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Archive for October 9th, 2013

  • Nuclear labs in New Mexico prepare for shutdown

    October 9, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Los Alamos and Sandia national laboratories are preparing to shut down by Oct. 21 and furlough of most of their 18,000 workers if Congress does not reach a deal to end the federal government’s partial shutdown, the Albuquerque...

  • Albuquerque food bank helps furloughed workers

    October 9, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque food bank is helping federal employees in need because of the government’s partial shutdown. KOB-TV (http://bit.ly/1bbmWAL ) reports that Roadrunner Food Bank sent a truckload of food Tuesday to Kirtland Air...

  • Albuquerque women killed in 2-vehicle collision

    October 9, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police say an 86-year-old woman was killed in a two-vehicle collision at an intersection. Office Tasia Martinez says the woman’s car was struck on the driver’s side when it collided with a pickup truck...

  • AP Sources: GOP weighs short-term debt limit hike

    October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Thursday, Dec. 4, 2008 file photo, a man walks past a Fidelity Investments office in the Financial District of downtown Boston. On Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, the nation’s largest manager of money market mutual funds said that it no...

  • Ex-cop killed after firing at US courthouse in WVa

    October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    RETRANSMISSION TO CORRECT PHOTOGRAPHERS NAME – U.S. Deputy Marshal Chad Simpson walks near the Federal Building in Wheeling, W.Va, on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013. West Virginia State Police say a man who fired shots at a federal courthouse in Wheeling has...

  • NYPD undercover officer in biker melee unmasked

    October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    In a court sketch Wojciech Braszczok is seen in criminal court in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013. Braszczok, an undercover police detective, was arrested as fallout from a burst of motorcyclist mayhem reached a new level, with investigators saying the...

  • Walk-and-Roll

    Walk and Roll

    October 9, 2013 • Local NewsComments Off

    Washington Avenue Elementary students walk en masse to school Wednesday morning, participating in the Healthy Kids Chaves County Walk and Roll, which hopes to promote healthier lifestyle choices for children. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...

  • US cutting hundreds of millions in aid to Egypt

    October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Wednesday, April 24, 2013, file photo, U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, second left, stands with an Egyptian army official before laying a wreath at the tomb of late President Anwar al-Sadat in Cairo. U.S. officials said Wednesday,...

  • Jupiter-bound craft runs into problem after flyby

    October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This 2010 artist’s rendering depicts NASA’s Juno spacecraft with Jupiter in the background. NASA’s Jupiter-bound spacecraft will swing by Earth for one last visit Wednesday Oct. 9, 2013 before speeding to the outer solar system....

  • 3-star admiral fired as No. 2 nuclear commander

    October 9, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    This image provided by the U.S. Navy shows Navy Vice Adm. Tim Giardina in a Nov. 11, 2011, photo. The Navy says a Giardina was notified Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, that he has been relieved of duty as second-in-command at the military organization that oversees...