Albuquerque police say man arrested in death of his wife
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police in Albuquerque say a man has been arrested in connection with the death of his wife.
They say 59-year-old Albert Gene Miller was taken into custody...
Albuquerque police probe fatal shooting tied to robbery
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police in Albuquerque are investigating a robbery that's believed to be tied to an overnight fatal shooting.
Police say 21-year-old Cayla Campos and her boyfriend...
Albuquerque police say robbery witness fatally shot
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police say a 21-year-old woman was shot and killed as she tried to drive away from an area near an Albuquerque park where she witnessed a late-night robbery.
Man shot, killed by Albuquerque police had BB gun
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police video shows a 57-year-old man who was shot and killed by officers in August lying on the ground at a bus stop as officers initially approached...
New chairman brings tribal perspective to business group
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Mike Canfield is the first tribal member to serve as board chairman for a business advocacy group that covers New Mexico's largest metropolitan area.
Judge orders New Mexico compound suspect hospitalized
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal judge has ordered a woman charged with firearms and terrorism-related counts to be hospitalized for mental health treatment more than a year after authorities...
Santa Fe schools chief quickly ends bid for legislative seat
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The superintendent of the Santa Fe Public Schools district has ended her bid for a state Senate seat a week after announcing her candidacy.
Nursing residency program to tackle rural health care needs
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — One of the state's largest health care providers is partnering with the University of New Mexico's nursing college to expand access to health care in rural communities by...
3 men, 1 boy indicted in slayings of 2 Albuquerque teenagers
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say three men and a 15-year-old boy have been indicted in the slayings of two Albuquerque teenagers near Rio Rancho last year.
Rents in New Mexico’s largest city appear to be rising
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two studies show rents in New Mexico's largest city appear to be rising.
The Texas-based company RealPage recently found rents around Albuquerque rose 5% in the past...
Albuquerque police contest seeks to build ‘lowrider’ patrol
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's largest police force wants to go slow and low.
The Albuquerque Police Department is inviting high school students to design the department's first...
Prosecutors seek life for New Mexico man who killed family
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man convicted of killing his parents and three younger siblings when he was 15 apologized to the rest of his family Tuesday as he asked a judge for an...
The Latest: Man convicted of killing his family apologizes
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on a New Mexico man convicted of killing his parents and three younger siblings (all times local):
Some states celebrate indigenous people instead of Columbus
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A handful of states are celebrating their first Indigenous Peoples Day on Monday as part of a trend to move away from a day honoring Christopher Columbus.
Albuquerque police fatally shoot suspect in domestic dispute
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police say a SWAT team shot and killed an armed suspect in a domestic dispute who was holed up in his apartment.
Balloons soar across Albuquerque on final morning of Fiesta
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Hundreds of balloons have filled the sky on the final morning of the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
Winds remained calm at the park Sunday morning for the...
World War II vet receives French Legion of Honor medal
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The young boys who didn't come back are the real heroes of World War II.
That's how Albuquerque resident John Rumancik feels about his service in the effort to...
New Mexico’s largest district still has teacher shortage
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's largest school district continues to struggle with a shortage of teachers and substitute teachers
KOB-TV reports Albuquerque Public Schools is looking...
Gas balloon teams reach Canada in annual distance contest
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Polish balloon pilot Krzysztof Zapart and American teammate Andy Cayton are the apparent winners of the 2019 America's Challenge gas balloon race.
Albuquerque places focus on missing Native Americans
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque officials cast a spotlight on the city's missing Native Americans on Friday, saying police figures show 42 open missing person cases involving Native Americans...
Albuquerque keeps pursuing panhandling ordinance
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque is continuing its pursuit of an ordinance that would restrict panhandling despite a judge's ruling that the city's law is an unconstitutional restriction on...
High winds cancel Albuquerque balloon fiesta’s evening event
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — High winds have forced officials to cancel the Special Shapes Glowdeo at the International Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque.
A New Mexico icon, Spanish conquistador faces attacks
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Spanish conquistador is an image found throughout New Mexico, the most Hispanic state in the United States.
Depictions of men such as 17th century explorers Don...
Head of Albuquerque Public Schools district set to retire
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The superintendent of the state's largest public schools district is retiring.
Raquel Reedy told the Albuquerque Public Schools' Board of Education this week that...
US official: Research finds uranium in Navajo women, babies
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — About a quarter of Navajo women and some infants who were part of a federally funded study on uranium exposure had high levels of the radioactive metal in their systems,...
Hot air balloons land hard, cause injuries in New Mexico
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A hot air balloon's gondola basket caught fire, utility equipment was damaged and several people needed medical treatment Monday after hard landings at the Albuquerque...
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Renewable energy firm doubles down on western wind projects
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A California-based renewable energy developer plans to increase by seven-fold its investments as it prepares to build more wind farms in New Mexico over the next several...
El Paso judge on leave after DWI arrest in Santa Fe
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — An El Paso judge has been arrested for driving while intoxicated in Santa Fe.
KRQE-TV in Albuquerque reported Sunday that El Paso Magistrate Judge Ray Gutierrez was...
Balloons fill Albuquerque sky in 2nd day of annual fiesta
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Hundreds of balloons have filled the sky over Albuquerque in the city's annual International Balloon Fiesta.
Event officials sent up the green flag just before 6:30...
Unruly fans threaten New Mexico high school soccer games
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico high school sports governing board says unruly fans creating problems in football, cheerleading and basketball now are threatening the future of...
International balloon fiesta grounded by fog
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta kicked off Saturday, but balloons were mostly tethered to the ground because of fog.
Albuquerque pastor charged with sex abuse of 5-year-old
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A longtime New Mexico pastor has been charged with sexually abusing a 5-year-old boy at the suspect's Albuquerque home, where authorities say he and his wife previously...
Finland agrees to return Native American remains to tribes
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The ancestral remains of Native American tribes that once called the cliffs of Mesa Verde National Park home will be repatriated as part of an agreement between Finland...
Albuquerque man gets 26-year prison term in grandma’s murder
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque man has been sentenced to 26 years in prison in connection with the killing of his grandmother in 2018.
‘Nothing like it:’ Global balloon fiesta ready for liftoff
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The sun is close to popping over the mountain top and the hot air balloon pilots are beginning to test their propane burners, beating back what’s left of the darkness and...
Albuquerque mayor: Crime figures show need for state help
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico had the nation’s second highest violent crime rate and its highest property crime rate in 2018, despite the state’s largest city reporting slight decreases in...
New Mexico Bowl lands new sponsor with film ties
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Bowl has a new sponsor.
DreamHouse has signed on for a multiyear sponsorship as part of an agreement with the bowl's owner, ESPN Events. The deal with...
New Mexico jury finds ex-deputy guilty of aggravated battery
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A jury found a former New Mexico sheriff's deputy guilty Tuesday of felony aggravated battery in the beating of a man who prosecutors say suffered a fracture when he was...
Police recover bronze shoes stolen from New Mexico memorial
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities have recovered five sets of bronze shoes that were stolen from an Albuquerque veterans' memorial that honors those who served in the U.S. war on...
Bronze shoes at an Albuquerque veterans’ memorial stolen
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say bronze shoes have been stolen from an Albuquerque veterans' memorial that honors those who served in the U.S. war on terror.
1 dead after shots fired outside Albuquerque house party
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police are investigating a house party shooting that has left one person dead.
Albuquerque steps up security at upcoming Balloon Fiesta
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque is stepping up security at its annual Balloon Fiesta, a nine-day event scheduled to begin Oct. 5.
Officials said the event is adding metal detectors at...
Sentencing scheduled for New Mexico man who killed family
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man who shot and killed his parents and three young siblings when he was a teenager will be sentenced later this month.
More than dozen charged in New Mexico rape kit backlog cases
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico authorities have charged over a dozen people after prosecutors began clearing thousands of backlogged rape cases.
New Mexico attorney disbarred over handling of client money
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Supreme Court has revoked an Albuquerque attorney's law license, saying she mishandled client money and had a "dishonest and selfish motive."
Oil industry group starts $1M fund for community projects
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An oil industry group has established a fund to boost economic opportunities, address child hunger and support science education.
Journalist, poet to headline conference for Latino students
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New York Times correspondent Simon Romero and Albuquerque Poet Laureate Michelle Otero are among those headlining a national conference in Albuquerque aimed at encouraging...