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Reports: Tents Trapped Boy Scouts During Flash Flood That Killed Sacramento BoyDeadly floodwaters that tore through a Boy Scout troop's New Mexico campsite in the middle of the night turned their tents into wet cages that clung to their bodies like saran wrap, newly released police reports and taped interviews show.
Sacramento Boy Scouts Mourn Teen Killed In New Mexico Flash FloodIn the pre-dawn hours on Saturday, an unexpected flash flood swept Brock and three other scouts downstream. New Mexico state police say the Philmont Ranch staff found the other three boys who were able to escape the flood water.
California Woman Battles Navajo Nation Over Husband's BodyJean LaMarr was ordered to return her husband's body to the country's largest American Indian reservation for burial, but she wants the remains cremated and interred at a military cemetary.
Large Storm Blamed For At Least 8 Deaths Continues To Plow Across USA large storm already blamed for at least eight deaths in the West slogged through Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico and other parts of the Southwest on Sunday, leading to hundreds of flight cancellations as it slowly churned east ahead of Thanksgiving.
Five Things: FGCU First 15 Seed In Sweet 16 And Pac 12 Exceeds Its SeedsTo measure the unpredictability of this year’s NCAA Tournament, consider two items that didn’t make this column: Gonzaga, a 32-win team on a 15-game win streak, didn’t survive the first weekend, and Harvard, a 14 seed, won its first ever Tournament game.
New Mexico Gov. Declines To Pardon Outlaw Billy The KidBilly the Kid, the Old West outlaw who killed at least three lawmen and tried to cut a deal from jail with territorial authorities, won't be pardoned, Gov. Bill Richardson said Friday, nearly 130 years after the gunslinger's death.
University Of New Mexico Sues Intel Corp. A nonprofit corporation owned by the University of New Mexico's board of regents has filed a federal lawsuit against Intel Corp., claiming the computer chip manufacturing giant infringed on a university patent that helps in the production of advanced chips.