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The Daily Word in a radiation spike in Carlsbad, a news chopper crash and more NSA revelations

Carlsbad has seen an increase in radiation levels, but it's not related to the recent accidents at the nearby Waste Isolation Pilot Plant. Click here for a schedule of informational meetings about the radiation leaks.

A local school bus driver was arrested.

The man recently shot by APD may have been homeless.

Banksy is having a new exhibit in Stockholm.

Russia is going to annex Crimea.

There was a dramatic news helicopter crash in Seattle.

More money has been added to the fund to compensate workers and family affected by the garment factory collapse in Bangladesh.

How to get out of jury duty.

Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 appears to have changed course on purpose.

The NSA can record 100% of phone calls.

A guy fell into the Grand Canyon.

The New Mexico Senate is considering a bill that would help preserve native seeds.

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The Daily Word in roll-coaster mishaps, a royal baby and Carlsbad farmers

Something royal this way comes ...

Police have identified one of three murder victims in East Cleveland, and they've charged 35-year-old Michael Madison with three counts of aggravated murder.

German roller-coaster manufacturer is sending experts to Arlington, Texas to investigate the death of a victim who died while riding the Texas Giant over the weekend.

Mohammed Morsi, recently ousted president of Egypt, has gone missing, and family claims he was "abducted by army."

Police are investigating the drowning of 19-year-old Matthew Mares in Los Lunas that happened over the weekend.

APD to testify today in court in a wrongful death lawsuit in relation to the shooting of 27-year-old Christopher Torres in 2011.

Carlsbad farmers could possibly receive less than half the water allotted to them from a network of wells that pump groundwater into the Pecos river.

In a nutshell: If you fake cancer and take $9,000 in donations from your community, then you're probably gonna go to jail.

Music

Burqueño blues-rock revivalists confess grand ambitions

The Limbs (from left) Gage Bickerstaff and Jeff Bell
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The Limbs (from left) Gage Bickerstaff and Jeff Bell

Lizzy Von Stange sat down with Gage Bickerstaff and Jeff Bell, aka The Limbs, and shares the resulting reportage in this week’s Show Up!, Articulating The Limbs. Check out tunes from other featured acts below. Launchpad • The Limbs • Full Speed Veronica • Sputniq • Broken Animals • Thurs Nov 15 • 9 pm • $4 • 21+ • launchpadrocks.com

Sputniq - “Sun Tea”
Full Speed Veronica - “We Got the Beat” (the Go-Gos)
Broken Animals - “Changing Channels / Space Between Breaths / Woe, Is You”

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V.21 No.46 | 11/15/2012
The Limbs (from left) Gage Bickerstaff and Jeff Bell
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Show Up!

Articulating The Limbs

Blues-rock revival gets hyper-local

By Lizzy Von Stange
Lizzy Von Stange chats with bluesy rock and roll duo The Limbs about classical training, musical influences and touring aspirations.
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The Daily Word in world temperature record, Carlsbad wildfire, Breaking Bad tour

Voters will get a say on Obamacare.

"Today my mother declared my bedroom a disaster area."

Millions are without power amid record heatwave across the U.S.

A sound historian at Indiana University recreated the oldest record in history using just a printed photograph of the album.

Sign up now for your ABQ Trolley Co. 'Breaking Bad' tour.

New wildfire burning near Carlsbad caverns has grown to 5,000 acres.

Best thing to do when accused of cat hoarding: Deny, deny, deny.

Scientists at Brookhaven National Laboratory break world temperature record with high of 7.2 Trillion degrees Fahrenheit.

Shooting in Hobbs has left one man dead and another arrested.

The news just does not get any more hard-hitting than Lindsay Lohan's hair evolution throughout the years.

Robert "Downy" Jr.

RIP Minitel (France's predecessor to the world wide web).

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The Daily Word in Tina Fey the dog, 100 tornadoes, plunger-wielding robber.

Rabies affecting Carlsbad cat program.

More than 100 tornadoes hit across the plains in 24 hours.

Westminster Dog Show Best in Breed goes to ... Tina Fey!

This video of a Corgi being vacuumed is so cute I just might throw up.

Police say this New York man tried to rob three different banks armed with a plunger.

Traveling group of Scottish bagpipers and drummers get booted and towed outside of their own show in downtown Albuquerque.

If you're going to rob a thrift store, you may as well look fabulous doing it.

Indie animator Bill Plympton does super quirky Simpson's opening.

It's about time for bacon (no, not Kevin) to have its own reality show.

Two words: Nun strippers.

Friggin' awesome storm chaser photos.

Do big-box stores incite hate groups?

Don't forget about the brontosaurus, he still deserves your love.

Saving money on tasty food.

The arctic brings about worldwide military activity as rising temperatures open up new resources, sea lanes and potential conflicts.

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The Daily Word in long-lost cryptids, long-lost Star Trek photos, a tiny IKEA home

State police pull body of 4-year-old boy from deep hole near his home in Carlsbad.

Severed finger found at site of Albuquerque robbery.

UNM basketball team wins Mountain West regular season title. The Lobos will match up against Air Force in first round of conference tournament on Thursday.

Long-lost ancient health remedies from the old days.

I have every intention of traveling next year to the Sock Monkey Madness Festival!

An international space station could someday be built on another planet rather than in orbit.

Rare photos from the original Star Trek pilot.

You can now buy a teensie weensie entirely IKEA home.

How much do you know about the Byzantine Empire?

Video released describing sightings of giant, fan-collared cryptid lizard.

Sri Lankan man dies while trying to break record for spending the most time buried alive.

Australian scientists have rediscovered Dryococelus australis, or, giant walking stick.

What is your Batman name?

RIP Star Wars artist Ralph McQuarrie.

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