• Greg Kennedy, left and wife Cindy Kennedy, center, of Santa Fe, N.M., talk to assistant principal Melanie Flippo at the George I. Sanchez Collaborative Community School during a dedication for the new school on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015 in Albuquerque, N.M.. Cindy Kennedy is the granddaughter of Sanchez, a noted Mexican-American scholar and civil rights leader who had been virtually unknown in his hometown of Albuquerque until recently. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras)

    ‘Forgotten’ hometown Mexican-American scholar gets school

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Decades after leaving New Mexico in disgrace, a noted Mexican-American scholar and key figure in school desegregation got a school dedicated in his honor in his hometown of Albuquerque.

  • Task force tackles homelessness among Native Americans

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A liaison has been named to bridge the gap between New Mexico’s largest city, the Navajo Nation and other tribal communities as they work to address chronic homelessness among Native Americans.

  • Power outage reported in southeast Albuquerque

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police say a power outage that left more than 15,000 customers without electricity for about three hours was caused by a car crashing into a utility pole.

  • Bicyclist fatally struck by car at Albuquerque intersection

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police say a bicyclist has succumbed to his injuries stemming from a collision with a vehicle at an Albuquerque intersection.

  • Former Albuquerque dispatcher’s license revoked

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Department of Health isn’t giving a former 911 dispatcher the chance to hang up on another emergency caller.