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Attorney General Balderas Announces $100 Million Settlement With Barclays For Manipulating LIBOR

on August 12, 2016 - 9:33pm
Attorney General Hector Balderas 
AG News:
SANTA FE  Attorney General Hector Balderas has announced a $100 million settlement with Barclays Bank PLC and Barclays Capital Inc. for fraudulent and anticompetitive conduct involving the manipulation of LIBOR. The LIBOR is among the most common of benchmark interest rate indexes used to make adjustments to adjustable rate mortgages.
This is a benchmark interest rate that affects financial instruments worth trillions of dollars and has a widespread impact on global markets and consumers.

Police: Rover Situation Resolved Without Incident

on August 8, 2016 - 7:26pm

LAPD News:

The Los Alamos Police Department just issued the following response to the Los Alamos Daily Post about this afternoon's Code Red Alert in White Rock:

“It was an isolated incident on Rover Boulevar. The incident was contained and the general public was not in danger. No arrests were made and the situation was resolved without incident.”

LAPD Cmdr. Preston Ballew said the police will release a more detailed account of the incident in the morning.

Watch for details.

UPDATE: Code Red Lifted For Rover Park Area

on August 8, 2016 - 4:58pm


The Code Red Alert for the Rover Park area of White Rock has ended.

The Los Alamos Daily Post will report the details of this police event as soon as they become available.

Background On Citizen Alert Code Red:

In 2012, Los Alamos County launched a new emergency notification system that allows it to alert residents to an emergency in their area. Exampes of emergency situations or critical community alerts include evacuation notices, bio-terrorism alerts, boil water notices, and missing child reports.

Click here for more information and to register for this service.

Code Red Alert Issued For Rover Park Area In White Rock - Residents Asked To Shelter In Place

on August 8, 2016 - 3:34pm

Map of area under alert around Rover Park in White Rock. Courtesy image



The Los Alamos County Emergency Management Department has issued a Code Red Alert related to a police incident underway in the Rover Park area of White Rock.

Residents and visitors in the area are advised to shelter in place and avoid the Rover Park area.  Contact 505.662.8333 (County 311) for more information. Please DO NOT contact police dispatch.

An all clear message will be sent as soon as the situation is under control.