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V.21 No.19 |

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The Daily Word in potential game-changers, mass murderers and a flowery commode

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Medical records say George Zimmerman was treated for a broken nose and injuries to the back of his head the day after he shot and killed Trayvon Martin.

It’s been decades since New Mexico has suffered such severe drought; the governor made it a federal declaration yesterday.

With her eye on state legislative races, Governor Susana Martinez’ PAC rakes in thousands of oil and gas industry dollars.

Developments in the Michael Paul Astorga trial in Santa Fe could set the stage for a death penalty debate.

A former Los Lunas prison inmate files suit against a now-retired guard captain, alleging repeated rape and investigation cover-ups.

Investigators try different tactics in search of West Mesa serial killing leads.

The U.S. border patrol shifts security strategy from fence-building to intelligence-gathering.

The new French president’s airplane was struck by lightning.

Convicted Liberian war criminal Charles Taylor lashes out at his prosecution.

Serbian military commander on trial for war crimes is belligerent in court, makes threatening gesture at massacre survivor.

A seemingly “deranged” man set himself on fire outside the trial of accused Norwegian mass-murderer Anders Breivik.

Renewed search in the case of an Italian girl missing since 1983 leads investigators to a Vatican crypt where a mobster’s bones were exhumed.

Portly celeb chef Mario Batali will be subsisting on food stamps.

Japan is known for its compact living spaces, yet behold: the world’s biggest outdoor toilet.

V.21 No.18 | 5/3/2012

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The Daily Word in Astorga, Amsterdam, the NFL

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Shuttle Enterprise coasts into retirement in NYC atop a 747.

Death penalty trial for Michael Astorga begins.

In less than a year it may be illegal for tourists to buy pot in Amsterdam.

Breaking down Round 1 of the NFL draft.

Albuquerque police arrest firefighter in connection with burglary ring.

NBA Playoff matchups set, first round starts Saturday.

Attack of the lobster-sized cannibal shrimp.

Putin, Vlad Putin.

Ever seen a flying bear on tranquilizers?

Blind Chinese activist may be under U.S. protection after escaping house arrest.

Bieber ignorantly disses Indonesia. Maybe this stupid video of him fakely getting beat up will make you happier. Probably not, though.

Naked Romanian cyclist ticketed for not wearing a helmet.

Man arrested for DUI says he fled the scene because he “had the runs.”

This woman is really hot—if you’re made out of Legos.

V.19 No.27 | 7/8/2010

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The Daily Word 7.6.10: Queen Elizabeth, Prince, More Tar Balls

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Tar balls are discovered in Texas, meaning that oil has successfully infiltrated all five gulf states. Fuck you, BP!

The Artist Still Known As Prince says the Internet is dead.

The “grand finale” during the fireworks display goes horribly wrong in Palmyra, PA as eleven people are hurt.

Queen Elizabeth to visit New York City for the first time since 1976.

The Feds file a lawsuit today against Arizona’s SB 1070.

Charles Manson follower Leslie “Lulu” Van Houten is up for parole.

Stamps may go up by a 2-cent increase to 46 cents next year.

Michael Astorga appeals his conviction for the murder of Bernalillo County deputy James McGrane in 2006.

A fire broke out at the Mountain Run shopping center early this morning.

Hot summer: temperatures could reach 102 degrees as the east coast gets slammed with a massive heat wave.

A topless woman in Albuquerque slams into a gas line with her car.