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The Train from Mexico: The Boxcar
Part of the Siembra Latino Theatre Festival, this weeping-worthy tragedy follows a group of men who enter the US illegally in search of a better life.
The Daily Word in Hitler's drug use, the culture of APD's elite units and falling oil prices
A missing elderly woman with Alzheimer's has been found.
New Mexico DOT is down with OPP.
Here is an in-depth item about the culture of APD's elite units.
Oil prices are falling dramatically.
The White House wants to eliminate Columbus day and replace it with "Election Day."
The "homeless man with the golden voice" isn't doing so hot.
Some advice on how to avoid a traffic ticket.
The Daily Word in Banksy, Snowden and clowns with knives.
Does Yelp extort advertising from restaurants?
Ebola is the scariest outbreak of modern times.
Snowden’s thoughts on privacy in the digital age are worth pondering.
The driverless car is coming and you can’t stop it.
The vinyl re-release of the Ghostbusters soundtrack is marshmallow-scented.
Learn how to rob a bank from an expert.
“This is a little song I wrote about the time a female Eagles fan stole my prosthetic leg and the cops got it back for me.”
Someone drew a penis on a Banksy mural.
Bakersfield police are on the lookout for creepy clowns with knives.
Balloon Fiesta is over.
The site of a deadly Rail Runner crash was littered with uncollected body parts.
What’s happening in Albuquerque today?
Happy birthday, Marie Osmond.
The Wonder Years' Poetic Pop-Punk
The Wonder Years play some emo-infused punk tunes at Sunshine Theater.
Photo by echoroo
I Fall, You Fall, We Fall!: ¡Feria de Otoño!
Featuring an artisan market, a traditional pig roasting, cold brews, children's activities and a rare and used book sale.
The Daily Word in a Burger King attack, haunted houses and a scary teacher
Feeling antsy? Head to the San Gabriel Mountains outside Los Angeles. President Obama just declared them a national monument. So they'll still be there.
A man from New York was released from prison after serving 15 years for assault, but he was shot 15 minutes later. He's currently recovering in the hospital.
Apparently, it's okay to have a haunted house. But it's not okay to have a room dedicated to serial killer John Wayne Gacy.
Hiker Paula Reuter, who'd been missing for three days after she went for a hike in the Washington Mountains, was found alive and well. She survived on mushrooms and tree bark.
MMA fighter Jason “Mayhem” Miller finally surrendered after an hours-long SWAT stand-off in Orange County.
This morning, a crash involving the Rail Runner left two people dead. This story is still being updated.
A Santa Fe teacher from El Camino Real Academy has been placed on leave after allegedly threatening to kill a student.
Many state employees are learning that just because the courts order back paychecks doesn't mean they're going to show up.
Two swatting incidents happened in ABQ in September. Authorities want the public to know it's not a prank and can be fatal.
A man is suing Burger King after the manager of one of its locations attacked him with a stun gun and switchblade for complaining about cold onion rings.
The Daily Word in cold onion rings, decriminalizing marijuana and a flying Yoda
A man is suing the Bloomfield, N.M. Burger King; he claims he was attacked by the manager after complaining that his order of onion rings was cold.
Beginning this weekend, The East Mountain Centre for Theatre is presenting an original musical with a catered dinner in Sandia Park.
The Special Shapes Rodeo at Balloon Fiesta this morn included floating objects resembling a cactus, an owl and Yoda, among other flights of fancy.
New Mexico gubernatorial candidate Gary King believes in decriminalizing small amounts of marijuana but incumbent Susana Martinez disagrees.
The 12th annual Soccorrofest happens this weekend and features funky, rockin’ local blues quartet Rhythm Divine.
Going into this weekend’s action, the UNM Volleyball team remains undefeated.
Over at HuffPo, author Sandra Ramos-O’Briant writes about driving from Burque to El Defe in 1967.
Owing to ongoing drought, this year’s Maize Maze is mostly composed of sorghum.
Welcome to Ghostlynd: The Musical Adventure of Mimi and the Ghosts opens
Catch this original musical for young audiences that tells the story of Mimi, a young girl who has recently lost her mother.
The Daily Word in Ebola, Red Bull, the Nobel prize and Lil Jon
The Dallas Ebola patient has died.
Gay marriage postponed in Las Vegas.
Federal deficit falls to lowest for Obama at $486 billion.
Three win Nobel Prize for powerful microscopes.
Red Bull loses lawsuit and owes you $10.
Lil Jon and Lena Dunham team up for “Turn Out for What.”
Grocery products sneakily downsizing.
Only Texas wealthy can access abortion clinics now.
World’s most expensive hamburger is $1,768.
Russian President Putin turns 62.
The Horse Race for Literature’s Top Prize
Place your bets now
Think you know something about literature? Maybe you should put your money where your mouth is.
Bassekou Kouyate & The Ngoni Blues Band at Outpost Performance Space
BioPark Staff Pumpkin Carving Contest at ABQ BioPark Zoo
The Postwar Transformation of Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1945-1972 at Page One BookstoreMore Recommented Events ››