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Film production continues in New Mexico post ‘Breaking Bad’

In this Feb. 19, 2015 photo, Gabe Sachs, right, executive producer of NBC's "The Night Shift," watches over filming of an episode at Albuquerque Studios in Albuquerque, N.M. Almost two years after the last "Breaking Bad" episode aired, film and television production in New Mexico has not slowed, with new projects in the works. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — When the last “Breaking Bad” episode aired almost two years ago, New Mexico officials feared film and television production might end in the state after the series brought welcome attention and tourism to Albuquerque.

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‘The Night Shift’ hopes to keep audience with diverse cast

Freddy Rodriguez talks about his role in the NBC medical drama, “The Night Shift,” at the Albuquerque Studios in Albuquerque, N.M., Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015. Last summer’s surprise hit returns for a second season Monday, Feb. 23, and producers hope its diverse cast will keep viewers coming back. The series is set in San Antonio and filmed in Albuquerque. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — When Chicago-born Freddy Rodriguez was offered a role in a 2012 pilot for hospital drama, he took the gig and just hoped for the best.

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Judge: Union may have say in Albuquerque police overhaul

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A judge is allowing Albuquerque’s police union to comment on a proposed settlement between the city and the U.S. Justice Department on overhauling the Police Department.

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