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V.23 No.3 |

news

The Daily Word a football camel's death, NSA's data and a photographing poser

The Daily Word

President Obama says he will “end the National Security Agency’s ability to store phone data collected from millions of Americans.” Sure …

A 4-year-old girl in Detroit accidentally shot and killed her 4-year old cousin.

In case you haven't heard, the 2014 Academy Award nominations are out!

A voting law in Pennsylvania that would require people to show photo ID's at the polls was struck down.

ABQ police are on the lookout for man claiming to be a UNM photography student who takes photos of girls.

Congress has cut funding for horse slaughter operations by passing a $1.1 trillion budget bill that prohibits the Department of Agriculture from spending money on inspectors for equine facilities.

In the aftermath of Tuesday's Berrendo Middle School shooting in Roswell, N.M., police are looking at suspect Mason Campbell's Instagram page to see if it bears any relevance.

Elias Montoya, a New Mexico State Police officer who was fired for opening fire on a minivan full of kids in Taos, gives his side of the story.

Princess, a football-predicting camel, dies weeks ahead of Super Bowl. RIP.

V.22 No.43 |

news

The Daily Word in the pepper-spray cop, a new candidate for Governor of New Mexico and Lou Bega is not dead

The Daily Word

A teacher in Las Cruces is responsible for the reviled name of El Paso's new AAA baseball team, The Chihuahuas.

Parking meters in Taos will cost double and have time restrictions.

There is a new democratic candidate for Governor of New Mexico.

Lou Reed died, not Lou Bega.

Obama administration said to be considering possible end to parts of NSA spying program.

A Texas judge did not allow part of the state's new law restricting abortion.

New Mexico isn't the only state debating the ethics of slaughtering horses.

The UC Davis campus cop who infamously and heavily pepper-sprayed Occupy protestors will receive $38,000 in worker's compensation related to the incident and the memes it generated.

Blackbeard's cannons.

Were Americans really that freaked out by Orson Welles' War of The Worlds broadcast in 1938?

Dot Wiggin, one of The Shaggs, has a new album.

Which state suits you best?

V.22 No.42 |

news

The Daily Word in moon lasers, larcenous ghosts and topless Facebook videos

The Daily Word

New Mexico Supreme Court to decide on gay marriage once and for all today. So finally we can all stop arguing about it.

No more topless videos on Facebook. So leave your shirts and your heads on for now.

Definitive proof of the afterlife caught on camera as a ghost robs a convenience store! What do you say to THAT Benjamin Radford?

Those guys in Roswell who want to kill horses for food are in court, arguing for their right to kill horses for food.

An Australian billionaire is not only building an exact replica of the Titanic, he's also filming a new Titanic movie that will be "a lot better" than the one with Leo and Kate. He then screamed "Nothing can stop me now! I'm invincible!" and cackled insanely for 20 minutes.

It doesn't matter how good your dog is. Don't give them jerky treats. Sorry pup.

Finally, NASA shot lasers at the moon. Yes, there's a reason, but it's boring, so I'm just going to leave it at that: NASA shot lasers at the moon.

V.22 No.29 | 7/18/2013

Food News

Bite Sized Edition

The Alibi’s monthly news buffet

Nora Hickey rounds up bite sized news items from around the state.
V.22 No.21 | 5/23/2013
Julia Minamata juliaminamata.com

News Feature

Horse Slaughter Raises Hackles

Valley Meat faces backlash from animal activists and politicians

Barron Jones reports on the furor over the likely approval of Valley Meat’s equine inspection application.