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Mexico operations thwart child, family migrants

08/29/2014 10:08 PM MDT
CHAHUITES, Mexico (AP) — Mexico is making a big effort to stop the flow of Central Americans trying to reach the United States, and has dramatically cut the number of child migrants. 
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US official airs 'myths' on Colorado River water
08/29/2014 09:51 AM MDT - LAS VEGAS (AP) — A top federal water administrator says several myths stand in the way of broad agreements needed to deal with increasing demand for water in the drought-stricken and "over-allocated" Colorado River basin. Full Story

Obama sets no timeline for action on immigration
08/28/2014 03:23 PM MDT - WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he still intends to act on his own to change immigration policies but stopped short of reiterating his past vows to act by end of summer. Full Story

Obama sets no timeline for action on immigration
08/28/2014 05:00 PM MDT - WASHINGTON (AP) — With a self-imposed deadline looming, President Barack Obama said Thursday he still intends to act on his own to change immigration policies but stopped short of reiterating his past vows to act by end of summer. Full Story

Firefighters rescue poodle with paw stuck in drain
08/23/2014 04:04 PM MDT - ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A poodle was freed with the help of Albuquerque firefighters after one of its paws got stuck in a bathtub drain for several hours. Full Story

Coalition sues over immigrants' access to lawyers
08/22/2014 04:34 PM MDT - ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A coalition of lawyers filed a lawsuit Friday to halt the quick deportation of Central American women and children, saying immigrants at a New Mexico detention center don't have proper access to lawyers and are being forced to clean restrooms and retell stories of violence and rape in front of children. Full Story

Deported Mexicans find new life at call centers
08/21/2014 10:08 PM MDT - TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Henry Monterroso is a foreigner in his own country. Raised in California from the age of 5, he was deported to Mexico in 2011 and found himself in a land he barely knew. Full Story

2 New Mexico soccer players quit amid hazing probe
08/20/2014 10:34 AM MDT - ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two sisters of the New Mexico women's soccer team have quit amid an investigation into possible hazing involving alcohol. Full Story

Stolen shopping scooter ride leads to jail
08/20/2014 10:17 AM MDT - ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque, New Mexico, man is facing charges after police say he drove a stolen electric shopping cart to meet with his probation officer. Full Story

New Mexico chile gets certified-product safeguards
08/19/2014 04:35 PM MDT - BERNALILLO, N.M. (AP) — Idaho has its potatoes. Florida has its fresh fruits and juices. Vidalia is the name synonymous with the nation's most famous sweet onion. Full Story

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Slice of Princess Diana's wedding cake auctioned

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 33-year-old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at auction for $1,375. Full Story
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Pacino does double duty at Venice Film Festival

VENICE, Italy (AP) — Al Pacino is making two trips up the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival, with two movies about aging, regret and letting go. Full Story