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New Mexico regents move forward with cutting sports

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Board of Regents at New Mexico's flagship university voted Thursday to eliminate four sports teams and make other changes...

State governors delve into foreign diplomacy on trade war

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — State governors discussed ways Thursday to court foreign investment in the wake of President Donald Trump's trade disputes with...

Lawmakers debate ways to expand early childhood education

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A key New Mexico lawmaker said Thursday that he agreed with early childhood education experts who say expanded pre-kindergarten...

Ted Williams’ Mexican-American heritage explored in PBS film

ALBQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Ted Williams is the last major league baseball player to hit over .400. The Boston Red Sox slugger captivated millions...

Study: Albuquerque area crime increased with poverty

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An uptick in crime unfolded in the Albuquerque area over a recent multiyear period as poverty and other social issues...

911 calls detail aftermath of deadly New Mexico bus crash

ALBUQUERUQE, N.M. (AP) — Some callers were breathless and others were crying as they flooded emergency phone lines to report the aftermath of a...

New Mexico AG seeks to void Hispanic land grant transfer

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas said Wednesday he is seeking to void a 2003 land transfer from a historic...

Satellite imagery company launches wildfire twitter feed

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A new tool for visualizing and tracking wildfires from the sky was launched on twitter Wednesday by a New Mexico-based startup...

2 people injured in battery tank fire in southern New Mexico

LOVING, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say two people have been injured after a battery tank fire at an oil refinery in southern New Mexico. The...

Groups working to build homes for Native American veterans

GALLUP, N.M. (AP) — Building and donating homes to Native American veterans is what the South Carolina Air National Guard, U.S. Navy and Southwest...

Albuquerque woman pleads guilty to assaulting postal workers

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque woman has pleaded guilty to assaulting three U.S. Postal Service employees last December and could be facing a...

New Mexico prisons expected to fill up as population grows

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A forecast prepared by the state sentencing commission shows New Mexico's prison system will have more inmates in the...

State warns medical pot dispensaries on cannabidiol sales

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — State health officials are warning medical marijuana dispensaries against selling cannabidiol produced outside of New Mexico or from plants...

Sexual assault charge dropped against former Hobbs priest

HOBBS, N.M. (AP) — The case against a former Hobbs Catholic priest accused of criminal sexual contact has been dismissed. The Hobbs News-Sun reports the criminal charge...

City pays $212K to settle suit over police officer shooting

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The city of Santa Fe has paid more than $212,000 to settle a lawsuit over a police officer's shooting...

New Mexico lawmakers weigh immigration detention oversight

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Several migrants told New Mexico lawmakers Monday that they were denied medication and adequate treatment while detained inside two...

3 patients improve following deadly New Mexico bus crash

BERNALILLO, N.M. (AP) — The conditions of three patients have been upgraded following a deadly crash involving a commercial passenger bus and three other...

Flood damages homes, power line, crops in Socorro County

SOCORRO, N.M. (AP) — Water that rushed through New Mexico's Socorro County in the overnight hours left a trail of damage. Floodwaters knocked out part...

Portales man accused of shooting at bank worker outside home

PORTALES, N.M. (AP) — A 29-year-old Portales man is accused of shooting at a bank worker who had taken photos of the man's property...

No applicants for judicial opening so deadline is reset

LAS VEGAS, N.M. (AP) — The state court system's first attempt to recruit potential replacements for a retiring District Court judge in northeastern New...

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