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Archive for October 19th, 2013

  • Dual businesses offer kids’ programs in 1 place

    October 19, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    ADVANCED FOR SATURDAY OCT. 19 AND THEREAFTER – Kenn Judd, owner of PRO Martial Arts and KickStart Learning Center poses for a photo on Oct. 10, 2013 in Frederick, Md. Judd said he wanted to help children develop both educationally and physically, so he...

  • AP sources: 476,000 Obamacare applications filed

    October 19, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    File- Thgis Oct. 17, 2013 file photo shows President Barack Obama speaking in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington. Administration officials say about 476,000 health insurance applications have been filed through federal and state exchanges,...

  • Shutdown coverage benefits cable news networks

    October 19, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    This photo provided by NBC News shows NBC News Capitol Hill Correspondent Kelly O’Donnell at the U.S. Capitol, in Washington, D.C. The federal government shutdown damaged the reputations of Washington politicians but proved good business for the cable...

  • Calif. finds more instances of offshore fracking

    October 19, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Kevin Tougas, oil operations manager at the Long Beach Gas and Oil Department talks about operations on one of the four artificial THUMS islands in San Pedro Bay off the coast of Long Beach used for oil drilling Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013 in Long Beech, Calif....

  • Critics say dice loaded by Albany for NY casinos

    October 19, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this Oct. 15, 2013 file photo, a slot machine sits in front of the the state Capitol before anti-casino activists smashed it with a sledge hammer in Albany, N.Y. The forces behind the push for casino gambling in New York are formidable and...

  • Breed easy: Motion detectors aid dairy farmers

    October 19, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Karl Klessig holds a cow’s activity collar on his family’s farm Wednesday Aug. 28, 2013, in Cleveland, Wis. The collar carries a motion detector and microphone that picks up the sound of chewing. Data from the collar is scanned and sent to a computer when...

  • Ship in Guyana-Venezuela dispute released

    October 19, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this Oct. 13, 2013 file photo, a Venezuelan Coast Guard boat floats next to the survey ship Teknik Perdana docked near the shore of Margarita Island, Venezuela. Diplomats met a week after Venezuela detained the ship chartered by U.S.-based...

  • Fire from electrical short at senior care facility

    October 19, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say one person has been treated for smoke inhalation after an apartment fire in Albuquerque. City fire officials say crews were dispatch to the three-story senior care facility shortly after noon Saturday. Upon arrival,...

  • Santa Fe police investigating hit-and-run accident

    October 19, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Police in Santa Fe are searching for a driver in a hit-and-run crash that injured a woman in another vehicle. Officers responded to the scene of the crash about 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of Quapaw and Espinacitas streets....

  • NM’s AG releases a redacted mental health audit

    October 19, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — State Attorney General Gary King has released part of an audit that led to a shakeup in New Mexico’s mental health system, but most of the details are redacted. The Santa Fe New Mexican reports (http://bit.ly/1aYxUJ5) the report...