MENU

Author archives: - Associated Press

  • Clause expires, could help settle Argentine debt

    January 1, 2015 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this Aug. 20, 2014 file photo, Argentina’s President Cristina Fernandez, right, speaks with her Economy Minister Axel Kicillof during a ceremony for the 160th anniversary of the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The...

  • Hasbro to replace penis-shaped Play-Doh toy

    January 1, 2015 • National NewsComments Off

    This undated photo provided by Nivea Cabrera shows the “extruder tool” from Hasbro’s Play-Doh Cake Mountain toy. The company is doing damage control after complaints about the toy’s shape surfaced on social media sites. (AP Photo/Nivea...

  • ‘The Interview’ expands video-on-demand access

    January 1, 2015 • Business, EntertainmentComments Off

    A computer screen shows Sony Pictures’ film, “The Interview” available for rental on YouTube Movies Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014, in Los Angeles. “The Interview” became available for rental on a variety of digital platforms Wednesday...

  • Inmates attack guards at northern New Mexico jail

    January 1, 2015 • State NewsComments Off

    FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — A San Juan County spokesman says four inmates at the county detention center attacked guards who were trying to break up a fight. The incident took place on Sunday after guards responded to a fight between two inmates. When they...

  • Police say man in accident that killed teen was intoxicated

    January 1, 2015 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police say a man who struck and killed a teenager has been charged with homicide by vehicle while driving intoxicated. Police say 47-year-old Luis Montiel was high on strong pain medication at the time of the accident on...

  • APD: Man held women, child

    January 1, 2015 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police say an Albuquerque man faces false imprisonment charges after holding two women and a child against their will. Police say 35-year-old Louie Lopez shut off the electricity in an apartment near Central Avenue and Louisiana...

  • Bad weather postpones New Year’s party

    January 1, 2015 • State NewsComments Off

    CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — A New Year’s Eve dance in southeastern New Mexico has been postponed due to bad winter weather. To make matters worse, a supply truck carrying the party’s alcohol also crashed. Party planner Ric Serrano told The Associated...

  • Martinez prepares for 2nd term with new GOP House

    January 1, 2015 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — When the clock strikes midnight Thursday, Susana Martinez will be sworn in for her second term as the governor of New Mexico during a private ceremony in the governor’s mansion. Waiting for the rising star in the Republican...

  • More New Mexico agencies getting lapel cameras

    January 1, 2015 • State NewsComments Off

    HOBBS, N.M. (AP) — Law enforcement agencies in southeastern New Mexico are joining the movement to require body cameras for officers. The Lovington Police Department recently purchased nine lapel cameras right before the highly publicized police shooting in...

  • BLM extends comment period for proposed pipeline

    January 1, 2015 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Bureau of Land Management is giving the public more time to comment on a proposed pipeline that would be capable of moving 50,000 barrels of crude oil a day. The project by Saddle Butte Pipeline LLC would be made up of smaller...