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The Daily Word in India flood, bee happenings, supermoon
By E.J. Maliskas [ Fri Jun 21 2013 9:44 AM ]
Death toll in India flood passes 500.
Suspect in girlfriend slaying confessed to KOB news team.
Forget Superman, it's all about the supermoon.
The Heat top the Spurs to win second consecutive title.
Theft at Espanola soup kitchen may lead to the kitchen closing.
Michael Jackson may have gone 60 days without real sleep leading up to his death.
The Daily Word in chemical explosion, NSA, child tattooing
By E.J. Maliskas [ Fri Jun 14 2013 9:19 AM ]
One dead and nearly 75 injured after a chemical plant explosion in Louisiana.
Good news, Verizon and T-Mobile users: Your phone might be safe from the watchful eyes of the NSA.
Trio of heroes (like the rhyme?) save a group of people and several dogs from a burning apartment building in the heights.
Albuquerque man charged with illegally tattooing his 3-year-old nephew.
Mega Man, the Villager from Animal Crossing and the Wii Fit Trainer are all joining the Super Smash Bros. crew.
Christmas is saved!
British researchers have solved the mystery of how sea mammals hold their breath for so long.
Southwest Women's Options doctor compares death injection to 'flu shot.'
The Daily Word in tropical storms, wildfires, government surveillance
By E.J. Maliskas [ Fri Jun 7 2013 9:57 AM ]
James Holmes changes his plea of 'not guilty' to 'not guilty by reason of insanity.'
Tropical Storm Andrea makes her way up the east coast.
Meanwhile in New Mexico, more fire.
A Seattle woman is attempting to live without food for six months, planning to sustain herself on water and sunlight.
US spy chief James Clapper strongly defends government phone and internet surveillance.
Belen Middle School teacher may have been running a fake booster club.
Don't you just hate it when you're trying to be all romantic so you go to your girlfriend's house naked to propose, but it's not her house?
Paula Deen is rolling out her own line of butter.
The Daily Word in Zumba prostitution, giant asteroid, hotel zombies
By E.J. Maliskas [ Fri May 31 2013 9:26 AM ]
Man arrested in Albuquerque with crime-scene-television-grade murder charges.
A Zumba instructor who pleaded guilty to using her studio as a front for prostitution is going to jail.
Tres Lagunas fire near Pecos has burned about 500 acres and prompted a slew of evacuations.
Forget regular exercise, it's all about Prancercise now.
Homeless man accused of throwing pieces of concrete at a hotel, claims that he was trying to escape from zombies.
Does this grainy sonar image show a piece of Amelia Earhart's plane?
The Daily Word in launch pad for lease, park flasher, glow-in-the-dark cockroaches
By E.J. Maliskas [ Fri May 24 2013 9:28 AM ]
British police arrested two men on board a Pakistan International Airlines plane that was diverted to an airport near London.
Bernalillo corrections officer said he was fired over medical marijuana use.
Finally what I've been looking for: The NASA shuttle launch pad is up for lease.
As if cockroaches weren't disgusting enough, now they glow in the dark.
Cibola High School teacher was arrested yesterday on charges of criminal sexual contact of a minor.
What a nice day at the park, too bad that flasher had to come ruin in.
Scientists may finally know why we itch.
The Daily Word in drug accusations, drug busts, Gosnell life sentence
By E.J. Maliskas [ Fri May 17 2013 10:29 AM ]
Toronto's mayor denies use of crack cocaine after unverified video footage is given to the media.
If you had to pick your least favorite Star Trek franchise, which would it be?
What began as a traffic stop last week near Los Lunas ended in as a $750,000 cocaine bust.
Kermit Gosnell is spared death penalty, receives three life terms.
Attempted abduction reported on a city bus at 10th and Central.
The Office is over.
When you gotta go, you gotta go, even if it means fleeing the scene.
The Daily Word in Cleveland kidnappings, Rodman heads back to North Korea, athletic language ban
By E.J. Maliskas [ Fri May 10 2013 10:14 AM ]
Prosecutor may seek death penalty for Cleveland kidnap suspect Ariel Castro for forcing the women he imprisoned to suffer miscarriages.
The ISS has sprung a leak.
Two brothers in Santa Fe convicted in real estate scam.
Woman working in a downtown Albuquerque hotel fights off naked attacker.
Dennis Rodman says he's planning a second trip to North Korea to try to use his budding friendship with Kim Jong-Un to free a jailed American.
Police in Florida get a little help from a local gator in catching a fleeing man.
The Daily Word sees fires, fires, everywhere
By E.J. Maliskas [ Fri May 3 2013 10:14 AM ]
A fast-growing wildfire northwest of Los Angeles has already forced thousands to evacuate and is threatening a U.S. naval base.
Jury panel in Philadelphia debating murder charges against abortion provider Kermit Gosnell as they start their third full day of deliberations.
Amber Alert issued for missing teens Misty Chyann Sloan and Savannah Meshell Sloan out of Kingsland, Texas.
America’s worst professional baseball team is from New Mexico. Yaaay.
Fugitive Joanne Chesimard is the first woman on the FBI’s list of Most Wanted Terrorists.
The Daily Word in Moscow fire, Bangladesh collapse, naked doggy door break-in
By E.J. Maliskas [ Fri Apr 26 2013 9:31 AM ]
Fire at a wooden psychiatric facility north of Moscow leaves at least 38 dead.
South Korea to withdraw staff from jointly-run industrial complex in North Korea.
This just in: people like smartphones.
Rescuers tunneling into the rubble of the eight-story building that collapsed Wednesday in Bangladesh have discovered another 50 people trapped on what remained of its third floor. Two women who gave birth under the debris have been rescued along with their infants.
Kermit Gosnell defense rests without calling any witnesses.
21-year-old Albuquerque corrections officer accused of giving alcohol to youths.
Woman arrested after allegedly breaking into a home naked through the doggy door before found by the homeowners sitting in their bathtub.
Cats with their heads stuck in yogurt containers is sort of hilarious.
The Daily Word in Boston developments, NM wildfire, derailed trains
By E.J. Maliskas [ Fri Apr 19 2013 10:41 AM ]
12 bodies have been found at the site of Wednesday’s fertilizer plant explosion.
Former Albuquerque firefighter accused of laundering money for the Sinaloa drug cartel pleaded guilty Thursday to one of the federal charges against him.
Wildfire near Mayhill, NM now 90% contained.
When Google Earth’s algorithm fails, whacked-out distortions ensue.
Fort Sumner appears to have a little bit of a train derailing problem.
Siri has a record of all of the ridiculous questions you have asked her.
Georgia police officer charged with felony aggravated assault after allegedly pulling a gun on a customer in the drive-thru line of a McDonald's.
Public Opening: All Over the Map at Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
A joint exhibit between the City of Albuquerque and the Bernalillo County Public Arts Programs. Part of the citywide On the Map exhibition. Runs through 4/15.
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