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Pele says ‘nothing serious’ with him

November 27, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Nov. 19, 2008 file photo, Brazil’s soccer great Pele greets supporters prior to a friendly soccer match, in Brasilia, Brazil. A Brazilian hospital says Pele has been transferred to a “special care” unit to be monitored while being treated for a urinary infection. The Albert Einstein hospital in Sao Paulo, said [&hellip...

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Full holiday menu for Obamas, plus 6 pies

November 27, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

President Barack Obama shakes hands with a parton as he and his family distribute food at “Bread For The City” Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, in Washington, as part of an annual Thanksgiving tradition of participation in a service event. (AP...

Early-bird shoppers turn out on Thanksgiving

November 27, 2014 • National NewsComments Off

Holiday shoppers line up outside an Office Depot store in Lawrence, Kan., Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. The store was set to open at 6:00 Thanksgiving evening. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner) NEW YORK (AP) — Early-bird shoppers headed to stores on Thanksgiving in...

OPEC keeps oil output on hold despite low prices

November 27, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

Iraq’s Minister of Oil Adil Abd Al-Mahdi speaks to journalists prior to the start of a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, at their headquarters in Vienna, Austria, Thursday Nov. 27, 2014. Expectations that the group...

Taliban attack rocks upscale Kabul district

November 27, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

Afghan security forces, upper left, inspect the site of an attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. Taliban fighters staged an attack Thursday evening in an upscale district in the Afghan capital Kabul. Witnesses described multiple explosions...

Mubarak verdict due, but Egyptians’ interest wanes

November 27, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 file photo, former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, seated, and his two sons Gamal Mubarak, left, and Alaa Mubarak, right, attend a hearing in a courtroom at the Police Academy, Cairo, Egypt. A verdict is...

Queen of crime writing PD James dies aged 94

November 27, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – This is a Nov. 27, 2005 file photo of author P.D. James as she discusses her latest novel, “The Lighthouse,” another mystery featuring Scotland Yard detective Adam Dalgliesh, during an interview in New York. Publisher Faber and Faber...

Voters in New Mexico city to decide on voter ID

November 26, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Voters in one of New Mexico’s booming oil and gas communities are set to decide on a measure that would require a photo ID in local elections in what is the latest battleground over requiring strict identification to cast...

2 injured in New Mexico oilfield explosion

November 26, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — An explosion at an oilfield tank battery in southeastern New Mexico has injured two workers. The Carlsbad Current Argus reports (http://bit.ly/1rmL684) the two workers were transported to an area hospital. The extent of their injuries...

2 injured after oil field explosion near Carlsbad

November 26, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — Two people reportedly have been injured after an explosion at an oil field site near Carlsbad. The Carlsbad Current-Argus reports that one man possibly suffered a broken leg and the other had burns to his face and torso. The...