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Good Friday pilgrimage to Chimayó begins

As the sun was rising on Good Friday dozens of pilgims with red and green glow sticks walked along Juan Medina Road on the way to El Santuario de Chimayó.

Four justices bow out of case on judges' pay

A fifth justice nonetheless will remain involved with the case in order to seat a temporary panel of appointed justices to rule on the matter.

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Remembering an officer slain after bombs went off

BOSTON — Like many other youngsters, Sean Collier wanted to be a police officer. Unlike most, he brought that dream to life — and then died doing it, becoming a central character in one of the most gripping manhunts the nation has ever seen.

New shared lab is big opportunity for small biotech startups

But a nanowire gadget under development at the new BioScience Laboratory in Santa Fe could soon help medical professionals diagnose traumatic brain injuries in less than three minutes with a small blood sample.

James Beard Award finalist turns mescal into a world-class liquor

Ron Cooper and his company, Del Maguey Single Village Mezcal, bottles and imports artisanal, certified-organic mescal from Oaxaca, each one produced by individual family producers, each mescal with it’s own distinctive flavor signature.

Astronomers spot most Earth-like planet yet

LOS ANGELES — Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected — a distant, rocky world that’s similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it’s not too hot and not too cold for life.

Living with Children: Video games become an addiction

Obsession with video games is becoming increasingly familiar to me, and more often than not if the teen is a male, video games are part of the picture.

Wood Gormley’s Panther Run returns for its 10th year

The starting point for the Wood Gormley Panther Run doesn’t begin when the calendar turns for the new year. It begins in a physical education class taught by Lori Palmer on a warm August day.

Huge Big Boy steam locomotive coming back to life

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — In its prime, a massive steam locomotive known as Big Boy No. 4014 was a moving eruption of smoke and vapor, a 6,300-horsepower brute dragging heavy freight trains over the mo…

Cyber cops: Target hackers may take years to find

WASHINGTON — Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target’s computer systems last December.

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