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  1. Border Patrol shoots, kills man who drove through checkpointRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | KRQE Albuquerque

    U.S. Border Patrol agents have shot and killed a man who officials say drove through a West Texas checkpoint. U.S. Customs and Border Protection issued a statement Friday about the shooting.

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  2. Texas Panhandle gets foot of snowRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | KRQE Albuquerque

    A winter storm has swept through parts of Texas, dropping up to a foot of snow in the Panhandle and prompting El Paso to close government offices early. Dozens of school districts canceled classes or delayed opening in the Panhandle and South Plains on Thursday.

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  3. NM woman gets life in prison over 2 Texas slayingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KRQE Albuquerque

    A New Mexico woman faces life in prison for her conviction as the driver in a 2012 attack that left two men dead in West Texas. Desirae Mata was convicted Thursday night of capital murder for her role in the fatal shootings in rural Gaines County.

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  4. Investigators to comb deadly prison bus crash site in TexasRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Investigators trying to determine the cause of a West Texas prison bus crash that killed eight inmates and two guards were returning to the site Thursday to sift through the debris and examine the vehicle. The state Department of Criminal Justice bus skidded on an icy overpass, slid down an embankment and collided with a passing Union Pacific freight train Wednesday morning, leaving the bus a crumpled mass and scattering packages from the train alongside the track in Penwell, just west of Odessa.

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  5. At least 10 killed when prison bus strikes train in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | KRQE Albuquerque

    At least 10 people were killed Wednesday when a bus carrying state prisoners skidded off an icy highway overpass in West Texas, slid down an embankment and collided with a passing train, a county sheriff said. The overpass on Interstate 20 was slick with ice Wednesday morning when the Texas Department of Criminal Justice bus left the roadway just west of Odessa, according to Ector County Sheriff Mark Donaldson.

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  6. FBI to question 'hundreds of witnesses' in hospital shootingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | KRQE Albuquerque

    The FBI plans to question hundreds of patients who may have witnessed a shooting at a West Texas veterans' hospital that left two people dead, including the suspected gunman, the agency said. The FBI is leading the investigation into the Tuesday afternoon shootings at the El Paso Veterans Affairs Health Care System near the William Beaumont Army Medical Center.

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  7. FBI to question 'hundreds of witnesses' in hospital shootingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | KRQE Albuquerque

    The FBI will question hundreds of patients at a West Texas veterans' hospital who may have witnessed a shooting that left two people dead, including the suspected gunman, the bureau's top El Paso agent said. The FBI is leading the investigation of the Tuesday afternoon shooting at the El Paso Veterans Affairs Health Care System near the William Beaumont Army Medical Center.

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  8. Gunman, 1 other person dead in shooting at veterans' clinicRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | KRQE Albuquerque

    A gunman opened fire at a veterans' medical clinic in West Texas on Tuesday, killing one person, officials said. The gunman was also killed.

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  9. Texas ranchers seeking alternative incomesRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | KRQE Albuquerque

    The Muleshoe Ranch's profits were chopped in half when the drought withered pastures, dried up stock tanks and forced the owner to move most of his cattle out of state. Three years later, the sprawling 33,000-acre West Texas ranch is again populated with cattle, thanks to improved rainfall.

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  10. Report IDs 'weaknesses' at nuclear weapons labRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | KRQE Albuquerque

    A report issued Wednesday by the inspector general of the U.S. Department of Energy squarely places blame for the shutdown of the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository on failures at Los Alamos National Laboratory. The inspector general's office identified several major weaknesses in the lab's procedures for packing contaminated gloves, tools and other radiological wastes that were destined for permanent storage at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in southern New Mexico.

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    Aug 6, 2014 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Union Pacific Railroad has reopened a West Texas line damaged when a freight train and a truck hauling water collided.

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  12. Drug convictions overturned thanks to Death SaintRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Firearms and drug-trafficking convictions for two Oklahoma residents were overturned Wednesday thanks to a skeleton saint known as La Santa Muerte.

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