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Former New Mexico state senator gets 18 months prison term

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Former New Mexico state Sen. Phil Griego will spend 18 months behind bars for fraud, bribery and other convictions...

New Mexico school shooter had swastika marking on his leg

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A gunman in a deadly New Mexico school shooting had no drugs or alcohol in his system the day of...

Interior to replace Obama-era rule on methane emissions

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Interior Department is replacing an Obama-era regulation aimed at restricting harmful methane emissions from oil and gas production on federal...

Winter weather advisory scheduled for northern New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A winter weather advisory is scheduled for parts of northern New Mexico. The National Weather Service says wintry weather is expected...

New Mexico lawmakers may seek privacy rules for police video

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico lawmakers may set up a community task force as they consider restricting public access to body camera...

New Mexico studies creation of Medicaid buy-in coverage

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico will study opportunities to provide Medicaid coverage through a fee to people who earn too much money...

New Mexico man planned to harm Texas YouTube stars

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Court records say a New Mexico man drove to Austin, Texas, late last month with a plan to harm two...

State Forestry: State could see worst fire season in decade

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State Forestry officials say they already are anticipating an aggressive fire season, as 70 percent of the state...

New Mexico lawmakers rally around spaceport secrecy bill

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico lawmakers are rallying around a bill designed to provide greater confidentiality for aerospace companies working out of...

Santa Fe man gets prison sentence for assaulting BIA officer

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Santa Fe man has been sentenced to 30 months in prison in New Mexico for assaulting a federal law...

Grand jury indicts New Mexico man in 13-year-old boy’s death

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A grand jury has indicted a New Mexico man on a count of first-degree murder in the death of...

New Mexico helicopter crash survivor recalls fleeing blasts

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The sole survivor of a New Mexico helicopter crash last month that killed five people, including key Zimbabwean opposition leader...

New Mexico to study possibility of safe injection sites

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico is joining the list of states and cities that are studying whether overdose deaths linked to the nation's...

Amended New Mexico state budget seeks more to prosecutors

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Senate lawmakers in New Mexico recommended larger pay increases for judges, prison guards, and state police and greater spending...

Sixth suspect arrested in killing of gas station attendant

ALBQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a sixth person has been arrested in connection with the robbery killing of an attendant at an Edgewood...

Espanola man’s lowrider museum dream soon to be reality

ESPANOLA, N.M. (AP) — A walk around Fred Rael's Espanola home is like strolling through a museum of lowrider culture. It starts with his two...

Albuquerque Police Department limits role in US task forces

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Albuquerque Police Department says it is no longer assigning officers to U.S. Marshal task forces and has removed a...

New Mexico football coach appealing 30-day suspension

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico football coach Bob Davie said Friday he will appeal a 30-day suspension in connection with multiple investigations involving...

Border agents to search for banned Valentine’s Day flowers

SANTA TERESA, N.M. (AP) — Customs agents will step up searches for banned flowers meant for Valentine's Day being smuggled into the U.S. from...

Opera of Rudolfo Anaya’s ‘Bless Me, Ultima’ set to premiere

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The opera adaptation of Rudolfo Anaya's famed novel "Bless Me, Ultima," one of the most recognizable works of Mexican-American literature,...

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