• Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump smiles as he addresses delegates during the final day session of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Thursday, July 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Critics: Trump speech signals shift to coded race language

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — During the primaries, Donald Trump threw red-meat rhetoric to supporters, pledging to build a wall on the Mexico border and to ban Muslim immigrants. He even told at least one crowd that he wanted to punch a demonstrator who disrupted an event.

  • $5K reward for info on owl’s shooting death near Santa Fe

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the fatal shooting of a burrowing owl near Santa Fe.

  • New Mexico’s June unemployment rate unchanged at 6.2 percent

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained a 6.2 percent in June, unchanged from May and down from 6.6 percent a year earlier.

  • Feeling unified, New Mexico delegates head home

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s Republican delegates are heading home from Cleveland with a sense that their party is now united behind Donald Trump.

  • Lawmaker calls for DA involved in traffic stop to step down

    SILVER CITY, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico lawmaker is calling for the resignation of a district attorney who was allowed to leave without taking a field sobriety test despite police believing she was intoxicated.

  • New Mexico to invest more in early pre-K pilot project

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico will invest another $3.5 million in its early pre-kindergarten program.

  • Zika carrier mosquito found in 4 New Mexico counties

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A species of mosquito that is capable of transmitting the Zika virus has been found in a fourth New Mexico county.

  • Highlands University to unveil add to New Deal-era murals

    LAS VEGAS, N.M. (AP) — A northern New Mexico college is set to unveil a new addition to a set of Depression-era murals.

  • New Mexico governor disputes claim Trump reached out on VP

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez is disputing a claim that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump tried to contact her to be vetted for vice president.

  • Albuquerque wins federal approval for Route 66 transit route

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque’s plans for building a rapid transit route along a stretch of Historic Route 66 has won federal approval, amid strong opposition from local shop owners who say the project could cost them customers and even their livelihoods.