New theory: WIPP leak linked to glove in waste drum
LOS ALAMOS — A glove used to process nuclear waste at Los Alamos National Laboratory and metallic residue from that process have grabbed the attention of investigators probing the cause of a radiation leak at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, a lab official told lawmakers Wednesday.
New Mexico legislators want to remove TV series from cap on tax incentives
SANTA FE, New Mexico — Two Democratic lawmakers plan to ask the Legislature to revamp a $50 million annual cap on tax incentives for film and television production in New Mexico.
State senator wants `homeless hate crime` law
Were the deadly beatings of two homeless men in Albuquerque a hate crime? Under federal law, the answer is no. That`s true for most states, too.
Ukraine Prime Minister Resigns, as Kiev Moves Toward Elections
KIEV, Ukraine — Prime Minister Arseniy P. Yatsenyuk, a pro-Western technocrat who has guided the Ukrainian government through the tumultuous months since the ouster of President Viktor F. Yanukovyvch, resigned abruptly on Thursday, after the governing coalition of Parliament collapsed.
Crews pumping water from flooded homes in Algodones
ALGODONES, N.M. (KRQE) – Afternoon rain on Wednesday caused major problems for Algodones. Homes and farmland are surrounded by water after irrigation ditches quickly filled up and overflowed. The rain started around 4:00 p.m., moving from Santa Fe, down I-25 and into Algodones. The area got about an inch of rain in only 40 minutes and that was all that it took.
Comunidad reacciona ante sexta balacera por APD
Albuquerque, (Entravision).-A lo que va del año se han reportado seis tiroteos mortales por parte del departamento de policía de Albuquerque. La comunidad reacciona ante este incidente.
Subcontractor dies at Intel
RIO RANCHO, N.M. —Intel said a subcontractor who was working onsite died in an accident Tuesday. The man was employed by Klinger Constructors. The man who died was Lee Griego, 62. Klinger Constructors said he fell 20 feet off some scaffolding on Tuesday, but they`re not sure how it happened.