- Deming man gets federal prison term for meth trafficking Updated: Aug-05-15 6:28 am
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - A Deming man has been sentenced to more than seven years in federal prison for methamphetamine trafficking.
- Calculation error prompts concern at nuke waste site Updated: Aug-05-15 5:55 am
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - The federal government's nuclear waste repository in southern New Mexico says a calculation error prompted short-lived concerns of a radiation release.
- Lawyers press idea officers saw danger before shooting Updated: Aug-05-15 5:06 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Defense lawyers for two Albuquerque officers continue to press witnesses about dangers their clients faced before they fatally shot a homeless man.
- Couple create New Mexican alternative to ketchup Updated: Aug-05-15 5:06 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Though they tied the knot just last September, Carmit Levin and Jacob Seidenberg Korn playfully bickered recently about the details of how they had created their new product - ketchup infused with green chile from Hatch - as if they were a seasoned couple.
- New Mexico again offers amnesty for unpaid child support Updated: Aug-05-15 5:04 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Gov. Susana Martinez's administration again is offering temporary amnesty for parents facing possible arrest for unpaid child support.
- Albuquerque police name officers who shot man after chase Updated: Aug-04-15 6:03 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Two Albuquerque police officers who shot and killed an armed man suspected of kidnapping a woman and leading police on a high-speed chase are veterans of the force, police said Tuesday.
- Detective describes unraveling encounter in which man killed Updated: Aug-04-15 5:34 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - An Albuquerque, New Mexico, police detective testified Tuesday that an officer charged in the shooting death of a homeless man said the encounter began to unravel when the man held two knives and took a defensive stance.
- West Nile virus detected in Bernalillo County mosquitoes Updated: Aug-04-15 4:14 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Health officials in Albuquerque say the West Nile virus has been detected in some mosquitoes in Bernalillo County.
- Las Cruces churches reviewing security after explosions Updated: Aug-04-15 2:19 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Church officials in Las Cruces say they will conduct security reviews following two explosions that startled Sunday churchgoers in the New Mexico city.
- Correction: Bondsman Arrested story Updated: Aug-04-15 1:58 pm
FARMINGTON, New Mexico - In a story July 26 and in a previous story about the arrest of a man in a fraud case, The Associated Press, relying on information from the San Juan County Sheriff's Office, reported erroneously that Daniel Goldberg Sr. is a bondsman. Goldberg formerly was licensed by New Mexico as a bondsman but he currently does not have a bondsman's license.
- US lab in New Mexico, Univ. of Arizona team up on research Updated: Aug-04-15 1:24 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A military laboratory in New Mexico and the University of Arizona have agreed to collaborate on technological research.
- Los Alamos vigils eye 70th anniversary of atomic bombings Updated: Aug-04-15 9:28 am
LOS ALAMOS, New Mexico - Peace advocates are planning peace vigils in Los Alamos to mark the 70th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
- Testing no longer required for new teacher evaluations Updated: Aug-04-15 8:34 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Districts are no longer required to evaluate first-time teachers based on test scores from the previous year.
- FBI: 3 devices found at New Mexico power plant not dangerous Updated: Aug-03-15 10:38 pm
FARMINGTON, New Mexico - The FBI says three "suspicious devices" found at the Four Corners Power Plant near Farmington are not dangerous.
- New Mexico not expected to fight EPA's emission-cutting rule Updated: Aug-03-15 7:13 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico properly prepared for President Barack Obama's efforts to cut greenhouse gases from power plants and won't be among the many Republican-led states expected to fight the plan, state Environment Department Secretary Ryan Flynn said Monday.
- Faith holds at New Mexico churches targeted by small blasts Updated: Aug-03-15 6:32 pm
A New Mexico church service was set to start when the mailbox exploded near the office entrance.
- Albuquerque mayor has Confederate flag removed from Old Town Updated: Aug-03-15 6:13 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - An early version of the Confederate flag that had flown above Old Town Albuquerque for decades has been taken down.
- 4 teenagers plead not guilty in killing of New Mexico man Updated: Aug-03-15 3:25 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Four teenagers charged as adults in the shooting death of a 60-year-old New Mexico man during a night of robbing homes and cars have pleaded not guilty.
- New Mexico AG to hold first anti-crime review meeting Updated: Aug-03-15 10:52 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas is set to hold his first meeting with a taskforce reviewing the state's criminal justice system.
- FBI sets up hotline on blasts outside New Mexico churches Updated: Aug-03-15 10:13 am
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - The FBI has established a hotline for calls with information about explosions that occurred outside two Las Cruces churches on Sunday.
- Wolf conservation hits permitting snag in New Mexico Updated: Aug-03-15 8:38 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Federal fish and wildlife officials are appealing to the state to reconsider its rejection of two permits related to Mexican wolf conservation efforts.
- Man killed, 2 arrested after shooting that wounded officer Updated: Aug-03-15 8:13 am
ROSWELL, New Mexico - Two men are facing drug and conspiracy charges following a fatal shooting that left an officer wounded and a suspect dead.
- Man fatally shot in southwest Albuquerque Updated: Aug-02-15 6:19 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Police in Albuquerque are investigating the shooting of a man on the southwest side of the city.
- City leaders want New Mexico law to allow curfews for teens Updated: Aug-02-15 3:37 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Officials in several New Mexico cities want to set a local curfew for teens and are renewing efforts to change a state law to allow such regulations.
- 4 Las Cruces teens charged with fatally shooting 5th teen Updated: Aug-02-15 11:47 am
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Authorities have arrested four Las Cruces teens for allegedly shooting another teen to death while all five were carrying out a home invasion.