• Albuquerque man charged in fatal shootings of 2 women

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police have arrested a man they say shot and killed two women on the same day.

    Updated: 11:08 am

  • “We no longer have a structural deficit, we have an actual deficit,” said Senator John Arthur Smith, a Democrat who chairs the Senate Finance Committee during a press conference at the New Mexico State Capitol Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016. (Clyde Mueller/Santa Fe New Mexican via AP)

    Panel OKs revamped New Mexico REAL ID bill with fingerprints

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — With just days left in the New Mexico Legislative session, the last Senate committee on Friday passed a revamped New Mexico identification bill with an immigrant fingerprint provision sought by House Republicans.

  • DA weighs appeal in case of teen who killed family members

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico district attorney says she’s disappointed a teen who pleaded guilty to killing his parents and three younger siblings will be sentenced as a juvenile, and her office is considering an appeal.

  • Prosecutor in Albuquerque police shooting case seeks delay

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico judge has fined a special prosecutor in a case involving two former Albuquerque officers charged with second-degree murder because she wants to delay the trial to attend a wedding.

  • Albuquerque apartment fire displaces residents of 4 units

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Residents of four apartments have been displaced by a fire in a complex in southeastern Albuquerque.

  • The Latest: Prosecutor says teen planned family killing

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The latest on the case of a teen charged with killing his parents and three siblings in New Mexico (all times local):

  • Medical experts disagree on teen who killed family

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque judge must decide the fate of an 18-year-old who has pleaded guilty to killing five family members after hearing differing opinions from medical experts.

  • Grand jury probes police chief’s role in Taser deal

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A grand jury is looking into a former Albuquerque police chief’s role in the $2 million contract the city awarded to Taser International to outfit officers with body cameras.

  • New Mexico House approves police double dipping bill

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s House of Representatives has approved provisions for some retired law enforcement officers to return to work while also receiving pension benefits.

  • NMAA apologized to girls team over Navajo hair buns issue

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Activities Association has apologized to the Dulce High School girls’ basketball team after referees made players undo their traditional Navajo hair buns over safety concerns.