predecessor’s use of government aircraft and called a state jet the “ultimate symbol of waste and excess,” hopped on a state-owned helicopter...

  • NM AG: Proposed abortion ban is unenforceable

    October 9, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A proposed ban on late-term abortions in Albuquerque is unenforceable and would run afoul of the state and U.S. constitutions, the state attorney general said Wednesday. Anti-abortion groups gathered more than double the signatures...

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    CVE opens new headquarters in Artesia

    October 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    General Manager Chuck Pinson, second from left, shakes hands after cutting the ribbon on the new Central Valley Electric Cooperative headquarters in Artesia Wednesday. (Jill McLaughlin Photo) Central Valley Electric Cooperative opened a new, state-of-the-art...