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American Matthew Miller sentenced to 6 years hard labor in North Korea

For months he was held captive by the North Korean regime, not even sure what he would be charged with. Then in one fell swoop, American citizen Matthew Todd Miller was convicted of committing "acts hostile" to North Korea and sentenced to six years of hard labor, North Korean state-run media reported Sunday.

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Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, Prison, US Governors, US Military, US Army

Thu Sep 11, 2014

CNN

U.S. detainee in N.Korea faces trial

"I will say that I prepared to violate the law of the DPRK before coming here," he told CNN's Will Ripley earlier this month. "And I deliberately committed my crime."

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Related Topix: Prison, North Korea, World News, Asia, Journalism, Metal, Isis, US Governors

Reuters

BUYOUTS-Markstone calls capital; New Mexico says not so fast

The New Mexico State Investment Council has so far declined to answer the latest capital call of Israeli private equity firm Markstone Capital, at least until finding out how the firm plans to use the money, spokesman Charles Wollman told Buyouts Magazine, a Reuters publication. The state also has concerns with the sponsor's finances.

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Related Topix: New Mexico Government, New Mexico, Reuters, US Governors, Personal Finance, Retirement

Tue Sep 09, 2014

NewsOK.com

Democrat holds money edge in attorney general race

Democratic candidate Hector Balderas holds a more than 4-to-1 campaign cash advantage over Republican Susan Riedel in the race for attorney general. According to the latest fundraising disclosures, Balderas had about $822,000 cash on hand at the start of the month, and Riedel reported a balance of about $178,000.

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Related Topix: Fort Sill, OK, Susana Martinez, US Governors, Bill Richardson, US Politics, US News

Mon Sep 08, 2014

Alamogordo Daily News

Democratic lt. Governor stands for education and the economy

Daily News Deb Haaland, the democratic candidate for Lt. Governor, sits outside the Casa De Suenos restaurant in Tularosa on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Tularosa, NM, Family, Kids, Susana Martinez, US Governors, Education Etc., University of New Mexico

Fri Sep 05, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

Column: Governor's race is a boring slog, but Pearce-Lara is a spirited contest

If this gubernatorial campaign were a person, it could use a swig. These days, we'd recommend Red Bull or 5-Hour Energy.

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Related Topix: Susana Martinez, US Governors, Bill Richardson, US Politics, US News, Social Security, Personal Finance, Opinion

Thu Sep 04, 2014

News Max

Bill Richardson: Give Obama 'a Break' About His Vacation

Former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson came out swinging Thursday at those who've criticized President Barack Obama for playing golf and going on vacation in the midst of escalating world crises. "The guy deserves a little time to be with his family.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Bill Richardson, US Politics, US News, New Mexico, New Mexico Government, Barack Obama, Israel, World News, Middle East

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Carlsbad Current-Argus

Governor's race is a boring slog, but Pearce-Lara is a spirited contest

If this gubernatorial campaign were a person, it could use a swig. These days, we'd recommend Red Bull or 5-Hour Energy.

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Related Topix: Susana Martinez, US Governors, Bill Richardson, US Politics, US News, Social Security, Personal Finance, Opinion

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Hot Air

Latest ISIS beheading of an American exposes moral bankruptcy of our betters

Amid a Democratic revolt over President Barack Obama's paralytic approach to the threat posed by the Islamic State, his liberal supporters are mounting a counteroffensive in the press.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, New Mexico, New Mexico Government, US Governors, Bill Richardson

Carlsbad Current-Argus

Gov. Candidate Gary King to visit Carlsbad

CARLSBAD >> Democratic candidate for governor Gary King will be stopping in Carlsbad this week as part of his "Education Vision & Listening" tour.

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Related Topix: Carlsbad, NM, Family, Kids, US Governors

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Hill

Bipartisan support for immigration delay

Rep. Tom Cole and former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson agreed Sunday that President Obama is right to delay taking executive action on immigration reform.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tom Cole, New Mexico, New Mexico Government, US Governors, Bill Richardson, 2012 Presidential Election, Immigration Reform

The Hill

Richardson: Obama right to wait on ISIS strategy

Former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson said on Sunday that President Obama is right to gather more intelligence and speak with allies in the Middle East in preparing a strateagy to fight the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria .

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Related Topix: US Governors, New Mexico, New Mexico Government, Bill Richardson, US Politics, US News

The Hill

Uzi case unlikely to change federal law, Richardson says

The shooting death of a range instructor by a 9-year-old with an Uzi is unlikely to change federal gun control laws, former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson said on Sunday, although it may open the door to changes in some states.

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Related Topix: Guns, US Governors, New Mexico, New Mexico Government, Bill Richardson, US Politics, US News

Daily Kos

Sunday Talk: If you build it (all by yourself), he will come

Anthony Zinni , Former Under Secretary of Defense for Policy MichA le Flournoy and Former Director of the National Counterterrorism Center Michael Leiter .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tom Cole, Nathan Deal, Tom DeLay, Representative Adam Kinzinger, US Governors

Fri Aug 29, 2014

ABC News

Sunday on 'This Week': The ISIS Terror Threat

And the powerhouse roundtable debates all the week's politics, with Rep. Tom Cole , R-Oklahoma, ABC News political analyst Matthew Dowd , former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson , and ABC News' Cokie Roberts .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tom Cole, US Governors, New Mexico, New Mexico Government

Wed Aug 27, 2014

CNN

Journalist freed from Syria: 'I'm overwhelmed'

The American released Sunday after being held in Syria briefly addressed a gaggle of reporters in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Prison, Israel, World News, Middle East, Social Software, Metal, Isis, US Governors

Mon Aug 25, 2014

CNN

American held in Syria for almost two years is released

Peter Theo Curtis, 45, is believed to have been captured in October 2012 and held by the al-Nusra Front, a Syrian rebel group with ties to al Qaeda .

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Social Software, Metal, Isis, Prison, US Governors

Fri Aug 22, 2014

CNN

James Foley's final months: Mock executions, failed rescue attempt

These were the details emerging about the final months of the life of American journalist James Foley , whose execution at the hands of Islamic extremists was captured on video and posted online this week as a warning to the United States.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Governors, New Mexico, New Mexico Government, North Korea, World News, Asia

Tue Aug 19, 2014

CNN

Internet video warns U.S. on Iraq

A video released by ISIS shows the beheading of American journalist James Foley, who disappeared in November 2012 in Syria.

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Related Topix: Prison, Social Software, New Mexico Government, New Mexico, US Governors

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Rail Runner damage settlements reach nearly $8M

The Rail Runner, until last month, didn't pay premiums for the state's self-insurance program that provides liability coverage for settlements of lawsuits against government agencies.

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Related Topix: Valencia County, NM, US Governors, Susana Martinez

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