New Mexico police investigate killing of 4 on Christmas Day

U.S. 12/26/19, 12:30

Four people found dead on Christmas Day in a home in an Albuquerque suburb were members of the same family and the case is being investigated as a murder-suicide, authorities said Thursday. The victims were identified as Carlos Velasquez, 50; Marilyn ...

2 dead, 14 injured during traditional ceremony in New Mexico

U.S. 11/06/19, 19:42

The call for help came at 8:30 a.m. from an especially secluded pocket of the Navajo Nation: A man and woman were unresponsive inside a traditional structure and 14 others were suffering from smoke inhalation after a nighttime ceremony. Navajo Nation ...

Facebook is building a massive solar project in Texas

U.S. 06/11/19, 00:10

Facebook is building a massive solar farm in West Texas that's believed to be one of the largest solar projects in the nation and the social media giant's first direct investment in renewable energy.Boston-based renewable energy developer Longroad Energy recently ...

Impossible Foods debuts meatless sausage at Little Caesars

U.S. 05/20/19, 09:42

Plant-based burger maker Impossible Foods is debuting its second product — meatless sausage crumbles — on Little Caesars pizza.Little Caesars will start testing the Impossible Supreme Pizza on Monday at 58 restaurants in Fort Myers, Florida; Yakima, Washington; and Albuquerque, ...

New Mexico little league park plagued by hypodermic needles

Baseball 05/19/19, 10:49

A New Mexico little league park is fighting a battle against discarded syringes with attached hypodermic needles amid the region's outgoing opioid epidemic.Atrisco Park, home of the Atrisco Valley Little League, in Albuquerque is racing to clean up syringes littering ...

New commissioners weigh New Mexico racino question

Business 05/03/19, 14:55

New Mexico's newly minted panel of horse racing regulators are meeting for the first time and a top order of business is the state's sixth and final license for a track and casino.The racing commission convened Friday in Albuquerque. Beverly ...

Father says son moved to Hawaii to fly tour helicopters

U.S. 04/30/19, 19:23

The father of a 28-year-old pilot says his son was among three people killed in a Hawaii helicopter crash.Bobby Berridge said Tuesday his son Joseph Berridge moved to Honolulu two weeks ago from Albuquerque, New Mexico.He says it was his ...

Gathering of Nations powwow draws thousands to Albuquerque

U.S. 04/26/19, 23:08

One of the largest gatherings of indigenous peoples has drawn thousands of dancers, singers and artisans to New Mexico.The 36th annual Gathering of Nations' powwow began Friday in Albuquerque. It concludes late Saturday after two days of traditional dancing, horse ...

Former US Interior Secretary Manuel Luján Jr. has died

Politics 04/26/19, 18:55

Manuel Luján Jr., who spent 20 years as a Republican congressman and later as a U.S. Interior Secretary who drew fire from environmentalists for challenging the Endangered Species Act, has died. He was 90. New Mexico Gov. Michelle Luján Grisham, who ...

Powwow to focus on missing, murdered Native American women

U.S. 04/25/19, 17:54

One of the largest annual gatherings of indigenous people in the United States begins Friday in New Mexico, where organizers of the two-day powwow say they want to build awareness around the deaths and disappearances of Native American women.Melonie Mathews, ...

Teen arrested in killing of mail carrier in New Mexico

U.S. 04/25/19, 13:04

Authorities have arrested a New Mexico teenager on charges he fatally shot a mail carrier after the man tried to intervene in an argument between the teen and his mother.Xavier Zamora, 17, was taken into custody by police and the ...

Mail carrier fatally shot in New Mexico, teen suspect sought

U.S. 04/23/19, 19:33

An on-duty mail carrier for the Postal Service was shot and killed in a New Mexico neighborhood after intervening in a dispute between a 17-year-old and his mother, police said Tuesday.Authorities in Albuquerque were searching for suspect Xavier Zamora, who ...

US expands ‘catch and release’ amid surge in migrants

U.S. 04/02/19, 18:42

The surge of migrant families arriving at the southern border has led the Trump administration to dramatically expand a practice President Donald Trump has long called as "catch and release." With immigrant processing and holding centers overwhelmed, the administration is busing ...

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