Records: Most new voters in New Mexico are independents

SANTA FE – State records show the biggest increase in New Mexico voter registration is among residents who declined to state a party affiliation. The Albuquerque Journal reports nearly 54 percent...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Man gets public service for wildfire along Colorado River

GRAND JUNCTION – A man who admitted accidentally starting a wildfire that burned about 200 acres along the Colorado River has been sentenced to 80 hours of public service under a plea agreement....

DATE: Oct. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado man may face third charge after confronting hunter

ASPEN – A Colorado man who was charged after allegedly berating a hunter for legally killing a bear next door to his property may face a third charge related to the incident. The Aspen Times...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Woman says Washington state lawmaker raped her in 2007

A woman has accused a Washington state lawmaker of raping her 11 years ago, saying she was inspired to speak out following the televised allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh

DATE: Sept. 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Uganda's opposition pop star says he doesn't feel safe

Ugandan pop star and opposition figure Bobi Wine says he is concerned about his safety four days after returning home from the United States

DATE: Sept. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

A list of projects public can vote on for preservation money

A list of projects public can vote on for preservation money

DATE: Sept. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Rebels say airstrike hits radio station in Yemen, killing 4

A Yemeni rebel official says a suspected airstrike by a Saudi-led coalition fighting the Shiite rebels hit a local radio station in the Red Sea port province of Hodeida, killing at least four people

DATE: Sept. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Wyoming guide dead after bear attack; Florida hunter hurt

JACKSON, Wyo. — Wyoming authorities say a hunting guide has been found dead after he and a client were attacked by a bear. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports the body of 37-year-old Mark Uptain...

DATE: Sept. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

‘Jaws of Life’ used to free bear with head stuck in milk can

ROSEAU, Minn. — Firefighters had to use the Jaws of Life to help free a black bear whose head was stuck in a milk can in northern Minnesota. Conservation officer Eric Benjamin with the Minnesota...

DATE: Sept. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

State settles lawsuit over sex bias with prison workers

SANTA FE – Current and former employees of a state prison have reached a $2.5 million settlement with the state to resolve allegations of sexual harassment and discrimination. The Albuquerque...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado store throws Nike sale in protest of Kaepernick ad

COLORADO SPRINGS – A Colorado Springs store is trying to permanently get rid of its Nike inventory in light of the company’s recent ad featuring Colin Kaepernick, the former 49ers quarterback who...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Virgin Mary statue in New Mexico reportedly ‘weeping’ again

HOBBS, N.M. – A Virgin Mary sculpture in a New Mexico Catholic church that has appeared to be weeping in the past is reportedly crying again. Devotees say the bronze Our Lady of Guadalupe statue in...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living