• Leader of Indonesia attack plot gets 11 years in prison

    JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian militant linked to the Islamic State group smiled and raised one finger toward heaven after a court on Wednesday sentenced him to 11 years in prison for leading a plot to attack a presidential guard-changing ceremony in Jakarta.

  • New Mexico woman sentenced in VA fraud case

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Las Cruces woman has been sentenced to four months in prison for her conviction on theft of government property and forgery charges stemming from a scheme to defraud the Department of Veteran Affairs.

  • Police: Man steals green chile burger after slapping victim

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man is facing charges after police say he randomly slapped a customer and then stole the man’s green chile cheeseburger before dashing away.

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  • New Mexico woman dies after jumping from fiance’s moving car

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a woman who allegedly jumped from her fiance’s moving car near Las Cruces.

  • New Mexico man accused of tire iron death accepts plea deal

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man who is accused of killing another man by throwing a tire iron at his head has taken a plea deal to lessen charges.

  • 3 men shot during botched Las Cruces robbery now in custody

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Police in Las Cruces say they’ve have arrested three men shot and wounded during the botched robbery of a roommate four months ago.

  • NBA players’ trial resumes with testimony of man attacked

    PHOENIX (AP) — The man accusing NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris of aggravated assault was pressed Tuesday by defense lawyers about his financial motives in the case.

  • Ex-electrical engineer at Los Alamos gets prison in tax case

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A former electrical engineer who worked at New Mexico’s Los Alamos National Laboratory for almost 30 years has been sentenced to 33 months in federal prison for filing false tax returns.

  • Police: Shooting followed attempted abduction, pursuit

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A man who was killed by Rio Rancho police last month is accused of trying to abduct a Wal-Mart employee before leading officers on a chase in which he rammed other vehicles.