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Obama proposing gun limits, faces tough obstacles

January 15, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Legislators listen as members explain their vote on New York’s Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act in the Assembly Chamber at the Capitol on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, in Albany, N.Y. New York’s Assembly passed the toughest gun control law in the nation and the first since the Newtown, Conn., school shooting, calling for a [&hellip...

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Wal-Mart to hire vets, buy more American products

January 15, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, photo, Wal-Mart employees Jon Christians and Lori Harris take job applications and answers questions during a job fair at the University of Illinois Springfield campus in Springfield, Ill. Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the...

Risk to all ages: 100 kids die of flu each year

January 15, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

This undated photo provided by the family shows Max Schwolert. The 6-foot-4, 17-year-old Texas high school senior grew sick in Wisconsin while visiting his grandparents for the holidays. Max felt fluish on Christmas Eve, seemed better the next morning but...

Facebook unveils social search feature

January 15, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg answers questions after speaking at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif., Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013. Zuckerberg introduced “graph search” Tuesday, a new service that lets users search their social connections for...

Cold still threatens crops in West but it’s easing

January 15, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Ice covers an orange at an orange grove in Redlands, Calif., Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013. A cold snap that has California farmers struggling to protect a $1.5 billion citrus crop has slowly started to ease, though frigid temperatures were still the norm Tuesday...

Anti-doping officials want Armstrong under oath

January 15, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

This Monday, Jan. 14, 2013 photo provided by Harpo Studios Inc., shows talk-show host Oprah Winfrey interviewing cyclist Lance Armstrong during taping for the show “Oprah and Lance Armstrong: The Worldwide Exclusive” in Austin, Texas. The two-part...

Community Kitchen serves its millionth guest

January 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Joe Anthony Chaves became the millionth person served by Community Kitchen Inc. Monday. (Ilissa Gilmore Photo) Just a few months shy of its 30th anniversary, Community Kitchen, Inc. served its millionth meal Monday. The organization began in 1983 with the...

The nature of stalking and what to do if you or someone you know is being stalked

January 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (1)

A Bureau of Justice Statistics report indicates that 14 people of every thousand will fall victim to a stalker. The figure reveals only a portion of the problem. About 60 percent of victims never report the crime. What makes stalking insidious is the fact...

Stretch the stress away with yoga

January 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Yoga Alliance is now in place to help Roswell breathe, stretch and relax. Yoga Alliance is a national education and support organization in the United States. Their mission according to their website is to “ensure the thorough understanding of the...

Democrats expect to unify after leadership race

January 14, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A race for the top-ranking Senate leadership job will be decided when the Legislature convenes, and Democrats seeking the post say they don’t expect the contest to leave permanent fractures within the party during the 60-day...