The Albuquerque Police Department is in “deliberate non-compliance” with its settlement agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice when it comes to banning or correcting certain use-of-force techniques, including neck holds, the independent monitor in the case reported Tuesday. And, the department’s command staff has repeatedly failed to identify and review improper uses of force by officers, the independent monitor, James Ginger, said in his fifth report on APD’s progress in reforming itself.
Mayor Richard Berry’s Albuquerque Rapid Transit Project would get a $50 million federal transit grant under a proposed congressional spending bill, leaving the project $19 million short of the funds the city was hoping to get. Berry’s administration has said that the $126 million ART project will be completed by the end of this year, but it has never said where it will get the money to plug the $19 million hole.
The Albuquerque metro area’s economy plunged off the cliff in January 2008. Over the next four years, the four-county area lost 37,700 jobs, or 9.4 percent of its workforce. Now, nearly 10 years after falling off that cliff, the area is still mired in economic mediocrity and has yet to regain all the jobs it lost during the recession. In fact, the area is still 15,000 jobs, or nearly 4 percent short of the jobs peak it reached in December 2007.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".