- Court says trial of sheriff's deputy for DWI can continue Updated: May-05-15 11:31 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The state Supreme Court has rejected a sheriff deputy's claim of double jeopardy in a DWI case.
- NTSB: Train worker likely to survive if he hadn't jumped Updated: Apr-29-15 6:40 pm
ROSWELL, New Mexico - Officials say a crew member who was aboard a freight train that struck a parked train in New Mexico probably would have survived if he had not jumped from the train right before impact.
- More NM mayors call for special session to pass key bill Updated: Apr-28-15 5:06 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The list of mayors urging Gov. Susana Martinez to call a special session to consider funding more than $260 million in public improvement projects has doubled to nearly 100.
- State Police probe: Albuquerque officer used excessive force Updated: Apr-24-15 9:40 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico State Police say their investigation has concluded that an Albuquerque police officer used excessive force during a call for service last month.
- Calls mount for a special session of New Mexico Legislature Updated: Apr-23-15 3:34 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A growing number of cities are urging Gov. Susana Martinez to overcome an impasse and call a special session to consider funding more than $260 million in public improvement projects around the state.
- Fort Sill tribe asks New Mexico court to reconsider decision Updated: Apr-18-15 6:47 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - An Oklahoma-based American Indian tribe is asking New Mexico's highest court to reconsider its decision not to force Gov. Susana Martinez to sign a gambling compact with the tribe.
- Barela takes oath, fills vacant New Mexico Senate seat Updated: Apr-18-15 5:35 am
ESTANCIA, New Mexico - Torrance County Republican Ted Barela is the newest member of the New Mexico Senate.
- New Mexico auditor says idle $4.5 billion should be spent Updated: Apr-17-15 6:03 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - As New Mexico lawmakers feud over a stalled public works package and wrestle with ways to stimulate the state's lagging economy, an ominous number looms over the conversation.
- Panel says Taos prosecutors should be cleared of misconduct Updated: Apr-17-15 10:47 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A New Mexico Supreme Court disciplinary panel says misconduct charges should be dismissed against Taos County District Attorney Donald Gallegos and his top assistant.
- New Mexico legislators holding talks on capital outlay bill Updated: Apr-15-15 10:14 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - New Mexico legislative leaders say talks are underway to try to forge a compromise on a funding bill for building work and other projects across the state.
- Post-election spending by PACs drops in New Mexico Updated: Apr-14-15 4:15 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Some political action committees continued to spend and raise money in New Mexico after the November election.
- Allegations against Albuquerque police officers investigated Updated: Apr-14-15 9:58 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Allegations of excessive use of force by two Albuquerque police officers are the subject of a New Mexico State Police investigation.
- New Mexico State Police find 2 dead in car; No IDs yet Updated: Apr-13-15 8:10 pm
MESA POLEO, New Mexico - New Mexico State Police say two dead bodies have been found in a burned-out car near Mesa Poleo.
- Film incentive bills aimed at boosting production in NM Updated: Apr-11-15 3:00 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A pair of bills signed into law by New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez are designed to give a boost to the state's already booming film industry.
- Martinez approves majority of bills passed in Legislature Updated: Apr-11-15 1:12 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Republican Gov. Susana Martinez took action on some 170 of about 190 bills passed during the 60-day legislative session by the noon Friday deadline.
- Martinez signs budget boosting education, child welfare Updated: Apr-09-15 9:36 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Gov. Susana Martinez signed a $6.2 billion budget Thursday boosting spending for education, child welfare, public safety and economic development.
- New, bigger University of New Mexico hospital to be proposed Updated: Apr-09-15 3:35 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Hundreds of patients are turned away from the University of New Mexico Hospital each year, and others are kept in the emergency department for days because of a lack of beds, officials seeking to expand the hospital said this week.
- New Mexico gov signs bill to ban e-cigarette sales to minors Updated: Apr-09-15 8:49 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Gov. Susana Martinez has signed legislation banning the sales of e-cigarettes and nicotine liquid containers to minors in New Mexico.
- Governor signs bills aimed at improving New Mexico schools Updated: Apr-08-15 3:38 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Gov. Susana Martinez has signed bills to expand access to kindergarten through third grade classes and to allow certain teachers to become principals quicker.
- PNM's coal-fired power plant proposal spurs more opposition Updated: Apr-07-15 6:16 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A plan by New Mexico's largest electric provider to replace part of an aging coal-fired power plant with more coal generation and a mix of natural gas, nuclear and solar power has run into another roadblock.
- New Mexico governor signs business friendly bills Updated: Apr-07-15 5:59 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Republican Gov. Susana Martinez signed three bills Tuesday, including business friendly legislation to help boost New Mexico's economy.
- New Mexico State Police: 2 kids die in 2-vehicle collision Updated: Apr-07-15 1:37 pm
ANTON CHICO, New Mexico - New Mexico authorities say two children riding in a car driven by a Colorado woman were killed in a collision with a vehicle operated by a Texas man.
- Armed man fatally shot during Edgewood standoff identified Updated: Apr-07-15 9:44 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - New Mexico State Police have identified a man fatally shot by State Police officers during a standoff in Santa Fe County.
- Law will roll back default speed limit on NM county roads Updated: Apr-07-15 8:58 am
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Starting next year, you won't be able to drive more than 55 mph on New Mexico county roads where there's no speed limit posted.
- Martinez signs bill to encourage nurses to become educators Updated: Apr-06-15 4:07 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Gov. Susana Martinez has signed legislation that supporters say will help address New Mexico's shortage of nurses.