- NM governor weighs in on union fees for US Supreme Court Updated: Oct-06-15 2:12 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a ruling allowing public-sector unions to collect fees from employees who decide not to become union members.
- Group asks state high court to hear power plant case Updated: Oct-05-15 3:15 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Environmentalists asked the New Mexico Supreme Court on Monday to disqualify all but one member of a powerful state regulatory board in a case that will determine the fate of a coal-fired power plant that serves customers throughout the Southwest.
- 15-year-old to stand trial as adult in fatal shooting Updated: Oct-01-15 7:23 pm
TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, New Mexico - A 15-year-old youth is accused of fatally shooting a 30-year-old man in Truth or Consequences.
- State police investigate fatal shooting by Lovington police Updated: Oct-01-15 7:07 pm
LOVINGTON, New Mexico - New Mexico State Police are investigating the death of an armed man who was shot by police in Lovington.
- New Mexico Supreme Court rules in contested rate case Updated: Sep-29-15 9:18 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The New Mexico Supreme Court is backing up state regulators' decision to allow an electric utility to consider renewable energy costs and employee pension assets when seeking a change in customer rates.
- New Mexico tribe appeals ruling on casino dispute with state Updated: Sep-28-15 5:41 pm
DENVER - Lawyers for an American Indian community in New Mexico asked a federal appeals court on Monday to overturn a lower court ruling that blocked them from going through the U.S. Interior Department instead of the state for a gambling compact.
- Legislative analysts: New Mexico's economy still recovering Updated: Sep-28-15 2:34 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Legislative analysts say New Mexico's economy shows some signs of recovery but continues to struggle compared with those of neighboring states and the country as a whole.
- Reports show tents trapped Boy Scouts during deadly flooding Updated: Sep-27-15 11:21 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Deadly floodwaters that tore through a Boy Scout troop's New Mexico campsite as they slept turned their tents into wet cages that clung to their bodies like saran wrap, newly released police reports and taped interviews show.
- New Mexico youth ranch suing state police officer Updated: Sep-26-15 11:51 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A southern New Mexico ranch for troubled youth is suing a state police officer in federal court over his investigation of abuse allegations.
- 2 Albuquerque men accused of ID theft and debit card fraud Updated: Sep-26-15 6:11 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico State Police say two Albuquerque men are in custody for alleged identity theft and debit card fraud at casinos.
- New Mexico GOP unveils plans to put state in play in 2016 Updated: Sep-25-15 5:20 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The New Mexico Republican Party unveiled plans Friday to build a grass-roots strategy it says will help the GOP presidential nominee and keep the state House under the party's control.
- New Mexico college enrollment drops amid push for reform Updated: Sep-22-15 5:13 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico colleges are seeing a decline in enrollment as the economy improves and administrators try to adjust and find ways to lure more students.
- State Police: Juvenile suspect in custody in fatal shooting Updated: Sep-22-15 12:52 pm
TRITH OR CONSEQUENCES, New Mexico - Authorities say one person is dead and another is in custody following a shooting in Truth or Consequences.
- New Mexico governor, husband skydive at GOP fundraiser Updated: Sep-19-15 8:48 pm
SOCORRO, New Mexico - New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez and her husband have jumped out of an airplane as part of a Republican fundraiser.
- Official: Military plane crashes in New Mexico desert Updated: Sep-19-15 7:43 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - A military aircraft crashed in the New Mexico desert northwest of Las Cruces International Airport during a training flight Saturday, injuring at least one person aboard, according to local officials.
- State Republicans eye seats in Democratic-controlled senate Updated: Sep-17-15 2:22 pm
ROSWELL, New Mexico - New Mexico's GOP chairwoman says state Republicans are eyeing four seats in the Democratic-controlled Senate for the 2016 election.
- Campaign finance reports to be reviewed in wake of scandal Updated: Sep-16-15 6:56 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The spending of political contributions by elected officials in New Mexico came under greater scrutiny Wednesday as more allegations of possible violations of the state's campaign finance reporting laws surfaced in the wake of a scandal that has cast a shadow over the secretary of state's office.
- New Mexico lawmakers OK funds for impeachment investigation Updated: Sep-15-15 5:52 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - One of New Mexico's highest-ranking officials pleaded not guilty to dozens of charges during a brief court appearance Tuesday as lawmakers cleared the way for an impeachment investigation into allegations that she embezzled money from campaign contributions.
- The Latest: Embattled NM secretary of state visits offie Updated: Sep-15-15 4:18 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The latest on fraud charges against New Mexico's secretary of state (all times local):
- New Mexico Supreme Court upholds man's murder conviction Updated: Sep-14-15 10:41 am
FARMINGTON, New Mexico - The New Mexico Supreme Court has upheld a man's murder conviction in the 2011 beating death of a Farmington man, but the man's lesser offence of evidence tampering has been overturned.
- Police: Kentucky man killed in crash in New Mexico Updated: Sep-11-15 8:09 pm
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - Authorities in New Mexico say a Kentucky man has been killed in car crash north of Carlsbad.
- Applications sought to replace Supreme Court justice Updated: Sep-11-15 5:00 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A panel of judges, attorneys and others is seeking applicants to fill the vacancy that will be left on the New Mexico Supreme Court with the retirement of Justice Richard Bosson.
- New Mexico AG calls on feds to address natural gas waste Updated: Sep-10-15 6:00 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico's attorney general is calling on the federal government to move quickly in adopting new rules to curb the waste of natural gas and the resulting loss of millions of dollars in royalties that could benefit education and other public programs.