- House Democrats push campaign finance reform, ethics board Updated: Nov-24-15 7:12 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - House Democratic leaders on Tuesday rolled out their proposals for reforming New Mexico's scandal-plagued campaign finance reporting system and creating a statewide ethics commission - measures they say would help restore voters' faith in government.
- Santa Fe woman claims she stabbed man in self-defense Updated: Nov-22-15 3:16 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Police in Santa Fe are investigating a woman's allegation that she stabbed a man because he tried to sexually assault her.
- Legal experts urge caution as tribes enter pot business Updated: Nov-18-15 10:48 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Tribes across the U.S. are finding marijuana is risky business nearly a year after a Justice Department policy indicated they could grow and sell pot under the same guidelines as states.
- Legal experts urge caution as tribes enter pot business Updated: Nov-18-15 6:33 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Tribes across the U.S. are finding marijuana is risky business nearly a year after a Justice Department policy indicated they could grow and sell pot under the same federal guidelines outlined for states.
- Settlement clears way to complete temple in Arroyo Hondo Updated: Nov-18-15 4:10 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The Santa Fe County Commission has approved a settlement that clears the way for a sect to complete a temple southeast of the city.
- Storm moves on but New Mexico still has wintry weather Updated: Nov-17-15 9:33 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A storm system is moving eastward but a blizzard warning remains in effect for much of far northeastern New Mexico while other parts of the state cope with conditions that closed schools in some areas.
- Santa Fe mayor pushes for city film commission Updated: Nov-15-15 2:19 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Santa Fe would be able to lure big-budget productions and nurture independent filmmakers if the city had $50,000 to establish a film commission, according to the mayor.
- Nun who stood up to Billy the Kid moves toward sainthood Updated: Nov-13-15 5:14 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - An Italian-born nun who challenged Billy the Kid, calmed angry mobs and helped open hospitals and schools in New Mexico territory took a step Friday toward possible sainthood with documents about her purported good deeds being sent to Rome.
- Santa Fe Archbishop: 'Spotlight' to bring up 'horrific' past Updated: Nov-12-15 5:53 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The upcoming release of a movie detailing the Boston Globe's 2002 investigation into the church's cover-up of clergy abuse may bring up "horrific memories" for New Mexico victims of sex abuse, Santa Fe Archbishop John Wester said.
- 2nd heavy transformer being moved on New Mexico highways Updated: Nov-12-15 12:33 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Travelers are being warned to expect delays on several northwestern New Mexico highways as trucks continue hauling extremely heavy loads of electrical transformers headed for Utah.
- Rural marijuana patients file lawsuit calling system biased Updated: Nov-10-15 9:27 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Medical marijuana patients in rural New Mexico have filed a lawsuit claiming the state's system is biased toward patients who live in big cities.
- Spaceport master plan calls for new hangar, lease space Updated: Nov-06-15 7:10 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - It could be late 2017 before Virgin Galactic begins launching commercial space flights from the New Mexico desert, but state spaceport officials say they have a new master plan aimed at attracting tenants and boosting revenue.
- Worms, recycling are 'wave of the future' in Eldorado Updated: Nov-05-15 6:44 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Worm castings - worm poop, actually - are known in some gardening circles as the original Miracle Grow. Many enthusiasts in Eldorado swear the red wigglers can turn your barren backyard into a green paradise.
- AP names new Santa Fe, New Mexico, correspondent Updated: Nov-02-15 6:35 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The Associated Press has named San Diego Union-Tribune reporter Morgan Lee as its new correspondent in Santa Fe, covering the Legislature, politics and government for New Mexico.
- Man dies after being struck by Rail Runner train in Santa Fe Updated: Nov-01-15 4:23 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - New Mexico transit officials say a man died after he deliberately stood in front of a Rail Runner train in Santa Fe.
- Feds clear leases for drilling in Santa Fe National Forest Updated: Oct-30-15 7:40 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The Bureau of Land Management has cleared the way for drilling on more than a dozen parcels of national forest land in northern New Mexico that were initially put up for bid more than a year ago.
- Medical marijuana panel rejects new qualifying condition Updated: Oct-30-15 3:18 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - New Mexico's medical marijuana advisory committee has rejected a petition that called for adding attention deficit hyperactivity disorder as a new qualifying condition to participate in the state's program.
- Feds: 3 arrested for selling fake American Indian jewelry Updated: Oct-29-15 8:26 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Three New Mexico residents face federal charges in a scam to sell Filipino-made jewelry as being made by American Indians, U.S. Attorney Damon Martinez announced Thursday.
- Mother, daughter killed while fighting in New Mexico roadway Updated: Oct-29-15 3:49 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - A mother and daughter are dead after both were fatally struck while fighting on a New Mexico Highway.
- New Mexico AG, tribal leaders talk law enforcement Updated: Oct-28-15 5:01 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas and leaders from a dozen Native American communities are looking for ways to improve public safety and bolster partnerships among law enforcement agencies.