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Stories with place: Albuquerque
  • NTSB: Copter pilot reported problem with controls 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 4:46 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The pilot of a medical helicopter that crashed at the University of New Mexico Hospital reported that the control pedals jammed or locked while the aircraft was taking off from the hospital's rooftop helipad.

  • Albuquerque dad facing child abuse charges 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 3:02 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - An Albuquerque infant is in critical condition after police say she was shaken by her father.

  • Air Force says it's committed to plume treatment 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 9:56 am
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The Air Force say its committed to treating an underground plume of toxic chemicals, backing away from a possible option of diluting contaminated water before it is delivered to customers of Albuquerque's water system.

  • Interior secretary to give address at NM college 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 5:05 am
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Interior Secretary Sally Jewell will be delivering this year's commencement address to the graduating class at Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute.

  • State town hall yields water recommendations 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 6:04 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Hundreds of New Mexico officials, business leaders and others finished hashing out recommendations Wednesday for improving the way the drought-stricken state uses its water and plans for the future.

  • Man agrees to help Albuquerque police find body 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 3:03 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A man has pleaded guilty in one death and no-contest in another under an agreement calling for him to serve 28 years in prison and to help Albuquerque police find one victim's body.

  • Univ. of New Mexico campus to get more lighting 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 11:58 am
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The University of New Mexico will use state funding to install additional safety lighting on its Albuquerque campus.

  • Aspiring pilot recruited to be Navajo Code Talker 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 8:46 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A Navajo man who aspired to be a pilot but was recruited to become a Code Talker during World War II has died.

  • 3 Albuquerque police oversight members resign 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 8:19 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Half of the members of Albuquerque's Police Oversight Commission have resigned, citing a lack of independence and inability to provide any real citizen oversight of the troubled department.

  • Gov. Martinez unveils new veterans' cemeteries 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 6:29 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Angel Fire, Carlsbad, Fort Stanton, and Gallup have been named as proposed sites for new rural veterans' cemeteries, Gov. Susana Martinez announced Tuesday.

  • Bernalillo County settles lawsuit with ex-employee 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 5:49 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Bernalillo County will pay $570,000 to settle a lawsuit involving a former attorney and spokeswoman for the sheriff's office.

  • Feds condemn anti-police fliers in Albuquerque 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 4:26 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Less than a week after the U.S. Justice Department blasted Albuquerque police for a pattern of excessive force, the federal agency is condemning threats of violence against officers in anti-police fliers that have surfaced in the city.

  • Udall hosts discussion on child well-being in NM 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 8:01 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico may be the worst in the nation when it comes to child well-being, but U.S. Sen. Tom Udall on Monday said raising the minimum wage and providing unemployment insurance to those parents who have been without jobs the longest could make an immediate difference in the lives of children.

  • Edgewood man accused of illegally selling feathers 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 6:46 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A New Mexico man has been arrested for allegedly selling feathers from federally protected eagles.

  • Memorial held for camper in Albuquerque shooting 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 5:27 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Mourners paid their respects Sunday for a homeless camper who was shot and killed by Albuquerque police in a confrontation that sparked protests and renewed calls for reform.

  • Albuquerque police: Unresponsive child was injured 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 10:55 am
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - An Albuquerque woman has been arrested and accused of child abuse after a 2-year-old child was found unresponsive.

  • Fire damages Albuquerque elementary school 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 9:10 am
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Authorities are trying to determine the cause of a fire at an Albuquerque elementary school.

  • New Mexico LULAC to hold convention in Las Cruces 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 5:08 am
  • LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - New Mexico LULAC has announced it will hold its state convention in Las Cruces.

  • Guard honored for actions during 'Old Main' riot 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 2:01 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A former New Mexico prison guard was honored this week for saving the life of another state corrections officer nearly 34 years ago during one of the nation's deadliest prison riots.

  • Albuquerque coach accused of sex with teen girl 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 1:56 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Bond has been set at $50,000 for an Albuquerque volleyball coach accused of having sex with a 15-year-old girl.

  • Man with gunshot wound found north of Albuquerque 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 11:47 am
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Authorities in Bernalillo County are investigating the scene of a shooting that left a man wounded.

  • Memorial for suspect shot by Albuquerque police 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 6:13 am
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A homeless camper who was shot by Albuquerque police in the Sandia foothills is being remembered.

  • Roswell shooting victims throw out 1st pitch 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 12:16 am
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Two students wounded in a Roswell school shooting in January threw the ceremonial first pitch at Isotopes Park.

  • Domenici to host campaign fundraiser for son 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 9:46 am
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Former U.S. Sen. Pete Domenici will host a political fundraiser next Thursday in Albuquerque for the son he secretly fathered out of wedlock in the 1970s.

  • Feds investigate chopper crash on hospital roof 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 6:01 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Federal investigators spent Thursday scouring the rooftop of New Mexico's only top-level trauma center in search of clues as they tried to determine what caused a medical helicopter to crash while taking off from the roof.