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Top 5 theories on the enigmatic monolith found in Utah desert

A monolithic object found in a remote part of Utah caused worldwide speculation about its origins.The object is very similar to the famous monolith from Stanley Kubrick's "2001: Space Odyssey".The object could be work of an artist or even have extraterrestrial origins. An enigmatic "monolith" found in a Utah desert on November 18th has become the source of worldwide attention and speculation, with Internet denizens looking for something more light-hearted to talk about as the tumultuous 2020 dr...
Tags: Art, Utah, Space, Movies, Innovation, Evolution, Arthur C Clarke, Stanley Kubrick, New Mexico, Mars, Kubrick, Alien, Extraterrestrial Life, Art History, Utah Department of Public Safety, DPS

6 American oil executives were sentenced to prison time by a Venezuela judge

The Citgo Petroleum Corporation headquarters are pictured in Houston, Texas. Reuters Six American oil executives held for three years in Venezuela were found guilty of corruption charges by a judge on Thursday. The so-called Citgo 6 were immediately sentenced to prison, barring them from returning home to their families in the United States. The executives, who are employees of the Houston, Texas-based Citgo refining company — which is owned by Venezuela's state oil company, PDVSA — were r...
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Dems Will Welcome One Of The Most Diverse Groups Of Elected Officials To Public Office In 2021. GOPers Will Get A Little More Diverse Too

This article is part of TPM Cafe, TPM’s home for opinion and news analysis. We are running a series of articles on progressive victories that came out of the 2020 election at the state and local level.  From county sheriff to Congress, in blue, red, and purple parts of the country, American voters elected one of the most diverse groups of elected officials in the nation’s history, including a Black-Indian woman as vice president. Most of the newly-elected women, people of color and LGBT candi...
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Report: Biden Is Considering New Mexico Governor, Obama Surgeon General For HHS Secretary

New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham (D) and former Obama-era surgeon general Vivek Murthy have emerged as top picks for Health and Human Services Secretary in the incoming Biden administration, Politico reported late Tuesday. The role will arguably be among the most important that Biden will fill as the federal government prepares to roll out distribution of COVID-19 vaccines amid surging cases of the virus. The HHS secretary will play a key role in managing how the nation conducts pande...
Tags: News, Obama, White House, Politico, Joe Biden, New Mexico, Louisiana, Biden, North Carolina, Donald Trump, Rhode Island, Health And Human Services, HHS, Obama White House, Rebekah Gee, Vivek Murthy

A Mysterious Monolith Appears in the Utah Desert, Channeling Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey People do weird things in the desert. A spokesman for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources acknowledges that widely understood truth in a recent New York Times article about a mysterious monolith discovered in Red Rock Country. “A team that was counting bighorn sheep by helicopter spotted something odd and landed to take a closer look,” writes Alan Yuhas. “It was a three-sided metal monolith, about 10 to 12 feet tall, planted firmly in the g...
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Coronavirus updates: First 6.4M doses of COVID vaccine likely in December; New Mexico approves $330M stimulus bill; US death toll nears 260K

Tennessee won't mandate COVID-19 vaccine in K-12 public schools. El Paso, Texas, sets new curfew. OAN suspended from YouTube. Latest virus news.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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New Mexico Legislature passes $330 million virus relief bill

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico lawmakers on Tuesday passed a bipartisan coronavirus relief bill that will deliver a one-time $1,200...
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Biden eyes New Mexico governor, Obama surgeon general for health secretary

New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and former Surgeon General Vivek Murthy have emerged as top contenders to be Joe Biden’s health secretary.
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Campfire Log Torches - Set Of 2

Leave it to the winter-wise Scandinavians of yore to come up with a portable bonfire. Inspired by the single-log fires used for heat and light in ancient Sweden, these naturally aromatic, insect repelling log torches bring cozy, fragrant atmosphere to outdoor get-togethers. The set includes one juniper torch and one piñon torch, each with a convenient hemp carrying handle and an easy-to-use, non-toxic fire starter. Ignite the quick-lighting pouch in the pre-drilled top, and in minutes you'll hav...
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Netflix commits $1 billion to make New Mexico home to one of the world’s largest studios

  Netflix is committing $1 billion in production spend at its ABQ Studios in Albuquerque, New Mexico along with plans to expand those studios, the company said. In an announcement alongside New Mexico’s Governor, Michelle Lujan Grisham, and Albuquerque Mayor, Tim Keller, Netflix’s chief executive Ted Sarandos said the company would add 300 acres to its existing space in ABQ Studios, creating one of the largest film production facilities in North America. That means roughly 1,000 new p...
Tags: TC, Tech, E-commerce, Netflix, New Mexico, North America, Mayor, Ted Sarandos, Black, Albuquerque, Governor, Albuquerque New Mexico, State Land Office, Secretary, Michelle Lujan Grisham, ABQ Studios

New Mexico Elk, Habitat Receive $542,000 from RMEF, Partners

The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and its partners awarded $542,481 in grant funding. IMG RMEF U.S.A. -( MISSOULA, Mont. — The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and its partners awarded $542,481 in grant funding to enhance wildlife habitat and assist scientific wildlife research in New Mexico. RMEF directly granted $71,481 and leveraged an additional $471,000 in partner dollars. “New Mexico features beautiful landscapes and prime habitat but it can also be extremely dry and arid. Som...
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Netflix to Expand New Mexico’s ABQ Studios, Pledges $1 Billion in Production Spending

Netflix is expanding its footprint in New Mexico, announcing Monday that it is expanding ABQ Studios and pledging an additional $1 billion in production spending there. The investment, per a release from the streaming giant, will create about 1,000 production jobs in New Mexico over the next decade as well as 1,467 construction jobs to […]
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Hyperion Suppressors’ Release Announced by CGS Group

When you think of the suppressor market, there are some manufacturer names that immediately come to mind. There usually aren’t too many surprises or obscure brands on “best of” or “reader’s choice” lists. The New Mexico-based CGS Group, also known as Chaos Gear Supply, has historically not been one of those more famous names. However, […] Read More … The post Hyperion Suppressors’ Release Announced by CGS Group appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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"What the data says (and doesn’t say) about crime in the United States"

The title of this post is the title of this effective short FactTank report about US crime rates authored byJohn Gramlich for the Pew Research Center. I recommend the full piece, which includes lost of links, and here are some exerpts: As Trump’s presidency draws to a close, here is a look at what we know — and don’t know — about crime in the U.S., based on a Pew Research Center analysis of data from the federal government and other sources... Property crime in the U.S. is much more common than...
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Insider Retail: The pet care industry is booming, big-box retailers smashed earnings expectations, and Walmart ramps up coronavirus safety protocols

Snug as a bug under a weighted pepperoni pizza blanket. Pizza Hut x Gravity Blanket Happy Friday, y'all. As Thanksgiving nears and the late fall days grow colder and darker, there is honestly nothing I want more than to lay eternally under Pizza Hut's new pepperoni pizza weighted blanket. Look how content this woman is, sprawled on the ground next to a piping hot pizza pie! (No, this is a not a sponsored post, and yes, I already own a weighted blanket, but in these trying times, one can nev...
Tags: Home Depot, US, Trends, Unilever, Walmart, Ap, Pizza Hut, Deloitte, New Mexico, Mars, Waffle House, Lowe, Mills, Kraft Heinz, Francesca, Starbucks Starbucks

CS Interviews: Werner Herzog and Clive Oppenheimer Discuss Fireball

CS Interviews: Werner Herzog and Clive Oppenheimer Discuss Fireball The fascinating new documentary Fireball: Visitors from Darker Worlds is now streaming on Apple TV and was able to sit down and talk with the film’s directors, Werner Herzog and Clive Oppenheimer, who discussed what it was like to travel around the world to discover the power behind meteorites. Here’s the synopsis: A journey across the planet and universe explores how meteorites, shooting stars and deep impact...
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Sister: Held 12-year-old brother's hand as he died from Covid-19

Evelyn Wolfe told CNN's Brianna Keilar that soon after her father, who is an essential worker, unknowingly brought home coronavirus, her 12-year-old brother died, making him the youngest person to die in New Mexico from Covid-19.
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United States: Western States Tighten Restrictions To Curb COVID-19 - Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Seyfarth Synopsis: Along with other locations across the country, California, Oregon, Washington, and New Mexico imposed sweeping restrictions and new guidance to contain the surge...
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Colorado man arrested after human remains found

A man sought by Colorado authorities after the discovery of human remains in a rural southern part of the state was arrested in New Mexico, the Colorado Bureau of Investigation said.
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Colorado suspect known as 'Psycho' arrested after remains of 3 people found in Conejos County

A Colorado man wanted in the discovery of three bodies in rural Conejos County has been arrested in New Mexico, authorities said Thursday.
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‘Psycho,’ suspect in southern Colorado killings, arrested in New Mexico

The man wanted following the discovery of three people’s remains in southern Colorado was arrested Thursday in New Mexico.
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The U.S. Air Force chose these 6 candidate locations to host the U.S. Space Command headquarters

As command transitions from the Trump administration to the incoming Biden administration, the U.S. Air Force today announced the final six candidate locations to host the U.S. Space Command headquarters. They include — • Kirtland Air Force Base in New Mexico • Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska • Patrick Air Force Base, Florida • Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado • Port San Antonio, Texas • Redstone Army Airfield, Alabama. — Read the rest
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2 stocks to buy on the Amazon Pharmacy news

Welcome to Business Insider's daily healthcare newsletter, your daily dose of pharma, biotech, and healthcare news. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every weekday. Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Hello,Today in healthcare news: why Wall Street analyst thinks two of the healthcare stocks pummeled by the news of Amazon Pharmacy will explode, BI Deutschland's interview with BioNTech's CEO, and Moderna salaries revealed.   Customers can now purchase prescription medica...
Tags: Amazon, Wall Street, US, Trends, Healthcare, Pfizer, Vaccine, New Mexico, Pharmacy, Don, AmerisourceBergen, Moderna, BioNtech, Business Insider New York, BLAKE DODGE, GoodRx

How much money you need to make to live comfortably in every state in America

The annual income needed to live comfortably in New York is $95,724. turtix/Shutterstock The cost of living is notoriously high in the US — but it can vary widely by state. Many Americans are reconsidering their living situations amid the coronavirus pandemic. More than 51 million Americans have filed for unemployment as months of lockdowns continue.  GoBankingRates determined the "living wage" necessary to live comfortably in each US state earlier this fall. Some states, like New York, re...
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New Mexico selected to participate in Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine pilot program

Pfizer announced that New Mexico, Texas, Rhode Island and Tennessee were the states chosen to help refine the plan for the delivery and...
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Set on 57 acres just outside Santa Fe and featuring private patios, easy access to nature, and new COVID-19 protocols, the Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantado is a splurge-worthy stay

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Four Seasons Hotels From Denver, my sister and I drove down to Santa Fe for a long weekend of Southwestern eats, art, and nature.We stayed at the Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantado, a 57-acre property that has implemented a comprehensive COVID-19 response strategy.We booked a Double Queen Casita for $950 per night during high season, but rates at the hotel can drop as low as $400 during the low s...
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Walmart is rolling out COVID testing for all workers in New Mexico, requiring employees to get tested every 2 weeks

Walmart is offering free, mandatory testing for workers in New Mexico. Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images Walmart is rolling out free, mandatory testing to all workers in New Mexico.  The retailer worked with New Mexico Gov. Lujan-Grisham to create a plan to provide tests for all Walmart workers in the state every two weeks.  "We are hopeful that increased testing data will help officials as they work to manage this health crisis," Walmart said.  While the new program is limited to New Mexico,...
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Republicans shake up state Senate leadership in New Mexico

Sen. Gregory Baca was chosen as Republican minority leader.
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Geoscientists discover Ancestral Puebloans survived from ice melt in New Mexico lava tubes

New study explains how Ancestral Puebloans survived devastating droughts by traveling deep into the caves of New Mexico to melt ancient ice as a water resource.
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These are the latest cities and states to tighten lockdown restrictions as a third wave of COVID-19 hits the US

Crystal Cox/Business Insider States and cities across the US including New Jersey, Philadelphia, and California have tightened their COVID-19 restrictions amid a third wave of the virus. Most of the restrictions focus on restricting indoor gatherings between people from multiple households. Some states and cities have issued new rules affecting gyms, schools, and restaurants. Some have also issued revised mask mandates. New states to enforce tougher rules include California, Iowa, and New...
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