Politics

Recall: Issue Between Pastor and Mayor Continues to Boil

Things are really heated now that Pastor Tom Brown has turned in all three petitions in his effort to recall the mayor and two city representatives.

New Video of Flight 93 Crash Surfaces Days Before 10 Year Anniversary of 9/11

Shanksville, Pennsylvania-- New video footage has surfaced days before the 10 year anniversary of September 11, 2001. The video was shot just after United Flight 93 crashed in a field in rural Pennsylvania on that day.

Mexico's President Vows to Fight Against Cartels Until His Last Day in Office

MEXICO CITY-- Mexico's president gave a nationally televised speech on Friday and addressed the ongoing drug war in the country, as well as the deaths of more than fifty people in a casino fire in the Northern city of Monterrey last week.

President Obama To Begin Withdrawal of Troops from Afghanistan

WASHINGTON, D.C.-- President Obama addressed the nation Wednesday, and announced a plan to bring home almost 33,000 U.S. troops from Afghanistan by next summer.

Democrats & Republicans Agree... To Disagree

WASHINGTON D.C.— There's still no agreement between the two political parties, and now it seems the Democrats and Republicans can't even seem to agree on what to disagree.

Mexico Votes to Take Adultery Off of Its List of Criminal Offenses

MEXICO CITY— Adulterers, relax. Mexico will no longer find adultery illegal. But some states will.

Congress Defunds NPR

WASHINGTON D.C.

First African-American Woman to Ever Lead a Major Presidential Campaign to Visit NMSU

LAS CRUCES— A woman who made history for being the first African American woman to lead a major presidential campaign will be at the New Mexico State University campus next week.

Gov. Perry Warns 100,000 Teachers Could be Fired Statewide Due to Budget Woes in State

AUSTIN— Governor Rick Perry blamed government spending and legislation as causes that bankrupt states, causing Texas districts to consider laying off teachers statewide.

Week Long Protests in Bahrain Continue

MANAMA, BAHRAIN— The leader of Bahrain's largest Shiite alliance said the country had two options— a new constitution or utter chaos.

107 Pilot Whales Dead on New Zealand Beach

STEWART ISLAND, NEW ZEALAND— More than a hundred whales have died on a remote New Zealand Island.

More Protests in Middle East As More Than 200 People Killed in Libya

TRIPOLI, LIBYA— The unrest in the Middle East continues as protests in Libya continue Monday.

Texas Law Enforcement Meets in Austin to Speak Against Arizona-Type Immigration Law

Austin— Texas law officials are against the Arizona-type legislation that would require law enforcement officials to enforce federal immigration law.

President Obama Defends His Budget Proposal; Mentions Egypt

WASHINGTON— President Obama focused on his budget proposal and the recent government overhaul in the Middle East in his news conference Tuesday.

Jordanian Country Also Faces Turmoil After Large Protests

JORDAN— Another U.S. ally is facing turmoil after Tunisian and Egyptian inspired protests have sprung up around the country.