Abu Dhabi is among the preferred locations for an interim office of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, according to people briefed on the matter, as the multilateral lender grapples with China’s strict Covid rules on overseas travel.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Festivities are back at Balloon Fiesta Park for Fourth of July celebrations. Welcoming many for Independence Day celebrations and those out enjoying the festivities say they are glad the festivities are back after a two-year hiatus from the pandemic. “Having a two-year hiatus if you will in other words of course from [...]
SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – After two years of navigating the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual burning of the Zozobra is looking for a full return to form in 2022. Just 59 days away, organizers are now pre-selling tickets to the event planned for Friday, September 2. 2022 will mark the 98th burning of the Zozobra. This [...]
RIO RANCHO, N.M. (KRQE) – The City of Rio Rancho hopes many will show up to their 4th of July event at Campus Park instead of setting off fireworks at home which could cause injury or fires. The event will include food trucks, music, a parade and fireworks. The Rio Rancho Players community theater said it's [...]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Two lanes were shut down on westbound Paseo Del Norte at the Rio Grande because of a rollover vehicle crash. Details are extremely limited, Bernalillo County Deputies have not said what led up to the crash.
Scattered storms across the western 2/3rd's of the state will persist through about midnight before dissipating into early Tuesday morning. Some of the slow moving storms have the potential to drop a significant amount of rain, with a flash food watch in effect through tonight for the Sacramento Mountains and a majority of the Gila. [...]
CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – The Eddy County Sheriff's Office says deputies were sent out to an oilfield site north of Carlsbad just after 7:45 a.m. Monday morning about reports of a man who was unresponsive and not breathing. Jose Martino Moreno Nuez Jr., 36, was declared dead on scene. Officials say foul play is not suspected and [...]
CORRALES, N.M. (KRQE) – The Fourth of July parade in Corrales made its return after a two-year pandemic pause. Spectators lined up along Corrales Road from Target Road to the community rec center to watch fire trucks, old cars, and horse-drawn carriages pass by. One float even had a man dressed as a revolutionary patriot marching along. [...]
CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – A Fourth of July event in Carlsbad honored veterans. Among them are World War Two veterans Bill Fuson, Frank Romero, and Bill Dunagan who just celebrated his 103rd birthday. City and county officials said their service played a key role in keeping the United States safe and free and they used today's [...]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque Fire Rescue was called out to a fire at a strip mall near San Mateo and Candelaria. Firefighters saw light smoke coming from the building and made their way inside to extinguish it. They believe an electrical malfunction sparked the fire. There was no damage to nearby businesses and no injuries were [...]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque Fire Rescue firefighters put out a fire at an abandoned building near Central and New York close to the Albuquerque Biopark Botanic Gardens. Smokes and flames were coming through the roof when firefighters arrived at about 5:30 a.m. Monday morning. It took about 45 minutes to get it under control. No one [...]
(The Hill) - The City of Orlando, Fla., apologized on Saturday for its Independence Day message that declared the nation was in “strife” and questioned why people would want to celebrate the holiday in the city’s weekly newsletter. “A lot of people probably don’t want to celebrate our nation right now, and we can’t blame [...]
HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. — A 22-year-old man is in custody after six people were killed and dozens were hospitalized in a shooting at a Fourth of July parade in Highland Park. A manhunt for the alleged gunman lasted over eight hours. Police were looking for 22-year-old Robert "Bobby" Crimo III. The North Shore native was [...]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – UNM researchers say they've completed thousands of years' worth of research in just four years. Hua Guo and his research team work in computational chemistry, which allows researchers to initiate chemical reactions on computers rather than in real life. The study allows them to research potentially dangerous chemical reac […]