Editorial Ups and Downs: Highs and lows from last week's headlines

03/27/2015 10:00 AM MDT
DOWN — There's an old saying about misery loving company, but we get no solace from the state's estimate that New Mexico will lose about 2,000 jobs in the oil and gas industry due to the low price of oil. 
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Editorial: Navajo Nation officer's death exposes serious policing needs
03/26/2015 10:57 AM MDT - The death of Officer Alex Yazzie is a harsh reminder of the dangers law enforcement officers face every time they put on their uniforms. Full Story

Guest Editorial: Past time to adopt Medicare reform
03/25/2015 08:02 AM MDT - House Republicans have no qualms about leaving millions of low-income Americans without health coverage, as evidenced by their repeated votes to repeal Obamacare. Full Story

Guest Editorial: Will Obama bargain over free-trade pact?
03/24/2015 02:28 PM MDT - President Barack Obama has gotten into yet another political tussle with lawmakers on Capitol Hill. But this time it's not with the party of Boehner and McConnell, but with his fellow Democrats. Full Story

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad
03/21/2015 01:54 PM MDT - Race is a worthy subject, but with one's barista? Buying a cup of coffee is getting risky for introverts. Full Story

Guest Editorial: Keep US-Israel relationship strong
03/21/2015 01:52 PM MDT - The surprising victory of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the polls this week represents a remarkable personal triumph, making him one of the Jewish state's longest-serving leaders. Full Story

Editorial Ups and Downs: Highs and lows from last week's headlines
03/20/2015 08:02 AM MDT - UP — The Farmington Municipal School District is about to choose a new superintendent and it just made public the names and resumes of five finalists. Full Story

Guest Editorial: Sunshine Lights the Way for Good Government
03/19/2015 08:00 AM MDT - Elected officials and candidates love to proclaim themselves to be "pro-open government. Full Story

Guest Editorial: The Fed doesn't want to be audited
03/18/2015 08:20 AM MDT - Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., seems to have really struck a nerve with his "Audit the Fed" bill, S. 264. The Federal Reserve Transparency Act would require the central bank to be audited by the Government Accountability Office. Full Story

Editorial: Defeat doesn't define Lady Chieftains
03/17/2015 08:06 AM MDT - As the last team standing from the Four Corners, the Shiprock girls basketball squad was carrying a heavy mantle of expectations when it took the court Thursday against Hope Christian at The Pit in Albuquerque for a state tournament semifinal game. Full Story

Alaska police officers corral grazing miniature horses

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Police officers in Alaska's biggest city became wranglers early Friday morning, rounding up a couple of miniature horses that escaped from their corral. Full Story
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Taraji P. Henson apologizes for racial profiling allegation

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Taraji P. Henson has apologized to police in the Southern California city of Glendale for accusing an officer of racially profiling her son. Full Story
'The Sopranos' Drea De Matteo loses New York home in explosion

'Modern Family’ actress Sarah Hyland grew up across the street from buildings that burned and collapsed in accident caused by gas and plumbing work.