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Archive for January 2nd, 2014

  • Marshal: Fugitive banker homeless before arrest

    January 2, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    An undated image provided by the Federal Bureau of Investigation shows a wanted poster for Aubrey Lee Price. Price, a south Georgia bank director accused of losing millions of investor dollars before vanishing was homeless and working odd jobs before his...

  • Court grants law license to man in US illegally

    January 2, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    File – In this Aug. 27, 2013 file photo, Sergio Garcia speaks at The Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles news conference in Los Angeles. The California Supreme Court granted a law license on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, to Garcia, who is...

  • Company makes good on leaving Colo. over gun laws

    January 2, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this Feb. 28, 2013 file photo, workers assemble 30-round capacity ammunition magazines for high-velocity rifles, inside the Magpul Industries plant in Erie, Colo. Magpul, one of the country’s largest producers of ammunition magazines for...

  • Confusion, relief mark start of new health reforms

    January 2, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    Dr. John Venetos poses for a photo between surgical procedures Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, in Chicago. With the full implementation of the nation’s new health law that took effect New Year’s Day, Venetos described the “tremendous uncertainty and...

  • Warning issued about oil shipped from ND, Mont.

    January 2, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    In an undated image provided by the National Transportation Safety Board NTSB board membger Robert Sumwalt, right, views damaged rail cars in Casselton, N.D. A BNSF Railway train derailed Monday afternoon, Dec. 30, 2013, near the eastern North Dakota town of...

  • After year of stock records, a weak start to 2014

    January 2, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    Donald Civitanova, a floor official with Knight Capital, works at the New York Stock Exchange, Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, in New York. Stocks are opening lower on Wall Street as the market comes off of its biggest annual gain in nearly two decades. (AP...

  • Factory, construction growth boost 2014 outlook

    January 2, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, file photo, employees at Sheffield Platers Inc. work on the factory floor in San Diego. The Institute for Supply Management issues its U.S. manufacturing index for December on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014 (AP...

  • Judge considers request to block horse slaughter

    January 2, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A Roswell company that has been fighting for two years to open a horse slaughterhouse is back in court Friday. New Mexico Attorney General Gary King is trying to block Valley Meat Co.’s planned opening this month with a lawsuit...

  • Lawsuit: Commission sabotaged casino project

    January 2, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Racing Commission worked to sabotage a company’s plans for a $50 million casino and racetrack in Raton in favor of a rival operator, a lawsuit claims. The lawsuit filed Monday in U.S. District Court in...

  • Settlement reached in Albuquerque police case

    January 2, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The city of Albuquerque has settled two lawsuits that alleged three people were mistreated by police during secret arrests. The $150,000 settlement stemmed from the 2010 detentions of a woman and her two adult sons during an...