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Archive for November 30th, 2013

  • Internet gambling off to good start in New Jersey

    November 30, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Nov. 27, 2013 photo, Anna Sainsbury, CEO of GeoComply, stands with a real-time map in Atlantic City NJ that her company provides New Jersey casino regulators showing where gamblers are successful in signing on to gambler over the Internet, and where...

  • Albuquerque settles police lawsuit for $60,000

    November 30, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A settlement has been reached between the city of Albuquerque and a drunken driving suspect who claimed his jaw was broken by police while being taken into custody. The case stems from a May 2011 traffic stop in downtown...

  • FBI investigates shooting at Laguna Pueblo

    November 30, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    LAGUNA PUEBLO, N.M. (AP) — Federal and state authorities are investigating an officer-involved shooting at Laguna Pueblo. FBI spokesman Frank Fisher says Laguna tribal police responded to a domestic violence call at the pueblo Friday night. After they...

  • New Mexico State University aims to ban tobacco

    November 30, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State University could have a new smoking and tobacco use policy by next summer. The effort to develop a policy for one of the state’s largest universities stems from a memorial bill passed during the last...

  • Group to protest over NM minivan shooting

    November 30, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    TAOS, N.M. (AP) — A routine traffic stop that turned to chaos when a teen physically confronted one New Mexico State Police officer and another officer fired shots at a minivan carrying children has sparked protest. A group of residents is planning to rally...

  • New Mexico lawmakers commonly become lobbyists

    November 30, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Kent Cravens is among the more than two dozen former state legislators who have made the switch to lobbying. The Albuquerque Republican resigned from his Senate seat in 2011 to take a government relations job with the New Mexico Oil...

  • Los Alamos Lab launches podcast series

    November 30, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (AP) — Los Alamos National Laboratory is launching a new series of podcasts and webinars in an effort to reach a broader audience. The series will focus on education, economic development and community giving. Kurt Steinhaus is the director...

  • Feds report drop in homelessness in NM

    November 30, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal officials are reporting a decline of nearly 19 percent when it comes to homelessness in New Mexico. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has released its latest national estimate of homelessness. HUD...

  • 3 NM communities named as art, culture districts

    November 30, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — There are three new arts and culture districts in New Mexico. Gallup, Mora and Artesia were selected by the New Mexico Arts Commission after a competitive application and review process. They mark the first arts and culture district...

  • Montana appeals teacher’s rape sentence

    November 30, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This Aug. 26, 2013 photo shows Stacey Rambold standing in a courtroom after sentencing by Judge G. Todd Baugh in Billings, Mont. The state is due, Nov. 25, 2013, to file arguments in its appeal of a 30-day sentence given to Rambold, a Montana...