WIPP

WIPP cleanup plans expected in 2 weeks

CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) – Officials working to reopen the federal government’s troubled nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico say they a…

In this June 15, 2010 file photo, a member of Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's staff wearing a glove reaches into thick oil on the surface of the northern regions of Barataria Bay in Plaquemines Parish, La. U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier ruled Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in New Orleans, La., that BP acted recklessly and bears most of the responsibility for the oil spill. The ruling exposes BP to about $18 million in civil fines under the Clean Water Act. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

Ruling against BP could mean $18B in fines

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — BP could be looking at close to $18 billion in additional fines over the nation’s worst offshore oil spill after a federa…

Yearbook photo

Racy yearbook photo raises controversy

PORTALES, N.M. (KRQE) – Best smile, most likely to succeed and most likely to skinny dip? A category in a high school yearbook is raising so…

doppler

Chris’ Thursday Afternoon Forecast

An area of high pressure that was blocking out the moisture and heating us up is moving east.   That will allow tons of moisture to be pumpe…

News Briefs: Thursday September 4, 2014

KRQE News 13 headlines in briefs. Suspect flees after stabbing man in face ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Police say a man was stabbed Thursday and th…