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Weekly Alibi
 Jan 27 - Feb 2, 2005 
Here Comes the Sun
The time for conservation, greater energy efficiency and a conversion to renewable energy has finally arrived in New Mexico. That is, the bills are on the table in the Legislature this session.
NEWS/OPINION
News Feature
With no help from the Bush administration--but plenty from Europe, Japan, New York and California--solar power is edging into the mainstream.
City Animal Shelter Still Under Fire
Albuquerque pet lovers are calling for more mayoral action and less photo ops with fuzzy animals.
MUSIC
Music to Your Ears
Which local blues joint has finally hit the red? Tune into this week's Music to your Ears for all the latest noteworthy music news around the 505.
FOOD
Know Your Ingredients
According to ancient folklore, The Ingredient Riddle of the Sphinx goes something like this: If olive oil is made from olives and truffle oil comes from truffles, then canola oil must come from ... broccoli?
FILM & TV
Million Dollar Baby
Despite myriad cheering critics in its corner, Million Dollar Baby has about the same cinematic effect as The Hurricane meets The Next Karate Kid.
ARTS/LIT
Gallery Review: Tools of the Trade
Don't let the fruity title throw you off. Four Distinguished Artists at the KiMo Theatre Gallery is a quality show with not a monocle to be seen.

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The Daily Word in a 9-year-old's arrest, an Austin shooting and Barbie's decline

The Daily Word

An Ohio teacher is recovering from her sixth surgery after four teens dropped a 4.5lb rock on her car and crushed her skull.

Forget Barbie. It's all about the Frozen toys this year.

Today, the UN Committee Against Torture urged the US to “fully investigate and prosecute police brutality and shootings of unarmed black youth.”

Due to an injunction for acting like a taxi company, Uber has suspended its transportation operations in Nevada.

Police in Austin, Texas, fatally shot a man who opened fire on several government buildings.

KRQE's got you covered of you wanna read a little about Black Friday before venturing out into the unknown (if you haven't already done so).

Wanna see all the crazy stuff the TSA has found in people's bags? Note: Be glad they check this stuff.

A 20-year-old man accused of fatally shooting a teenage couple last month in Santa Fe is being returned to the City Different.

The new I-25/Paseo overpass currently in construction will be “cast in colors that mimic the sun hitting the Sandia Mountains.

A 9-year-old girl was arrested and charged with battery for allegedly punching her 6-year-old sister in the head.

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