Car strikes, kills pedestrian overnight

Vehicle hits, kills pedestrian

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A pedestrian was killed after being hit on Central Avenue at California just east of San Pedro Thursday night. APD said…

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Elderly woman robbed at gunpoint

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Police say an 81-year-old woman was robbed at gunpoint Thursday afternoon. According to APD, the woman flagged down pol…

President Barack Obama speaks about the situation in Iraq in the State Dining Room at the White House in Washington, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Obama says he's authorized the U.S. military to carry out airstrikes in Iraq against Islamic militants if they advance toward the city of Erbil. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Obama authorizes airstrikes in Iraq

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama announced Thursday night he had authorized the U.S. military to launch targeted airstrikes if neede…