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2 hrs ago | KOAT-TV

Super Computer

THE LOS ALAMOS AND SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES ARE PARTNERING UP TO CREATE ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST ADVANCED COMPUTERS.

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Related Topix: Computers, Science / Technology, High Performance Computing

6 hrs ago | KTAR

Arizona ranked in top five for alcohol-related deaths, CDC study says

Arizona was tied for the fourth-highest rate of alcohol-related deaths among its working-age population from 2006 to 2010, according to a recent Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study.

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Related Topix: Arizona, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, New Mexico Government, Wyoming Government, Wyoming

8 hrs ago | Skift

Film Tourism Aims to Boost New Mexico Visitations

A big part of the mission of the New Mexico Film Office is to lure filmmakers to come to New Mexico.

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Related Topix: Madrid, NM, Crazy Heart, Galisteo, NM, Albuquerque, NM

13 hrs ago | The Daily Record

Scotland could become home to Britain's first spaceport as UK Government draw up base shortlist

RAF bases at Kinloss and Leuchars are believed to be in the running for a launch site for the UK Space Agency, and would open in 2018.

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Related Topix: Bill Richardson, US Governors, New Mexico Government, US Politics, US News, Fife County, Scotland, United Kingdom

Sat Jul 12, 2014

News Max

Homeland Secretary to Illegals: 'We Will Send You Back'

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson visited a New Mexico detention facility housing 400 Central American women and children Friday and warned immigrants that "we will send you back" if they try entering the country illegally.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Martin Heinrich, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, Illegal Immigration

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Pecos ranch suing electric co-op over 2013 fire

A historic fly-fishing ranch near Pecos is suing an electric cooperative, claiming its negligence led to a 2013 wildfire that destroyed thousands of acres of forest.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire

Scdailypress.com

County votes to raise gross receipts tax

The Grant County Commission voted to raise gross receipts tax on Thursday morning despite the outrage voiced by residents and even a Silver City town councilor just moments earlier.

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Related Topix: New Mexico Government

Daily Mail

Virgin Galactic unveils hotel partner for space tourists

It was worth the wait! Photographer spends eight hours a night in the snow to capture jaw-dropping images of Northern Lights Kissing snaps, 'duck face' pouts and sandy toes: The selfies we love to snap on holiday Iguanas on a plane! Endangered reptiles are so rare they were upgraded to fly home to Bahamas in plane CABIN after being smuggled into ... (more)

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Related Topix: Travel

Fri Jul 11, 2014

KRQE Albuquerque

Rampant Tesla rumors not just in New Mexico

LeBron James has signed with the Cavaliers, now the nation's next biggest mystery is back in the spotlight: which state will Tesla pick for its gigafactory? The speculation has consumed many in New Mexico for months.

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Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, Susana Martinez, US Governors, Albuquerque, NM, San Antonio, NM

Farmington Daily Times

Families hit the courts for free tennis night

Axle Ramos practices his serve on Friday during Family Tennis Night at the Farmington Tennis Complex.

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Related Topix: Bob Odenkirk

The Grant County Beat

Presentations made at Silver City-Grant County Chamber of Commerce luncheon

At the monthly Silver City-Grant County Chamber of Commerce meeting, Board member Bruce Ashburn presented the area PNM grant recipient checks.

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Related Topix: Grant County, NM, Silver City, NM, Lordsburg, NM, Gila, NM, Bayard, NM

Star Tribune

Homeland Security secretary visits New Mexico detention center for immigrant women, children

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson visited a New Mexico detention facility housing 400 Central American women and children Friday and warned immigrants that "we will send you back" if they try crossing into the country.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration

Customer Interaction Solutions

EDITORIAL: Commuting comes at a cost to Santa Fe [The Santa Fe New Mexican :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 11--More than half of Santa Fe's workforce lives outside city limits.

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Related Topix: Santa Fe, NM, Albuquerque, NM, Rio Rancho, NM, Espanola, NM, Opinion

Business Journal

Sadie's hits the - top of retail food chain'

Four months ago a big moment happened for Sadie's of New Mexico and its senior vice president Jim A. Garcia .

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Related Topix: New Mexico Government

Business Journal

State officials refute report of Paseo/I-25 funding shortage

This is a rendering of the finished interchange. A report circulating the Internet this week says the massive $93 million Paseo del Norte/I-25 interchange project is in jeopardy of losing funding.

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Related Topix: New Mexico Government

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

New Mexico Legislative Finance Committee hears update about Tribal Infrastructure Fund

That is according to a report the New Mexico Indian Affairs Department presented to the Legislative Finance Committee on Thursday at San Juan College.

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Related Topix: San-Rafael, NM, Navajo, NM, Gallup, NM, San Juan, NM, Socorro, NM

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Amtrak CEO to stop in New Mexico about train route

But New Mexico Transportation Department spokeswoman Melissa Dosher said no official from Gov. Susana Martinez's administration plans to meet with Amtrak CEO Joe Boardman because the agency didn't learn of the tour until receiving a news release from the rail operator Thursday morning.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Martin Heinrich, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Martin Heinrich, Susana Martinez, US Governors, Santa Fe, NM, Raton, NM

Business Journal

Most NM Stem grads not working in Stem fields, Census Bureau reports

Three quarters of New Mexicans who have a STEM-related bachelor's degree aren't employed in science, technology, engineering or mathematics occupations, the U.S. Census Bureau said Thursday.

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Related Topix: Mathematics, Science, New Mexico Government

Las Cruces Sun-News

Los Alamos post office closer to historic designation

LOS ALAMOS >> The Los Alamos post office is on its way to being listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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KRQE Albuquerque

Report claims illegal immigrants carry deadly diseases

A new report claiming illegal immigrants awaiting deportation to Central America are carrying potentially deadly diseases has some neighbors in southeastern New Mexico concerned.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Military, US Air Force, Lackland Air Force Base, Family, Kids, Chickenpox, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

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