The president is racing to show the public that he is taking action to address rising prices and bottlenecks amid mounting anxiety among some of his advisers about political fallout heading into next year’s midterm elections.
The deadline for requiring U.S. workers to be vaccinated or tested weekly for Covid-19 is fast approaching, but uncertainty about how legal fights over the mandate will play out has left companies in limbo on how best to prepare.
President Biden’s decision to nominate Lael Brainard to become Federal Reserve vice chairwoman elevates a veteran economist who has been a strong ally of Chairman Jerome Powell on the central bank’s boldest policy decisions during the pandemic.
South Africa’s warning of a new strain of coronavirus walloped the energy sector, leading to the sharpest declines in oil prices since the global economy locked down early last year to slow the spread of the virus.
NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – New Mexico State Police are investigating an accident that occurred on eastbound I-40 at mile marker 301. Officials say it was a semi-truck rollover and there has been one fatality. The area has been cleared and traffic is moving. No other details are known at this time. This is a developing story. KRQE [...]
NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – Friday morning is very cold across the state thanks to Thursday's cold front, with temperatures around and below freezing. If you are doing early Black Friday shopping, bundle up. Westerly and southerly winds will help warm temperatures up Friday afternoon, with highs anywhere from five to seventeen degrees warmer than Thursday. Temp […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration on Friday recommended an overhaul of the nation's oil and gas leasing program to limit areas available for energy development and raise costs for oil and gas companies to drill on public land and water. The long-awaited report by the Interior Department stops short of recommending an end to [...]
BRUSSELS (AP) — The White House said Friday the U.S. will restrict travel from South Africa and seven other countries in the region beginning Monday due to a new COVID-19 variant. A World Health Organization panel named the variant "omicron" and classified it as a highly transmissible virus of concern, the same category that includes [...]
A new coronavirus variant identified in South Africa is leading to a new round of travel restrictions just as many had finally begun to ease. The risks of the variant, called omicron, are largely unknown. But the World Health Organization has called it a “variant of concern” and governments around the world are not waiting [...]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque Fire Rescue responded to a fire on Albuquerque's west side early Friday morning. Officials say AFR was sent out about 3:30 Friday morning to Teakwood Drive near Unser for a house fire. They say the homeowner had fallen asleep while cooking in the kitchen. and was awakened by the smoke. The homeowner [...]
BestReviews is reader-supported and may earn an affiliate commission. Details. Besides getting gifts for people on your holiday shopping list, there’s someone else you should remember to buy for today: yourself. If you’ve been eyeing something special recently, whether it’s a new tablet or a winter coat, Black Friday is the perfect time to pick it up at [... […]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – As millions of Americans indulged in turkey, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, and stuffing, odds are many households are dealing with a surplus of leftovers in the fridge. So what should you do with all those Thanksgiving leftovers? Chef Andrew Bustos, owner of Precision Catering, offers some tasty recipes using all of [...] […]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Looking to give the perfect gift this year? There are a variety of unique gifts that can be found around the city with so many ways to support Albuquerque's small business community. Holiday shopping expert Andrew Sisneros discusses the Albuquerque Small Business Holiday Gift Guide and how it provides the ultimate shopping ins […]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – It is Black Friday and as families visit stores to find the best deals, don't forget about the upcoming Giving Tuesday, a global initiative that encourages individuals to donate to charitable causes. Animal Humane New Mexico PR and Media Manager Madison Beets introduces the Pet of the Week and provides details on Giving [...] […]
BestReviews is reader-supported and may earn an affiliate commission. Details. Best deals for the holidays Now that the biggest shopping season of the year is here, there are tons of great products in a wide range of categories seeing significant price cuts. Among the most popular items on sale for Black Friday are tablets, Chromebooks, PC peripherals and [. […]
Friday’s Top Stories Man who drove through Balloon Fiesta traffic closure charged with DWI MainStreet Roswell uses Christmas classic to inspire local shopping Lindy’s Diner serves hundreds of Thanksgiving meals Friday's Five Facts  Stores kick off Black Friday but pandemic woes linger - Black Friday has officially arrived and shoppers are ready to go […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Retailers are expected to usher in the unofficial start to the holiday shopping season Friday with bigger crowds than last year in a closer step toward normalcy. But the fallout from the pandemic continues to weigh on businesses and shoppers' minds. Buoyed by solid hiring, healthy pay gains, and substantial savings, [...]