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Trump gets wish in Georgia, sparks ‘a political civil war’

ATLANTA — Less than a year after losing the presidency, Donald Trump has set out to reshape the GOP in his image across the nation’s top political battlegrounds, sparking bitter primary battles that will force candidates and voters to decide how much to embrace Trump and his grievances. But nowhere is his quest more consequential […]

Exxon Mobil rolls out plan to cut emissions in Permian Basin

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Exxon Mobil says it has a plan for cutting greenhouse gas emissions from its operations in one of the most prolific oilfields in the United States, saying it hopes to achieve its net-zero goal for operations in the Permian Basin by 2030. The company made the announcement Monday, saying the effort will […]

Report says Russian hackers haven’t eased spying efforts

WASHINGTON — The elite Russian state hackers behind last year’s massive SolarWinds cyberespionage campaign hardly eased up this year, managing plenty of infiltrations of U.S. and allied government agencies and foreign policy think tanks with consummate craft and stealth, a leading cybersecurity firm reported. Also Monday, Microsoft announced that it had disrupted the cyber-spying of […]

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi convicted in further blow to democracy

BANGKOK — Aung San Suu Kyi, the civilian leader of Myanmar who was ousted in a de facto coup this year, was convicted on two charges Monday and handed a four-year sentence that was quickly cut in half — in proceedings widely criticized as a further effort by the country’s military rulers to roll back […]

Top UAE adviser makes rare trip to Iran amid nuclear talks

TEHRAN, Iran — The national security adviser of the United Arab Emirates met Monday with Iran’s hard-line president in Tehran, a major visit for the Gulf Arab federation that has long viewed the Islamic Republic as its main regional threat. The visit by Sheikh Tahnoon bin Zayed Al Nahyan comes as the Emirates and Saudi […]

Where’s the snow? Rockies winter starts with a whimper

DENVER — Denver’s winter has started with a whimper, and the parched mountains to the west aren’t faring much better. The Mile High City has already shattered its 87-year-old record for the latest measurable snowfall set on Nov. 21, 1934, and it’s a little more than a week away from breaking an 1887 record of […]

Asian shares mixed after China Evergrande warns of cash woes

BANGKOK — Shares were mixed in Asia on Monday after troubled Chinese property developer Evergrande warned late Friday it may run out of money. Hong Kong dropped 1.2% but the Shanghai Composite index rose. South Korea’s benchmark advanced but Tokyo and Sydney declined. More broadly, investors are struggling with uncertainty about the newest coronavirus variant […]

Pope chides Europe, comforts migrants on return to Lesbos

LESBOS, Greece — Pope Francis returned Sunday to the Greek island of Lesbos to offer comfort to migrants at a refugee camp and blast what he said was Europe’s indifference and self-interest “that condemns to death those on the fringes.” “Please, let us stop this shipwreck of civilization!” Francis said at the Mavrovouni camp, a […]

As Iran nuclear talks hit snags, Israel seeks harder US line

JERUSALEM — The long-delayed resumption of nuclear talks with Iran has gotten off to a rough start — with Iran digging in and its negotiating partners openly voicing frustration and pessimism. After five days of talks in Vienna ended last week, the United States said Iran did not appear to be serious. European diplomats accused […]

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Map proposals topic of heated Capitol debate
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Proposal from citizens committee draws fire Proposal from citizens committee draws fire
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Magdalena girls basketball coach killed in Saturday crash
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One of the two people killed ... One of the two people killed on Saturday morning in a multi-vehicle accident was Magdalena Steers varsity girls basketball coach Marleen Greenwood, the Journal has ...
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New Mexico could see snow, gusty winds
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Snow levels will move to lower ... Snow levels will move to lower elevations in central and northern NM as Friday progresses
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Weapons ban, vaccine requirement greet Roundhouse visitors
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Some were turned away Monday for ... Some were turned away Monday for lack of proof of being fully vaccinated
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NM reports 3,794 new COVID cases
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State also adds 12 virus deaths, ... State also adds 12 virus deaths, with four coming from Bernalillo County
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NM tourism leaders seek $55M from lawmakers to help ...
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New Mexico tourism leaders are requesting ... New Mexico tourism leaders are requesting $55 million from lawmakers during the special legislative ...
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Tuesday election to settle two City Council races
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Voters will decide Tuesday what the ... Voters will decide Tuesday what the Albuquerque City Council will look like come January as the campaign season comes to a close with a ...
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Man charged after police say he grabbed bus steering ...
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Resulting crash injured several passengers; driver ... Resulting crash injured several passengers; driver is in critical condition
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‘Double dip La Niña’ ahead
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New Mexico braces for another warm, ... New Mexico braces for another warm, dry winter
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Authorities: House blaze near Española leaves 2 children dead
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Cause of fire still under investigation, ... Cause of fire still under investigation, officials say