• New Mexico’s Bishops: Trump immigrant draft an act of ‘war’

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s two U.S. senators are seeking a meeting with federal immigration officials in hopes of clarifying whether any changes have been made in response to President Donald Trump’s immigration executive orders.

  • Navajo justice to file lawsuit challenging meeting payments

    GALLUP, N.M. (AP) — A Navajo Nation Supreme Court justice is planning to file a lawsuit challenging the legality of payments Navajo Council members receive for meetings.

  • New Mexico city to appeal Commandments case to Supreme Court

    BLOOMFIELD, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico city will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its appeal of a lower court ruling requiring the removal of a Ten Commandments monument outside City Hall.

  • New Mexico reconsiders subsidies to high-risk insurance pool

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez’s administration sought Friday to shift the state’s financial obligations for a group of 2,700 people with serious and expensive medical conditions to the private health insurance market.

  • Feds propose wolf releases in southwestern New Mexico

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal wildlife managers want to release two packs of Mexican gray wolves in wilderness areas near the Arizona-New Mexico border this year in an effort to bolster a struggling population threatened by inbreeding.

  • Thousands join Rep. Pearce’s telephone town hall

    CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — Nearly 10,000 callers participated in U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce’s telephone town hall, which his office said was an alternative way for the Republican congressman to meet with his constituents who are spread throughout New Mexico’s rural 2nd District.

  • Conversion therapy ban advances in New Mexico Legislature

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Proposed legislation is advancing in New Mexico to ban the use on minors of conversion therapy that seeks to change a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity.

  • Driver sentenced in shooting that killed Albuquerque teen

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A suspect who pleaded guilty in a drive-by shooting that killed an Albuquerque teenager in 2015 has been sentenced to a year in custody.

  • New Mexico Democrats rally around tax plan to fix budget gap

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Democrats in the New Mexico House of Representatives are rallying around a package of tax and revenue measures designed to shore up state finances and stave off spending cuts to education and Medicaid health care.

  • Some New Mexico businesses join ‘A Day Without Immigrants’

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Some businesses in Albuquerque and Santa Fe have joined “A Day Without Immigrants” national protest by closing for a day.