Archive for March 15th, 2014

  • White House backing off surgeon general, for now

    March 15, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Feb. 4, 2014, photo, Dr. Vivek Hallegere Murthy, President Barack Obama’s nominee to be the next U.S. Surgeon General, listens on Capitol Hill in Washington. The White House is backing off its push for quick confirmation of...

  • WIPP-UPDATE-3-15

    Report cites ‘lack of rigor’ in WIPP safety protocols

    March 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Specially-trained workers make unmanned tests inside a nuclear waste dump in Carlsbad on March 7. (AP Photo) A report released Friday by the U.S. Department of Energy states a “lack of rigor” in safety training, emergency response and a lack of...

  • ILEA-graduation


    March 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    International Law Enforcement Academy delegates from Moldova receive their diplomas during graduation ceremonies for police personnel from Albania, Moldova and Romania, Friday morning. (Mark Wilson Photo) [/auth...


    Woman injured when gurney tips over

    March 15, 2014 • Local NewsComments Off

    Mary Helen Fimbris receives treatment after the gurney she was on fell over on Thursday in Roswell. She was taken back to the hospital for evaluation, according to Superior Ambulance Services, before being returned home. (Courtesy Photo) A pair of Superior...