Five Things You Need to Know Before You GoJuly 7th, 2014 at 6:00 am by Mary Ann Hatchitt under Latest Posts, Morning Show
5. Topping international headlines this morning, 63 girls and women in Nigeria who were kidnapped by the terrorist group Boko Haram are now free after escaping overnight.
4. A New Mexico veteran who says the Veterans Administration ruined his life is still trending here n KRQE.com. Sean Hudson says a VA doctor left a screw in his shoulder. Hudson says he cannot work because of the pain.
3. Albuquerque firefighters received 1233 calls about illegal fireworks over the weekend. The number’s down more than 100 calls from last year. Fire crews issued 17 citations, including one to a group of Buddhist Monks who said they didn’t know their fireworks were illegal.
2. The immigration crisis is continuing as immigrants continue to pour into the United States illegally over the Mexican border. The White House now wants to change the laws that say the government cannot reject most children from entering the U.S. Senator Tom Udall (D-NM) says people in Artesia are warming up to the Law Enforcement Training Center that’s holding women and children.
1. Mostly sunny today, with a high near 96 and isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon, with a southwest wind around 5 mph and a 10% chance of precipitation.
Tonight Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.