• New Mexico senator waiting to decide on impeachment charges

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s senior U.S. senator says he intends to hear all the evidence at the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump before making a decision.

  • AP visits immigration courts across US, finds nonstop chaos

    LUMPKIN, Ga. (AP) — In a locked, guarded courtroom in a compound surrounded by razor wire, Immigration Judge Jerome Rothschild waits — and stalls.

  • Taos Pueblo woman death may have stemmed from dog attack

    TAOS, N.M. (AP) — Authorities in Taos Pueblo are investigating whether a woman died as a result of an attack by a pack of dogs.

  • Legislature considers legal marijuana, tuition-free college

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Lawmakers will push plans to legalize marijuana, underwrite tuition-free college, respond to concerns about mass shootings and improve a beleaguered public education system during a 30-day legislative session that begins Tuesday.

  • Beltrán out as Mets manager in wake of sign-stealing scandal

    NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltrán is out as manager of the New York Mets before a single game, the latest fallout from the Houston Astros’ sign-stealing scandal that has rocked Major League Baseball.

  • Trump boosts school prayer, faith groups as he rallies base

    In a bid to solidify his evangelical base, President Donald Trump took steps Thursday to give religious organizations easier access to federal programs and he reaffirmed students’ rights to pray in public schools.

  • Putin fast-tracks effort to extend his rule, new PM approved

    MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin on Thursday fast-tracked work on constitutional changes that could keep him in power well past the end of his term in 2024 while lawmakers quickly sealed his choice for new prime minister.

  • New Mexico adopts rule as oil industry touts fiscal impact

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico regulators on Thursday adopted a new rule aimed at oil and natural gas companies as the industry touted the more than $3 billion that was pumped into the state’s general fund coffers through taxes and revenues during the last fiscal year.

  • Weinstein: 5 jurors in, Hadid out; lawyers take on ‘circus’

    NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein’s lawyers went to court Thursday with a last-minute demand to halt jury selection and move his rape trial out of New York City, where they say intense media coverage, protesters and even the consideration of supermodel Gigi Hadid as a juror have turned the case into a “media and entertainment circus.”

  • Use of genealogy website leads to New Mexico rape arrest

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — DNA evidence checked against a genealogy website led to a man’s arrest in a 2015 Albuquerque-area rape, Bernalillo County officials said.