KSFR's John Calef brings you local news at noon. 

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Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 12:33pm MDT

Recent changes in federal workers law--specifically regarding overtime pay--will have profound effect across the country and especially right here in New Mexico which is home to one of the largest concentrations of nonprofit organizations in the country. Elsa Lopez and Marcela Diaz spoke with Judy Conti, a federal advocacy coordinator for the National employment law project, about what the federal changes were and how it will impact organizations. Conti began by describing the what the National employment law project does.

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Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 12:33pm MDT

US Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell owes his life saved to a brave Afghan man and a unique Afghan tradition called pashtunwali. It's the same tradition that mandates Osama Bin Laden's protection in the mountains of the Hindu Kush. Newsweek senior editor R. M. Schneiderman told KSFR's Dave Marash on HERE AND THERE what pashtunwali is all about.

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Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 12:30pm MDT

The latest in the line of Jane Austen adaptations comes in the form of Love & Friendship. Can Indie Director Whit Stillman make his mark on the genre, KSFR correspondent Jeremy Zeilik finds out.

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Category:KSFR News -- posted at: 12:27pm MDT