A wildfire in Arizona that had neighboring New Mexico breathing in smoke was one of several blazes scorching the drought-stricken Southwest, signaling what could be a devastating summer.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico bet big Tuesday that cash can persuade people to get vaccinated against the coronavirus, offering the largest single cash prize among the growing number of states staging lotteries to promote inoculations.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Environmental groups and scientists with two universities want U.S. wildlife managers to consider reintroducing jaguars to the American Southwest.
N. Scott Momaday captures not only how a landscape looks but how it lives. How dawn paints a canyon wall. How dusk shifts a valley's mood. In decades of prose and poetry, he describes the spirit of a place. That place, most often, is the Southwestern wilderness Momaday first explored as a boy on horseback. It's the setting for his novel "House Made of Dawn," which won a Pulitzer Prize in 1969 ...
Couy Griffin, 47, discovered the Star City on his way back to New Mexico from the big riot Jan. 6 at the Capitol in Washington, D.C. He stayed here again earlier this month, and he's not ruling out another visit one day soon.
Cowboys for Trump founder Couy Griffin, who's from New Mexico, made a Jan. 7 video in Roanoke in which he promised another American revolution, and that Joe Biden would never be president.
In 2010 a con man convinced the Virginia General Assembly to enact a law that helped him perpetuate his scam. Now, an engrossing new book describes how journalists in Florida exposed the con man and his history of fraud.
Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus have sent a letter to President-elect Joe Biden's transition team lobbying for New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham to be nominated for the role of health and human services secretary.
The ’90s heartthrob was raised in New Mexico by his mom on home-cooked meals inspired by his Puerto Rican heritage.
A New Mexico fourth-grader has been walking to his shuttered school to do classwork over its WiFi because he didn't have internet access at home.
A leading health expert says US Covid-19 cases will begin to rapidly accelerate in a week as the country topped 60,000 new infections Tuesday -- triple what the daily average was back in June, when restrictions had begun to ease.
New Mexico’s 2nd District, in the arid and sparsely populated southern half of the state, is among the most rural of the Democratic-held seats Trump carried in 2016. That could make it harder for Torres Small, a water rights lawyer who has built a strong local profile, to hold on after her narrow 2018 victory. She faces a rematch with Republican former state Rep. Yvette Herrell, who has doubled down on her support for Trump.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico elementary school teacher on Zoom with students had a lesson interrupted thanks to an uninvited guest: a bullsnake.
A woman caught driving a stolen car over the weekend reportedly told the police she was Beyoncé.
Oklahoma hires Murray as RB coach
Today we have a happy-ending story that involves a soul-bruising crime, a good deed and a healthy dose of karma. The tale begins and (sort of)…
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An 84-year-old New Mexico woman’s misdial meant for a medical supply store went to an investigator in a district attorney’s office — and led to a new walker.
The future of one of college football’s historic in-state rivalries has been questioned this week after allegations that fans at Iowa State’s …
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Police say the server told her, “That’s not how this works,” but gave her the meal after she came toward him.