Archive for February 22nd, 2014

  • Ukraine takes gold, US hockey falls to Canada

    February 22, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

    USA goaltender Jonathan Quick greets Canada forward Jeff Carter after Canada beat the USA 1-0 in a men’s semifinal ice hockey game at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek) SOCHI, Russia (AP) —...

  • Oil train wrecks spur railroad safety measures

    February 22, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Dec. 30, 2013 file photo, a fireball goes up at the site of an oil train derailment in Casselton, N.D. Railroads that haul volatile crude shipments have reached an agreement with U.S. transportation officials to adopt wide-ranging...

  • Ukraine agreement reached, but the street resists

    February 22, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

    Anti-government protesters rest at a barricade in central Kiev, Ukraine, Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. Ukraine’s bloody political crisis moved swiftly toward a possible solution Friday as the opposition signed a deal with the embattled president, and parliament...

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    Community celebrates return of school shooting survivor Nathaniel Tavarez

    February 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Berrendo Middle School shooting victim Nathaniel Tavarez returns home to a hero’s welcome, Friday afternoon. (Mark Wilson Photos) Hundreds lined the streets and cheered Friday as sirens from fire and law enforcement vehicles ushered home the 12-year-old boy...

  • MOBY-2-22

    Local short film chosen as Moby music video

    February 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Local filmmakers Johnnie Hector, from left, Fernando Urquides and Rick Ortega appear in “Mexicants,” which was filmed in 2013. Hector and Ortega both appear in the short film chosen to be the music video for the Moby song, “Almost Home.” (Courtesy...

  • FILMFEST-2-22

    Film Fest season begins in Roswell

    February 22, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Roswell Mayor Del Jurney, left, visits with Renee Roach, center, city marketing director and NM Film Office Liaison, at the 2014 Roswell Film Fest & Cosmicon kick-off event on Friday at the Holiday Inn. (Randal Seyler Photo) A new young filmmakers event...

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    February 22, 2014 • CartoonsComments Off

    We’ll know we really have global warming when Santa Fe takes the drought conditions + fireworks sales situation seriously in New Mexico. [/auth...