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RFD Call Log — Aug. 27

August 29, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Fire Department responded to these calls for the following dates. Medical calls are excluded. Aug. 27 • At 7:57 a.m., motor vehicle accident, 2100 block of North Atkinson Avenue. • At 9:27 a.m., smoke and odor removal, 800 block of Conchas Place. • At 10:41 a.m., fire alarm, 1300 block of West Country [&hellip...

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Meet Zia, the new CASA dog

August 29, 2015 • Local NewsComments (0)

Meet Zia the new CASA dog and visit the Children’s Advocacy Center. Get to meet Zia, a female black Lab, during an open house from 11:30 a.m. To 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Sunwest Building, Suite 720, 500 N. Main St. Zia is an assistant dog...

3 suspects indicted in shooting death of Albuquerque teen

August 29, 2015 • State NewsComments (0)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Bernalillo County grand jury has indicted three suspects in the fatal drive-by shooting of an Albuquerque teenager two months ago. The county District Attorney’s Office says all three suspects were indicted Friday on...

Albuquerque man convicted in stabbing death of girlfriend

August 29, 2015 • State NewsComments (0)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque man has been convicted in the 2013 death of his girlfriend, who was stabbed nearly 40 times and put in the trunk of a stolen car before it was set on fire. Prosecutors say 22-year-old Shaun Ryals was found guilty by a...

Secretary of state charged with theft, money laundering

August 29, 2015 • State NewsComments (0)

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s Democratic attorney general on Friday charged Republican Secretary of State Dianna Duran with embezzlement, fraud, money laundering and campaign finance violations, further widening a rift between the two over...

Attack draws new scrutiny to railways linking open Europe

August 29, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

  PARIS (AP) — Europe’s rail system is at the heart of its open borders, a way for passengers to travel on some of the world’s fastest and most sophisticated mass transit with no need for passports or even ID. The man who plotted to attack...

7 killed, 2 injured in poison exposure at China paper mill

August 29, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

BEIJING (AP) — Seven workers were killed and two injured after exposure to poisonous gasses at a paper mill in central China, authorities said Saturday, in the latest in a spate of deadly accidents to strike the country involving dangerous chemicals. The...

Europe’s migrant crisis brings new death by land and sea

August 29, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

  VIENNA (AP) — Death and desperation mounted in Europe’s migrant crisis Friday as Austrian police said 71 people appeared to have suffocated in the back of an abandoned truck, while an estimated 200 people were feared drowned off Libya when two...

White supremacist takes stand in Jewish site shootings

August 29, 2015 • National NewsComments (0)

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A white supremacist charged with killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City spent more than two hours Friday telling jurors how he planned the attacks and is sorry he didn’t kill more people. Frazier Glenn Miller...

Former student at elite prep school convicted of sex charges

August 29, 2015 • National NewsComments (0)

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A graduate of an exclusive New England prep school was cleared of rape but convicted Friday of lesser sex offenses against a 15-year-old freshman girl in a case that exposed a tradition in which seniors competed to see how many younger...