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Police: Suspect, officers in shootout on New Mexico highway

ALGODONES, N.M. (AP) — Gunfire between an armed robbery suspect and New Mexico law enforcement officers Tuesday on Interstate 25 left a stolen truck...

Larger New Mexico high schools continue to struggle on PARCC

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Many high schools in New Mexico's four largest cities continue to struggle with upper-level math and reading tests, according to...

New Mexico Supreme Court weighs burden on public defenders

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Supreme Court is considering whether public defense attorneys are being stretched too thin to adequately represent...

New Mexico adjusts rules for dark-money groups in politics

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico campaign finance regulators are making some adjustments as they move forward with a proposal for more detailed...

More mosquitoes capable of transmitting the Zika virus found

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say mosquitoes capable of transmitting the Zika virus have been found in New Mexico's Otero and Hidalgo counties. New...

Attorneys general urge Trump to keep immigrant program

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas on Friday joined 19 other Democratic attorneys general around the country urging President Donald...

Albuquerque taxi driver found stabbed to death near hospital

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the stabbing death of a taxi driver in southeast Albuquerque. The driver was found early Friday morning after...

New Mexico hopes to ease transition for children in custody

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Teddy bears, blankets, crayons, games and a safe place to sleep. New Mexico's top officials wanted to pack as much as...

New Mexico police release officer-involved shooting details

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Santa Fe police say a man who was shot by an officer at an apartment complex had thrown homemade...

Forecasters: Flooding likely in New Mexico through weekend

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Forecasters say flash flooding is likely in New Mexico through the weekend due to monsoon moisture and a weather disturbance...

Congressional election in New Mexico set to be diverse race

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The primary race for an open congressional seat in central New Mexico is set to become one of the most...

Pearce to challenge decision to limit use of campaign cash

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce is going to court to challenge a state official's ruling that Pearce can't use all...

Health insurers rein in rate hikes on New Mexico exchange

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's superintendent of insurance says health insurance providers are reducing requested rate hikes for next year on the...

New Mexico museums’ revenue increases, attendance declines

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Revenue is up at New Mexico's state-run museums, despite the fact that fewer people are visiting them. The Albuquerque Journal reports...

Carlsbad Caverns National Park proposed fee hike

CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — One of southern New Mexico's most popular tourist destinations wants to raise the price of admission. Officials at Carlsbad Caverns National...

‘Breaking Bad’ chemistry teacher sentenced for meth scheme

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A former high school chemistry teacher, who gained international attention after he was convicted of cooking methamphetamines in New...

Parents hope Texas teen’s last text will spread awareness

LOVINGTON, N.M. (AP) — The parents of a Texas teen who died after she was accidentally electrocuted inside a bathtub are sharing one of...

Apple founder Steve Jobs is the subject of a new opera

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — It's 2007, and Steve Jobs has just finished launching the first iPhone before an enraptured audience when he nearly...

Martinez: 27 DWI fugitives caught in aggressive push

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez has announced that 27 "most wanted" drunken driving fugitives have been captured since the...

New high school designed with security, atmosphere in mind

FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — When it came time to design a new main building at Farmington High School, Jeremy Trumble of the Albuquerque-based design...

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