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Debt ceiling talks push stocks higher

October 14, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

In this Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013 photo, trader Frank O’Connell, right, works, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. futures are down sharply, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, as the nation heads into the third week of a partial government shutdown. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose Monday, helped by [&hellip...

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Patton Construction Co.: Foundation Repair – Remodeling – Additions

October 14, 2013 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

Emmanuel Duran is cutting the tile to go into a new shower remodel. Patton Construction’s work is being delivered and enjoyed by many customers in the Roswell and Pecos Valley areas, including: • Remodeling; • Room additions; • Stabilizing...

Taylor Swift opens $4M Country Hall of Fame center

October 14, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Taylor Swift poses for a photo with Piper Moralez, 11, at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. Swift is at the facility to open the $4 million Taylor Swift Education Center. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)...

Wash. voters to decide ‘initiative on initiatives’

October 14, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Nov. 6, 2012, file photo, professional initiative promoter Tim Eyman shakes hands with a supporter in Bellevue, Wash. Washington state residents have plenty of experience voting on new law proposals, but Nov. 5, 2013, they’ll decide...

Venezuela navy escorts seized oil vessel into port

October 14, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A Venezuelan Coast Guard boat sits next to the 285-foot survey ship Teknik Perdana docked near the shore in Margarita Island, Venezuela, Sunday Oct. 13, 2013. The U.S.-chartered oil exploration ship seized by the Venezuelan navy in Caribbean waters disputed...

Social Security raise to be among lowest in years

October 14, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Feb. 11, 2005 file photo, trays of printed social security checks wait to be mailed from the U.S. Treasury’s Financial Management services facility in Philadelphia. For the second straight year, millions of Social Security...

Ex-US Rep. Gabby Giffords attends NY gun show

October 14, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, left, former Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, center, and her husband Mark Kelly tour the New EastCoast Arms Collectors Associates arms fair in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. Kelly looks...

Thousands in Romania protest plans for gold mine

October 14, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Protesters raise colored papers during a protest against a gold mining project in front of the government headquarters in, Bucharest, Romania, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. Protests, joined by tens of thousands across Romania, against a planned cyanide extraction...

Huron County at tip of Thumb doubling wind power

October 14, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this April 21, 2008 file photo, wind turbines are seen at the Harvest Wind Farm in Oliver Township, Mich., in Huron County in the state’s rural Thumb region. Huron County building Director Jeff Smith said the county, a wind powerhouse with...

Lake Erie algae a threat to Ohio drinking water

October 14, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Sept. 13, 2013 photo, Henry Biggert, superintendent of the Carroll Township Water Plant near Oak Harbor, Ohio, poses next to one of the areas through which the water is filtered. Tests on drinking water in Carroll Township, which is just west of...