• Los Alamos app for 1940s ‘Atomic City’ now on Android

    LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (AP) — An app that lets users experience Los Alamos during the nation’s top-secret World War II nuclear development program now is available on Android phones.

  • Utah jumps back into race to attract Facebook data center

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Salt Lake City suburb vying against a New Mexico town to attract a Facebook data center said Wednesday it’s restarting negotiations with the company a day after the deal broke down over a contentious $240 million tax-break package.

  • Suspect in ‘Breaking Bad’ restaurant robbery arrested

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A man suspected of robbing a New Mexico hot dog restaurant made famous in the AMC-TV series “Breaking Bad” has been arrested.

  • New Mexico developer buying Isle of Capri

    WESTLAKE, La. (AP) — The Isle of Capri Casinos Inc. has agreed to sell its Westlake property for about $134.5 million to a New Mexico developer.

  • Gannett names Castillo Jones to head Texas-New Mexico group

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Gannett Co. has named veteran Texas newspaper executive Lilia Castillo Jones to head a newspaper group that includes the El Paso Times and newspapers in six New Mexico communities.

  • Twerking, lowriders shut down Route 66 in Albuquerque

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A hip-hop video shoot shut down parts of Route 66 in New Mexico last weekend because lowriders were driving around in circles as a crowd of hundreds twerked in the street.

  • Four Corners school district eyes solar power to reduce cost

    AZTEC, N.M. (AP) — A school district in the heart of New Mexico’s Four Corners oil and gas country is looking toward solar to reduce expenses.

  • NMSU pushing solar-powered wells in remote areas

    ACOMA PUEBLO, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State University is promoting a project using solar panels to operate remote wells.

  • New Mexico governor reiterates opposition to tax increase

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez will not consider any tax increases as the state seeks to close a projected budget shortfall during an upcoming special session of the Legislature, her spokesman reiterated Monday.

  • Isaac Sanchez, 28, a driver for ride-hailing company Uber, prepares to speak at a press conference Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque, N.M., about Uber's extending the option to request Spanish-speaking drivers. The San Francisco-based Uber announced Monday the launch of uberESPANOL in New Mexico, the nation's most Hispanic state. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras)

    Uber expands Spanish-speaking service to New Mexico

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Uber on Monday extended its option for customers to request a Spanish-speaking driver to New Mexico — the nation’s most Hispanic state by percentage of population.