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Police track Ryan Catron to Eldorado after report of downtown attack By Chris Quintana The New Mexican

Following a police helicopter search and a short foot chase, a man was arrested early Sunday morning in the Eldorado subdivision on charges of assault and kidnapping after he allegedly battered a woman and tried to abduct her in downtown Santa Fe. Santa Fe police said 21-year-old Ryan Catron, 6 Carlito Road, is accused of choking the 26-year-old woman and shoving her into his car near Marcy Street and Washington Avenue. She managed to escape and flag down help, police said, but not before her attacker fled in his vehicle. A city police department news release Ryan Catron says officers received a call about the incident a little before 3 a.m. and requested aid from New Mexico State Police, who used a helicopter to locate Catron in a field near his home in Eldorado, about 15 miles from the city. It took officers

Please see KIDNAPPINg, Page A-4 Doug Van Gorder, left, who is hitchhiking across the United States, stands outside the Interfaith Community Shelter one night last week with Sagemaya Dandi and his dog, Butterball. While shelter directors see a rising need for warm clothes in the winter, men at the shelter said they just want a warm place indoors to spend the day. PHOTOS BY LUIS SÁNCHEZ SATURNO/THE NEW MEXICAN

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s winter sets in, the directors of Santa Fe’s two homeless shelters say their biggest need for the people they serve are coldweather clothes, especially shoes and socks. “We’ve had a lot of people coming to the door who have wet shoes [and] wet socks,” said St. Elizabeth Shelter Executive Director Deborah Tang. “The shoes and the socks are the biggest need right now. Because of the wet weather, keeping their feet warm is an important part of health for them.” But the homeless men outside a shelter Saturday morning were thinking of another way to stay warm — they said they would like a place indoors where they can spend the day. At the Interfaith Community Shelter, which reopened for the season Oct. 20 after being closed for overnight guests since April, people who spend the night must leave at 6:30 each morning and aren’t allowed to return until 6 p.m. At St. Elizabeth, which is open year-round, most

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Two groups of Taos-area residents squared off Sunday in dueling protests over an October incident in which a New Mexico State Police officer shot at the tires of a minivan full of children. About 20 residents opposing the police action gathered at the Taos Youth and Family Center on Paseo del Cañon West and marched to the state police station down the road. They toted signs with messages such as “abuse of power,” “excessive force” and “do we need to police our police?” The group delivered two letters to state police: One denouncing the use of force in the traffic stop, and another acknowledging the difficult decisions police officers often have to make.

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hat do the National Security Agency, the National Science Foundation, Google, Netflix, Amazon and even your local grocery have in common? Big Data, that’s what. Big Data is a loose term for the collection, storage and sophisticated analysis of massive amounts of data, far larger and from many more kinds of sources than ever before. Organizations like those above, and


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everything it touches in business, government and private life.” In the biggest Big Data effort of all, the NSA’s goal is to be able to acquire intelligence data from “anyone, anytime, anywhere.” The classified documents leaked by whistle-blower Edward Snowden make clear that NSA’s penetration of the telecommunications and computer industries is far broader and deeper than even the agency’s most extreme critics imagined. In addition to being the hottest new trend in business and government, Big Data is fast becoming a pervasive force in modern

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A cub called Bao Bao National Zoo names baby panda after receiving over 123,000 votes from public

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ASHINGTON — The most popular giant panda in U.S.China relations finally was given an identity Sunday as the Smithsonian’s National Zoo named its female 100-day-old cub Bao Bao (bow-BOW) after receiving more than 123,000 votes online from the public. Bao Bao, which means “treasure” or “precious,” is only the second surviving cub born at the National Zoo since the first pandas arrived in 1972 to commemorate President Richard Nixon’s historic visit to China. Pandas have remained a happy symbol of diplomacy between the two countries. Panda mother Mei Xiang (may-SHONG) has been caring for her cub in the panda den since she was born Aug. 23. Bao Bao will have her public unveiling early in 2014. Panda keepers, however, said Mei Xiang has indicated she may want to take Bao Bao outside soon. Before she goes outside, veterinarians want to give Bao Bao her final set of vaccinations this week, so mother and cub could venture out as soon as the second week of December, said curator Brandie Smith. Mei Xiang’s only other surviving cub, a male named Tai Shan, was born in 2005 and was returned to China in 2010 for breeding. Male panda Tian Tian (tee-YEN tee-YEN) is the father of both cubs. The zoo asked the public to vote for one of five names for the new cub. The others were Ling Hua (ling-HWA), Long Yun (long-YOON), Mulan (moo-LAHN) and Zhen Bao (jenBAO). The names were submitted by Chinese Ambassador Cui Tiankai, U.S. Ambassador

A giant panda cub is measured as it is about to turn 100 days old at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington. The National Zoo announced Sunday that it is naming its giant panda cub Bao Bao. ABBY WOOD/SMITHSONIAN NATIONAL ZOO

to China Gary Locke, panda keepers at the National Zoo, the fundraising group Friends of the National Zoo and the China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Panda. The chosen name was submitted by Friends of the National Zoo. In a videotaped message played at the zoo Sunday, first lady Michelle Obama said it was first lady Pat Nixon who helped “jump-start panda diplomacy” after admiring the bears during the Nixons’ visit to China in 1972. “After decades of close collaboration with our Chinese partners, these remarkable

animals stand as a symbol of the growing connections between our two countries,” Obama said. Peng Liyuan, the first lady of China, also sent a video message, saying giant pandas are China’s “national treasure.” “Many people love baby pandas as they love their own children,” she said. Dozens of people and reporters gathered for the naming ceremony Sunday, 100 days after the cub’s birth following Chinese tradition. Chinese Ambassador Cui Tiankai said it’s a unique celebration.

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First responders gather at the site where a Metro North passenger train derailed Sunday morning in the Bronx borough of New York Sunday. Four passengers were killed and several dozens were injured. CRAIG RUTTLE/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

which was such a tightly tangled mess that rescue workers had to cut people free from the metal, glass and dislodged seats. More than 60 people were injured in the latest accident involving New York’s Metro-North Railroad. “Our mission is to understand

not just what happened but why it happened, with the intent of preventing it from happening again,” Earl Weener of the National Transportation Safety Board said at a news briefing Sunday evening shortly after a team from the federal agency

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KIEV, Ukraine — A protest by about 300,000 Ukrainians angered by their government’s decision to freeze integration with the West turned violent Sunday, when a group of demonstrators besieged the president’s office and police drove them back with truncheons, tear gas and flash grenades. Dozens of people were injured. The mass rally in central Kiev defied a government ban on protests on Independence Square, in the biggest show of anger over President Viktor Yanukovych’s refusal to sign a political and economic agreement with the European Union. The protesters also were infuriated by the violent dispersal of a small, opposition rally two nights before.

Egypt police fire tear gas at ousted president’s supporters CAIRO — Police fired tear gas to drive hundreds of supporters of Egypt’s ousted Islamist president from Cairo’s famed Tahrir Square on Sunday, as a panel tasked with amending the constitution adopted during his time in office agreed on changes to the text. The 50-member panel revising the Islamist-tilted charter adopted under former President Mohammed Morsi managed to resolve its differences after two days of clause-by-clause voting on the final draft. The text gives women and Christians “suitable representation” but says a future law must decide the details. It also calls for elections, either parliamentary or presidential, within 90 days after the draft constitution is adopted. The other election should be held up to six months later.

Amazon CEO says company testing drone deliveries Chief Executive Jeff Bezos said the world’s largest e-commerce company is testing drones to deliver goods, as it works to improve efficiency and speed in getting products to consumers. Bezos unveiled the plan on CBS’s 60 Minutes news program, showing interviewer Charlie Rose the flying machines that can be used as delivery vehicles. The CEO said the gadgets, known as octocopters, can carry as much as five pounds within a 10-mile radius of an Amazon fulfillment center. Amazon may start using the drones, which can deliver packages within 30 minutes, in four to five years pending Federal Aviation Administration approval, Bezos said. “It will work, and it will happen, and it’s gonna be a lot of fun,” he said in the 60 Minutes interview. Amazon last month said it was teaming up with the U.S. Postal Service to begin Sunday delivery. The company invests heavily in distribution and delivery, which made up the largest portion of the Amazon’s expenses in the third quarter. Investors have endorsed the spending on capacity — the costs increased 35 percent to $2.03 billion — pushing up the company’s shares 57 percent so far this year even as it posts losses. New Mexican wire services

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White House: Health site fixed Health officials meet Dec. 1 deadline but say more work is needed

might still encounter difficulties and urged them to use the call center and seek help from specially trained personnel. The report also confirms, however, that the administraBy Lena H. Sun tion has yet to meet at least The Washington Post one of its key goals: reducing the average response time of WASHINGTON — Adminthe site to half a second. And istration officials announced government officials, who asked Sunday that they had met their not to be identified in order Saturday deadline for improving to discuss ongoing operations, after completing cautioned last week that they a series of hardware upgrades will not know if they’ve actuand software fixes to the troually expanded the site’s carrying bled website. capacity to 50,000 users at once A progress report released until they have that many users Sunday morning by the U.S. online in the coming days. Department of Health and The website was supposed to Human Services said: “While let consumers shop easily for we strive to innovate and health insurance, required by improve our outreach and systhe Affordable Care Act when tems for reaching consumers, it launched Oct. 1, but the conwe believe we have met the tinued technical problems of goal of having a system that his signature domestic initiative will work smoothly for the vast have been a political disaster majority of users.” for Obama. Nov. 30 was not Government and outside originally intended to be a key technical employees have date for the online enrollment worked round-the-clock for system, but it took on outsize weeks on the fixes so the political and public importance administration could keep its when administration officials promise to have the site workannounced five weeks ago that ing smoothly for most people the “vast majority of users” by Nov. 30. would be able to sign up for The report served as the basis insurance through the site by for a news briefing Sunday that day. morning by Jeffrey Zients, the Zients said workers made man President Barack Obama more than 400 bug fixes and tasked to oversee the fixes. upgraded the software used for “The bottom line, healthcare. the enrollment process. The gov on Dec. 1 is night and day results are additional capacfrom where it was on Oct. 1,” ity, faster response time and when the site was launched, he much improved stability on told reporters. the website, he said. About 50 As a result of the improvefixes were made Saturday night, ments: the average system Zients said. response time is under 1 second; Now the system is consistently the error rate is “consistently up over 90 percent of the time, well below 1 percent”; the Zients said. In comparison, he online system is stable — not said, from October to the week crashing — more than 90 perending Nov. 2, the online system cent of the time; as many as was up and functioning only 50,000 shoppers can use the about 43 percent of the time. site at the same time, or up to “We have a much more stable 800,000 visits a day. system that’s reliably open for At the same time, the report cautioned that more work needs to be done in the weeks and months ahead “to improve and enhance the website and continue to improve the consumer experience.” Officials have also said repeatedly that consumers

business,” he said. “Healthcare. gov can now support intended volumes.” Democratic lawmakers praised the improvements on Sunday, as their Republican counterparts offered skepticism about the website and, more broadly, President Obama’s signature health care law. “This is the equivalent of having a great item that you want to buy in the store but not being able to get though the front door,” Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., said on CBS’ Face the Nation. “It sounds like the front door has been opened successfully now.” Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., said on the same program that he hopes “the efficacy of this is much better today and will improve.” But he added that he thinks Americans will encounter “a lot of negative surprises” as they enroll in plans offered on the new health care exchanges. A combination of federal employees, outside contractors and a handful of technical and management experts have worked for five weeks to improve the website’s performance as the White House has come under fierce criticism from its political opponents and some consumers. It may be hard, however, to independently assess how well the site has met the administration’s goals of working smoothly

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Kidnapping: Woman says man was ‘waving her down’ for help Continued from Page A-1 three hours and a short foot chase to capture the man. Police arrested Catron on a warrant that included charges of kidnapping, battery and assault with intent to commit a violent felony. Catron also was arrested in the city in October — on a charge of DWI and on a warrant for an Indiana charge of child solicitation. Celina Westervelt, the police department’s spokeswoman, said the woman had marks around her throat and bruises on her body but was otherwise uninjured. Westervelt also said it’s unlikely that Catron knew the woman before allegedly attacking her. “That’s definitely not the kind of crime we want to see,” Westervelt said. “It looks like in this case he was watching her.” The incident started when the woman left El Paseo Bar & Grill, 208

Galisteo St. On her way back to her car, the city police news release says, she heard someone walking behind her. And when she got into her car, parked at the Sandoval Parking Garage, 216 W. San Francisco St., she saw a man “waving her down.” She told police the man asked to borrow her phone, and she gave it to him. Claiming to be hearing impaired, the man typed out a message on the phone, identifying himself and asking for a ride to his car, which was parked a few blocks away on Marcy Street and Washington Avenue. Westervelt said police have determined Catron does have some hearing impairment. The news release says the woman offered to help the man because she thought she was doing “a good deed.” But once she arrived at the man’s white Volvo 240, police said, he started requesting more favors. The woman told police the man had asked if he could follow her home and sleep in

her driveway, but she declined. She told police the man then asked her to help search for his phone charger, which he said was somewhere in his car. She said she found the charger and plugged it in for him. It’s unclear from the police statement if the man was speaking when he made the requests or if he typed them into her phone or communicated in another way. What is clear, according to the police statement, is that the man asked the woman for a hug, and she agreed. With her back to the open driver’s side door of the man’s car, she told police, she began to put her arms around him. However, instead of returning the gesture, she alleged, the man put his hands around her throat and tried strangling her for close to 20 seconds. Simultaneously, she alleged, he pushed her into the car and tried to lock the doors. After the woman was “able to kick him off,” she told police, she escaped

the man’s car through the passenger door and bolted into Marcy Street. There, she found a security guard and called 911 while the man drove away. Police tracked Catron to Eldorado, where he was reportedly hiding in a field near a home where he lives. Westervelt said police set up a squaremile perimeter and then slowly tightened the surveillance area. When Catron saw police, he darted, she said, but officers were able to capture him. Catron is being held in the Santa Fe County jail in lieu of a $100,000 cash bond. Westervelt said it’s unclear if Catron lives alone at the Eldorado home or with other residents. On Sunday afternoon, people at the home declined to comment about Catron’s arrest or his living situation. They also declined to disclose their relationship to Catron. A white Volvo matching the police department’s description of Catron’s vehicle was parked nearby.

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Sagemaya Dandi and his dog, Butterball, wait at the Interfaith Community Shelter to be let in for the night. The shelter closes at 6:30 a.m., and people are not allowed to return until 6 p.m. LUIS SÁNCHEZ SATURNO/THE NEW MEXICAN

and Opportunity Center, reports it’s pushing twice its maximum limit of 60 overnight guests since the recent snowstorm. “We like to say we don’t turn anyone away,” said Guy Gronquist, chairman of the shelter’s board of directors. The interfaith shelter, according to its website, got started after several people froze to death on Santa Fe’s streets during the winters of 2005-06 and 2006-07. In 2011, the city bought the former home of Pete’s Pets and helped refurbish the building as a seasonal emergency overnight shelter. After closing for overnight guests in April, the facility continued to be used for food distribution, health care and detoxification programs, and then it reopened for overnight guests Oct. 20. Gronquist said the main nonfood items needed at the shelter now are men’s jeans, underwear and socks. “We need, of course, continued good will

and political support. … Most of all, we need their continued cash donations.” Tang said another need at St. Elizabeth is volunteer help. The shelter had plenty of volunteers lined up to serve meals on the holidays, she said, but “the rest of the year, we need them.” Organizations that provide food are also seeing an increase in need this holiday season. Sherry Hooper, executive director of The Food Depot, said her organization sees an increase in both need and giving during the holidays. “The holidays are all traditionally a time when The Food Depot sees substantial increases in emergency food assistance,” she said. “At the same time, we’re fortunate that so many people want to give during the holiday season. … What we find, of course, is that hunger is a yearround crisis.”

The Food Depot solicits food from groceries and other private donors, as well as state and federal agencies, to supply 135 programs, including food pantries, homeless shelters and soup kitchens, in nine counties in Northern New Mexico. “We have we seen an increase [in need] due to cuts to food stamps, also because of the cold,” Hooper said. Susan Odiseos, president of Food for Santa Fe, an all-volunteer food pantry that distributes food from a drive-up window around behind the Coll-Greene Angel Depot, 1222 Siler Road (also home of The Food Depot), said government cutbacks to food programs is not only increasing demand from people in need but also is taking a toll on food aid organizations. The cuts mean her group can distribute only 600 grocery bags a week, she said, instead of the 900 it had been distributing each week in past years.

Data: Pose consequences for science and society Continued from Page A-1 science. Last year, the Obama administration launched a $200 million Big Data in Science initiative, with the goals of enhancing economic growth and job creation, education and health, clean energy and environmental sustainability, public safety and global development. What are we to make of all this? Are Big Data and predictive analytics truly a gold mine for business, science and government? Or are they a serious threat to our privacy and freedom? This is a highly complex problem with enormous consequences for both science and society. That’s why my colleagues and I at the Santa Fe Institute and its Business Network recently invited more than 100 experts from industry, science and government to Bishop’s Lodge in Santa Fe to give careful thought to Big Data’s opportunities and threats. Here are some highlights of what we learned: u Kenneth Cukier, data editor for The Economist, made the case stated in the title of his recent book Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think. u Computer technologist and author Jaron Lanier summarized the key idea of his recent book, Who Owns the Future?, that the Internet is an engine of increasing inequality in wealth and power. Without acting quickly to stem this trend, he contends our economy and society will grow increasingly extreme, polarized and dysfunctional. u Dan Wagner, CEO of the startup Civis Analytics and data analytics

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Cold: Men cite need for activities guests must leave at 8 a.m. weekdays or 9 a.m. on weekends and cannot return until 3 p.m. Billy Holmes, 41, who said he is originally from Dallas and has been a transient for 20 years, was one of a dozen men sunning themselves outside the Interfaith Community Shelter, 2801 Cerrillos Road, on Saturday. “On Thanksgiving Day, they let us stay in and have our coffee and have cigarette breaks, whatever,” he said. “But I feel as though every day of the week, even the weekends, we should be allowed to stay a little longer, until the sun comes up completely and throws off some heat.” Daniel Turner, 45, who said he used to live in Mora and worked at a local hospital, suggested the shelter put up a basketball goal in the parking lot, so the people living there can have some activity during the day. “Arts and crafts — more things that we could do instead of sitting in front of here, or just a place to watch TV for a while and just kick it,” he said. Over at St. Elizabeth, 804 Alarid St., a man who declined to give his name, but said he was from Chihuahua, Mexico, didn’t discuss crafts, TV or basketball. He was busy digging through piles of donated clothes to find a heavy winter coat. When asked if St. Elizabeth has seen an increase in overnight stays as the weather has turned colder, Tang said, “We are full all the time. That’s yearround.” St. Elizabeth’s main shelter can house up to 28 men overnight, while its Casa Familia shelter for women and children, 1604 Berry Street, can hold another 35 people. The Interfaith Community Shelter, part of the Santa Fe Resource

Catron previously made headlines after crashing his vehicle in the 2800 block of Cerrillos Road in mid-October. Santa Fe officers charged him with drunken driving and, after a records check, discovered he was wanted on a charge of child solicitation in Indiana, according to police. The nature of the Indiana charges has never been clear, and a cursory search of the Indiana court system’s online records revealed only speeding citations for Catron. But he is still facing the “out-of-state fugitive” charge in the First District Court in Santa Fe. He was released from jail on that charge in late October on a $20,000 cash bond. Westervelt said police are seeking more information about Catron, and that anyone with information can call officers at 428-3710.

lead of President Barack Obama’s 2012 campaign, described how he and his colleagues helped transform political campaigning from a focus on traditional voting blocks based on age, gender and ethnicity to campaigns targeted to specific individual citizens. u Astrophysicist Alex Szalay of Johns Hopkins University said science is moving rapidly toward a “fourth paradigm.” u In “Big Data, from Galileo to Gödel,” Simon DeDeo, a former SFI Omidyar Postdoctoral Fellow, showed how the constructive interplay of Big Data, theory and computation can reveal underlying truths, not only in the physical and biological sciences, but also in the social sciences and even the humanities. u Noted historian of the NSA James Bamford addressed the “Dangerous Duo: When Big Brother and Big Data Come Together.” Without needed legal constraints and congressional and court oversight, he argued, the NSA’s ever more sophisticated data collection, analysis and code-breaking capabilities pose serious threats to privacy and freedom. So, what should we conclude? Is Big Data the opportunity its proponents contend? Or is it a threat whose costs outweigh its potential benefits? Based on our assessment, Big Data is quite clearly both, depending upon the specific application being considered. In business, the mix can vary across the type of business and the degree to which customers perceive Big Data to be in their own interest or just the interests of those trying to sell them something. For example, some of us

will find that the “free” services and the convenience of “you might be interested in” offered by Google, Facebook and Amazon are well worth the costs of providing them extensive information about ourselves or viewing the ads they relentlessly deliver us. Others will decide the benefits are not worth those costs and will “just say no.” But at least in the cases of Google, Facebook, Amazon and their kin, we have the opportunity to choose. In other cases (auto insurance, credit histories, law enforcement, the NSA), we do not. In science, the mix of opportunity and threat varies, too. A number of our speakers, including SFI Distinguished Professor and past president Geoffrey West, emphasized the essential role of theory in using and understanding Big Data. In a world where scientists are drinking from the data fire hose, the data are of little use without theory. And the data need to be the right data for the scientific questions at hand. For example, the availability of large-scale social network data from Twitter and Facebook has captured the attention of social scientists. But are the conclusions drawn from studies of our behavior on social media networks likely to generalize to the real world of everyday interpersonal interactions? We shall see. What is clear is that the scientific questions need to drive the collection of data and not vice versa. The tension between opportunity and threat is most acute for the NSA. Gen. Keith Alexander, NSA director, has argued that hunting for terrorists in the deluge of telecommunications and Inter-

net data is like trying to find a needle in a haystack, and “you need the haystack to find the needle.” This “collect it all” strategy ignores the fact that as the total amount of data increases without bound, the ratio of true-positive “needles” to “false-positive” chaff decreases accordingly. A data collection approach targeted at suspected individuals and groups is likely to be more productive, not to mention more constitutional. Telecommunications and Internet companies are starting to push back against unfettered data collection by the NSA, and Congress on both sides of the aisle is beginning to question the “you need the haystack” rationale. Whatever your own views on Big Data and the NSA, I believe we can achieve a better balance between our government’s legitimate role of protecting its citizens and its equally important role of ensuring the constitutional guarantees of privacy and freedom. I also believe that the proliferation of Big Data and predictive analytics in all their manifestations is an urgent matter requiring our immediate attention. In the Stephen Spielberg film Minority Report, individuals could be arrested for crimes they had not yet committed but were deemed likely to commit by psychics called “pre-cogs.” Without adequate legal and regulatory protection, Big Data and predictive data analytics threaten to become the Minority Report of the all-too-near future. Chris Wood is vice president for administration and director of the Business Network at the Santa Fe Institute.

When the demonstrators arrived at the state police station, they were met by counter-demonstrators who were in favor of the actions state police took in the case of Oriana Farrell, a Memphis resident. One man toted a sign that read, “When I’m in town, I listen to KTAOS, when Oriana’s is in town, I’m thankful for NMSP.” The demonstrations centered on a traffic stop Oct. 28, during which Officer Tony DeTavis pulled over Farrell just south of Taos. DeTavis tried to issue Farrell a speeding ticket, but instead of taking the ticket, Farrell drove off. When DeTavis caught up with her, a physical altercation ensued between the officer, Farrell and Farrell’s 14-year-old son, according to a dashboard camera video of the incident taken from the officer’s car. Five children, one as young as 6, were in Farrell’s van at the time. Farrell’s family members locked themselves inside the van, and DeTavis tried to break one of the van’s windows with his baton, the video shows. Farrell again sped off, and officer Elias Montoya, who had arrived on the scene, shot at the van’s rear wheels. After a chase through Taos, the officers caught up with Farrell, and she finally pulled over. The video of the incident has gone viral, and the story has gained national attention, raising questions about police use of force and high-speed chases. “This is not an issue of us versus them,” Patrick Trujillo, who organized Sunday’s event, told those demonstrating against the police action before they delivered their messages Sunday. But, Trujillo said, in cases in which law-enforcement officers use “excessive and deadly force,” social justice “needs to be pursued at whatever questionable ground.” Demonstrator Rivera Sun handed the group’s letters to state police Chief Pete Kassetas. “I buried my head in shame that this happened where I live,” Sun told Kassetas. Kassetas told the crowd he didn’t want to see the demonstration turn into a news conference. “As the chief, I came here by myself,” he said. “I’m tasked with a difficult job, and I will do that job.” Taos resident Diana Martinez, who participated in a demonstration supporting the police action, had set up a table outside the station with packs of thank-you cards that people could sign for state police officers. Martinez said the officers were justified in the way they handled Farrell. “For [people] to turn around and make [police] the enemies is ludicrous,” Martinez said. “I cannot believe how naïve society is.” State police will meet with some members of the community Friday to discuss the incident, but Kassetas said media will not be allowed at the meeting.


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U.S. weighs cost of letting U.N. fears rise in sectarian violence in Iraq as deaths spike Afghanistan go its own way Uncertainty of deal poses threat as nation’s presidential election nears

By Kim Gamel and Sameer N. Yacoub

The Associated Press

BAGHDAD — An alarming number of Iraqis killed “execution-style” last month signaled an increase in targeted killings as the overall death toll in Iraq so far this year rose above 8,000, the U.N. said Sunday. The bodies, usually dumped on the street and mutilated, have heightened fears that the country is sliding back toward all-out warfare between Sunni and Shiite factions. Underscoring the dangers, three bombs tore through the funeral procession of the son of an anti-alQaida Sunni tribal chief northeast of Baghdad, the deadliest in a wave of attacks that killed 17 people Sunday, Iraqi officials said. Widespread chaos nearly tore the country apart following the 2003 U.S.-led invasion that ousted Saddam Hussein’s Sunni-dominated government. Extremists from both Islamic sects battled each other and American forces, killing tens of thousands. A series of U.S.-Iraqi military offensives, a Shiite militia cease-fire and a Sunni revolt against al-Qaida in Iraq helped tamp down the violence. Attacks, however, continued on a near-daily basis and political tensions remained high between Sunnis and the majority Shiites who consolidated their power after the American military withdrew in December 2011. The bloodshed accelerated sharply after a deadly April 23 crackdown by security forces on a northern Sunni protest camp, capping months of relatively peaceful demonstrations against alleged abuse at the hands of the Shiite-led government. Some Shiite leaders already have issued a call to arms, saying it is self-defense in the face of relentless bombings and shootings that have left thousands dead in Shiite areas this year. Mazin Sabeeh, a Sunni government employee from northern Baghdad, said he has started avoiding Shiite neighborhoods because he fears being captured and killed by militiamen. “Apparently, some people from the other sect are still determined to take revenge upon Sunnis,” he said. “With the current security vacuum and deterioration, they think it is the time to settle old scores.”

Mourners chant slogans against sectarianism Wednesday while carrying the coffin of Sunni Sheik Adnan Majeed al-Ghanem in Basra, Iraq. A spike in deaths has raised fears the country is facing all-out warfare between Sunni and Shiite factions. NABIL AL-JURANI/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Qassim Haider, a Shiite owner of a menswear shop in eastern Baghdad, said he also has stopped accepting invitations to visit friends in mainly Sunni neighborhoods. “It seems that history is always repeating itself in Iraq,” he said. The death toll in Iraq dropped to at least 659 in November — including 565 civilians and 94 security forces, compared with 979 in October, according to the U.N. mission in Iraq. The U.N. also said 1,373 Iraqis were wounded in attacks last month, compared with 1,902 in October. Baghdad and surrounding areas saw the highest number killed last month, at 224, followed by the volatile northern Ninevah province, with 107. In all, at least 7,157 civilians and 952 Iraqi security forces have been killed since January, the U.N. said. U.N. envoy to Iraq Nickolay Mladenov singled out an increase in the number of bullet-riddled bodies found, including some that were beheaded, and urged the Iraqi government to move quickly to find the attackers and hold them responsible. Last week, Iraqi police found 31 bodies of men, women and children who were shot in the head in three separate places around Baghdad, recalling the height of sectarian violence in 2006-07 when extremists abducted and killed members of other religious groups, although the numbers remain significantly lower. “I am profoundly disturbed by the

recent surge in execution-style killings that have been carried out in a particularly horrendous and unspeakable manner,” Mladenov said. His spokeswoman, Eliana Nabaa, said the decline in the overall death toll was due to a shift in tactics, with insurgents increasingly turning to targeted killings and a reduction in the number of bombings. “Bombings tend to kill larger numbers at any one time, whereas targeted killings usually kill the target and on occasion one or two others, hence the decline in numbers of casualties and rise in targeted killings,” she said in an email. The deadliest attack Sunday, for example, was the triple bombing that killed 11 mourners and wounded 45 at a funeral for a local Sunni tribal sheik’s son who died a day earlier in Wajihiya, police said. A roadside bomb also hit a police patrol in Abu Ghraib, on the western outskirts of Baghdad, killing two officers and wounding three others, officials said. Members of both sects placed the primary blame on Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki’s government for failing to provide security and stability. “Al-Qaida and other terrorist groups are getting stronger while our security forces are getting weaker,” Shiite lawmaker Mushriq Naji said. “Al-Qaida is more easily able to pick the time, the place and the way to kill our people.”

lowing Thursday’s civilian casualties, Afghan officials said he was even more reluctant to sign the document promptly. Officials at the Pentagon, who have come to see the public warnings of a zero option as counterproductive, said By Ernesto Londono and Karen DeYoung last week that the White House has not The Washington Post asked the Defense Department to draw up plans for a full withdrawal. In a stateWASHINGTON — In January, when ment, the Pentagon said the endorseU.S. officials first raised the prospect of ment of a follow-on force by a gathering keeping no troops in Afghanistan after of tribal elders that Karzai convened in 2014, this “zero option” was broadly seen late November “indicates overwhelming as a rhetorical bargaining chip the White support from the people of Afghanistan House was using to nudge along talks to continue the partnership that has over a long-term security agreement. brought us this far.” But an increasingly acrimonious U.S. military planners have been operstalemate between the officials and ating under the assumption that they Afghanistan’s recalcitrant president has would retain a force of between 8,000 made the prospect quite real. After its and 12,000 U.S. and allied troops at bases longest war in history, the United States in the capital and in the four corners of is suddenly contemplating having to disthe country. Key among those would be mantle the bulk of its counterterrorism infrastructure in the region and abandon U.S.-led hubs in the south and east. That presence would allow U.S. intelligence Afghanistan’s fledgling security forces. personnel and special operations forces A wholesale withdrawal also would shut to remain within easy striking distance down the foreign-aid pipeline that keeps of insurgent groups in the tribal area that the Afghan state afloat and sharply limit straddles the border with Pakistan. any enduring U.S. diplomatic presence. Many of the groups that U.S. forces The uncertainty over the long-term target in Afghanistan — most notably the security deal — which President Hamid Afghan Taliban — do not appear eager Karzai has threatened not to sign by the to attack Americans or U.S. interests outend of the year, as the United States has side the country. But Washington would demanded — has the potential to be particularly damaging on the eve of Afghani- like to maintain the ability to target stan’s presidential election, scheduled to al-Qaida leaders in Pakistan and other groups that have plotted attacks on the take place next spring, U.S. officials say. West, including the Pakistani Taliban. “If it doesn’t happen, if this anxiety With no bases in Afghanistan, its abilgrows, you project into the upcoming ity to do so would be severely restricted. electoral period a degree of instability U.S. officials could try to carve out a caused by growing alarm at Afghanihub in a Central Asian state north of stan returning to the 1990s,” said James Afghanistan. Alternatively, the United Dobbins, the State Department’s special States could rely solely on Navy ships to envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan. “It’s launch strikes in the region. “It would every man for himself, where losers in get longer, slower and harder,” said the election don’t just go into the oppoLinda Robinson, a RAND analyst who sition but get killed or go into exile. It’s has spent time in recent years with U.S. winner takes all.” Tensions between Kabul and Washing- Special Forces in Afghanistan. “It could potentially mean no presence at all,” said ton intensified Friday when the U.S.-led the official, noting that the State Departmilitary coalition acknowledged it had ment has become more risk-averse after launched airstrikes the day before that the fatal September 2012 attacks on U.S. killed a child and injured two women compounds in Benghazi, Libya. “It would in southern Afghanistan. Karzai angrily be hard to maintain an embassy in the billed the strike as proof U.S. has little absence of some international troop regard for the lives of Afghan civilians. presence, given that our embassy has and U.S. officials signaled last week they continues to be heavily targeted.” were reasonably optimistic that Karzai U.S. officials say that finalizing a deal would soon relent and sign the bilateral security agreement, which sets the rules soon is imperative to allow plans to be for an enduring U.S. military presence drawn up for the military campaign next after the U.N. mandate that governs its year. A full exit would require a different role expires in December 2014. But folset of priorities and more resources.


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Fuel boom key to U.S. superpower status? Shift in oil, gas production could Energy boom gives U.S. clout shale oil and gas bonanza gives the U.S. dominance reorder global winners and losers The in the global energy sector. By Tim Johnson

Why U.S. is ahead in shale revolution

Record oil production?

McClatchy Foreign Staff

MEXICO CITY or the past 40 years, U.S. presidents have launched distant wars, allied with autocratic sheiks and dispatched naval fleets to protect sea lanes, all for the imperative of keeping foreign oil spigots flowing. That imperative has now subsided. Rather suddenly, the center of gravity of global energy production has swung toward the Americas as shale oil and gas fields in North Dakota and Texas hum with activity. America is moving to the fore as the world’s largest producer of petroleum and natural gas. That change will reorder the globe in ways large and small. U.S. experts say it will prolong the United States’ position as the predominant global superpower. Arab nations that shook the world with the 1973 oil embargo almost certainly will be weakened. Russia will find its power ebb as European nations find alternate suppliers for natural gas. New energy technologies will reorder the scales of global winners and losers. “There are not many times in history where you can see the balance of power shift,” said David L. Goldwyn, founder of Goldwyn Global Strategies, an energy intelligence consultancy in Washington. “We are going to see that.” Coinciding with America’s shale oil boom, Goldwyn said, are cutting-edge technologies that allow new parts of the globe to tap into unconventional energy resources, including deep offshore natural gas beds. Places like Cyprus in the eastern Mediterranean, Mozambique in Africa and Colombia in South America hold promise with energy reserves. “We’re really seeing the small ‘d’ democratization of access to energy in more countries and more places,” Goldwyn said.


Fracking & energy dominance There are skeptics, of course, whose doubts range from distrust of the geological forecasts to analysts who say an environmental disaster could derail the shale oil and gas boom, just as the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan sapped global enthusiasm for nuclear energy. “The implications of the U.S. shale revolution are so great for its economy and security that you don’t want to kill it with stupidity,” said Robert A. Manning, an energy expert at the Atlantic Council, a public policy think tank on trans-Atlantic

U.S. is on target to reach its highest oil production by 2017 (Projections in millions of barrels per day)

u Access to cutting edge technology and lots of venture capital


u U.S. has 60 percent of the world’s drilling rigs; 90 percent of them can do horizontal drilling, key to hydraulic fracturing, or fracking


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u Hundreds of small independent companies ready to develop new resources and technology


u Private ownership of mineral rights


Top shale oil nations

Recoverable shale oil, in billions of barrels Russia 75 U.S. 58 China 32 Argentina 27 Libya 26 Australia 18 Venezuela 13 Mexico 13 Pakistan 9 Canada 9

Top shale gas nations

Recoverable shale gas, in trillions of cubic feet China 1,115 Argentina 802 Algeria 707 U.S. 665 Canada 573 Mexico 545 Australia 437 S. Africa 390 Russia 285 Brazil 245

tage of those deposits easily, certainly not with the explosive growth seen in the United States. Many factors give the United States a head start in exploiting energy locked in shale, including its access to cutting-edge technology and risk capital, clear private resource ownership and huge numbers of drilling rigs, most of them capable of the difficult horizontal drilling required in fracking. “I’m very skeptical about the ability of any other country to replicate the drilling intensity” of the United States, said Leonardo Maugeri, a former executive at the world’s sixth largest oil company, Italy-based Eni, who is at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. Companies in the United States own nearly 60 percent of all active drilling rigs in the world, Maugeri said, a key condition for the continuous drilling needed for fracking. “Texas is the most drilled state in the world,” Maugeri said. “To give you an order of magnitude, the number of wells drilled in Texas compared to Saudi Arabia is 1,000 to one.” The ability of the United States to dominate the extraction of shale deposits at home raises another question, troubling to some: Will the United States become less interested in the global military role it plays now?

What about the military?

“One thing this may do is untangle the obsessiveness about Middle East oil, this whole idea that we have to somehow protect these sea routes at all costs,” said Mark Clinton Thurber, issues. He advocates more federal regulation on associate director of the Program on Energy and the process of extracting energy from hydrauliSustainable Development at Stanford University. cally fractured shale formations, a process known Forty years ago, supertankers sailing through as “fracking,” to ensure that environmental or the Strait of Hormuz at the entrance to the other setbacks do not occur. “If we find out that Persian Gulf carried more than half the world’s it’s causing earthquakes, or something else bad crude. U.S.-allied petro states there grew rich, happens, you want to prevent that stuff,” he said. buying U.S. armaments and fighter jet squadrons. Even doubters, however, are beginning to think U.S. strategic interests led it to launch Gulf wars the fracking boom may have long-range implicain 1991 and 2003. The greatest symbol of U.S. tions. Chief among them is the Organization of presence and power in the region is the Navy’s Petroleum Exporting Countries, the energy cartel 5th Fleet, docked in the tiny sheikdom of Bahrain. that for four decades was the arbiter of world Comprising some 30 ships and 20,000 personnel, energy supplies and prices. Just this month, OPEC the fleet protects the Persian Gulf and the Red reversed its previous view of the “marginal” and Arabian seas. nature of the U.S. fracking boom, acknowledging Today, U.S. taxpayers foot the bill for Navy that energy supplies created by new technologies ships that largely protect supertankers headed could cut sharply into the cartel’s market. to Asia. China overtook the United States as the Perhaps what is most alarming to some is that largest importer of Persian Gulf oil two years ago. the shale revolution is likely to perpetuate U.S. That trend will surge, and “it’s going to raise all dominance, not just in geopolitics but in the energy new questions,” said Amy Myers Jaffe, an expert industry itself. While many countries also have on global energy production at the University massive shale reserves — China is the most notaof California, Davis. “You have the Chinese and ble, but Algeria, Argentina and Mexico are others other Asians free riding on a U.S. security presence, and I’m not sure that’s sustainable,” said — none is thought likely to be able to take advanSource: The Shale Oil Boom: A U.S. Phenomenon, U.S. Energy Information Administration Graphic: Judy Treible © 2013 MCT

Manning of the Atlantic Council. As Asian populations rise and economies grow, nations there should be recruited to help patrol sea lanes, said Charles K. Ebinger, director of the Energy Security Initiative at the Brookings Institution, a Washington think tank. “I can envisage that as both India and China become maritime powers, that we have joint operations,” Ebinger said. Some experts argue that the United States should not disengage from the Persian Gulf because U.S. interests there go far beyond energy supplies. “The United States is so woven into the world economy that we need that energy flowing to Asia,” said Rachel Bronson, vice president of studies at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and an expert on U.S.-Saudi relations. The Paris-based International Energy Agency forecast in a report this month that rising global demand would allow the Middle East to recapture its role as a key source of oil by the mid2020s, primarily to meet surging demand in Asia. Most U.S. experts concur that a big loser from the growth of the U.S. shale industry will be Russia, which has locked in Eastern and Western Europe as clients for its natural gas, leveraging the reliance on its supplies for political gain. The Russian share of the European Union’s natural gas imports is expected to drop, however, from the current 34 percent to below 15 percent over the next 10 to 15 years, according to some analyses, replaced by supplies of liquefied natural gas from the United States. “Russia is in big, big trouble,” said Ebinger of Brookings, noting that Moscow is losing revenue by subsidizing domestic consumption even as natural gas prices are under assault, slowly decoupling from decades of linkage to crude oil prices. According to a June estimate by the U.S. Energy Information Administration, China has the world’s largest recoverable shale gas reserves, nearly double of those in the United States. Its shale oil reserves are the world’s third largest after Russia and the United States, the EIA said. But whether China will exploit those finds is uncertain. Chinese analysts have wrung their hands over the impact of the U.S. shale revolution, with one heavyweight pundit declaring that it will remold the world. Wu Sike, a senior statesman who used to be China’s envoy to the Middle East and is now member of a key foreign affairs committee, sees fracking as having “an insurmountable impact on the Middle East, the global economy and the world’s geopolitical map.” And the February Citigroup report, titled “Energy 2020: Independence Day,” put it this way: “The United States should see its role in the world as a singular superpower enhanced and prolonged.”

Tech gives new nations shot as energy producers By Tim Johnson

McClatchy Foreign Staff

MEXICO CITY — New technologies to unlock energy below the Earth’s surface could transform the global energy picture, allowing a handful of nations not ordinarily thought of as energy producers to emerge. That’s because shale formations holding natural gas and oil are more widely spread around the globe than traditional oil reservoirs, broadening access to energy. “Ten years from now, Poland will be a winner. Bulgaria could be a winner, Romania and Lithuania, too,” said David L. Goldwyn, founder of Goldwyn Global Strategies, an energy intelligence consultancy in Washington. Natural gas and oil lie under the eastern Mediterranean Sea, turning Cyprus, Israel, Lebanon and even the Gaza Strip into potential energy producers. Africa’s energy picture also is in flux. While big suppliers like Nigeria and Angola on Africa’s west coast reel from dropping

U.S. demand for their crude, Mozambique in East Africa is poised to tap into huge offshore natural gas reserves that could prove transformative. “Five years from now, they are going to be a major [liquid natural gas] export power to the Indian Ocean. Mozambique will be the hub of East African gas,” Goldwyn said, adding that neighboring Tanzania also will benefit from cheaper energy. “That whole region will see access to electricity, cheaper product prices … and they’ll have the opportunity for some terrific

prosperity,” Goldwyn said. In Latin America, Argentina has the world’s second largest shale gas reserves. But Argentina will have trouble raising the tens of billions of dollars it needs to invest following its 2001 default on the financial markets. Other obstacles can arise. Entrenched nationalism in Mexico means most production is in the hands of the state giant, Petroleos Mexicanos, which has limited capital and experience to tap into the world’s sixth largest shale gas reserves. Mexico’s Congress is in the final weeks

of debating a proposal to open up the energy sector to foreign investment in risk-sharing contracts that could spur exploration and production in deep Gulf of Mexico waters and in shale formations near the border with Texas. Even factors like lack of water and poor roads can hinder development. While some nations stumble in unleashing their potential, others don’t. Colombia, for instance, has sharply reversed its fortunes, opening the door to new companies.


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agemaya Dandi y Butterball están de regreso pero pueden irse en cualquier momento. Por 31 años, Dandi ha sido paracaidista en Santa Fe, en el área cerca del Bosque Nacional, en un sendero rugoso al sur de Upper Canyon Road. Dormía en un pequeño cobertizo con una estufa de leña, rodeado de montones de basura y una letrina circular que según dice aleja a los osos. Cuando los incendios forestales amenazaban, las autoridades discrepaban con Dandi sobre su manera inusual de vivir y llegaba a The New Mexican para dar a conocer su posición. “No tengo acaso derecho de tener un hábitat como lo tiene el famoso búho moteado”, preguntaba. Aparentemente, a pesar de ser un refunfuñón o quizá por eso mismo, Dandi se ha convertido en uno de los personajes más conocidos en Santa Fe. Nacido en Elmhurst, Ill., creció en Florida y Carolina del Norte, vivió en Nashville y llegó a Santa Fe en 1981 y comenzó a vivir en el bosque al siguiente año. Antes fue un ávido ciclista, pero después de varios accidentes, lo dejó por completo. No maneja tampoco. Se considera un trabajador independiente sin pago, un activista de ciclistas y peatones. Hace una docena de años, alguien le dio a Butterball, ahora 15 años y medio, una hembra mansa de la mezcla de razas pastor-pit bull que es un perro de apoyo, de acuerdo a una carta del sicólogo de Santa Fe, Elliot Rappaport, quien dice que Butterball brinda “asistencia emocional, física y sicológica al Sr. Dandi”. Dandi, 69, recientemente fue diagnosticado con una falla en el corazón y debe permanecer temporadas largas a nivel del mar. Así que en agosto, él y Butterball volaron a Seattle. De ahí, lograron llegar hasta la ciudad de Port Townsend, Wash. en la Península Olímpica. Diez semanas más tarde, regresaron. Cuando Dandi se presentó en mi oficina, parecía renuente a contar el por qué de su regreso, así que le pregunté si tuvo problemas volando con Butterball. La ley federal que permite que perros de apoyo viajen gratis en el asiento del pasajero ha estado en las noticias últimamente. Pero Dandi, que dice que es ilegal el preguntar a alguien porque tiene un perro de apoyo, hizo a un lado mi pregunta diciendo, “No deberías preguntar jamás eso porque entonces no entiendes nada del asunto”. Más tarde, explicó como Butterball y él pasaron al frente del avión, donde había espacio para que el perro se acurrucara en el piso. Dandi me dijo su nombre real, pero me pidió no publicarlo. “Mi padre era un tirano y yo fui un niño abusado”, dice. “Se sentaba a la mesa y limpiaba su garganta, luego me criticaba, hubo un punto en que no podía estar cerca de él. Ya había elegido su nombre cuando supo por la película Gandhi en 1982 que Dandi era la aldea costera donde el líder independiente de la India protestó contra el impuesto británico en la sal en 1930. “Cuando lo vi, se me puso la piel de gallina”, dice. “No estás solo. Hay alguien que está dirigiendo tu vida. Por eso me dijo vete de Santa Fe a Port Townsend”. ¿Me dijo? “La fuerza espiritual”, dice. Port Townsend, población de 9,000, fue una sorpresa. El tráfico era peor que en Santa Fe. La gente era más disimulada al permitir que sus perros pasearan sin correa y atacaran a Butterball. A diferencia de Santa Fe, no hay refugios para personas sin hogar, así que Dandi y Butterball dormían afuera, refugiándose donde podían al caer los aguaceros. Por otro lado, el transporte público era bueno, la clínica de asistencia médica gratuita era de primera clase y los policías eran educados. Una vez en Santa Fe, alguien había tomado el lugar de Dandi, así que a su regreso, se quedó en el refugio St. Elizabeth, hasta que estuvo en desacu-


Sagemaya Dandi y Butterball de regreso en Santa Fe después de una temporada en el estado de Washington. CLYDE MUELLER/THE NEW MEXICAN

De vuelta en Santa Fe, por ahora erdo con su toque de queda. Quería asistir a la hora de peticiones del Concejo de la Ciudad de Santa Fe el 13 de noviembre para explicar la comparación entre Santa Fe y Port Townsend. Dijo que si salía después de las 5 p.m., su cama sería asignada a alguien más, aún así Dandi fue para hablar sobre cómo el toque de queda infringía sus derechos constitucionales. El gestor de la ciudad envió a un policía con Dandi y Butterball a St. Elizabeth para recoger sus pertenencias, de ahí los llevó al refugio Interfaith Community Shelter. Pero al poco tiempo tuvo problemas. El 24 de noviembre, el día después de la tormenta de nieve, llamó para decir que había sido echado por los “autoritarios” que dirigen el refugio.

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Latkes Recipe by chef Martín Rios of Restaurant Martín 4 to 5 large white potatoes (or 2 to 3 sweet potatoes), grated in a food processor ½ lemon 2 eggs 3 to 5 tablespoons flour or mazto meal ½ cup grated onion, or chopped scallions (use with sweet potatoes) 1½ teaspoons salt A pinch of baking soda Applesauce and sour cream, to serve Preparation: Preheat oven to 200 degrees. After grating potatoes, put them in bowl and squeeze in a little lemon juice to keep them from turning brown. Add the eggs, flour or matzo meal, onion, salt and baking soda, and mix until well combined. Heat about a ½ inch of oil in a large frying pan. For each latke, drop about a ¼ cup of the mixture into the hot oil, and cook until it’s golden brown on each side. Fry a few at a time, but don’t crowd the pan. Drain the latkes on paper towels, and keep them warm in the oven while making the others. Stir the potato mixture well before making the next batch. The latkes can be served with apple sauce and sour cream.


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s the sun sets behind the Sandia Mountains on Saturday, the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah will commence. All over the world, families of the Jewish faith will begin to kindle their menorahs to celebrate religious freedom and the miracle of oil. Ever since the second century B.C. — when the Maccabees used a single vial of oil to light their sacred temple for eight days after reclaiming Jerusalem from King Antiochus IV of Syria — oil has played a significant role in the Festival of Lights. Today, many in the Jewish faith use oil as a food medium to remember the story of Hanukkah, and their traditional holiday meals often include potato latkes, various types of sufganiyots, jelly-filled doughnuts, and buñuelos or fritters — all of which are fried in oil. In Santa Fe, one chef in particular has embraced the traditions of Hanukkah for nearly two decades. As a child, however, chef Martín Rios had never heard of the celebrated Jewish holiday. Yet, Judaism has become an integral part of his life. Rios, who was born in Guadalajara, Mexico, and raised in Santa Fe from age 14 as a Catholic, had never met a Jewish person until he met his wife, Jennifer. “When I was the executive chef of The Old House at the Eldorado Hotel, my boss introduced me to Jennifer, who came in to do an apprenticeship in hotel management for her MBA from Georgetown University,” said Rios, who owns Restaurant Martín on Galisteo Street. Soon after meeting on that summer day in 1993, a friendship sparked between the pair, and eventually, a romance blossomed. The two spent the rest of the summer together, sharing secrets, thoughts and beliefs. For Jennifer, that meant telling Rios about her Jewish upbringing and how her faith plays a significant role in her life. Rios said he admired her strong sense of faith. “Judaism has always been a strong part of my identity,” Jennifer Rios said. “It has been the one constant in my life, the common theme and my comfort place.”

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“La gente que sirve en la cocina, envolviendo tenedores y cucharas en plástico, no están certificados por el Departamento de Salud”, escribió en una nota que dejó en mi oficina. “Se está poniendo peligroso”. El 26 de noviembre, vino de paso para decir que alguien había metido al refugio un cuchillo de contrabando y que temía por su vida. Dandi está pensando en irse a Tucson, Ariz., o Corpus Christi, Texas después. “Me estoy frustrando aquí”, me dijo. “Tengo que decidir a donde me guía el espíritu o a dónde quiere que vaya. Yo sé que no quiere que viva en una casa”. Traducción de Patricia De Dios para The New Mexican.

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na noche cuando Grama Cuca y Canutito were sitting at la mesa, she decided de enseñarle all about Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe. She said, “M’hijo have you seen la imagen de Guadalupe that is en la iglesia?” “Sí, grama,” Canutito said. “She is the Mother of God standing en la banana with an angel there to keep her de haciendo slip on it.” “¡No!” Grama Cuca shrieked. “Ella no está standing en una banana. It is la luna creciente que está at her feet.” “Entonces why does Guadalupe Larry Torres have prickly Growing up espinas all spanglish around de su cuerpo como un porcupine, grama?” Canutito asked inocentemente. “¡Ay, Dios mío!” Grama Cuca exclamó. “Those are not espinas en el cuerpo de la Virgencita. They are los rayos del sol que she is standing in front of.” “Entonces,” continuó Canutito, “Is she stepping on el little angel in order to keep him from flying away?” “No,” said Grama Cuca pacientemente. “El angelito es un serafín; that means, que he is un Seraph angel que la hace carry around de place to place. “Haven’t you ever noticed, m’hijo,” said grama, “que she is standing en frente del sol, con la luna a sus pies y que her manto is made de las estrellas del cielo?” “Well, I knew que her mantle tenía stars all over it pero I thought que eso era porque she was una superstar como ‘Madonna’.” “I’ll tell you, m’hijo,” grama replied, “Our Lady of Guadalupe was the original Madonna superstar.” “¿Por qué is it que los Mexicanos honor her so much, grama?” Canutito questioned. “Es porque ella es una India Mexicana just like them. She gave unas rosas to el Indio Juan Diego en el middle of winter y eso hizo convince al Arzobispo de México que she was la Madre de Dios.” “Pero cómo hizo create las rosas en el medio de winter, grama?” Canutito asked her. “She didn’t create them, m’hijo,” Grama Cuca said. “Ella no es una goddess. Dios created them. Guadalupe nomás era la messenger de Dios. Por eso she has her ojos lowered down instead de mirar straight ahead.” “And qué era el miracle de las rosas, grama?” Canutito asked. “Cuando el Indio Juan Diego took las rosas al Archbishop de Mexico, todas las flores had formed la imagen de Guadalupe on the material de la cloak del Indio. That’s cuando el Arzobispo came to believe and Juan Diego’s tilma con the Virgen on it is now hanging en la catedral de México.” Just then Grampo Caralampio came walking into la cocina a ver what grama and Canutito were discutiendo. “Have you ever seen a la Virgen de Guadalupe toda saggy y con una white beard?” grampo asked the little boy. “No!” Canutito exclaimed. “Dónde have you seen a la Virgen all arrugada with a barba blanca, grampo?” “Yes, viejo,” added Grama Cuca. “Where have you seen such a cosa ridícula as that?” “When mi amigo, Pancracio era young,” grampo said, “he had a la Virgen de Guadalupe tattooed en su muscular chest. Pero as he grew más viejo, la face de la Virgin began to sag y Pancracio sprouted pelo blanco right under el chin de Santa María. It was the scariest imagen de Guadalupe ever seen por toda la gente who would see him without su camisa on.” “Especially if they saw it en la cantina,” grama added …


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Season’s top wireless audio gizmos for less than $500

Tangle-free holiday

By Ryan Nakashima The Associated Press


OS ANGELES — If “unplugged” acoustic music was a hallmark of the ’90s, surely “wireless” listening is the big trend of the ’10s. Sure, we’ve been essentially wireless since the radio came out a century ago. But today’s Internetconnected mobile devices often require cords to hook up to accessories like speakers and headphones. And these cords can result in a knotty nightmare in your bag. Several wireless gadgets I tried out recently should keep music lovers a bit more tangle-free this holiday season.

Beats Studio Wireless ($380) This plush set of over-ear headphones almost mirrors Beats’ popular Studio line, but comes with wireless ability for an $80 increase in price. Like the wired-only model, this puts you in a cocoon with its noise-canceling technology, which works even if you just want padded silence. The sound is crisp, and the bass is deep. A button on the outside of the left ear cup operates like the button on standard iPhone earbuds: one click to pause, two to skip forward and so on. A discshaped button turns the volume up and down. The headphones promise 12 hours of wireless listening and 20 hours if you connect the cord, which is included. Nearly $400 for headphones is pricey, but whoever gets this as a holiday gift will be mightily pleased. It’s an outstanding way to bliss out during a noisy commute. It works as a headset for phone calls, too.

HMDX Jam Plus ($60 each) These stubby speakers the size of a tumbler glass are perfect companions to a laptop or tablet. Pairing two of them for stereo sound was a snap thanks to a switch on the bottom that designates which one is right and left. The speakers have comically short USB cables for charging, no longer than a foot. Provided you have USB ports on both sides of a laptop, insert one on either side for stereo sound. Mind you, the USB port doesn’t act as an audio connection if your device isn’t Bluetooth-ready. Unplugged, they should give you six hours of listening. The fact that the speakers point straight up isn’t a deal breaker somehow, as the sound is dispersed well. For the price, a pair of these would make a nice stocking stuffer for any gadget lover.

Monster iSport Freedom ($250) Meant for a workout, these on-ear headphones are made of sweat-resistant plastic and rubbery material and will give you a tight-fitting hug. Although the headphones didn’t jostle while jogging, there’s something about completely covering your ears that creates a kind of bone-conducing sound. Every foot strike resulted in a thud inside my head, something that doesn’t happen with $29 iPhone EarPods. In addition, on-ear headphones squish your ears against your frames if you are wearing glasses. Separate buttons for volume up, down and skipping forward and back were difficult to use, partly because I often hit a much larger button for pause and play instead. That said, the sound is excellent, and I appreciate not having to worry about yanking my headphones off accidentally by snagging the cord. With 10 hours of playback time per charge, these should outlast all but the most enduring athletes.

Sonos Play:1 ($200 each) The little brother to the company’s Play:3 and Play:5 speakers packs a big, immersive sound in a package the size of a pickle jar. Unlike Bluetooth speakers, Sonos speakers run over Wi-Fi and need to be plugged into a power outlet. Through the end of the year, the company is throwing in, for no extra charge, a $50 Bridge adapter to attach to your router, so you can free yourself from having to plug an Ethernet cable into at least one speaker. You can play digital tunes that you own or use streaming services such as Pandora and Rdio. I found Sonos’ Wi-Fi connection to be far more consistent than using other speakers with Bluetooth, which can cause skips now and then. The speakers are designed to disperse sound in a wide radius and fill a room. When two little Play:1s are paired for stereo sound, they deliver big time.

China claims victory in scrubbing Internet clean BEIJING — The Chinese government has declared victory in cleaning up what it considers rumors, negativity and unruliness from online discourse, while critics say the moves have suppressed criticism of the government and ruling Communist Party. Beijing launched the campaign this summer, arresting dozens of people for spreading rumors, creating new penalties for people who post libelous information and calling in the country’s top bloggers for talks urging them to

Marley Get Together ($200) This is what you want when you go on a picnic with your hippie friends. It’s even made of hemp. No kidding: The cloth enclosure is made of recycled hemp, organic cotton and recycled plastic. Its natural bamboo front gives this an Earth-loving, yet luxurious polish. Two big woofers and two tweeters on the front will reassure you that you’re not compromising on sound. Playing Bob Marley over Bluetooth on this modernday boom box just seems right. It has eight hours of battery life. And I’m sure if the Rasta master were alive today, even he would appreciate the USB port on the back that can be used for charging mobile devices.

guard the national interest and uphold social order. At the same time, government agencies at all levels have boosted their online presence to control the message in cyberspace. “If we should describe the online environment in the past as good mingling with the bad, the sky of the cyberspace has cleared up now because we have cracked down on online rumors,” Ren Xianliang, vice minister of the State Internet Information Office, said during a rare meeting this week with foreign journalists. A study by an Internet opinion monitoring service under the party-owned People’s Daily newspaper showed the number of posts by a sample of 100 opinion leaders declined

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Beats Pill 2.0 ($200)

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This Tylenol-shaped beat box puts out a decent sound, but to me, it’s remarkably tiny for the Beats brand. This year’s model, however, adds some cool features. A near-field communications chip lets you pair two Pills together for stereo sound. If you are on the road, you can lift a tab to reveal a full USB port, which you can use to charge your mobile phone if you don’t mind giving up some of its seven-hour playback time. On a full charge, it can replace twothirds of an iPhone 5S battery. But the Pill is indeed round and will roll. One rolled off a shelf on me and dropped three feet onto the floor. It didn’t miss a beat or get dented, but I wouldn’t recommend trying it at home.

A video game store can be daunting if you don’t know what you’re looking for. It’s not easy to tell the winners from the losers, and sales clerks typically make the same salary whether they sell you a gem or a stinker. (Farming Simulator, anyone?) So when you head to the mall, take this list. These are some of the best games of 2013, and any gamer on your holiday shopping list will be thrilled to see one of them under the tree. Two important things to keep in mind: u Know what kind of game console the gift recipient owns. Maybe Santa’s delivering a PlayStation 4? Make sure the game you buy says “PS4” on the box. Sony’s PlayStation 4 won’t play PlayStation 3 games, and if you stick an Xbox or Wii disc into it, you’re just asking for trouble. Likewise, the new Xbox One from Microsoft won’t play games for the older Xbox 360 console. However, last year’s Wii U from Nintendo can play games made for its predecessor, the Wii. u Games that have an “M” rating (for Mature) are not appropriate for kids. They are violent, probably include some rough language and may flash some bare skin every now and then. Games labeled “E” (Everyone) and “E10+” (Everyone 10 and older) are fun for the whole family — even the grown-ups.

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Soundcast Melody ($450) This Bluetooth speaker flips the idea of surround sound on its head. A speaker grill encircles a body that is shaped like a rice cooker. You can surround it from any direction and still feel the sound coming your way. This chunky, 9-pound speaker is for people who want mobility from a speaker system, but for whom weight is no issue. With a full charge, it’ll play up to 20 hours at low volume or two hours if you’re blasting it. At this price, it’s pushing the upper end of wireless speakers. But it’s an attractive travel companion with its four speaker sets pointing in all directions, quality sound, lengthy battery life and car-lighter charger attachment.

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by nearly 25 percent and were overtaken by posts from government microblog accounts. “The positive force on the Internet has preliminarily taken back the microphone, and the positive energy has overwhelmed the negative energy to uphold the online justice,” said Zhu Huaxin, the monitoring service’s general secretary, according to state media. Observers say the crackdown has noticeably curtailed speech by suppressing voices and triggering self-censorship, with more liberal online voices being more ginger in their criticism and posting significantly less. The Associated Press

u Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag (Ubisoft, for the PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PC, $59.99): Jack Sparrow’s got nothing on Edward Kenway, the swashbuckling hero of this pirate romp. There are treasures buried everywhere in this version of the 18th century New World, but the real prize is the rousing ship-to-ship combat across a churning Caribbean. u Need for Speed: Rivals (Electronic Arts, for the PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PC, $59.99): The latest edition of EA’s street-racing franchise is packed with enough high-octane challenges to satisfy the most demanding speed freak. But the chases really get chaotic once the police get involved. And because even the cops drive Ferraris, they’re thrilling no matter which side of the law you’re on. u Grand Theft Auto V (Rockstar, for the PS3, Xbox 360, $59.99): A gangbanger, a former bank robber and a psychopath cross paths in the new chapter of the blockbuster crime series. It’s vicious, profane and thoroughly entertaining, as the three hoodlums bounce from one ridiculous situation to another in a stylized, ultraviolent nightmare version of Los Angeles. u The Last of Us (Sony, for the PS3, $59.99): Twenty years after an infection decimated American society, a jaded survivor and a teenage girl set out on a crosscountry journey. Their battles against mutants and other humans are nerve-racking, but the most memorable element of “The Last of Us” is the growing affection between its protagonists. u BioShock Infinite (2K Games, for the PS3, Xbox 360, PC, $39.99): A detective explores a city floating high above the clouds in this dark satire of American “exceptionalism,” the idea that the United States is inherently superior to other countries. Months after its release, players are still arguing over the meaning of its time-bending, brain-twisting plot — and marveling over its gorgeous setting and unforgettable monsters.

For everyone u Skylanders Swap Force (Activision, for the PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Wii U, $74.99): The Skylanders franchise, which combines collectible figurines with video games, is satisfying on both fronts. The toys are durable and attractive, while the games are clever and packed with a wide variety of activity. Bonus: A kid who already owns “Swap Force” will be just as thrilled to receive some new characters, which cost $10 to $15 each. u Rayman Legends (Ubisoft, PS3, Xbox 360, Wii U, PC, $59.99): This utterly beguiling cartoon adventure from France takes Rayman — an armless, legless creature who can nonetheless punch and kick with the best of them — across a hallucinatory landscape filled with tricks and traps. It has more than 100 levels to explore. Each one feels fresh and inventive. u Super Mario 3D World (Nintendo, for the Wii U, $59.99): The beloved plumber and his pals Luigi, Princess Peach and Toad explore a sprawling environment jammed with running and jumping challenges. The major upgrade, a cat suit that lets characters crawl up walls, is essential to finding all the secret goodies hidden in the world’s nooks and crannies. u The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds (Nintendo, for the Nintendo 3DS, $39.99): Link, the hero of the long-running “Zelda” series, can now flatten himself down to two dimensions. Sounds useless, but it opens up a whole range of clever spatial puzzles and elevates the 3D capabilities of Nintendo’s handheld beyond mere gimmickry. u Tearaway (Sony, for the PlayStation Vita, $39.99): The new game from the studio behind LittleBigPlanet takes full advantage of the hand-held Vita. You can help characters by drawing objects on the front screen. You can tap on the back of the Vita to poke holes in the papercraft settings. You can use the Vita’s camera to put your own face in the sun. It’s the best game yet for Sony’s portable device.

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FAMILY Playground fun brings fitness results By Nancy Churnin

Dr. Ken Adams gets a good workout playing with his daughters Isabelle, left, and Katherine at White Rock Lake’s playground in Dallas.

The Dallas Morning News

DALLAS r. Ken Adams does not let parenting get in the way of his exercise. In fact, he says his three girls, who are 10, 7 and 3, make it easier than ever for him to exercise because it’s part of their playtime together. “I love going out and jumping with my kids on the trampoline,” says Adams, 41, a physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist on the medical staff at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas and associate clinical professor at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas. (He also serves as one of the team physicians for the U.S. Olympic cycling team.) “If we jump 15 to 20 minutes five times a week, I’m having a hard workout, and they’re having a blast while we’re laughing and talking.” Most healthy adults should get at least 75 minutes of vigorous aerobic activity or 150 minutes of moderate aerobic activity a week, with strength training exercises at least twice a week, according to the Department of Health and Human Services. Adams says he exceeds those recommendations just by biking with the kids to school in the morning and later to the playground, where he’s usually the only parent not sitting on the bench, texting on a cellphone. “I kind of feel like the older I get, the younger I feel. I love hanging out with my



kids and playing with them,” he says. “I don’t think about it in terms of reminding me of my childhood. I do it because it’s part of who I am and what I do.” With the precaution that you should check with your doctor before starting any new exercise program, particularly if you’ve been sedentary, Adams outlines some of the physical benefits you can get from playing like a kid: Swings: Pumping your legs to swing high targets your quadriceps and hamstrings, which are at the front and back of your thighs. The harder you pump, the higher you swing and the more intense your workout becomes. If you push your child on the swing, you will work your triceps. Slides: Climbing the steps is good for your quadriceps, hamstrings and buttocks. Sliding down should lift your spirits, which

boosts your energy. If you want to catch your child at the bottom, you can try lifting the child overhead for an upper-body workout, but only after bending at the knees to protect your back. Monkey bars: Swinging from bar to bar works your upper body. Climbing up and down the bars exercises your arms and legs at the same time. Hanging from a bar stretches your whole body. If you can do a chin-up, that will strengthen your arms, back and shoulders. Seesaw: This is great for strength-training. Every time you land, the impact helps keep your bones strong. Pushing off to go back up works your legs and buttocks. Trampoline: Jumping provides a strong cardiovascular workout while building leg and core strength and improved balance and coordination.

Family top picks Monday, Dec. 2 HANUKKAH ON ICE: From 4 to 6 p.m. at the Genoveva Chavez Community Center, 3221 Rodeo Road, sponsored by the Chabad Jewish Center; skating to Hannukah music; lighting of the menorah, games, latkes and arts-and-crafts activities. Skate rental is $3, event is free.

Tuesday, Dec. 3 MENORAH LIGHTING: Public event at 4:30 p.m. on the Plaza.

PRESCHOOLER’S STORY HOUR: At 10:45 a.m. at Collected Works Bookstore, 202 Galisteo St.

Wednesday, Dec. 4 A FEAST OF CAROLS AND CHORUSES: Doors open at 6:15 p.m. at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi for free 7 p.m. concert and sing-along by The Santa Fe Symphony. A freewill offering will be accepted. Call 983-3530 for more information. 131 Cathedral Place.

Thursday, Dec. 5 GLOW: A WINTER LIGHTS EVENT: From 5 to 8 p.m., the Santa Fe Botanical Garden, 715 Camino Lejo, hosts an evening of dramatic and creative lighting that turns Museum Hill into a vision of wintery radiance. Admission is $5 for members; $8 for nonmembers $8; ages 12 and under free. PET BLESSING: From 1:30 to 2:40 p.m., the public is invited to bring leashed or caged pets

to the Thubten Norbu Ling Tibetan Buddhist Center, 149 E. Alameda St. For more information, call 660-7056.

Friday, Dec. 6 ‘A CHRISTMAS CAROL’: Santa Fe Playhouse, 142 East De Vargas St., presents the classic Charles Dickens tale. A Holiday Party starts at 6:30 p.m., and the play begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 for the opening night gala. 988-4262.

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Parent can’t be agent of change for all of a child’s problems Question: My 11-year-old son cuts corners on everything. If he does a chore, he’ll leave the cleaning products behind. If his bed his hard to make, he hides the sheet in the closet and throws the blanket over the bed. Concerning his schoolwork, he doesn’t bother studying for tests (figuring he gets A’s anyway). We’re now seeing this in his soccer practices, where he’s started literally cutting corners. How can we get a handle on this bad habit? Answer: Because it’s not “blatant,” as in blatant disrespect or disobedience, this sort of problem can be difficult to get a handle on. Today’s parents believe in “parenting technology” — that for every John behavior problem, there’s a solution. The Rosemond fact is that parents cannot solve all of the Living With possible problems a child may develop. Children They can’t solve any of those problems, in fact. It doesn’t matter what the problem is, parents can only put pressure, in the form of consequences of one sort or another, on a child in hope that the pressure will motivate the child to solve it. Some children give in to the pressure, some don’t. Sometimes, a child doesn’t solve a problem until he’s in a state of crisis because of it, and the crisis in question may not occur until he’s well into adulthood. When parents use consequences with the mistaken belief that there is a magic consequence that will solve the problem in question, they miss the point and are possibly setting themselves up to fail. The purpose of consequences is simply to demonstrate that in the real world, “bad” behavior causes bad things to happen, sooner or later. Hopefully, the child will “get it,” and solve the problem. If, however, the child doesn’t solve the problem, that doesn’t necessarily mean the consequence was not the right one to use. That belief often causes parents to try one consequence after another in a rather chaotic attempt to find the one that will turn the proverbial wheel. Perhaps the consequence in question was insufficient — it didn’t apply enough pressure. On the other hand, it may well be that the consequence was sufficient, but the child wasn’t “ready.” Having delivered the necessary disclaimer, my recommendation is that you focus on one problem area and one only. Don’t bite off more than you can chew by attempting to solve the chore, school and soccer problems in one fell swoop. Start with chores. Make a list of the specific things he does to cut corners where chores are concerned. Suspend a privilege or package of privileges until he’s solved the “cutting corners when he does chores” problem and has had no relapses for a month. Mind you, his “rehabilitation” may take four weeks; then again, it may take four months or four years. Be ready to hang in there and continue imposing the consequence(s) until he gets it. And be ready to accept that you are not the appointed agents of change concerning this problem. The appointed agent of change may not enter his life until he’s 45 years old. We’ve all seen that happen, haven’t we? Here’s what I call the “Hang in There Principle”: If a child does wrong things, and the child’s parents do right things, and the child keeps on doing wrong things, then the child’s parents should simply keep on doing the right things.

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Have a friend give you NOUNS, ADJECTIVES and VERBS. Then read the silly story aloud. Prepare for big laughs!

Mr. Penneysworth is a very wealthy man. He made his fortune by inventing _________ _____________ back in the 1950s. They were very popular at the time and he earned a lot of ______________ . The Penneysworth Mansion is filled with _________ treasures


Find the words in the puzzle. Then look for each word in this week’s Kid Scoop stories and activities. P F N R S T I C K Y A O C I H E T I C E

and many one-of-a-kind items. His collection of ____________ ____________ alone is worth millions of ___________ .


Mr. Pennysworth has a


___________ swimming pool,


big enough to hold over 500


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of the pool features a mural


made of gold tiles depicting a

Standards Link: Letter sequencing. Recognized identical words. Skim and scan reading. Recall spelling patterns.

________ and a _________ on a sailboat in the moonlight. There is a __________ garden

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Assign each letter of the alphabet a dollar value. For example, A = $1 B = $2 C = $3 etc. Then select a headline in the newspaper and figure out what it’s “value” is. Standards Link: Reading Comprehension: Follow simple written directions.

Can you add up the total of ALL the coins on today’s page?

Look through the newspaper for ads that mention prices. Select three or more ads and add up the prices mentioned. Switch with friend to see if you come up with the same answers. Standards Link: Math / Number Sense: Calculate sums.

on the mansion’s property. They _______ an unusual assortment of _________ in the greenhouse. There is a ___________ tree that grows ___________ , which the chef uses to make incredible _______________ for visitors to the mansion.


Mr. Penneysworth will _______

Circle the coin that should come next in each row to complete the patterns.

Imagine that you have $500 to give to your favorite charity. Write about the work this charity does for the community.

all over the world to buy rare ___________ . And while it isn’t valuable, Mr. Penneysworth wouldn’t part with his _______ . Standards Link: Language Arts: Use nouns, adjectives and verbs correctly.



THE NEW MEXICAN Monday, December 2, 2013

Taos Pueblo man killed on tribal land Suits challenge Texas The Taos News

Jorden Medina, Jr., 54, of Taos was arrested in connection with the Saturday night death of Taos Pueblo tribal member Nicholas Concha, 28, according to information from the FBI. A news release said Concha was found dead Saturday night outside the Allsup’s Conve-

nience Store on Paseo del Pueblo Norte in Taos. Concha had a gunshot wound to the head, the release stated. Medina is expected to appear in U.S. District Court in Albuquerque on Monda, according to the release. The exact charges were not included in the release. Court records related to the case were not

available Sunday afternoon. The release said the FBI, the Bureau of Indian Affairs, the Taos Pueblo Department of Public Safety and the Taos Police Department are investigating the incident, and no further details will be released until after Medina’s court appearance. The FBI is involved with the

investigation because the incident took place on tribal land. Taos Pueblo Department of Public Safety Chief Gary Lefthand confirmed that the victim of the shooting was a Taos Pueblo tribal member. Lefthand did not provide additional information about the circumstances of the incident.

Mom seeks help catching up on rent Empty

The New Mexican


elissa Garcia is a single mother of four children. She just started a new job and is making $700 a month but has fallen behind on her rent by $959, a total of two months’ rent, and her landlord has sent her legal documents threatening to evict her. The landlord has given an extension to Garcia but said she needs to pay the total of $959 in order to continue living in her house. Garcia is one of many community people seeking help this holiday season through The New Mexican’s Empty Stocking Fund. uuu

The Empty Stocking Fund is a project of The Santa Fe New

stocking fund

Mexican. The Santa Fe Community Foundation, the First National Bank of Santa Fe, The Salvation Army and Presbyterian Medical Services donate services to jointly administer the Empty Stocking Fund. Watch for daily stories featuring requests for assistance from local residents in The Santa Fe New Mexican.

To donate Make your tax-deductible donation online at www.santafe stocking or mail a check to: The New Mexican’s Empty Stocking Fund c/o The Santa

Fe Community Foundation, P.O. Box 1827, Santa Fe, NM 875041827 If you can provide a needed service such as roofing, car repairs or home repairs, contact Roberta at Presbyterian Medical Services, 983-8968. If you can contribute food, clothing, toys, housewares or furniture in good condition, or other items or services, please contact The Salvation Army, 988-8054

To apply Complete your application for assistance online at empty_stocking. Applicants who do not have access to a computer can complete an application online at several public libraries and businesses free of charge. Santa Fe Public Library: u Main Library, 145 Washing-

ton Ave. u La Farge Branch Library, 1730 Llano St. u Southside Branch Library, 6599 Jaguar Drive New Mexico Work Force Connections: 301 W. De Vargas St. Hopewell Center: 1800 Espinacitas St. Presbyterian Medical Services: 1409 Second St. All applications must be received by 5 p.m. Dec. 13 to be considered by the Empty Stocking Fund Committee. The Empty Stocking Fund will consider every applicant who meets the eligibility criteria, without regard to race, creed, place or country of origin, age, disability, ethnicity, color, gender identity, marital status or sexual orientation. Applicants must provide a Social Security number, or their request will not be funded.

in brief

Police: Albuquerque officer shoots suspect ALBUQUERQUE — Albuquerque police say a suspect is in critical condition after being shot by an officer. Authorities say the officer shot the suspect Sunday afternoon in Northeast Albuquerque following a call from a woman who reported that the suspect was in her house. Police say the suspect had a gun and was taken to a nearby hospital. His name has not been released. The name of the officer involved in the shooting also was not released. The shooting comes as the Albuquerque Police Department remains under a U.S. Justice Department investigation over allegations of abusive force. Albuquerque police have been involved in nearly three dozen officer-involved shootings since 2010.

Plane makes safe emergency landing LAS VEGAS, N.M. — A plane carrying several cadets and officers from the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs made a safe emergency landing in the Northern New Mexico city of Las Vegas due to ice buildup on the aircraft. The Las Vegas Optic reported that the cadets and officers made the unexpected stop Saturday morning as they were making their way to Tucson, Ariz., on a training trip. The crew expected light ice, but then the ice started to build up more rapidly near Las Vegas. Eventually, there were 2 to 3 inches of ice buildup on the plane. The group of nine had their trip to Tuc-


Authorities are investigating the cause of a freight train derailment in Southern New Mexico that killed three railroad employees when the train’s locomotive plunged 40 feet down a ravine near the community of Bayard, about 75 miles northwest of Las Cruces. It’s unclear what preceded the derailment. Police on Sunday identified the three as 38-year-old Donald White, 60-year-old Steven Corse and 50-year-old Ann Thompson. White lived in Silver City, and Corse and Thompson lived in the northern Arizona community of Paulden. No other people were on the train. COURTESY NEW MEXICO STATE POLICE

son for training postponed for a couple of will be delivered beginning in March. days as their plane remained grounded due Conservation Seedling Forester Carol to the blistering cold weather. Bada says the planting of seedlings is vital to promoting healthy forests and watersheds around the state. Seedlings are available to landowners who own at least one acre of land in New Mexico and who agree to use the trees for conservation purposes The New Mexico State Forestry Diviincluding erosion control, wildlife habitat, sion will begin selling spring seedlings reforestation, riparian restoration, windon Monday. More than 60,000 tree and break establishment, tree plantations and shrub seedlings will available for purchase other conservation needs. All proceeds are through the division’s Spring Conservation re-invested into the program. Seedling Program. Sixty different species will be available. Officials say the seedlings The Associated Press

Forestry to begin selling tree seedlings

Police notes The Santa Fe Police Department is investigating the following reports: u Jude Solis, 19, 131 Peak Place No. 20, was arrested on charges of shoplifting and possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia between 2:44 and 2:57 p.m. Saturday at Kmart, 1712 St. Michael’s Drive. u A woman in the 100 block of N. El Rancho Road reported that someone used a large rock to smash her window between noon and 3:50 p.m. Friday. u A man reportedly stole a cowhide rug from Early Street Antiques & More, 905 Cerrillos Road, at 3:10 p.m. Saturday. u Carlos Vasquez, 43, of Sunland Park was arrested on charges of battery on a household member, false imprisonment and interference with communications after he allegedly grabbed a woman’s arm and prevented her from leaving a room at Motel 6, 3695 Cerrillos Road, at 11:54 p.m. Saturday. The Santa Fe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the following reports: u Someone stole a handgun and a silver ring from a home on Valley Cove Road sometime Saturday.

u Tirso Rodriguez, 20, of Española was arrested on a charge of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon after he reportedly struck another man with the butt of a handgun several times during a party at Avenida de Clotilde. u Amy Martinez, 25, of Peñasco was arrested on a charge of battery against a household member following a family altercation at 6 a.m. Sunday on Agua Fría Street.

DWI arrests u Nova Romero, 32, of Santa Cruz was arrested on a charge of drunken driving after county deputies stopped him on N.M. 503 sometime Saturday. u Melissa Hough, 39, 1141 Vuelta de Acequias, was arrested on charges of aggravated DWI and possession of a controlled substance after she reportedly lost control of her vehicle and crashed it into a home in the 100 block of Calle don Jose between 1:50 and 2:30 a.m. Sunday.

Speed SUVs u The Santa Fe Police Department listed the following locations for mobile speed-

enforcement vehicles: SUV No. 1 at Gonzales Community School from 7:25 to 8:15 a.m. and 2:10 to 2:55 p.m., and on West Alameda and Cedar streets at other times; SUV No. 2 at Wood Gormley Elementary School from 7:25 to 8:15 a.m. and 2:10 to 2:55 p.m., and on Don Gaspar Avenue between Cordova Road and Paseo de Peralta at other times; SUV No. 3 at Don Diego Avenue between Cerrillos Road and Linda Vista Road.

Help lines Esperanza Shelter for Battered Families hotline: 800-473-5220 St. Elizabeth Shelter for men, women and children: 982-6611 Interfaith Community Shelter: 795-7494 New Mexico suicide prevention hotline: 866-435-7166 Solace Crisis Treatment Center: 986-9111, 800-721-7273 or TTY 471-1624 Youth Emergency Shelter/Youth Shelters: 438-0502 Police and fire emergency: 911 Graffiti hotline: 955-CALL (2255)

ban on gay marriage

By Chris Tomlinson The Associated Press

AUSTIN, Texas — One couple want to get married, while the other just want theirs recognized. A third couple want a divorce, while the fourth want theirs finalized. If all win their lawsuits, they could overturn the Texas ban on same-sex marriage. A federal court in San Antonio, Texas, will hear arguments next month from the attorneys representing the couples who want to live lawfully wedded. The Texas Supreme Court is considering the cases of the couples who want their out-of-state marriages legally dissolved. They are challenging a constitutional ban on gay and lesbian marriages approved by 1.7 million Texas voters in 2005. At the time, only Massachusetts allowed gay marriage, and conservatives hoped to pass a federal constitutional amendment defining marriage as between one man and one woman. Eight years later, 16 states and the District of Columbia have legalized same-sex marriages, and New Mexico is allowing marriages pending a decision by that state’s Supreme Court later this year. The U.S. Supreme Court has also struck down the Defense of Marriage Act, saying federal authorities cannot deny the rights of couples legally married under state law. That led to the first encroachment on Texas law, when the Texas National Guard agreed last week to begin processing applications for military benefits filed by same-sex couples. Initially, the guard told service members to apply for benefits at federal facilities because Texas law banned them from recognizing same-sex marriages. The guard’s reversal came after Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said he would not tolerate state-employed officials refusing to treat all members of the military equally. Meanwhile, Attorney General Greg Abbott must still issue a legal opinion on whether the Texas National Guard is violating the state constitution by following the Pentagon’s orders. Abbott, who is the leading Republican candidate for governor, intervened to stop a

court from granting a divorce to a Dallas couple in 2009 and appealed an Austin judge’s decision to grant a same-sex divorce in 2011. The Texas Supreme Court heard arguments in a combined case on Nov. 5 and a decision is pending. Courts are considering similar cases in Mississippi and Kentucky, while the Wyoming Supreme Court ruled same-sex divorces were allowed even though the state bans such marriages. The two Texas couples suing to overturn the state constitutional amendment have filed their case in federal court in San Antonio. They claim Texas is denying them their constitutional rights by either refusing to let them get married, or to recognize their marriage from another state. Abbott has promised to defend the Texas law, as he would any other state law. But in a legal opinion declaring domestic partner benefits unconstitutional in April, he acknowledged that U.S. Supreme Court decisions on same-sex marriages could overturn Texas’ constitutional provision. The U.S. Supreme Court has taken tiny steps in its same-sex marriage decisions, recognizing that the majority of states still outlaw the practice, 29 through constitutional amendments and four through state law. That leaves lower courts without clear guidance on how to proceed, and raises the potential for different judges reach different conclusions. Also, if one more state legalizes same-sex marriage, it becomes almost impossible to pass a federal constitutional amendment defining marriage as between a man and a woman. At that point, the U.S. Supreme Court may feel free to sort out whether one state can deny the legality of a marriage performed in another. Justices in the past have frowned on citizens having different civil rights in different states. Meanwhile, gay rights advocates are mobilizing campaigns in Oregon, Ohio, Michigan, Colorado and Nevada to expand same-sex marriage. No such campaign is planned for Texas, a Republican-controlled state known for Christian conservatism.

Funeral services & memorials JOSIE M. GONZALES 84, originally from Lamy, NM, but a lifelong resident of Santa Fe, NM passed away peacefully with her children beside her on Monday, November 25, 2013. Josie was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt and friend to many. She was proudly retired from the New Mexico Department of Tourism, La Bajada Rest Area, who loved meeting visitors from all over the world and welcoming them to New Mexico. Josie was preceded in death by her husband Ismael Gonzales, her parents Tomas Maez and Libradita Brito and 3 brothers and 3 sisters. She is survived by her sister Dolores Montoya, her loving children; Berna Gurule, Dina Rodriguez (Henry) and Ismael Gonzales, Jr., 6 grandchildren; Robbie (Alma), Erica (George), Chris (Vanessa), Denise, Nicole and Tanya, 11 great grandchildren and numerous relatives and friends. Josie loved her trips to the casinos with her family and enjoyed the thrill of gambling. A visitation will be held on Monday, December 2, 2013 from 6 to 7pm at Berardinelli Family Funeral Service where a rosary will be recited at 7pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 9am at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. The burial will be held at Santa Fe National Cemetery immediately following the Mass. A special thank you to Gentiva Hospice Staff; Frances, Darlene and Judie, Father Nathan, Deacon Jerry and Sylvia. Pallbearers: Leroy Valencia, Robert Moya, Ray Montoya, Chris Rodriguez, Jack Lopez, Tim Clokey and Robbie Moya. The honorary pallbearers: Lydia Martinez, Liz DesGeorges ad Joe McLaughlin, 6 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

Berardinelli Family Funeral Service 1399 Luisa Street Santa Fe, NM 87505 (505)984-8600 Please sign our guestbook for the family at:

Monday, December 2, 2013 THE NEW MEXICAN


The West’s oldest newspaper, founded 1849 Robin M. Martin Owner


Wal-Mart’s exploitation gets notice


sign posted near several plastic containers at a Wal-Mart in Ohio said it all: “Please donate food items so associates in need can enjoy Thanksgiving dinner.” News of the in-store food donation efforts sent shockwaves across the country, once again shining a light on Wal-Mart’s hypocrisy: How can a company that raked in $15.7 billion in profits last year alone keep its workforce in poverty wages, relying on each other to literally put food on the table? Wal-Mart’s exploitation of its workers is finally getting the attention it deserves. Massive strikes and demonstrations planned for Black Friday brought attention to the company’s policies. And the National Labor Relations Board recently announced it will prosecute Wal-Mart for violating workers’ rights by threatening, disciplining and firing employees who went on strike or attempted to unionize. As an industry leader, Wal-Mart sets the pace for its competitors. Forcing the company to change its unjust policies will impact workers everywhere. On Black Friday, while the company’s workers toil long hours for meager wages, under the constant threat of retaliation for demanding something better for themselves and their families, Wal-Mart was lining its pockets once again. And asks you, the reader, to join a chorus of voices demanding that Wal-Mart treat its workers with dignity and respect, and stop exploiting our financial troubles for its own gain. The economic downturn has forced millions of Americans into low-wage retail jobs like those at Wal-Mart. Today, the company employs nearly 1.4 million workers and is the largest private-sector employer of African Americans in the United States. WalMart’s massive share of the American workforce makes


Robert M. McKinney Owner, 1949-2001 Inez Russell Gomez Editorial Page Editor

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Overactive police hurting N.M. image

the company’s deplorable treatment of workers all the more infuriating. Low wages, unfair scheduling, wage theft and worker retaliation are all hallmarks of a Wal-Mart associate’s working life with the corporation. Wal-Mart would rather launch food drives for associates to feed each other than simply pay them a living wage. Though recent strikes in Dallas, Chicago, Miami and Southern California made headlines, Wal-Mart seems used to the outrage surrounding its policies. Confronted about recent protests outside of one of the Los Angeles locations, a spokesperson told the Los Angeles Times that “Wal-Mart has seen such protests ‘over and over’ again” — a breathtakingly arrogant response from a company that also boasts the largest number of employees on government assistance. Wal-Mart has a history of retaliation against workers who stand up and demand better conditions. But intimidation tactics haven’t stopped brave workers like Colby Harris from speaking out. A former Wal-Mart employee and OUR Walmart (Organization United for Respect at

Walmart) organizer, Harris is just one of hundreds of WalMart associates who reported retaliatory harassment from the company. Earlier this year, he told The Nation, “They said that anybody who associates themselves with OUR Walmart, and the leaders, and the organization as a whole, could face disciplinary actions.” He has since been fired from Wal-Mart. Beyond intimidation tactics, Wal-Mart is infamous for wages so low that employees are eligible for taxpayerfunded programs. It’s a lucrative scheme in which employees are perpetually on the brink of financial ruin. All the while, America foots the bill. According to a recent report, one 300-person Wal-Mart store could come at a cost of $900,000 to $1.7 million per year to federal taxpayers through Medicaid, housing assistance, low-income tax credits and deductions, free and reduced lunches for children of employees and low-income energy assistance. Considering the size of WalMart’s U.S. workforce, taxpayers are paying more than $1.5 billion to subsidize its profits.

Clearly, every day is Black Friday for Wal-Mart. The company makes a killing all year, keeping its workers financially insecure and beholden to our social-safety net. Fifty years after Americans came to Washington to march for jobs, thousands of brave workers are taking action, launching Black Friday strikes across the country, demanding dignity, justice and respect. Wal-Mart must be held accountable for its exploitation of American workers and for the dangerous game it plays with our democracy. A social-safety net is important, but it should be there to help people, not subsidize a corporation that lines its pockets by keeping workers in poverty. By supporting Wal-Mart workers in the fight for good jobs and a decent working environment, we can help raise the standard for the entire retail industry, and show Wal-Mart executives that there’s a price to pay for exploiting its workforce. Rashad Robinson is executive director of ColorOfChange. org, the nation’s largest online civil rights organization. This commentary was first published in The Root.


Government transparency lacking


veryone should read James McGrath Morris’ (My View, “Government secrecy eviscerates history,” Nov. 24) item about the current government’s excessive secrecy, and shudder. Judicial Watch, a conservative, nonpartisan organization, strives to promote accountability in government by bringing suit against the government when, in its view, the rule of law is attacked. Judicial Watch confirms Morris’ complaint that the government will stonewall legitimate efforts to provide requested documents, possibly in hopes the petitioner will give up. In its most recent newsletter, a partial list of active Judicial Watch suits numbered 50 lawsuits and 43 requests for documents under the Freedom of Information

Act. Judicial Watch addresses such serious issues as Eric Holder’s alleged illegal activities, Benghazi attack, corruption of federal elections, “Obamacare,” illegal immigration and the IRS, to name a few of the most important charges. Obama’s canned email reply reads: “The president has promised the most transparent administration in history.” Mr. Morris has discovered otherwise. Margaret Sears

Santa Fe

Don’t forget Udall Bill Stewart, in his column (“Democrats finally pull the trigger,” Nov. 23),

praised the rule change adopted by the Senate to curb the filibuster. Why did he fail to mention the initial efforts toward such a rule change by his own U.S. senator, Tom Udall? Sanford Brickner

Santa Fe

Keeping an eye out I standby the Wal-Mart workers who are trying to improve their basic pay — a livable wage is needed. Wal-Mart, the world is watching how you treat your workers! Josephine Houser

Santa Fe

The past 100 years From The Santa Fe New Mexican: Dec. 2, 1913: PHOENIX — All indictments pending in the United States District Court here against the firms of El Paso, Texas, and Tucson, and Douglas, Ariz., arrested on charges of smuggling arms to the Mexican revolutionists, were dismissed today by Judge W.N. Sawtelle,

who sustained the demurrer. There remain, however, several indictments charging conspiracy to smuggle war material across the international boundary. VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — The federal government was considering legislation to deal with the Hindu invasion in British Columbia. A radical measure would


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be presented at the next session of parliament. Formerly Hindus were barred from Canada under a regulation compelling them to travel by direct steamer from India, there being until a few months ago no such service in existence. Now, certain steamers make the direct voyage and Hindus are entering the province in large numbers.


now has fallen on New Mexico’s majestic mountains, and the ski season is off and running to its earliest start in a decade. This has not escaped the New Mexico Tourism Department, which will spend $800,000 on a winter push for its “New Mexico True” marketing campaign, featuring the state’s outdoor and recreational assets. It will target Dallas-Fort Worth and Phoenix, and will place ads in the Southwest Airlines in-flight magazine. This is on top of the $2.5 million spent on the yearlong effort to raise awareness of the state in Chicago, Arizona, Utah and Colorado with airport call boards, media advertising and interviews. Local communities also are partnering to up their exposure, which is bringing more visitors to places such as Las Cruces, Roswell and Aztec. The efforts are long overdue, and we have been supportive of better marketing New Mexico — especially the diverse cultures and outdoor scenery that thrives here and no place else. But there is undertow working against New Mexico’s image: excessive policing. National media — print, broadcast and online sites — have focused on recent disturbing cases that might give pause to visitors, especially those venturing to rural areas. One involved a man who rolled through a traffic stop in Deming and was subjected to a search at a hospital of his anal cavity — there are some 25,000 Google hits on various versions of this story alone. Another involved a Memphis, Tenn., woman and her children who had a verbal altercation with New Mexico State Police near Taos. Shots ended up being fired at the minivan tires — with children inside. This news item led network news and talk shows on national broadcast networks. Closer to home, a Santa Fe woman was shot and killed after a traffic stop went awry earlier this month. This week, there was news of a lawsuit from a case two years ago by a woman strip-searched at a detention center — an officer sprayed mace on her vagina. That suit also is gaining national notice. On Nov. 27, KOAT-TV reported still another lawsuit from a September traffic stop in Lincoln County, where the driver, Dr. Ray Seidel, felt threatened. “I’m sitting there looking at a 9 mm pointing at me. … I just knew he was ready to pull the trigger,” Seidel told KOAT news. New Mexico is getting a black eye across the nation. Already, there are posts on sites as Craigslist. “New Mexico man gets cavity search over stop sign” and “Visit Canceled” from a person who writes in the rants and raves forum: “Was planning on vising after leaving Colorado, but forget it! Police State.” Lovers of New Mexico can’t change the opinions or behaviors of others. But as we take visitors around to enjoy the Valles Caldera, ski areas, pueblos dances and tapas restaurants, we can remind friends that New Mexico has a long and tolerant history of outsiders. There are many examples, but as this is also the Hanukkah season, we’ll relate the one about Solomon Bibo, the Jewish son of a teacher and cantor who was born 1853 in Prussia and came to the Unites States at the age of of 16. Bibo and his family settled in New York, but he and his brothers made their way out West as traders, first to Santa Fe and then to the Acoma area, where he traded regularly with tribal members, who helped push his wagon of goods up their 300-foot-high mesa. Bibo spoke not only English and Yiddish but he also learned Navajo and Laguna and became fluent in Keres, the Acoma language, according to the Jewish Museum of the American West. In 1884, Bibo helped the tribe settle its land claims with nearby ranchers, and the male members of the tribe appointed him governor, a duty he embraced for the next 13 years. There are lots of states and cities with a history of racial tension and police excess, but there are few with New Mexico’s culture of inclusion. Let’s talk about that, too, around the holiday tree and dinner table — and let’s hope that the Tourism Department’s campaign is not drowned out by tales of excessive police force.




THE NEW MEXICAN Monday, December 2, 2013

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The following water statistics of November 28 are the most recent supplied by the City Water Division (in millions of gallons). Total water produced from: Canyon Water Treatment Plant: 3.257 Buckman Water Treatment Plant: 3.070 City Wells: 0.000 Buckman Wells: 0.000 Total water produced by water system: 6.327 Amount delivered to Las Campanas: Golf course: 0.000, domestic: 0.083 Santa Fe Canyon reservoir storage: 67.1 percent of capacity; daily inflow 2.65 million gallons. A partial list of the City of Santa Fe’s Comprehensive Water Conservation Requirements currently in effect: • Irrigation water leaving the intended area is not permitted. Wasting water is not allowed. • Using water to clean hard surfaces with a hose or power washer is prohibited. • Hoses used in manual car washing MUST be equipped with a positive shut-off nozzle. • Swimming pools and spas must be covered when not in use. For a complete list of requirements call: 955-4225

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Newsmakers Stay classy N.D.: Ron Burgundy co-anchors news broadcast

Will Ferrell

BISMARCK, N.D. — Television viewers in Bismarck, N.D., were treated to some real class this weekend when none other than the great Ron Burgundy read them the news. Actor and comedian Will Ferrell reprised his Anchorman role for KXMB’s Saturday night news broadcast. The former Saturday Night Live star is promoting Anchorman 2.

‘Catching Fire’ and ‘Frozen’ rule Thanksgiving weekend box office LOS ANGELES — The holiday box office exploded this past weekend as both The Hunger Games: Catching Fire and Frozen topped records held by Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone for the biggest three- and five-day Thanksgiving weekend grosses. Generating a studio-estimated $66.7 million three-day gross and a $93 million five-day gross, Disney’s Frozen also marked the biggest Thanksgiving-weekend opening ever, beating three-day and five-day records set in 1999 by Toy Story 2. The film opened Wednesday evening in time for the holiday. Meanwhile, in its second week in wide release, Lionsgate’s Catching Fire continued its box-office rampage, pulling in domestically a studio-estimated $74.5 million over three days and $110.2 million over five days, and a jaw-dropping worldwide gross of $573 million. New Mexican wires services

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top picks


7 p.m. on ABC A Charlie Brown Christmas When Charlie Brown complains about the materialism he sees around him during the holidays, Lucy suggests he direct the Christmas pageant. He accepts, but it proves to be a frustrating struggle — and when his attempt to restore the proper spirit with a forlorn little fir tree fails, he needs Linus’ help to learn the real meaning of Christmas in this charming animated classic. 7 p.m. on CW Movie: It’s a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy and company mark the holiday season with a TV movie that borrows the theme of “It’s a Wonderful Life.” A banker (Joan Cusack) plans to tear down the Muppet Theater and build a nightclub, but Kermit tries to talk her out of it with help from a novice angel and his supervisor (David Arquette, Whoopi Goldberg). William H. Macy (Fargo), Carson Daly, Kelly Ripa and the Scrubs cast have cameos. 8 p.m. on ABC CMA Country Christmas Not for country music fans only, this two-hour special, hosted by Jennifer Nettles, pictured,



Fans gather at a roadside memorial for actor Paul Walker in Valencia, Calif., on Sunday. RYAN FONSECA/THE SANTA CLARITA VALLEY SIGNAL

Authorities cite speed as a factor in Walker’s crash By Jake Coyle and Justin Pritchard The Associated Press




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Area rainfall

Albuquerque 24 hours through 6 p.m. yest. ............ 0.00” Month/year to date .................. 0.00”/8.92” Las Vegas 24 hours through 6 p.m. yest. ............ 0.00” Month/year to date ................ 0.00”/16.54” Los Alamos 24 hours through 6 p.m. yest. ............ 0.00” Month/year to date ................ 0.00”/11.97” Chama 24 hours through 6 p.m. yest. ............ 0.00” Month/year to date ................ 0.00”/17.59” Taos 24 hours through 6 p.m. yest. ............ 0.00” Month/year to date ................ 0.00”/11.56”

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LOS ANGELES — Investigators sought to determine the cause of a fiery crash that killed Fast & Furious star Paul Walker while the actor’s fans erected a makeshift memorial Sunday near where the Porsche he was riding in smashed into a light pole and tree. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said speed was a factor in Saturday’s one-car crash, though it will take time to determine how fast the car was going. Because Walker is so closely associated with the underground culture of street racing portrayed in the popular Fast & Furious film franchise, the fatal accident had an eerie quality — a tragic end for a Hollywood hero of speed. The crash also killed Walker’s friend and financial adviser Roger Rodas, according to Walker’s publicist, Ame Van Iden. She said Walker was a passenger in the 2005 red Porsche Carrera GT when they drove away from a fundraiser in the community of Valencia, about 30 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles. Sheriff’s deputies found the car engulfed in flames when they arrived at the site of the crash, near the fundraiser at Rodas’ sport car dealership. Officials have not identified either person found in the car. On Sunday, fans of Walker, 40, gathered to leave flowers, candles and memorabilia from the action movies. Walker is “gone but he’ll never be forgotten because there are so many people that look up to him,” Joel Perez, 23, told the Los Angeles Times at the memorial. Sheriff’s deputy Peter Gomez said investigators are working to determine how fast the car was traveling and what caused it to go out of control, including whether the driver was distracted or something in the road prompted him to swerve. After the Porsche crashed into a light pole and tree, it burst into flames. The downed light pole had a speed limit sign of 45 mph. Walker rode the Fast & Furious franchise to fame, starring

in all but one of the six action blockbusters, beginning with the first film in 2001. He had been on break Paul Walker from shooting the seventh installment; production began in September and while much of the film has been shot, it’s incomplete. Universal Pictures has not said what it plans to do with Fast & Furious 7, which currently is slated for release in July. Walker and Rodas had thrown a fundraiser benefiting victims of the recent typhoon in the Philippines. The event was held by Reach Out Worldwide, a charity Walker founded in 2010 to aid victims of natural disasters. The fundraiser and toy drive took place at Rodas’ custom car shop, Always Evolving, in an area of warehouses and office parks. Attendees rushed to the crash, which was nearby but out of sight, to try to put out the flames with fire extinguishers. One attendee of the event, Jim Torp, said he heard the loud sound of a car’s engine revving and then an explosion. Walker and Rodas planned a quick ride, Torp said. “The last words Paul said to anybody were, ‘Hey, I’ll be back in five minutes. All right?’ And that was it,” according to Torp. Walker left behind two completed films. He stars in the upcoming Hurricane Katrina drama Hours, which Lionsgate’s Pantelion Films is to release Dec. 13. He also stars in Brick Mansions, a remake of the French action film District B13 that Relativity plans to release next year. His Fast & Furious co-stars reacted in shock the actor’s death. Vin Diesel posted a photograph of him and Walker arm-in-arm on Instagram with the message: “I am absolutely speechless.” Lucadris said on Twitter: “Wherever you blessed your presence you always left a mark, we were like brothers.” Walker is survived by his 15-year-old daughter.

Today’s talk shows features holiday performances by Trace Adkins, Luke Bryan, Sheryl Crow, Lucy Hale (Pretty Little Liars), Darius Rucker and Willie Robertson. Yes, Willie Robertson of Duck Dynasty fame, who brings some relatives along to take part in a fireside chat and promote the clan’s new album, Duck the Halls: A Robertson Family Christmas. 8 p.m. on CBS Mike & Molly Molly (Melissa McCarthy) suspects her nextdoor neighbor is up to no good and enlists her mother (Swoosie Kurtz) to help her spy on him. Mike’s (Billy Gardell) poker game with the guys turns into a discussion of their dreams and aspirations in the new episode “Poker in the Front, Looker in the Back.” Reno Wilson, Katie Mixon and Rondi Reed also star. 9 p.m. on NBC The Blacklist Liz (Megan Boone) infiltrates the blacksite and disarms the signal jammers to call in backup, but things don’t go smoothly. Ressler’s (Diego Klattenhoff) fate hangs in the balance as Red (James Spader) attempts to strike a bargain with Anslo Garrick (Ritchie Coster). Tom’s (Ryan Eggold) concern about Liz intensifies in the new episode “Anslo Garrick — Part 2.”

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3:00 p.m. KOAT The Ellen DeGeneres Show Allison Janney; Chord Overstreet; The Lylas; Gavin DeGraw performs. KRQE Dr. Phil KTFQ Laura KWBQ The Bill Cunningham Show KLUZ El Gordo y la Flaca KASY Jerry Springer CNN The Situation Room FNC The Five MSNBC The Ed Show 4:00 p.m. KOAT The Dr. Oz Show KTEL Al Rojo Vivo con María Celeste KASY The Steve Wilkos Show FNC Special Report With Bret Baier 5:00 p.m. KASA Steve Harvey KASY Maury FNC On the Record With Greta Van Susteren 6:00 p.m. CNN Anderson Cooper 360 FNC The O’Reilly Factor

7:00 p.m. CNN Piers Morgan Live MSNBC The Rachel Maddow Show 8:00 p.m. CNN AC 360 Later E! E! News FNC Hannity 9:00 p.m. KCHF The Connection With Skip Heitzig FNC The O’Reilly Factor TBS Conan 9:30 p.m. KCHF Life Today With James Robison James and Betty Robison. 10:00 p.m. KASA The Arsenio Hall Show KTEL Al Rojo Vivo CNN Piers Morgan Live MSNBC The Rachel Maddow Show TBS Pete Holmes Show guest John Mulaney. 10:30 p.m. TBS Conan 10:34 p.m. KOB The Tonight Show With Jay Leno Kim Kardashian; Abigail Breslin; Two Door Cinema Club.

10:35 p.m. KRQE Late Show With David Letterman Sylvester Stallone; Anna Faris; Deltron 3030 performs. 11:00 p.m. KNME Charlie Rose KOAT Jimmy Kimmel Live Orlando Bloom; Ronda Rousey; The Wild Feathers perform. CNN Anderson Cooper 360 FNC Hannity 11:30 p.m. KASA Dish Nation TBS Pete Holmes Show guest John Mulaney. 11:37 p.m. KRQE The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson 12:00 a.m. CNN AC 360 Later E! Chelsea Lately Comic Thomas Dale; comic Heather McDonald; boxer Mike Tyson. FNC On the Record With Greta Van Susteren 12:02 a.m. KOAT Nightline 12:06 a.m. KOB Late Night With Jimmy Fallon 12:30 a.m. E! E! News


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Lobos beat Penn St., advance to Elite Eight The New Mexican

Second half goals by Oniel Fisher and Riley McGovern were enough to send The University of New Mexico men’s soccer team into the Elite Eight of the NCAA UNM 2 Tournament. Fisher’s goal in Penn St. 0 the 54th minute was followed three minutes later by McGovern’s, giving the seventhseeded Lobos (13-5-2) a 2-0 victory over visiting Penn State (13-6-2) at the UNM Soccer Complex on Sunday night. With eight wins in its last 10 matches, New Mexico will travel to No. 2 Washington next Saturday in the national quarterfinals. The Huskies eliminated Stanford with a 1-0 decision on Sunday in Seattle and will host the Lobos in an 8 p.m. match next weekend. Fisher broke a scoreless tie with the Nittany Lions on Sunday at the 53:37 mark of the match. He took a shot from the box off a feed from Michael Calderon and found the back of the net, sending the crowd of 3,347 into a frenzy. Calderon paired up with James Rogers 3 minutes, 20 seconds later when McGovern’s shot from inside the box found the back of the net to make it 2-0, New Mexico. The Lobos were never seriously threatened the rest of the way. They outshot the two-time defending Big Ten champions 15-5, but none of Penn State’s attempts were actually on frame. UNM goalkeeper Michael Lisch did not record a single save. He now


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Florida St., Ohio St. take top 2 spots in BCS By Ralph D. Russo The Associated Press

Florida State and Ohio State are in position to play for the BCS national championship, though Auburn and Missouri are close enough behind in the BCS standings to put pressure on the Buckeyes. The Seminoles grabbed the top spot in the BCS standings released Sunday after Alabama relinquished it for the first time this season.

The Crimson Tide’s wild 34-28 loss at Auburn dropped Alabama to fourth. Ohio State is second and Auburn is third. Missouri is fifth. Auburn and Missouri play in the Southeastern Conference championship game Saturday in Atlanta. The winner should get a boost in the standings, but it might not be enough to catch the unbeaten Buckeyes. Ohio State (12-0) faces Michigan State,

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Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller, left, looks back at Michigan defensive back Blake Countess as he rushes for a touchdown in the first quarter of a Saturday game in Ann Arbor, Mich. TONY DING/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


taking the lead

Manning, Decker shoot Broncos past Chiefs, rise to top of AFC West

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Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker, center, runs to the end zone for a touchdown against Chiefs cornerback Brandon Flowers, right, and free safety Kendrick Lewis during the first half of Sunday’s game in Kansas City, Mo. CHARLIE RIEDEL/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

career-high 174 yards for the Broncos (10-2), who moved a game clear of the Chiefs (9-3) in the division. KANSAS CITY, Mo. With four games left, Denver n the words of Chiefs safety also holds the tiebreaker by virtue Eric Berry, Peyton Manning two wins over Kansas City in the does not discriminate. past three weeks. The Broncos If you’re playing wide have the AFC’s best record. receiver for the Denver Broncos, “It was a great, gritty effort on and you manage to get yourself the road,” said interim coach Jack Del Rio, who led Denver to a open, you can bet that Manning 3-1 mark while John Fox was is going to find a way to get you recovering from heart surgery. Fox the ball. is due back Monday. On Sunday, he rewarded Eric “We figured they would Decker all afternoon. have some type of surge early Manning threw for 403 yards and five touchdowns, four of them and I loved the way our guys responded,” Del Rio said. “It puts to Decker, and the Broncos held us in first place and now we’ll go off a rally to beat the Chiefs 35-28 and seize control of the AFC West. welcome Coach Fox back.” The Chiefs jumped out to a “I think he showed people why 21-7 lead, but the Broncos he’s so great,” Decker said. “How answered with 28 points. Jamaal we run our offense, we’re very Charles scored from a yard out versatile as far as going inside, with 6:32 left to get Kansas City outside, left, right, whatever it may within a touchdown, and then the be. Fortunately I had some play Chiefs forced a punt with calls and took advantage of the 3:32 remaining to get the ball back. opportunities I got.” Decker had eight catches for a Please see LeaD, Page B-5

By Dave Skretta

The Associated Press

Lindsey Vonn slows her speed near the end of a Nov. 29 training run down a Super-G course in Vail, Colo. JULIE JACOBSON/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Vonn delays knee surgery in hope of comeback By Pat Graham

The Associated Press

VAIL, Colo. — Lindsey Vonn is delaying further surgery on her right knee for as long as possible in hopes of skiing at the Sochi Olympics. Vonn partially tore one of her reconstructed knee ligaments during a crash in training two weeks ago at Copper Mountain. She is seeing if she can ski without another operation because that would all but end any chance of defending her Olympic downhill title in February. Vonn says she likely would be proceeding in the same way even if this weren’t an Olympic season. “I probably would’ve done what I’m doing right now, test it out,” Vonn said after a training session at Vail on Sunday. “If I felt like it was possible to keep skiing, I probably would’ve. Either way, at the end of the season, I have to reconstruct the ACL. “So it’s kind of like, might as well see how long it holds up. Not a lot of options. In the end, surgery is going to have to happen.”

Please see Vonn, Page B-3


Chiefs wide receiver Junior Hemingway, right, tackles Broncos wide receiver Andre Caldwell. ORLIN WAGNER/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Christensen fired as Wyoming coach after 5 seasons By Ralph D. Russo The Associated Press

Dave Christensen was fired as Wyoming’s football coach Sunday after the Cowboys lost five of their last six games this season. He coached Wyoming for five years, taking the Cowboys to two bowl games. Wyoming finished 5-7 after starting 4-2, ending the season with a 35-7 loss to Utah State on Saturday. “We have come to a point where

our football program has not achieved at the level of success that we expect, and we know from past experience that we can be successful,” athletic director Tom Burman said Dave in a statement. “It Christensen is with that in mind that we move forward in search of a new leader for Cowboy football.”

Sports information: James Barron, 986-3045, Design and headlines: Eric J. Hedlund,

Christensen has three years remaining on a contract that runs through 2016. Wyoming said it will pay Christensen’s base salary for the remaining three years for a total buyout of $570,024. The buyout will not be paid with state money, the school said. During last season, Christensen was caught on video screaming profanities at Air Force coach Troy Calhoun after a loss to the Falcons. The school suspended Christensen for a game for the tirade and fined

him $50,000. Christensen went 27-35 in Laramie, and 16-23 in the Mountain West Conference. He took over after a successful stint as Missouri’s offensive coordinator and led the Cowboys to a bowl game in his first and third seasons. Wyoming went 8-5 in 2011, but slid back to 4-8 last year. Christensen worked under Gary Pinkel at Missouri and coached quarterback Chase Daniel when the quarterback was a Heisman Trophy finalist.




THE NEW MEXICAN Monday, December 2, 2013

Pacers 105, Clippers 100

BASKETBALL basketball

Nba eastern Conference

atlantic Toronto Boston Philadelphia Brooklyn New York southeast Miami Atlanta Washington Charlotte Orlando Central Indiana Chicago Detroit Cleveland Milwaukee

W 6 7 6 5 3 W 14 9 8 8 6 W 16 7 7 5 3

l 10 12 12 12 13 l 3 9 9 10 10 l 1 8 10 12 13

Pct .375 .368 .333 .294 .188 Pct .824 .500 .471 .444 .375 Pct .941 .467 .412 .294 .188

Western Conference

Gb — 1/2 1 11/2 3 Gb — 51/2 6 61/2 71/2 Gb — 8 9 11 121/2

southwest W l Pct Gb San Antonio 14 3 .824 — Houston 13 5 .722 11/2 Dallas 10 8 .556 41/2 New Orleans 8 8 .500 51/2 Memphis 8 8 .500 51/2 Northwest W l Pct Gb Portland 14 3 .824 — Oklahoma City 12 3 .800 1 Denver 10 6 .625 31/2 Minnesota 9 10 .474 6 Utah 3 15 .167 111/2 Pacific W l Pct Gb L.A. Clippers 12 6 .667 — Golden State 10 8 .556 2 Phoenix 9 8 .529 21/2 L.A. Lakers 9 9 .500 3 Sacramento 4 11 .267 61/2 sunday’s Games Denver 112, Toronto 98 Indiana 105, L.A. Clippers 100 Detroit 115, Philadelphia 100 Golden State 115, Sacramento 113 Miami 99, Charlotte 98 Oklahoma City 113, Minnesota 103 New Orleans 103, New York 99 Portland 114, L.A. Lakers 108 saturday’s Games Washington 108, Atlanta 101 Cleveland 97, Chicago 93 Brooklyn 97, Memphis 88 Minnesota 112, Dallas 106 Houston 112, San Antonio 106 Utah 112, Phoenix 104 Milwaukee 92, Boston 85 Monday’s Games Orlando at Washington, 5 p.m. New Orleans at Chicago, 6 p.m. Atlanta at San Antonio, 6:30 p.m. Houston at Utah, 7 p.m. Indiana at Portland, 8 p.m. tuesday’s Games Orlando at Philadelphia, 5 p.m. Denver at Brooklyn, 5:30 p.m. Milwaukee at Boston, 5:30 p.m. Detroit at Miami, 5:30 p.m. Phoenix at Memphis, 6 p.m. Charlotte at Dallas, 6:30 p.m. Oklahoma City at Sacramento, 8 p.m. Toronto at Golden State, 8:30 p.m.

Nba CaleNdar

Jan. 6 — 10-day contracts can be signed. Jan. 10 — Contracts guaranteed for rest of season. Feb. 14-16 — All-Star weekend, New Orleans. Feb. 20 — Trade deadline, 3 p.m. EST.

Nba boxsCores sunday Pistons 115, 76ers 100

PHIladelPHIa (100) Turner 7-12 4-4 20, Young 9-17 4-5 24, Hawes 5-15 0-0 11, Carter-Williams 5-15 5-5 15, Thompson 3-6 0-0 6, Anderson 4-8 1-1 11, Davies 1-2 2-2 4, Allen 1-2 0-0 2, Wroten 2-6 1-2 5, Williams 0-1 0-0 0, Orton 1-3 0-0 2, Brown 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 38-88 17-19 100. detroIt (115) Smith 8-14 1-2 20, Monroe 1-6 5-6 7, Drummond 12-15 7-18 31, Jennings 7-16 3-3 20, Caldwell-Pope 4-8 0-0 10, Stuckey 7-16 2-2 17, Singler 1-7 2-4 5, Siva 0-1 0-0 0, Harrellson 0-1 0-0 0, Jerebko 1-3 3-4 5, Datome 0-2 0-0 0, Mitchell 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 41-89 23-39 115. Philadelphia 25 21 36 18—100 detroit 40 30 24 21—115 3-Point Goals—Philadelphia 7-23 (Turner 2-3, Anderson 2-4, Young 2-6, Hawes 1-4, Williams 0-1, Wroten 0-1, Carter-Williams 0-2, Thompson 0-2), Detroit 10-28 (Smith 3-5, Jennings 3-8, Caldwell-Pope 2-5, Singler 1-2, Stuckey 1-2, Harrellson 0-1, Siva 0-1, Datome 0-2, Jerebko 0-2). Fouled Out—Young. Rebounds—Philadelphia 47 (Hawes 9), Detroit 69 (Drummond 19). Assists—Philadelphia 22 (CarterWilliams 6), Detroit 26 (Jennings 12). Total Fouls—Philadelphia 27, Detroit 20. Technicals—Philadelphia defensive three second, Monroe 2. Ejected— Monroe. A—14,107.

Heat 99, bobcats 98

CHarlotte (98) Kidd-Gilchrist 1-2 4-4 6, McRoberts 4-8 1-2 10, Jefferson 7-14 2-3 16, Walker 10-22 5-6 27, Henderson 6-12 5-5 17, Taylor 3-5 0-0 7, Zeller 1-6 0-0 2, Biyombo 1-1 0-0 2, Sessions 2-6 6-6 10, Gordon 0-0 1-2 1. Totals 35-76 24-28 98. MIaMI (99) James 8-13 9-10 26, Battier 3-5 0-0 8, Bosh 8-13 3-4 22, Chalmers 5-9 1-3 12, Wade 6-10 5-6 17, Allen 1-4 0-0 2, Lewis 0-1 0-0 0, Andersen 1-2 1-2 3, Cole 2-4 0-0 5, Beasley 2-8 0-0 4. Totals 36-69 19-25 99. Charlotte 21 27 25 25—98 Miami 24 23 14 38—99 3-Point Goals—Charlotte 4-15 (Walker 2-8, Taylor 1-2, McRoberts 1-3, Sessions 0-1, Henderson 0-1), Miami 8-18 (Bosh 3-4, Battier 2-4, Cole 1-1, James 1-3, Chalmers 1-4, Wade 0-1, Allen 0-1). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds— Charlotte 50 (Jefferson 13), Miami 34 (Bosh 9). Assists—Charlotte 16 (Walker 6), Miami 19 (Chalmers 6). Total Fouls—Charlotte 20, Miami 19. A—19,617.

Nuggets 112, raptors 98

deNVer (112) Chandler 2-6 0-0 5, Faried 5-10 2-2 12, Hickson 1-2 1-2 3, Lawson 6-13 3-4 16, Foye 1-7 2-2 4, Mozgov 6-12 4-6 16, Arthur 7-7 0-0 14, Robinson 9-14 0-1 23, A.Miller 4-7 0-0 9, Hamilton 3-8 2-2 10, Fournier 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 44-87 14-19 112. toroNto (98) Gay 10-23 3-4 23, Hansbrough 2-4 3-4 7, Valanciunas 8-16 2-4 18, Lowry 5-15 4-4 17, DeRozan 5-14 6-8 17, Johnson 0-1 0-0 0, Ross 3-8 2-2 10, Stone 0-2 0-0 0, Novak 2-4 0-0 6. Totals 35-87 20-26 98. denver 25 22 29 36 —112 toronto 31 14 27 26 —98 3-Point Goals—Denver 10-23 (Robinson 5-8, Hamilton 2-4, A.Miller 1-1, Chandler 1-3, Lawson 1-3, Foye 0-4), Toronto 8-22 (Lowry 3-9, Novak 2-3, Ross 2-4, DeRozan 1-3, Stone 0-1, Gay 0-2). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds— Denver 55 (Mozgov 15), Toronto 51 (Valanciunas 11). Assists—Denver 29 (A.Miller 7), Toronto 18 (Lowry 7). Total Fouls—Denver 22, Toronto 20. A—16,290.

INdIaNa (105) George 10-23 3-3 27, West 11-22 2-2 24, Hibbert 8-16 3-4 19, G.Hill 2-5 6-6 11, Stephenson 3-6 1-3 7, Johnson 1-1 0-0 3, Mahinmi 1-3 3-6 5, Watson 1-6 0-0 3, Scola 1-5 1-2 3, S.Hill 1-2 0-0 3. Totals 39-89 19-26 105. l.a. ClIPPers (100) Dudley 3-7 3-3 10, Griffin 6-13 4-5 16, Jordan 5-8 1-2 11, Paul 6-15 5-5 17, Green 1-5 0-0 2, Crawford 6-19 7-7 20, Bullock 4-4 1-1 10, Hollins 1-1 1-2 3, Jamison 1-4 0-2 3, Collison 3-6 2-4 8. Totals 36-82 24-31 100. Indiana 29 24 31 21—105 l.a. Clippers 22 25 27 26—100 3-Point Goals—Indiana 8-26 (George 4-10, Johnson 1-1, S.Hill 1-2, G.Hill 1-4, Watson 1-5, Hibbert 0-1, West 0-1, Stephenson 0-2), L.A. Clippers 4-15 (Dudley 1-1, Bullock 1-1, Jamison 1-2, Crawford 1-6, Paul 0-1, Collison 0-1, Green 0-3). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Indiana 61 (West 12), L.A. Clippers 49 (Griffin, Jordan 12). Assists—Indiana 25 (G.Hill, Stephenson 6), L.A. Clippers 19 (Paul 10). Total Fouls—Indiana 25, L.A. Clippers 23. A—19,060.

Warriors 115, kings 113

GoldeN state (115) Barnes 3-8 5-6 11, Lee 4-11 3-4 11, Bogut 3-3 0-2 6, Curry 14-24 3-3 36, K.Thompson 10-19 0-0 28, O’Neal 3-4 2-3 8, Speights 1-4 2-2 4, Green 3-4 1-2 9, Nedovic 1-5 0-0 2. Totals 42-82 16-22 115. saCraMeNto (113) Williams 1-3 2-2 4, J.Thompson 4-8 2-2 10, Cousins 10-13 4-5 24, Vasquez 2-8 2-2 6, McLemore 1-5 2-2 4, Thomas 5-16 8-10 19, Salmons 1-2 0-0 3, Thornton 6-11 4-5 21, Hayes 2-2 0-0 4, Patterson 8-8 0-0 18. Totals 40-76 24-28 113. Golden state 24 32 34 25—115 sacramento 26 27 27 33—113 3-Point Goals—Golden State 15-25 (K.Thompson 8-11, Curry 5-8, Green 2-2, Barnes 0-2, Nedovic 0-2), Sacramento 9-19 (Thornton 5-8, Patterson 2-2, Salmons 1-2, Thomas 1-4, Williams 0-1, McLemore 0-2). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Golden State 39 (Bogut 12), Sacramento 47 (Williams, J.Thompson, Patterson 7). Assists—Golden State 22 (Curry 10), Sacramento 22 (Thomas 8). Total Fouls—Golden State 25, Sacramento 25. Technicals—Cousins. A—15,588.

thunder 113, timberwolves 103

MINNesota (103) Brewer 5-14 0-0 10, Love 4-14 5-7 16, Pekovic 8-17 6-9 22, Rubio 4-6 0-0 8, Martin 6-16 8-8 24, Barea 4-9 0-0 9, Mbah a Moute 1-3 0-0 2, Cunningham 3-4 0-0 6, Dieng 1-2 0-0 2, Price 0-1 0-0 0, Muhammad 1-3 1-2 4, Shved 0-0 0-0 0, Hummel 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 37-89 20-26 103. oklaHoMa CItY (113) Durant 14-21 1-2 32, Ibaka 7-17 1-1 15, Perkins 3-4 0-1 6, Westbrook 7-15 1-2 19, Sefolosha 1-2 0-0 2, Adams 1-1 0-0 2, Lamb 4-8 0-0 9, Collison 2-4 2-2 6, Jackson 8-11 1-1 18, Fisher 2-4 0-0 4, Jones 0-0 0-0 0, Roberson 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 49-87 6-9 113. Minnesota 32 26 25 20—103 oklahoma City 26 29 23 35—113 3-Point Goals—Minnesota 9-29 (Martin 4-8, Love 3-6, Muhammad 1-2, Barea 1-4, Price 0-1, Rubio 0-2, Brewer 0-6), Oklahoma City 9-19 (Westbrook 4-7, Durant 3-4, Lamb 1-3, Jackson 1-3, Ibaka 0-1, Collison 0-1). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Minnesota 52 (Love 12), Oklahoma City 47 (Durant 10). Assists—Minnesota 22 (Rubio 7), Oklahoma City 26 (Durant 12). Total Fouls—Minnesota 14, Oklahoma City 22. Technicals—Pekovic, Perkins. A—18,203.

Pelicans 103, knicks 99

NeW orleaNs (103) Davis 2-6 3-3 7, Morrow 1-1 0-0 3, Ja.Smith 2-5 1-2 5, Holiday 5-12 1-2 11, Gordon 4-10 1-2 10, Evans 8-13 8-11 24, Anderson 11-21 2-2 31, Roberts 2-4 0-0 5, Childress 0-0 0-0 0, Amundson 1-2 0-0 2, Aminu 2-3 1-1 5, Rivers 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 38-77 17-23 103. NeW York (99) Anthony 9-21 4-4 23, Martin 0-2 0-0 0, Bargnani 5-13 7-8 17, Shumpert 3-5 0-0 7, Felton 4-10 2-4 12, J. Smith 4-11 1-1 12, Stoudemire 2-3 0-0 4, Hardaway Jr. 6-10 4-4 21, Prigioni 1-1 0-0 3, World Peace 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 34-76 18-21 99. New orleans 16 28 32 27 —103 New York 20 29 25 25 —99 3-Point Goals—New Orleans 10-21 (Anderson 7-11, Morrow 1-1, Roberts 1-2, Gordon 1-3, Evans 0-1, Holiday 0-3), New York 13-35 (Hardaway Jr. 5-8, J. Smith 3-8, Felton 2-6, Prigioni 1-1, Shumpert 1-2, Anthony 1-7, Bargnani 0-3). Fouled Out— None. Rebounds—New Orleans 43 (Anderson 6), New York 47 (Anthony 10). Assists—New Orleans 22 (Holiday 9), New York 23 (Felton 8). Total Fouls—New Orleans 19, New York 23. Technicals—New Orleans defensive three second 2. A—19,812.

trail blazers 114, lakers 108

PortlaNd (114) Batum 4-9 0-1 9, Aldridge 11-19 5-6 27, Lopez 4-9 4-4 12, Lillard 7-19 8-9 26, Matthews 4-8 6-7 17, Freeland 3-6 0-0 6, M.Williams 3-8 2-2 9, Wright 1-4 2-3 4, Robinson 1-5 2-2 4. Totals 38-87 29-34 114. l.a. lakers (108) Johnson 3-5 0-0 7, Hill 0-2 2-2 2, Gasol 3-15 0-0 6, Blake 5-12 0-0 13, Meeks 6-14 5-6 20, S.Williams 2-5 0-0 4, Young 7-14 2-2 17, Henry 9-12 7-11 27, Farmar 0-0 0-0 0, Sacre 5-8 2-2 12. Totals 40-87 18-23 108. Portland 32 21 41 20—114 l.a. lakers 24 26 24 34—108 3-Point Goals—Portland 9-23 (Lillard 4-9, Matthews 3-5, M.Williams 1-1, Batum 1-5, Wright 0-3), L.A. Lakers 10-28 (Blake 3-7, Meeks 3-8, Henry 2-4, Young 1-3, Johnson 1-3, S.Williams 0-3). Fouled Out—Johnson, S.Williams. Rebounds—Portland 58 (Lopez 12), L.A. Lakers 48 (S.Williams 8). Assists—Portland 28 (Lillard, Batum 9), L.A. Lakers 25 (Blake 9). Total Fouls—Portland 19, L.A. Lakers 21. Technicals—Henry. A—18,997.

Nba leaders

through satUrdaY scoring G FG Durant, OKC 14 112 Anthony, NYK 15 141 James, MIA 16 150 Love, MIN 18 143 George, IND 16 133 Harden, HOU 14 98 Martin, MIN 17 126 Aldridge, POR 16 146 Field Goal % FG Drummond, DET 91 James, MIA 150 Jordan, LAC 67 Howard, HOU 103 Lopez, Bro 74 Diaw, SAN 70 Matthews, POR 97 Gortat, WAS 98 Horford, ATL 135

Ft Pts 145 392 99 398 95 419 111 434 74 378 106 330 100 393 62 354 FGa 143 251 113 182 133 126 175 177 245

avg 28.0 26.5 26.2 24.1 23.6 23.6 23.1 22.1 Pct .636 .598 .593 .566 .556 .556 .554 .554 .551

NCaa top 25

sunday’s Games No. 12 Wichita State 70, Saint Louis 65 No. 18 Baylor 104, Hardin-Simmons 59 UAB 63, No. 16 North Carolina 59 George Washington 60 No. 20 Creighton 53 No. 21 Memphis 73, No. 5 Oklahoma State 68 No. 11 Gonzaga 86, Coppin State 51 No. 3 Kentucky 79, Providence 65 No. 14 Oregon 82, Cal Poly 61 San Diego State 67, No. 25 Marquette 59 saturday’s Games No. 2 Kansas 67, UTEP 63 No. 14 Oregon 91, North Dakota 76 Villanova 88, No. 23 Iowa 83 (OT) Monday’s Games No. 13 Connecticut vs. No. 15 Florida, 5 p.m. No. 17 Iowa State vs. Auburn, 5 p.m.

Men’s division I schedule

Monday’s Games east Boston U. at Quinnipiac, 5 p.m. Florida at UConn, 5 p.m. Md.-Eastern Shore at UMBC, 5 p.m. Loyola (Md.) at West Virginia, 5 p.m. south Wright St. at Morehead St., 5 p.m. Edward Waters at North Florida, 5 p.m. Chattanooga at Georgia, 5:30 p.m. Alcorn St. at Troy, 6 p.m. Spring Hill at South Alabama, 6:05 p.m. Midwest W. Kentucky at Bowling Green, 5 p.m. Auburn at Iowa St., 5 p.m. Valley City St. at N. Dakota St., 6 p.m. Texas-Pan American at SIU-Edwardsville, 6 p.m. Utah Valley at South Dakota, 6 p.m. southwest Niagara at Arkansas St., 6:05 p.m. McNeese St. at SMU, 6:30 p.m. Mercer at Oklahoma, 7 p.m. Vanderbilt at Texas, 7 p.m. Far West Black Hills St. at Wyoming, 7 p.m. UC Davis at Seattle, 8 p.m. Loyola Marymount at UC Riverside, 8 p.m. UC Irvine at California, 8:30 p.m. tuesday’s Games east Mass.-Lowell at St. Bonaventure, 5 p.m. Lafayette at Wagner, 5 p.m. Indiana at Syracuse, 5:15 p.m. Penn St. at Pittsburgh, 5:30 p.m. south SC State at Clemson, 5 p.m. Fayetteville St. at East Carolina, 5 p.m. VMI at Elon, 5 p.m. UCF at FAU, 5 p.m. Nova Southeastern at FIU, 5 p.m. Trinity Baptist vs. Jacksonville at Swisher Gymnasium, Jacksonville, Fla., 5 p.m. NC Central at Old Dominion, 5 p.m. Bethune-Cookman at Stetson, 5 p.m. Presbyterian at UNC Greensboro, 5 p.m. Campbell at UNC Wilmington, 5 p.m. Winthrop at Virginia Tech, 5 p.m. Illinois at Georgia Tech, 5:15 p.m. Delaware at Charleston Southern, 5:30 p.m. Belmont at Middle Tennessee, 6 p.m. Alabama A&M at Tennessee St., 6 p.m. Michigan at Duke, 7:15 p.m. Midwest SC-Upstate at Cincinnati, 5 p.m. UMass at E. Michigan, 5 p.m. IPFW at Miami (Ohio), 5 p.m. N. Iowa at Milwaukee, 6 p.m. Waldorf at Nebraska-Omaha, 6:07 p.m. Rockhurst at Saint Louis, 6:30 p.m. Notre Dame at Iowa, 7:15 p.m. Florida St. at Minnesota, 7:30 p.m. southwest SE Louisiana at Arkansas, 6 p.m. Cameron at Oral Roberts, 6 p.m. Ark.-Fort Smith at UALR, 6 p.m. Hillsdale Baptist at Abilene Christian, 6:30 p.m. Dallas Baptist at Texas-Arlington, 6:30 p.m. Far West Texas Tech at Arizona, 7 p.m. North Texas at BYU, 7 p.m. Colorado at Colorado St., 7 p.m. Southern U. at Denver, 7 p.m. Vanguard at Grand Canyon, 7 p.m. S. Utah at CS Northridge, 8 p.m. Creighton at Long Beach St., 8 p.m. Utah at Boise St., 8:05 p.m. UC Santa Barbara at UCLA, 9 p.m.


NHl eastern Conference

atlantic GP W Boston 27 18 Detroit 28 14 Tampa Bay 26 16 Montreal 27 15 Toronto 27 14 Ottawa 27 10 Florida 27 7 Buffalo 28 6 Metro GP W Pittsburgh 28 18 Washington 27 14 N.Y. Rangers 27 14 New Jersey 27 11 Philadelphia 26 12 Carolina 27 10 Columbus 27 10 N.Y. Islanders27 8

l ol Pts GFGa 7 2 38 75 55 7 7 35 78 73 9 1 33 76 66 9 3 33 73 57 10 3 31 75 73 13 4 24 78 90 15 5 19 59 91 20 2 14 48 85 l ol Pts GFGa 9 1 37 86 64 11 2 30 82 78 13 0 28 60 66 11 5 27 59 64 12 2 26 57 63 12 5 25 57 78 14 3 23 67 80 15 4 20 72 93

Western Conference

Central GP W l ol Pts GFGa Chicago 28 20 4 4 44 102 76 St. Louis 25 18 4 3 39 89 57 Colorado 25 19 6 0 38 76 52 Minnesota 28 15 8 5 35 68 67 Nashville 27 13 11 3 29 62 75 Dallas 25 12 9 4 28 70 73 Winnipeg 28 12 12 4 28 73 80 Pacific GP W l ol Pts GFGa San Jose 26 18 3 5 41 92 60 Anaheim 29 18 7 4 40 91 77 Los Angeles 27 16 7 4 36 70 58 Phoenix 26 15 7 4 34 85 84 Vancouver 29 14 10 5 33 77 77 Calgary 26 9 13 4 22 70 93 Edmonton 28 9 17 2 20 73 95 Note: Two points are awarded for a win; one point for an overtime or shootout loss. sunday’s Games Edmonton 3, Dallas 2, SO Vancouver 3, Carolina 2 Detroit 4, Ottawa 2 saturday’s Games Philadelphia 3, Nashville 2, SO Colorado 3, Minnesota 2, SO San Jose 4, Anaheim 3, SO N.Y. Rangers 5, Vancouver 2 Boston 3, Columbus 1 Montreal 4, Toronto 2 Pittsburgh 5, Florida 1 New Jersey 1, Buffalo 0, OT Washington 3, N.Y. Islanders 2, OT Chicago 5, Phoenix 2 Calgary 2, Los Angeles 1 Monday’s Games Winnipeg at N.Y. Rangers, 5 p.m. New Jersey at Montreal, 5:30 p.m. Philadelphia at Minnesota, 6 p.m. St. Louis at Los Angeles, 8:30 p.m.

NHl sUMMarIes sunday red Wings 4, senators 2

detroit 0 2 2—4 ottawa 0 1 1—2 First Period—None. Penalties—Samuelsson, Det (interference), 6:39; Detroit bench, served by Samuelsson (too many men), 9:51. second Period—1, Detroit, Franzen 7 (Kindl, Alfredsson), 8:22. 2, Detroit, Miller 3 (Tatar, Kronwall), 11:13. 3, Ottawa, MacArthur 8 (Michalek, Phillips), 14:14. Penalties—B.Smith, Det (holding), 5:40; Michalek, Ott (holding), 11:39. third Period—4, Detroit, Miller 4 (B.Smith, Helm), 1:58. 5, Ottawa, Zibanejad 8 (E.Karlsson, Z.Smith), 18:39. 6, Detroit, Alfredsson 7 (Abdelkader, Kronwall), 18:57 (en). Penalties—B.Smith, Det (slashing), 8:26. shots on Goal—Detroit 10-10-3—23. Ottawa 10-14-8—32. Power-play opportunities—Detroit 0 of 1; Ottawa 0 of 4. Goalies—Detroit, Gustavsson 7-0-1 (32 shots-30 saves). Ottawa, Lehner 4-5-2 (22-19). referees—D. O’Rourke, Steve Kozari. linesmen—T. Nelson, Bryan Pancich. a—20,011. t—2:28.

Canucks 3, Hurricanes 2

Vancouver 2 1 0—3 Carolina 0 2 0—2 First Period—1, Vancouver, Kesler 11 (Garrison, H.Sedin), 3:24 (pp). 2, Vancouver, Sestito 2 (Garrison, Dalpe), 15:48. Penalties—Bieksa, Van (roughing), 2:18; Sestito, Van, major (fighting), 2:18; Harrison, Car, major (fighting), 2:18; Bowman, Car (roughing, boarding), 2:18; Komisarek, Car (delay of game), 3:13; Booth, Van (tripping), 6:44. second Period—3, Carolina, Jo.Staal 5 (Hainsey, Dwyer), :39. 4, Carolina, Gerbe 6 (E.Staal, Faulk), :49. 5, Vancouver, Kesler 12 (Hansen, Higgins), 1:16. Penalties—D.Sedin, Van, double minor (high-sticking), 6:37; Richardson, Van (unsportsmanlike conduct), 10:10. third Period—None. Penalties—Kesler, Van (boarding), 1:15; Stanton, Van (interference), 10:11; Dvorak, Car (holding), 13:20. shots on Goal—Vancouver 9-1011—30. Carolina 4-17-10—31. Power-play opportunities—Vancouver 1 of 3; Carolina 0 of 6. Goalies—Vancouver, Lack 3-2-0 (31 shots-29 saves). Carolina, Ward 4-5-4 (30-27). referees—K. Rehman, Brad Watson. linesmen—R. Galloway, A. McElman. a—14,916. t—2:35.

oilers 3, stars 2 (so)

edmonton 0 1 1 0—3 dallas 0 1 1 0—2 edmonton won shootout 2-1 First Period—None. Penalties—Dallas bench, served by Whitney (too many men), 3:59; Dallas bench, served by Peverley (too many men), 9:20; J.Schultz, Edm (holding), 12:18; Eberle, Edm (high-sticking), 17:59; N.Schultz, Edm (goaltender interference), 19:50. second Period—1, Dallas, Garbutt 4, 11:37 (sh). 2, Edmonton, Hemsky 5 (Jones, Gagner), 19:55. Penalties—Daley, Dal (hooking), 5:29; Jo.Benn, Dal (slashing), 9:38. third Period—3, Dallas, Garbutt 5 (Roussel, Fiddler), 3:45. 4, Edmonton, Ference 2 (Perron), 14:53. Penalties—Belov, Edm (boarding), 7:52; Daley, Dal (interference), 10:10; Garbutt, Dal (slashing), 16:01. overtime—None. Penalties—None. shootout—Edmonton 2 (Eberle G, Perron G), Dallas 1 (Ja.Benn NG, Peverley G, Chiasson NG). shots on Goal—Edmonton 9-10-76—32. Dallas 18-12-13-2—45. Power-play opportunities—Edmonton 0 of 6; Dallas 0 of 4. Goalies—Edmonton, Bryzgalov (29 shots-28 saves), Dubnyk 7-11-1 (16:19 second, 16-15). Dallas, Lehtonen 105-4 (32-30). a—12,673. t—2:42.

NHl CaleNdar

Dec. 19-27 — Holiday roster freeze. Dec. 24-26 — Holiday break. Dec. 26Jan. 5 — IIHF World Junior Championship, Malmo, Sweden. Jan. 1 — NHL Winter Classic: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Detroit Red Wings at Michigan Stadium. Jan. 25 — NHL Stadium Series: Anaheim Ducks vs. Los Angeles Kings at Dodger Stadium. Jan. 26 — NHL Stadium Series: New York Rangers vs. New Jersey Devils at Yankee Stadium. Jan. 29 — NHL Stadium Series: New York Rangers vs. New York Islanders at Yankee Stadium. Feb. 6-8 — Olympic break begins. Feb. 12 — Olympic men’s hockey tournament begins: Sochi, Russia. Feb. 23 — Olympic men’s hockey gold-medal game: Sochi, Russia.

aHl eastern Conference

atlantic GP Manchstr 23 Providnce 21 St. John’s 23 Worcester 17 Portland 18 east GP Binghmtn 21 WB-Scrntn 21 Syracuse 20 Norfolk 22 Hershey 19 Northeast GP Springfield 19 Albany 21 Adirondck 20 Hartford 21 Bridgeprt 20

W 15 11 11 8 7 W 14 13 11 10 7 W 14 12 9 9 6

l 4 7 9 8 8 l 6 5 7 8 7 l 3 7 9 10 10

ol 1 1 1 1 1 ol 0 1 1 0 2 ol 1 1 0 0 1

sl Pts GFGa 3 34 72 56 2 25 74 71 2 25 66 67 0 17 38 49 2 17 46 53 sl Pts GFGa 1 29 78 59 2 29 70 53 1 24 56 53 4 24 57 56 3 19 57 59 sl Pts GFGa 1 30 58 41 1 26 63 57 2 20 48 54 2 20 55 69 3 16 55 73

Western Conference

Midwest GP W l ol sl Pts GFGa Gr. Rapids 21 15 4 1 1 32 81 51 Milwaukee 20 10 5 4 1 25 51 55 Rockford 24 12 11 1 0 25 69 84 Chicago 21 10 9 0 2 22 57 56 Iowa 18 7 11 0 0 14 40 49 North GP W l ol sl Pts GFGa Toronto 20 12 7 1 0 25 59 53 Hamilton 22 10 9 0 3 23 59 63 Rochester 21 9 8 2 2 22 64 71 Lake Erie 20 10 9 0 1 21 56 62 Utica 19 6 11 1 1 14 43 59 West GP W l ol sl Pts GFGa Abbotsfrd 25 17 6 1 1 36 83 70 Texas 23 11 8 2 2 26 78 68 SanAntonio 21 10 10 0 1 21 57 58 Okla. City 22 9 10 0 3 21 56 64 Charlotte 21 7 13 0 1 15 54 67 Note: Two points are awarded for a win; one point for an overtime or shootout loss. sunday’s Games Milwaukee 2, Charlotte 1 Bridgeport 3, Manchester 2 Providence 3, Hershey 2, SO Monday’s Games No games scheduled. tuesday’s Game Texas at Oklahoma City, 6 p.m.

FOOTBALL Football NCaa aP top 25

saturday’s Games No. 4 Auburn 34, No. 1 Alabama 28 No. 2 Florida State 37, Florida 7 No. 3 Ohio State 42, Michigan 41 No. 5 Missouri 28 No. 19, Texas A&M 21 No. 10 South Carolina 31, No. 6 Clemson 17 No. 8 Stanford 27, No. 25 Notre Dame 20 No. 9 Baylor 41, TCU 38 No. 11 Michigan State 14, Minnesota 3 No. 13 Arizona State 58, Arizona 21 Penn State 31, No. 14 Wisconsin 24 No. 22 UCLA 35, No. 23 Southern Cal 14 No. 24 Duke 27, North Carolina 25 thursday, dec. 5 No. 19 Louisville at Cincinnati, 5:30 p.m. Friday, dec. 6 No. 16 Northern Ill. vs. Bowling Gr., 6 p.m.

bCs standings

through sunday

1. Florida St. 2. Ohio St. 3. Auburn 4. Alabama 5. Missouri 6. Oklahoma St. 7. Stanford 8. South Carolina 9. Baylor 10. Michigan St. 11. Arizona St. 12. Oregon 13. Clemson 14. N. Illinois 15. LSU 16. UCF 17. Oklahoma 18. UCLA 19. Louisville 20. Duke 21. Wisconsin 22. Georgia 23. Fresno St. 24. Texas A&M 25. Texas

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the aP top 25 Poll

Pv 2 3 4 1 5 7 8 10 9 11 12 13 6 14 17 19 18 22 20 24 15 NR 16 21 NR

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with firstplace votes in parentheses, records through Nov. 30, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous ranking: rec Pts Pv 1. Florida St. (58) 12-0 1,498 2 2. Ohio St. 12-0 1,418 3 3. Auburn (2) 11-1 1,387 4 4. Alabama 11-1 1,294 1 5. Missouri 11-1 1,281 5 6. Oklahoma St. 10-1 1,197 7 7. Stanford 10-2 1,067 8 8. South Carolina 10-2 1,066 10 9. Baylor 10-1 1,020 9 10. Michigan St. 11-1 1,002 11 11. Arizona St. 10-2 843 13 12. Oregon 10-2 815 12 13. Clemson 10-2 813 6 14. LSU 9-3 690 15 15. UCF 10-1 621 17 16. N. Illinois 12-0 596 18 17. UCLA 9-3 510 22 18. Oklahoma 9-2 503 20 19. Louisville 10-1 482 21 20. Duke 10-2 348 24 21. Wisconsin 9-3 299 14 22. Texas A&M 8-4 186 19 23. Texas 8-3 156 NR 24. Fresno St. 10-1 124 16 25. Georgia 8-4 111 NR Others receiving votes: Cincinnati 45, Southern Cal 28, Miami 26, Notre Dame 26, Iowa 23, Vanderbilt 16, Washington 6, Minnesota 2, N. Dakota St. 1.

Usa today top 25 Poll

The USA Today Top 25 football coaches poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Nov. 30, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th, and previous ranking: rec Pts Pvs 1. Florida State (58) 12-0 1546 2 2. Ohio State (4) 12-0 1462 3 3. Auburn 11-1 1437 5 4. Alabama 11-1 1333 1 5. Missouri 11-1 1315 6 6. Oklahoma State 10-1 1248 7 7. Baylor 10-1 1100 8 7. South Carolina 10-2 1100 9 9. Michigan State 11-1 1037 11 10. Stanford 10-2 1034 10 11. Clemson 10-2 853 4 12. Oregon 10-2 843 12 13. Arizona State 10-2 765 18 14. LSU 9-3 720 15 15. Oklahoma 9-2 660 17 16. Louisville 10-1 625 16 17. Central Florida 10-1 572 19 18. Northern Illinois 12-0 547 20 19. UCLA 9-3 473 22 20. Duke 10-2 402 24 21. Wisconsin 9-3 266 14 22. Fresno State 10-1 215 13 23. Cincinnati 9-2 167 25 24. Texas 8-3 149 NR 25. Texas A&M 8-4 121 21 Others receiving votes: Miami (Fla.) 47; Georgia 41; Vanderbilt 18; Iowa 13; Marshall 13; Southern California 10; Washington 6; Minnesota 4; Virginia Tech 4; Notre Dame 3; Ball State 1.

Harris top 25

The Top 25 teams in the Harris Interactive College Football Poll, with firstplace votes in parentheses, records through Nov. 30, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and previous ranking: rec Pts Pv 1. Florida State (97) 12-0 2,617 2 2. Ohio State (5) 12-0 2,488 3 3. Auburn (3) 11-1 2,422 5 4. Alabama 11-1 2,262 1 5. Missouri 11-1 2,231 6 6. Oklahoma State 10-1 2,083 7 7. Stanford 10-2 1,873 8 8. South Carolina 10-2 1,841 10 9. Baylor 10-1 1,778 9 10. Michigan State 11-1 1,758 11 11. Clemson 10-2 1,444 4 12. Oregon 10-2 1,398 12 13. Arizona State 10-2 1,277 16 14. LSU 9-3 1,258 14 15. Northern Illinois 12-0 1,104 17 16. Oklahoma 9-2 1,041 19 17. Louisville 10-1 1,013 18 18. Central Florida 10-1 967 20 19. UCLA 9-3 779 22 20. Duke 10-2 620 24 21. Wisconsin 9-3 485 15 22. Fresno State 10-1 428 13 23. Texas A&M 8-4 290 21 24. Texas 8-3 167 NR 25. Georgia 8-4 148 NR Other teams receiving votes: Cincinnati 142; Miami (FL) 88; USC 51; Notre Dame 19; Ball State 17; Marshall 10; Iowa 7; Washington 7; Bowling Green 4; Minnesota 4; Vanderbilt 4.

College Football schedule

(subject to change) thursday, dec. 5 Louisville at Cincinnati, 5:30 p.m. Friday, dec. 6 Midwest Mid-American championship, Bowling Green vs. N. Illinois, at Detroit, 6 p.m.

saturday, dec. 7 east Memphis at UConn, 11 a.m. South Florida at Rutgers, 5:30 p.m. south Conference USA championship, Marshall vs. Rice at TBD, 10 a.m. Southern U. at Jackson St., Noon SEC championship, Missouri vs. Auburn, at Atlanta, 2 p.m. Louisiana-Lafayette at S. Alabama, 6 p.m. ACC championship, Duke vs. Florida St., Charlotte, N.C., 6 p.m. Midwest Big Ten championship, Ohio St. vs. Michigan St. at Indianapolis, 6 p.m. southwest Oklahoma at Oklahoma St., 10 a.m. UCF at SMU, 10 a.m. SWAC championship, Jackson St. vs. Southern U., at Houston, Noon Texas at Baylor, 1:30 p.m. Far West Pac-12 championship, Stanford at Arizona St., 6 p.m. Mountain West championship, Utah St. vs. Fresno St. at TBA, 8 p.m. FCs PlaYoFFs second round Fordham at Towson, 11 a.m. Coastal Carolina at Montana, Noon New Hampshire at Maine, Noon Tennessee State at Eastern Illinois, Noon Furman at North Dakota State, 1:30 p.m. S. Dakota State at E. Washington, 2 p.m. Jacksonville State at McNeese St., 5 p.m. Sam Houston State at Southeastern Louisiana, 6 p.m. Friday, dec. 13 FCs PlaYoFFs Quarterfinals: tbd saturday, dec. 14 east Army vs. Navy at Philadelphia, 1 p.m. FCs PlaYoFFs Quarterfinals: TBD

NCaa Major sCores

saturday’s Games east Fordham 37, Sacred Heart 27 Iowa St. 52, West Virginia 44, 3OT New Hampshire 45, Lafayette 7 Syracuse 34, Boston College 31 UConn 28, Rutgers 17 MIdWest Indiana 56, Purdue 36 Kansas St. 31, Kansas 10 Michigan St. 14, Minnesota 3 Missouri 28, Texas A&M 21 Northwestern 37, Illinois 34 Ohio St. 42, Michigan 41 Penn St. 31, Wisconsin 24 Tennessee St. 31, Butler 0 soUtH Auburn 34, Alabama 28 Coastal Carolina 48, Bethune-Cookman 24 Duke 27, North Carolina 25 Florida St. 37, Florida 7 Furman 30, SC State 20 Georgia 41, Georgia Tech 34, 2OT Jacksonville St. 55, Samford 14 Louisiana-Monroe 31, LouisianaLafayette 28 Maryland 41, NC State 21 Middle Tennessee 48, UTEP 17 South Alabama 38, Georgia St. 17 South Carolina 31, Clemson 17 Southern Miss. 62, UAB 27 Southern U. 40, Grambling St. 17 Temple 41, Memphis 21 Tennessee 27, Kentucky 14 Vanderbilt 23, Wake Forest 21 Virginia Tech 16, Virginia 6 W. Kentucky 34, Arkansas St. 31 soUtHWest Baylor 41, TCU 38 North Texas 42, Tulsa 10 Rice 17, Tulane 13 Sam Houston St. 51, S. Utah 20 UTSA 30, Louisiana Tech 10 Far West Arizona St. 58, Arizona 21 BYU 28, Nevada 23 Boise St. 45, New Mexico 17 Colorado St. 58, Air Force 13 Hawaii 49, Army 42 New Mexico St. 24, Idaho 16 S. Dakota St. 26, N. Arizona 7 Stanford 27, Notre Dame 20 UCLA 35, Southern Cal 14 UNLV 45, San Diego St. 19 Utah 24, Colorado 17 Utah St. 35, Wyoming 7


eUroPeaN toUr alfred dunhill Championship

sunday at leopard Creek Golf Club Malelane, south africa Purse: $2.03 million Yardage: 7,287; Par: 72 Final C. Schwartzel, SAf 68-68-67-68—271 Richard Finch, Eng 68-70-67-70—275 Simon Dyson, Eng 72-69-70-67—278 Ross Fisher, Eng 72-65-72-69—278 Romain Wattel, Fra 70-69-68-71—278 Soren Hansen, Den 72-65-71-71—279 M. Carlsson, Swe 70-72-72-66—280 S. Wakefield, Eng 74-68-70-68—280 Warren Abery, SAf 73-71-69-68—281 Danny Willett, Eng 69-70-73-69—281 also Brinson Paolini, USA 73-71-69-73—286

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sunday at royal sydney Golf Club sydney Purse: $1.15 million Yardage: 6,939; Par: 72 a-amateur Final Rory McIlroy, NIr 69-65-70-66—270 Adam Scott, Aus 62-70-68-71—271 John Senden, Aus 73-68-70-66—277 B. Macpherson, Aus 71-70-69-69—279 Rhein Gibson, Aus 71-70-69-69—279 Mark Brown, NZl 75-70-66-69—280 Jason Day, Aus 70-74-66-70—280 Mat. Jones, Aus 68-68-72-72—280 Nat. Holman, Aus 69-72-68-72—281 Adam Bland, Aus 69-72-70-71—282 Ashley Hall, Aus 71-71-68-72—282 L. McKechnie, Aus 73-65-71-73—282 Max McCardle, Aus 68-71-69-74—282 James Nitties, Aus 70-71-74-68—283 A. Presnell, Aus 67-71-74-71—283 D. McKenzie, Aus 66-75-71-71—283 Nick O’Hern, Aus 70-72-70-71—283 a-Brady Watt, Aus 68-70-73-72—283 Stuart Appleby, Aus 75-67-67-74—283 Jamie Arnold, Aus 72-68-74-70—284 Mahal Pearce, NZl 72-71-71-70—284 Rod Pampling, Aus 75-68-69-72—284 Richard Green, Aus 69-66-73-76—284 A. Crawford, Aus 71-73-72-69—285 Matt. Griffin, Aus 73-72-70-70—285 a-Ryan Ruffels, Aus 77-67-68-73—285 Mat. Goggin, Aus 70-73-75-68—286 Cam. Percy, Aus 71-70-75-70—286 S. Bowditch, Aus 68-74-74-70—286 Michael Long, Aus 72-71-72-71—286 Tim Wilkinson, NZl 73-71-71-71—286 K. Richardson, Aus 69-74-71-72—286 Geoff Ogilvy, Aus 75-66-72-73—286 A. Baddeley, Aus 67-74-72-73—286 Scott Arnold, Aus 70-70-69-77—286 Jason Norris, Aus 67-76-74-70—287 Peter Lonard, Aus 72-71-73-71—287


Alabama fans, teammates rally around kicker

By John Zenor

The Associated Press

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama kicker Cade Foster was inundated with support from teammates and thousands of fans on social media after missing two field goal attempts and having a third blocked in the Crimson Tide’s loss to Auburn. The initial negative backlash after Saturday’s 34-28 defeat mostly turned supportive by Sunday. A fan page titled “Bama fans supporting Cade Foster” was started on Facebook after the game and was approaching 40,000 “likes” by Sunday afternoon. It included a message that negative posts would be deleted. Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron posted on Twitter that “we win & lose as a team. If u blame this on 1 guy U aren’t a true fan!” Linebacker C.J. Mosley was even more emphatic with a tweet urging “fake” and “spoiled” fans to “stop sending threats to my teammates.” Auburn wound up winning on the final play on Chris Davis’ 100-yard return of a missed 57-yard field goal attempt by Adam Griffith, who tried the potential game-winning kick in place of Foster. The loss likely doomed Alabama’s chances of making history with a third consecutive national title. Foster, a senior, had been 11 of 12 on field goal attempts this season before the Iron Bowl. One of his misses came after he had to re-kick when a false start penalty negated his 28-yarder, and two others were 44-yarders. The Tide was stopped short on a fourth-and-1 from Auburn’s 13 after going for it instead of sending Foster out to try to give Alabama a 31-21 lead with about five minutes to play. Some fans reacted angrily to Foster on his Twitter account in the game’s aftermath. One tweet urged him to “drink

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Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron, right, consoles kicker Cade Foster after he missed a field goal against Auburn during the first half of the Iron Bowl on Saturday in Auburn, Ala. DAVE MARTIN/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

bleach” and another said: “Cade foster I’m gonna kill you and your family just FYI.” The tone changed dramatically when calmer heads prevailed Sunday. Blogger Kaitlin Goins, who said she is a 20-year-old Alabama student, posted a letter that included apologies to Foster for his treatment. “I want to apologize for fans ‘booing’ you,” Goins wrote in a widely circulated post. “I want to apologize for the hateful comments. I want to apologize for the death threats. I want to apologize for the future interviews. I want to apologize for the future comments. “But mostly, I want to apologize because your fan base did not stand behind you when you needed us the most.” Foster has rebounded from a rough game in the national spotlight before. He missed

three long field goal tries in 2011 against No. 1 LSU when second-ranked Bama lost 9-6 in overtime. Former Alabama kicker Leigh Tiffin watched the Auburn game on TV and said he’s “sure nobody feels worse today than Cade Foster.” Tiffin said some criticism comes with the position. “The cruelty and a lot of the things are said in the heat of the moment after the game,” said Tiffin, an All-American on the Tide’s 2009 national championship team. “Anybody that plays the position is going to have to take flak when they don’t perform up to standards. You’ve just got to understand that most of the people truly don’t have a full appreciation for what’s involved in the position.” Missouri kicker Andrew Baggett received nasty tweets

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston gestures to fans as he comes off the field after defeating Florida 37-7 in Saturday’s game in Gainesville, Fla. JOHN RAOUX/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

and that’s never happened in the history of the BCS,” he said Sunday. Alabama (.8539) is fourth but the Tide would need both Florida State and Ohio State to lose to get back in the title conversation. The BCS is in its last season. It will be replaced by a fourteam playoff next year, which will use a selection committee to pick the teams. Further down the latest standings, the competition to become the last BCS buster is now a one-team race after Fresno State lost to San Jose State. It’s all about Northern Illinois now. The undefeated Huskies from the Mid-American Conference remained 14th in the standings this week. NIU, looking for its

u The Genoveva Chavez Community Center will hold a winter youth league. Divisions include elementary, middle school and high school for both boys and girls, and teams will play an eightgame season with a postseason tournament. Registration packets can be pick up at the Chavez Center. Registration fee is $320 per team. For more information, call Dax Roybal at 955-4074. u The Genoveva Chavez Community Center will hold a 3-on-3 tournament on Dec. 28-29. Divisions include elementary, middle school, high school and adults for both boys and girls. Teams are guaranteed three games, and there will be a singleelimination tournament. Register at the front desk before Dec. 21. Registration is $50 per team. For more information, call Dax Roybal at 955-4074.


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after missing a short field goal attempt in overtime against South Carolina, including one that said “go kill yourself everyone in Missouri hates you.” The Tigers rebounded and will face Auburn on Saturday in the SEC championship game. Foster will get only one more game in his Alabama career. Tiffin’s toughest game at Alabama might have come in an overtime loss to Arkansas. But the stakes weren’t nearly so high, and he was a freshman with plenty of time to gain seasoning and redemption. “Cade’s situation is unique and it’s extraordinarily tough, I’m sure,” Tiffin said. “I don’t really know exactly what that feels like. I’ve certainly had a bad game in my career, but never with those sort of mistakes and not at the end of my career.”

second straight BCS bid, plays Bowling Green in the MAC title game on Friday night. The Huskies can earn an automatic BCS bid two ways: u Finish in the top 12 of the final BCS standings. u Finish in the top 16 of the final standings, ahead of an automatic qualifying conference champion. The Huskies used the latter route to get to the BCS last season with one loss. It could happen again this season. Central Florida, in line to win the American and earn its first automatic BCS bid, is ranked 16th in the latest standings and plays SMU on Saturday. It doesn’t seem likely that the Knights (10-1) will pass the Huskies, so the only thing standing in the way of

Northern Illinois and the BCS is Bowling Green. NIU would most likely play in the Fiesta Bowl. No team will enter the final weekend of the regular season with a BCS bid locked up. Here are the possibilities: u Oklahoma State, Baylor and Texas are all alive to earn the Big 12 title and the conference’s automatic bid to the Fiesta Bowl. Oklahoma State gets the bid by beating Oklahoma. If the Cowboys lose, the winner of the Baylor-Texas game gets the bid. u The winner of the SEC championship gets an automatic bid to the Sugar Bowl. u If Duke wins the ACC championship it will play in the Orange Bowl. u The winner of the Pac-12 title game between Stanford and Arizona State gets a Rose Bowl bid. u Michigan State will earn a Rose Bowl bid by beating Ohio State in the Big Ten title game, but also stands a good chance to end up in the Rose Bowl with a loss. If Ohio State plays for the national championship, the Spartans (11-1) are likely to be picked by the Rose Bowl to replace the Buckeyes. u If UCF loses, it could create a three-way tie for the AAC title with Cincinnati and Louisville that would be settled by the BCS standings. Louisville is 19th in the standings this week, while Cincinnati is unranked. u Alabama is a virtual lock to get an at-large bid, most likely to the Orange Bowl.

Lobos: 2nd trip to Elite Eight with Fishbein to the Elite Eight under head coach Jeremy Fishbein, the last coming during the team’s has 10 shutouts on the season, including run to the national championship match in two in as many matches during the NCAA 2005. This was the third straight year UNM Tournament. The Lobos also beat George had made it to the Sweet 16. Mason, 1-0, in the previous round. Fourth-seeded California will host It was Fisher’s first goal of the season and No. 5 Maryland in the bracket opposite the fourth for McGovern. UNM and Washington, while the other This will be New Mexico’s second trip matches have Connecticut, which stunned

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BCS: Committee, 4-team playoffs next year 10th in the latest standings, in the Big Ten championship game Saturday in Indianapolis. Florida State is first in both the USA Today coaches’ poll and Harris poll, and rated No. 1 in the compilation of six computer rankings used in the BCS standings. The Seminoles’ .9948 BCS average makes them a lock to get to the title game in Pasadena, Calif., on Jan. 6 if they can beat Duke in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game Saturday. The Buckeyes (.9503) are second in the polls and second in the computers. Auburn (.9233) is third in each. Missouri (.8428) is fifth in each. But each of those SEC Tigers is 11-1. Ohio State is riding a 24-game winning streak. An unbeaten team from a BCS automatic-qualifying conference (ACC, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12, SEC and Big East, now American Athletic Conference) has never been shut out of national championship game in favor of a team with a loss. The SEC, which has won the last seven BCS championships, would like that to change. “Any one-loss team in the SEC [should be considered] just because of the strength of schedule,” Missouri coach Gary Pinkel said. “Hopefully that will be taken into consideration.” Jerry Palm, who analyzes the BCS for, said there is no reason to expect the unprecedented to happen. “I think the voters would have to abandon Ohio State,

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No. 1 seed UCLA on Sunday, traveling to No. 8 Virginia, and No. 11 Michigan State visiting No. 3 Notre Dame. The national semifinals, commonly referred to as the College Cup, will start Dec. 13 in Philadelphia. The championship match is slated for Dec. 15, also in Philly. New Mexico lost in the 2005 finals to Maryland.

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Vonn: Returns to training this week Continued from Page B-1 On a chilly morning, Vonn took two warmup runs followed by three aggressive passes through the super-G course in her race suit, hugging the corners tight and looking quite fast. Afterward, she said her surgically repaired knee felt “really good.” So much so that Vonn will travel to Lake Louise, Alberta, this week for downhill training on a course she usually dominates. If training goes well, she will race for the first time since tearing ligaments in her right knee during a high-speed accident at the world championships in February. “Just trying to ski solid,” she said. “I’m not trying to do race runs. I’m trying to build into it. Not push it too hard. But I was still able to be aggressive and confident in what I’m doing, so that when I get up to Lake Louise I can hopefully have a good feeling right away.” As she rehabbed the knee over the offseason, Vonn was anticipating a return for the nearby Beaver Creek races this weekend. She was on

pace, too, before her wipeout at the speed center in Copper Mountain in which she partially tore her ACL. Vonn said it’s been difficult to watch Lara Gut of Switzerland win the downhill and super-G races on a new course Vonn was very much look forward to trying out before the 2015 world championships. “Frustrating to miss the race,” Vonn said. “Definitely with this current situation, there was no way I could’ve skied that bumpy, steep course. I know it was the right decision. That gives me a peace of mind. I’m trying to look forward to Lake Louise and cheer for my team.” Asked if she planned to attend the giant slalom race on Sunday, Vonn said, “Oh, no. “My family is leaving so I’m spending a couple of extra hours with my family. Then, I’m going to pack up and get ready for Lake Louise.” Vonn needs three wins to match Austrian great Annemarie Moser-Proell’s record of 62 victories in World Cup races.

One man dead after altercation outside Arrowhead Stadium KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A man died and three people were taken into custody after an altercation that happened Sunday in the parking lot of Arrowhead Stadium as the Kansas City Chiefs played the Denver Broncos. Kansas City police spokesman Darin Snapp told The Associated Press that the incident was being treated as a homicide but that no arrests had been made. Snapp said the man who died was found inside someone else’s vehicle and a struggle ensued. The man, who was in his 20s, was found lying unconscious on the pavement, Snapp said. Paramedics began administering first aid before he was transported to a hospital, where he died. His name

was not immediately released. “Talking to several witnesses that were out here in the parking lots, there was an individual who came back to his vehicle, saw someone inside the vehicle that did not belong. A struggle ensued between the two. That’s when the individual [who had been inside the vehicle] collapsed,” Snapp said. Snapp said the man who had returned to the vehicle had his son with him, and the boy —whose age was not immediately known — ran for help when the struggle began. Snapp said there were no obvious indications of how the death occurred. The Associated Press



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NFL American Conference

East New England Miami N.Y. Jets Buffalo South Indianapolis Tennessee Jacksonville Houston North Cincinnati Baltimore Pittsburgh Cleveland West Denver Kansas City San Diego Oakland

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PF PA 322 261 252 248 189 310 267 307 PF PA 285 274 264 267 174 352 230 323 PF PA 292 216 249 235 263 278 231 297 PF PA 464 317 298 214 279 277 237 300

National Conference

East W L T Pct PF PA Dallas 7 5 0 .583 329 303 Philadelphia 7 5 0 .583 300 281 N.Y. Giants 5 7 0 .417 237 297 Washington 3 9 0 .250 269 362 South W L T Pct PF PA New Orleans 9 2 0 .818 305 196 Carolina 9 3 0 .750 285 157 Tampa Bay 3 9 0 .250 217 285 Atlanta 3 9 0 .250 261 340 North W L T Pct PF PA Detroit 7 5 0 .583 326 287 Chicago 6 6 0 .500 323 332 Green Bay 5 6 1 .458 294 305 Minnesota 3 8 1 .292 289 366 West W L T Pct PF PA Seattle 10 1 0 .909 306 179 San Francisco 8 4 0 .667 297 197 Arizona 7 5 0 .583 275 247 St. Louis 5 7 0 .417 279 278 Thursday’s Games Detroit 40, Green Bay 10 Dallas 31, Oakland 24 Baltimore 22, Pittsburgh 20 Sunday’s Games Minnesota 23, Chicago 20, OT New England 34, Houston 31 Indianapolis 22, Tennessee 14 Jacksonville 32, Cleveland 28 Carolina 27, Tampa Bay 6 Philadelphia 24, Arizona 21 Miami 23, N.Y. Jets 3 San Francisco 23, St. Louis 13 Atlanta 34, Buffalo 31, OT Cincinnati 17, San Diego 10 Denver 35, Kansas City 28 N.Y. Giants 24, Washington 17 Monday’s Game New Orleans at Seattle, 6:40 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5 Houston at Jacksonville, 6:25 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8 Atlanta at Green Bay, 11 a.m. Minnesota at Baltimore, 11 a.m. Kansas City at Washington, 11 a.m. Buffalo at Tampa Bay, 11 a.m. Miami at Pittsburgh, 11 a.m. Detroit at Philadelphia, 11 a.m. Indianapolis at Cincinnati, 11 a.m. Cleveland at New England, 11 a.m. Oakland at N.Y. Jets, 11 a.m. Tennessee at Denver, 2:05 p.m. Seattle at San Francisco, 2:25 p.m. N.Y. Giants at San Diego, 2:25 p.m. St. Louis at Arizona, 2:25 p.m. Carolina at New Orleans, 6:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 9 Dallas at Chicago, 6:40 p.m.

Dolphins 23, Jets 3

Miami 0 6 14 3—23 N.Y. Jets 0 0 3 0— 3 Second Quarter Mia—FG Sturgis 34, :44. Mia—FG Sturgis 43, :05. Third Quarter Mia—Hartline 31 pass from Tannehill (Sturgis kick), 9:42. NYJ—FG Folk 20, 4:30. Mia—Wallace 28 pass from Tannehill (Sturgis kick), 1:02. Fourth Quarter Mia—FG Sturgis 18, 5:59. A—76,957. Mia NYJ First downs 25 10 Total Net Yards 453 177 Rushes-yards 36-125 22-99 Passing 328 78 Punt Returns 4-39 1-6 Kickoff Returns 2-69 5-136 Interceptions Ret. 2-16 1-0 Comp-Att-Int 28-43-1 13-28-2 Sacked-Yards Lost 1-3 4-30 Punts 3-42.7 7-45.1 Fumbles-Lost 0-0 1-1 Penalties-Yards 3-28 4-25 Time of Possession 38:52 21:08 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING—Miami, Miller 22-72, Tannehill 3-22, Gillislee 6-21, Thigpen 4-10, Clay 1-0. N.Y. Jets, Ivory 12-61, Powell 7-34, Simms 2-2, Smith 1-2. PASSING—Miami, Tannehill 28-43-1331. N.Y. Jets, Simms 9-18-1-79, Smith 4-10-1-29. RECEIVING—Miami, Hartline 9-127, Wallace 7-82, Clay 7-80, Matthews 2-21, Miller 1-13, Sims 1-8, Thigpen 1-0. N.Y. Jets, Nelson 3-37, Winslow 3-26, Powell 3-25, Ivory 1-12, Cumberland 1-6, Hill 1-2, Salas 1-0. MISSED FIELD GOALS—Miami, Sturgis 41 (WR).

Colts 22, Titans 14

Tennessee 0 7 7 0—14 Indianapolis 6 6 3 7—22 First Quarter Ind—FG Vinatieri 47, 6:09. Ind—FG Vinatieri 48, 2:33. Second Quarter Ten—Fitzpatrick 1 run (Bironas kick), 13:13. Ind—FG Vinatieri 45, 10:26. Ind—FG Vinatieri 37, :00.

Third Quarter Ten—C.Johnson 1 pass from Fitzpatrick (Bironas kick), 7:29. Ind—FG Vinatieri 49, 2:33. Fourth Quarter Ind—D.Brown 4 run (Vinatieri kick), 1:56. A—65,502. Ten Ind First downs 24 18 Total Net Yards 347 264 Rushes-yards 36-162 25-104 Passing 185 160 Punt Returns 2-43 3-29 Kickoff Returns 3-78 2-45 Interceptions Ret. 1-0 3-21 Comp-Att-Int 21-37-3 17-32-1 Sacked-Yards Lost 1-16 5-40 Punts 6-37.0 5-45.4 Fumbles-Lost 1-1 3-0 Penalties-Yards 6-74 7-50 Time of Possession 33:55 26:05 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING—Tennessee, C.Johnson 18-69, Fitzpatrick 8-54, Greene 10-39. Indianapolis, D.Brown 14-54, Luck 5-42, Richardson 5-19, Heyward-Bey 1-(minus 11). PASSING—Tennessee, Fitzpatrick 21-37-3-201. Indianapolis, Luck 1732-1-200. RECEIVING—Tennessee, Wright 6-77, C.Johnson 6-32, N.Washington 5-81, Hunter 1-9, Walker 1-5, Greene 1-1, Mooney 1-(minus 4). Indianapolis, Hilton 5-46, Fleener 3-50, Brazill 3-42, Havili 3-29, D.Brown 2-10, HeywardBey 1-23. MISSED FIELD GOALS—None.

Vikings 23, Bears 20, OT

Chicago 3 3 14 0 0 —20 Minnesota 0 7 3 10 3 —23 First Quarter Chi—FG Gould 30, 1:06. Second Quarter Min—Patterson 33 run (Walsh kick), 7:27. Chi—FG Gould 40, 2:47. Third Quarter Chi—Jeffery 80 pass from McCown (Gould kick), 14:08. Min—FG Walsh 32, 7:08. Chi—Jeffery 46 pass from McCown (Gould kick), 5:15. Fourth Quarter Min—Jennings 8 pass from Cassel (Walsh kick), 7:41. Min—FG Walsh 30, :20. Overtime Min—FG Walsh 34, 1:43. A—64,134. Chi Min First downs 20 28 Total Net Yards 480 496 Rushes-yards 25-135 40-246 Passing 345 250 Punt Returns 2-8 2-13 Kickoff Returns 3-87 2-15 Interceptions Ret. 1-49 0-0 Comp-Att-Int 23-36-0 23-41-1 Sacked-Yards Lost 4-10 5-33 Punts 7-35.6 6-44.0 Fumbles-Lost 2-1 1-0 Penalties-Yards 6-51 6-60 Time of Possession 34:08 39:09 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING—Chicago, Forte 23-120, Bush 1-15, Jeffery 1-0. Minnesota, Peterson 35-211, Patterson 2-27, Gerhart 2-8, Cassel 1-0. PASSING—Chicago, McCown 23-36-0355. Minnesota, Cassel 20-33-1-243, Ponder 3-8-0-40. RECEIVING—Chicago, Jeffery 12-249, Marshall 4-45, Forte 2-31, E.Bennett 2-17, M.Bennett 2-14, Long 1-(minus 1). Minnesota, Jennings 7-78, Carlson 4-61, Simpson 3-76, Wright 3-53, Peterson 2-0, Felton 1-5, Gerhart 1-4, Patterson 1-4, Ford 1-2. MISSED FIELD GOALS—Chicago, Gould 66 (SH), 47 (WR). Minnesota, Walsh 57 (WL).

Eagles 24, Cardinals 21

Arizona 0 7 7 7—21 Philadelphia 7 10 7 0—24 First Quarter Phi—Ertz 6 pass from Foles (Henery kick), 12:30. Second Quarter Ari—Fitzgerald 43 pass from Palmer (Feely kick), 7:50. Phi—FG Henery 32, 3:59. Phi—Celek 1 pass from Foles (Henery kick), :15. Third Quarter Phi—Ertz 24 pass from Foles (Henery kick), 10:16. Ari—Floyd 23 pass from Palmer (Feely kick), 5:14. Fourth Quarter Ari—Dray 3 pass from Palmer (Feely kick), 4:45. A—69,144. Ari Phi First downs 24 23 Total Net Yards 350 307 Rushes-yards 22-90 34-105 Passing 260 202 Punt Returns 2-3 3-11 Kickoff Returns 4-79 3-86 Interceptions Ret. 0-0 2-58 Comp-Att-Int 24-41-2 21-34-0 Sacked-Yards Lost 5-42 5-35 Punts 5-46.2 8-44.8 Fumbles-Lost 2-1 2-0 Penalties-Yards 6-55 5-48 Time of Possession 30:34 29:26 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING—Arizona, Mendenhall 1876, Taylor 3-15, Palmer 1-(minus 1). Philadelphia, McCoy 19-79, Foles 9-22, Brown 5-4, Smith 1-0. PASSING—Arizona, Palmer 24-41-2302. Philadelphia, Foles 21-34-0-237. RECEIVING—Arizona, Floyd 5-99, Fitzgerald 5-72, Roberts 4-29, Dray 3-26, Housler 3-21, Taylor 2-45, Brown 1-6, Golden 1-4. Philadelphia, Ertz 5-68, McCoy 5-36, Celek 4-29, Cooper 3-48, Jackson 3-36, Avant 1-20. MISSED FIELD GOALS—None.

Jaguars 32, Browns 28

Jacksonville 7 13 0 12—32 Cleveland 7 7 7 7—28 First Quarter Cle—McGahee 1 run (Cundiff kick), 10:51. Jax—Harbor 18 pass from Henne (Scobee kick), 7:04. Second Quarter Cle—Gordon 21 pass from Weeden (Cundiff kick), 12:03. Jax—Lewis 8 pass from Jones-Drew (Scobee kick), 1:19. Jax—FG Scobee 44, :48. Jax—FG Scobee 36, :00. Third Quarter Cle—Little 4 pass from Weeden (Cundiff kick), 9:44. Fourth Quarter Jax—Team safety, 7:42. Jax—FG Scobee 25, 4:14. Cle—Gordon 95 pass from Weeden (Cundiff kick), 3:55. Jax—Shorts III 20 pass from Henne (Scobee kick), :40. A—69,654. Jax Cle First downs 22 24 Total Net Yards 314 439 Rushes-yards 29-112 30-97 Passing 202 342 Punt Returns 0-0 3-49 Kickoff Returns 3-81 1-10 Interceptions Ret. 2-30 1-13 Comp-Att-Int 23-41-1 24-40-2 Sacked-Yards Lost 2-1 3-28 Punts 7-43.7 4-39.5 Fumbles-Lost 1-0 3-1 Penalties-Yards 5-35 9-50 Time of Possession 30:36 29:24 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING—Jacksonville, Jones-Drew 23-77, Todman 5-31, Sanders 1-4. Cleveland, McGahee 14-57, Ogbonnaya 7-20, Whittaker 7-15, Weeden 2-5. PASSING—Jacksonville, Henne 22-401-195, Jones-Drew 1-1-0-8. Cleveland, Weeden 24-40-2-370. RECEIVING—Jacksonville, Sanders 8-67, Shorts III 6-64, Lewis 3-26, Harbor 2-23, Jones-Drew 2-4, Todman 1-12, Brown 1-7. Cleveland, Gordon 10-261, Cameron 4-43, Bess 3-28, McGahee 2-14, Ogbonnaya 2-14, Little 2-9, Whittaker 1-1. MISSED FIELD GOALS—Cleveland, Cundiff 53 (WR).

Panthers 27, Buccaneers 6

Tampa Bay 6 0 0 0— 6 Carolina 7 10 7 3—27 First Quarter TB—FG Lindell 27, 9:10. Car—LaFell 16 pass from Newton (Gano kick), 6:08. TB—FG Lindell 53, 2:14. Second Quarter Car—FG Gano 23, 6:23. Car—Newton 1 run (Gano kick), :25. Third Quarter Car—Ginn Jr. 36 pass from Newton (Gano kick), 10:50. Fourth Quarter Car—FG Gano 22, 6:40. A—72,795. TB Car First downs 10 20 Total Net Yards 206 426 Rushes-yards 20-66 34-163 Passing 140 263 Punt Returns 0-0 3-25 Kickoff Returns 1-26 2-34 Interceptions Ret. 2-36 1-1 Comp-Att-Int 14-21-1 18-29-2 Sacked-Yards Lost 5-40 0-0 Punts 4-47.5 3-46.0 Fumbles-Lost 1-1 0-0 Penalties-Yards 4-30 3-25 Time of Possession 25:35 34:25 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING—Tampa Bay, Rainey 17-63, Glennon 2-3, Jackson 1-0. Carolina, Newton 5-68, Tolbert 9-48, Stewart 14-39, Barner 5-6, Anderson 1-2. PASSING—Tampa Bay, Glennon 14-211-180. Carolina, Newton 18-29-2-263. RECEIVING—Tampa Bay, Jackson 3-75, Underwood 3-51, Wright 2-17, Leonard 2-10, Rainey 2-8, Owusu 1-20, Lorig 1-(minus 1). Carolina, Olsen 5-85, Smith 3-51, Tolbert 3-41, LaFell 3-36, Ginn Jr. 2-47, Stewart 2-3. MISSED FIELD GOALS—Tampa Bay, Lindell 48 (WL).

Bengals 17, Chargers 10

Cincinnati 0 7 7 3—17 San Diego 0 7 0 3—10 Second Quarter Cin—Green-Ellis 4 run (Nugent kick), 14:56. SD—Green 30 pass from Rivers (Novak kick), 11:11. Third Quarter Cin—Green 21 pass from Dalton (Nugent kick), 1:42. Fourth Quarter Cin—FG Nugent 46, 9:16. SD—FG Novak 48, 4:43. A—61,536. Cin SD First downs 19 19 Total Net Yards 354 334 Rushes-yards 38-164 24-91 Passing 190 243 Punt Returns 2-5 1-0 Kickoff Returns 3-67 2-36 Interceptions Ret. 1-0 1-21 Comp-Att-Int 14-23-1 23-37-1 Sacked-Yards Lost 0-0 2-9 Punts 4-55.5 4-39.3 Fumbles-Lost 1-1 2-2 Penalties-Yards 3-30 5-45 Time of Possession 29:40 30:20

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING—Cincinnati, Green-Ellis 20-92, Bernard 14-57, Dalton 3-9, Hawkins 1-6. San Diego, Mathews 14-61, Woodhead 7-22, Rivers 1-4, R.Brown 1-3, McClain 1-1. PASSING—Cincinnati, Dalton 14-23-1190. San Diego, Rivers 23-37-1-252. RECEIVING—Cincinnati, Green 5-83, Hawkins 3-65, M.Jones 2-12, Bernard 1-9, Eifert 1-9, Sanu 1-9, Green-Ellis 1-3. San Diego, Allen 8-106, Gates 5-41, Mathews 5-31, Green 2-45, Woodhead 2-13, V.Brown 1-16. MISSED FIELD GOALS—None.

Falcons 34, Bills 31, OT

Atlanta 7 10 7 7 3 —34 Buffalo 14 3 7 7 0 —31 First Quarter Buf—Manuel 1 run (Carpenter kick), 10:54. Buf—Jackson 4 run (Carpenter kick), 5:00. Atl—Jackson 27 run (Bryant kick), 2:30. Second Quarter Buf—FG Carpenter 29, 7:24. Atl—Smith 38 run (Bryant kick), 4:49. Atl—FG Bryant 49, :00. Third Quarter Atl—Gonzalez 11 pass from Ryan (Bryant kick), 8:13. Buf—Jackson 21 pass from Manuel (Carpenter kick), 6:01. Fourth Quarter Buf—Spiller 36 run (Carpenter kick), 11:48. Atl—Jackson 1 run (Bryant kick), 1:28. Overtime Atl—FG Bryant 36, 12:00. A—38,969. Atl Buf First downs 26 18 Total Net Yards 423 405 Rushes-yards 30-151 31-195 Passing 272 210 Punt Returns 4-24 3-27 Kickoff Returns 4-115 2-55 Interceptions Ret. 0-0 0-0 Comp-Att-Int 28-47-0 18-32-0 Sacked-Yards Lost 6-39 0-0 Punts 7-39.7 7-42.7 Fumbles-Lost 1-1 4-2 Penalties-Yards 8-75 6-49 Time of Possession 38:09 24:51 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING—Atlanta, Jackson 23-84, Smith 1-38, Ryan 2-17, Rodgers 4-12. Buffalo, Spiller 15-149, Jackson 11-42, Manuel 4-3, Choice 1-1. PASSING—Atlanta, Ryan 28-47-0-311. Buffalo, Manuel 18-32-0-210. RECEIVING—Atlanta, White 10143, Douglas 6-73, Gonzalez 4-42, D.Johnson 2-16, Toilolo 1-12, Rodgers 1-11, Smith 1-6, DiMarco 1-5, Snelling 1-3, Jackson 1-0. Buffalo, Johnson 5-55, Chandler 4-63, Jackson 4-36, Woods 2-39, Spiller 2-8, Summers 1-9. MISSED FIELD GOALS—None.

49ers 23, Rams 13

St. Louis 0 3 3 7—13 San Francisco 3 10 3 7—23 First Quarter SF—FG Dawson 32, 7:36. Second Quarter SF—FG Dawson 43, 14:16. SF—Gore 3 run (Dawson kick), 6:15. StL—FG Zuerlein 43, :54. Third Quarter StL—FG Zuerlein 34, 8:56. SF—FG Dawson 24, 3:25. Fourth Quarter SF—V.Davis 17 pass from Kaepernick (Dawson kick), 14:31. StL—Quick 3 pass from Clemens (Zuerlein kick), :18. A—69,732. StL SF First downs 19 20 Total Net Yards 312 338 Rushes-yards 26-114 30-83 Passing 198 255 Punt Returns 1-10 2-5 Kickoff Returns 4-67 1-24 Interceptions Ret. 0-0 1-3 Comp-Att-Int 19-38-1 19-28-0 Sacked-Yards Lost 3-20 4-20 Punts 5-48.8 4-47.8 Fumbles-Lost 0-0 2-1 Penalties-Yards 11-105 9-85 Time of Possession 26:56 33:04 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING—St. Louis, Stacy 19-72, Clemens 3-21, Cunningham 2-16, Austin 1-10, Giordano 1-(minus 5). San Francisco, Gore 15-42, Kaepernick 4-21, Dixon 8-13, Hunter 3-7. PASSING—St. Louis, Clemens 19-371-218, Austin 0-1-0-0. San Francisco, Kaepernick 19-28-0-275. RECEIVING—St. Louis, Austin 4-25, Cook 3-49, Bailey 3-46, Quick 3-41, Givens 2-30, Pead 2-17, Pettis 1-11, Stacy 1-(minus 1). San Francisco, Boldin 9-98, V.Davis 4-82, Crabtree 2-68, Miller 2-20, Gore 2-7. MISSED FIELD GOALS—None.

Broncos 35, Chiefs 28

Denver 0 14 14 7—35 Kansas City 7 14 0 7—28 First Quarter KC—Hemingway 17 pass from A.Smith (Succop kick), 2:41. Second Quarter Den—Decker 41 pass from Manning (Prater kick), 14:53. KC—Davis 108 kickoff return (Succop kick), 14:40. KC—Fasano 12 pass from A.Smith (Succop kick), 10:57. Den—Moreno 3 pass from Manning (Prater kick), 4:16. Third Quarter Den—Decker 37 pass from Manning (Prater kick), 11:51. Den—Decker 15 pass from Manning (Prater kick), 6:48.

Fourth Quarter Den—Decker 1 pass from Manning (Prater kick), 14:16. KC—Charles 1 run (Succop kick), 6:32. A—77,065. Den KC First downs 25 27 Total Net Yards 535 452 Rushes-yards 31-132 25-159 Passing 403 293 Punt Returns 3-5 1-0 Kickoff Returns 4-81 3-161 Interceptions Ret. 1-0 2-20 Comp-Att-Int 22-35-2 26-42-1 Sacked-Yards Lost 0-0 0-0 Punts 3-44.0 5-45.8 Fumbles-Lost 0-0 1-0 Penalties-Yards 10-75 9-102 Time of Possession 28:04 31:56 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING—Denver, Ball 13-117, Moreno 15-18, Manning 3-(minus 3). Kansas City, Charles 19-93, A.Smith 4-46, Davis 1-20, McCluster 1-0. PASSING—Denver, Manning 22-35-2403. Kansas City, A.Smith 26-42-1-293. RECEIVING—Denver, Decker 8-174, Moreno 4-72, D.Thomas 3-106, Welker 3-38, Ball 1-4, Caldwell 1-4, Tamme 1-3, Green 1-2. Kansas City, McCluster 5-43, Bowe 3-56, Hemingway 3-42, Jenkins 3-35, Fasano 3-28, Charles 2-27, Davis 2-18, Avery 2-17, McGrath 1-11, Gray 1-8, Sherman 1-8. MISSED FIELD GOALS—None.

Giants 24, Redskins 17

N.Y. Giants 0 14 0 10—24 Washington 7 7 3 0—17 First Quarter Was—Morris 1 run (Forbath kick), 7:54. Second Quarter Was—Paulsen 19 pass from Griffin III (Forbath kick), 11:45. NYG—A.Brown 23 run (J.Brown kick), 8:46. NYG—Myers 22 pass from Manning (J.Brown kick), :35. Third Quarter Was—FG Forbath 33, 4:25. Fourth Quarter NYG—A.Brown 1 run (J.Brown kick), 14:26. NYG—FG J.Brown 39, 2:32. A—75,220. NYG Was First downs 16 18 Total Net Yards 286 323 Rushes-yards 23-80 31-139 206 184 Passing Punt Returns 3-22 4-35 Kickoff Returns 4-69 3-53 Interceptions Ret. 0-0 1-32 Comp-Att-Int 22-28-1 24-32-0 Sacked-Yards Lost 3-29 5-23 Punts 6-47.8 7-40.7 Fumbles-Lost 1-0 2-1 Penalties-Yards 1-1 8-55 Time of Possession 28:25 31:35 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING—N.Y. Giants, Hillis 6-45, A.Brown 14-35, Manning 3-0. Washington, Griffin III 12-88, Morris 11-26, Moss 1-10, A.Robinson 1-9, Helu Jr. 4-6, Royster 2-0. PASSING—N.Y. Giants, Manning 22-28-1-235. Washington, Griffin III 24-32-0-207. RECEIVING—N.Y. Giants, Cruz 6-80, Myers 5-61, A.Brown 3-23, Randle 3-20, Nicks 2-34, Pascoe 2-11, Hillis 1-6. Washington, Garcon 9-61, Helu Jr. 4-34, Paulsen 3-41, Morris 3-27, Davis 2-13, Moss 1-15, Morgan 1-10, N.Williams 1-6. MISSED FIELD GOALS—None.

AFC Leaders

Through Thursday’s games Quarterbacks Att Com Yds TD Int P. Manning, DEN 445 305 3722 36 7 P. Rivers, SND 397 281 3381 22 8 Rthlisberger, PIT 417 269 3118 19 10 Keenum, HOU 160 88 1161 8 2 Fitzpatrick, TEN 181 115 1332 7 4 Locker, TEN 183 111 1256 8 4 Brady, NWE 430 257 2896 17 7 Dalton, CIN 410 252 2954 21 15 Luck, IND 386 226 2593 15 7 Ale. Smith, KAN 398 235 2443 14 5 Rushers Att Yds Avg LG TD J. Charles, KAN 200 918 4.59 46 8 Moreno, DEN 187 824 4.41 25t 9 Ry. Mathews, SND164 721 4.40 51 3 Chr. Johnson, TEN187 705 3.77 30t 4 F. Jackson, BUF 141 591 4.19 59 6 Ridley, NWE 135 576 4.27 23 7 R. Jennings, OAK 109 553 5.07 80t 2 Be. Tate, HOU 129 544 4.22 60 1 A. Foster, HOU 121 542 4.48 23 1 Jones-Drew, JAX 171 539 3.15 44 5 Receivers No Yds Avg LG TD Ant. Brown, PIT 80 1044 13.1 47t 6 An. Johnson, HOU 74 1002 13.5 62t 5 A.. Green, CIN 67 1020 15.2 82t 6 Ke. Wright, TEN 65 763 11.7 45 2 Welker, DEN 65 679 10.4 33 9 De. Thomas, DEN 64 955 14.9 78t 10 Edelman, NWE 61 610 10.0 44 4 59 685 11.6 56t 3 A. Gates, SND Cameron, CLE 59 661 11.2 53 6 Woodhead, SND 59 469 7.9 26t 5 Punters No Yds LG Avg Fields, MIA 58 2856 66 49.2 M. King, OAK 66 3209 66 48.6 Lechler, HOU 59 2852 65 48.3 Anger, JAX 68 3143 61 46.2 S. Powell, BUF 35 1613 66 46.1 Quigley, NYJ 52 2397 67 46.1 Ry. Allen, NWE 56 2574 65 46.0 McAfee, IND 49 2243 60 45.8 D. Colquitt, KAN 66 2995 65 45.4 Koch, BAL 68 3047 64 44.8

Punt Returners No Yds Avg LG TD Doss, BAL 23 359 15.6 82t 1 Ant. Brown, PIT 20 255 12.8 50 0 Benjamin, CLE 22 257 11.7 79t 1 Edelman, NWE 29 338 11.7 43 0 McCluster, KAN 46 454 9.9 89t 1 Holliday, DEN 26 250 9.6 81t 1 Hilton, IND 17 159 9.4 34 0 K. Martin, HOU 28 237 8.5 87t 1 Thigpen, MIA 20 167 8.4 34 0 Br. Tate, CIN 24 199 8.3 29 0 Kickoff ReturnersNo Yds Avg LG TD Holliday, DEN 19 546 28.7 105t 1 Todman, JAX 20 564 28.2 59 0 Q. Demps, KAN 22 610 27.7 57 0 Br. Tate, CIN 21 548 26.1 71 0 K. Martin, HOU 29 753 26.0 49 0 D. Reed, IND 24 590 24.6 39 0 Cribbs, NYJ 20 490 24.5 42 0 Reynaud, TEN 15 355 23.7 40 0 Thigpen, MIA 25 589 23.6 44 0 F. Jones, PIT 17 400 23.5 42 0 Scoring Touchdowns TD RushRec RetPts J. Charles, KAN 10 8 2 0 60 Moreno, DEN 10 9 1 0 60 De. Thomas, DEN 10 0 10 0 60 Ju. Thomas, DEN 10 0 10 0 60 Welker, DEN 9 0 9 0 54 Bernard, CIN 7 4 3 0 42 Cotchery, PIT 7 0 7 0 42 M. Jones, CIN 7 0 7 0 42 Ridley, NWE 7 7 0 0 42 Royal, SND 7 0 7 0 42 Kicking PAT FG LG Pts Gstkowski, NWE30-3026-27 54 108 M. Prater, DEN 54-54 15-16 54 99 Novak, SND 29-29 22-25 50 95 Suisham, PIT 23-23 24-26 48 95 J. Tucker, BAL 21-21 24-26 53 93 Succop, KAN 30-30 20-23 51 90 Carpenter, BUF 22-22 22-24 55 88 Folk, NYJ 16-16 24-25 50 88 Vinatieri, IND 22-22 21-24 52 85 Sturgis, MIA 23-23 20-26 54 83

NFC Leaders

Through Thursday’s games Quarterbacks Att Com Yds TD Int Foles, PHL 162 103 1554 16 0 A. Rodgers, GBY 251 168 2218 15 4 Brees, NOR 439 300 3647 28 8 R. Wilson, SEA 275 176 2362 19 6 Romo, DAL 408 262 2915 23 7 Glennon, TAM 269 168 1782 13 4 S. Bradford, STL 262 159 1687 14 4 M. Ryan, ATL 443 297 3160 18 12 M. Stafford, DET 465 274 3495 24 12 Cutler, CHI 265 167 1908 13 8 Rushers Att Yds Avg LG TD L. McCoy, PHL 213 1009 4.74 41t 5 A. Peterson, MIN 226 997 4.41 78t 10 A. Morris, WAS 195 970 4.97 45t 5 Lynch, SEA 208 925 4.45 43 9 Forte, CHI 191 851 4.46 55 7 Lacy, GBY 197 806 4.09 56 6 Gore, SNF 188 779 4.14 34t 7 Re. Bush, DET 160 737 4.61 39 2 D. Murray, DAL 125 634 5.07 41 4 Stacy, STL 141 624 4.43 35 4 Receivers No Yds Avg LG TD Garcon, WAS 75 919 12.3 44 3 B. Marshall, CHI 74 945 12.8 44 9 Cal. Johnson, DET 66 1198 18.2 87 11 J. Graham, NOR 65 946 14.6 56t 11 J. Nelson, GBY 61 947 15.5 76t 7 D. Bryant, DAL 61 835 13.7 79 8 Cruz, NYG 60 851 14.2 70t 4 Douglas, ATL 60 833 13.9 80t 2 De. Jackson, PHL 58 985 17.0 61t 7 V. Jackson, TAM 58 888 15.3 59t 5 Punters No Yds LG Avg A. Lee, SNF 58 2827 62 48.7 S. Martin, DET 47 2275 72 48.4 Nortman, CAR 46 2189 72 47.6 Weatherford, NYG60 2832 68 47.2 Bosher, ATL 41 1928 63 47.0 Morstead, NOR 38 1780 61 46.8 Hekker, STL 55 2516 63 45.7 Donn. Jones, PHL57 2588 70 45.4 Chr. Jones, DAL 61 2748 62 45.0 Locke, MIN 47 2117 65 45.0 Punt Returners No Yds Avg LG TD Dw. Harris, DAL 17 238 14.0 86t 1 Sherels, MIN 14 196 14.0 86t 1 G. Tate, SEA 31 401 12.9 71 0 Ginn Jr., CAR 16 206 12.9 41 0 Hyde, GBY 19 242 12.7 93t 1 Page, TAM 20 221 11.1 52 0 T. Austin, STL 31 269 8.7 98t 1 R. Randle, NYG 22 188 8.5 32 0 Sproles, NOR 21 147 7.0 28 0 P. Peterson, ARI 27 184 6.8 22 0 Kickoff ReturnersNo Yds Avg LG TD C. Patterson, MIN 32 1088 34.0 109t 2 Dw. Harris, DAL 22 689 31.3 90 0 Hester, CHI 34 937 27.6 80 0 Page, TAM 14 373 26.6 44 0 Dm. Johnson, PHL 17 441 25.9 33 0 Ginn Jr., CAR 17 384 22.6 38 0 Scoring Touchdowns TD RushRec RetPts J. Graham, NOR 11 0 11 0 66 Cal. Johnson, DET 11 0 11 0 66 Lynch, SEA 11 9 2 0 66 A. Peterson, MIN 11 10 1 0 66 B. Marshall, CHI 9 0 9 0 56 Ve. Davis, SNF 9 0 9 0 54 Forte, CHI 8 7 1 0 50 D. Bryant, DAL 8 0 8 0 48 Fitzgerald, ARI 8 0 8 0 48 R. Cooper, PHL 7 0 7 0 42 Kicking PAT FG LG Pts Crosby, GBY 29-29 25-29 57 104 Hauschka, SEA 32-32 24-25 53 104 Hartley, NOR 35-35 20-26 55 95 Feely, ARI 24-24 22-24 52 90 Gould, CHI 30-31 19-20 58 87 D. Bailey, DAL 32-32 18-20 53 86 Walsh, MIN 29-30 19-21 54 86 Henery, PHL 31-31 17-22 48 82 P. Dawson, SNF 32-32 16-19 55 80 Gano, CAR 30-30 16-18 55 78

Possible playoff preview as Seahawks host Saints By Tim Booth

The Associated Press

SEATTLE — In the bigger picture of the top two teams in the NFC meeting Monday night and what could be at stake in the postseason, getting a victory would be of more importance for New Orleans. As much as Drew Brees and Sean Payton have worked to change the perception of a franchise that for most of its history has struggled, there is one reality about the postseason still staring New Orleans in the face: The Saints have never won a playoff game on the road. While nothing can be clinched by the outcome Monday between the Saints (9-2) and Seahawks (10-1), New Orleans seems to understand a loss likely means the road through the NFC playoffs will go through Seattle.

“Both teams understand what we got ahead of us, what this game means to both teams,” New Orleans safety Roman Harper said. “It’s huge, and if we can get this one, we understand what it sets up for us to be able to do. It puts us in position to accomplish some things we’ve been talking about all year long. All these things are starting to build up and we’re right in the place we want to be. It’s a great opportunity for us. We’ve got a tough one on the road and it will be a great matchup for us.” Seattle understands the home-field importance, too. While the Seahawks showed last year they can win on the road in the postseason, Seattle’s only Super Bowl trip came after having home-field advantage in the playoffs in the 2005 season. A win over the Saints would leave

Seattle two games up on everyone in the NFC with tiebreakers in hand. “It feels good just with the way our team is performing. Everybody is playing together, everybody is playing for one another, and everybody is executing down the stretch,” Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman said. “Nobody is getting nervous or starting to look ahead or looking past anyone. Here are some things to watch in the Monday night showdown: Knock off the rust: The last time Seattle was on the field, it had its offensive line fully intact for the first time since the first quarter of Week 2 with the returns of Russell Okung, Breno Giacomini and Max Unger from injuries. Wilson was sacked only once, but the line was admittedly rusty in protections. The Seahawks better be at their best against the Saints, who lead the NFL

with 37 sacks. Cameron Jordan tops the Saints’ pass rush with 9½ sacks, and the Seahawks know a variety of pressures are coming from defensive coordinator Rob Ryan. “He does like to change his plan week to week so it’s a little bit harder to zero in on what he’s going to do, but it’s always aggressive and always tough,” Seattle coach Pete Carroll said. Beast mode: Marshawn Lynch’s 67-yard TD run against the Saints in the playoffs three seasons ago has been viewed over a million times on YouTube. It was a career-highlight run for Lynch, but his ability to regularly get 4 or 5 yards against the current Saints on Monday night could be critical. New Orleans’ run defense is 25th in the NFL, but the Saints are so often playing with a lead that their ability to stop the run becomes moot as opponents try

to rally. If Lynch and the Seahawks can control possession and convert drives into points, the Saints’ struggles with stopping the run could be exposed. Cornerback concern: Seattle was without starting cornerback Brandon Browner due to a groin injury. His replacement, Walter Thurmond, was suspended four games for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. The Seahawks will face the most prolific passing offense in the NFC with backup Byron Maxwell starting opposite Sherman and second-year player Jeremy Lane seeing significant playing time. “They are going to come in and play the same type of technique,” Saints coach Sean Payton said. “You don’t see something change differently in regards to how they play a certain coverage or how they play a technique.”


Patriots rally for win over Texans New England still had a first half deficit to overcome The Associated Press

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady looks to hand off during the second quarter of Sunday’s game against the Houston Texans in Houston. PATRIC SCHNEIDER/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

chance late, but the offense stalled. On fourth-and-13, Case Keenum threw an incompletion as he was being hit. Ben Tate ran for 102 yards and three touchdowns for the Texans, who haven’t won since Sept. 15. It was the first 100-yard rushing game since 2011 for Tate, who has been slowed since Oct. 20 with four broken ribs. The victory ended a threegame road skid for the Patriots, who have won their last eight December games and 16 of their last 17 in the month. The victory assured them their 13th straight winning record. “It’s a big plus,” Belichick said. “We have to find a way to win on the road. Fortunately this week we did it. The last three we were in similar situations to this and didn’t do it.” Rob Gronkowski had six receptions for 127 yards, and Julian Edelman added 101 yards receiving on nine catches. New England didn’t miss starting running back Stevan Ridley, who was not active after having fumbling problems recently. Belichick evaded questions about why

he was inactive. Keenum threw for 272 yards with an interception, and Andre Johnson had eight receptions for 121 yards. Tate’s third score came when he ran 10 yards to make it 31-28. The key play of that drive came on a 66-yard reception by rookie DeAndre Hopkins. LeGarrette Blount’s 7-yard touchdown run had given New England a 28-24 lead. Before that, Keenum put Houston back on top when he took a keeper 5 yards late in the third quarter. Brady had picked apart Houston’s secondary on a drive he finished by finding Shane Vereen wide open for a 9-yard touchdown to give New England its first lead, 21-17. Brady used a 50-yard pass to Gronkowski to get New England to the Houston 13 early in the third quarter. James Develin was hit by four Texans, but kept his feet moving and plunged into the end zone for a 1-yard score to cut the lead to 17-14. A 20-yard touchdown run by Tate extended Houston’s lead to 17-7 late in the second period.

Brady had at least five seconds to throw on a 23-yard TD pass to Gronkowski in the first quarter. Gronkowski scooped up the low throw and fell into the end zone for the score. Keenum was intercepted by rookie Logan Ryan when he threw as he was being hit on Houston’s ensuing possession. Gostkowski’s 55-yard field goal attempt that sailed wide right broke his streak of 21 straight made field goals, the second longest in team history. Tate put Houston up early on an 8-yard run and Randy Bullock made a 43-yard field goal to push the lead to 10-0. Notes u Johnson became the 15th player in NFL history to reach 900 receptions. He did it in his 150th career game, making him the second fastest to reach the mark behind Marvin Harrison, who did it in 149 games. u New England was not called for a penalty. The Patriots did the same thing on Oct. 6 in a loss at Cincinnati u Houston had four touchdowns rushing Sunday after entering the game with two this season.

Foles, 3 TDs lead Eagles over Cardinals Philly ties with Dallas for lead in NFC East


Peterson rushes 211 yards as Vikings trounce Bears in OT Colin Kaepernick, and Michael Crabtree made his long-awaited MINNEAPOLIS — Blair season debut six months after Walsh’s 34-yard field goal with Achilles tendon surgery. Kaepernick threw for 275 yards 1:43 left in overtime gave the and Frank Gore ran for a 3-yard Vikings the Vikings 23 victory after touchdown as the reigning NFC champion Niners (8-4) boosted both teams Bears 20 their position in the playoff missed kicks picture. Crabtree had a 60-yard in the extra period. catch, while Vernon Davis Adrian Peterson rushed hurdled into the end zone on a 35 times for 211 yards for the 17-yard reception. Vikings (3-8-1), who tied Green With Hall of Famer Jerry Rice Bay the previous week. Peterson in the house, Boldin made six of had two 11-yard runs on the final his receptions in the first half on drive to get well within range the way to his second-most profor Walsh, who missed a 57-yard ductive game of the year behind his 13-catch performance in the try earlier in overtime. opener against Green Bay. Walsh had to kick that one because Rhett Ellison was DoLPHINs 23, Jets 3 called for a 15-yard face-mask In East Rutherford, N.J., Ryan penalty to wipe out a 39-yard Tannehill threw for 331 yards make by Walsh that would’ve and two touchdowns, leading ended the game. Miami past the listless Jets to keep the Dolphins in the playoff PANtHeRs 27, BUCCANeeRs 6 mix. In Charlotte, N.C., Cam NewThe Dolphins (6-6) played ton threw for 263 yards and two with more of a sense of urgency touchdowns and ran for another while sending the Jets (5-7) to score, and the Panthers earned a their third straight loss. New franchise-record eighth straight York also has a quarterback conregular-season victory. troversy on its hands as Geno Newton threw touchdown Smith was benched in favor of passes to Brandon LaFell and Matt Simms after a dismal first Ted Ginn Jr. and “Superman” half. leaped over the pile for another score as the Panthers (9-3) out- FALCoNs 34, BILLs 31 In Toronto, Matt Bryant hit gained the Buccaneers 426-206. a 36-yard field goal 3 minutes The Carolina victory sets up into overtime in Buffalo’s annual a huge showdown next Sunday “home” game in Toronto. night with New Orleans with Falcons safety William Moore first place in the NFC South on set up the decisive score in a the line. back-and-fourth game by forcBeNGALs 17, CHARGeRs 10 ing a fumble on Buffalo’s secIn San Diego, Andy Dalton ond play from scrimmage. He threw a go-ahead, 21-yard punched the ball out of the arms touchdown pass to wide-open of Bills tight end Scott Chandler. A.J. Green late in the third quarCornerback Robert McClain ter and the AFC North-leading also forced a fumble on the Bills’ Bengals (8-4), coming off their final possession of regulation, bye, kept a two-game lead over when he knocked the ball out Baltimore. of the hands of receiver Stevie San Diego (5-7) lost the Johnson at the Falcons 30 with momentum it gained with a 20 seconds remaining. thrilling comeback win at KanJAGUARs 32, BRoWNs 28 sas City a week earlier and saw In Cleveland, Cecil Shorts its playoff hopes dwindle after caught a 20-yard touchdown its fourth loss in five games. pass from Chad Henne with With the score tied at 7, the 40 seconds left, rallying the Bengals got the ball after Dre Jaguars. On third-and-9, Henne Kirkpatrick ripped it away from lofted a perfect pass to the tight end Antonio Gates after a left corner for Shorts, who had reception at the Cincinnati 25, beaten cornerback Joe Haden to the Chargers’ third turnover. get open. Shorts got both feet CoLts 22, tItANs 14 down in the end zone before In Indianapolis, Adam Vinatumbling out of bounds. It was a tieri, the best clutch kicker in dream moment for Shorts, who NFL history, tied his career high grew up in Cleveland. with five field goals, including a Henne drove the Jaguars (3-9) 49-yarder to give the Colts the 80 yards in nine plays for the lead for good late in the third winning TD. quarter. GIANts 24, ReDskINs 17 Surprise starter Donald Brown In Landover, Md., Eli Manning scored on a 4-yard touchdown completed 22 of 28 passes for run with 1:56 left, giving Indianapolis (8-4) a three-game lead 235 yards, and Justin Tuck had four sacks to help shut down in the AFC South with four to play. It owns the first tiebreaker Robert Griffin III in the second thanks to a season sweep of the half Sunday night, leading the New York Giants to a 24-17 win Titans (5-7). over the Washington Redskins. Vinatieri, who will be 41 Andre Brown had a pair of later this month, bailed out the touchdown runs, including a Colts, also tying his career high 1-yarder early in the fourth quarfor field goals in a half (four) ter that put the Giants ahead for and equaling Jason Elam’s NFL good. record for 100-point seasons Griffin was 16 for 17 at half(16). time, but he went 8 for 15 in the 49eRs 23, RAMs 13 second half, and the Redskins In San Francisco, Anquan managed only 96 total yards Boldin caught nine passes from after halftime. The Associated Press

By Kristie Rieken

HOUSTON — Tom Brady was glad to escape Houston with a win. He would have been much happier if Patriots 34 his New England Texans 31 Patriots didn’t have to overcome another first-half deficit to do it. Brady threw for 371 yards and two scores, and Stephen Gostkowski made two long field goals in the fourth quarter Sunday as the Patriots rallied for a 34-31 win over Houston. “I wish we could start fast and put the foot on the gas pedal the whole way,” Brady said. New England coach Bill Belichick echoed Brady’s feelings. “It’s not the way we want to play,” he said. “Hopefully, I can find a way to coach better than I’ve done, find a way to get ahead.” The Texans’ franchiserecord skid reached 10 games. Gary Kubiak coached from the sideline for the first time since suffering a mini-stroke Nov. 3. He missed one game before working the last two games from the booth. “We’re playing hard, we’re not always playing good,” Kubiak said. “We had a lot of opportunities to make plays ourselves, just didn’t make enough.” New England overcame a 24-point first-half deficit last week to beat the Broncos 34-31 in overtime. The Patriots (9-3) trailed by 10 at halftime in this one, and the lead changed five times in a wild second half. New England tied it with a 53-yard field goal and took a 34-31 lead with another one from 53 with about three minutes left. “Whatever we’re doing is not good enough, and we can’t keep getting behind because you have to play too well in the second half to overcome,” Brady said. The Texans (2-10) had a

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“I have a lot of different responsibilities, getting used to that,” said Cole, who along with Graham was switched from defensive end to linebacker in Davis’ By Rob Maaddi 3-4 system. “Hard work pays off. Keep The Associated Press your head straight, work hard, stay humble, you’ll get it done.” PHILADELPHIA — With Nick Foles Down 24-7 after Foles threw a 24-yard leading the way, the Philadelphia Eagles TD pass to Ertz on the first series in have charged into the playoff picture. the third quarter, the Cardinals rallied. Foles threw three Palmer tossed a 23-yard TD pass to Floyd Eagles 24 touchdown passes, to cut it to 24-14 on the next series. and a tough defense Cardinals 21 A holding penalty on Kurt Coleman at the end helped the negated DeSean Jackson’s 54-yard punt Eagles hold on for a 24-21 victory over the return for a score early in the fourth. Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. Palmer then threw a 3-yard TD pass The Eagles (7-5) won their fourth to Jim Dray to get the Cardinals within a straight game to remain tied with Dallas field goal at 24-21 with 4:45 left. for first place in the NFC East. They’re “We learned a lot of lessons today, 5-1 when Foles starts. what playoff atmosphere is on the road “Big thing for Nick is his experience,” and how to overcome it, how to handle coach Chip Kelly said. “He’s getting it when bad things happen,” Cardinals better and better and making good decicoach Bruce Arians said. sions. We trust him because he’s a good decision-maker. You’re starting to see Foles drove the Eagles 78 yards late in Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer, the second quarter, tossing a 1-yard TD him grow.” Carson Palmer threw for 302 yards and left, is tackled by the Eagles’ Brandon pass to Brent Celek to make it 17-7 before Graham during the second half of three TD passes, but also had two interhalftime. Sunday’s game in Philadelphia. ceptions and lost a fumble as the CardiA 28-yard pass interference penalty on MICHAEL PEREZ/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS nals (7-5) had their four-game winning Jerraud Powers put the ball at the 1. streak snapped. Palmer connected with Larry FitzgerMcCoy ran for 79 yards and the Eagles Foles picked up where he left off in ald on a 43-yard TD pass to tie it at 7 midcontinued their worst-to-first push. They November, when he was the NFC’s way through the second quarter. were 4-12 last season in Andy Reid’s last Player of the Month and tied an NFL Fitzgerald made the catch over the year as coach. record with seven TDs in a game. middle on a third-and-20 pass, two The Cardinals took over at their The second-year pro finished 21 of defenders collided into each other and 10 with 2:08 left. But Palmer misfired 34 for 237 yards against a defense that the seven-time Pro Bowl receiver ran on third-and-5, and Bradley Fletcher came in ranked eighth in the league. untouched into the end zone. knocked down a pass to Michael Floyd Making just his 12th career start, Foles On the third play from scrimmage, set a team record for most passes without on fourth down. Cole sacked Palmer and forced a fumble “We had a chance to win it, multiple an interception (233), breaking Michael that was recovered by Bennie Logan opportunities to make plays,” Palmer Vick’s mark of 224 set in 2010. said. “You can’t come into a place like this at the Cardinals 25. Foles then tossed a He also moved within one TD pass of and play against a good team in front of a 6-yard TD pass to Ertz for a 7-0 lead. tying Peyton Manning’s record of 20 TD crowd like this and not win that battle.” passes and zero interceptions to start a Notes In a game featuring two defensive season. u RB Andre Ellington, Arizona’s leading coordinators going against former teams, rusher, didn’t play because of an injured But Foles got away with one against Bill Davis’ unit outplayed Todd Bowles’ Arizona. He was intercepted by Patrick left knee. Peterson at the Philadelphia 43 late in the group. u Cardinals are 0-8 when seeking their The Eagles have held opponents to fourth only to have the play negated by a fifth win in row since 1977. 21 points or fewer in eight straight games u Eagles S Earl Wolff missed his second holding penalty on Tyrann Mathieu. after giving up an average of 27.5 points “It wasn’t a smart decision. It was a straight game with a knee injury. per game the first four weeks. mistake,” Foles said. “I was happy there u Allen’s INT was his first since the last was a penalty. I was off-balance and Trent Cole and Brandon Graham each game of the 2011 season. threw across the middle. That’s a no-no.” had two sacks for the Eagles, who put u Eagles LB Najee Goode left the game with a hamstring injury. Zach Ertz had two TD catches, LeSean Palmer down five times.

Lead: Manning has record 41 TD passes quarter. Most of the time, Decker was Three long passes moved going against Chiefs defenthe Chiefs downfield, but Alex sive back Marcus Cooper, an Smith’s pass to Dwayne Bowe undrafted free agent who’d in the end zone on fourth-and-4 become a starter. with 1:45 left fell incomplete, Manning has 41 TD passes, allowing the Broncos to run out breaking his franchise record of the clock. 37 set last season. “Hard-fought game,” Chiefs “Sometimes, when you play coach Andy Reid said. “Two a team close to back-to-back, good football teams playing there are some ideas that are each other, and it came right fresh in your mind,” Manning down to the end.” said. “We thought there were Smith threw for 293 yards some chances to get down the and two touchdowns for Kansas field in that first game that we City, while Knile Davis returned never got to. We wanted to get a kickoff 108 yards for another to some of those plays.” score. Charles finished with The Chiefs, who lost for the 93 yards rushing. third straight week, squandered Denver won despite missing a far too many chances, including slew of injured players, includone right out of the gate when ing three starters on defense and Smith was picked off by Wesley tight end Julius Thomas, who Woodyard in the end zone. has developed into one of ManStill, Kansas City seemed to ning’s favorite red-zone options. have more energy in the first No need to worry. Decker half. more than shouldered the burThe Chiefs took the lead den. when Smith hit Junior HemingThe fourth-year pro caught way for a touchdown. And after a 41-yard touchdown pass in Decker beat Brandon Flowers the first quarter, two more TD for a tying score, Davis took the passes in the third and a short ensuing kickoff 108 yards the fade for a score in the fourth other direction.

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Otra Vez: Trash to Treasures

Wanted materials Garden supplies

Railroad ties for landscapting — call Preston at 988-1153. Medium to large barrel-style composter — call Barb at 982-0928. Containers or barrels for catching rainfall‚ call Joana at 690-2671 for St. Elizabeth Senior Shelter. Poultry manure — call Anna at 660-0756. Large ceramic saucer/dish for potted tree‚ call 603-9125. Gravel, any size — call Yolanda, 982-9273. Garden tools, especially sized for use by children — call George, 466-4988. Containers or barrels for water catchments — call Nancy, 316-1673. JuJuBe cuttings and information — call Nancy, 316-1673.


Small appliances — toasters, can openers, baking utensils, pots, pans, dishes, cookie sheets, hand mixers — for use by aster Seals El Mirador — call 429-2033. A/C unit — call 316-0602. Electric heaters — call 913-9610. Microwave and toaster oven in excellent condition — call Monte del Sol charter School at 982-5225. Working refrigerator — call Allegra at 490-2789. Microwave; heating pad for back — call Diana at 490-1027. Working sewing machine — call Patty at 424-0352. Portable washer/dryer — call Dominga, 204-5830. Large freezer — call Joe, 930-2027. Used gas stove — call Virginia, 310-0699. Working washer and dryer — call Annie, 424-9507.

Office equipment

Printer — call 316-0602. Working laptop computer — call Elizabeth at 467-9292. Late model Apple-IMac with large monitor for “Sight” person, leather office chair for lower back and arm support — call 988-1733. Lightweight cardboard or poster board — call Caro at 670-6999. Four-drawer wooden file cabinet — call 471-3040. Working laptop — call Denise, 428-8066. Working laptop for retired school teacher — call Bonnie, 417-8556. Working Laptop computer — call 510-847-9001. Late model Apple laptop — call Pat, 920-5429. Office desk, table with four chairs, laptop computer with wireless capabilities — call Guardian Angels, 920-2871.


Living room coaches, chairs, recliners, dining room tables and chairs for use by Easter Seals El Mirador — call 428-2033. Dining table, chairs — anything for household. Just moving in and need everything — call 471-7237. Kitchen table and chairs —call 316-6486. Bed — call 316-0602. Bed or roll-away bed — call 913-9610 or 204-2009. Dresser — 699-7970. Loveseat — call Pauline at 490-1761. Armoire — call Dan at 505-270-4673. TV and converter boxes — call Katrina at 216-2153. Sofa, recliner, chairs and converter box — call Richard at 216-4141. Roll-away bed — call Gloria at 471-0819. Small kitchen table — call 438-8418. Bed in good condition or sofa or loveseat — call Martha at 917-6615. Living room furniture, dining table and chairs — call Dominga, 204-5830. Outdoor lawn chair with high back — call Miriam, 699-3655.

Packing materials

Packing peanuts in bags; bubble wrap — 127 Romero St. or call Hillary, 992-8701. Packing peanuts — stop by 1424 Paseo de Peralta. Packing peanuts, bubble wrap and boxes — call John, 455-2835. Packing materials — stop by 903 W. Alameda St., or call Glenn at 986-0616.


Kitchen cabinet for small sink. Call Emmy at 471-3855. Coyote fence material — call 989-1388. Coyote fencing latillas, mortar, cinder block — Gentle Souls Sanctuary, Inc. Send email to Windows needed to replace those lost in house fire — call 316-0602. Large ceramic sewer pipes — call Adam at 989-1388. Disabled woman looking for used material to build deck on her home — call Beatrice at 310-5234. Fencing material (wire or wood) for nonprofit to benefit help people who can’t afford fencing for their pets. — call Jane at 4661525. Coyote fence and gate for garden of retiree — call 603-9125. Wooden spools (2-foot or 3-foot) — call Joe, Cornerstone Books at 473-0306 or 438-2446. A shed to house school and community garden resources, plus lumber, untreated, to build raised garden beds for Earth Care — send email to or call 983-6896. Solar electric hot water panels, pumps and controls. Used or new metal roofing, any thickness. Send email to or call Sean, 505-660-8835.

Food banks and shelters Bienvenidos Outreach: 1511 Fifth St. Call 986-0583. Food pantry is open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The Food Depot: 1222 Siler Road. Website is or call 505-471-1633. The depot is open from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Kitchen Angels: 1222 Siler Road. The website is or call 471-7780. Intertfaith Community Shelter: 2801 Cerrillos Road. Email to or call 795-7494. St. Elizabeth Shelter: 804 Alarid St. Website is Call 982-6611. Youth Shelters and Family Services: 5686 Agua Fría St. Web site is Call 983-0586. Food for Santa Fe, Inc.: 1222 Siler Road. Website is Distribution of grocery items in bags — while supplies are available — is from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Thursdays. Send email to Earth Care needs a shed to store school and community garden resourses as well as untreated lumber to build raised garden beds. Send email to or call 983-6896. Used or new metal roofing, any thickness — send email to or call Sean at 505-660-8835. Stucco, chicken wire and fencing material in small pieces — call Nancy at 316-1673. Culvert — call George, 204-1745. Used cedar posts, used brick and stone; will work for material — call Daniel, 505-920-6537. Old cedar fencing material, good for buring or small projects, mostly broken pieces — call 310-0777. Mirrored closet or shower doors, fencing — call Lee, 231-7851. Nonprofit restoring a 1870s cemetery and needs electric generator, cement mixer, small tractor and trailer — call Ted, 505-718-5060. Used solar panels‚ send email to Virginia_Garcia or call Virginia at 316-0699.

School needs

Pedometers for PE classes at elementary school — call Christina at 467-1238. Neon light tubes for nonprofit school — call Bill at 466-7708. Therapy program needs arts supplies — markers, watercolors, paints, drawing paper, beeds — call Alicia at 901-7541.

Animal needs

Cat items, cat food and cat litter — call 316-0602. Chain-link panels or complete chain-link for use in dog and cat enclosures. Donation may be tax-deductible. Send email to or call 316-2281. Galvanized aluminum stock feeders — used is fine — call 774-400-4646. Small fish tank with bubbler — call Pauline at 4901-1761. Plastic pet carriers in usable condition needed for rescue organization. Send email to or call Felines & Friends at 505-316-3381. Bird bath — call Gloria at 471-0819. Hamster cage — call Diana at 231-9921. Washable dog beds for medium-sized dogs and large cat condo/ climbing tree — call Merlyne, 204-4148. Dog crate — call Cari at 983-0708. Crates, fencing, grooming tables and supplies — call Joan-ann at Dog Rescue Program, 983-3739.


Children’s clothing for girl size 5t and boy size 12-months to year — call Jennifer at 795-9818. Scraps or skeins of yarn, wool, mohair, alpaca or novelty yarns and knitting needles — call Peggy at 424-8215. Men’s clothes, medium-sized shirts, 30 x 30 pants; women’s clothes, size 13 — call 216-4141. Blankets; women’s clothes, size 9 — call 470-8853. Stationary bike — call 316-6486. Swamp cooler — call 913-9610 or 204-2009. Mother needs a massage table, sheets, face cradle sheets, to earn income for her family — call 505-510-2204. Mason or Ball jars, any size — call 982-5781. Reading books — call 699-7970. Treadmill and other exercise equipment for 58-year-old patient with heart condition — call David at 707-337-7642. Mobility scooter — call Elizabeth at 467-9292. Chimney flue, new or used — call 989-1388. Nonprofit needs small, economical 4-door automobile with 4-wheel drive — call YRAYA at 986-8518. Twin sized bedding and sheets — call Katrina at 216-2153. Clothes for family: Mother wears womens size 8-11; 4-year-old girl wears size 4; newborn infant boy wears size 3-6 months — call Jennifer at 310-1420. Blankets — callDiane at 231-9921. Masks from anywhere — call Katrina at 216-2153 or 699-4097. Mens ties, clean, for retiree nonprofit art project — call 438-7761. Moving to new apartment and need cookware, dishes, small kitchen appliances, bathroom items and other basics — call Richard, 216-4141. Third backseat for a 2002 Yukon XL — call Cecilia, 505-438-8414. Pair of white triple-strapped genuine leather Coaster sandals, Size 7 or larger — call Mather, 505-204-2836. Floor buffer for The Salvation Army — call Viola or Lt. Cisneros at 988-8054. Bean bags or church school — call Cecilia, 439-8418. Blue sapphire Bombay gin bottles for yard project — call Jean,

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795-2589. Exercise bike — call Diana at 930-4536 or 501-1980. Old license plates for crafts — call Karen at 466-6664. RV needed for nonprofit — send email to or call 505-819-3913. Materials to make blankets for shelters — call Irene, 983-4039. Nonprofit looking for scrap paper, standard 8.5 x 11 inch sized. It can be printed on one side or hold-punched, but not crumpled or stapled — call Allayne at 989-5362, ext. 103. Yarn for crochet and knitting needed for Santa Fe nonprofit — call Fab, 471-0546. Nonprofit in need of a travel trailer or motor home in good condition — call Dee at 505-720-3521.

Available materials Garden supplies

Horse manure; free tractor loading — call Arrowhead Ranch, 424-8888. Organic horse manure — call Barbara, 471-3870. Horse manure (you haul) — call Barbara, 466-2552.


GE Profile double oven, 1 convection; GE Spacemaker Microwave XL 1400; Raypak boiler; and 50-gallon water heater from American Water Heater Company —call Nina at 577-3751.


Queen-sized bed and full-sized beds in good condition — call Richard at 216-4141. Sofa/couch, SW quality construction, peach linen — call 474-7005.

Packing materials

Moving boxes — call 670-7079. Boxes and packing paper — call 424-3201.


Stucco and windows — leave message at 505-316-0602. Lava rock in medium and large sizes — call Tom or Judy at 4745210. Large pile of gravel, used on roofs — Send email to ctashel@q. com. Fluorescent light fixture, 4-feet long, white — send email to Six wooden pallets — call 690-9853. Two gallons of flat latex paint in blue and mauve — call 982-1174.

Office equipment

Wooden desk — call 438-8418. Brother fax, phone and copier model 775 — call 690-6119. HP Photo Smart Model D7560 — call 983-3838. Office desks in good condition —466-1525. Three business phones in good condition — Gabe, 466-0999.


Sony color TV, 31-inch analog CRT. Needs conversion box for HD digital channels — call 505-983-2687, ext. 106. VCR — call 490-5454. Vintage skis with bamboo poles, one adult and one child, great for decorating — call Rick at 505-919-8890. VHS tapes of Sunday Morning with Charles Kuralt — call 988-7107. Wood shipping pallets, empty cable spool — some metal and some wood — call Firebird at 983-5264. Encyclopedias — call 983-1380. Nylon 50-lb. sacks — call Dan at 455-2288, ext. 101. Used baling twine — call Arrowhead Ranch at 424-8888.

HOw TO GeT An iTeM liSTed Anything listed must be given away — not sold. Listings are free. To list a material, call 955-2215 or send a fax to 9552118. You also can send information — including your name, address and telephone number — to: Keep Santa Fe Beautiful Trash to Treasures, 1142 Siler Road, Santa Fe, N.M. 87507. You also can send an e-mail to: Information is due by Friday afternoon. Please note: The Santa Fe New Mexican publishes the information but does not handle additions, deletions or changes. Information could be outdated as items moved quickly in this listing.

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City flubs accounting of fees for speed SUV citations paid people who Dozens of default notices were sent By Julie Ann


Mexican Fe by the Santa got nailed SUV” doing about Joseph Sovcik “speed Street Galisteo on stretch of Police Department’s School early a 25 mph 38 mph on Elementary last year. near E.J. Martinez the city morning check, and got a a Saturday he the fine by Sovcik paid in early December, fee because Then fora penalty cashed it. would be he owed letter saying late, and his case was his check a collections agency. who were of people later warded to of dozens SUV, paid up and He’s one by the speednotices of default. ticketed erroneous Robbin acknowledged Trafreceived Anthony Santa Fe Police Capt. problems in the he’s corsaid the accounting Program and exact number fic OperationsHe’s not sure the STOP not, but rected them. paid their automated they had who the of people got letters stating calls about tickets and he got many phone he admittedthis year. includfrom issue early of the default notices, resulted A number by Sovcik, mailed to the received or ing the onemade at City Hall the bank but not into Robpayments keeping, were deposited early city that to police for record during the forwarded Others originated Page A-9 bin said. CITATIONS, Please see

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living from the neighborshortage their through natural-gas about the Co. crews came report MondayMexico Gas a TV news by when New MEXICAN NEW listen to passed in They were BY NATALIE GUILLÉN/THE Residents Ellen Cavanaugh, VilPueblo. PHOTOS Pajarito housemate, San Ildefonso relight pilots. and his lage, outside home near gas lines and John Hubbard to clear their frigid San Ildefonso room of the weekend post Pueblo, hopes hood over signs in their of having gas service Matlock back By Staci turned Mexican have The New on. Despite Gas Co. may calls repeated ew Mexico in its power Mexico left more to New some done everything crisis that Gas Co., are to avert the homes and busifew residents than 25,000 gas for the last still depending natural the emerwoodon their stoves, nesses without or ask it didn’t communicate burning and days, but enough to its customers have, fireplaces gency fast help when it should Energy for space heaters the state on the House said for warmth. legislators


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Committee some Resources and Natural the comMonday. also asked in towns The committeeclaims offices help resito better pany to establish the crisis affected by will be seeking compensation natural-gas during the dents who suffered Gas Co. officials for losses Mexico link on the outage. New phone line and running. said a claimswebsite is up and New Mexico company’s than two hours, legislators’ For more answered week’s caused last Gas representatives about whatduring bitterly cold questions Natural from El Pasothe huge service interruption An official weather. that manages gas across company Gas, the pipeline delivering interstate also spoke. a lot more the Southwest, Gas purchased New Mexico Page A-10 CRISIS, Please see State 2011 LEGISLATURE cut for the

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and his housemate, their fireplacetheir in front of John Hubbard Near huddled stay warm. plea to naugh, were trying to morning away Monday they’ve posted a handwritten do not go front gate, saying, “Please the gas company,us with no gas.” 75, live in Pajaleave both again and San Ildefonso and Cavanaugh, Hubbard small inholding on a rito Village, west of the Rio Grande. Pueblo just

Terrell Mexican state employfor natural after “nonessential” confuLast week, home to ease demand was some sent ees were utility crisis, there a gas amid

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in North16,000 people without natural among the were still They are days of Mexico whohomes, despite five expected ern New their snow With more than 20 pergas for heating less temperatures. relit freezing a fourth of Taos and had been today, only Arriba County villages Gas Co. put cent of Rio Monday. New Mexico and pipefiton plumbers by noon to licensed on meters. out a message them turn ters to help Lucia Sanchez, public-information Page A-10 Meanwhile, FAMILIES, Please see

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Obituaries Victor Manuel 87, Feb. 4 Baker, Martinez, Lloyd “Russ” Ortiz, 92, Friday, Ursulo V. Feb. 5 Jan. 25 offiup for work Santa Fe, not showingfrom top department Sarah Martinez leave for Erlinda Ursula was to e-mails New Mexican. Esquibel Feb. 2 just who according said “Ollie” by The Lucero, 85, Mahesh agency about to return to Oliver Phillip cials obtained spokesman S.U. many workleast one 4 sion in at and who was expected Gay, Feb. PAGE A-11 Departmenthe didn’t know howFriday. were “Trudy” on “essential” that afternoon Gertrude Santa Fe, next day. Monday their jobs when state a work the return to who on Thursday Lawler, 90, ers didn’t by late Thursday began Thursday because of Employees Feb. 3 “nonessential” by Gov. Susana The situation told to go home considered “essential” were Page A-9 deemed employees had been administration. means CONFUSION, 28 pages Two sections, Please see apparently Martinez’s confusion Department No. 38 The resulting and Revenue 162nd year, No. 596-440 a day of personal Taxation Publication B-7 some state will be docked for Local business employees Out B-8

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sfnm«classifieds LEGALS CITY OF SANTA FE NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that the Governing Body of the City of Santa Fe will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at its regular City Council Meeting, 7:00 p.m. session, at City Hall Council Chambers, 200 Lincoln Avenue.

LEGALS q Santa Fe, NM 87507 personal Representative to the Estate of Joe Vela, Deceased Respectfully Submitted by: /s/ Carol A. Neelley, Carol A. Neelley, P.C. Attorney for Diana S. Vela 233 Johnson Street Santa Fe, NM 87501. ph:505982-9251 Fax:505-9838317

Legal# 96102 Published in The SanThe purpose of this ta Fe New Mexican hearing is to discuss on: December 2 and a request from IXEN, 9, 2013 LLC for a Restaurant Liquor License (Beer FIRST JUDICIAL DISand Wine On-Premise TRICT COURT Consumption Only) to COUNTY OF SANTA be located at L’Olivi- FE er, 229 Galisteo STATE OF NEW MEXStreet, Santa Fe. ICO All interested citizens NO. D-101-CV-2013are invited to attend 01320 this public hearing. COUNTY OF SANTA Legal# 96046 FE, ex rel. Published in the San- SANTA FE COUNTY ta Fe New Mexican SHERIFF’S DEPARTDecember 2 and 9, MENT, 2013 Plaintiff, FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT COUNTY OF SANTA FE STATE OF NEW MEXICO





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guel County Courthouse, 500 W. National Ave, Suite 201, Las Vegas, New Mexico or other designated area at the County of San Miguel Offices on the following:

Robert J. Sandoval Petitioner/Plaintiff,



ONE BROWN 1977 VOLKSWAGON VAN VIN NO. 2272108094 NEW MEXICO LIIN THE MATTER OF CENSE NO. 465PAC, Defendant. THE ESTATE OF Joe Vela, DECEASED. NOTICE OF SUIT No.No-101-P B-2013TO: RAYMOND L. 00181 SELF, JR. NOTICE TO The above-captioned CREDITORS NOTICE IS HEREBY action has been filed GIVEN that the under- to seek forfeiture of signed has been ap- the above-described pointed personal rep- motor vehicle. If no resentative of this es- response is filed on tate. All persons hav- or before 30 days afing claims against ter the last publicathis estate are re- tion date, judgment quired to present by default will be entheir claims within tered against you in two(2) months after favor of the Plaintiff. the date of the first publication of this no- The name and adtice, or the claims will dress of Plaintiff’s atbe forever barred. torney: Timothy J. Claims must be pre- Vigil, Counsel for Sansented either to the ta Fe County Sheriff’s undersigned personal Department, P.O. Box representative at the 276, or 102 Grant Aveaddress listed below nue, Santa Fe, New or filed with the First Mexico 87504, (505) Judicial District Court 986-6279. of Santa Fe, County, New Mexico, located WITNESS the HONOat the following ad- RABLE RAYMOND Z. dress: 4505 Calle ORTIZ, District Judge Turquesa, Santa Fe of the First Judicial District Court of the New Mexico 87507 Dated: October 4, State of New Mexico, and the Seal of the 2013 District Court of San/s/Diana S. Vela Signature of Personal ta Fe County, this date of November 18, Representative 4505 Calle Turquesa 2013.





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The above-captioned action has been filed to seek forfeiture of the above-described motor vehicle. If no response is filed on or before 30 days after the last publication date, judgment by default will be entered against you in favor of the Plaintiff.

vs. Jesse Sandoval Misty Sandoval Respondent/Defendant.

No.: Those interested par-

Case D101DM201300770

NOTICE OF PENDENCY OF SUIT STATE OF NEW MEXICO Jesse Sandoval, Misty Sandoval. GREETINGS: You are hereby notified that Robert J. Sandoval, the above-named Petitioner, has filed a civil action against you in the above-entitled Court and cause, The general object thereof being: Kindship Gaurdenship Unless you enter your appearance in this cause within thirty (30) days of the date of the last publication of this Notice, judgment by default may be entered against you. Robert J. Sandoval Petitioner/Plaintiff 2531 Camino Espuela Address Santa Fe, NM 87505 City, State, Zip 505-474-5702 Phone Number WITNESS this Honorable Sylvia LaMar, District Judge of the First Judicial District Court of New Mexico, and the Seal of the District Court of Santa Fe County, this 20 day of November, 2013.

The name and address of Plaintiff’s attorney: Timothy J. Vigil, Counsel for Santa Fe County Sheriff’s Department, P.O. Box 276, or 102 Grant Avenue, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504, (505) STEPHEN T. PACHECO 986-6279. CLERK OF THE DISTRICT WITNESS the HONORABLE RAYMOND Z. ORTIZ, District Judge of the First Judicial District Court of the State of New Mexico, and the Seal of the District Court of Santa Fe County, this date of November 18, 2013. Legal #96038 Published in the Santa Fe New Mexican on December 2, 9, and 16, 2013

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ties may obtain an Invitation for Competitive Sealed Proposals packet at the County Manager’s Office located on the 2nd Floor of the San Miguel County Courthouse, 500 W. National Ave. Suite 201, Las Vegas, New Mexico or by emailing gmedina@smcounty. net. Mailed proposals should be addressed to Les W. J. Montoya, County Manager, San Miguel County, 500 W. National Ave., Suite 201, Las Vegas, New Mexico, 87701, with the envelope marked: PRO POSAL FOR COUNTY LEGAL SERVICES on the lower left hand corner of the envelope. Faxed and/or emailed proposals will not be accepted. It shall be the responsibility of the person(s) submitting a proposal to see that their proposals is delivered to the County Manager’s office by the date and time set for this Invitation for Proposals. If the mail or delivery of the proposal is delayed beyond the opening date and time, the proposal thus delayed will not be considered. A public opening will be held and any person submitting a proposal or their authorized representative is invited to attend.

Legal #96171 Published in The Santa Fe New Mexican on No- The County of San Mireserves the vember 25, December 2 guel right to reject any/or and 9, 2013.

all proposals.

INVITATION FOR COMPETITIVE SEALED PROPOSALS The County of San Miguel, New Mexico will open sealed proposals on Wednesday, December 27, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. in the County Manager’s Office located on the 2nd floor of the San Mi-


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p PUBLIC ed in various accessible formats. Please contact our office at THE NEW MEXICO 342-7600 if a summary or other type of acLOTTERY AUTHORITY cessible format is Special Board Meet- needed. ing Wednesday, DeSylvia Jaramillo cember 04, 2013 Acting Chief ExecuPursuant to the Open tive Officer Meetings Act of New Mexico, Section 10- Legal#96108 15-3(B), notice is Published in the Sanhereby given that the ta Fe New Mexican New Mexico Lottery on: December 2, 2013 Authority Board of Directors will hold a NOTICE OF PUBLIC Special Board Meet- SALE ing on Wednesday, December 04, at 4:00 NOTICE IS HEREBY p.m. The meeting will GIVEN THAT THE FOLbe held at New Mexi- LOWING PROPERTY co Lottery Headquar- SHALL BE SOLD AT ters, located at 4511 PUBLIC AUCTION ON Osuna Road NE, in Al- THE 13th DAY OF Debuquerque, New Mex- cember, 2013 at 12 ico. One or more NOON AT AZTEC SELF members of the STORAGE, 7521 OLD Board of Directors AIRPORT RD.SANTA FE may participate by , NM 87507 IN SATISmeans of telephonic FACTION OF LEIN IN communication. ACCORDANCE WITH THE NEW MEXICO Items included on the SELF STORAGE ACT. proposed agenda: NAME: Eliseo Arvidres FY 13 Financial Audit Chavez Report, Consideration ADDRESS: 46 Juniper of Approval of Pro- SANTA FE, NM 87507 posed Candidate for UNIT: C18 Interim CEO, Approval CONTENTS: Wooden of CEO Position De- door, throw rug, scription, Position queen size mattress, Announcement, Re- kids guitar, misc. lated Documents and items. Timeline. Legal#96066 Please note the agen- Published in the Sanda is subject to ta Fe New Mexican change. A final agen- on: November 25 and da will be available to December 2, 2013 the public at least 72 hours prior to the NOTICE OF PUBLIC meeting. Please note SALE that agenda items may be taken out of Notice is hereby givsequence at the dis- en that the following cretion of the Chair. property shall be sold All items on agenda at public auction on may result in Board Wednesday the 11th action. of December 2013 after 12:00 PM at Santa The New Mexico Lot- Fe Self Storage tery Authority’s 1501 Third Street SanBoard of Directors’ ta Fe NM 87505 505meetings are open to 983-6600 the public and your in satisfaction of the attendance is wel- lein in accordance comed. If you are an with the New Mexico individual with a dis- Self Storage Act. ability who is in need of a reader, amplifier, Patrick Serrano qualified sign lan- 2500 Rancho Siringo guage interpreter, or Drive any other form of Santa Fe New Mexico auxiliary aid or serv- 87505 ice to attend or par- Unit # 709 ticipate in the meeting, please contact Contents: Fishing Wilma Atencio at 342- Rods, Lamps, Chest 7651 at least one of Drawers Excercise week prior to the Machine, Misc Plastic meeting or as soon containers, Camping as possible. Public Chairs, Cooler, Speakdocuments, including ers, Wicker Shelf, the agenda and mi- Painting, Office Chair, nutes, can be providNOTICE OF MEETING




g y Steel Cabinet, desk follows: A portion of wall type unit ,etc.. Lot 22 Section 32, Township 17 North, Legal#95980 Range 9 East, Published in the San- N.M.P.M., described ta Fe New Mexican as follows: Beginning November 25, Decem- at the northeast corber 2, 2013 ner of the tract herein described, which is also the northeast STATE OF NEW corner of said Lot 22; MEXICO COUNTY OF SANTA FE thence S.17deg. 14’ 03" East, 400.36 feet FIRST JUDICIAL to the southeast corDISTRICT ner of the tract herein Case No. D-101-CV- described, also being the southeast corner 2013-01827 of said Lot 22; thence REVERSE MORTGAGE along the south boundary of said Lot 22 SOLUTIONS, INC., S.89 deg. 47’ 30" W., 114.0 feet to the Plaintiff, southwest corner of v. the tract herein deTHE UNKNOWN HEIRS, scribed; thence N.17 DEVISEES, OR deg. 19’ W, 399.89 feet LEGATEES OF BETTY to a point on the LOU MCMILLIN, DE- north boundary of CEASED, UNITED said Lot 22 being the STATES OF AMERICA northwest corner of BY AND THROUGH the tract herein deTHE SECRETARY OF scribed; thence along HOUSING AND URBAN the north boundary of DEVELOPMENT, THE said Lot 22 N.89 deg. UNKNOWN SURVIV- 35’ E., 114.0 feet to the ING SPOUSE OF BETTY point and place of becontaining LOU MCMILLIN, IF ginning, ANY, KRISTINA one acre more or HARRIGAN, ABIGAIL less. All as shown on WALKER, NICHOLE plat of survey by ArF. Brown, GURRIELLO, CHRISTO- thur Number PHER MCMILLIN AND P.E.&L.S. 1111, dated October MELISSA MCMILLIN 22, 1967, LESS AND GREEN, E X C E P T I N G THEREFROM all that Defendant(s). certain portion of land conveyed to the NOTICE OF SUIT City of Santa Fe by STATE OF New Mexico Warranty Deeds, reto the above-named corded in Book 690, Defendants The Un- page 880, and in Book known Heirs, 690, page 882, records Devisees, or Legatees of Santa Fe County, of Betty Lou McMillin, New Mexico. deceased, The Unknown Surviving Unless you serve a Spouse of Betty Lou pleading or motion in McMillin, if any and response to the comChristopher McMillin. plaint in said cause on or before 30 days after the last publicaGREETINGS: tion date, judgment You are hereby noti- by default will be enfied that the above- tered against you. named Plaintiff has filed a civil action Respectfully against you in the Submitted, CASTLE LAW above-entitled Court THE and cause, the gener- GROUP, LLC al object thereof being to foreclose a mortgage on proper- By: /s/ __Steven J. ty located at 3822 L u c e r o __ ElectroniQuail View Lane, San- cally Filed ta Fe, NM 87507, San- Steven J. Lucero ta Fe County, New 20 First Plaza NW, Mexico, said property Suite 602 NM being more particu- Albuquerque, 87102 larly described as: Telephone: (505) 848The following descri- 9500 bed real estate sit- Fax: (505) 848-9516 uate, lying and being Attorney for Plaintiff in the County of Santa Fe, State of New NM13-01210_FC01 Mexico, more particularly described as Legal #96170 Published in The Santa Fe New Mexican on 25, DecemContinued... November ber 2 and 9, 2013.

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Monday, December 2, 2013 THE NEW MEXICAN


TIME OUT Horoscope


The stars show the kind of day you’ll have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult

HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, Dec. 2, 2013: This year you express unusual creativity and magnetism. As a result, a plethora of possibilities open up. A fellow Sagittarius has a lot of helpful information. ARIES (March 21-April 19) HHH Keep reaching out to someone at a distance. You will be far more detached from a situation that seems to be triggering others. Tonight: Run a holiday errand or two. TAURUS (April 20-May 20) HHHHH You might want to listen to others more carefully. Note what is not being said as well as what is being said. Tonight: Be mysterious. GEMINI (May 21-June 20) HHHHH Others want to dominate. Let them be in control, or encourage them to think that they are. Tonight: A must appearance. CANCER (June 21-July 22) HHHH You might want to approach a matter totally differently. Brainstorm with associates if you don’t see the most effective solution. Tonight: Out late. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) HHHH Consider that maybe you are not meant to “settle in.” Your unusual, creative and dynamic thinking might not be able to flourish in the status quo. Tonight: Be a wild thing. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) HHHH Be willing to take a stand, even if you’re advised otherwise. You could be exhausted by a certain situation and your quest to find the right answer. Tonight: Into the wee hours.

Super Quiz Take this Super Quiz to a Ph.D. Score 1 point for each correct answer on the Freshman Level, 2 points on the Graduate Level and 3 points on the Ph.D. Level.

Subject: BELLS (e.g., Inventor of the telephone. Answer: Alexander Graham Bell.) FRESHMAN LEVEL 1. Term for trousers with legs that flare out. Answer________ 2. In days gone by, in what venue might you have seen a bell captain? Answer________ 3. Philadelphia’s famous bell. Answer________ GRADUATE LEVEL 4. For what ritual were “bell, book and candle” traditionally used? Answer________

5. Describe a bell curve. Answer________ 6. Identify Big Ben. Answer________ PH.D. LEVEL 7. What is campanology? Answer________ 8. What instrument consists of at least 23 cast-bronze, cup-shaped bells? Answer________ 9. Name of a U.S.-based former manufacturer of motion-picture machinery. Answer________


1. Bell-bottom trousers. 2. Hotel (supervisor of bellboys). 3. Liberty Bell. 4. Excommunication. 5. A large rounded peak tapering away at each end (normal distribution). 6. The bell in the clock tower of the Houses of Parliament, London. 7. The study of bells. 8. Carillon. 9. Bell & Howell. SCORING: 18 points — congratulations, doctor; 15 to 17 points — honors graduate; 10 to 14 points — you’re plenty smart, but no grind; 4 to 9 points — you really should hit the books harder; 1 point to 3 points — enroll in remedial courses immediately; 0 points — who reads the questions to you? (c) 2013 Ken Fisher


LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) HHHHH Reach out to a dear friend whom you always enjoy. This person might have a different perspective that you often need to hear. Tonight: A meeting could go late.

Ex-wife is invited to family gatherings Dear Annie: In 1988, I had a wife and three beautiful children. Then my wife decided to be “liberated.” She wanted to spread her wings and be independent. She engaged me in a particularly acrimonious divorce and lived on child and spousal support until she discovered that being independent was not working for her. She remarried and moved my children hundreds of miles away, effectively excising them from my life, even though she admits I was a great father. Needless to say, I harbor considerable animosity toward her. I’ve since remarried a wonderful woman. My children are grown and starting their own families. I recognize that I must endure the unpleasantness of having to see my ex at my children’s weddings, etc., but I never expected that my brother and sister would invite my ex to their own children’s weddings and other family functions. I feel that because my ex divorced me, she is no longer a part of my family and should not be invited to attend family gatherings. I have made this point very clear to my siblings, along with the fact that seeing my ex causes me significant pain. Further, my new wife feels she’s being upstaged by my ex at these events. Yet, my siblings insist on including this woman. Is it unrealistic for me to believe that when my ex divorced me, she also divorced my family? Am I expecting too much to ask that my siblings not embrace the woman who devastated my life? — Divorced in Oregon Dear Oregon: Sorry to say, but what your siblings do is not something you can dictate. Their children may still consider this woman to be their aunt, and their relationship to her does not include the bitterness and rancor you are hanging onto. Please let it go. Allowing your ex to rattle you after all these years gives her power over you. You don’t have to enjoy her company, but you can

Sheinwold’s bridge

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) HHH A risk or an offer might not be the best path. You easily could make a mistake. You will see life from a renewed perspective if you honor boundaries. Tonight: Your treat. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) HHHHH If you are honest with yourself, you might not be sure as to which way to head with a personal matter. Tonight: As you like it. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) HHH Know when it is necessary to take a back seat. The unexpected will continue to be the theme. You know what is best for you. Tonight: Take a deep breath, then decide. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) HHHH A financial matter could be undermining you, if you allow it to. Look at your long-term personal goals before you take action. Tonight: Celebrate a new beginning. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) HHHH Take a stand. Your instincts will help you follow through on an important matter. You might feel pressured to process a problem. Tonight: No risk-taking. Jacqueline Bigar


Chess quiz

The Cryptoquip is a substitution cipher in which one letter stands for another. If you think that X equals O, it will equal O throughout the puzzle. Single letters, short words and words using an apostrophe give you clues to locating vowels. Solution is by trial and error. © 2013 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.

WHITE TO PLAY Hint: Scourge on the diagonal. Solution: 1. Qh3ch! Kg8 2. Qe6ch! (followed by Qxe4) etc.

Today in history Today is Monday, Dec. 2, the 336th day of 2013. There are 29 days left in the year. Today’s highlight in history: On Dec. 2, 1859, militant abolitionist John Brown was hanged for his raid on Harpers Ferry the previous October. Artist Georges-Pierre Seurat was born in Paris.

Hocus Focus

work on making her presence insignificant. Dear Annie: Two years ago, my father and his wife became irritated with me and cut me out of their lives. When I became pregnant several months later, they got back in touch because they wanted to be a part of the baby’s life. My husband recently returned to college, and so we moved back into my mother’s house in order to save money. This angered my father and his wife, who said I am a bad mother and need to grow up. They shut me out again. My parents have been divorced for a long time. I was never close to my father or his new family. Dad is not a particularly nice guy, but I feel I should keep in contact. Now I’m wondering whether it’s worth trying to mend this relationship, or should I just admit it’s toxic and cut my losses? — Had Enough in Michigan Dear Michigan: This doesn’t have to be either-or. You don’t have to turn yourself into a pretzel to stay in his good graces, but you also don’t need to cut him out entirely. Send him photos of the baby. Invite him to the birthday parties. But otherwise, limit contact and learn to ignore his criticisms. Dear Annie: I read the letter from “Too Late To Try Again,” whose relative cut her off without explanation. The same thing happened to me. I attended a family reunion in Michigan four years ago. A cousin’s wife was the organizer, and I thought she did a great job. The next year, I didn’t receive an invitation. I contacted the wife, who blocked me on Facebook. I then contacted my cousin, who said, “The invitation was probably lost.” But when it happened the next two years, I knew it was intentional. I haven’t a clue what I did, but I’m glad I read that column. It saved me years of frustration. — Thankful in Kansas



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