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Archive for November 28th, 2013

  • Demolition nearly finished at flooded Vt. office

    November 28, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, photo, a worker disassembles a building at the state office complex in Waterbury, Vt. Demolition at the flooded former Vermont state office complex in Waterbury is shifting into high gear so officials can be ready to begin the...

  • Technology reveals what kind of shopper you are

    November 28, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This Nov. 23, 2013 file photo shows shoppers approach Old Navy store at Atlantic Terminal Mall in New York. Getting up early on Black Friday for a little shopping? Doing your part on Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, too? It’s all in...

  • EU leaves door open for Ukraine deal after summit

    November 28, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Ukraine’s President Viktor Yanukovych, right, shakes hands with European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso, left, next to European Council President Herman van Rompuy in Vilnius, Lithuania, Thursday, Nov 28, 2013. Van Rompuy and Barroso met with...

  • Mexico’s booming car industry selling unsafe cars

    November 28, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this image taken from a March 2013 video released by independent crash-test group Latin NCAP on Nov. 27, 2013, a Nissan model Tsuru vehicle with no airbags is crash-tested at Latin NCAP’s facilities in Landsberg am Lech, Germany.VMany international...

  • Ohio governor meets with evacuees in derailment

    November 28, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    This Nov. 27, 2013 photo shows the west end of the CSX Corp. train yard in Willard, Ohio. Hundreds of homes were evacuated after a railcar, possibly damaged in a derailment, leaked flammable liquid in a rail yard. No injuries were reported. (AP Photo/The...

  • Nuke lab works on liquids scanner for airport use

    November 28, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Scientists at the Los Alamos National Laboratory are working to perfect a technology that could eliminate the need for travelers to toss their liquids when they go through airport security. A lab team has combined magnetic resonance...

  • Albuquerque tech center gets fed grant

    November 28, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The economic development arm of the University of New Mexico has received a $1.5 million federal grant for creating a new high-tech business district in downtown Albuquerque. U.S. Sens. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich Wednesday...

  • Albuquerque set to settle police brutality suit

    November 28, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The lawyer for man who filed a police brutality lawsuit against Albuquerque police after his jaw was broken in an encounter with officers says the city has agreed to settle the case by paying him $60,000. Attorney Ryan Villa says an...

  • Albuquerque mayor wants e-cigs banned for teens

    November 28, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The mayor of Albuquerque wants the City Council to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors. Mayor Richard Berry says his office is crafting legislation he hopes the Council will introduce as early as next month. Berry made...

  • Valles Caldera to sell Christmas trees, permits

    November 28, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    JEMEZ SPRINGS, N.M. (AP) — Christmas trees and cutting permits will go on sale at the Valles Caldera National Preserve in northern New Mexico beginning Friday. People will be able to either cut their own tree or purchase a precut tree while supplies last....