NY wins $600 million hub for photonics research, development

July 27, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Vice President Joe Biden visits with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo as they visit SUNY Poly Canal Ponds during the official announcement of the Department of Defense awarding a $110 million to help create the new American Institute for Manufacturing Integrated Photonics Monday, July 27, in Rochester, NY. (Shawn Dowd/Democrat & Chronicle via AP)...

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Apple Watch will be sold at some Best Buy stores

July 27, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this April 10, 2015 file photo, a customer handles an Apple Watch at an Apple store in Sydney. U.S. retailer Best Buy Co. says it will sell the Apple Watch at 100 of its stores and on its website beginning Aug. 7, 2015. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)...

Rita Kane-Doerhoefer, far left, begins the orientation portion of the student’s first day at Earth Camp 2015, Monday.

Teaching respect for earth, community Kids attend camp to learn about how Mother Nature, and Roswell, get along

July 26, 2015 • Positively RoswellComments (0)

By Bill Moffitt Roswell Daily Record Who says there’s nothing to do in Roswell? Kids say it, that’s who, along with a fair number adults. But they’d be wrong, thanks in part to the efforts of a small but dedicated group of adults who know how to combine...

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Socialize children by taking them out to eat

July 25, 2015 • Dining GuideComments (0)

We’ve all seen parents with young children when we go out to eat. It’s hard not to feel sympathy for the parents when their youngest children start crying, fussing, and making a chaotic mess. A restaurant’s atmosphere is nothing like a home atmosphere,...

Riders livid after power problems again cause Amtrak delays

July 24, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Ray Verrelle, left, chief engineer for electric traction at Amtrak talks to members of the media about Amtrak’s rail line infrastructure dating to the 1930’s as Amtrak CEO and president Joe Boardman looks on during a news conference at Penn...

VidCon a chance for fans to see online video stars in person

July 24, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Erica Goodman, from left, 18, Lennon Moore, 14, and Julia Goodman, 14, all of San Diego take a selfie during the 6th annual VidCon held at Anaheim Convention Center Thursday, July 23, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif. The online video event runs July 23-25. (Ed...

WWE cuts ties with Hulk Hogan amid report that he used slurs

July 24, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Oct. 15, 2012 file photo, former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan, whose real name is Terry Bollea, arrives for a news conference at the United States Courthouse in Tampa, Fla. World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. has severed ties with...

AT&T buys DirecTV, now biggest traditional TV provider in US

July 24, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This file combo made from file photos shows the AT&T logo on the side of a corporate office in Springfield, Ill., left, and a DirecTV satellite dish atop a home in Los Angeles. AT&T’s $48.5 billion purchase of DirecTV is set to...

Science, technology students challenged at A&M STEM camp

July 24, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Thursday, July 23, 2015 photo, Alessandra Keeler, left, and Cyrus Mahdavi work on a electric pulley system they created from a battery, small motor, some wires and a switch as part of Texas AM&’s annual Aggie STEM (science, technology,...

Freeway in California partially reopens after bridge damage

July 24, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Traffic flows in both directions at the bypass at the Tex Wash near Eagle Mountain Road, 5 miles west of Desert Center, Calif., Friday, July 24, 2015. A 50 mile-stretch of a vital California interstate linking Los Angeles and Phoenix partially reopened Friday...