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Officials: Dead Chickens, Pigeons Left At New Mexico Cemetery

Authorities say dead chickens and pigeons are being left at a New Mexico cemetery.


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Hotel Group Sued By US For Racial Discrimination

A federal agency is accusing a hotel chain of breaking the law by subjecting minority employees in New Mexico, Texas and South Carolina to a hostile work environment and firing those who complained.


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New Mexico Hopes ‘Singing Road’ Curbs Speeding

New Mexico transportation officials are hoping a “singing road” along historic Route 66 will curb speeding.


Voters in the counties that contain Albuquerque and Santa Fe will vote on a measure that asks the county to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

New Mexico Court OKs Marijuana Ballot Question

Voters in two New Mexico Counties will vote on a non-binding referendum to decriminalize possession of small quantities of marijuana.


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Felon Crosses Border After Chase In New Mexico

Authorities in southwestern New Mexico say a wanted felon was able to flee into Mexico after a chase that reached speeds of 100 mph before officers stopped the pursuit.


Police a a New Mexico man sat naked in his yard and watched a woman through the scope of his rifle. (Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Police: Naked New Mexico Man Pointed Rifle At Woman

SWAT team was called to arrest suspect.


An Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), officer prepares an undocumented immigrant for a deportation flight. (credit:  John Moore/Getty Images)

40 Central American Immigrants Deported

About 40 Central American immigrants detained briefly in New Mexico were deported Monday, officials confirmed.


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Police Pull Rifle Out On Man Trying To Clean Up Dog Poop In His Car

A well-known American Indian artist says police in New Mexico pulled a rifle on him after his dog pooped in his SUV and a woman mistook his cleanup efforts for a burglary.


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Police: Inmate Used Laundry Basket To Escape

Authorities say a New Mexico inmate has been captured after he tried to escape from jail by hiding in a laundry basket.


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New Mexico Residents Angry Over Housing Immigrants

Residents in southeastern New Mexico crowded a town hall meeting Tuesday to express anger at the opening of a temporary detention center for immigrants suspected of entering the country illegally.