Broncos WR Wes Welker suspended four games for violating drug policy
Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker has been suspended for the first four games of the 2014 season, CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora has confirmed. Welker was suspended for violating the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances.
Michael Sam Set To Sign With Dallas Cowboys` Practice Squad, Pending Physical
Michael Sam might not be without an NFL team for long. The Dallas Cowboys plan to bring in Sam, the first openly gay player ever to be drafted into the NFL, for a physical on Wednesday with the intention of signing him to their practice squad, according to multiple reports.
LANL to test for foodborne illnesses
LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (KRQE) – Los Alamos National Laboratory is part of a team working to develop on-site tests for diseases and foodborne illnesses in crops before they hit the market. LANL will work with the Federal Biosciences Research Laboratory.
Author, Journalist Charles Bowden Dies
outhwest author and journalist Charles Bowden has died at the age of 69. Bowden`s partner, Molly Molloy, says she found Bowden dead in their Las Cruces home Saturday evening. She told the Las Cruces Sun News he had recently fallen ill but did not want to speculate on what caused his death.
Missing hiker found, airlifted to hospital
ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – It’s not what some hikers were expecting to find in the Sandias – a strange note attached to a backpack that sparked the search for the hiker that no one knew was missing. APD open space officers found the man Monday evening after he may have had a stroke and was stranded without food or water.
Smoke expected over Albuquerque, Santa Fe from controlled burn
Controlled burn set for Tuesday morning
JEMEZ SPRINGS, N.M. —A big fire near Jemez Springs is about to get even bigger. The fire has been burning since the middle of August. Instead of dousing the flames, crews decided to use the flames to their advantage because it’s in an area where they already planned to do a prescribed burn.
New Mexico: Alzheimer’s Patients Denied Access to Medical Marijuana
New Mexico Secretary of Health Denies Medical Cannabis Advisory Board’s Recommendation to Add Alzheimer’s Disease and Neurodegenerative Dementia to the List of Qualifying Conditions
SANTA FE, NM —The New Mexico Secretary of Health denied a petition to add Alzheimer’s disease to the list of medical conditions eligible for the medical cannabis program Thursday, even though the New Mexico Medical Cannabis Advisory Board voted unanimously to recommend making neurodegenerative dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, qualifying conditions.