MEXICO CITY (AFP) - Mexico's government deemed the border "state of emergency" declared by the governor of the US state of New Mexico amid recent violence, uncooperative and marred by "generalizations."
Governor says area 'devastated' by human and drug smuggling
Saturday, August 13, 2005; Posted: 1:39 p.m. EDT (17:39 GMT)
(CNN) -- New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson declared a state of
emergency Friday in four...
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AP - At the birthplace of the atomic bomb, outside the national labs that feed today's nuclear arsenal, and in nation's capital, survivors of the deadly blasts that devastated Hiroshima and Nagasaki 60 years ago joined hundreds of activists Saturday in support of a global ban...
Don Taylor wasn't satisfied with life in Rhode Island. So he decided to search for something better beyond his state's borders -- maybe way out West.
His quest ended in Los Alamos, N.M.
"The pace in New...
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A crowd of more than 700 parents and children
lined up Saturday outside the Community Action Agency on Wyatt Drive in
Las Cruces to take part in the third annual Kids Coalition
Each person in line was given a blue “report card” to present at...
New Mexico: Cleaner than regular Mexico
T-shirt said to be offensive to Mexico - - MSNBC.com
Give me a break.
An official with the Anti-Defamation League wants the retailer to stop selling the shirt - because it suggests that "Mexico is a dirty...
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Justice Sandra Day O'Connor's decision to retire unleashed a bipartisan wave of praise Friday on Capitol Hill that quickly gave way to jostling over her potential successor and the future of...
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AP - The South Rim of the Grand Canyon has long been a favorite of human visitors gawking at the stunning views and taking advantage of the manmade services. As it turns out, the South Rim also is a favorite of endangered California condors for many of the same reasons....
SANTA FE, N.M. - A Los Alamos lab whistleblower scheduled to testify before Congress about alleged financial irregularities was badly beaten outside a bar %u2014 an attack his wife and lawyer believe was designed to silence him.
Police and the FBI said that they were...
Kids may not like the peas and carrots served up by the nation’s school
lunch program, but many of the country’s leading food companies enjoy
the billions of dollars in sales that bring those vegetables to their
plates. Behind the overcooked vegetables and steam-table...
According to a report released yesterday, 25.6 million pounds of
antibiotics are mixed with farm animals’ food every year -- almost all
of it concentrated in just 23 states, mainly in the Mid-Atlantic and
Nearly 70 percent of all the antibiotics used in the US...
JE McNeil, who heads the Centre for Conscience and War in Washington
DC, a Christian group whose members also staff the GI Rights Hotline,
said many troops she spoke with had been lied to by recruiters. "I had
an 18-year-old who was told he did not have to serve in...