Local news in brief, March 6, 2010
Get FREE Daily Headlines by email! A Rail Runner Express news release Friday indicated Santo Domingo Pueblo is changing its name to Kewa.
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News Wrap: Jobless Claims Boost Confidence on Wall Street
In other news Friday, positive unemployment numbers from Labor Department helped Wall Street rally, and General Motors announced it will reinstate 600 dealerships it had planned to close.
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Chile has begun three days of national mourning after an 8.8-magnitude earthquake killed hundreds of people and damaged infrastructure. Flags will be lowered across the country on Sunday as officials struggle to establish the exact number of the dead.
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