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James on record 12th All-NBA 1st team; Harden also unanimous

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James grabs a rebound as he warms up before Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

NEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James was unanimously selected to the All-NBA first team for a record 12th time, while Houston’s James Harden also appeared on all 100 first-team ballots.

Kyle Busch captures pole at Charlotte; Harvick starts last

Kyle Busch (18) drives his car during practice for the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, May 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Busch will start at the front of the field Sunday in the Coca-Cola 600, and NASCAR Cup Series points leader Kevin Harvick will begin in the rear.

The Latest: Colorado deputies wound New Mexico suspect


ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the killing of two people in Albuquerque (all times local):

Environmentalists take aim at power plant’s discharge permit

This April, 2006 file photo shows the Four Corners Power Plant in Waterflow, N.M., near the San Juan River in northwestern New Mexico. Federal regulators are being targeted by a coalition of environmental groups who say a coal-fired power plant that provides electricity to Arizona customers has been operating under a water permit that should have been updated more than a decade ago. The groups are concerned that any failure to meet modern pollution control requirements could affect the Navajo Nation and other areas downstream from the Four Corners Power Plant. (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Environmental groups are accusing U.S. regulators of violating clean water rules by repeatedly delaying action on a discharge permit for a coal-fired power plant that provides electricity for customers in three western states.

State lawmaker’s comments during DWI arrest to be reviewed

In this Sunday, May 20, 2018 photo from police lapel video, New Mexico Republican state Rep. Monica Youngblood is given a field sobriety test by an Albuquerque police officer at a DWI checkpoint in Albuquerque, N.M. Youngblood insists in the video released by police that she hasn't consumed alcohol, but the officer who stops her says he can smell it. Police on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, released the video that led to Youngblood's arrest on an aggravated drunken driving charge. (Albuquerque Police Department via AP)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Attorney General’s Office says it will review a drunken-driving case involving state Rep. Monica Youngblood to see whether the 41-year-old Albuquerque Republican inappropriately tried to use her legislative position to influence police.

Candidate for governor seeks changes for driver’s licenses


SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A Democratic candidate for New Mexico governor wants to ensure state residents are not wrongfully denied a driving credential and also make it possible to renew driver’s licenses by mail.

Democratic candidate for governor wants pay for lawmakers


SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jeff Apodaca says he wants New Mexico lawmakers to become paid politicians to help eliminate financial conflicts of interest between their legislative duties and outside careers.

Trump cancels summit, citing ‘open hostility’ by North Korea

President Donald Trump speaks during a signing ceremony for the "Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act," in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence looks on, right. In a dramatic diplomatic turn, Trump on Thursday canceled next month's summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, citing the "tremendous anger and open hostility" in a recent statement by the North. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump abruptly canceled his summit with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un Thursday, blaming “tremendous anger and open hostility” by Pyongyang and abandoning for now a meeting that held the promise of a historic peace deal but also the risk of diplomatic meltdown.

Bus driver charged in crash that killed student, teacher

In this May 17, 2018, file photo, emergency personnel work at the scene of a school bus and dump truck collision on Interstate 80 in Mount Olive, N.J. Hudy Muldrow Sr., the school bus driver caused the fatal crash by crossing three lanes of traffic in an apparent attempt to make an illegal U-turn, according to a criminal complaint released Thursday, May 24, that charged him with vehicular homicide. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

A school bus driver with a history of driver’s license suspensions caused a fatal crash on a New Jersey highway last week by crossing three lanes of traffic in an apparent attempt to make an illegal U-turn, according to a criminal complaint released Thursday.

London couple convicted of murdering nanny, burning her body

This undated Metropolitan Police photo shows Ouissem Medouni. A jury at London's Central Criminal Court convicted 40-year-old Ouissem Medouni and 35-year-old Sabrina Kouider on Thursday May 24, 2018 after six days of deliberation. The couple were found guilty of murdering their French nanny and burning her body on a bonfire in their London backyard. (Metropolitan Police via AP)

LONDON (AP) — A London couple delusionally obsessed with a former boy-band star were found guilty Thursday of murdering their French nanny and burning her body on a bonfire in their backyard.

Officials: Weinstein to surrender in sexual misconduct probe

In this Jan. 8, 2017, file photo, Harvey Weinstein arrives at The Weinstein Company and Netflix Golden Globes afterparty in Beverly Hills, Calif. Law enforcement officials say Weinstein is expected to surrender to authorities Friday morning to face criminal charges in a months-long investigation into allegations that he sexually assaulted women. The officials say the charges relate to related to a former actress, Lucia Evans, who said Weinstein assaulted her in his New York offices in 2004. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to authorities Friday to face charges involving at least one of the women who have accused him of sexual assault, two law enforcement officials told The Associated Press.

Probe: Missile that downed MH17 came from Russia-based unit

Australian Federal Police Commander Jennifer Hurst speaks as she stands near to part of a Buk missile recovered from the site of the MH17 crash, during a press conference regarding the downing of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, in Bunnik, Central Netherlands, Thursday, May 24, 2018. Investigators also displayed parts of the engine casing and exhaust system of a Buk 9M38 series missile recovered from eastern Ukraine and showed photos of a unique serial number on the missile. Team members said that careful analysis of video and photos from social media traced the journey of the Russian missile convoy into Ukraine and identified the launcher system. (AP Photo/Michael Corder)

BUNNIK, Netherlands (AP) — The missile used to shoot down a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet over eastern Ukraine in 2014, killing all 298 aboard, belonged to a Russia-based military unit, an international team of investigators said Thursday after painstakingly studying video and photos of a military convoy.

Committee postpones cost schedule for new rec center; Councilor Roebuck wants all citizens to be considered when determining fees

City Councilors Juan Oropesa and Savino Sanchez, chair of the General Services Committee, voiced their concerns about a unified baseball complex and the new cost recovery for the Roswell Recreation & Aquatic Center on Wednesday afternoon. Sanchez said he would want the fee schedule to go before the Parks and Recreation Commission before the council votes. (Alison Penn Photo)

he city of Roswell’s General Services Committee voted to table the recreation fee schedule as presented.

Thirteen graduates create a night of firsts; Early College High School celebrates its first graduating class

These 13 young men and women have become Early College High School’s first graduating class. In the back row, from left to right, are Mercedes Medina (with hand on other graduate’s shoulder), Britany Trujillo, Katelynn Sills, Angelique Tarin, Christian Ruiz, Jace Raulerson, Madison Benedict, Charles Christensen and Paul Echeverria. Front row, left to right, are salutatorian Brooke Elliott, Mykna Cooper, Jillian Slayton and valedictorian Yareli Reyes. (Lisa Dunlap Photo)

“Tonight these graduates, unlike any other graduates in the past, have had the opportunity to include both (high school) and post-secondary classes throughout their entire high school career,” Cutrell said. “This gives our students an educational and economic advantage, so, graduates, take advantage of this head start and, remember, you are the beginning of a new generation of high school graduates.”

Zoning issues get approvals at city meetings

Although some neighbors originally expressed opposition to a land developer’s plans, the Roswell City Council has approved dividing the parcel into five lots for future homes. (Lisa Dunlap Photo)

[The following article has been updated concerning the purchase date and sales price of lots on Carver Street.]

Roswell woman charged with Dexter bank robbery


A Roswell woman has been arrested on a federal complaint charging her with the May 11 robbery of a bank in Dexter.

Tug-of-war ‘invades’ field day at Monterrey Elementary

Monterey Elementary School students exert themselves in a tug-of-war contest Wednesday morning, one of several activities occurring during the school’s annual field day held before the end of the academic year, which will end on Friday this year. About 525 kids, with the guidance of teachers and parent volunteers, played capture the flag, volleyball and basketball, had a lunch of hot dogs, skipped rope, and faced off in a staff vs. fifth-grade kickball game with some coaching and assists by the Roswell Invaders professional baseball team, said school Principal Greg Torres. The Roswell Fire Department was scheduled to drop by later in the afternoon. (Lisa Dunlap Photo)
The Roswell Invaders spent the morning playing kickball with students at Monterrey Elementary School’s field day on Wednesday. The Invaders’ first game of the season is tonight at 7 p.m. at the Joe Bauman Baseball Stadium at 900 E. Poe Street versus the White Sands Pupfish. Jordan Davis, PR/Marketing Coordinator for the Invaders, said that Monterrey Elementary students are invited to the game and get in free if they wear their school T-shirt. (Submitted Photo)

Two killed in crash in rural Chaves County


Police say a 79-year-old male driver and his 81-year-old female passenger were killed around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in a crash on U.S. 82 at mile marker 70.

Invaders start new era tonight

New Roswell Invader manager Relly Mercuro takes the helm in the season opener tonight. (Jordan Marie Davis Photo)

The Roswell Invaders being a new era tonight.

First Team All-District 4-5A Players

Roswell sophomore Gunnar Byrd made first-team All-District 4-5A team as a second baseman. (Submitted Photo)

Making first-team All-District for Roswell was Xavier Gonzales as an outfielder. He was not pictured.


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