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The Trinity Test Legacy And The Birth Of The Atomic Bomb

The Trinity Test Legacy And The Birth Of The Atomic Bomb

KUNM Call In Show Thur. 7/31 8 a.m. July marked the 69th anniversary of the world's first detonation of an atomic bomb, in New Mexico. And on …

Inhabited Desert: The Untold Story Of The Trinity Test

Inhabited Desert: The Untold Story Of The Trinity Test

This month marks the 69th anniversary of world’s first atomic plume rising into New Mexico’s sky. The day the nuclear bomb went off, there were …

Santa Fe Hospital Workers Prepared To Strike

Santa Fe Hospital Workers Prepared To Strike

Nurses and medical technicians at Santa Fe’s only general hospital are contemplating a strike after contract negotiations with hospital …

New Mexico Lawyers Decry Expedited Deportations

New Mexico Lawyers Decry Expedited Deportations

Some New Mexico immigration lawyers are speaking out in opposition to the Obama administration’s proposal to expedite deportation proceedings

Immigrants Tell Advocates They Lack Access To Medical Care, Legal Services In Artesia

Immigrants Tell Advocates They Lack Access To Medical Care, Legal Services In Artesia

Members of a legal working group who visited the federal immigrant detention center in Artesia say some of the women and young children housed there …

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Doctor Contests Health Fears About Artesia Immigration Facility

Doctor Contests Health Fears About Artesia Immigration Facility

There have been a number of reports that residents and officials are concerned that the surge of Central American immigrants who've crossed the

Homeless Advocates Support Hate Crime Legislation

Homeless Advocates Support Hate Crime Legislation

Some homeless advocates are voicing support for legislation that would classify violence against homeless people as a hate crime. Supporters of the

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