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  1. Dinosaur-killing space rock may have triggered sea volcanoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | KRQE Albuquerque

    The giant space rock that wiped out the dinosaurs may have set off a chain of cataclysmic volcanic eruptions on land and undersea, claims a new study that is already dividing scientists. About 66 million years ago a 6-mile wide asteroid smacked into Earth, creating the Chicxulub crater in the Yucatan and sparking deadly chaos.

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  2. Even without El Nino last year, Earth keeps on warmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | KRQE Albuquerque

    In this Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017 file photo, a man walks his dog across the snow-covered beach while a cargo ship sits in the steaming fog of Lake Ontario in Toronto. According to a report released on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, U.S. and British scientists calculate that 2017 wasn't the hottest year on record, but close and unusually warm for no El Nino cooking the books.

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  3. Conservative speaks at UC Berkeley amid heavy securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    A phalanx of police and a campus on virtual lockdown accomplished the University of California, Berkeley administration's goal of allowing a conservative to speak at the famously liberal school which has become known recently more for its violent demonstrations than for its respectful exchange of ideas. Hundreds of protesters were allowed to voice their displeasure over the speech by former Breitbart editor Ben Shapiro on Thursday night, chanting "no Trump, no KKK, no fascist USA" outside the hall where he spoke.

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  4. NASA waits for word that Saturn spacecraft met fiery endRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Cassini had been put on a course to plunge through Saturn's atmosphere and vaporize like a meteor at the end of its 20-year journey exploring the planet. Flight controllers at California's Jet Propulsion Laboratory expected one last burst of scientific data from Cassini, before the radio waves go flat - and the spacecraft falls silent.

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  5. Farmer suicides rise in India as climate warms, study showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    When Rani's husband died by drinking pesticide, he left the family in debt. But even if they could pay off the loans, Rani said their farming days are over.

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  6. Berkeley police prep for clash with or without Coulter visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Troy Worden, left, president of the Young Republicans and their attorney Harmeet Dhillon, right, talk with the media during a press conference held by the Berkeley College Republicans in Sproul Plaza on the University of California, Berkeley campus in Berkeley, Calif., on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. The event was held to discuss the cancellation of speaker Ann Coulter's appearance on campus.

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  7. Ann Coulter vows to speak at Berkeley despite cancellationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Ann Coulter fired off an angry stream of tweets Wednesday vowing to speak as planned next week at the University of California, Berkeley after campus officials called off the event for security concerns. "I WILL BE SPEAKING NEXT THURSDAY," the right-wing commentator tweeted, calling the move to cancel her planned event on April 27 a ban on free speech.

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  8. Trump: a Who paid fora rallies seeking release of tax returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    President Donald Trump says "someone should look into who paid" for the rallies around the country Saturday that urged him to release his tax returns. Trump tweeted Sunday: "I did what was an almost an impossible thing to do for a Republican-easily won the Electoral College! Now Tax Returns are brought up again?" Trump was the first major-party nominee in more than 40 years not to release his returns and he reneged on a campaign commitment to release them.

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  9. Stone Age cannibals: Hunting each other not worth the hassleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    You know those snacks that are OK if they're handy, but not worth the bother if you have to go track them down? Our Stone Age forerunners may have felt the same way about eating each other. Neanderthals and prehistoric members of our own species occasionally practiced cannibalism and explaining that is a scientific challenge.

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  10. Filipino Bataan Death March survivors mark 75th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Ramon Regalado was starving and sick with malaria when he slipped away from his Japanese captors during the infamous 1942 Bataan Death March in the Philippines, escaping a brutal trudge through steamy jungle that killed hundreds of Americans and thousands of Filipinos who fought for the U.S. during World War II. On Saturday, the former wartime machine-gun operator will join a dwindling band of veterans of the war in San Francisco's Presidio to honor the soldiers who died on the march and those who made it to a prisoner of war camp only to die there.

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