• Giant antennas in New Mexico search for cosmic discoveries

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Astronomers are using an array of giant dish antennas in the New Mexico desert for a yearslong project aimed at producing the sharpest radio view ever made of a wide swath of the sky as they search for new cosmic discoveries.

  • College students to work on trails at Carlsbad Caverns park

    CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — A group of college students will be working over the next three months to improve trails at Carlsbad Caverns National Park.

  • AP Analysis: 7 Albuquerque officers earned $124K or more

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Records show seven Albuquerque beat police officers were among the city’s top 25 salary earners last year and made more than the mayor thanks to overtime.

  • Science teaching guidelines trigger criticism in New Mexico

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Environmentalists and some educators are objecting to proposed changes to teaching standards for science in New Mexico that substitute references to rising global temperatures and climate change with statements about climate “fluctuations.”

  • US senators call for lower tariffs on pecan exports to India

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Several U.S. senators are urging federal trade officials to take action to lower tariffs on pecan exports to India in hopes of helping growers in a number of pecan-producing states.

  • No boundary changes for New Mexico’s 2 national monuments

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The boundaries of two national monuments in New Mexico that were part of an expansive federal review would remain unchanged under recommendations made by U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, providing some relief to the groups that had come out in support of the designations.

  • Artesia schools close after second boil water advisory

    ARTESIA, N.M. (AP) — Artesia public schools will be closed through Tuesday in response to a second boil water advisory sent out by the state in two months.

  • New Mexico theater decides not play ‘Gone With the Wind’

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque’s cultural services department called off a weekend screening of the classic movie “Gone With the Wind” at a city-owned theater because of concerns that it celebrated the Confederacy.

  • Hotline service aims to help abused Native American women

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A new hotline has launched in New Mexico to assist Native American women who have experienced domestic violence or sexual abuse.

  • Native American-owned plaza in Albuquerque set to expand

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Native American-owned plaza in Albuquerque is about to expand with a popular restaurant.