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 Jan 28 - Feb 3, 2010 
The King of Weather: Channel 4 weatherman Steve Stucker talks about Albuquerque views and Groundhog Day.
NEWS/OPINION
As New Mexico struggles to prosecute under its 2008 human trafficking law, the Attorney General's Office says it has long believed human slavery is an issue the state faces.
MUSIC
In a web exclusive interview, Béla Fleck discusses Africa and the history of the Banjo.
Websclusive: Béla on Banjos
Read the interview here!
FOOD
The intoxicating (yet booze-less) Siam Café is the keeper of the best red curry and green booths in Albuquerque.
FILM & TV
Tigers with switchblades? Sharks with lasers? Angels with machine guns? In the case of Legion, awesomeness squared isn't so awesome.
ARTS/LIT
Elizabeth Gilbert finds herself hitched in her follow-up to the wildly popular, Oprah-approved Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia.
FREE WILL ASTROLOGY

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Music

Rooster Roundabout: This week’s music highlights

Writer Mark Lopez muses on Nelly’s genre flip, grown listeners and a Nina Simone documentary.

news

The Daily Word in Ben E. King's passing, inmate art and a two-faced calf

The Daily Word

Singer Ben E. King, noted for his amazing songs “Stand By Me” and “There Goes My Baby,” has died at the age of 76. RIP, good sir.

The Justice Department is putting $20 million into a nationwide program to increase the use of body cameras worn by police officers. Just make sure you teach them how to turn them on.

New Mexico's State Auditor, Tim Keller, found a pattern of perks and consulting work between former APD chief Ray Schultz and Taser International and has forwarded his findings to prosecutors.

A teenager from Weatherford, Texas, has received a 45-year prison sentence for fatally shooting his sister and mother.

Prison inmates are gearing up to sell their art at the second annual Craftsmanship and Trades fair at the penitentiary in Santa Fe tomorrow. The money raised will go to their families and the victims they hurt. It goes from 9am to 4pm and costs $5 to attend.

KOAT shared a list of the 10 best breakfast burritos in New Mexico!

District Attorney Kari Brandenburg fears for her safety after filing murder charges against two APD officers.

A calf named Annabel was born this past Monday in Florida. Oh, and it has two faces.

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Wildlife West Nature Park Wind Festival

The skies will be filled with colorful kites of all shapes and sizes throughout the weekend. Take your own kite, or buy one at the festival.
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