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University of New Mexico president vows more transparency

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The president of New Mexico's flagship university promised Monday to adopt further reforms amid an investigation into the school's athletic...

Man returned from Mexico to face charges in 1994 killing

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Federal authorities say a man wanted in connection with a cold case in Las Cruces has been returned to...

Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps...

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un agreed to permanently dismantle his main nuclear complex at Nyongbyon if the United...

New Mexico judges reject man’s sex trafficking appeal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A panel of New Mexico judges has rejected a man's appeal of his 2013 conviction in a sex trafficking case. The...

Tax incentive proposal aims to draw film crews to Las Cruces

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Las Cruces may become the first city in New Mexico to offer financial incentives to producers that make films...

El Paso’s landmark Ranger Peak aerial tram closed to public

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — El Paso's landmark Wyler Aerial Tramway, which has carried passengers to the peak of the Franklin Mountains for the...

NMSU gets $3.9M grant for computer science students

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — The National Science Foundation has awarded New Mexico State University a grant worth nearly $4 million to prepare students...

Albuquerque’s mayor ends contract to host NRA police contest

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque's mayor says he's ending the city's contract with the National Rifle Association to host an annual shooting championship for...

Hispanic group in Congress boycotts White House event

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Citing President Donald Trump's policies and comments about Latinos, members of the influential Congressional Hispanic Caucus boycotted a Hispanic Heritage...

New Mexico reformats ballots ahead of midterm elections

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's top elections administrator is going back to the drawing board to draft ballots for the upcoming midterm...

New Mexico candidates address concerns of racial inequality

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Candidates for governor of New Mexico responded to concerns about a limited opportunity for African Americans in state government and...

Health Dept: 1st cases of flu season reported in New Mexico

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The first cases of the flu season have been reported in New Mexico. State Department of Health officials say all...

Lawsuit renews focus on privacy policies for mobile apps

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Researchers have warned that many popular free mobile apps aimed at children are potentially violating a U.S. law designed to...

Exhibit showcases images of Mexico border walls, fences

NEWARK, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. border wall with Mexico is frequently in the news, but few people have a chance to visit it...

Figures show improvement in New Mexico’s child poverty rate

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal figures show the poverty rate among children 5 years old and younger improved in New Mexico last year, but...

Trump rolls back pollution rules for drilling on US lands

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Trump administration on Tuesday rolled back an Obama-era rule that forced energy companies to capture methane — a key...

Belgian tourist found dead at White Sands National Monument

WHITE SANDS NATIONAL MONUMENT, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico authorities are investigating the death of a Belgian tourist at White Sands National Monument. Monument officials...

Las Cruces priest accused of sexual misconduct on leave

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — The Catholic Diocese of Las Cruces has placed a priest on leave following allegations of sexual misconduct with adults. Bishop...

Judge rejects plea deal for woman accused in girl’s killing

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A judge has rejected a plea deal for a woman accused in the 2016 killing of a 10-year-old girl at...

Troubled New Mexico city finally gets police chief, attorney

LAS VEGAS, N.M. (AP) — A northern New Mexico city plagued by lawsuits from former workers and infighting finally has hired a police chief...

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