• Sheriff: Driver faulted in deadly bus crash not intoxicated

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a driver had no alcohol or drugs in his system when he slammed into a pick-up truck, triggering a series of collisions on a New Mexico highway that resulted in the deaths of three passengers of a commercial bus.

  • Authorities seize records of ex-athletic director’s wife

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities have seized the bank records of the wife of former University of New Mexico Athletic Director Paul Krebs as they continue to investigate the athletics department’s finances.

  • Sandia National Labs gets $1.2M to help with energy projects

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Sandia National Laboratories has been awarded $1.2 million in federal funds as part of an effort that supports some of the top research and development teams working to transform the nation’s energy system.

  • Deadline nears for New Mexico ‘Mother of the Year’ nominees

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A deadline is looming for New Mexico applicants to compete for “Mother of the Year.”

  • New Mexico governor elect names transition team

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Gov.-elect Michelle Lujan Grisham on Thursday selected a panel of experts to help identify potential cabinet leaders and to make recommendations as the Democrat prepares to take the top office in state government.

  • Managers report rock fall at underground nuclear waste dump

    CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — Managers at the federal government’s nuclear waste repository in southern New Mexico have reported a rock fall in an area of the underground facility that is off-limits to employees.

  • Data: Fewer New Mexico graduates need remediation in college

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — State officials say the number of college-bound students taking remedial — below college level — courses in college has steadily declined since 2012.

  • Albuquerque apartment fire displaces 4; 1 taken to hospital

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Albuquerque fire department says eight people have been displaced by a fire at a four-unit apartment building.

  • Man wanted on a warrant arrested at Clovis apartment complex

    CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a man wanted on a warrant has been arrested in Clovis after authorities responded to reports that he was holding a woman hostage.

  • Advocates for open primary elections target New Mexico

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — National advocates for opening primary elections to independent voters have asked the New Mexico Supreme Court to block public funding of the state’s primary election system that limits participation to party-affiliated voters.