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2018 plan for Mexican wolves calls for fostering of pups

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — U.S. wildlife officials have a plan for fostering as many as a dozen captive Mexican gray wolf pups with wild...

‘Coco’ draws Latino audiences, others with theme of family

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The day before Thanksgiving, a predominantly Latino audience packed an Albuquerque theater on Route 66 to catch the U.S. premiere...

New Mexico brothers questioned in Texas border agent’s death

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The FBI questioned two brothers from New Mexico in the death of a border patrol agent in Texas, according...

Report: US agency holding nuke bombs grapples with oversight

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Energy has its share of challenges as it conducts some of the world's most high-tech research,...

Women: Sexual harassment unchecked at New Mexico Statehouse

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Widespread sexual harassment at the New Mexico Statehouse has gone unchecked amid ineffective procedures for reporting and investigating the abuse,...

Ranchers, environmental groups work to improve public lands

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A few years ago, ranchers in northern New Mexico were in a contentious dispute with environmental groups and the U.S....

New Mexico elementary teacher accused of voyeurism

SILVER CITY, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a teacher from southwestern New Mexico is facing a felony charge of voyeurism over allegations he used...

Democrat Tim Keller takes helm as Albuquerque’s new mayor

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Democrat Tim Keller took over as mayor of New Mexico's largest city Friday amid rising crime and a struggling economy. The...

New Mexico Legislature under scrutiny for self-enrichment

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Limited safeguards against self-enrichment in the nation's only unsalaried legislature are under scrutiny in the wake of a corruption...

US adopts recovery plan for Mexican wolves, lawsuit planned

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — After decades of legal challenges and political battles that have pitted states against the federal government, U.S. wildlife managers on...

New Mexico appellate judge retiring after almost 19 years

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico appellate judge has announced that he is retiring after serving on the bench for almost 19...

Angel Fire Republican in race to challenge Congressman Lujan

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — At least one Republican has entered the race for a northern New Mexico congressional seat held by Democratic Congressman Ben...

University leaders seek change in lottery scholarships

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Leaders of colleges and universities in New Mexico are requesting the state Legislature to separate lottery scholarships from tuition...

Ex-Las Cruces policeman dies in crash with pursued vehicle

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A retired Las Cruces police officer riding a motorcycle was killed in a collision with a carjacked vehicle and...

Health care options expanded for some New Mexico vets

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Specialized care for some veterans in southern New Mexico will be more accessible thanks to a recent decision by the...

Man sought in killing of his girlfriend added to wanted list

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A $3,000 reward is being offered for a man accused in the death of his girlfriend who was run over...

Former New Mexico teacher faces new sex abuse allegation

ESPANOLA, N.M. (AP) — A former teacher awaiting trial on charges of rape, kidnapping and other counts is facing a new allegation. A Rio Arriba...

New Mexico seeks new payments from Medicaid patients

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Low-income Medicaid patients in New Mexico may soon have to pay more for certain brand-name drugs or if they...

Albuquerque mayor-elect names interim police leadership team

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Amid federal court-ordered reforms and rising crime, Albuquerque Mayor-elect Tim Keller on Tuesday named a public safety team to oversee...

New Mexico man convicted of burglary in 2013 pharmacy case

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A man has been convicted of burglary and other charges in a case stemming from a 2013 break-in at a...

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