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  • Smaller towns adjusting to post office changes

    April 28, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    Heath Mallory, general manager of Western Iowa Telephone, stands outside the post office in Lawton, Iowa, Thursday April 24, 2014. With post office closing at 2 p.m. on weekdays Mallory says it is harder to get mailings out before closing. (AP Photo/The Sioux...

  • Supreme Court takes on privacy in digital age

    April 28, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    People walk on the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington on Saturday April 26, 2014. Two Supreme Court cases about police searches of cellphones without warrants present vastly different views of the ubiquitous device. Is it a critical tool for a...

  • Saudi body studying regulating YouTube production

    April 28, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this November 17, 2000, file photo, Saudi men talk and browse the Internet at a hotel in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. A top Saudi official says the kingdom is studying ways to regulate locally-produced YouTube content, including the...

  • Serbia’s new government to overhaul economy

    April 28, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    Serbian Prime Minister designate Aleksandar Vucic, left waves in the parliament, in Belgrade, Serbia, Sunday, April 27, 2014. Vucic announced that his government would be formed on Sunday. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic) BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia’s...

  • New shop offers free HIV tests

    April 28, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    In a Saturday April 19, 2014 photo, The PinkHoopla, played by Patric Daddy, is greeted by a pedestrian at th grand opening of the Out of the Closet Thrift Store in Dallas. The stores are part of the AIDS Healthcare Foundation, and 96 cents of every dollar...

  • For North Dakota, drones a possible growth market

    April 28, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this May 14, 2013 file photo, one of several small drones designed for use by law enforcement and first responders is shown at University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, N.D. Michael Huerta, the Federal Aviation Administration administrator,...

  • Northern New Mexico College to cut jobs, day care

    April 28, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    ESPANOLA, N.M. (AP) — The Board of Regents of Northern New Mexico College has approved a $32 million budget that comes at the expense of several jobs, programs and a campus day care center. The Santa Fe New Mexican reports (http://bit.ly/1nTmEVp) that the...

  • Alcohol may have played role in Albuquerque crash

    April 28, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities in Albuquerque say alcohol may have been a factor in a car crash that left a 22-year-old man dead. The Bernalillo County Sheriff Department says formal charges have yet to be filed in the Saturday morning crash on Coors...

  • Public concerned about Navajo coal mine deal

    April 28, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    SHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — Members of the Navajo Nation told energy officials on Friday that there has not been enough transparency surrounding the purchase of a coal mine in northwestern New Mexico. At a meeting at the Shiprock Chapter House with the Navajo...

  • Albuquerque nurse accused of sharing child porn

    April 28, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A registered nurse in Albuquerque who provides care for children and teens is facing federal child pornography charges. The U.S. Attorney’s Office says 44-year-old John Jaramillo is in federal custody pending a detention...