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Ex-gov, hedge fund target Mont. mining company

February 25, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Nov. 2, 2012 file photo, provided by Stillwater County News, two rail cars bring 30 tons of muck out of the Stillwater Mining Co. mine in Nye, Mont. In February 2013, former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer is partnering with a New York hedge fund to launch a proxy battle for control [&hellip...

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Obama warns of risks over budget cut uncertainty

February 25, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, accompanied by White House press secretary Jay Carney, briefs reporters on the sequester, Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack...

High-stakes trial begins over 2010 Gulf oil spill

February 25, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sunday, June 6, 2010 file photo, a small oil-covered fish floats on the water’s surface at Bay Long off the coast of Louisiana. An April 20, 2010 explosion at the BP Deepwater Horizon offshore platform killed 11 men, and the...

Someone knows who did these crimes!

February 25, 2013 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

Sometimes we read the Roswell Daily Record or hear a report on radio or television news and we think “My gosh! Look at all that crime! I just wish that I could personally help reduce crime in Roswell and in Chaves County?” Along with many other criminal...

Huawei reveals ‘fastest smartphone in the world’

February 24, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This undated product image provided by Huawei, shows the Chinese company’s new flagship model that it calls “the fastest smartphone in the world.”The company said Sunday, Feb. 24, 2012, the device supports faster download speeds than other...

Why can’t Washington compromise? They’re too human

February 24, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Feb. 6, 2013, file photo House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, repeats his call for President Obama to submit a budget proposal to Congress during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, the day after President Barack Obama urged...

Conservative wins critical Cyprus presidency vote

February 24, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A supporters of Nicos Anastasiades celebrate his victory in the presidential elections in Nicosia, Cyprus, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013. The left-wing candidate in Cyprus’ presidential election runoff, Stavros Malas, has conceded defeat. Near final results...

Oscars have clear favorites, wild-card MacFarlane

February 24, 2013 • Business, EntertainmentComments (0)

A statue in the likeness of an Oscar award is displayed on the red carpet for the 85th Academy Awards in Los Angeles, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013. The Academy Awards are scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) —...

Senate panel plans Tuesday vote on Lew nomination

February 24, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Feb. 13, 2013, file photo Jack Lew, President Barack Obama’s choice to be treasury secretary, testifies during his confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington before the Senate Finance Committee. Democratic Sen. Max Baucus of...

Feedlots, meatpackers closing with fewer US cows

February 24, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 photograph, cattle feed on a farm near Big Springs, Kan. Years of drought are reshaping the U.S. beef industry with feedlots and a major meatpacking plant closing because there are too few cattle left in the United States to...