• In a photo provided by Shari Vialpando-Hill, heavy rainfall and large hail moved through Las Cruces, N.M. on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, causing some streets to flood and minor damage to vehicles, sky lights and trees within the City of the Crosses. (Shari Vialpando-Hill via AP)

    Golf ball-sized hail falls on Las Cruces

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A storm brought golf ball-sized hail to the Las Cruces area, shattering windshields, breaking skylights and leaving bruises.

  • Spaceport America holds first open house

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Spaceport America has held its first open house, allowing visitors to explore the enormous hangar, admire a replica of Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo and watch planes touch down on the runway.

  • Police say Las Cruces man shot baby in the eye

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Police say a Las Cruces man shot his girlfriend’s 16-month-old son in the eye with a BB gun.

  • New Mexico councilor in troubled city arrested at meeting

    SUNLAND PARK, N.M. (AP) — A councilor in a troubled New Mexico border city has been arrested on misdemeanor drug charges in the middle of a special council meeting.

  • Hatch police officer pleads not guilty to false imprisonment

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A Hatch police officer has pleaded not guilty to charges of false imprisonment and battery.