Archive for February 9th, 2014

  • Medical marijuana gains traction in the Deep South

    February 9, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In a Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014 file photo, medical marijuana advocate Barbara Kutchback, of Monroe, Ga., holds a photo of her 3-year-old granddaughter as she listens to other advocates tell of their children’s suffering, after a bill to...

  • Swiss voters back limit on immigration

    February 9, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Feb. 7 2014 file picture women covered in veils pass by an election poster from the nationalist Swiss People’s Party, demanding a stop for immigration to Switzerland and reading: excess harms Switzerland , at the train station in...

  • US economy may be stuck in slow lane for long run

    February 9, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    In this Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, photo, job seekers line up to meet a prospective employer at a career fair at a hotel in Dallas. Two straight weak job reports have raised doubts about economists’ predictions of breakout growth in 2014. The global economy...

  • In the Cruz family, Ted is the diplomatic one

    February 9, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    Rafael Cruz speaks during a tea party gathering Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, in Madisonville, Texas. The father of U.S. Senator Ted Cruz has turned some heads by calling for sending Barack Obama “back to Kenya” and dismissing the president as an “outright...

  • Danish zoo kills giraffe to prevent inbreeding

    February 9, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

    Marius, a male giraffe, lies dead before being dissected, after he was put down at Copenhagen Zoo on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Copenhagen Zoo turned down offers from other zoos and 500,000 euros ($680,000) from a private individual to save the life of a healthy...

  • Olympic halfpipe could pave future of snowboarding

    February 9, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

    Danny Davis makes a 37.66 run before dominating the competition and winning gold with a 95.00 his second run during the Men’s Snowboard SuperPipe finals at the 18th edition of the Winter X Games in Aspen, Colo. Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/ The...

  • Tokyo chief chosen amid divided anti-nuke vote

    February 9, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

    Japan’s former Prime Minister Morihiro Hosokawa’s supporter reacts following Hoshokawa’s defeat in the Tokyo gubernatorial election in Tokyo, Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Hosokawa was backed by former Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi, who pushed...

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    See Killgo’s for expert brake work, ‘alinements’ and parts

    February 9, 2014 • Local Business ReviewComments Off

    Harold “Hugo” Killgo, owner of Killgo’s Brake and Alinement, 1508 West Second Street, is a front-end and brake specialist. Harold has been handling brake and front-end work for fifty-three years, since 1960, and can fix any domestic or imported car or...

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    February 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mark Wilson Photo Pecos Elementary students prepare for their big night in the spotlight, performing “Eureka!” with the National Dance Institute of New Mexico’s Statewide Residency Outreach Program, Friday, at Pueblo Auditorium. [/auth...

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    Missing child found

    February 9, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Courtesy Photo Jose Cienfuegos of Hobbs went missing from his home Friday, around 7 p.m. The 10-year-old was later found around 6 p.m. Saturday. He is well. [/auth...