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Dave Chappelle Hit With Banana Peel At New Mexico Show

Audience member arrested in Santa Fe after allegedly throwing the peel because he didn’t like Chappelle’s jokes about his companion.

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Teacher Quits After Claiming Students Threatened To Kill Her

A New Mexico teacher quit her job after she claims students threatened to kill.

03/17/2015

Dresses and shoes are unveiled before a school prom. (credit: Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)

New Mexico High School Seniors Vote For Communism Theme Prom

Seniors at a New Mexico high school have voted to hold a prom with a communism theme, which they’ve dubbed “prom-munism.”

03/10/2015

A tram. (credit: RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/Getty Images)

New Mexico Couple Gets Engaged, Then Stranded On Mountaintop

An ecstatic New Mexico couple who got engaged on top of Sandia Peak had to curtail their celebrations after getting stuck for hours because of high winds.

03/04/2015

A woman walks by a snow covered area. (cfredit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

New Mexico Residents Emerge From Snowy Standstill

The city of Albuquerque was back up and running Sunday after being inundated with record snowfall for the past few days.

03/01/2015

A truck cruises down I-25 in New Mexico. (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Strange Looking Billboards Puzzling New Mexico Motorists

Motorists in southern New Mexico are stumbling upon a series of puzzling billboards along highways and fear they’re warnings in hieroglyphics.

02/16/2015

People At DMV

New Mexico House Passes Bill To Repeal Immigrant Driver’s Licenses

The New Mexico House of Representatives passed a bill Thursday that would end the state’s practice of giving driver’s licenses to people even if they can’t prove they are in the country legally.

02/13/2015

File photo of police car. (Photo: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)

Officer Stumbles Upon $33,000 In Artwork At Old Meth Lab

An Albuquerque officer searching a former meth lab stumbled upon artwork by late-American Indian artist Al Momaday that was worth more than $30,000 and likely was stolen, police said.

02/10/2015

Empty voting booths. (credit: Tim Boyle/Newsmakers)

Zero Turnout In School Election; Officials Weigh Next Move

The rural southeastern New Mexico town of Hagerman held an uncontested election for three school board seats, but nobody voted. Now what?

02/09/2015

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Police: Woman Dials Wrong Number, Offers Detective Drugs

Police say a woman selling drugs made a big mistake that landed her in jail — she mistakenly called an Albuquerque police detective.

02/02/2015

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