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Santa Fe propels urbanization trend in New Mexico

Aug. 13, 2021 00:09 AM EDT

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Among four major cities in New Mexico, the state capital of Santa Fe was the fastest growing over the past decade. The Census Bureau on Thursday released a trove of demographic data on how the U.S. population changed between 2010 and 2020. ...

Agency officials OK restoration plan for forest, grasslands

Jul. 31, 2021 18:45 PM EDT

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — U.S. Forest Service officials in New Mexico have approved a plan for restoration of wetlands and areas along waterways in the Carson, Cibola and Santa Fe national forests and the Kiowa National Grasslandx. The plan is intended to enhance wildlife...

"Cyber disruption" stops websites of Iranian ministry

Jul. 10, 2021 09:48 AM EDT

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Websites of Iran’s transport and urbanization ministry Saturday went out of service after a “cyber disruption” in computer systems of its staff, the official IRNA news agency reported. The report did not elaborate but said the case is under...

Phoenix's dry heat also sets record for hottest June ever

Jul. 02, 2021 00:11 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — It may be a dry heat, but Phoenix's sizzling weather last month set a record for the hottest June in the city's history. National Weather Service meteorologists said the average temperature in Phoenix over the course of last month was 95.3 degrees...