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Review: Most candidates, PACs comply with New Mexico law

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver says the majority of the candidates and political committees involved in...

Testing time for New Mexico students to be reduced

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico students will spend less time taking standardized tests and will have two additional weeks of learning time under...

New Mexico claims discount chain sold obsolete motor oil

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The discount chain Dollar General is being accused by the attorney general of New Mexico of false advertising and unfair...

First woman takes leadership seat on New Mexico budget panel

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — For the first time, a woman took the leadership seat Tuesday on the influential joint finance committee that drafts...

New Mexico lawmakers sue to block vetoes

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Leading New Mexico lawmakers have filed a lawsuit aimed at invalidating the recent vetoes of 10 bills by Republican...

Albuquerque City Council overrides mayor’s budget veto

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Albuquerque City Council has overridden Mayor Richard Berry's budget veto. Berry vetoed the council's $534.1 million budget last week, calling...

University of New Mexico names acting athletic director

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The University of New Mexico on Monday appointed one of its deputy athletic directors to head the department until the...

Woman, teen arrested in Las Cruces pellet gun shooting case

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a woman and a teenage boy have been arrested for allegedly driving around Las Cruces and firing...

Pedestrian killed in crash involving Bernalillo deputy

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Albuquerque Police Department is investigating a fatal crash that involved a Bernalillo County Sheriff's deputy. The sheriff's department announced Monday...

New Mexico marks 50th anniversary of Chicano courthouse raid

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — It was a local dispute over land in rural, northern New Mexico that turned violent, forced the governor to call...

1st human case of plague this year in New Mexico is reported

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The state Department of Health has reported the first human case of plague in New Mexico this year. Health officials...

Authorities trying to fine and rescue 5 hikers in New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Bernalillo County Sheriff's officials say deputies are trying to find and rescue five hikers lost in Sandoval County. They say the...

New Mexico schools look to solve physician shortage

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — University of New Mexico student Connie Hu has plans to return to Las Cruces, where she was born and...

New Mexico woman sentenced for stealing crime funds

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico officials say a former bank employee accused of stealing Crime Stoppers funds was sentenced prison time. The Alamogordo Daily...

General: Plane from unit at Cannon AFB dropped massive bomb

CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) — The commander of the U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command says the special weapon dubbed "the mother of all bombs"...

Albuquerque police: 2 dead after shooting in parking lot

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police say two people are dead as a result of a shooting after which vehicles were seen speeding away. Police...

New Mexico seeking info as it updates state railway plan

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico transportation officials are developing an online survey for people to weigh in as they work on updating...

New Mexico considering changes to Medicaid program

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — State officials say keeping costs down while improving the delivery of health care for New Mexico's poorest residents is the...

New Mexico AD stepping down amid spending scrutiny

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — University of New Mexico athletic director Paul Krebs, who has faced intense criticism for spending public money on a 2015...

ENMU’s Roswell campus seeks $20 million for capital projects

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell has asked the Board of Regents to approve a draft list of $20.2 million in capital...

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