As firefighters gained ground Friday on a wildfire in the mountains north of Los Angeles, another blaze flared up in the West. A fast-moving fire in New Mexico’s Santa Fe National Forest prompted evacuations of residences and campgrounds, threatened cabins and vacation homes, and closed a highway.
A federal grand jury has indicted a former campaign manager of New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez for computer hacking that allowed him to receive email sent by the Republican governor, her staffers and supporters.
An 84-year-old Albuquerque woman who uses an oxygen tank has been indicted for drug trafficking.
Las Vegas – Behind solid pitching and a fifth-inning grand slam from Brandon Bayardi, No. 2 seed UNLV won its first Mountain West Baseball tournament game since 2010 with a 6-3 win over No. 3 seed San Diego State on Thursday in Fresno.
Two cases of Spanish being banned at New Mexico high school games were examples of a disturbing pattern that needs to be monitored and addressed, perhaps with lawsuits, a civil rights group said Monday.
A mother whose 4-year-old was being abducted chased the suspect down and crashed her vehicle into his car, triggering a manhunt and the arrest of the suspect, Albuquerque police said Thursday.
The skeleton folk saint known as La Santa Muerte will likely continue to grow in New Mexico and other U.S. states despite a Vatican official recently calling the saint a blasphemous symbol, according to experts.
A federal judge has cleared the Las Cruces Police Department of liability in the 2010 death of a samurai sword-wielding man who shot and killed by a Las Cruces Police officer.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says the southern New Mexico plant that has been fighting for more than a year for permission to slaughter horses will open soon, unless Congress reinstates a ban on the practice.
A new report from a Washington advocacy groups says nearly 192,000 New Mexicans will be eligible for subsidies to help pay for health insurance next year.