A 15-year-old boy fatally shot two adults and three children at a home near Albuquerque, authorities said Sunday. The teenager was arrested on murder and other charges in connection with the shootings. (Jan. 20)
A worker unwrapping frozen meat at an Albertsons store in Roswell, NM found a handgun and ammunition packed with it. The semi-automatic Rock Island Armory .38 Super along with seven rounds of ammo found with it is now with police. (Dec. 7)
A Department of Homeland Security Office of Inspector General probe is investigating the U.S. Border Patrol's use of force policies along the border with Mexico. The AP takes an inside look at how candidates are trained to become agents. (N...
Nick Warner, a physics professor at the Univ. of Southern California, says the lack of air resistance was key when Felix Baumgartner broke the sound barrier after he jumped from his balloon-tethered capsule 24-miles above earth. (Oct. 15)
Felix Baumgartner hit Mach 1.24, or 833.9 mph, according to preliminary data, and became the first person to reach supersonic speed without traveling in a jet or a spacecraft during a record 24 mile skydive over the New Mexico desert. (Oct...
In a giant leap from more than 24 miles up, a daredevil skydiver shattered the sound barrier Sunday while making the highest jump ever, a tumbling, death-defying plunge from a balloon to a safe landing in the New Mexico desert. (Oct. 14)
Authorities in Albuquerque say three people were hurt on Saturday when a commercial hot-air balloon pilot tried to let the craft's basket dip into the Rio Grande as it floated past. (Sept. 24)
People across the Southwest got an early morning show in the sky, courtesy of missiles fired from New Mexico that left a brilliant white contrail on Thursday. The twisting cloud-like formation was visible in Phoenix and Las Vegas. (Sept. 13...
New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez blasted President Obama for breaking promises and running up the national debt, during her speech to the Republican National Convention Wednesday night. (Aug. 30)
An Albuquerque police officer is facing battery charges for using a stun gun on one suspect and punching another after he had surrendered, Albuquerque police announced. (Aug. 17)