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  1. eCADEMY could hamper students' collegiate sports dreamsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | KOB-TV

    Go to high school full time, work at your own pace, and learn online. Sounds pretty appealing, doesn't it? Albuquerque's eCADEMY provides that alternative way of learning, but it is posing an issue for those who want to go to college for sports.

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  2. Elderly man attacked after approaching burglarRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | KOB-TV New Mexico

    An elderly man is lucky to be alive Tuesday after approaching someone he says was burglarizing his nephew's home on Monday. The 75-year-old man lives next door to his nephew in southwest Albuquerque.

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  3. Police seek two suspects in home invasion shootingRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Neighbors who live there say it's a nice neighborhood tucked away in the Nob Hill area of Albuquerque. On Monday night, however, police say a homeowner was shot in the area of 3500 Monte Vista Boulevard NE after walking in on two intruders.

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  4. Officer with crisis training recalls standoff with James BoydRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | KOB-TV New Mexico

    An Albuquerque police officer trained to handle encounters with the mentally ill says he had achieved some progress in negotiations with a homeless man to drop his knives before officers with a tactical unit moved in to replace him. The testimony from Officer Mikal Monette on Tuesday came as a special prosecutor questioned him about the March 2014 standoff that ended with the fatal shooting of homeless camper James Boyd.

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  5. Liberal activists to denounce Martinez's death penalty planRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Liberal advocates and some Democratic lawmakers say they will strongly oppose a push by New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez to reinstate the death penalty. The coalition of death penalty foes is scheduled Tuesday to denounce the governor's plan to bring back capital punishment in New Mexico after it was abolished seven years ago.

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  6. Hearing scheduled for Hubler in Gerecke killingRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | KOB-TV New Mexico

    One of the teens charged with killing an Albuquerque man in his own driveway is expected to plead guilty Wednesday. A hearing is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Wednesday for Andrew Hubler, one of six teens accused of killing Stephen Gerecke in 2015.

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  7. AMA: Cities should avoid LED bulbs in streetlightsRead the original story

    Yesterday | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Cities across the country, including Albuquerque, are moving to replace old streetlights with energy-efficient LED bulbs, but a new warning about the light coming from those new bulbs is changing big plans. Some people already experienced the headache of LED light bulbs without knowing it.

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  8. Homeowner critically injured in shooting, APD saysRead the original story

    Yesterday | KOB-TV

    Police say one person is in critical condition at a local hospital following a shooting in southwest Albuquerque Monday evening. APD Public Information Officer Fred Duran said officers found the victim, a homeowner, with a single gunshot wound on the 3500 block of Monte Vista Boulevard around 6 p.m. Monday.

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  9. A brief history of the Balloon Fiesta's creationRead the original story

    Monday | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A lot of good stories come out of Balloon Fiesta every year, but maybe one of the best stories is how it got started. Before he died in 2008, Balloon Fiesta founder Sid Cutter talked with KOB about the start of the Fiesta.

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  10. Search continues for missing New Mexico climber near AspenRead the original story

    Monday | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A search is continuing for a 49-year-old New Mexico man who is overdue from a climb in the Maroon Bells area near Aspen. David Cook, of Albuquerque, was planning to climb Pyramid Peak on Sept.

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  11. Former NMPD officer Ware takes stand in Sandy, Perez trialRead the original story

    Monday | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Former New Mexico State Police officer Chris Ware took the stand Monday in the trial of former Albuquerque Police Department officers Keith Sandy and Dominique Perez. Sandy and Perez are charged in the 2014 shooting death of James Boyd, a homeless and mentally ill camper.

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  12. New Mexico's oil production decreases in early 2016Read the original story

    Monday | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Statistics from the New Mexico Oil Conservation Division show a drop in the state's production during the first half of 2016. The Albuquerque Journal reports that statewide oil production fell nearly 5 percent in the first seven months of the year.

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  13. Yelptropolis highlights local businesses, helps nonprofitsRead the original story

    Monday | KOB-TV

    This week, "Yelptropolis" brings unique restaurants and watering holes from across Albuquerque into one place for people to sample, while helping local nonprofits. KOB Eyewitness News takes a look at one of the businesses featured, and how to get involved.

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  14. Lobo VP for Athletics Among Top Spenders for Meals in Mountain West ConferenceRead the original story

    Sunday | KOB-TV New Mexico

    The University of New Mexico is facing a 7.5 million budget shortfall - the athletic department alone is $1.5 million short. UNM spokespeople attribute the shortfall to ticket sales--$900,000 less than what the university expected.

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  15. Union: APD officers don't want to be sergeantsRead the original story

    Sunday | KOB-TV New Mexico

    KOB has reported about dire staffing shortage at the Albuquerque Police Department; just about 800 personnel work at a police department that needs well over 1,000. Now officers' union leaders say there's new concern about a leadership shortage too, as the Department of Justice makes it harder than ever to climb the ranks.

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  16. Volunteers turn out to Balloon Fiesta Park to clean upRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 25 | KOB-TV

    Albuquerque residents want to make sure the land around Balloon Fiesta looks its best as thousands of visitors head to the city. Hundreds of volunteers have been coming together to get the city and ready for Balloon Fiesta for the last seven years.

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  17. Police say woman attacked man with her car over parking spotRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 24 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Police say a woman tried to run a man over and assaulted him Friday night in the Route 66 Casino parking lot, west of Albuquerque. Police say it all started when a man was just trying to save a parking spot.

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  18. Suspected road rage leads to gunfireRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 24 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Two adults and a child are the latest victims. They narrowly escaped gun fire along busy Coors Blvd. Friday night.

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  19. Local artist held fundraiser for Victoria MartensRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 24 | KOB-TV

    The murder of Victoria Martens is still affecting the Albuquerque community a month later. Kirstin Walls felt compelled to help.

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  20. Search underway for missing climber near AspenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 24 | KOB-TV

    A search is underway for a 49-year-old New Mexico man who is overdue from a climb in the Maroon Bells area near Aspen. The Aspen Times reports David Cook, of Albuquerque, was planning to climb Pyramid Peak on Monday and Maroon and North Maroon peaks Tuesday.

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