V.23 No.49 |
The Daily Word in an albino deer, Cleveland police and Hillary Clinton
By Mark Lopez [ Fri Dec 5 2014 9:36 AM ]
A US Department of Justice report has called out Cleveland police for using deadly or lethal force.
Former Pentagon official Ashton Carter is Obama's pick to run for defense secretary.
An unarmed man in Arizona was fatally shot by a police officer who mistook his pill bottle for a handgun.
Hillary Clinton's thoughts about the hardships and pressures of being president of the United States.
Loretta E. Lynch is heading a federal inquiry into the death of Eric Garner (who died in Staten Island when a police officer placed him in a chokehold), which could affect her nomination for attorney general.
A 10-year-old Albuquerque boy is headed to Japan this coming summer to climb its tallest mountain to raise funds for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Today, the Courts, Corrections and Justice Committee is scheduled to discuss the DOJ's suggested plans and blueprints over police reform.
An Albuquerque man is warning holiday shoppers to be careful after his son and some friends were robbed at gunpoint.
New legislation is in the works in New Mexico, which would allow court-ordered outpatient treatment for mentally ill individuals.
A Missouri hunter who caught a lot of flack for killing an albino deer has decided to have the animal stuffed and to donate the meat to a needy family.
V.23 No.38 |
The Daily Word in airstrike plans, Alison Krauss' imposter and a hearse parade
By Mark Lopez [ Fri Sep 19 2014 9:43 AM ]
The White House kicks off it's “It's On Us” campaign to address sexual assault on campuses.
The American Freedom Defence Initiative has placed anti-Islamic ads on a hundred NYC buses and two subway entrances this week.
Deputies in North Florida are baffled after 51-year-old Donald Spirit killed seven of his family members, then turned the gun on himself.
Alabama District Court Judge Mark E. Fuller is being pressured to resign after being accused of assaulting his wife.
After Congress gave the “OK” for a plan to arm and train Syrian rebels, the Pentagon is waiting for President Obama to approve their airstrike list.
A New Mexican woman is in trouble for violating probation after impersonating bluegrass star Alison Krauss and conning an elderly man in Arkansas out of his life savings, his house and his cars.
After two New Mexico counties went to the Supreme Court to put two nonbinding questions about marijuana and taxes on the November election ballads, Secretary of State Dianna Duran went to the federal court to intervene. But they said they won't referee this issue.
Jesus Arredondo Soto has been convicted of killing a woman and her 1-year-old son in 2010. He faces up to two life sentences, plus more than 70 years in prison.
According to a statewide ABQ Journal poll, 50 percent of New Mexico voters opposed marijuana legalization, while 44 percent were in favor.
You ever see a parade of hearses? No? Head to Michigan this weekend.
V.21 No.31 | 8/2/2012
The Daily Word in Olympic Games, blind archers and violence in movies
By Adam Fox [ Fri Jul 27 2012 10:31 AM ]
Mitt Romney flashes his foreign policy brilliance and pisses off all of London with comments about Olympic Games security.
Blind South Korean archer Im Dong-hyun sets a world record.
CNN Worldwide President Jim Walton suddenly resigns.
The Pentagon could lay off thousands of employees just days before the 2012 election.
Big Brother is watching you ... by scanning your face and recording your personal information via an advertising billboard.
Harvey Weinstein calls for a filmmaker summit to address violence in movies.
Meanwhile, Colorado shooting suspect James Holmes claims amnesia and doesn’t like the food at Arapahoe County Detention Center.
A boy gets hit in the face by a bird on a Six Flags roller coaster.
Madonna is booed and gets called “slut” after a 45-minute concert in France.
Would The Dark Knight Rises have been better if it featured Tom Hardy rapping with a baby?
V.21 No.16 |
The Daily Word in deep breathing, P.R. problems and losing your appetite
By Margaret Wright [ Wed Apr 25 2012 9:35 AM ]
The American Lung Association says Santa Fe is the safest place to breathe.
Foothills area command chief reprimanded after sending an email blaming APD officer-involved shootings on schools, parents, the court system and victims, among others.
Top Pentagon leadership demands major shake-up over anti-Islam military training materials.
Bahrain hires a professed Saddam Hussein admirer to help repair its latest image problems.
Arguments begin today before the Supreme Court over the constitutionality of Arizona’s S.B. 1070, enacted to root out illegal immigrants in the state. Mitt Romney may be among the people eager to avoid the issue.
Newt Gingrich says he's willing to “be honest about what’s happening in the real world.” (Pundits predict he’ll be out of the G.O.P primary race by this time next week.)
Another sign the general election is in full swing: the president guest stars on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.
Opposition to broadly-worded surveillance legislation gains momentum.
The U.S.D.A. would like to offer its assurance that only cows need to be worried about the latest case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy.
Suuuure, lady, you may look content as you sip a beer and read a book, spooning up your minestrone all by yourself. We know that you’re really just doing a good job of masking your humiliation and sorrow.
Videogame editor declares the work of cutting-edge noodle designer “stunning.”
Customers in the Middle East will be the first to enjoy the “chicken gem”- and “special sauce”-riddled results of Pizza Hut’s crust-stuffing craze.
Speaking of gems, notorious media mogul Rupert Murdoch was full of them this morning as he testified in British court.
New Ikea camera has added benefit of being easy to smash by younger consumers who don’t know what a viewfinder is.
V.21 No.4 |
The Daily Word in fire fighting drug traffickers, nuclear waste, National Good Day Day and Juan Epstein, r.i.p.
By Geoffrey Plant [ Sun Jan 29 2012 8:56 AM ]
There is a new commission trying to figure out what to do with thousands of tons of nuclear waste in America.
Gwynyth Doland is the new head of the New Mexico Foundation for Open Government.
Are Yelp and other crowdsourcing tools wrecking your chances for good time?
This guy figured out when Ice Cube actually did have that good day.
Here's a helpful guide about the American film industry's long-standing resistance to new technology.
The Pentagon wants a super-commando-mothership... and its name is the U.S.S. Ponce?
Uggs are banned at this Pennsylvania middle school.
Oakland Mayor tells Occupy Oakland protesters to "stop using Oakland as its playground." 300 arrested.
This physician wanted to reanimate George Washington using a bellows, fire and lamb's blood.
Cats in sinks photo gallery.
Robert Hegyes, Welcome Back Kotter's Juan Epstein died.
The Star Trek house may be dismantled and sold. By the builder's ex-wife.
On this day in 1880 W.C. Fields was born.
V.20 No.29 |
The Daily Word: 7.21.2011- Oslo bombing, Greece bailout, Malawi protesters and gays in the military
And do those newspaper mugshots of DWI arrestees do anything?
By Summer Olsson [ Fri Jul 22 2011 3:46 AM ]
Oslo rocked by bombing.
Pentagon repealing the "don't ask, don't tell" law.
Let's save Greece.
Lucian Freud, significant artist and grandson of Sigmund, dies at 88.
Ostalgia: New York exhibition features work by artists from former Soviet Block.
Newspaper mug shot shaming of DWI arrestees may not be working.
Heatwave seizes United States and Canada. Yep.
Malawi citizens protest unemployment, lack of aid and president, Bingu wa Mutharika.
Canada deports Chinese man accused of smuggling, who sought refugee status.
V.19 No.9 |
The Daily Word 03.05.10: Pentagon shooter, beets, Steve Alford
By Marisa Demarco [ Fri Mar 5 2010 9:25 AM ]
Gunman opens fire on Pentagon, is shot dead.
The budget's done. $230 million in tax increases. Cigarettes going up by 75 cents.
Area man's been arrested 125 times.
Head basketball coach Steve Alford reprimanded for calling BYU senior an asshole on live TV.
9/11 trial may be held in military court, not civilian court in NYC.
Charter school principals making more than other principals.
UNM area businesses see spike in crime.
Organic farmers sue over genetically altered beets.
Japan won't comply with a tuna ban, even thought the bluefin may go extinct.
Obama tries to shame the insurance industry.
Santa Fe Writing Residency at Maria's New Mexican Kitchen
Writer Kate Braverman teaches the fundamentals to old-style writing.
Picoso • Latin, motown at Ned's Bar & Grill
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