• Altercation leads to shooting; 1 dead

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police are looking for a woman and a white car they believe were involved in a homicide on Friday.

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  • New Mexico Senate passes version of a ‘Kendra’s law’

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A year after a similar bill died amid partisan bickering, the New Mexico Senate passed a proposal Friday that would require some state residents with severe mental illness to receive court-ordered outpatient treatment.

  • Family blames deputies for death of great-grandfather

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico family says excessive force on the part of sheriff deputies is to blame for the death of an 88-year-old great-grandfather who was distraught, wandering his neighborhood shirtless and wearing only one shoe following the death of his wife.

  • Officials: Burglar takes chocolate from New Mexico school

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a thief broke into an Albuquerque elementary school and stole more than a dozen boxes of Student Council chocolate.

  • Senator Daniel Ivey-Soto, D-Albuquerque, discusses SB174 during a Senate Public Affair Committee meeting where they hear all of the Real ID bills at the State Capitol in Santa Fe, N.M., Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. (Luis Sanchez Saturno/Santa Fe New Mexican via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    The Latest: Dem: GOP holding state ‘hostage’ in REAL ID beef

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The latest on New Mexico lawmakers’ REAL ID debate (all times local):

  • Albuquerque police: Vehicle goes airborne; 3 die in crash

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police say a speeding car failed to stop at a T intersection, went over a ditch and landed on a golf course, killing three of the five people inside.

  • In this This Jan. 20, 2015 file photo, New Mexico Senate Majority Leader Michael Sanchez appears at the Capitol in Santa Fe, N.M. Sanchez says he has been receiving racist calls and letters over the REAL ID debate. He's disappointed that some of the "hate" is coming from Hispanics against immigrants living in the country illegally.(AP Photo/Eric Draper, File)

    Advocates backing revamped New Mexico REAL ID bill

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Following an emotional meeting where senators revealed they were getting racist emails, a second Senate committee passed Friday a bipartisan proposal aimed at making New Mexico compliant under the federal REAL ID Act.

  • Study finds confusion in Albuquerque police lapel cam policy

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — University of New Mexico researchers say the Albuquerque Police Department’s lapel camera policy is confusing and hard to enforce.

  • Authorities identify Albquerque suspect shot by officers

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say two sheriff’s deputies and one police officer fired multiple shots at a suspect accused of shooting and wounding another man in Albuquerque, carjacking two vehicles as he attempted to escape law enforcement and firing at officers.

  • Holly Holm’s trainer has one of his champ belts stolen

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Nationally known MMA trainer and former world champion kickboxer Mike Winkeljohn says he wishes he could have confronted the burglars who broke into his shed and took one of his championship belts.